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Lincoln Park Weekend Guide – May 16 – 19

Posted on May 16, 2019

Looking for a happy hour deal to enjoy with friends, or want to try something new? Check out the happy hour deals, art tours, live music, fitness classes and more in Lincoln Park this weekend!

Happy Hours

Happy Hour @ Beaumont Bar & Grill
Happy hour at Beaumont includes half price appetizers and deals on beers and shot well drinks!

Fridays @ 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Beaumont Bar & Grill
2020 N Halsted

Happy Hour @ AliveOne
AliveOne is offering half off drinks for their happy hour this weekend!

Friday – Sunday, May 17 – 19
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
2683 N. Halsted

Happy Hour @ Cafe Ba Ba Reeba
Enjoy deals on tapas, pintxos and sangria available daily from 4pm to 6pm in the bar area.

Thursday – Sunday, May 16 – 19
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Cafe Ba Ba Reeba
2024 N. Halsted

Happy Hour @ Kelsey’s Bar
Kelsey’s happy hour deal includes $4 Oberon and Summer Shandy Drafts, $5 Pinnacle Cocktails, and free pizza and wings!
Friday, May 17
6:00 p.m.
Kelsey’s Bar
2265 N. Lincoln


Fitness At The Zoo
Keep your life wild and free with Lincoln Park Zoo’s Fitness at the Zoo program in 2019! Experience a breezy new take on your fitness schedule and choose from more than 75 professionally taught classes, including Power Vinyasa Yoga, Happy Bodies Yoga, and meditation.

Saturday – Sunday, May 18 – 19
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Nature Boardwalk
2121 N. Stockton

Art Deco By Boat
Sit back and take in the skyline at sunset as CHM’s John Russick narrates the history of art deco buildings along the river. Highlights includes the Mather Tower, Merchandise Mart, and Civic Opera House.

Friday, May 17
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Chicago Line Cruises
465 N. McClurg

Weekend Brunch Buffet @ Stella Barra
Enjoy Stella Barra’s brunch buffet this weekend with $5 Bloody Marys, Bellinis and Mimosas!

Saturday – Sunday, May 18 – 19
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Stella Barra
1954 N. Halsted

Comedy & Theater

Djembe! The Show
Visit the Apollo Theater for a theatrical concert with world-class Broadway and Chicago Performers. Drum along to popular songs spanning across decades and join the family friendly musical journey! Tickets can be purchased online.

Friday – Sunday, May 17 – 19
Friday/Saturday 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday/Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Apollo Theater
2540 N. Lincoln

The Mushroom Cure
The Mushroom Cure recounts the true-life story of Adam’s attempt to treat his debilitating OCD with psychedelics. Tickets on sale now!

Thursday – Sunday, May 16 – 19
Thursdays – Saturdays @ 8:00 p.m.
Sundays @ 3:00 p.m.
Greenhouse Theater
2257 N. Lincoln

Yes And No: The Debate Show
A team of improvisers debate topics provided by the audience, followed by two heavy-hitters squaring off on an issue that desperately needs resolving. Join the fun this weekend!

Friday, May 17
10:00 p.m.
The iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury

Josh Blue
Perhaps best known as the comedian who puts the cerebral in Cerebral Palsy, Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around his disability. Join Zanies in welcoming him to the stage this weekend!

Thursday, May 16
7:00 p.m.
1548 N. Wells

The Children
Join Steppenwolf Theater for The Children, a production about a pressure cooker that reminds us what’s happening to the world we live in today. Grab tickets online!

Thursday – Sunday, May 16 – 19
Thursday @ 7:30 p.m.
Friday @ 7:30 p.m.
Saturday @ 3:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m.
Sunday @ 3:00 p.m.
Steppenwolf Theater
1650 N. Halsted

Steven Dietz’s lyrical love story, Bloomsday, transports us into a compassionate world of history, humor, and heartache, in a celebration of the present and a nostalgic acceptance of the past. Tickets available online!

Thursday – Sunday, May 16 – 19
Thursday – Saturday @ 7:30 p.m.
Sunday @ 2:30 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont


DJ Sets By Boathouse

Saturday, May 18
11:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.
2683 N. Halsted

Joanna Conner Acoustic Set @ Kingston Mines

Friday, May 17
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Kingston Mines
2548 N. Halsted

The War On Peace @ Lincoln Hall

Friday, May 17
8:00 p.m.
Lincoln Hall
2424 N. Lincoln

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