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79th Street Renaissance Festival


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13th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival

Check out the 13th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival on Saturday, September 8, 2018 and Sunday, September 9, 2018, 10:00am to 7:00pm on 79th Street between Racine and Loomis.

As always, this family friendly festival is free and open to everyone and promises to be the best end-of-summer block party you will attend.

Remember that the Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival is an opportunity for us to not only showcase our community and have a great time, it's also an opportunity to shop responsibly and locally on the southside of chicago and to support the hard working, small businessmen and women who particpate each year. So, while you're enjoying the free PlayStreets activiation games, paid game and spa trucks for youth, the music, and the fun - don't forget to buy a few things from the local southside vendors. As part of the festival, in partnership with SSA #32 & SSA #69 and the City of Chicago, we are encouraging all to support a local business and "Shop Small, Shop South!"

If you are interested in sponsoring, vending, donating, or performing at the 13th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival, in 2018, please contact event coordinator, C Johnson and Associates, at  (773) 723-3557 or email

Click on the following link to go the GAGDC Festival main 79th StreetRenaissance Festival Web Site

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