Partnership Opportunities

Partnership Opportunities slideshow

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The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is a marketing solutions powerhouse that produces some of Chicago's largest and most iconic festivals, including the Taste of Chicago, Chicago Air & Water Show and the Chicago Blues Festival. DCASE’s extensive inventory of events and programs reaches across all demographic interests and draws an estimated 10M guests per year.

Our events provide turn-key marketing platforms that can meet any marketing goal - from launching a new product, maximizing brand visibility, high-volume sampling or targeting key demographics. With world-class venues like Millennium Park and Chicago Cultural Center, extensive social media reach, access to City services and robust rolodex of partners, DCASE is the key to unlock limitless promotional opportunities in the lucrative Chicago market.

Maxwell Street Market (PDF)

Maxwell Street Market (PDF)

Year-Round

Chicago City Markets (PDF)

Chicago City Markets (PDF)

May-October

Professional Development Program Series (PDF)

Professional Development Program Series (PDF)

February-November

Chicago Kids & Kites Festival (PDF)

Chicago Kids & Kites Festival (PDF)

May 5, 2018

Chicago House Music Festival (PDF)

Chicago House Music Festival (PDF)

May 26, 2018

Millennium Park Music Series (PDF)

Millennium Park Music Series (PDF)

June - August 2018

Chicago Gospel Music Festival (PDF)

Chicago Gospel Music Festival (PDF)

June 1 & 2, 2018

Millennium Park Film Series (PDF)

Millennium Park Film Series (PDF)

June 5 - August 21, 2018

Chicago Blues Festival (PDF)

Chicago Blues Festival (PDF)

June 8-10, 2018

Chicago SummerDance (PDF)

Chicago SummerDance (PDF)

June 28 - August 25, 2018

Taste of Chicago (PDF)

Taste of Chicago (PDF)

July 11-15, 2018

Chicago Air & Water Show (PDF)

Chicago Air & Water Show (PDF)

Hospitality Area Opportunities (PDF)

August 18 & 19, 2018

Chicago Jazz Festival (PDF)

Chicago Jazz Festival (PDF)

August 30-September 2, 2018

World Music Festival Chicago (PDF)

World Music Festival Chicago (PDF)

September 7-23, 2018

Year of Creative Youth Festival (PDF)

Year of Creative Youth Festival (PDF)

September 22, 2018

Chicago Holidays (PDF)

Chicago Holidays (PDF)

November & December 2018

 

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