THE EAGLE HAS LANDED …or, at least, perched briefly: A one-night-only art installation (left) takes up residence in the much buzzed about but yet-to-open inn above Longman & Eagle’s dining rooms (right).
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festivals Maifest Chicago, 57th Street Art Fair
A couple of winners on this week’s festival schedule. On the North Side: Maifest, home to German music, folk dancing, and a Hofbräu keg-tapping (June 4 at 8). On the South Side: 57th Street, the Midwest’s oldest juried art fair—and your best bet among summer’s many fests for finding a piece of artwork you can actually picture hanging over your couch.
GO: Maifest Chicago: June 3: 5-9:30, June 4: 5-11, June 5: noon-11, June 6: noon-10. Lincoln and Leland. mayfestchicago.com. 57th Street Art Fair: June 5: 11-6, June 6: 10-5. 57th from Kenwood to Kimbark. 57thstreetartfair.org
Photography: (left) 7, by Casey Wasniewski; (right) Nathan Kirkman