In keeping with the eclectic vibe that characterizes this neighborhood, the Wells Street Art Festival features the works of more than 250 juried artists with the eclectic mix running the gamut from paintings, sculptures and glasswork to photography, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork and more.
Although the main focus is undoubtedly art, the festival also features culinary delights from area restaurants as well as live performances by popular Dave Matthews tribute band the Trippin' Billies on Saturday, and Beatles tribute band American English on Sunday.
Festival runs Saturday-Sunday 10am-10pm. Gate donation is $7. For more festival info visit www.chicagoevents.com or call 773/868-3010.