West Lakeview Restaurant Week
Restaurants in West Lakeview
March 22-28, 2019
Discover local eats at restaurants throughout West Lakeview as they offer special discounts and prix fixe menus for one week. Produced by Lakeview Chamber of Commerce with support from SSA 27 in partnership with local restaurants.
5 Days of Give-Back
Businesses in West Lakeview
May 1 - 5, 2019
Local businesses will choose one charity to partner with to give back 15% of purchases when customers mention Give-Back at check out or put their receipt in the Give-Back box. Produced by Lakeview Chamber of Commerce with support from SSA 27 in partnership with local businesses.
Ashland & Barry
May 17-19, 2019
Kick off the summer festival season with a weekend of fun. Produced by StarEvents.
Within two blocks of the Southport/Lincoln/Wellington intersection
June 2, 2019 from 1pm - 5pm
Local artists will perform on front porches in South Lakeview. Last year we had 30 artists and 14 porches participate. The main hub of the event will be outside of St. Alphonsus with live music on their terrace. Learn more here.
Lincoln Hub Summer Workout Series
St. Alphonsus Terrace (Southport/Lincoln/Wellington intersection)
Mondays & Tuesdays, June 3 - August 27, 2019 at 6pm
Join our local fitness partners Core Power Yoga, Lakeshore Sport & Fitness and Pure Barre Lakeview
for free weekly outdoor workouts on the St. Alphonsus terrace. It's the perfect mix of fitness classes to enjoy with your local community soaking up as much summer fun as possible! This event is presented by Lakeview Chamber of Commerce and Lakeview SSA 27 along with our fitness partners. Learn more here.
At the Southport CTA Station
Thursday Evenings, June 6 - October 10 from 3:30pm - 7:30pm
A carefully curated market bringing high-quality produce, proteins, flowers and artisanal foods from local farms and vendors to a convenient location for CTA commuters and Southport Corridor shoppers. Learn more here.
Ward 47 Fresh Market + Artisan Fare
Lincoln & Marshfield
Saturdays, June 15 - October 5 from 8:00am - 1:30pm
Ward 47 Fresh Market + Artisan Fare is a new farmer's market in the West Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago, conveniently located just a few minutes' walk from the Paulina Brown Line station. Come browse a selection of fresh produce from local farms as well as a variety of artisan fare available throughout the season. Learn more here.
Southport Sidewalk Showcase
Southport Ave from Roscoe to Grace
June 22 - 23, 2019
Businesses along Southport can showcase their summer apparel on the sidewalk for shoppers to check out the season’s styles. Produced by Lakeview Chamber of Commerce.
Lakeview Live: Concerts on the Curb
Mashfield & Lincoln
Wednesday Evenings, July 3 - August 28 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm
A concert series that showcases the sounds of Chicago's talented musicians and celebrates our beloved Lakeview businesses in a laid-back community setting. Learn more here.
Southport Art Festival
Southport from Waveland to Grace
July 13 & 14, 2019 from 10am - 5pm
Hosted by Southport Neighbors Association, produced by StarEvents in partnership with Amdur Productions. Learn more here.
Chicago Craft Beer Fest
Lincoln from Addison to Roscoe
July 20-21, 2019 from 1:00pm-8:00pm
It's a celebration for beer lovers showcasing 70 specialty beers from over 35 breweries! Visitors can purchase tasting tickets to sip on beer while enjoying live music, activities and more! Hosted by West Lakeview Neighbors, produced by Special Events Management. Learn more here.
Sam Adams Lakeview Taco Fest
Southport from Roscoe to Addison
Sept. 21-22, 2019 from 11:00am-10:00pm
The glorious taco gets the spotlight it has long deserved at this Southport Corridor food and music festival kicking off the first official weekend of autumn. Hosted by the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce, produced by Special Events Management. Learn more here.
Lincoln & Southport
September 27-29, 2019
Celebrate German heritage, Chicago style. Enjoy handmade bratwursts, plenty of cold beer and music from authentic German bands and fest favorites alike. Celebrate traditions and the end of fest season with Oktoberfest! Hosted by St. Alphonsus Church, produced by Special Events Management.
Lincoln Ave Beer Stroll
Lincoln Ave from Diversey to Addison
October 20, 2019 from 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Taste Chicago's craft beer scene as businesses along Lincoln Avenue transform into tasting destinations! This ticketed event features beer samples from local breweries paired with complimentary bites at popular shops along Lincoln.
Trick or Treat on Southport
Southport from Roscoe to Grace
October 28, 2019 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm
The neighborhood's favorite fall tradition features family-friendly activities, local food vendors, craft beer, music, and trick-or-treating at local businesses.
Southport Holiday Stroll & Cocktail Crawl
Southport from Belmont to Irving Park
December 6, 2019 from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Local businesses are breaking out the holly and staying open late for this annual tradition. The Southport Holiday Stroll is free to attend and features festive entertainment, holiday specials, photos with Santa and more! The ticketed Cocktail Crawl portion of the event will include over 15 holiday-themed cocktails to taste at participating businesses along the Holiday Stroll.