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.
|Jul 2, 2015||The 57th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show – August 15 & 16|
|Jul 2, 2015||Archibald Motley and Chicago House Music among highlights of the 2015 Summer DCASE Exhibitions|
|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|
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