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DEI Events

DEI Events

Current or Upcoming 2022 Events:


 

Past 2022 Events: Thank you for joining us!

 

Signature Events:


Around Andersonville:


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Wine Walk

Andersonville Wine Walk

May 15, 2022 | 3-6PM

BUY TICKETS NOWTicket Prices increase to $45 per ticket Thursday, May 12 at 11:59PM.

The Andersonville Wine Walk, now in its 16th year, turns businesses throughout the district into wine tasting destinations to service 600 attendees! Thank you to our event sponsors and partners: In Fine Spirits, Foursided, and State Representative Kelly Cassidy.

Check-in is located at the former Akira space at 5228 N Clark. Your complimentary wine glass received upon check-in is your ticket to this event; simply present it at each of our retail sites along your designated route for samples of delicious wines. Each wine location will be sampling 2-3 wines. Use your booklet to take notes about your favorites (almost all wines are available for purchase at In Fine Spirits). Don’t forget to meander into other shops and destinations as well. There will be food samples along the way as well; at Ándale Market on the Cork route and at Svea Restaurant on the bottle route!

We are seeking volunteers for Andersonville Wine Walk. Please click on the link to sign-up.
Sign Up!

Participating locations include:

Cork Route* 

Ándale Market | 5232 N Clark
Andersonville Galleria | 5247 N Clark
Athletico South | 5033 N Clark
Boca Loca Cantina | 1477 W Winnemac
Bryn Mawr Jewelry Co. | 5139 N Clark
Buffalo Exchange | 5252 N Clark
Dearborn Denim & Apparel | 5202 N Clark 
Foursided | 5061 N Clark
GL Home Decor | 5225 N Clark
The Guesthouse Hotel | 4872 N Clark
Inclusive Funeral Care | 4880 N Clark
RAYGUN | 5207 N Clark
Simon's Tavern | 5210 N Clark

Bottle Route* 

Athletico North | 5545 N Clark
CBD Kratom | 5303 N Clark
City Olive |  5644 N Clark 
Eli Tea Bar | 5507 N Clark
ENJOY, An Urban General Store | 5307 N Clark 
Fiya | 5419 N Clark 
Land & Lake Andersonville | 5420 N. Clark 
Orange Shoe Personal Fitness | 5609 N Clark 
Parson's Chicken & Fish | 5721 N Clark 
*play | 5311 N Clark 
Rattleback Records | 5405 N Clark 
Svea Restaurant | 5236 N Clark
Uvae Kitchen & Wine Bar | 5553 N Clark

* Routes subject to change

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andersonville 2022 Wine Walk

$45.00 (week of event)

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Restaurant Week

Andersonville Restaurant Week
February 18 - February 27, 2022
*Please call or make reservations online ahead of time

Participating Restaurants:

Andie's Restaurant | Menu
Bar Roma | Menu
Bettie Lou's Kitchen | Menu
Big Jones | Menu
Boca Loca Cantina | $20 Menu $30 Menu
Fiya | Menus| Offering Dinner for 2 option!
Gadabout | Menu
Kopi Cafe | Menu
Lady Gregory's | Menu
Land & Lake Andersonville | Menu
Little Madrid Tapas Cafe | Menu | Only participating from 2/18-2/20
Oda Mediterranean | Menu
Parson's Chicken & Fish | Menu
Ranalli's of Andersonville | Menu
Replay Andersonville | Menu
Tasting India | Menu | Only available for pre order 2/18, 2/19,2/25, 2/26
Uvae Kitchen & Wine Bar | Menu

*First Slice Pie Café had to drop out as they are opening their location on Montrose the same weekend. Stop by and see their new space!!

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Events Schedule

Events Schedule

Current or Upcoming 2022 Events:


Andersonville hosts a robust events calendar that invites folks to explore the neighborhood in wonderful ways. Please email info@andersonville.org if you are ever interested in joining us as a vendor at one of our events or are interested in sponsorship opportunities.

Andersonville Farmers Market
Every Wednesday from 3-7PM : Begins May 11 through October 19

Andersonville Vintage Market
Sunday, July 17, August 21 and September 18 from 10AM-3PM

Summer Sidewalk Sale
Friday-Sunday, July 29-31, 2022

Andersonville Dog Days of Summer
Saturday July 30, 2022 9-1pm
Andersonville Dog Days returns to Catalpa

Andersonville's Back to School
August 5-14, 2022

Movie Night
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from Dusk till 10PM

Taste of Andersonville
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 from 6-9PM

Rainbow Skate on Catalpa
Friday, August 12, 2022 6:30-10PM

Arts Weekend featuring Sip Art Walk
Friday-Sunday, September 30-October 2, 2022
Sip Art Walk | Andersonville's Fall Wine Walk October 2, 2022

Halloween Hosted by AlleyCat Comics featuring Halloween on Catalpa
Saturday, October 29, 2022

Viking Pub Crawl hosted by Atmosphere
Saturday November 19, 2022

Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 26, 2022

JOY On Clark Street
Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Andersonville Winter Market
Friday-Sunday, December 2-4, 2022

Late Night Shopping
Friday, December 2 & 16, 2022

Saint Lucia
December 13, 2022

 

Past 2022 Events: Thank you for joining us!


Andersonville Midsommarfest
Friday-Sunday, June 10-12, 2022

Andersonville Wine Walk
Sunday, May 15, 2022 from 3PM - 6PM
Tickets on Sale
Click here to volunteer at the event

Andersonville In Bloom
April 2022

Let's Dance! Andersonville x The Year of Chicago Dance 
Saturday, April 30 from 11AM-4PM - Location moved to 5228 N Clark!

Andersonville Insidewalk Sale
Friday-Sunday, March 18-20, 2022

One Earth Film Festival | Plastic Bag Store: The Film
Friday, March 11, 2022 from 5:30-8:30PM at Philadephia Church | Register Here

Andersonville Restaurant Week
February 18 - February 27, 2022

Hygge Fest
February 4 - 6, 2022

Signature Events:


Around Andersonville:


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Andersonville In Bloom

Andersonville In Bloom

Celebrate spring in Andersonville all April long

Click here for the downloadable Blomma Checklist PDF

Andersonville in Bloom Promotions & Participating Businesses

Andersonville Galleria 
Check out new merchandise from the vendors at Andersonville Galleria including ephemera from new Galleria merchant Twentieth Decorative Arts.

Be Yoga
Bring a friend for a free week of yoga. Your buddy gets discounted intro month for $40and you get $10 off your next month’s membership if they sign up for an intro! 

Bezz Training Club
With the approach of spring and warm weather, Bezz is happy to announce that the lakeside balcony at Bezz is open and available for use! All members are permitted to use the space. Classes will begin meeting outdoors when the weather permits! Check out Kettlebell, Yoga, Restorative Stretch and others as well as our personal training options on their website at bezztraining.com

Boca Loca Cantina Andersonville
New Spring Drink Menu roll out featuring Agave Horchata Martini, Hibiscus Mezcal Margarita, Prickly Pear Margarita, El Fuego, just to name a few!

Buffalo Exchange 
The Buffalo Exchange Earth Day $1 Sale is back! On Saturday, April 23, shop a special selection of clothing and accessories for just $1 apiece at Buffalo Exchange. The sale is CASH ONLY. All proceeds go to the Pollinator Partnership, an amazing non-profit working to protect pollinators. Visit BuffaloExchange.com for more details. 

Cassona Home 
March 31-April 11 enjoy Spring shopping with 20% Home Goods and 15% off Case Goods

CBD Kratom
Shop the biggest sale of the year! Buy 2, get 1 free on everything, 4/14-4/20. In-store and online at cbdkratom.com.

Cheetah Gym 
In April, receive 50% off joining fee or one month free

Chi-Nations Youth Council
Celebrate Earth Day with the Chi-Nations Youth Council. They will have kid's activities and plenty of work for people of all abilities to help preserve our planet. The workday will be followed by a BBQ for all.

Chicago Dance Supply 
Dance marathon at Catalpa and Clark. More information coming soon!

Chicatolia
Look for deals on all bags up to 20%, backpacks up to 30%, and all apparel up to 50% off

City Olive
New harvest "green" extra virgin olive oils arc here!

Colectivo Coffee
Colectivo Coffee has launched their spring menu and it's full of delish new offerings like Honey Lavender Latte, Spice Chocolate Chai, Garden Goddess Sandwich, Chicken Bacon Avocado Melt, and Ham and Cheese Morning Muffins. While in the cafe, enjoy the blooming vibe with artistic Filter Flowers. Yes that's right, these beautiful flowers were handmade by Colectivo repurposing coffee filters. Spring has sprung at Colectivo!

Dearborn Denim & Apparel
Come check out Dearborn Denim’s New Midi Cotton Dress, Crop Tanks, and denim washes for spring

Dispensary 33
Waldos Forever Fest returns on 4/23! Also, don’t miss their 420 sale from 4/20-4/23

Elixir Andersonville
New cocktails at Elixir Andersonville! MATCHA, MATCHA, MAN: El Dorado Aged Rum, lemon juice, honey, matcha, topped with hemp seed oil; PAMPLEMOUSSE SPRITZ: Deep Eddy Vodka, lemon juice, honey syrup, combier grapefruit liquor, topped with prosecco and a splash of grapefruit, garnished with mint and grapefruit; THE EMPRESSEmpress 1908 Gin, lemon juice, chamomile lavender syrup, topped with soda, garnished with orchid. Check out their website for more drinks!

ENJOY, An Urban General Store
Spring is blooming at ENJOY through Modern Sprout Kits, colorful dino planters, sun catchers, rainbow makers, and so much more!  

FOURSIDED
Mark your calendars for Foursided's annual Easter Egg Hunt! April 11-16, in-stores only! Also, the Foursided app is here! Available on iOS & Android. Get 15% off your first purchase in our app!

Kopi Cafe 
Don’t miss the travelers cafe sales in their boutique and Roulette 18; Kopi’s cafe’s own line of uniquely crafted jewelry items. 

Land & Lake Andersonville
Plant power!  Experience the new Portobello Mushroom Sandwich. This sandwich is vegan and comes with avocado, grilled peppers and onions, pickled chilis and red pepper sauce on sliced 9 grain bread and is available for $14

Mercantile M
Found art & objects for your home and garden at Mercantile M. Window shopping for spring never looked so good!

Rattleback Records
So much is happening this month at Rattleback! On April 5, join them for in-store concert with NJ artist Remember Jones from 6-7PM. Record Store Day returns April 23.

Replay Andersonville
The new spring cocktail list at Replay is endless! THIS SH*T IS BANANASMalibu Rum, Absolut Vanilla, Creme de Banane, Lime, Pineapple; ELECTRIC WATERMELON: Cruzan Light Rum, Mint, Lime, Red Bull Red Edition (Watermelon); FIRED UP: Jose Cuervo Tradicional, Cointreau, Appel’s Habanero Passion Fruit, & Lime Juice, Rimmed with Patty’s Drip Drip (Chamoy Sauce) and Tajin; BLOODY AND BRUISED: Proper Twelve Irish Whiskey, Blood Orange Syrup, Lemon, Basil. Please check out thie website for more drinks and more information.

Rivendell Theatre 
Rivendell’s newest production SPAY is now showing through April 17. Get your tickets now. 

Sandbox Baby Boutique
Come check out the new Spring collection from Quincy Mae!

Swedish American Museum 
Build your own everlasting bouquet! New felted flower designs from Denmark for sale in the Museum store! Also don’t forget to look for Blomma!

The Blume Group
Join The Blume Group for their annual Shred Event on 4/23 from 1:30-4:30PM! Bring your tax documents, and any other confidential documents you need shredded to the 5300 block of North Wayne. There will be a truck from Paper Tiger to safely and securely shred these and they are happy to help unload your vehicle with bins for easy drop off. Please note: staples and paper clips are fine, remove ALL black binder or "elephant" clips, NO binders or notebooks accepted

The Dinner Belle
Get your tickets now for a farm to table dining experience on April 18 with Chef Jaquelyn Lord and Butcher Kriss Abigail. At Meet Your Meat, you’ll find Chef Jacquelyn and her knife skills at the butcher table. Always an educator, she’ll be sharing her knowledge and experiences with working wild game while demonstrating how everyday food can be elevated to an experience. 

Uvae Kitchen & Wine Bar 
Don’t miss Sunday brunch from 10:30AM-2:30PM at Uvae! Stay tuned for their April Wine Dinner.

Wine War  
Don’t miss Wine War on Friday, April 1 at 6:30PM. Head out to Uvae for an evening of fun tasting Merlots!  Wine War is a blind tasting game where you compete for your chance to win some wine bottles. Merlot Price is $15 per person + 2 bottles of the same Merlot. Price of admission includes: 10% off retail wine at UVAE Tasting Room and Fromagerie and Food:  Crudites and hummus; Charcuterie and cheese board; Deviled eggs. Extra food can be purchased during the event.

Women & Children First 
Indie Bookstore Day returns on April 30! Stay tuned for more event information!

Yoga Tree @ Cheetah Gym 
In April, get two weeks of yoga for only $29!

 

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Andersonville Sidewalk Sale

Andersonville Summer Sidewalk Sale

The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC) will host our annual Summer Sidewalk Sale the weekend of July 29 - July 31, 2022. Times will vary, so check your favorite businesses' open and closing times. Summer Sidewalk Sale will include businesses from 4800-5900 N. Clark Street, and adjacent streets up to the alleys.

Click here for our google map of participants.

Participants include:

Alamo Shoes | 5321 N Clark
AlleyCat Comics | 5304 N Clark Rear
Ándale Market | 5232 N Clark
Andersonville Antiques | 5245 N Clark
Andersonville Galleria | 5247 N Clark
Author David Jay Collins | Summerdale + Clark
Bettie Lou's Restaurant | 5633 North Ashland
Big City Optical | 5653 N Clark + 5301 N Clark
Buffalo Exchange Andersonville | 5252 N Clark
Chicatolia Artisan Collective | 5209 N Clark
Cowboys and Astronauts | 1478 W Summerdale
Dearborn Denim & Apparel | 5202 N Clark
Dispensary 33 | 5001 N Clark
Edgewater Candles | Farragut and Clark
Foursided | 5061 N Clark
Full Kit Gear |  5021 N Clark
Hester | 5238 N Clark
Kopi Cafe & Boutique | 5317 N Clark
Los arcos | 5525 N Clark
Macramentadas | Pop UP at Farragut + Clark
Mercantile M | 5409 1/2 N Clark
Milk Handmade | 5137 N Clark
*play | 5311 N Clark
Rattleback Records | 5405 N Clark
RAYGUN | 5207 N Clark
Sandbox Baby Boutique | 5349 N Clark
SCOUT + Design |  5221 N Clark
Strange Cargo Tees | 5216 N Clark
Swedish American Museum | 5211 N Clark
The Wooden Spoon | 5047 N Clark
Transit Tees | 5226 N Clark
Uncharted Books |  5140 N Clark
Uvae Fromagerie & Tasting Room | 5553 N Clark
Women & Children First | 5233 N Clark

 

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Midsommarfest

VÄLKOMMEN BACK
JUNE 10 - 12 2022

ON CLARK FROM FOSTER TO CATALPA

Following a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Andersonville Chamber of Commerce is excited for the return of Andersonville Midsommarfest, now in its 56th year.

Midsommarfest kicks off
Friday, June 10 from 5-10PM
FROM FOSTER AVENUE TO CATALPA AVENUE
& CONTINUES Saturday, June 11 &
Sunday, June 12 from 12-10PM

 

This year’s festival will feature more than 50 music and entertainment acts on five stages:

DOWNLOAD THE STAGE SCHEDULE HERE >

The North Stage
at Clark & Catalpa

The Center Stage
at Clark & Berwyn

The Swedish Stage
at Clark & Foster

Sponsored By: 
The Swedish American Museum

The Balmoral Pride Stage
at Clark & Balmoral

Sponsored By: 
Replay Andersonville,
Chicago Magic Lounge,
& Atmosphere

The Summerdale Stage
at Clark & Summerdale

Sponsored By: 
Rattleback Records
& BMO Harris Bank


SPECIAL PACKAGES

SUMMER STARTS HERE PACKAGE
$40/PER PERSON

INCLUDES:
Souvenir Andersonville T-shirt and Swag Bag
Raffle Ticket (not included in 2022 in gate donation)
Discounted beverages all weekend*
Gate Donation and more!
*Must be redeemed at beverage booths/does not include Sangria or wine from Uvae
 

Midsommarfest: Summer Starts Here - Package #1 (1 person )

Summer Starts Here
Package #1 (1 Person)

$40.00

BUY NOW

Hallå Sommar Package
$75/FOR TWO PEOPLE

INCLUDES:
Souvenir Andersonville T-shirt and Swag Bag
Raffle Ticket (not included in 2022 in gate donation)
Discounted beverages all weekend*
Gate Donation and more!
*Must be redeemed at beverage booths/does not include Sangria or wine from Uvae
 

Midsommarfest: Hallå Sommar Package - Package #2 (2 person )

Hallå Sommar
Package #2 (2 Person)

$75.00

BUY NOW

Flower Crown Package
$90/PER PERSON

INCLUDES:
Souvenir Andersonville T-shirt and Swag Bag
Raffle Ticket
Discounted beverages all weekend*
Photo Session with Portrait Photographer Seed Lynn
Gate Donation and more!
*Must be redeemed at beverage booths/does not include Sangria or wine from Uvae

Midsommarfest: Flower Crown Package - Package #3 (1 person )

Flower Crown
Package #3 (1 Person)

$90.00

BUY NOW

Midsommarfest Raffle

$5.00

Buy now

Gate Donation + Raffle

Gate Donation + Raffle

$15.00

Buy now


VOLUNTEERS & PAID STAFF | SIGN-UP BELOW

Portion of proceeds benefit non-profits.
If you are a non-profit organization, we would love to have you join us at the fest.

MIDSOMMARFEST GATE VOLUNTEERS

MIDSOMMARFEST GATE CAPTAINS
Paid position (21+)

MIDSOMMARFEST GATE & BEER MANAGERS
Paid position (21+)

QUESTIONS?

Please email Laura Austin at
laustin@andersonville.org
to learn more.

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Hygge Fest


PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES

AlleyCat Comics
5304 North Clark (rear)
20% off games,RPGs, and puzzles
alleycatcomics.com

Andersonville Galleria
5247 North Clark
​Earn a $25 dollar gift card on next purchase for any purchase of $100.00 or more
andersonvillegalleria.com

Chicatolia
5209 North Clark
Stop into Chicatolia for select sales on sweatshirts, candles, and Moroccan lamps to set the mood for your Hygge head.
chicatolia.com

City Olive
5644 North Clark
TBD
cityolive.com

Cowboys and Astronauts
1478 West Summerdale
TBD
cowboysandastronauts.com

Early to Bed
5044 N Clark
Free Warming Heart with $25 purchase
earlytobed.com

Edgewater Candles
Farragut and Clark
Edgewater candles has a new Candle Camper! Look for it out on Clark during Hygge Fest Weekend.
edgewatercandles.com

ENJOY, An Urban General Store
5307 North Clark
We will be featuring "All Things Cozy And Creative" - Snoozies, Nordic Wraps, Loungewear, Puzzles, DIY Kits, and more!
urbangeneralstore.com

Lady Gregory's
5260 North Clark
TBD
ladygregorys.com

Land & Lake Andersonville
5420 North Clark
Feed your inner child with Land & Lake Andersonville’s soup and ½ sandwich special: housemade tomato soup and a gooey grilled cheese sandwich with Swiss, smoked cheddar, tomato, mayo and house pickles served on sourdough for $12..
landandlakeandersonville.com

Milk Handmade
5137 North Clark
Argaman & Defiance OOPS SALE Popup at Milk February 4-6.
First Dibs Party February 4 from 6-9PM
milkhandmade.com

Rattleback Records
5405 North Clark
Rattleback will be hosting a musician
More information coming soon.
rattlebackrecords.com

RAYGUN
5207 North Clark
10% off storewide the entire weekend.
raygunsite.com

Sandbox Baby Boutique
5349 North Clark
Sandbox will be offering 20% off cozy pajamas from Petite Plume, Quincy Mae, L'oved Baby and more!
thesandboxboutique.com

Six Point Pet
online only sixpointpet.com
Did you know Six Point offers local delivery?
Even your dogs need a little Hygge
Receive a FREE Bag of Six Point Pet’s Heart Shaped Treats with every Order that is Local Delivery
sixpointpet.com

Something Profound Weddings
5315 North Clark
Information coming soon
somethingprofoundweddings.com

Summerdale
online only davidjaycollins.com
Cozy up to local horror with Summerdale, set in Andersonville!
Receive a free bookmark with each paperback ordered at davidjaycollins.com

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