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 & Shredfest
Saturday, August 18th

Arts & Entertainment District
 
Downtown Waukegan


Galleries




Join the fun at Shredfest!  100% DIY with art, music, food, vendors ... and skating, of course!  It'll take over the 200 block of Washington Street, Jazz Alley and The Burgundy Room.  Don't just watch, join in!
5 - 10pm


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Artpie Studio/Gallery/School of Art has a new Show Opening featuring artists Lewis Lain, Nikki Carter, Luke McFadden, Fermin Barbosa, and Jean Damen.  Stop by and marvel in great art.

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






The Parlor 


Three Brother Theatre Upstage
221 N. Genesee Street
3 - 9pm




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Dandelion Gallery features Iceland & More: Mixed Media by artist Georgia Velisaris. 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, Ann Rubo, Monica Alden, Suzanne Pfister, Evan Ford, Silicia's Sweet Life, and Evelyn Larsen-Ford. Browse, shop and enjoy.
Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street


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Karcher ArtSpace Lofts features Frollipop and more for August ArtWauk! 
Karcher 405 Gallery
405 Washington Street.



The Mic 
The Mic
405 Washington Street



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[jonrev Projects] invites you to see the third wave of new prints enlarged from recent work with Polaroid instant film. These are all one time prints and will not be printed again when they are sold. Come by, 5 - 9pm.

The Darkroom in Karcher 405 Gallery


Karcher 405 Gallery 
Refreshments served.
405 Washington Street


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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!


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Kapheim Studio invites you to see this mixed media work - African Dawn - and other new works during August ArtWauk.

Refreshments served.
Kapheim Studio
122 Washington Street




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


Tufo Art Gallery
116B N. Genesee Street



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Undercroft Gallery features Flower Power II, paintings and more by artist Ali Bakri.
Undercroft Gallery
410 Grand Avenue, Lower Level
5 - 8pm







ArtPark has a variety of artists for August ArtWauk including WhatIsReal Illustrations, Henna Tattoos by Maritza, Photographer/Illustrator Luis Paniagua, and A Cantu - Photography.  Stop by to chat, browse and buy!
ArtPark Waukegan
14 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm


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Theatres




Three Brothers Theatre next show will be Green Town Tales: A Night of Ray Bradbury starts next week, August 24th. 
115 N. Genesee Street and 221 N. Genesee St.


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Genesee Theatre schedule is action packed in September, including a number of comedy shows!  Check out their schedule, get your tickets and be ready to be entertained!
Genesee Theatre
203 N. Genesee Street





Other Venues


Stiner Pavilion is the location for this amazing and stunning Equestrian Festival and Show - horses, music and more! 

Tickets are $20 in advance/$25 at the gate 




Art & Culture with a Latin Flavor Festival will bring visual and performing, a kids zone, food, and so much more to the Waukegan Port District during ArtWauk and on Sunday, August 19th.  Entrance is free and all are welcome!
Waukegan Port District
55 S. Harbor Place
1 - 10pm




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.  Welcome them to ArtWauk and the Block!
Moderne + Ancient
106 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm






Horsefeathers always has good deals and interesting items!  Open until 6pm.
Horsefeathers
129 N. Genesee Street



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Live Free Boutique offers plenty of wonderful clothes, jewelry and surprises to make your life that much better.  Did you see the Live Rockabilly Pinup Mannequins at Scoop?  Stop in and tell Trina and her crew how cool that was!
100 S. Genesee St.

5 - 9pm



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

102 S. Genesee Street





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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 near 114 S. Genesee Street with paintings and hand-crafted jewelry.  Check them out!  
114 S. Genesee Street




Family is an award-winning, technician-owned music store!  They host Keumie Swift, a Waukegan-based R&B singer with lots of incredibly catchy tracks, and loving personality that shows on stage!  Come by and listen!  FREE
Family Piano
118 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm 

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Your This and That Shop invites you to find your next favorite piece of furniture, jewelry, vintage button, and/or tchotchke! top 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.
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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


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



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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






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  The Burgundy Room' hosts Dreadfest, the after 10pm indoor musical portion of the 6th annual Shredfest!
Doors open at 9pm.  21+
215 Washington Street


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Treasure Chest and Alfredo's Dog Grooming will host WAGS for August ArtWauk.  
105 S. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm


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Hero Marketplace 
141 S. Genesee Street




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La Opera 
Your ArtWauk Oasis!
133 N. Genesee Street

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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.

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

2018 Artwauks are: September 15th, October 20th (ZombieWauk), November 17th, and December 15th




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