September 7 & 8
100 N. Seymour Ave
Deadline: June 15
The show is a juried 2 day Fine Arts Festival. In addition to our professional artists, we have a high school tent for students to exhibit their work. We award both high schools scholarship money to help young artists as they pursue art careers.
Our mission is to support the arts, provide scholarship money to deserving art students at Mundelein and Carmel Catholic High Schools, and bring more attention to Mundelein as an excellent place to live and visit.
What to expect:
Great turnout, Free breakfast, purchase awards (around $1,000),
judge's awards (4 awards totaling $475), village purchase ($500), emerging artist award ($500). Our volunteers are great, we do everything possible to make it a nice experience for our artists. Most artists come back. We have received excellent feedback from our end of show survey.
Our Media: We advertise in the Chicago Tribune, The Daily Herald, The Lake County Magazine, signage in surrounding 4 towns, in town banners and signs, Facebook and Linkedin.
- drive in set-up, help setting up booth
- free breakfast and water
- booth sitting
- easy parking
- Mundelein police security Saturday night
The demographics: The local economy average income is around $91,000, very diverse community, lots of community spirit and support.
Sponsor partners: McDonalds is our major sponsor with a lot of support from individual businesses in Mundelein.
For more information: www.mundeleinartsfestival.com or email Mundelein Community Connection at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (847)970-9235
Download application: www.mundeleinartsfestival.com
or contact Christa Lawrence at: email@example.com
Find even more art fairs looking for artists: www.CallsforArtists.com