What We Like About Wicker Park
It’s tough to curate a list of things we like about Wicker Park. It is one of our favorite neighborhoods and so Chicago! We rated the nightlife at 95%. The range of things to do in Wicker Park is nothing less than impressive. Just turned 21 and want a celebratory night out on the town? Prefer an older crowd with a more laid back feel? Something a little more upscale or reserved? How about specialty coffee shops, retail stores, bakeries, or restaurants during the day? After all, Wicker Park’s to-do list extends beyond night owl hours.
Wicker Park is the kind of neighborhood you can visit with no plans. The entire neighborhood feels like a host for all of Chicago’s hidden gems, which is why we rated this category at 97%. Just show up and see how you feel – you won’t be disappointed. You can go in any random place if you’re feeling free, or hit up your reliable go-to’s. Either way, this neighborhood’s got your back.
Wicker Park is definitely a major player in Chicago’s beating heart. We gave this neighborhood’s heartbeat score a 98%. One of the things that makes Chicago special is it’s many neighborhoods, with so many different personalities. Sometimes the city feels like many different city’s gathered into one area. Wicker Park is Chicago because it truly feels like a mini city within the big city. It’s a neighborhood many Chicagoans love to visit, like a dear old friend you can count on for laughter and fond memories. When you go to Wicker Park it feels like everyone is vacationing there. This neighborhood makes Chicago, well. . . Chicago.