Glenwood Avenue Arts Festival 2010

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Summary

The Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest (GAAF) is a free, weekend-long event that features artists, open studios and live entertainment on three outdoor stages and 4 music venues. There are 3 outdoor stages and 4 music venues; approximately 36 artists will play on festival stages and 20-30 on venue stages.

Compensation based on act and time slot.Submissions for this opportunity will be considered for both stages at the festival and stages at post festival parties as well./n/nThe Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest (GAAF) is a free, weekend-long event that features artists, open studios and live entertainment on three outdoor stages and 4 music venues. Experience art, theater, music, as well as food and drink, on the cobblestone streets of the Glenwood Avenue Arts District in Chicago’s historic Rogers Park neighborhood.



The festival will kick off Friday, August 20, 2010, 6-10pm. The festival itself will be Saturday and Sunday, August 20-22, 2010, noon to 8pm. There are 3 outdoor stages and 4 music venues; approximately 36 artists will play on festival stages and 20-30 on venue stages.



Compensation based on act and time slot. There is no admission charge, suggested donation or gated point of entry. The ambiance of the Fest is enhanced by the Fest spilling into the neighborhood and the neighborhood spilling unrestricted into the fest. Local commercial sponsors provide the support to maintain the free festival. Visitors are encouraged to purchase arts and crafts, food and beverages.



Submissions for this opportunity will be considered for both stages at the festival and stages at post festival parties as well.



The Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest takes place in the Glenwood Avenue Arts District on Chicago’s North Side, in the heart of Rogers Park, on Glenwood Ave., 6900 – 7000 North (between Farwell and Lunt) and the 1400 block of Morse Avenue, steps from the Morse Ave stop on the CTA Red Line. Outdoor fest and many art studios are handicapped accessible. The event has been running for over 9 years.

Terms And Conditions

1. If you are selected to perform at either a festival stage or Post Fest Party at one of the venues, We ask you not perform a Chicago show 2 weeks prior to and 2 weeks the festival weekend**

2. There is No swearing, foul language, conversation or banter depicting lewd acts or activities, racist, or vulgarities permitted from the stage**

3. Nudity of any kind is NOT allowed**

4. Performers breaking or damaging any festival and or venue sound and stage equipment will be held liable and the cost of repair or replacement will be deducted from their payment (if Applicable), or be liable to pay for damaged goods the night of the performance

5. Performers must follow all instructions given to them - both prior to the festival, and day of the festival, from festival staff, agents and promoters

6. Fireworks are not allowed

7. Drugs are not allowed within the festival grounds, if your band is caught using drugs in the festival grounds, you will not be allowed to perform - This is a FAMILY Friendly Fest**

**If you break this rule, You WILL NOT be paid for your performance