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 and HolidayWauk! 
Saturday, December 17th

Hop on and off the fun, FREE Trolley when going from gallery to shop to restaurant!


Arts & Entertainment District
 
Downtown Waukegan

Galleries




UNDERCROFT GALLERY presents "Connections Across Generations"
with works by Fran Colboth, Jennifer Colboth and Alyssa Colboth Matoska.  Meet the artists during ArtWauk!

410 Grand Avenue, Lower Level
Hours are  4 - 7pm
undercroftgallery.com


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DINOSAUR STUDIO TATTOO features the art and photography of Scott James, a "who's who" of comic book and fantasy arts.  Dinosaur will also feature Lake House Soy Candles & Bath and Ed Pincombe with his hip, cool t-shirts. Gift-giving time is here and Dinosaur has got you covered!
116 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/DinosaurStudio

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

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SIDECAR STUDIOS rings in the Holiday Season with art, gifts, music, and more!
Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street
www.facebook.com/SidecarStudios

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URBAN EDGE GALLERY hosts the closing reception of the 5th anniversary of On The Edge Takeover!  
Urban Edge also hosts Waukegan High School student artwork.

And the perfect stocking stuffer for your holidays ...



Refreshments will be served
Gallery curated by Vickie Marasco
220 W. Clayton
Urban Edge
  

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KARCHER 405 GALLERY features Kinder Fest with offerings for the whole family.  Works by students in Jefferson and Webster Middle Schools and Clearview and Glenwood Elementary Schools continue to be features.
Karcher 405 Gallery
405 Washington Street



KARCHER 405 GALLERY also features The Darkroom with works by [jonrev Projects]
Karcher 405 Gallery
Free admission. Free refreshments.  Free parking.
405 W. Washington Street
5 - 9pm
www.facebook.com/Karcher405Gallery

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THE MIC wants to help you celebrate all the holidays with kids' painting, coloring, and ornament-decorating, all served up with hot cocoa for $5 from 5 - 7:30pm.

405 W. Washington Street
www.facebook.the-mic


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Back by popular demand, Ornament Decorating at TUFO GALERIE! Get inspired, show your artistic flair, and enjoy.


  
TUFO GALERIE features:  Patrick's new artistic endeavors and trademark sports and celebrity portraits;
Wayne Munn spent a year documenting one of Ray Bradbury's most iconic and surviving "Dandelion Wine" locations, 
Amber O'Brien's captivating metaphysical art on prints, buttons and stickers
Refreshments served and conversation welcomed!
116B N. Genesee Street.
Facebook.com/TufoArt


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THE BUNKER featured Martian Agriculture LIVE from 7 - 8pm.  Works from Daniel Webster Middle School will also be on display.
114 S. Genesee Street, 3rd Floor
www.facebook.com/The Bunker



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DANDELION GALLERY features its Small Works Show, just in time for the holidays

Complimentary refreshments.
109 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/DandelionGallery



The Shop at DG has artisan-made holiday items available for gift giving and decorating your home.  
FREE gift wrapping available for purchases from The Shop at DG and Dandelion Gallery!



109 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/TheShopatDG


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MAYFIELD GALLERY features works by students from John S. Clark Elementary School
St. Rep. Rita Mayfield District office
120 S. Genesee Street

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OLSON ACE HARDWARE GALLERY featuring works by students from Oakdale Elementary School and will open until 6pm.
Olson Ace Hardware
239 N. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/OlsonAceHardware
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Theatres





THREE BROTHERS THEATRE presents Santa vs. Krampus
Curtain is at 7:30pm. Tickets are available online. Walk-ins welcome as space permits.  
115 N. Genesee Street
www.3brostheatre.com

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GENESEE THEATRE hosts Christmas with the King and Billie Holiday
Tickets available online and at the Genesee Box Office.  The show starts at 7:30pm
203 N. Genesee Street
www.geneseetheatre.com



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Other Venues 


The Waukegan Arts Council Window Project is featured at Academy Square
204 N. Genesee Street The Window Project features works from a variety of artists,
including students at Jack Benny Middle School and Lyon Magnet School!


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Art Below Zero ice sculpture with live demonstration from 5:30 - 6pm in 
Jack Benny Plaza

140 N. Genesee Street


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Bring your camera for FREE Photos with Santa!
from 6 - 8pm at 
Jack Benny Plaza!  

Corner of Clayton and Genesee Streets

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Bring your pets to a special version of Photos with Santa supporting WAGS!  Just $15!
Santa will be available from 5 - 9pm at 
221 N. Genseee (just north of the Genesee Theatre)


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ROSATI'S PIZZA has live music every Friday and Saturday night starting at 9pm. 
Come in for great pizza, drinks and music!
226 N. Sheridan Road
Rosati's Pizza

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South Genesee has transformed into Candy Cane Lane for the night, including in-store specials, holiday cheer and ... 

Rudolph & Friends Reindeer Petting Zoo!  Bring your camera!



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SWEET TREASURES RESALE shares Candy Cane Wishes and Mistletoe Kisses with all of your at HolidayWauk 
Hot Chocolate Bar!
Candy Cane Kisses from Lexi the Elf!
FREE gift when you purchase $30 or more!
100 S. Genesee St.
www.facebook.com/SweetTreasuresResale





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HAYZE VAPE wants to thank all its customers and wish you a happy holiday!
102 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/hayzevape/




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CALAMITY JANE'S is open and has plenty of unique and interesting gifts and goodies.  Stop in and say HI! 
104 S. Genesee St.

www.facebook.com/calamityjane


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COLON RESALE SHOP invites you to check out their holiday offerings and deals.
106 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/ColonResaleShop


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FAMILY PIANO presents the Royal Instruments from 6 - 8pm at their School of Music!
Family Piano
 is a technician-owned music store and it was named one of the Top 100 Music Dealers
for the entire United States - the ONLY piano store in the Chicago-land area to win this honor!
114 S. Genesee Street
www.familypianoco.com


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GREEN TOWN TAVERN is holding an Ugly Sweater Party.  Prizes awarded and specials offered.  Join them for Holiday Fun!


Low-reen and the Lazy Dogs will play from 9 - 11pm!


Green Town is also hosting the Original Scoopers and Sixties Chicks Holiday Hangout and the public is invited!  Come upstairs to enjoy music provided by DJ Spontaneous, door prizes and fun!  $1

Enjoy one or more of Green Town's 100 craft and microbrews.  
110 S Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/Green-Town-Tavern

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YOUR THIS AND THAT SHOP is celebrating the holidays.  Discounts and deals throughout the Shop!  
Refreshments served as always.
127 Water Street
www.facebook.com/YourThisandThatShop

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17 NORTH is hosting its Second Annual Holiday Bazaar!  Handmade artwork.  Handmade crafts.  Retail vendors.
Ask about ArtWauk food and drink specials
17 N Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/17northwaukegan



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A CUBAN EXPERIENCE 
New cigars are coming in all the time.  Military, police and fire department discounts!

119 N Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/A-Cuban-Experience-Waukegans-Cigar-Lounge-515523395296988/


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

www.facebook.com/taproom36/


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 FONG'S KITCHEN
Bring in your ArtWauk program for 10% off your bill!
38 N Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/FongsKitchenWaukegan


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TENTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT DEMOCRATS
118 N. Genesee Street
http://tenthdems.org/


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BURGUNDY ROOM

215 Washington Street
www.facebook.com/pages/The-Burgundy-Room

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WAUK-N-WHISKEY invites you to a Club Illusions Winter Extravaganza!  Two shops, including an alcohol-free 15 and older show from 7 - 10pm and their usual 21+ show starting at 10:30pm.  $5 at the door and you will be entertained!
30 N. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/WauknWhiskey


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TREASURE CHEST features vintage collectibles and more. Delightful refreshments served!
105 S. Genesee Street


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HERO MARKETPLACE 
141 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/HeroMarketplace



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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 growing arts community in Waukegan's
Arts & Entertainment District!


The first 2017 ArtWauk is January 21st!