Events

No monster-like Halloween driving: Drive sober or get pulled over

Date: 
10/27/2016
Monster

"Drive sober or get pulled over" say Illinois law enforcement departments as they advise impaired "monsters"

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Rewards for Turn In A Gun Saturday

Date: 
10/21/2016
SavALif

People who "Turn In A Gun" may receive as much as $100 gift card on Sat., Oct. 22, at New Life Covenant Church, 1665 N. Mozart between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. 

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Gangs and drugs: Learn from those who know

Date: 
08/29/2016
Handcuffed

Have you wanted to ask criminals questions about how they ply their "trades"?

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12th Annual Bucktown Tree & Garden Walk has expanded activities

Date: 
08/06/2016
Rm

In addition to 70+ gardens in one square mile, the guided tree walk and the Petting Zoo at Lotties, the 12th Annual Bucktown Tree & Garden Walk is expanding into more activities for all ages

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Paint a dog and a flower or two Sunday at the Logan Square Dog Park

Date: 
06/11/2016
ClwngAround

After months of preparation, the community has a chance to participate in painting dogs and flowers on the highway wall along the Logan Square Dog Park, 2529 W Logan Blvd, Sunday, June 12, from noon to 6 p.m. 

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Festive fun from The 606 to Division this weekend

Date: 
06/03/2016
BalloonLady

From Division to Bloomingdale, there will be an explosion of activities this weekend in parts of East Village, Wicker Park, Bucktown, Logan Square and Humboldt Park.

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Holiday celebrations at Smith and Commercial Parks begin Friday night

Date: 
12/11/2015
PolarTrain

Holiday fun begins at Smith Park, 2526 W. Grand Ave., on Friday night with a Smith Park Advisory Council  (SPAC) Holiday Gathering at 5:30 p.m. followed by the Polar Express movie at 6 p.m. 

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Ukrainian Village Winter Market and Artisan Fair Saturday and Sunday

Date: 
11/19/2015
UKMarketFair

Over 40 vendors, Scholastic Book Fair, Family Fun Zone, turkey raffle, iPad raffle and food are all part of the 6th Annual Ukrainian Village Winter Market and Artisan Fair on Sat., Nov. 21 and Sun., Nov. 22, between 10 a.m. and  3 p.m. in St. Nicholas School, 2200 W. Rice St. 

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Get your festive on: Help transform the Wicker Park Fountain into a winter wonderland

Date: 
11/18/2015
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UPDATE:
Cancelled due to predicted snow/rain. New date to be determined.
 

The smell of evergreens, the twinkle of tiny Christmas lights, creating decorations then hanging them with friends and strangers is part of the annual fun decoration event for the historic Gurgoyle Fountain in Wicker Park,

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Breaking News: The 606 Halloween event moved to 14th District Shakespeare Station and other Halloween news

Date: 
10/30/2015
14DistWKids

BREAKING NEWS:
Change of venue for Halloween celebration on Saturday for The 606, Julia de Burgos Park and Churchill Park...because of Mother Nature's plans of more rain.

Two parks, Haas Park, 2402 N. Washtenaw, and Smith Park, 2526 W. Grand Ave. will be catering to kiddies start Friday (today) at 3:30 p.m. 

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Boo Palooza in Wicker Park one of many Halloween spirited activities this weekend

Date: 
10/23/2015
PumpkinInPatch

Boo Palooza, which has been drawing 3,000 plus each year is set to greet all ages this Saturday in Wicker Park, 1425 N. Damen, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., rain or shine. WPB Chamber of Commerce and Commercial Park are conjuring up festivities on Saturday too. 

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Midnight Circus under the big top in Smith Park this weekend

Date: 
10/09/2015
Aerialist

If you missed the successful Midnight Circus in the Parks (MCIP) in Wicker Park on Sept. 19 and 20, Smith Park is making it possible for you to enjoy all the fun and action Sat., Oct. 10, and Sun., Oct. 11, with shows at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. at 2526 W Grand Ave. 

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Circus magic underway in Wicker Park: One weekend = four performances

Date: 
09/18/2015
3Tents

The big top is up and the magic will be happening this weekend in Wicker Park, 1425 N. Damen. Midnight Circus in the Parks (MCIP) will perform four shows. With two on Saturday, Sept.

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All in Wicker Park starting Thursday: Movie, open mic and theatre

Date: 
08/27/2015
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Four major free events will be featured in Wicker Park this week starting the evening of Thursday, August 27. There will be a Movie in the Park, Wicker Mic, the Farmers Market and a play. All events are done in partnership with the Wicker Park Advisory Council and the Chicago Park District.

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Last 2015 Tuesdays at the Triangle: The Polish Triangle Trio

Date: 
08/22/2015
VanceOkraszewski

Tuesdays at the Triangle 2015 ends this season August 25 with the Polish Triangle Trio, who will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. where Wicker Park, Pulaski Park, Noble Square and East Village meet...intersections of Milwaukee, Ashland and Division.

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deHurricane Band brings real rock roots reggae to the Polish Triangle

Date: 
08/13/2015
deHurricane

deHurricane Band is coming for this weeks upcoming Tuesdays at the Triangle. They’ll be performing on August 17th, from 6 to 8 p.m.

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Sunday feast in Wicker Park…soul, body and spirit

Date: 
08/08/2015
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Sunday feasting may begin by feeding the body at the Wicker Park/Bucktown Chamber's Farmers Market on Aug. 9, starting at 8 a.m. in Wicker Park, 1425 N. Damen. There will be a 40-minute window for concentrating on the soul by meditating at 9.

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Matt Ulery's Loom coming to Tuesdays at the Triangle

Date: 
08/06/2015
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Matt Ulery’s Loom, jazz quintet, will be weaving music for this weeks event as part of Tuesdays at the Triangle, a local event hosted by the Polish Triangle Coalition. The event will be held on August 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. where Milwaukee, Division and Ashland intersect.

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Suzuki violinists and steel drummers to take over the Polish Triangle

Date: 
08/03/2015
SuzukiViolinists

Young Suzuki violinists and steel drummers will be laying down the beat at Tuesdays at the Triangle in the Polish Triangle at the intersection of Milwaukee, Division and Ashland, Aug. 4 from 6 to 8 p.m.

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Youth take over.... Tuesdays at the Triangle July 28

Date: 
07/24/2015
LuceroFamily

Cielito Lindo Family Folk Music and 826Chi will rock Tuesdays at the Triangle, July 28, 6 to 8 p.m., in the Polish Triangle, where Milwaukee, Division and Ashland converge. 

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