1. The West Town Art Walk is BIG!
The West Town Art Walk is in it's 6th year and has been steadily growing. This indoor event takes place inside local businesses along Chicago Avenue and has developed an eager following of shoppers.
2. Three Established Events Teaming Up
Coterie Chicago is in its 11th year and we're happy to be partnering up with The West Town Art Walk and Food Truck Social, which are both in their 6th year. We're confident this cross-promotion will expand the client base of each business and vendor involved.
3. Snack & Stroll
This year, the Art Walk is teaming up with the Food Truck Social, which takes place a block away from Beauty Bar. Together, the two events are expected to draw 8,000 consumers.
4. A Community Event
35 businesses along Chicago Avenue are participating in this year's Art Walk. This includes shops, restaurants, bars, and galleries, all of which draw diverse crowds to this event.
5. Major Press Push
In addition to our own marketing efforts, 35 participating businesses are independently promoting the Art Walk. Best of all, West Town Chamber of Commerce has purchased print and digital ads in Redeye and DNAinfo, 5 radio ads on WBEZ/NPR, as well as targeted ads on Facebook and Instagram.
6. Patrons Ready to Shop
The Art Walk draws a dedicated crowd of serious shoppers who appreciate quality-made products. With attendees coming from across the Chicagoland area, many participating businesses report the Art Walk weekend to be their highest-grossing two days of the year.
7. A Different Demographic
The West Town Art Walk draws a high-income crowd of attendees aged 25-60 who seek out art events to purchase unique handmade goods.
8. Boost Holiday Sales
Capture new customers at this highly publicized and diverse event. Tap into the consumer base of 35 businesses and three concurrent events to expand your brand awareness before the holiday sales season.
9. A Unique Shopping Experience
Coterie Chicago is teaming up with Beauty Bar for this event to provide a festive shopping experience like no other. Attendees will enjoy specialty cocktails, Beauty Bar manicures, and music while perusing locally handmade goods.
10. Easy In, Easy Out
We're making this one-day event super easy for vendors. We're supplying tables and chairs, which means all you need to do is show up and set up!
Please note: Applications submitted without payment will not be considered.
Full refunds will be given to vendors who are not accepted.
Refunds willl not be given to vendors who cancel their particpation after acceptance.