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Lincoln Park Weekend Guide – May 23 – 26

Posted on May 24, 2019

Join Lincoln Park in celebrating Memorial Day this weekend with drink specials, day parties, and more – don’t forget to stop by the farmers market or register for a yoga class as well!

Memorial Day

Memorial SunDay @ OGs Social
Join Old Grounds Social to celebrate Memorial Day with a brunch and day party – $20 bottomless mimosas and a DJ on the patio!

Sunday, May 26
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Old Grounds Social
950 W. Wrightwood


Memorial Day @ Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba
Spend Memorial Day with friends and family at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! They will serve their regular brunch menu along with a build-your-own Bloody Mary Bar!

Monday, May 27
10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba
2024 N. Halsted


Memorial Day Specials @ King Crab
All you can eat deal at King Crab for Memorial Day! Check online for further details!

Monday, May 27
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
King Crab House
1816 N. Halsted


Memorial Day @ Oyster Bah
Nothing kicks off summer quite like Memorial Day Weekend and Oyster Bah is just the spot to spend Memorial Day! Dine on specials like the King Crab & Fried Chicken while enjoying their extended happy hour!

Monday, May 27
11:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Oyster Bah
1962 N. Halsted


Memorial Day Meal @ Summer House
Join Summer House Santa Monica on Monday for a Memorial Day meal!

Monday, May 27
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Summer House Santa Monica
1954 N. Halsted


Memorial Day Brunch @ Stella Barra
Stella Barra is opening early on Memorial Day to serve a chef-inspired brunch buffet!

Monday, May 27
10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Stella Barra
1954 N. Halsted


Cultural Experiences

Chicago History Cruise
Learn about the growth and transformation of the city’s skyline on this leisurely river cruise!

Friday – Sunday, May 24 – 26
3:00 p.m.
Meet at Chicago Line Cruises
465 N. McClurg


Butterfly Haven Yoga
Join the Nature Museum for a rejuvenating yoga class in the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven – don’t forget to BYO mat!

Saturday, May 25
8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
2430 N. Cannon


Farmers Market
Stop by the farmer’s market this weekend for fresh fruit and vegetables, plants, flowers, baked goods, and rare finds!

Saturday, May 25
7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
700 W. Armitage


The Bald Eagle’s Toupee
Check out Eric J. Garcia’s solo exhibition at the DePaul Art Museum – a political satire to critique social and political issues, confronting corrupt politicians, gentrification, violence, racism, and other social injustices.​​

Friday – Sunday, May 24 – 26
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W. Fullerton


Theater & Comedy

Honey Girls
Join DePaul Theater School for Honey Girls: senior year, an unwritten future, and endless possibilities of success await Mazie, a girl struggling to build her future when the creator of her world may no longer be a part of it.​​

Friday, May 24
7:30 p.m.
DePaul University Healy Theater
2350 N. Racine


Steppenwolf Theatre present a play about America’s first drag queen presidential candidate—Ms. Joan Jett Blakk—as she announces her bid to run for President of the United States during the AIDs crisis.

Saturday, May 25
3:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m.
Steppenwolf Theatre
1650 N. Halsted


Victory Gardens presents a show about family drama, Ethiopia, and the immigrant experience.

Thursday – Sunday, May 23 – 26
Thursday – Saturday @ 7:30 p.m.
Sunday @ 2:30 p.m.
Victory Gardens
2433 N. Lincoln


Improv For The People
Join iO Theater for improv from Big Spoon and a iO Harold Team for an improv show this Saturday!

Saturday, May 25
10:30 p.m.
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury


Best Of The Second City
The Best of The Second City features some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from their fifty-two year history performed by The Second City Touring Company.

Sunday, May 26
4:00 p.m.
The Second City
1616 N. Wells


Night Out

Coyote Ugly Fridays
Grab a deal on drinks at Tobacco Road while enjoying the Tobacco Road Coyotes and mechanical bull!

Friday, May 24
10:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.
Tobacco Road Tap Room
2249 N. Lincoln


Happy Hour Burgers
$7 burgers with $8 Buffalo Trace Old Fashioned, half off Drafts, and $4 Benchmark shots!

Friday, May 24
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Drawl Southern Cookhouse & Whiskey Room
2423 N. Clark

2023 Savor Lincoln Park

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