Bach Week Festival's music director, Richard Webster, will run the 2017 Chicago Marathon on Sunday October 8 to benefit the festival. Please pledge your support to Richard's Bach Week run! He has run previous marathons as J.S. Bach, Paul Revere, Abraham Lincoln, Robin, the Easter Bunny, Robin Hood, Prince William, a "Cash Cow", Olaf from "Frozen" and a bumble bee. Join us at 5:30pm that evening for our annual benefit, "Bachtoberfest BACHanalia" in Nichols Concert Hall (1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston). Enjoy an evening of music and wine paired in perfect harmony, complemented by a selection of hearty hors d’oeuvres from the regions of France, Italy, Germany, and Spain. Performers include Josefien Stoppelenburg, Judith Kulb, Lewis Kirk, and Jason Moy. Visit our website at bachweek.org for complete details.