Chicago Arts District
Pilsen's art galleries are known collectively as the Chicago Arts District. There are 20 or so galleries, and they tend to be small,...
Ping Tom Memorial Park
Ping Tom Memorial Park offers dramatic city-railroad-bridge views. In summer, Chicago Water Taxi runs a groovy boat down the Chicago...
Chicago Chinese Cultural Institute
The group offers a guided, 90-minute tour taking in the neighborhood's history, architecture and cultural highlights. Departure is at...
The Skylark is a bastion for artsy drunkards, who slouch into big booths sipping on strong drinks and eyeing the long room. They play...
There's not much to look at inside this 24-hour joint, but the window at the end of the long dining room frames a stunning scene of the...
Redmoon Theater information
The interaction of humans and puppets is key to the magical, haunting adaptations of classic works like Moby Dick and new commissions like The Princess Club, a fairly twisted look at children’s fairy tales. The innovative nonprofit troupe, headed up by performance artists Blair Thomas and Jim Lasko, never fails to mesmerize.
Redmoon is the creative force behind the new Great Chicago Fire Festival in October.