Department Office Locations:
Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Maxwell Street Market
800 S. Desplaines St.
Chicago, IL 60607
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.
|Dec 5, 2013||Cultural Advisory Council Meeting Schedule for 2014|
|Dec 5, 2014||Lake FX Summit + Expo|
|Nov 25, 2014||OnEdge offers Experimental Theater and Dance January 16 – February 1|
|Nov 16, 2014||Dance-Along Nutcracker®|
|Nov 7, 2014||New “IncentOvate” grants help Chicago’s cultural institutions create new arts experiences for the public|
|Nov 5, 2014||Millennium Park’s McCormick Tribune Ice Rink opens Friday, November 14|
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