Whether you're looking for a night of good music and good food shared with even better friends, or an outing with the family to enjoy a movie in the park, Lincoln Park has everything you need this weekend to make the most of summertime in Chicago!

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LINCOLN PARK ART

Enjoy an evening of Provence in Lincoln Park with pastel artist, Reven Fellars. There will be bites and bubbles, artwork available for purchase, and any custom pillows purchased at the event will be 20% off with POSH Pillow Bar.

Thursday, July 12
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Jasmin Reese Interiors
612 W. Wrightwood

This is the second annual Windy City International Film Festival featuring multi-genre films from around the world while highlighting Chicago-made films, actors, and emerging artists. 

Thursday, July 12 - Sunday, July 15
Victory Gardens Theater
2433 N. Lincoln
LINCOLN PARK MUSIC

Grab your friends & family, a cooler, blankets or chairs and get groovin’ at NEWCITY with free outdoor concerts and family fun all summer long! Up next in the summer concert series is Kravelive and Motown on Thursday, July 12. 

Every Thursday
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
NEWCITY
1457 N. Halsted

Nephew of legendary blues singer BB King, Phillip-Michael Scales is a critically-acclaimed songwriter and singer with a knack for captivating audiences with his soulful sound and catchy melodies. 

Friday, July 13
9:00 p.m. 
Four Farthings Tavern & Grill
2060 N. Cleveland

Presented by Chicago Sport & Social, Chicagoans are invited to enjoy this one-day lineup of music, volleyball, and good vibes. The hybrid tournament-festival features delicious eats and some of the best DJs in the industry, all with North Avenue Beach as the backdrop. This year's headliners include Matoma and Thomas Jack!

Saturday, July 14
11:00 a.m.
North Avenue Beach
1600 N. Lake Shore Drive
LINCOLN PARK COMEDY

Welcome To Dreamland is a captivating tale of what goes on after we stop binge watching season 3, episode 12 of the hottest new Netflix series and go to bed. 

Saturday, July 14
8:30 p.m.
The Second City
1616 N. wells

Marty DeRosa is a founding member of Comedians You Should Know, the premier independently run stand up showcase in Chicago/NY/LA and has a #1 comedy album on itunes. Adam Burke is a regular panelist on NPR's “Wait Wait Don't Tell Me” and was voted Best Stand-Up by readers of The Chicago Reader in 2014, he was also the winner of Second City's Up Next Comedy Competition. You won’t want to miss this hilarious night! 

Sunday, July 15
8:00 p.m.
Zanies Chicago
1548 N. Wells
LINCOLN PARK COMMUNITY

Save the date for the party of the summer when the Women's Board of Lincoln Park Zoo hosts Zoo Ball: Zoobilee, celebrating the zoo’s 150th anniversary. All proceeds support the Women’s Board’s leadership pledge to fund new initiatives at the zoo, such as the renovation of the historic Kovler Lion House.

Friday, July 13
6:30 - 12:00 a.m.
Lincoln Park Zoo
2001 N. Clark

Movies begin at dusk, weather permitting. Call (312) 742-1134 for daily listings and weather-related cancellations. 

“Coco”
Saturday, July 14
8:30 p.m.
Oz Park
2021 N. Burling
“Greece”
Sunday, July 15
8:30 p.m.
Jonquil Park
1023 W. Wrightwood
LINCOLN PARK FITNESS

Join Crafty Women Chicago and Lakeshore Sport & Fitness as they join forces to benefit Blessons, a mission to empower women through education! This event features thirteen favorite regional brewers and a can’t-miss silent auction for items such as rare beers and brewery tours. 

Friday, July 13
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Lakeshore Sport & Fitness
1320 W. Fullerton

Experience a breezy new take on your daily fitness schedule and choose from more than 100 professionally taught classes perfect for all levels. This weekend be on the lookout for parent & toddler yoga, power vinyasa yoga, running & conditioning training, and more! Be sure to check the online schedule for the most up-to-date class times and offerings. 

Through September 30 
Lincoln Park Zoo (Locations May Vary)
2001 N. Clark
LINCOLN PARK FOOD & DRINK

Yuzu Fierce returns to the Mousetrap on Thursday, July 12! With Yuzu on draft, 4-packs to-go, and even a special Yuzu Fierce inspired cocktail, you won’t want to miss this event!

Thursday, July 12
5:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Off Color Brewing
1460 N. Kingsbury