City Made Fest


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Chicago lovers, join us for Andersonville’s celebration of local businesses, brewers, performers, and makers from all across our city at City Made Fest, the only street festival that exclusively features Chicago-made craft beers, original Chicago music, distinctive Chicago food, and an unparalleled Chicago-made artisan marketplace to support and showcase all things local.


WHEN: Saturday (12-9pm) and Sunday (12-9pm) September 17 & 18, 2016
WHERE: Located on Clark Street between Argyle and Carmen (5000-5100N).
WHY: All proceeds support the Eco-Andersonville programs of the Andersonville Sustainable Community Alliance, a 501(c)3 nonprofit.


City Made Fest 2016 Details

Chicago Music

Want to preview the lineup? Check out music samples from our 2016 City Made Fest bands!

Chicago Craft Beer

City Made Fest features local-only craft beers, made in the City of Chicago, highlighting our commitment to brewers working within the city limits and supporting our  incredible local craft beer scene.

Click here to see full list of local craft beers at this year’s City Made Fest.

Green Sheep Water, in recyclable aluminum screw-top cans, will also be available at the beer booths.

Chicago artisan marketplace 2016


Shop the best of what Chicago has to offer at City Made Fest! See our list of artisans below, or click here to view the City Made Sneak Peek and see the vendors by category.








ARTISAN MARKETPLACE VENDOR NOTE: City Made Fest is a festival that highlights Chicago-based artists, musicians, breweries, and small manufacturers whose creativity and entrepreneurial spirit make this city a vibrant and thriving place. All products sold at City Made Fest MUST be made in the City of Chicago. Vendors may be asked to provide the address of the place of manufacture. If further clarification is needed, the Andersonville Sustainable Community Alliance (ASCA) or Star Events will contact you for further information. If we discover fraudulent information has been given, the vendor will be removed from the festival and will forfeit any fees paid to ASCA. 

We still have a few spots left to fill with newly added space! CLICK TO FILL OUT OUR ARTISAN MARKETPLACE/NON-PROFIT BOOTH APPLICATION FOR 2016

City Made Fest 2016 Sponsors

This festival, a fundraiser for ASCA, would not be possible without the generous support of our local and sustainability business partners. Thank you!




Bands and performers! If you are a) based in the city of Chicago b) perform original music and c) are interested in playing at City Made Fest 2017,  please fill out this booking form in order to be considered. Due to the large volume of requests that we receive, we are not able to offer bookings to everyone who contacts us.

After you fill out this form, we will keep them on file and will contact you if we would like to schedule you for City Made Fest next year, or for one of our festivals in the future. Generally speaking, we book approximately three months out from the festival.  Please note: we cannot respond to all booking inquiries. Please, no email or phone calls.

Are you a Chicago-based band performing cover tunes? Please be sure to check out our five-stage, signature neighborhood festival, Midsommarfest, on the second weekend of June each year.