Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Chicago Magazine Features Berwyn Field Guide in May Issue

Ever wanted a field guide to Berwyn? Chicago Magazine has delivered! Check our their May 2018 Issue, page 31-32 and create your own Berwyn-centric adventure with friends and family. We’re truly #NothingLikeASuburb. Want to view the magazine online? Visit Zinio here to purchase a copy or read on down below. If physical copies are more your speed, visit a newsstand nearmore »

Czech Main-Stay Re-Opens on Cermak Road

Cermak Road staple Czech Plaza Restaurant has reopened their doors at 7016 W Cermak Rd. The 45-year-old restaurant boasts the same time honored menu featuring Czech specialties like Fruit Dumplings and Breaded Pork Tenderloin; they’ve also added a kid’s menu. Familiar faces will greet you, as previous Czech Plaza employees make up their new management team. A ribbon cutting wasmore »

Hop into Easter Fun in Berwyn!

Easter weekend is here! Celebrate in town with family and friends—check out what’s going on in your neck of the woods 🙂 #HappyEaster Brunchin’ and more! Conga Cuban Cafe will begin hosting brunch, starting with Easter Sunday! Bring the family over between 9AM-3PM for a delicious holiday start. Autre Monde Café & Spirits will be open from 11AM-7PM on Easter.more »

Sláinte! Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Berwyn!

You don’t have to be Irish to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Berwyn has a slew of events and specials just for you during St. Paddy’s Day weekend. Check out what’s going on in our neck of the woods! From Corned Beef to St. Paddy’s Day Treats Big Guys Sausage Stand (7021 W Roosevelt Rd): Only $12.50 for a corned beef sandwich,more »

Have yourself a Festive February in Berwyn!

Your favorite spots in Berwyn are heating up this winter with specials you don’t want to miss! Whether you’re celebrating Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday, Lent, Valentine’s Day or ALL three, your local haunts have got you covered during this very festive February! Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday Veseckys Bakery (6634 W Cermak Rd) Indulge your sweet tooth with a Fat Tuesday favorite, PACZKI! Vesecky’smore »

Culver’s Honored by Peers with Business Excellence Award

George W. Ashby Award Recognizes a Berwyn Main-Stay Culver’s, located at 6943 W Roosevelt Rd, will be recognized as the recipient of the 8th Annual George W. Ashby Award for Business Excellence at a cocktail party on Saturday, March 24, 2017. The event will celebrate the recipients of both the 33rd Annual Charles E. Piper Award and the Ashby Awardmore »

Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs: Cynthia Citro of Goldiloxx Hair Studio

Welcome to Meet Berwyn’s Entrepreneurs! Berwyn has become a hot spot for urban professionals, entrepreneurs and creatively minded individuals. From musicians to crafters, small business owners to dedicated team members, Berwyn is home to a remarkable group of movers and shakers who keep our community vibrant. This segment gives us a chance to get to know what makes our localmore »

Celebrate the Most Wonderful Time of the Year in Berwyn!

Having trouble finding the perfect gift? Want to let Santa know what’s on your wishlist? Want to celebrate Christmas all December long? Look no further–your perfect Berwyn holiday guide is right here! Santa Sightings Berwyn Park District’s Letters to Santa (Multiple locations) Through Tuesday, December 12 You will find special mailboxes at Komensky and Piper Schools, Proksa, Freedom, Smirz, and Hessler Parks and the Berwyn Depot District. Pleasemore »

First Gear Skate Shop Opens Doors on 26th Street

First Gear Skate Shop recently opened its doors at 6808 W 26th St. The one-of-a-kind skateboard shop offers the latest in skateboards and accessories, as well as related clothing and apparel. A ribbon cutting was held in partnership with the City of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation (BDC) on November 29, 2017. Connect with First Gear at, onmore »