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06:00 AM - 10:00 AM


WDCB & Downtown Oak Park Assoc.
...present "Jazz Thaw" Festival

Sat, Mar 4 from 3 to 10pm
(please note: all times are CST)
Downtown Oak Park
various venues on Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60301 (View Map)

Oak Park Jazz Thaw
Saturday March 5, from 3:00–10:00pm

Sizzle, swing and get lost in the music at Jazz Thaw presented by 90.9fm WDCB “Chicago’s Home for Jazz” and Downtown Oak Park featuring a jazz tour throughout local restaurants.

Pop in and out of free live music performances between 3 and 10pm at any jazz tour location (see below) with the option to order from the host restaurant’s menu.


Jazz Thaw Club Tour

Nine locations
No Cover Charge


3 to 6pm at Little Gem Cafe - 189 N Marion St
Donny Nichilo



3 to 6pm at Lake Street Kitchen - 1101 Lake St
Barry Winograd/Jim Ryan Duo

As WDCB’s mid-day jazz host for 15 years, as well as his tenure on other Chicago radio stations since the late ‘70s, and as a working musician in Chicago for more than 40 years, Barry Winograd is a ubiquitous presence on the local jazz scene. Jim Ryan leads his own trio, but is best known as pianist for Bobby Lewis, and early in his career for playing keyboards on Al Jarreau’s Grammy-winning “All Fly Home” album.


3 to 6pm at La Notte - 118 N Marion St
Typhanie Monique/Neal Alger Duo



3pm at Bar Louie - 1122 Lake St
Alexis Lombre Trio



3 to 6pm at Khyber Pass - 1031 Lake St
Peter Lerner Trio



3 to 6pm at Sushi House - 1107 Lake St
Darwin Noguera Latin Jazz Trio



5 to 8pm at Mancini's - 1111 Lake St
Petra van Nuis/Andy Pratt Duo



5 to 8pm at Q BBQ - 124 N Marion St
Sanctified Grumblers



5 to 8pm at Beer Shop - 1026 North Blvd
Paul Abella Trio



7 to 10pm at Bar Louie - 1122 Lake St
Hans Luchs Trio



7 to 10pm at Khyber Pass - 1031 Lake St
Chris Greene Quartet



7pm at Sushi House - 1107 Lake St
Rajiv Halim Quintet




For more information, visit DowntownOakPark.net.