About Uptown Chicago
Uptown Chicago is a beautiful area in the North part of Chicago. With a population of about 63,000, the area is covered with things to do, and places to go. From beautiful parks, to amazing shopping you can enjoy Uptown Chicago any time of the year. One of Uptown Chicago's most popular parks is Lincoln Park, which has a biking path, a bird sanctuary, and a dog park. The park also sits along Montrose beach, and Harbor. You will also find lots of entertainment venues in the area, such as the Riviera and Uptown Theatres. Both are very popular in the area, and provide top of the line entertainment. Green Mill Jazz Club is another popular selection in the area for the who love a little jazz. If you want to enjoy some of Uptown Chicago's best dining, you need to take a ride on Argyle Street. This street has tons of ethnic dining options for you to enjoy. You will find everything from Chinese, Thai, Cambodian and Vietnamese. There is a wide variety of shopping in Uptown as well. There are lots of little shops in Uptown that can fit you into a perfect pair of jeans, help you feng-shui your home or get you on a new bike. Uptown Chicago isn't short on the nightlife either. One of the most popular clubs in the area is 5200 club. This is a comedy club that will keep you entertained and laughing at all hours of the night. So, whatever your pleasure, Uptown Chicago can give you, which makes it a great place to visit, or even call home.
Cider Summit Chicago
at Navy Pier, Grand Ballroom 600 E Grand Ave Chicago
After a two-year pause due to the pandemic, the region’s largest cider tasting is back at Navy Pier’s Aon Grand Ballroom.
at Chicago Shakespeare Theater 800 E Grand Ave Chicago
British theatermaker Emma Rice brings her acclaimed adaptation of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights to Chicago Shakespeare Theater for this UK co-production, which employs music, dance and puppetry for an unconventional take on the gothic tale.
Rendezvous Arts - STEAM Irish Quartet / Ben Calvert
at Artifact Events
Rendezvous Arts brings music, art and people together to encourage conversations and connections that contribute to people’s lives. Join us!
Ice Skating at Maggie Daley Park
at Maggie Daley Park | Chicago, IL 337 E Randolph St Chicago 60
The Ribbon stays open through March (weather permitting) and even offers limited hours on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
Nostalgia for My Island: Puerto Rican Painting from the Museo de Arte de Ponce (
at National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture 3015 W Divi
Working in partnership with the Museo de Arte de Ponce in Puerto Rico, the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture is bringing a stunning selection of paintings to Chicago—some of which have never been shown outside of Puerto Rico—for an exhibition
“Harry Potter: Magic at Play”
at Water Tower Place | Chicago, IL 835 N Michigan Ave Chicago 6
Yer a wizard, Harry! Or at least, you can pretend to be one at this immersive Harry Potter experience that’s popping up at Water Tower Place through May 2023.