Chamber & SSA News
The Bloomingdale Trail is now the 60619-Jun-2013
The Bloomingdale Trail along with the larger part of Chicago's Northwest side parks and trail system is becoming the 606. The final project will include this three mile trail as well as 5 parks and an observatory, skate park, various art installations, and other amenities.
2012 Market Study Release19-Jun-2013
The WPB Chamber & the WPB SSA#33 have completed & compiled the 2012 market study detailing the multiple layers of market demographic information present in the WPB Neighborhood. This study is now available on the WPB website.
The May Wicker Park Advisory Council is meeting tomorrow evening from 7-8:30pm
Club Lucky Wins the 2013 Mixologist Mash-Up!03-Apr-2013
From the Chicago Tribune: Club Lucky wins Wicker Park/Bucktown mixologist contest -- again Also a big thanks goes out to Dolphin for hosting the Mixologist Mash-Up and to all of the sponsors and participating bars!
Recycle your Christmas Tree!04-Jan-2013
There are various options for disposing your Christmas tree this post-holiday season. Please don't throw it away in an alley!
Preparations are being made now for the 2nd Annual Drink of Wicker Park Bucktown Mixologist Mash-Up.
On Wednesday, November 14th at Cafe Absinthe, 4 current Board Members were reelected and 4 additions were made.
Wed Local Wicker Park Bucktown31-Oct-2012
Wed Local will be a campaign that highlights the many options our area offers to couples planning a wedding.
The WPB Chamber hosts monthly Biz 101s for our local business owners. Due to recent fluctuation in attendance, we want to make sure this program is still relevant to community.
The Wicker Park Bucktown Special Service Area #33, after five years, is reviewing its programs and updating its Master Plan and needs your help!
Trick-or-Treating & Boo-Palooza in WPB + Chamber Board Elections & Tons of Fun Local Events!
Chamber Board Elections Ballot23-Oct-2012
Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber Members in good standing are encouraged to cast their votes for the 2013-2014 Chamber Board.
Holidays on their way to Wicker Park Bucktown + News on the Bloomingdale & Local Events!
October Mixer at Fatpour & Other Events in WPB
The WPB Chamber offers two on-going advertising platforms to connect with an engaged, local audience: Advertising on WickerParkBucktown.com and in the weekly Local Events E-Newsletter.
We Got It in WPB: Fatpour Tap Works to host October Mixer + Trick-or-Treat, Honeybuns & Other Exciting Local Events
Last Week for Wicker Park Fest Raffle Entries + We're SOLD OUT for Fall Dinner Crawl Tickets! & Community Events
We Got It In WPB: Fall Dinner Crawl Tickets Selling Quickly + Exciting Local Events & Opportunities
We Got It in WPB: Dinner Crawl Tickets Now on Sale, September Mixer at Benchwarmers, Open Streets This Sunday & More!
Impact the future of Wicker Park Bucktown by joining the WPB Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
Winning Wicker Park Fest Raffle Numbers + Upcoming Mixer at Benchwarmers
Emporium Mixer Tonight + Upcoming Local Events + Business Resources
On the evening of Oct. 2, ticket-holders will stroll the streets to taste samples from local Wicker Park Bucktown restaurants.
Graffiti Abatement + Summer Events + Local News + Business Resources E-Newsletter
In a partnership with the Active Transportation Alliance, the WPB SSA is very excited to bring Open Streets to Milwaukee Avenue on Sunday, September 16th!
The CTA is studying ways to install Bus Rapid Transit (BRT*) service through our neighborhood, and, quite possibly, down the street where your business is located. Come learn about its implications
The Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber has begun planning an event that allows you to travel from restaurant to restaurant getting tastings from some of your favorite local eateries.
The next stage in compiling information to describe our local market is through a survey aimed at getting the opinions of Business Owners.
Important information regarding street closures, access during the fest, two new performing arts areas and a reminder of liquor laws.
Milwaukee Ave, between North and Paulina, and some intersecting streets, will be closed to all vehicular traffic and street parking starting at 1:00am on Saturday, July 28th
All those that make a donation at the gate to enter this year's festival, get entered into a raffle to win prize packages donated by several local businesses, including 2 50" Flat Screen Television from Best Buy.
Register your business to participate in the neighborhood-wide Summer Sidewalk Sales to be held Saturday & Sunday, July 21st & 22nd and August 25th & 26th.
Businesses along Division Street can sign up to participate in a Fashion Show and/or Kids Scavenger Hunt designed to drive foot traffic east of Damen during the Do-Division Street Fest weekend.
Wicker Park Bucktown's two signature summer sidewalk sales are back, starting with the Summer Sizzle Sale on July 21st & 22nd! The second, the Last-Call Sidewalk Sale, will take place August 25th & 26th.
Vending at Wicker Park Fest offers your business face to face exposure to a streaming crowd of festomers in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Free Chamber Membership Contest03-Apr-2012
Complete a couple tasks (like updating your Directory Listing, "Liking" the Chamber page, and a couple others, and get entered to win a Free Chamber Membership*!
Thank you to all who attended, our sponsors and the bars that participated in the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber's first ever competition to create the official Drink of WPB.
Request for Proposals: Interactive Installation and Performance Art Works for Wicker Park Fest 201201-Mar-2012
Proposals from artists, collectives, curators and producers are now being accepted for programming at Wicker Park Fest 2012. Two proposals will be accepted and awarded $7500 each.
Unwrap WPB Passport Wrap-Up09-Jan-2012
From December 3rd to the 24th, over 50 businesses around the Wicker Park Bucktown neighborhood offered discounts, promotions and deals to holiday shoppers.
The weekend of December 3rd & 4th marked the kickoff of the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce's Unwrap WPB Holiday Passport and hosted the increasingly popular Renegade Holiday Market and Do-Division Holiday events...
New Website Launches 1/6/201206-Dec-2011
WPB Chamber is proud to announce the unveiling of our new website, rich with features to promote your business and the community. Happy New Year and happy web surfing to all!