Saturday 10 AM to 9 PM, Sunday 10 AM to 9 PM - Arts & Crafts section closes at 7 PM both days
Custer’s Last Stand was inducted into the Illinois Festival Hall of Fame as one of the top festivals in Illinois. There are 400 arts, crafts, and mercantile exhibitors from all around America. Thirty restaurants are featured at the Custer FoodFest. The Jazz Stage runs continuous music and the Show Stage features music and variety entertainment such as a Native American Indian Pow Wow. There is a Green Fair section and a Medicine Show presented by Piccolo Theatre featuring 20 variety acts including theatre, puppets, juggling and clowns performing throughout the fair. Each year 70,000 people attend this Evanston tradition. Patrons are encouraged to take the CTA or Metra, which stop at Main St., for ease of travel.
$10 screening fee, plus applicable booth fees. Booth fees range from $250 - $350.