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78 E. Washington St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602

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800 S. Desplaines St.
Chicago, IL 60607

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The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is dedicated to enriching Chicago’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy. This includes fostering the development of Chicago’s non-profit arts sector, independent working artists and for-profit arts businesses; providing a framework to guide the City’s future cultural and economic growth, via the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; marketing the City’s cultural assets to a worldwide audience; and presenting high-quality, free and affordable cultural programs for residents and visitors.

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High Alert Aug 19, 2015 Agenda for Tuesday, September 1st Cultural Advisory Council Meeting

Most Recent News (Cultural Affairs and Special Events)

Aug 4, 2015 2015 Fifth Star Awards will Present “Rising Star” Youth Award to Abdullah Quick
Jul 21, 2015 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces Full Lineup Featuring Diverse International Musicians September 11-22
Jul 20, 2015 Third Annual "SpinOff" Showcases Contemporary Dance made in the Midwest November 5-21
Jul 14, 2015 35th Annual Taste of Chicago Served Culinary Delights for 1.4 Million People at Chicago’s Iconic Festival
Jul 8, 2015 Chicago Jazz Festival: Neighborhood Nights Brings Jazz Performances Free of Charge to Neighborhoods Across the City
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