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 SoccerWauk
Saturday, June 16th

Arts & Entertainment District
Downtown Waukegan


Dandelion Gallery features Variations, photography by Mary Neely.  Mary has exhibited throughout Lake County and her works grace the walls of many homes and businesses in - and well beyond - this area.  Do not miss this show. Refreshments served.

109 S. Genesee Street

The Shop at DG has artisan-made original works in many shapes, sizes and textures.   
109 S. Genesee Street


Sidecar Studios features artists John Ahlswede, Monica Alden, Evan Ford, Jessica Sawyer and Gutter Witch.  Come for the art, stay for the conversation.
Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street


Celebrate FIVE YEARS of Karcher ArtSpace Lofts during June ArtWauk!  
Karcher 405 Gallery
405 Washington Street.

The Mic features visual artist Samantha Caskey and LIVE music by guitar and piano officianato Stephen M. Sauer.  It's all part of Summer Series @ The Mic!  6pm
The Mic
405 Washington Street


[jonrev Projects] invites you to explore the Hidden History in and around Waukegan and Chicagoland. Free stickers ... and maybe caramel (some of the best caramel you'll ever taste)!

The Darkroom in Karcher 405 Gallery

Karcher 405 Gallery 
Refreshments served.
405 Washington Street


Dinosaur Studio Tattoo offers you the chance to be part of the art ... or enjoy the art gracing their walls.
116 S. Genesee Street

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


Kapheim Studio invites you to see this work - It's the Gods I Fear - and other new works during June ArtWauk. 

Refreshments served.
Kapheim Studio
122 Washington Street


Artpie Studio/Gallery/School of Art has a Show Opening featuring Cy Ghost, Renata, Frederick Nitsch, Curtis Bozif and James Trevino.  

Artpie Studio
 608 North Avenue
7:30 - 10:30pm

The Parlor features Styles Collide in partnership with Olson's Ace Hardware and Heart of the City, as part of SoccerWauk.
The Parlor

Three Brother Theatre Upstage
221 N. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm


TUFO Art Gallery features works by Patrick and his friends.  Stop by, pet the dogs, have a little nosh, and enjoy conversation with these creative people!  

Tufo Art Gallery
116B N. Genesee Street


Harrington Gallery will feature small paintings, pen and ink, pencil drawings and more by artist Alice Harrington.
Harrington Gallery
320 Grand Avenue
6 - 8pm

Urban Edge will be dark for June ArtWauk.
Urban Edge
220 W. Clayton



Three Brothers Theatre presents WAKE.  The four Parker siblings haven't spoken in years and that all changes tonight ... at their father's wake.  This dark comedy has adult themes and language. Tickets available online or at the box office. Curtain is 7:30pm

Three Brothers Theatre Downstage
115 N. Genesee Street


Genesee Theatre has Movies, Music and Meals - their summer film series with a twist ... dinner catered by a local restaurant!  Check out the line up, buy tickets and enjoy one of downtown Waukegan's gems!  
Genesee Theatre
203 N. Genesee Street

Other Venues

Austin Cantu of A Cantu-Photograph is set up with brand new photos at Jim Harrington's ArtPark for StarWauk - May ArtWauk.  Buy some prints and take a stroll through the park to check out the outdoor displays.
14 S. Genesee Street

Audio Beings comes to ArtWauk presenting a variety of sound and entertainment.  Expand your horizons and enjoy the fun at Madison Street Plaza/CLC Courtyard.
5 - 10pm

Low-reen & the Lazy Dogs featuring Charles Hayes will be LIVE at June ArtWauk.  Grab a lawn chair and get your groove on!
Jack Benny Plaza
140 N. Genesee St.
5 - 9pm

Horsefeathers is hosting their SUMMER SALE!  Good deals and interesting items!  Open until 6pm.
129 N. Genesee Street


Live Free Boutique is offering Find Your Balance during June ArtWauk.  The Meditation Session begins at 5pm promptly.
100 S. Genesee St.

5 - 9pm


Hayze VAPE has new flavors and fun regularly.  Stop in and enjoy!

102 S. Genesee Street


Green Town Tavern has an incredible variety of beers, good food and good service - what more could you want?!
Green Town Tavern
110 S Genesee Street

NorthPointe Resources will be at 114 S. Genesee Street in the hallway between Green Town Tavern and Dinosaur Studio - or just outside, if the weather permits! Paintings and hand-crafted jewelry will be presented for sale by this non-profit.
114 S. Genesee Street

Family is an award-winning, technician-owned music store!  They host Phil Dunavan - with classic soul, R&B and motown riffs - for June ArtWauk and host concerts regularly. Check out their schedule and enjoy LIVE entertainment!
Family Piano
118 S. Genesee Street
6:30 - 8:30pm 


Your This and That Shop invites you to find your next favorite piece of furniture, jewelry, vintage button, and/or tchotchke!  Stop in and see what's new!

Your This and That Shop
127 Water Street

Hayley's Comet Design Studio says good furniture is attractive, strong and economical.  Great furniture is loved like part of the family.  See what they do and have to offer during February ArtWauk!

Hayley's Comet Design Studio
121 Water Street.

A Cuban Experience is a hip, cool cigar lounge with Thom Kapheim art, a Family Piano player piano ... and CIGARS! Check out their Gurkha Summer Survival Kit deals and drawing!   New cigars are coming in all the time.  Military, police and fire department discounts. 
A Cuban Experience
119 N Genesee Street


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


The Taproom is a great place to sit for a spell during the busy ArtWauk.
Ask about their ArtWauk Specials or try a fast, tasty burger!
36 N Genesee Street


  The Burgundy Room features Thunder Driver, Famine Wolf, and the LIVE debut of Ex-Uncle.  $5
Doors open at 9pm.  21+
215 Washington Street


Treasure Chest and Alfredo's Dog Grooming will host WAGS at the June ArtWauk.  Stop by and say Hi to Alfie and the very "talkative" pups!
105 S. Genesee Street


Hero Marketplace 
141 S. Genesee Street


La Opera 
Your ArtWauk Oasis!
133 N. Genesee Street


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


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

2018 Artwauks are: July 21st, August 18th, September 15th, October 20th, November 17th, and December 15th

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