NEIGHBORHOOD SPOTLIGHT: BUCKTOWN

DISCOVER THE NEIGHBORHOOD.
EXPLORE THE CITY. 

BUCKTOWN IS ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE NEIGHBORHOODS IN CHICAGO FOR ITS PRESENT-DAY ENERGY AND INDIVIDUAL CHARACTER.

There are so many cool professional people and young families living in Bucktown. It attracts a wide mix of ages, ethnicities, and incomes that work together to create a lively neighborhood that is close to downtown yet still has the feel of a village.

This neighborhood is in the heart of Chicago, making it convenient for residents to get around to all the sights and great shopping. It's a very vibrant area with many clubs, bars, and restaurants creating a fun neighborhood vibe. Most of the people who live in Bucktown are young professionals or college students who want to be close to the city.

BEST FAMILY PLACES TO VISIT IN BUCKTOWN

Looking for Chicago kid-friendly attractions? We've got you covered with kid-friendly photography spots, weekend recommendations, and adorable photo shoots.

Here are some of our favorite spots:

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Let your kids let off some steam at this awesome indoor playground and activity center that caters to preschool, school age, and even adult kids at heart.

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 Both a trail and a park, the 606 creates a unique sense of identity for the neighborhoods it passes through. 

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From the lush landscaping and playlot for children to the picnic tables and shade trees, Lucy Flower Park is a natural oasis and perfect place to relax with your family.

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They offer tons of fun activities including, art and music classes, indoor playgrounds, pre-school, a summer camp, and more.

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A small playground located in the West Town community that features a water feature, community garden, and a multi-purpose field.

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The perfect park for residents of all ages, the design for Walsh Park in West Garfield Park is designed to connect with the surrounding neighborhood and provide a space to play.

Aaron Gang Photography is a Chicago-based photography studio located at 1016 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60622. We provide photography for families, pets, businesses, professionals and actors in our studio and in surrounding areas just like Bucktown. Check out the full list of Chicago neighborhoods we provide photography services to.

BEST PET PLACES TO VISIT IN BUCKTOWN

Looking for pet-friendly areas in Chicago? We know the best dog parks and Chicago's best urban spots for your four-legged friend.

Here are some of our favorite spots:

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Bring your favorite furry friend, who can enjoy the covered patio and delicious food! 

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Regardless of what team your dog is on, Jack & Ginger's offers all the sports packages to keep them happy.

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A lovely place to take your dog and play ball— and large enough for you to run around for a bit!

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With an outdoor patio, a fire pit and beer special that buys you a beer if you bring firewood, this pub is the perfect place for dogs and owners alike!

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Whether your pup wants to splash in the baby pool, play fetch or just take in a mid-day nap, Churchill Field and its off-leash space has you covered.

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This small coffee shop offers breakfasts, baked goods, sandwiches and even dog treats!