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

Saturday, January 19th

Arts & Entertainment District
Downtown Waukegan


Dandelion Gallery member Michael Bellefeuille is the featured artist this month! Michael uses found objects and turns them into art, is one of the gallery's top selling artists, and his jewelry and vases go very fast! 

Dandelion is hosting a sneak peek (and opportunity to purchase before ArtWauk) on Thursday the 17th, 7 - 8:30pm. 

 Dandelion is also hosting their annual Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, January 26th from 4 - 6pm. 

Refreshments served at ArtWauk

109 S. Genesee Street

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

Karcher 405 Gallery includes the [jonrev Projects] in The Darkroom offering "Shot in the Dark ... Seen in New Light", with new framed prints AND all Waukegan Prints are 20% to celebrate The Darkroom's second anniversary!  Get gifts and more!
Karcher 405 Gallery, The Darkroom
405 Washington Street.
5 - 9pm


Artpie Studio/Gallery/School of Art hosts the stunning works by photographer Frank Styburski.  Enjoy Frank's eclectic perspective then pick up a piece or two for yourself!  Photos by Frank, Wine&Warhol and Writers Group Readings.  AND enjoy FREE beer!  Great gifts!

Artpie Studio
 608 North Avenue
6 - 10pm

The Parlor hosts "Genres II" featuring artists Area FTR, Artsmasher, Tim Flynn, Myrna Magliuio, Matt Specht, Rebecca Stahr, Jane Waller, and X-Men.

The Parlor
221 N. Genesee Street

Dinosaur Studio Tattoo invites you to enjoy the art - or become a piece of art

Dinosaur Studio Tattoo
116 S. Genesee Street

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


Kapheim Studio has Thom's new political drawings book and prints for sale!  They make for great gifts!  Wonder at some of his incredibly tall sculptures, too.  Kapheim Studio is always an inviting stop for ArtWauk.

Refreshments served.
Kapheim Studio
122 Washington Street


Patrick's world famous Valentine's Day cards are back!  Vintage and abstract, you'll be able to buy them at January ArtWauk!

TUFO Art Gallery features works by Patrick and his friends - and an homage to the one and only Chunky.  Stop by, pet the dog, nosh, and enjoy conversation with these creative people!  

Tufo Art Gallery
116B N. Genesee Street



Three Brothers Theatre Upstage
221 N. Genesee Street and 115 N. Genesee Street


Genesee Theatre presents National Ballet Theatre of Odessa's Swan Lake.  Tickets are available online and at the theatre's box office.  Curtain at 7:30pm.
203 N. Genesee Street

Other Venues

Check out Moderne + Ancient, the newest shop and gallery in the South Genesee Merchants Block.  They specialize in Mid-century modern furniture, home goods, and original art. 
Moderne + Ancient
106 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm

Horsefeathers is your one-stop shop for Buddhas, beads and so much more!  Open until 6pm.
129 N. Genesee Street


Hayze VAPE invites you to stop and shop!  

Hayze VAPE
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

Family Piano is the award-winning, technician-owned music store in downtown Waukegan!

Family Piano is hosting Dylan Blake art!

Family Piano
118 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm 


Your This and That Shop welcomes you with gifts, vintage jewelry, furniture and more!  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!  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 
Doors open at 9pm.  21+
215 Washington Street


Treasure Chest and Alfredo's Dog Grooming  
105 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm


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!
2019 remaining ArtWauks are February 16th, March 16th, April 20th, May 18th, June 15th, July 20th, August 17th, September 21st, October 19th, November 16th, and December 21st.

Guess what's heading back to Urban Edge?! 

KOHL CHILDREN'S MUSEUM POP-UP!  February and March, 2019. Mark your calendar to bring the kids.  And an adults "play date" is tentatively scheduled for February ArtWauk, 5 - 7pm.

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