Wicker Park is a neighborhood within the West Town Community and West Side district of Chicago. Its boundaries stretch as far north as Armitage, Ashland Avenue to the east, Division to the south, and Western Avenue to the west. Situated just west of the Kennedy Expressway, Wicker Park is known for its local hipster culture, art community, nightlife, and food scene.
In recent years, the neighborhood has seen significant growth and development from restaurants and nightlife to the construction of new condominiums, townhomes, apartments and single-family homes.
Schools: Pritzker, Burr, Sabin, Drummond, CICS, Lasalle II, Diego, Clemete HS, Wells HS
Events: Wicker Park & Bucktown Farmer’s Market, Wicker Park Fest, Chicago Craft Beer Week, Do Division Street Fest, Bucktown Arts Fest, Green Music Fest, The 606 Trail