Berger Park Cultural Center

Berger Park Cultural Center Berger Park Cultural Center located in the Edgewater community, overlooks beautiful Lake Michigan and is owned and operated by the Chicago Park District.
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Located on Sheriden Rd in the Edgewater community, the park overlooks beautiful Lake Michigan. As an early proponent of developing street-end beaches on Chicago's north side, Berger Park Cultural Center has now become a neighborhood icon. Great for fun learning and excitement, events such as Concerts and Movies in the Park and the Annual Jewelry and Ceramics Show have contributed to the cultural f

Located on Sheriden Rd in the Edgewater community, the park overlooks beautiful Lake Michigan. As an early proponent of developing street-end beaches on Chicago's north side, Berger Park Cultural Center has now become a neighborhood icon. Great for fun learning and excitement, events such as Concerts and Movies in the Park and the Annual Jewelry and Ceramics Show have contributed to the cultural f

Operating as usual

Grab some family or friends and join us for a Movie in the Park! Check out the list for this weekend below.
07/29/2021

Grab some family or friends and join us for a Movie in the Park! Check out the list for this weekend below.

Your FREE Chicago Park District: Movies In The Parks Schedule:
▶️7/29
The Croods at Dunbar Park
Aladdin at Rosenblum Park
▶️7/30
Jumanj:The Next Level at Austin Town Hall Park
Duck Soup at Indian Boundary Park Cultural Center
Life at Garfield Park
▶️7/31
Wonder Woman 1984 at Park No.540
Hidden Figures at Lake Shore Park
For updates/cancellations, visit www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/movies
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Our day campers are having a lot of fun this summer! Right now they are working on an original play to perform the last ...
07/27/2021

Our day campers are having a lot of fun this summer! Right now they are working on an original play to perform the last week of camp.

Our Waterfront Café is open Noon to 9PM daily! It offers a beautiful view of the lakefront and a relaxing outdoor patio....
07/27/2021

Our Waterfront Café is open Noon to 9PM daily! It offers a beautiful view of the lakefront and a relaxing outdoor patio. As well as great food, the café features live music some nights of the week. Check out the website for the menu and more details on performances! http://waterfrontcafechicago.com/

Here is one of our young writers enjoying Ms. Eileen's short story writing session. What a joy to put pen to paper and s...
07/26/2021

Here is one of our young writers enjoying Ms. Eileen's short story writing session. What a joy to put pen to paper and share creative stories with each other! #intheparks #teensinthepark #teens #writing

Check out the Garfield Park Conservatory this summer!
07/22/2021

Check out the Garfield Park Conservatory this summer!

The Artist's Garden at Garfield Park Conservatory is coming to life. This year's exhibit 'Still Life in Real Life: Charles Ethan Porter' opens on Wed., July 28. Reserve your spot now at www.garfieldconservatory.org.

Our Summer Kickback Series is here! Located throughout the city, find your local event below.
07/21/2021

Our Summer Kickback Series is here! Located throughout the city, find your local event below.

Coming to 15 Chicago neighborhoods every Friday through August 27, Summer Kickback. This series of free weekly events with activities, games, food and access to resources is open to 13 to 24 yr. olds. For exact locations, visit https://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/summer-kickback #SummerKickback

Co-hosted by Chicago Mayor's Office, Chicago Public Library & Amazon.com

We still have slots open for the Teens in the Park event,  Short Stories and a Movie, this Friday at 6:30PM. This event ...
07/20/2021

We still have slots open for the Teens in the Park event, Short Stories and a Movie, this Friday at 6:30PM. This event is for people ages 13 to 19.
Register here https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/chicagoparkdistrict/activity/search/detail/362731?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US

We still have slots open for the Teens in the Park event, Short Stories and a Movie, this Friday at 6:30PM. This event is for people ages 13 to 19.
Register here https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/chicagoparkdistrict/activity/search/detail/362731?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US

Grab some family or friends and head out to a Movie in the Park this week! More details are below.
07/20/2021

Grab some family or friends and head out to a Movie in the Park this week! More details are below.

Movies in the Parks this week:
▶July 20
Frozen II (PG) at Kells
Just Mercy (PG-13) at Hoard
▶July 21
Delfin at Harrison Park
The Princess and the Frog (G) at Fuller
▶July 22
Jurassic Park (PG-13) at Wentworth
Bill and Ted Face the Music (PG-13) at Billy Bronco
*Movies begin at 8:15 pm. For weather updates, visit Chicago Park District: Movies In The Parks & www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/movies

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Get some exercise at Washington Park this Saturday at the free timed walk, run or stroll! More details below.
07/20/2021

Get some exercise at Washington Park this Saturday at the free timed walk, run or stroll! More details below.

Let's #GoRun at Washington Park, Morgan Dr. & Russel Dr., this Saturday at 9 am. Register for the FREE timed, walk, run & stroll with Chicago Area Runners Association at www.cararuns.org/gorun by July 23 at 2 pm.

#GetYour60 minutes of physical activity here. Learn more at Health.gov.

Below are some events happening tomorrow! Bring family and friends and have some fun #intheparks!
07/19/2021

Below are some events happening tomorrow! Bring family and friends and have some fun #intheparks!

4 Things To Do Tomorrow #intheparks:
▶️5:30pm
Toddlers Tunes and Turtles at Hiawatha
▶️6 pm
(Quaran)Teeny Tiny Show and Tells at Unity Park
▶️6:30pm
Elevate Jazz at Austin Town Hall Park
Casey McDonough & Nora O'Connor Kean of the The Flat Five Chicago at Welles Park
▶️www.nightoutintheparks.com #YearofChicagoMusic #ChicagoInTune #ChicagoMusic

Cool off this summer at one of our water features! Visit the link below for more details.
07/19/2021

Cool off this summer at one of our water features! Visit the link below for more details.

After the rain ☂️ comes the sun ☀️! Cool-off at one of our beaches, pools, water playgrounds or spray features. For exact locations, visit www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/parks-facilities/cooling-centers #SummerintheParks

Bring some friends and family to one of the Movies in the Parks happening this weekend! Locations are below.
07/16/2021

Bring some friends and family to one of the Movies in the Parks happening this weekend! Locations are below.

Movies in the Parks this weekend:
▶️July 16
Babe (G) at Oz
Tom & Jerry (PG) at Lowe
The Wiz at Garfield
▶️July 17
Wonder Woman 1984 (PG-13) at Winnemac
Tom & Jerry (PG) at Gladstone
*Movies begin at 8:15 pm. For weather updates, visit Chicago Park District: Movies In The Parks & www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/movies
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Visit one of our new Fairy Houses located around the city! Details are at the link below.
07/15/2021

Visit one of our new Fairy Houses located around the city! Details are at the link below.

Attend one of our free #GoGrind clinics starting tomorrow! More details below.
07/15/2021

Attend one of our free #GoGrind clinics starting tomorrow! More details below.

Grab your skateboards & meet us at Burnham Park, Dusable Lake Shore Dr. & 31st St., for the next FREE #GoGrind clinic on Fri., July 16 from 4-7 pm. *No experience or equipment necessary. For details, visit www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/go-grind-chicago #TeensinthePark #getyour60

Calling all talented teens in Chicago! Auditions start this weekend for the 6th annual TIP Fest. Details below!
07/13/2021

Calling all talented teens in Chicago! Auditions start this weekend for the 6th annual TIP Fest. Details below!

Chicago park auditions for youth, ages 14-24 yrs. old, interested in showcasing their talents in the 6th Annual TIP Fest Auditions and Cypher Fest are OPEN! First audition is this Sat., July 17 at Amundsen Park, 6200 W. Bloomingdale Ave., from 2-6pm. Register at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/tip-fest #TeensinthePark

Our Rollin' Rec activity van is back for the summer! Find a location and time near you to have some fitness fun at your ...
07/13/2021

Our Rollin' Rec activity van is back for the summer! Find a location and time near you to have some fitness fun at your local park.

We're Rollin' into your neighborhood with fun for the entire family! The Rollin' Rec activity van brings sports, games & fitness activities for 90 minutes through August 12. For specific locations, dates and times, visit www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/rollin-rec #SummerInTheParks #RollinRec

Can't make it out, visit Health.gov for more tips on how to stay active & #MoveYourWay.

Don't miss out! Registration is open for the 9th Annual Valor Games Midwest, which runs August 17-19. The free three-day...
07/12/2021
Registration now open for 2021 Valor Games Midwest, competition for veterans with disabilities

Don't miss out! Registration is open for the 9th Annual Valor Games Midwest, which runs August 17-19. The free three-day Paralympic sport competition connects veteran athletes with ongoing sports opportunities & resources in their local communities. Read more in ABC 7 Chicago's story at https://abc7.ws/3xFGihG #ValorGames2021

Registration is now open for the 2021 Valor Games Midwest, a competition for veterans with disabilities.

Awesome news for Monty & Rose! The Chicago Piping Plover brood is 3 times bigger, they are now parents to three more chi...
07/09/2021
They're here, they're here! Welcome 2021 Piping Plover chicks! — Chicago Piping Plovers

Awesome news for Monty & Rose! The Chicago Piping Plover brood is 3 times bigger, they are now parents to three more chicks. For details, visit https://bit.ly/2VfKMx5 #PipingPlovers #intheparks

On behalf of Chicago’s beloved Monty and Rose, we are proud to announce the hatching of their 2021 chicks. Just before 2:00 pm on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, a tiny fuzzy chick was glimpsed in the nest, confirmed again minutes later. At 3:15 pm, Rose carried an eggshell fragment away from the nest, t...

Check out Movies in the Park this summer! Below are just a few happening this week.
07/08/2021

Check out Movies in the Park this summer! Below are just a few happening this week.

Movies in the Parks are BACK! Here's what's coming up:
▶7/ 8
10 Things I Hate About You at Bartelme
Trolls World Tour at Pasteur
▶7/ 9
Jumanj: The Next Level at Owens
The Greatest Showman at Amundsen
▶7/10
The High Note at Douglass Park
Imagine That at Paschen

*Movies begin at 8:30pm. For the complete schedule, updates/cancellations, visit Chicago Park District: Movies In The Parks & www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/movies.

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The Garfield Park Conservatory has new exhibits to check out this summer! Reserve a spot below.
07/08/2021

The Garfield Park Conservatory has new exhibits to check out this summer! Reserve a spot below.

If you are heading to the beach today, please note the swim advisories noted below. #chiswimreport
07/07/2021

If you are heading to the beach today, please note the swim advisories noted below. #chiswimreport

#ChiSwimReport 7/7/21: There is a swim advisory on Rainbow, South Shore, 63rd, Oak, Loyola & Leone Beaches today based on water quality. Check the flag color at the beach or at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/beaches for additional weather/surf warnings. Lifeguards are on duty until 7 pm.

Join one of these parks in a free event going on today and tomorrow! #NightOutInTheParks
07/07/2021

Join one of these parks in a free event going on today and tomorrow! #NightOutInTheParks

07/06/2021

Looking for something to do this week? 🤩 The Play Garden, Mini Golf, Climbing Wall, Micro Scooter/Rollerblade Rentals, and Bungee are open for the season at Maggie Daley Park. Check out hours & rates at https://maggiedaleypark.com. #intheparks

Check out our Movies in the Park events at the link below!
07/02/2021

Check out our Movies in the Park events at the link below!

Make plans to see your favorite blockbuster and/or classic flick at a park near you, starting July 6. More than 100 movies will be featured as part of Chicago Park District: Movies In The Parks. Check out the full schedule at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/movies. #intheparks

Movies in the Parks is supported by Xfinity

Check out some of our new merch! For more details follow the link below.
07/01/2021

Check out some of our new merch! For more details follow the link below.

Shop the Chicago Park Store today to view our new designs and show your park pride! 🛒 www.chicagoparkstore.com #ParkStore

Don't miss out on all the fun this summer. 🤩 Download the My Chi Parks™ FREE app at https://bit.ly/MyChiParksApp#inthepa...
06/30/2021

Don't miss out on all the fun this summer. 🤩 Download the My Chi Parks™ FREE app at https://bit.ly/MyChiParksApp
#intheparks #NightOutInTheParks

Looking for "things to do" in parks citywide? Download the My Chi Parks™ FREE app at https://bit.ly/MyChiParksApp #intheparks

06/29/2021

16-inch softball is a true Chicago tradition and staple, with many Chicagoans! ⚾️🥎

In this citywide tournament, adults age 18+ have an opportunity to compete in recreational gameplay resulting in one citywide championship team! The winning team will receive bragging rights and prizes. Rookie players and veterans are invited to participate. We look forward to a great event! More info below ⬇️
#intheparks #16inchSoftball #softball

Here are a few highlights from our first day of summer camp! We love having our campers back in the park.#intheparks
06/29/2021

Here are a few highlights from our first day of summer camp! We love having our campers back in the park.
#intheparks

Get your cultural fix at Berger Park Cultural Center on Saturday, June 26 from 6-7pm for The Sixth Fest Short Play Festi...
06/24/2021

Get your cultural fix at Berger Park Cultural Center on Saturday, June 26 from 6-7pm for The Sixth Fest Short Play Festival! Plus, it's free! 🤩
The Sixth Festival is a gathering of performances, panels, exhibits, screenings, and other events, all in response to the sixth mass extinction event happening now due to the climate crisis. ➡ https://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/events/sixth-fest-short-play-festival-berger #intheparks #NightOutInTheParks

Get your cultural fix at Berger Park Cultural Center on Saturday, June 26 from 6-7pm for The Sixth Fest Short Play Festival! Plus, it's free! 🤩
The Sixth Festival is a gathering of performances, panels, exhibits, screenings, and other events, all in response to the sixth mass extinction event happening now due to the climate crisis. ➡ https://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/events/sixth-fest-short-play-festival-berger #intheparks #NightOutInTheParks

Looking for something fun to do in the parks?  Check out a couple offerings happening this week! #intheparks
06/24/2021

Looking for something fun to do in the parks? Check out a couple offerings happening this week! #intheparks

06/18/2021

The art piece featuring Malcolm X & MLK will now be on display at Queens Landing, 500 S. Lakeshore Dr., through July 26! Artist Demand Justice-Maxwell Emcays will host talks from 9am-1pm in celebration of Juneteenth, on 6/19. Details at http://bit.ly/DemandJustice2021 #intheparks

While we didn't make the list, we are pretty great! 🌟🤩
06/16/2021
The 22 most beautiful Chicago parks

While we didn't make the list, we are pretty great! 🌟🤩

Chicago parks cover thousands of acres of land, offering places to relax, go for a swim or hit the tennis courts.

06/11/2021

Congratulations Chicago Park District!

#Covid19Update: Chicago Park District's Phase 5 Mask Policy requires masks indoors & encourages everyone to wear a face-...
06/11/2021

#Covid19Update: Chicago Park District's Phase 5 Mask Policy requires masks indoors & encourages everyone to wear a face-covering in crowded outdoor settings or where social distancing cannot be maintained. For details, visit www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/co #COVID19Updates

#Covid19Update: Chicago Park District's Phase 5 Mask Policy requires masks indoors & encourages everyone to wear a face covering in crowded outdoor settings or where social distancing cannot be maintained. For details, visit www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/coronavirus-response

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6205 N Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL
60660

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 21:00
Thursday 09:00 - 21:00
Friday 09:00 - 21:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00

Telephone

(773) 761-0376

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Join us for ZUMBA tonight at 7PM. On the 3rd Floor.
Berger Park needs a beach.
Today kids ceramic class:) Thank you Louis)!