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 
May 20, 2017

In a short time from now, in a community very, very close ...


Need a costume idea?  Here's 100 Costume ideas!



Arts & Entertainment District

 
Downtown Waukegan

Galleries



Urban Edge presents HUMAN CONDITION, curated from the Richard Harris Collection and featuring originals by Rembrandt, Toulouse-Lautrec, Jasper Johns, Robert Mapplethorpe, Marcos Raya, among others.
The show is open Thursdays 11am - 7pm, Fridays 11am - 6pm, Saturdays 12pm - 5pm, and late when
the Genesee Theatre has shows ... and, of course,  during ArtWauk!
Gallery curated by Vickie Marasco.
Refreshments served.
220 W. Clayton

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Dinosaur Studio Tattoo hosts multiple artists in this celebration of a movie release in 1977 and all the prequels and sequels since.  



Lake House Soy Candles & Bath and Ed Pincombe will be onsite, too.  





FREE face airbrushing by the amazing Bill ... tips accepted, of course!
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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Dandelion Gallery features a Student Art Show with works from Waukegan High School,
Warren Township High School and Zion-Benton Township High School.


Dandelion Gallery also features artist Kim Rahal's Inside the Art, Outside the Box exhibit
Complimentary refreshments served.
109 S. Genesee Street

The Shop at DG will have Spring and Summer offerings from their band of artisans. 
109 S. Genesee Street



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Undercroft Gallery presents the beautiful works of Sue Schneider
ArtWauk hours are 4 - 7pm
The gallery is also open Monday through Thursday 9am - 3pm.  
Outside of those hours, call Ali at (224) 381-0321
Christ Epsicopal Church.
410 Grand Avenue, Lower Level



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Harrington Gallery features the colorful works of Alice Harrington.  If you haven't stopped in yet, you're missing out.  
Swing by and say HI to Alice and her friends!
First United Congregational Church of Christ
320 Grand Avenue
ArtWauk hours 6 - 9pm


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The Mic will be dark this ArtWauk. 
405 Washington Street


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[jonrev Projects] celebrates the 45th anniversary of the Polaroid SX-70 - with an expansion to their Polaroid feature!  All new prints all enlarged from instant prints from Land cameras, SX-70, 600 and Spectra-type Polaroid cameras.
The Darkroom inside Karcher 405 Gallery
405 Washington Street


Karcher 405 Gallery is hosting a show of shows featuring ten artists!
Refreshments served.
405 Washington Street


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Sidecar Studios celebrates StarWauk and the good life across galaxies and artistic disciplines!  
Be part of the show and the conversation!
Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street


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Check out this map of the Karcher ArtSpace Lofts ...





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TUFO Art Gallery features:  Patrick's new artistic endeavors and trademark sports and celebrity portraits;
Wayne Munn is showcasing his new Notecards. Mail a note to someone special and they also get a frameable print; 
Amber O'Brien's captivating metaphysical art on prints, buttons and stickers
Refreshments and conversation.
116B N. Genesee Street



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The Parlor presents Silent Fierceness, featuring eleven incredible, fierce women artists.
Three Brothers Theatre Upstage
221 N. Genesee Street





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Theatres




Three Brothers Theatre is taken over by Star Walk LulaRoe Pop-Up Boutique!  Annnd, if you don't have a StarWauk costume yet, you will find suggestions, help and hip, cool fashions here!
115 N. Genesee Street


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Genesee Theatre hosts the Cornerstones of Rock!  Show starts at 7pm.  Tickets available at the Genesee Theatre Box Office or online at Ticketmaster.
Genesee Theatre
203 N. Genesee Street

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Other Venues 


Meet Patrick Reed Johnson and hear his backstory on the film 5-25-77.  Patrick and friends will be in 
Jack Benny PLaza
Southwest corner of Genesee and Clayton Streets!



Waukegan Arts District and Waukegan Animals Getting Saved (WAGS) invites
your furry friend to the StarWauk pet costume contest fundraiser!  
Jack Benny Plaza
Southwest corner of Genesee and Clayton Streets
5:30 - 7pm

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The Hub and MENTA invite you to share in a celebration of artistic expression.  Some MENTA students have been inspired by a variety of great artists. Others have repurposed car fenders, plastic and so-called "waste" to create something beautiful.  You may also see cultural reflections from studies of tolerance and global studies.  It is a potpourri of the students' journey this year.  Enjoy their expressions of art and learning
The Hub
13 N. Genesee St.
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Rosati's Pizza 
226 N. Sheridan Road
11am-midnight



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Sweet Treasures Resale Boutique will have costumes, weaponry and more, especially for the little tykes.  Swing by and see what they have to add to your arsenal, and while you're there, check out the beautiful fashions for Summer! 
100 S. Genesee St.





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Hayze VAPE has morphed into a Death Star for StarWauk.  
Stop in to find out if they have the galactic super-weapons!
102 S. Genesee Street


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Colon's Resale Shop is ready for bike riding this Spring.  Stop by to check out their selection of bikes ...
and very special, intergalatic StarWauk treasures.

106 S. Genesee Street



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Family Piano hosts Jonathon Cruz on piano from 6 - 8pm
114 S. Genesee Street


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Green Town Tavern hosts Princess Low-reen and the GreenTown Cantina Band
100 craft beers and microbrews, good food, happy servers!
110 S Genesee Street


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Your This and That Shop will have out-of-this-world wheeling and dealing going on for StarWauk.  Drop by to meet Noreen and John!  "In a dark place we find ourselves, and a little more knowledge lights our way" (Yoda)
 Refreshments always served.
127 Water Street

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A Cuban Experience
Swing by the hip, cool cigar lounge for good conversation, music, Thom Kapheim's art ... and cigars!
New cigars are coming in all the time.  Military, police and fire department discounts.
AND as special fun just for StarWauk, a kids' coloring station outside 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
Swing by and ask about their ArtWauk Specials or try a fast, tasty burger!
36 N Genesee Street




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 Fong's Kitchen
Bring in your ArtWauk program for 10% off your bill!
38 N Genesee Street




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The Burgundy Room has LIVE music featuring Fallen Temps, The Indeed, Stay Up All Night & Fight, and Sultry Sounds of the Underground
Doors open at 9pm, Music at 10pm 21+
215 Washington Street


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Treasure Chest features vintage collectibles and more. Delightful refreshments served!
105 S. Genesee Street


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Hero Marketplace is holding an out-of-this-world sale on Friday the 19th and Saturday the 20th from 9am til 2pm.  Decorate your house and your life while supporting the cause!
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 around every 1/2 hour.

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

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


Remaining 2017 ArtWauks are:  
June 17th, July 15th, August 19th, September 16th,
October 21st, November 18th, and December 16th