Summer Sounds at the Patio

Summer Sounds at the Patio

Every Thursday, June 4–August 27

Summer Sounds at the Patio at Lincoln Park Zoo's Cafe Brauer

Savor Live Music During an Alfresco Getaway

Pair your meal at Lincoln Park Zoo's Patio at Cafe Brauer with some soothing sonic accompaniment. Professional musicians, provided by Next Star Vodka, perform every Thursday night at Chicago’s most scenic outdoor café, located next to Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo. Toast the tunes with drink specials on Next Star Vodka cocktails.

5:30–7:30 p.m.

The zoo also offers live music at the Patio every Wednesday night all summer long! Learn more about our Locally Sourced at the Patio series.


Music Schedule


June 11: J.A. Grimm and Blacknight
June 18: MCN Band
June 25: Mitchell Green
July 2: Hannah K. Watson

July 9: Teston

July 16: Scott Porter

July 23: Owen Stevenson
July 30: Peter Warren
August 6: Hannah K. Watson
August 13; Owen Stevenson

August 20: Scott Porter

August 27: Peter Warren