Author Archives: Jason Cox

Preview: 2015 Midsommarfest Music Line Up!

We are looking forward to welcoming the neighborhood and all of our many Andersonville fans to Clark Street on June 12, 13 & 14 for the momentous 50th anniversary Midsommarfest celebration! For the first time in Midsommarfest history the entire more »


Food and Drink at Andersonville Honors!

We are celebrating our 4th annual Andersonville Honors this Thursday, which has become one of the best events of the year to celebrate our fantastic, independent business community.  And you can’t really celebrate our fantastic, independent business community and not more »


Celebrating Andersonville with The Neo-Futurists!

  The centerpiece of our Andersonville Honors celebration this Thursday, April 9th is a one-of-a-kind, Andersonville-themed performance of Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind, which in its 26th year is the longest running show in Chicago theater!  TML more »


2014 Andersonville Toy Drive for Care For Real

The Andersonville community is excited to support a great local organization making a real impact on families in our area! Care For Real, the Edgewater food pantry, provides food (for people and pets!), clothing and counseling services to those in more »


Andersonville City Made Fest 2014: Meet Our Vendors!

The second annual Andersonville City Made Fest is Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21, 2014, and we are excited to host a diverse group  of craftspeople and vendors who are living and creating their wares right here in Chicago!  From jewelry more »


Andersonville City Made Fest 2014: Music Line Up

The second annual Andersonville City Made Fest is Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21, 2014, and this year’s festival is offering a line up of musical talent that, like all of the beer we will be pouring, is truly more »


Andersonville is going to ROCK during Midsommarfest!

We are incredibly excited about this year’s stage lineup for our 49th annual Andersonville Midsommarfest!  In fact, there are so many great bands to look forward to it is a little difficult to try to sum up five stages up more »


Beer is Delicious – and Supports the Neighborhood!

A portion of your beer purchase at the Community Beer Booths at Berwyn, Balmoral and Catalpa during Midsommarfest benefits four community non-profits, Friends of Peirce Elementary, Friends of McPherson Elementary, Friends of Andersonville, and the Swedish American Museum.  All of more »


Why should I give $10 at the gate, and where does that money go?

When you come to Midsommarfest, we ask for a $10 donation at the entrance gates ($5 on Friday night). Midsommarfest is the primary fundraiser for the non-profit Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC). ACC is its own small entity, not affiliated more »


Andersonville Toy Drive for Care For Real

This year the Andersonville community is excited to support a great local organization making a real impact on families in our area.  Care for Real, the Edgewater food pantry,  provides food (for people and pets!), clothing and counseling services to more »