The Lincoln Park Zoo’s Cafe Brauer will host Alex Farha & Andrew Wilkins for a jazz performance this Wednesday, continuing its summer showcase of music at the patio. Farha and Wilkins will be performing from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. For more information, check out Lincoln Park Zoo’s website. Advertisements
This Thursday, Lincoln Park Library will be hosting board game publisher Asmodee for a night of family gaming fun. Sign up here!
SPECIAL EVENTS & FESTIVALS Chicago Jazz Festival – FREE September 1-4 For the 38th year, one of Chicago’s oldest free lakefront music festivals will fall on Labor Day weekend. The festival kicks off with an afternoon full of live performances at the Chicago Cultural Center. This year has a handful of powerful acts headlining each … More Chicago’s Labor Day Lineup
Visit the zoo after dark to learn about featured plants and animals from a zoo Horticulturist and animal behavior expert. The next Safari will be on August 24th from 6-7:30, featuring the Antelope & Zebra Area and Nature Boardwalk. To register, visit the Lincoln Park Zoo website.
Demolition continues on the Children’s Memorial Hospital and Lincoln Center to make room for two new mixed-use buildings. Are you excited to see these new additions along Lincoln Ave? For further detail, click here.
Returning the weekend of August 20th is one of Chicago’s most exciting events, the Air and Water Show. North Avenue & Oak Street beaches will be seeing increased traffic throughout the weekend, especially in the early afternoon. You can tune in to WBBM radio (AM-780 and FM-105.9) for broadcast descriptions during the show. For the … More Chicago Air and Water Show: What You Need to Know
This week, the library will be hosting two sessions of a crafting event in which children learn to construct balsa wood airplanes, as well as a musical performance by ScribbleMonster, a meeting of the Adult Contemporary bookclub, and a performance by the Jabberwocky Marionettes. If you’d like to participate in any of these events, sign … More Lincoln Park Library Events
The Lincoln Park Conservancy has begun to move forward with plans to revitalize the North Pond Nature Sanctuary along with the surrounding park area. Project goals include re-establishment of the native prairie and woodland, construction of a boardwalk and children’s “playscape”, and the addition of other natural elements for visitors to explore. Read more about … More New Conservancy Project Underway in Lincoln Park
Adult and family Yoga classes are taking place at Lincoln Park Zoo through September. If you’d like to register, visit http://www.lpzoo.org/yoga.