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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)

Aug 14, 2017 David Ross will Tandem Jump with the U.S. Army Golden Knights at the 59th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show on Saturday, August 19
Aug 10, 2017 EXPO CHICAGO and the City of Chicago Announce Second Annual Program for OVERRIDE | A Billboard Project
Aug 10, 2017 The Chicago Jazz Festival will be Heard for the First Time in China, the United Kingdom, Austria and Other European Countries through the WFMT Radio Network
Aug 8, 2017 The City of Chicago will Celebrate the Year of Public Art with a Month-long Public Art Festival featuring New and Iconic Artworks throughout the City
Aug 2, 2017 Floating Museum to Travel to Locations Along the Chicago River, Chicago Riverwalk and Chicago Park District's Eleanor Boathouse Among Other Summer Locations
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