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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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Severe Alert Jun 12, 2017 Taste of Chicago Chef du Jour Tickets, Get yours before they're gone 2017
Severe Alert Jun 9, 2017 DCASE Job Opportunities
Severe Alert May 10, 2017 Taste of Chicago Concert Seating Tickets On Sale Now!
Severe Alert Apr 19, 2017 Jumping Jack Program Application Now Available!

Most Recent News (Cultural Affairs and Special Events)

Jun 23, 2017 Chicago SummerDance Celebration in Millennium Park on August 26 to Feature Local Dance Companies and the Finale of a Citywide Footwork and Steppin’ SummerDance-Off Competition
Jun 22, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces New Public Art in All 50 Wards as Part of the Year of Public Art
Jun 21, 2017 Lifeway Foods Taste Kitchen Hosts Cooking Demonstrations by Celebrity Chefs and Others at Taste of Chicago, July 5-9
May 30, 2017 The 59th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show Presented by Shell Oil Products Soars into Town this August 19 and 20
May 23, 2017 Mayor Emanuel Announces City’s 37th Annual Taste of Chicago to Serve Up a Cultural Feast for Your Senses
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