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, February 17

Arts & Entertainment District
Downtown Waukegan


Urban Edge has been taken over by the Kohl Children's Museum is creating a traveling-museum experience allowing kids to explore the art of Marc Chagall!  Come early, from 12 - 7pm, with the kiddies and let them enjoy the STEAM and Chagall for Children.  Or, come later, from 7 - 9pm and enjoy the Adult-Only playdate!
Urban Edge
220 W. Clayton


Dandelion Gallery features the Student Art Work from Zion Benton Township High School and Warren Township High School
Complimentary 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


BATIK art will be on exhibition at 
Undercroft Gallery
410 Grand Avenue, Lower Level
5 - 9pm

The Mic features The Making of Black History Exhibit at 7:30pm
The Mic
405 Washington Street


[jonrev Projects] invites you to meet the artist and hear about his adventures in the abandoned, forgotten places you weren't supposed to see.  Two new prints in the Waukegan series.  Free stickers!

The Darkroom in Karcher 405 Gallery
405 Washington Street

Karcher 405 Gallery welcomes Ultimo's Carnival of Friendship with a gallery of artists and a number of bands lined up to entertain, enlighten and enliven.  It's a Punk Rock/Art event you won't soon forget!
Refreshments served.
405 Washington Street



Sidecar Studios invites you to enjoy the Art & Nostalgia. A wide variety of artists will be featured and good conversation is always on hand.
Refreshments will be served
405 W. Washington Street



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!  

Stop in before Valentine's Day and pick up a unique card for your sweetheart!
Tufo Art Gallery
116B N. Genesee Street


Artpie Studio/Gallery/School of Art welcomes everyone to this hip, cool gallery.  All purchases at Artpie help fund free creative workshops for area youth - for instance, $20 pays for one youth drawing class.  Artpie also hosts Wine & Warhol almost every month - create your own Warhol ... without the $1 million price tag!
608 North Avenue
5 - 9pm

The Parlor and Backroom Gallery present Presidential Love V, an artistic exploration of our greatest, and not so greatest, Presidents.  The show will focus on the Founding Fathers.  Enjoy a taste of Mary Todd's Courting Cake that she made for Abraham Lincoln.  Free admission and parking.
The Parlor
Three Brother Theatre Upstage
221 N. Genesee Street
5 - 9pm

Dinosaur Studio Tattoo welcomes you every ArtWauk.  See what their artists are doing - or becoming part of the ART!
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 Thom's latest works, including his political cartoons!  They also have t-shirts for Valentine's Day, if you want to scoot in there on Tuesday from 11am - 4pm ... or you are late in giving Valetine's gifts.
Kapheim Studio
122 Washington Street


Three Brothers Theatre will be dark for February ArtWauk in preparation for the upcoming production of Harvey!  Tickets are on sale online and at the box office!

Three Brothers Theatre Upstage
221 N. Genesee Street


Genesee Theatre presents the Shades of Buble at 7:30pm!  Tickets are on sale online and at the box office.  
Genesee Theatre
203 N. Genesee Street

Other Venues 

Horsefeathers is always a riot of sights and sounds.  Open until 6pm.
129 N. Genesee Street


Rosati's Pizza 
226 N. Sheridan Road


Live Free Boutique 
100 S. Genesee St.


Hayze VAPE hopes you had a wonderful Valentine's Day.  Stop in and see what they have to offer!

102 S. Genesee Street


Colon's Resale Shop is hosting WAGS (Waukegan Animals Getting Saved) at February ArtWauk.  Stop by and see what Colon's and WAGS have to offer!
New items all the time!
Colon's Resale Shop
106 S. Genesee Street


Green Town Tavern has 100 craft beers and microbrews, good food, happy servers!
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.  Paintings and hand-crafted jewelry will be presented for sale by this non-profit.
114 S. Genesee Street

Family Piano is an award-winning, technician-owned music store.  You should check in out TONIGHT!
Family Piano
118 S. Genesee Street
5 -9pm 


Your This and That Shop has a really big art and print sale for February ArtWauk!  Buy as gift or to redecorate your home!  Refreshments served.

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
Swing by the hip, cool cigar lounge for Thom Kapheim's art, a Family Piano player piano ... and cigars!
New cigars are coming in all the time.  Military, police and fire department discounts.
119 N Genesee Street


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


The Taproom
Ask about their ArtWauk Specials or try a fast, tasty burger!
36 N Genesee Street


  The Burgundy Room hosts Miners, Fastplants, No Not Yet, and Having Kittens.  The Burgundy Room says, "Bass for your face, Waukegan.  Local heaviness with two debuts.  Come and get it!"
Doors open at 9pm, show at 10pm.  21+
215 Washington Street


Treasure Chest will be dark for February ArtWauk
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: March 17th, April 21st, May 19th,
June 16th, July 21st, August 18th, September 15th, October 20th,
November 17th, and December15th

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