Wednesday, November 13

8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Bridgeport Tour

Inside & Out Tours
Chicago, Community Engagement


Birthplace of five Chicago mayors, Bridgeport, once known for racial intolerance, is now a thriving hub of artists, entrepreneurs, and changemakers. Following a tour through cultural and commercial centers featuring local artists’ work, lunch at a local restaurant, then enjoy kayakers on the Chicago River at the Eleanor Boathouse at Park 57. Explore issues like hybrid art spaces and practices, park-space, urban/city planning, community organizing approaches, economic and community development.

To register for this tour, please email or stop by the Upswell registration desk.

More about this tour:

Bridgeport: A Glimpse into Chicago’s Future?

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