06/10 2016

Wells Street Art Festival Returns June 11-12, 2016!

220 juried artists, live music, tasty food, kids area, more!

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11/23 2015

Old Town Tree Lighting – December 1st, 5:00PM

Join us As We Welcome In The Holiday Season!

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10/05 2015

Old Town Summer Plant Giveaway | Oct. 6

Summer’s officially over and there’s a crisp chill in the air, which means it’s time once again to find homes for the beautiful summer plantings along Wells Street. From 3-5pm on Tuesday, October 6th we will host a plant giveaway of this year’s rotation of summer plants down at the corner of Wells & Evergreen (near Franklin Fine Arts Center). …

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10/05 2015

Old Town Restaurant Week | October 26-31

Chicagoans will get a new taste of Old Town during the 2015 Old Town Restaurant Week Monday, October 26 to Saturday, October 31. This week-long foodie celebration, presented by the Old Town Merchants & Residents Association, will include more than a dozen restaurants offering special menu options, cooking demonstrations and week-long dining deals across Chicago’s …

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10/05 2015

LIVE WELL Health-Wellness Showcase | Oct. 5-11

Chicago’s historic Old Town neighborhood welcomes in the fall with the return of its Live Well health and wellness showcase Monday, October 5th through Sunday, October 11th. To highlight the diverse and abundant wellness establishments in Old Town, the Old Town Merchants and Residents Association (OTMRA) has coordinated special discounts, free classes, complimentary exams, unique programming and …

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08/26 2015

41st Wells Street Art Festival – June 13-14, 2015

More than 200 local, regional and inter/national artists

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1520 N. Wells St., Chicago IL 60610

The Old Town Merchants & Residents Association welcomes you to experience Old Town with its historic charm and modern sensibility.

Chicago's Historic Old Town Neighborhood