About 2020-01-28T03:08:38+00:00


The Ridge Park Art Fair & Festival is sponsored by the Chicago Park District, The Ridge Park Advisory Council and The John H. Vanderpoel Art Association. The John H. Vanderpoel Art Association is in residency at Ridge Park through the Chicago Park District’s Arts Partner in residence program, which unites artists and communities in Chicago’s parks.

The Ridge Park Art Fair & Festival will take place on June 20, 2020 on the grassy areas of Ridge Park, which is located at 96th Street and Longwood Drive in Chicago´s Beverly Hills community.

  • Set up will be between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Opening hours will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Break down will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m..

2020 Application info.

Each vendor will be assigned to a space roughly 12 feet by 12 feet. Each vendor must bring their own tables and chairs and other display materials as needed.

Only original works of art will be accepted. We look forward to a varied show with fine art, wood working, ceramics, jewelry, leather crafts, textiles, photography, sculpture, art glass and more.

There will be music, food and many fun activities that day sponsored by the Chicago Park District.

This event will be heavily advertised with a special focus on Chicago’s south side.  Space is limited for this event so apply early to reserve your space.  If you have any questions, please contact Irene Testa at  irene@vanderpoelartmuseum.org.

See You In June!