Event Info for 2015
  • Date: Sunday, September 13, 2015
  • Time: 1:00pm to 6:00pm (Exhibitors should arrive by 12:00 Noon to setup - see Exhibitor Info.)  
  • Location: Main Street in Evanston between Ridge Avenue and Asbury Avenue. The green festival will be part of Streets Alive.
  • Map: Click HERE to see and print where the festival is located within Evanston
  • Festival Site Map: Will be available right before the festival
  • Transportation: Attendees are encouraged to walk, bike, run and take public transportation to the festival   
  • Driving Directions
    • From the South on the Edens Expressway (I-94)
      • Exit at Dempster St and merge onto Dempster heading east
      • Take Dempster east 2.8 miles to McCormick Blvd
      • Turn right on McCormick Blvd and go .5 miles on McCormick to Main St.
      • Turn left on Main St and proceed .6 miles to Dodge Avenue and then park in the surrounding neighborhood
    • From the North on the Edens Expressway (I-94)
      • Turn left (east) at the light onto Old Orchard Rd and go 1.6 miles to Crawford Ave
      • Turn right on Crawford Ave and go 0.5 miles to Golf Rd
      • Turn left on Golf Rd and go 1.0 miles to McCormick Blvd
      • Turn right on McCormick Blvd and go 1.6 miles on McCormick to Main St.
      • Turn left on Main St and proceed .6 miles to Dodge Avenue and then park in the surrounding neighborhood
  • Parking
    • Festival Attendees. Attendees can park in the neighborhoods surrounding the Streets Alive! event which will be on Main Street between Florence Ave and Hinman Ave in Evanston.  
    • Festival Exhibitors. To be determined.
  • Metra and CTA.  On Main St, on the west side of Chicago Ave, there is both a Metra stop and a Purple Line CTA stop. Both of these stops are located within the mile-long Streets Alive! location. The Evanston Green Living Festival will be on Main St within walking distance of these rail stops.
  • Bike Parking.  To be determined. 
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