District Wide Events
It’s all happening on Harrison Street! The Oak Park Arts District galleries are open for special events from 6:00 – 10:00pm every Third Friday of the month. Enjoy dinner in the district and stroll the galleries taking in the artwork of the gallery owners and their guest artists.
Shop for fine art or one of a kind gifts at Gallery Pink, Flavor City Studios, Dancing Krow Studio, Art Gecko and Harrison Works, all located between Lombard & Austin. Many of our unique boutiques keep late hours on Third Friday evenings as well.
If you’re looking to create your own work of art, stop in to Bead in Hand or Creative Changes Studio for a scheduled workshop.
For neighborhood ambiance, you can count on the Eastgate Cafe, the Buzz Cafe and Trattoria 225. Enjoy a drink and live music most Fridays at the Eastgate Cafe and the Buzz Cafe.
The Oak Park Arts District’s next Third Friday is December 2oth! Don’t forget to Shop Artfully as you stroll the street!
Harrison Works, 17 Harrison Street
Gallery owner Elizabeth Gaylord presents ”Cat Moves.” From 6:00 – 10:00 pm.
Art Gecko, 21 Harrison Street
Discover one of a kind found object jewelry and art in Lisa Nordstrom’s unique boutique and studio.
The Third Friday Gallery, Dancing Krow Studio, 41 – 43 Harrison Street
Flavor City Studios, 45 Harrison Street
A working artist studio featuring original works by Mike Bochner & Stephen Smith.
Eastgate Cafe & Gift Shop, 102 Harrison Street
Music and dinner are always on the menu at Eastgate.
Three Queens Organic, 140 Harrison Street
Purveyors of organic maple syrup from their farm in Westby, Wisconsin, Three Queens Organic will feature the art of Ivan Gugel Dawson in its gallery.
Creative Changes Studio, 140 Harrison Street
The Process Painting and Healing Arts Studio often has special events planned to help you become a healthier you.
Bead in Hand, 145 Harrison Street
Bead in Hand, a full-service jewelry design shop, continues its “Holiday Extravaganzas” series.
Gallery PINK, 149 Harrison Street
At Gallery PINK see “Prints and Sculptures” by Roberta Malkin.
The Buzz Cafe, 905 S. Lombard Street
Kick back at Buzz Cafe with an evening of Burgers, Beers and Bands.
Yoga Trek, 911 S. Lombard Street
The neighborhood yoga studio often has special events planned.
Trattoria 225, 225 Harrison Street
Delicious food, artwork on the walls and al fresco-seating are all on hand at Trattoria 225.
Intuit Dance, 237 Harrison Street
Peek in the window and see who’s dancing at the studio. Maybe you’ll be able to join in!
Val’s Halla, 239 Harrison Street