The Wicker Park Farmers Market
June 4th through October 29th
Sundays, 8am to 2pm
Location: Wicker Park proper on Damen Ave., between Schiller St. & Wicker Park Ave.
The Wicker Park Farmers Market will kick off another season on Sunday, June 4th, 2017! Local vendors will be offering all the best in handmade and homegrown to get the summer started right. Our fresh fruits and veggies, baked goods, meats, cheeses, and flowers will be anything but garden-variety. The market is a great opportunity for kids and adults alike to learn about the food we eat from the farm to our table, straight from the farmer's mouth.
Alkaline Batteries Recycling
Where: WPBCC, 1414 N. Ashland
Our office is now proud to accept your single-use alkaline batteries for recycling! We are open 9am-5pm Monday - Friday.
For rechargeable battery recycling, feel free to stop
by our neighbor Lowe's at 1360 N. Ashland.
Monday - Saturday 6AM-10PM
Hours might differ
June Networking Mixer at Subterranean
June 7, 2017, 6-8pm
Subterranean, 2011 W North Ave
Come join us for our monthly networking mixer, this month at the Subterranean.
Drinks, food and fun networking with local business owners, residents and other will be provided.
Members attend for free but this event is open to the public.
So come meet your neighbors. Click
Are you looking to enjoy live music and help the environment this summer?
Interested in becoming an Eco Educator? Join the Eco Educator Team June 10-11 at Green Music Fest and receive free admission to the rest of the Festival, a meal voucher per shift worked at the festival, and two (2) free tickets to a concert of your choice at Subterranean or Beat Kitchen *Restrictions apply. There will be two shifts each day: Saturday 6/10 - Sunday 6/11: 11:30-5:30 & 4:30-10:30 SECURE YOUR SPOT TODAY via this
and email email@example.com with any questions.
Wicker Park Fest Vendor & Sponsor Opportunities Available!
Vendor and sponsor opportunities are now available for Wicker Park Fest 2017!
As one of Chicago's most anticipated summer
, and dubbed "Chicago's Best Street
of the Summer " by the Chicago Tribune,
is one of Chicago's top-drawing
, attracting visitors from across Chicagoland and the country with its fantastic music line-up.
is Chicago's longest two-day neighborhood street
presents a unique opportunity to get your brand in front of 70,000
July 29-30, 2017
! For more info, email Pamela Maass.
News from the Committees
The Promote Committee is meeting Thur. 6/1 at 8:30 a.m. at the WPB Chamber office (1414 N. Ashland).
The Clean & Green Committee is meeting Tues. 6/6 at 9:00 a.m. at Janik's Café (2011 W. Division) Join us!
New Neighborhood SAFETY & SECURITY Rebate Programs
After consulting with SSA #33 taxpayers and neighborhood stakeholders over the past six months, as well as engaging a public quality-of-life consultant (
Responsible Hospitality Institute
President & Founder
), WPB SSA #33 has updated its previous graffiti abatement rebate program to include a range of
- Security cameras
- Exterior lighting
- Anti-smash glass film
- Window repair
- Graffiti removal
- Private security
The new rebates are for eligible properties within the boundaries of WPB SSA #33, and will reimburse 50 percent of the cost of one or more of these neighborhood safety measures, up to $1,000 per measure annually, per location. Private security reimbursements are eligible for up to $2,500 annually, per location.
With the hot summer months coming up, your electric bills are sure to go up with increased A/C use. However, there are FREE energy-efficiency items available to you through ComEd, whether you're in a
building, or own a
! There are also tons of
for buying energy-efficient items. Interested in finding out more? Please contact
Call for Commissioners
MAY PUB RUN
: May 24, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
: HealthSource of Wicker Park
1448 N. Milwaukee
Ukrainian National Museum
Art Exhibit by Olga & Ivan Karakul &
Tetiana & Mykhaylo Vytiahlovskyi
: May 5- May 28, 2017
: Ukrainian National Museum
Wed, May 31, 2017 - 7:00pm
: 2005 W Division, Fatpour
Property Tax, Exemptions and Appeal Workshop
Wed, May 31 - 6:00 - 8:00pm
: St. Stanislaus Kostka School Library
1255 N Noble St
St. Stan's & City Life Car Show
When: Saturday, June 3 at 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: St. Stanislaus Kostka School
1255 N Noble St
CASA CENTRAL WEEK OF HOPE
Monday, June 5, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
2323 N Milwaukee Ave
Prologue: A Literary Cocktail Party
Friday, June 9, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
: American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Avenue, Second Floor
Green Music Fest
Saturday, June 10 - Sunday, June 11,
noon to 10pm
Damen Ave between North and Schiller
CAROLINE WELLS CHANDLER: TRANSMITTER
When: April 8 - June 3, 2017
Where: Monique Meloche Gallery
2154 W Division Street
MOVIES IN THE PARK
THE WICKER MAN
When: June 20
Where: Wicker Park
1425 N Damen Ave
Jackson Junge Gallery
A MODERN BESTIARY
When: May 12, 2017 - June 25, 2017
Where: Jackson Junge Gallery, 1389 N. Milwaukee Ave
Have Room For Waldo?
This July, Waldo is coming to Wicker Park and twenty-five local businesses are needed for this Shop Local campaign - Deadline is May 31st! If your business has any interest in participating
Green Music Fest 2017 Full Line Up Announced!
Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce and Subterranean are thrilled to announce R&B rocker JD McPherson, alt-country rock group Lucero and alternative rock band July Talk as headlining artists for Chicago's award-winning Green Music Fest in Wicker Park, June 10 and 11, 2017. Additional artists will be announced leading up to the festival. For full details, click here.
News For All
Wicker Park Bucktown
Chamber of Commerce
and WPB SSA #33
1414 North Ashland
Chicago, Illinois 60622
P (773) 384 2672
F (773) 384 7525
2018 W North Ave.
The Robey captures the storied spirit of Chicago: a bustling, ever-changing, big-shouldered town.
WICKER PARK ATHLETIC CLUB
1635 W Division Street
WPAC is located in the heart of Wicker Park, steps from the Division Blue Line station.
WICKER PARK LUTHERAN CHURCH
1500 N. Hoyne Ave
As a passionate, Christian community, we are committed to nurturing and building up the body of Christ through welcoming, creative, and diverse ministries.
ST. MARY OF THE ANGELS
1810 N. Hermitage Ave.
We work diligently to prepare our students to excel in high school, college and beyond.