May 30, 2018
34th Annual Belmont Sheffield Music Festival BIG HIT!
This past Memorial Day Weekend showcased the 34th Annual Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival. Tens of thousands of festival-goers joined us for some great music from the best 10 rock and pop cover bands in Chicago while sipping on ice cold beer, enjoying delicious fair food, and partaking in fun shopping. The Belmont Stage featured a karaoke contest from Trader Todd's, Slugger's Dueling Pianos, A drag show and guest DJ's from Berlin.

Thank you to those who joined us this year, we're looking forward to seeing you again next year!
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Featuring Wrigleyville restaurants, bars, nightlife, local happenings and more, this website will be your one stop shop guide to one of Chicago's favorite neighborhoods. Keep up to date with everything happening in the area and browse the local businesses that give Wrigleyville it's charm. Make sure to also visit and "like" Wrigleyville Chicago Neighborhood page on Facebook for all the hottest deals and news in town.
Lakeview East & Wrigleyville Banner Sponsorship Now Available

The Lakeview East Street Pole Banners are located throughout the District are now available for sponsorship. Banners are located on Broadway, Clark, Belmont, Addison and Diversey. Chamber members and local businesses have the opportunity to sponsor new banners or renew your current banner sponsorship at a discounted rate. 

Wrigleyville Area Banners:
New Banner Sponsorship (per banner):
- Lakeview East Chamber Members - $500 each
- Non-Members - $1,000 each

Surrounding Lakeview East Area Banners:
New Banner Sponsorship (per banner):
- Lakeview East Chamber Members - $250 each
- Non-Members - $400 each

Please contact Dillin Ravenscraft for more information at or by calling 773-348-8608.
Aurelio's Pizza - Now Open

On Thursday, May 24, we held a Ribbon Cutting at Aurelio's Pizza
located at 3801 N. Clark Street.
Stop in to try their full menu and enjoy their outside patio.
Businesses Opening Soon in Lakeview East!

Hotel Zachary -  3600 N Clark Street NOW OPEN!
Dutch & Docs -  Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!
West Town Bakery and Tap  Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!
Wintrust Bank Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!
Mordecai  Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!
Big Star  Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!
The Smoke Daddy  Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!
McDonald's  Located in hotel Zachary NOW OPEN!

Big City Optical -  3232 N. Broadway COMING SOON!
Lucky Dorr Patio & Tap - 1101 W. Waveland NOW OPEN!
The Alley Cafe - 3221 N. Clark NOW OPEN!
Poke Poké - 802 W. Belmont NOW OPEN!
Slice of Cheesie's - 964 W. Belmont NOW OPEN!
The Wheelhouse Hotel - 3475 N. Clark  
Union Full Board - 3475 N. Clark (Opening inside The Wheelhouse Hotel)
Pancake Cafe -  3805 N. Broadway
Okashi  820 W. Belmont NOW OPEN!
Get in the Kitchen Cooking Parties -  3617 N. Broadway
Aurelio's Pizza -  3801 N. Clark NOW OPEN!


GREAT graduation ideas at 
Stop in today!

for your Graduation Party!


This Friday, June 1, is National Donut Day (the greatest holiday), and Stan's is giving away a FREE GLAZED DONUT with any purchase all day long to celebrate. 
See you there!

Wednesdays at 8pm
Friends of Lakeview East Chamber
Eligible for Free Tickets

Cherry blossom season is in 
full bloom at Strings!
Come celebrate with our Sakura-flavored mochi, filled with azuki (red bean paste), gently wrapped in an edible Shiso leaf. 
Limited time only!

Strings Ramen Lakeview Exclusive!

Tuesday June 12th, from 6:00pm-8:00pm

Join us for a summer evening exploring rare, small-lot coffees from around the world. 
Learn more about their unique stories while kicking back to the smooth sounds of live jazz 
in conjunction with

Lakeview Vanille patisserie recently unveiled its latest Stud Muffin, Rendel. Named after Rendel Solomon, founder of the nonprofit One Stock One Future.  Throughout the month of May, one dollar of every sale will be donated directly to the nonprofit. One Stock One Future transforms children 8-18 into instant shareholders by donating one share of stock along with a program to teach financial literacy. 

Stop in a get your Rendel today!

Movies in the Park
Hawthorne School
3319 N. Clifton
Starts at Dusk
Cartoons prior to movie

Celebrating Our 1 Year Anniversary
with gifts for YOU!


Please join us for a  Japanese Tea Ceremony  as part of our 40th Anniversary celebration.

Friday, June 1
Berlin Nightclub presents a party celebrating music & video by LGBTQ artists. DJ Greg Haus mixes until 4am, with host Lucy Stoole and special guests.

Admission is FREE if you arrive before 11pm

Presented by Susan A. Hogan, Coldwell Banker

There are local artists from right around the corner to as far away as Los Angeles and Germany. Come in, browse, relax, and enjoy an eclectic mix of original art in a friendly atmosphere.

In honor of National Wine Day, 
Friday, May 25 
we will be featuring one of our favorite summer rose' wines all night

$6 Glass (normally $10)
$12 Half-Bottle (normally $20)
$24 Bottle (normally $40)

We're embracing the warm weather with a hot discount on one of our seasonal sandwiches. This week only (in store), save 25% on the staff favorite Cabra Caliente!

Field Museum scientists are taking over 
Sidetrack  on Tuesday, June 19, for an evening of cocktails, curiosity, and the science of sex and gender. 
Click here   for more details.

We love wings just as much as you! 
We're proud to say our Bonsai Wings placed
 3rd in the exotic wing category 
at this year's Wingfest! 
Stop in soon and ask to try our award 
winning wing flavor!  

Organic Rooftop Farm
First Fridays on the Farm is BACK!
Starting Friday, June 1st, 5pm-Sundown
Farmer Allison & her urban agriculture
 interns will be onsite
to answer all your growing organic questions
Family Friendly = bring the kids!
Expanded Beer Garden is Dog Friendly
 for Friendly Dogs

Presenting wineHouse's new and improved

How about a case discount every day?
Any time you buy six bottles, 
get 5% off your purchase.
Any time you buy a case, get 10% off.

And Click Here  for our June class schedule.

Lakeview's very own Si-Pie Pizzeria, 
home of the Big Boy Slice. 
Dine-in, Carryout, and Delivery.

Everything for Every Cubs Fan! Located Across from Wrigley Field! (Sheffield and Addison)  
Look for the big Green awning nearest the Addison Red Line stop.

958 W. Belmont
Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, homemade soups, cheesie appetizers, handcrafted beers, a full bar AND enjoy all of your favorite old school video games. 

Slice of Cheesie's 
964 W. Belmont
Imagine your favorite Cheesie's sandwich...ON A PIZZA! They also have a great selection of gelato. What a great summer combo - pizza, a cold drink and gelato to top it off.

If you need glasses or contact lenses, they offer a complete optical department, including a wide selection of high fashion eye wear and designer frames. Coming to Lakeview East soon!

Since 1985 Sluggers World Class Sports Bar and Grill has been giving the Wrigleyville area a place to go for much more than just a drink. With massive HD big screens and over 30 TV's to see all of your favorite sports teams in glorious high definition, you'll never miss a minute of any sports action! 
Government & Business Affairs

Small Business Education Workshops 

The Small Business Center offers FREE classes and workshops all year long.   Click here to view the workshop schedule for Wednesdays and Fridays in June 2018
Personal Credit Health: The Beginning of Your Business Start-Up
Friday, June 1st, 9:30-11:00 a.m.

City Hall, 121 N. LaSalle St. - 11th Floor, Room 1103

Presented by Alecia Boyd Financial Opportunity Center Manager at Central States SER in partnership with LISC Chicago

This workshop will discuss the important role that personal credit plays as it relates to your road to entrepreneurship. You will understand the differences between personal credit and business credit; covering all basic personal credit information such as the 3 major credit Bureaus, FICO and Vantage scores, including how to build and improve personal credit. After taking this workshop you will be equipped with the essential information needed to take the next steps in building or improving your overall personal credit health to finance a new business or expand existing operations.

To register for this workshop call 312-744-2086 or email
19th District Community Alternative Policing Strategies (CAPS)
The 44th Ward is served by the 19th District (bounded by Lawrence, Lake Shore Drive, Fullerton, and the Chicago River). Each police district is divided in beats, and each beat has a team of beat officers assigned to it. Police representatives from these teams and local community leaders conduct the CAPS meetings. For more information on CAPS, visit the Chicago Police Department's web page,  How CAPS Works

Upcoming CAPS Meetings:

Wednesday, June 6th from 7-8pm - 19th District Beats 1923, 1924, and 1925 Meeting
Location: 850 W. Addison St., Chicago, IL 60613

Monday, June 11th from 6:30-7:30pm - 19th District Beats 1934 and 1935 Meeting
Location: W. Barry Ave., Chicago, IL 60657

Tuesday, July 10th from 6:30-7:30pm -  19th District Beat 1933
Location: Illinois Masonic Med Center Library, 836 W Wellington Ave # 7501, Chicago, IL 60657

Wednesday, July 18th from 7-8pm - 19th District Beat 1922 Meeting
Location: 2452 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60618



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