The Armitage Arts Festival is a multi-arts celebration that connects people of all ages, artists, and neighborhood organizations and businesses in Chicago's Hermosa and Logan Square neighborhoods. This festival includes live music, literary performances and visual art, in venues along W. Armitage Ave. The Borderbend Arts Collective is working with several partners (including nonprofits and businesses) as festival plans come together. The venues include Mozart Park, Rosa's Lounge, Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, and Weegee's Lounge. Visit armitagearts.org to find out more about the Armitage Arts Festival -- including the full festival schedule, info about sponsors, and more.
above: legendary pianist Pinetop Perkins & his band performing at Rosa's Lounge (photo credit: Tony Mangiullo)