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Lincoln Park Weekend Guide – October 19 – 22

Posted on October 18, 2017

Ready for the weekend? Get ready for award winning theater, spooky Halloween events and great music at some of Lincoln Park’s most iconic venues.

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Lincoln Park Culture

The All Inn Festival @ Halsted’s Music Mile
The All Inn Festival returns for a two night indoor music event celebrating Halsted Street Music Mile – the one stop shop for quality music in Chicago. Pick up your wristbands at aliveOne, The Store or Tonic Room by Thursday to guarantee free entry to all venues.

Thursday, October 19 – Friday, October 20

Kingston Mines
5.00 p.m. – 4.00 a.m.
2548 N. Halsted

The Wild Hare
6.00 p.m. – 2.00 a.m.
2610 N. Halsted

The Store
4.00 p.m. – 4.00 a.m.
2002 N. Halsted

5.00 p.m. – 2.00 a.m.
2683 N. Halsted

Tonic Room
5.00 p.m. – 2.00 a.m.
2447 N. Halsted

8.00 p.m. – 2.00 a.m.
2519 N. Halsted

Haunted Zoo Lecture @ Lincoln Park Zoo
Chicago paranormal investigator and ghostlore expert Ursula Bielski, along with her team, will be leading the Lincoln Park Zoo after-hours ghost tour and lecture again this year! Bielski and her team will share eerie stories and inexplicable photos they have taken at the zoo. You won’t want to miss these spooky good times!

Thursday, October 19
7.00 p.m.
Cafe Brauer @ Lincoln Park Zoo
2021 N. Stockton
General Admission $29

Fall Fest @ Lincoln Park Zoo
Reap some harvest fun in the heart of the city with Lincoln Park Zoo’s 3rd annual Fall Fest! This family-friendly celebration features a Ferris wheel, corn maze, hay mountain, inflatable obstacle course, animal chats, musical entertainment and more!

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Through October 29
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Lincoln Park Zoo
2001 N. Clark

Pumpkin Decorating & Glass Painting @ Gaslight Bar & Grille
Join the Gaslight team for a fun, seasonal night of pumpkin carving and glass decorating with $6/22 oz pumpkin beers.

Friday, October 20
6.30 p.m. – 10.00 p.m.
Gaslight Bar & Grille
2450 N. Clark

Fall Harvest Festival @ NEWCITY
Celebrate autumn at this free event at NEWCITY! Face painting, creatively kooky balloon art, pumpkin decorating and other fall activities insure fun for whole families.

Saturday, October 21
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
1457 N. Halsted

Diwali Specials @ Hakka Bakka Rolls
This Thursday celebrate Diwali- The Festival of Light, with India’s favorite street food- the Kati Roll!

Thursday, October 19
11 a.m. – 9.30 p.m.
Hakka Bakka
1251 W. Fullerton

Lincoln Park Theater

Seven Homeless Mammoths Wander New England @ DePaul Theatre School
Set in a typical college town, Seven Homeless Mammoths Wander New England follows the narrative of the Dean, her young girlfriend, and her ex, who all share anything but a “typical” relationship. When the Dean motions to shut down the town’s rarely frequented but beloved museum, conflict arises and forces the women to work through their differing ideas about academia, life, and love.

Thursday, October 19 through Saturday, October 28
7.30 p.m.
Sunday, October 22
2.00 p.m.
The Healy Theatre
2350 N. Racine
Tickets and additional information available here.

The Skin Of Our Teeth @ Remy Bumppo
Celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Wilder’s American Classic with Remy Bumppo first week of The Skin Of Our Teeth– an epic tragicomedy by Thornton Wilder.

October 4 through November 12
Greenhouse Theatre Center
Upstairs Mainstage
2257 N. Lincoln
For showtimes and tickets call (773) 4047336

Fun Home @ Victory Gardens
Experience one of Broadway’s most original musicals and winner of 5 Tony Awards, Fun Home, inspired by Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir.

Through November 12
Fridays 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, 3:00 p.m.
2433 N. Lincoln
Tickets available here.

Get Moving in Lincoln Park

Kings Bowl
Combine bowling with Saturday night dinner at Kings. Call ahead to make a dinner reservation in the Kings Lounge! If everyone in the party has an entree, your name gets moved to the top of the bowling wait list after dinner. Offer valid Saturdays only.
Thursday 3.00 p.m. – 12.00 a.m.
Friday & Saturday 11.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Sunday 11.00 a.m. – 11.00 p.m.
Kings Bowl @ NEWCITY
1500 N. Clybourn

Can’t decide what game to play this weekend? Head to WhirlyBall  and play them all, enjoy dinner and drinks while you’re there.

Open daily at 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
1825 W. Webster

Diversey River Bowl
Try your hand at bowling with special hourly pricing per lane and $4 shoe rental. Make it a night with dinner and drinks from DRB’s Pizzeria.

Weekdays 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.
Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 a.m.
Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.
Diversey River Bowl
2211 W. Diversey

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