Event Info for 2016
  • Date: Sunday, August 14, 2016.
  • 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 Living Festival will be part of Streets Alive which will take place on Main Street between Chicago Avenue and Florence Avenue.
  • Map: Click HERE to see and print where the festival is located in the City of Evanston
  • Festival Site Map: Click HERE.
  • 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. Attendees and exhibitors can park in the neighborhoods surrounding the Streets Alive! event which will be held on Main Street between Chicago Avenue and Florence Avenue.
  • 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, between Ridge and Asbury avenues, within walking distance of these rail stops.
  • Bike Parking.  See the Festival Site Map above. 
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