"Art in the Park" ignites Creativity before next week's big event - the 2nd Annual Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival.
Unity Park invites local artists to set up their easels to paint and draw in the park this Saturday, July 17, from 10 AM to 3 PM. In addition to the live painting and drawing, "Art in the Park" will feature performances by local musicians, including Son Del Viento, with tasty local cuisine served alongside. The event is open to professional artists and amateurs alike. Canvases and paints will be provided so that people of all ages can take part in the fun - FREE of charge. Unity Park is located at 2636 N. Kimball Avenue.
All works created during "Art in the Park" will be exhibited and auctioned during theMilwaukee Avenue Arts Festival from July 23 - 25. Be sure to stop by our one-of-a-kind festival, located from 2250-2850 N. Milwaukee Avenue, featuring hundreds of visual and performance artists, diverse live music on three stages, family activities in both Spanish and English, Magic Hat craft brews, a complimentary trolley and more!
Visit the Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival website for more information.
Cirque Shanghai is doing a mini-performance at the Chinatown Summer Fair on Sunday at noon. Admission is free.
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