Chicago Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

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Attendance at NACAC's Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs is free and open to the public!

 

 Location & Hours

 
Location:
DePaul University Theatre School ​
2350 N. Racine Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
773/325-7917

Fair Hours:
Saturday, September 24, 2016 
1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

Set-up Hours:
Saturday, September 24, 2016 
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Need more information?:
E-mail collegefairs@nacacnet.org or info@nacacnet.org or call: 703/299-6825.

 

 For Exhibitors

 
Shipping Address:
Exhibitor packages must be delivered between Monday, September 19, 2016 and Friday, September 23, 2016. Make sure you take note of any tracking numbers and track your packages to ensure delivery. Please clearly mark all packages as follows: 

The Theatre School at DePaul University
Attn: Tracee Duerson
2350 N Racine Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
(Name/Institution Name) 
Hold for NACAC PVA College Fair 9.24.16

Recommended Hotels:

City Suites Chicago 
933 West Belmont 
Chicago, IL 60657
773/404-3400
1.4 miles/4 minutes drive from facility 

1816 N Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614
312/254-4700
1.6 miles/8 minutes drive from facility 

3434 N Broadway, Chicago, Illinois 60657
773/244-3434
2.1 miles/11 minutes from facility

528 W Brompton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657
773/404-3499
2.5 miles/13 minutes from facility

Hospitality:
Please note that we provide water for exhibitors at the Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs.  We encourage you to bring your own snacks and beverages as needed.​

Contact Information
For more information regarding this Performing and Visual Arts College Fair, email Sandy Vasquez or call 703/299-6825.


 

 Directions

 
The Theatre School is located at the corner of Fullerton and Racine in DePaul's Lincoln Park Campus.  
 
From the North and Northwest
From the Kennedy Expressway (I90/I94) exit at Fullerton Avenue and turn left (East). DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus is approximately two miles from the expressway. One big block past N. Lakewood, turn right on Racine. The Theatre School Building is located in the southwest corner of the Fullerton/Racine intersection. 

From the West
From the Eisenhower Expressway (I290), turn onto the Kennedy Expressway (I90/I94) heading toward Wisconsin. From the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/I-94) exit at Fullerton Avenue and turn right (East). One big block past N. Lakewood, turn right on Racine. The Theatre School Building is located in the southwest corner of the Fullerton/Racine intersection. 
 
From the South
From the Dan Ryan Expressway (I90/I94) continue as the expressway becomes the Kennedy Expressway (I90/I94). Exit at Fullerton Avenue and turn right (East). One big block past N. Lakewood, turn right on Racine. The Theatre School building is located in the southwest corner of the Fullerton/Racine intersection. 

From Lake Shore Drive (North or South)
Exit Lake Shore Drive at Fullerton Avenue. Head west for approximately three miles. Turn left at Racine (one block past Clifton). The Theatre School building is located in the southwest corner of the Fullerton/Racine intersection.  

You may also view a map of DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus and click on the image of The Theatre School to determine specific driving directions from your location.  

Parking: 
It is recommended that visitors to The Theatre School park in the Clifton Parking Deck, 2330 N. Clifton Avenue. The DePaul rates are $9 before 4 p.m., $7 on weekends, and after 4 p.m.  Anyone not using a DePaul ID or voucher/validation stamp will be charged $13 for 12 hours or less.  A parking validation machine is located at the Building Reception desk in The Theatre School.

 

 Workshop Information

 
​Workshop: Navigating Fine & Performing Arts Admissions
12:15 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
The Theatre School Fullerton Stage
 

 Promote this Fair!

 
​​Thank you for your interest in NACAC’s Performing and Visual Arts College Fairs. Help us promote this fair far and wide! Newsletters and posters​​ are available for wide distribution. We encourage you to share these materials on your websites, social media (#nacacfairs) and in person with the students and families you serve. Thank you for your support! ​