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September 2013

7 8th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival and Family Jam for Peace

10 am–7 pm - 7901 South Racine, Intersection of 79th Street and Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL 60620

September 2017

9–10 12th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival Sept. 9th and 10th!

10 am–7 pm - Auburn Gresham Community, Between 79th Racine and 79th Loomis, Chicago, IL 60620


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79th Street Corridor and 79th Vincennes SBIF Districts are open for new applications

Applications for the 79th Street Corridor and 79th Vincennes SBIF Districts are open this month, January 2019. You can also find this information, the application form and other SBIF program details on the SBIF website.Please see below to find which other SBIF Districts are open for new applications this month and those that are on deck for an open application period next month. 

Follow Us On Twitter #79thStreetRenFest

Tweet your fesitval pictures and comments during the festival using #79thStreetRenFest and on our official TWITTER @gadc_chicago or @gagdc (unoffocial with recognized followers).

The "KING" Farley "JackMaster" Funk's Street House Party Will Close The 79th Street RenFest!

Rain or shine, see you on the 9', that's the 9th Annual Renaissance Festival in Auburn Gresham between 79th Racine and Loomis, September 6, 10:00am-7:00pm. The "KING" Farley "JackMaster" Funk, will close the festival with the largest street HOUSE PARTY of the summer! Come Party in Peace. See you on the 9!

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