Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit

The Advocate for the Arts Award honors those who have made outstanding contributions to Chicago's cultural landscape, investing in the life of the City—today and in the future. On October 6, 2020, the Festival will present awards to two extraordinary friends of the arts in our community.


The funds raised will be directed to the Festival’s ten-week concert season, artistic development initiatives, radio broadcasts, and education and community engagement programs – impacting more than 800,000 people each year.


Tickets and tables are now available for this event. For more information, please call 312.744.2162


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Event Levels & Benefits


Presto - $25,000

  • Priority table seating for a table of ten
  • Priority name placement on all benefit printed materials
  • Six complimentary seats in the VIP Festival Box, subject to availability
  • 25 complimentary single night concert passes for general Pavilion seating
  • Year-long recognition in all Festival donor listings

Vivace - $10,000

  • Prime table seating for a table of ten
  • Prime name placement on all benefit printed materials
  • 10 complimentary single night concert passes for general Pavilion seating
  • Year-long recognition in all Festival donor listings

Allegro - $5,000

  • Preferred table seating for a table of ten
  • Preferred name placement on all benefit printed materials
  • Year-long recognition in all Festival donor listings

Individual Reservation(s) - $500

  • Reserved seating for one individual