We know. A Chicago summer is more fleeting than a diet after New Year’s. But worry not, because fall can be fun, too. Here’s a list of the festivals that help keep Chicago fun long after the sun goes off duty.

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Bucktown Arts Festival  August 27–28

One of our very own books the music for this fest—and we happen to think he does a pretty good job.
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Renegade Craft Fair  September 10–11

We like art. We like crafts. A craft fair seems like our logical destination.
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Chicago Artists Month  October 1–31

The studio of another one of our very own holds an open house the fourth weekend of October—and we happen to think she does a pretty good job, too.MCGF066 Fall Festive Guide Featured event header pt 2-01

 

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The Magnificent Mile Lights Festival  November 19

We might be biased because we love working on this festival for BMO Harris, but with this much holiday spirit, it’s hard not to feel the magic.MCGF066 Fall Festive Guide Featured event header pt 2-01

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