PARTY IN WAUKEGAN, ILLINOIS!
Join us for our  monthly ArtWauk
and experience the arts revolution
in downtown Waukegan. 

Free admission and full access to all
art galleries.
 

paintings / sculpture / film / theatre / comedy / music / performance art / great food 
amazing neighborhood / awesome people
    


ArtWauk 
April 15, 2017

Arts & Entertainment District
 
Downtown Waukegan

The FREE Greentown Trolley stops at all the hippest, coolest places ... galleries, shops, theatres, and restaurants.  Easy hop on/hop off.  
The trolley loops around every 1/2 hour.

Galleries




Urban Edge presents Human Condition, a show curated from the Richard Harris Collection.
The show is open Thursdays 11am - 7pm, Fridays 11am - 6pm, Saturdays 12pm - 5pm, and late on nights the Genesee Theatre has shows ... and, of course,  during ArtWauk!
Gallery curated by Vickie Marasco.
Refreshments served.
220 W. Clayton

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City Hall hosts the Waukegan Public School District #60 Elementary School Art Show
The show consists of a wide variety of two and three dimensional art offerings
Waukegan City Hall
Council Chambers and Second Floor Lobby
100 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue
 


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Dinosaur Studio Tattoo welcomes Dustin Lenhardt back!  Dustin will be LIVE PAINTING outside of Dinosaur, weather-permitting.  Stop by and watch, stop in to see the exhibit ... or stop in and become part of the art!
116 S. Genesee Street

Check out this video created for their anniversary and
this hip, cool video about 
Dinosaur Studio Tattoo!

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Dandelion Gallery features Rebecca Stahr: Winter's Wait/Recent Works and has works by many member artists.
Complimentary refreshments served.
109 S. Genesee Street

The Shop at DG celebrates Earth Day with many items made of recycled material, Spring and Easter gifts and goodies.  Stop in and check out Peg's Wall, too.
109 S. Genesee Street



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Undercroft Gallery presents the beautiful works of Sue Schneider
ArtWauk hours are 4 - 7pm
The gallery is also open Monday through Thursday 9am - 3pm.  
Outside of those hours, call Ali at (224) 381-0321
Christ Epsicopal Church.
410 Grand Avenue, Lower Level



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Happy Hatter Gallery features the colorful works of Alice Harrington
First United Congregational Church of Christ
320 Grand Avenue
ArtWauk hours 5 - 9pm


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The Mic hosts the 94 show for ArtWauk!  Headliner Reasy Stones, featuring Nams Homeless,
My Twin Sam, White Hare Club, Sanch, Fivy, Christian Ja Lon, and DJ Kody Sullivan. $5    
405 Washington Street


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[jonrev Projects] brings you the RETAIL series spotlighting adventures in dead malls and dark stores.
The Darkroom inside Karcher 405 Gallery
405 Washington Street


Karcher 405 Gallery 
405 Washington Street


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Sidecar Studios celebrates Spring and the good life with creativity across art disciplines!  
Be part of the show and the conversation!
Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street


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Check out this map of the Karcher ArtSpace Lofts ...





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TUFO Art Gallery features:  Patrick's new artistic endeavors and trademark sports and celebrity portraits;
Wayne Munn is showcasing his new Notecards. Mail a note to someone special and they also get a frameable print; 
Amber O'Brien's captivating metaphysical art on prints, buttons and stickers
Refreshments and conversation.
116B N. Genesee Street



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The Parlor presents "Awakening", featuring artists Josh Beadle, Christien Clark, ErosH Mantis and Vavi Crude
221 N. Genesee Street
Gallery hours are 5 - 7pm




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Theatres





Three Brothers Theatre presents God of Carnage at their north annex at 221 N. Genesee Street
Tickets available online or at the box office on show night.  Curtain is 8PM
115 N. Genesee Street


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Genesee Theatre has a lot of great shows coming up including Blues Traveler and Gin Blossoms on April 27th,
William Shakespeare's Long Last First Play (Abridged) on April 28th
and Todd Rundgren on May 3rd, just to name a few
Genesee Theatre
203 N. Genesee Street

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Other Venues 



Waukegan Arts District and Waukegan Animals Getting Saved (WAGS) suggests bringing your furry friend to PetWauk at ArtWauk!  Get a raffle ticket for a 1972 Mercedes convertible and check out the new pet waste station
Jack Benny Plaza
Southwest corner of Genesee and Clayton Streets

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Rosati's Pizza 
226 N. Sheridan Road
11am-midnight



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Sweet Treasures Resale Boutique presents the CatWauk Fashion Show at 7pm
Special tees to declare your cat or dog love.  In-store specials! 
A portion of the proceeds will benefit WAGS
100 S. Genesee St.





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Hayze VAPE is enjoying the start of Spring this weekend and hopes you are, too.  Stop in and say "Hi"!
102 S. Genesee Street


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Colon's Resale Shop is ready for bike riding this Spring.  Stop by to check out their selection of bikes ...
and, of course, their other treasures.

106 S. Genesee Street



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Family Piano features THREE LIVE performances during April ArtWauk!
"All or Nothing" - violin, pianist and vocalist 6 - 6:30,
L-Theory Collective Dance Troupe 6:30 - 7:30, vocal performance by Camille Petitcolas  7:30 - 8pm

114 S. Genesee Street


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Green Town Tavern 
100 craft beers and microbrews, good food, happy servers - what more could you want?  
110 S Genesee Street


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Your This and That Shop - If you're coming to April ArtWauk be sure to stop by the Shop!  Peter Cottontail will be making appearances throughout the night, and the deals and discounts going on will be to your delight!
Featured artist,  Austin Cantu of A-Cantu Photography, now has his own section of the Shop! 
 Refreshments always served.
127 Water Street

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A Cuban Experience
Swing by the hip, cool cigar lounge for good conversation, music, Thom Kapheim's art ... and cigars!
New cigars are coming in all the time.  Military, police and fire department discounts!

119 N Genesee Street


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17 North features ArtWauk food and drink specials!
17 N. Genesee Street



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The Taproom
Swing by and ask about their ArtWauk Specials or try a fast, tasty burger!
36 N Genesee Street




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 Fong's Kitchen
Bring in your ArtWauk program for 10% off your bill!
38 N Genesee Street




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The Burgundy Room doesn't have a featured show for ArtWauk, but check out all their upcoming goodness!  
Doors open at 10pm 21+
215 Washington Street


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Treasure Chest features vintage collectibles and more. Delightful refreshments served!
105 S. Genesee Street


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Hero Marketplace is holding its March Madness sale on Friday the 17th and Saturday the 18th from 9am til 2pm.  Decorate your house and your life while supporting the cause!
141 S. Genesee Street




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La Opera 
Your ArtWauk Oasis!
133 N. Genesee Street

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ArtWauk is the third Saturday of every month ... and FREE!

Celebrate the arts in Waukegan's
Arts & Entertainment District!


Remaining 2017 ArtWauks are:  
May 20th, June 17th, July 15th, August 19th, September 16th,
October 21st, November 18th, and December 16th