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Chicago Cultural Center
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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Most Recent News (Cultural Affairs and Special Events)

Jul 1, 2015 In The Kitchen with Mariano’s Hosts Cooking Demonstrations by Celebrity Chefs and others at Taste of Chicago, July 8-12
Jul 1, 2015 “Food For Thought” at Taste of Chicago
Jun 26, 2015 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Celebrates Diverse International Musicians September 11-22
Jun 24, 2015 35th Annual Taste of Chicago Food and Entertainment Line-Ups Reflect Chicago’s Vibrant Culinary and Music Scenes
Jun 12, 2015 Millennium Park Summer Exhibitions Showcase the work of French Artist Jean-Luc Mylayne, Spanish Sculptor Jaume Plensa, Photographers, Architects—and Disability Advocates
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