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78 E. Washington St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602

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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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Alerts (Cultural Affairs and Special Events)

Severe Alert Sep 23, 2016 DCASE/British Council Arts & Social Practice Fellowship
High Alert Sep 30, 2016 Christmas Tree Submissions
High Alert Sep 23, 2016 Top 3 Chicago markets this fall

Most Recent News (Cultural Affairs and Special Events)

Sep 30, 2016 The City of Chicago is Looking for the Perfect Christmas Tree
Sep 20, 2016 “Wired Fridays” DJ Dance Party Series adds a side of Shake and Groove to your Lunchbreak at the Chicago Cultural Center
Sep 7, 2016 City of Chicago, Allstate to give “Rising Star” Youth Award to Joshlyn Camille Lomax at the Fifth Star Awards, September 14
Aug 24, 2016 Millennium Park Audiences Pick Their Favorite Chicago-Made Film: The Dark Knight
Aug 18, 2016 Fourth Annual “SpinOff” Showcases Contemporary Dance Made in the Midwest October 28 – November 5
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