2012 Tour

In observance of The Chicago Fire in October 1871, The Truck Show toured in October 2012 in a series of Saturdays.


4pm Sideshows  |  5pm Stage-show!
October 6:  Logan Square  –  look for us on green near the Illinois Centennial Monument
in the middle of Logan and Kedzie Blvds (right off the Logan Square Blue Line stop)

4pm Sideshows  |  5pm Stage-show!
October 13:  Roscoe/North Center  –  we’ll be at the North end of the Clark Park Playlots
3400 N. Rockwell St. (take Addison Bus #152 to Rockwell and walk South on Rockwell)

6pm Sideshows  |  7pm Stage-show!
October 20:  West Town  –  in the parking lot at 1827 W. Hubbard
Hubbard St. between Wood and Wolcott (take the Grand Bus #65 to Wood St., walk South on Wood to Hubbard and then West one half block to 1827)

4pm Sideshows  |  5pm Stage-show!
October 27:  Pilsen  –  The Growing Station Community Garden–you can’t miss us!
approx. 945 W. 21st, between Morgan and Peoria St. (take Halsted Bus #8 to 21st St., and walk West on 21st a half-block passed Peoria)

For all shows:
Sideshows will start an hour before the show  –  Come get your photo with the Bee-Bearded Lady and participate in Proud Pigeon’s “Coooooky Contest”!   See the mysterious Man in a Bag, and practice your ESP with Tim the Mind Bender!
The Stage-show (lasting approximately 90 minutes)  –  You won’t want to miss the story inspired by neighborhood historical characters and memories, or the wide-ranging talents of guest performers on the truck-stage!

The show is open to everyone  –  All-ages and family friendly!

FREE ADMISSION! (however, some sideshows may request a donation—Tarot Reading, Caricatures…)

BYO chair/blanket!  –  All shows are outdoors, so dress appropriately and bring something to sit on.

Map of Truck Show sites: