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
Saturday, May 21st, 5-9pm
 
Arts & Entertainment District
 
Downtown Waukegan

Galleries





KARCHER 405 GALLERY presents The Show. The show will open with a look into the transformation of a drag queen, starting at 5pm, leading up to the show at 8pm.  The Drag Show fundraiser for HIV/AIDS Awareness features LoLa Madison, reigning Miss Latina Continental 2016, Mariela Durant and Gala Durante.   
Catwalk at 8pm
Karcher Artspace
405 W. Washington Street
www.facebook.com/Karcher405Gallery

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DANDELION GALLERY presents Food for the Soul, featuring Member Artist Rebecca Stahr and guest chef Jonathon Snell, pairing up a multi-sensory feast of art and food.  Mini-chef demos will take place throughout the evening.
Complimentary refreshments.
109 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/DandelionGallery

Check out this video artist Mary Neely put together for the April 2016 ArtWauk.

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DINOSAUR STUDIO TATTOO
Check out this video created for the anniversary.
116 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/DinosaurStudio

Here's another video about Dinosaur Studio Tattoo!

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URBAN EDGE GALLERY features the opening night for Bugs and Birds

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

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UNDERCROFT GALLERY presents Flower Power 
While the opening reception will be over, the art exhibit will be in full swing.
Christ Episcopal Church
410 Grand Avenue, Lower Level
www.facebook.com/undercroftgallery
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SIDECAR STUDIOS - art, music and more!
And speaking of style ... pick up "Simply Solo", the first CD released by Ivy Ford

Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street
www.facebook.com/SidecarStudios

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THE MIC presents Family Paint Event with Art Instructor Shelly Johnson
405 W. Washington Street
www.facebook.the-mic






Wildwood Studios
Reclaimed wood, artistic design, functional art
106 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/thewildwoodstudio


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TUFO GALERIE features Patrick's new artistic endeavors and trademark celebrity portraits,
Wayne Munn's high definition photographic art on matted prints and canvas,
Amber O'Brien's metaphysical art
116B N. Genesee Street.
Facebook.com/TufoArt


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Theatres




THREE BROTHERS THEATRE presents Bricks and Ivy
Tickets on sale now - and the show has been selling out!  Curtain is at 8pm.
115 N. Genesee Street
www.3brostheatre.com

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GENESEE THEATRE 
203 N. Genesee Street
www.geneseetheatre.com



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Other Venues 
  
Austin Cantu Photography Pop-Up Gallery will be at
Art Park, directly next to 12 S. Genesee Street
until 6pm



Backroom Gallery presents Miniatures in Jack Benny Plaza
Featured artists include Andi Walker, Carolna Mansur, Cassandra Anzelone, and Gina Theesfield.
Jack Benny Plaza is just north of 130 N. Genesee Street





Low-reen & Friends featuring Peewee Haze
performing at Jack Benny Plaza
at the southwest corner of Genesee and Clayton Streets





[jonrev Projects] Pop-up Gallery in the Shadow of 4 S. Genesee
Art. History. Adventure...
In front of the Waukegan Building from 5pm - Sundown





ROSATI'S PIZZA hosts the musical groups every Friday and Saturday starting at 9pm!
226 N. Sheridan Road
Rosati's Pizza





SWEET TREASURES RESALE is having a fiesta like there's no manana! 
100 S. Genesee St.
www.facebook.com/SweetTreasuresResale


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GWDC/LAKE COUNTY TECH HUB hosts the Bradbury Carnegie Preview Pop-Up
featuring music inspired by Ray Bradbury.  Performances at 6:15, 7:15 & 8:15
  
Parking available in the First Midwest Bank lot
directly across the street.  
13 N. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/LakeCountyTechHub



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 FAMILY PIANO CO. hosts artist Sam Burt and musical artist Tricia Abernathy, 6- 8pm
114 S. Genesee Street
www.familypianoco.com

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GREEN TOWN TAVERN 
Enjoy one or more of Green Town's 100 craft and microbrews.  Slip upstairs to the Origianl Scoopers Hangout
for music, dancing and prizes!
110 S Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/Green-Town-Tavern

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YOUR THIS AND THAT SHOP
Spring has Sprung at Your This and That Shop. Flowers are blooming outside and Discounts are blooming inside.  
New merchandise has arrived daily throughout the month. All art work sold during ArtWauk is 50-75% off.
Stop by and check out the Coffee & Refreshments Cart!  
127-129 Water Street
www.facebook.com/YourThisandThatShop

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17 NORTH 
Ask about ArtWauk food and drink specials
17 N Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/17northwaukegan

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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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THE BURGUNDY ROOM 

www.facebook.com/pages/The-Burgundy-Room

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WAUK-N-WHISKEY
Ask about ArtWauk specials!
30 N. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/WauknWhiskey


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TREASURE CHEST has vintage collectibles and more!
105 S. Genesee Street


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HERO MARKETPLACE is having a Hero Garden Party and May Sale!
141 S. Genesee Street
www.facebook.com/HeroMarketplace



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LA OPERA 
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!


Remaining 2016 ArtWauk Dates are ...
June 18th, July 16th, August 20th
September 17th, October 15th, November 19th, December 17th