Saturday, June 30th:
9AM-4Pm: Garage Sale at 1940 N. Leavitt (pictured)
11AM-7Pm: Holstein Park’s 100th Anniversary Party. There will be 14 food trucks, live music all day, activities for the kids. A $5 suggested donation for entry benefits the historic field house renovations. Read more about this in the 32nd Ward newsletter. 2200 N. Oakley (map it).
Noon–6PM: Vintage Heaven Gallery BIG Sale… It only happens 6X yearly, and when it does, fan of vintage clothing, jewelry, and accessories luck out! We love these wooden sandals, at left, by vendor Jenstyle. This weekend’s sale is titled ‘Clothes and Culture.’ The space is on the second floor Heaven Gallery, above Lubinksi Furniture, 1550 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Noon to 6PM: Gallery hours for ARC, the newest local gallery, at 2156 N. Damen (next to Bucktown Beanery). The Pipeline stopped by last night, to see ARC’s July show featuring three artists. We snapped this photo of Jan Parker’s Beneath the Skin.. An extension of My DNA. The piece, about the size of a studio apartment, contains hair from hundreds of anonymous donors.
2-5Pm: Free Wine tasting (Red & White Wines 1861 N. Milwaukee). The theme of the tasting will be Oregon Wines, specifically from the Willamete Valley. Details. While you’re there, stop by Red & White’s neighbor, Sterling Goss, 1845 N. Oakley, for some meat to go with your wine. Mention ‘pipeline’ at the register for a 4% 4th of July week discount, too!
3PM- ?? 10th Anniversary of CANS/Outdoor Music Fest, 1640 N. Damen. Too White Crew headlines at 8PM.
Sunday, July 1st
9AM-4PM: Garage Sale continues, 1940 N. Leavitt
8AM-2PM: Wicker Park Farmers Market (1500 N. Damen, in the park, across from Big Star)
10AM-2PM: Logan Square Farmers Market (on Logan Boulevard, east of Milwaukee Ave.)
Noon-6PM: Vintage Heaven Clothes and Culture Sale continues (1550 N. Milwaukee, 2nd Floor)
11AM-Noon: Magic Boat Puppet Show (playground, 1425 N. Damen). Arranged by the Wicker Park Advisory Council, this special ‘First Friday’ installment includes history, music, and dance. Children will learn about the composer Luigi Rodolfo Boccherini and his music from Otto Von Quarter Note, Wicker Park history during Boccherini’s Life Time with the Culture Lady (Elaine Coorens), and then Create a Banner with Easel Art & a Dance with Evolve Dance depicting the elements of the Classical Period Musical Score.