This season, we’re celebrating the magic of thoughtful giving by spotlighting the diverse businesses nestled right here in Lakeview East. From charming boutiques to specialty stores, join us on a journey through the heart of the neighborhood and explore where you can find the perfect Christmas gifts while supporting our vibrant local community. Let the joyous shopping begin!”

Get in the Kitchen! | 3617 N Broadway

Win the Holiday’s this year by getting them one of the most unique and awesome gifts from Get in the Kitchen! Choose from one of our Subscription “Boxes of the Month!” (like “Pasta & Wine of the Month” or “Beer, Hot Sauce & Sausage of the Month”) or a membership to our monthly Imma Wyner Wine & Social club where you taste wine and attend a cooking party every month, to one of our amazingly unique cooking parties like Dinner & Dancing, Cooking & Drag Queens or Cooking and Comedy” or even one of the unique gifts from one of our Local Artisans in our Holiday Artisan market! If you can’t decide, get a gift card for them and let them decide! GITK has the most unique gifts for everyone on your list!!

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Check out all their Free Cooking Events on Most Saturdays through Christmas! Also, check out the Holiday Local Artisan Market where local artisans are selling their crafts in our Retail Store!

3712 N. Broadway Suite 186

Give the gift of love this holiday season. Did you know that end-of-life caregivers are more likely to suffer physical and mental health challenges? They need support! Hire our doula to work with the caregiver in your life to reduce anxiety, feel supported, and enjoy better physical and mental health. Let’s all go into the New Year more committed to self-care while walking each other home.

Ritual Hot Yoga | 2805 N sheffield Ave

Give the gift of hot yoga this holiday season! Ritual’s 10 Day Unlimited package allows your loved one 10 consecutive days of unlimited practice and a 15 minute private session for $75.

Saints and Angels Healing Through Sound | 639 W Diversey Suite 216

At Saints and Angels Healing Through Sound, find your path to inner peace and physical rejuvenation: Private Sessions: Tailored sound therapy for your unique healing journey. Gift Cards: Share the healing with a thoughtful gift that resonates. Group Sessions: Join the harmonious collective for immersive sound experiences. Crystal Singing Bowls: Visit our showroom to select a bowl that sings to your soul, or let us assist you in finding the perfect bowl to gift someone special in your life. Discover the perfect frequency for your well-being with us.

Big City Optical | 3232 N. Broadway Street

This year, gift great vision to your loved ones! Big City Optical offers an array of eyewear. With brands like TOM FORD, GUCCI, and Marni, we have frames for every lifestyle. You can even gift an eye exam!

BottlesUp! | 3164 N Broadway

Gift the gift of wine! Voted “Most Affordable” by Chicago Magazine, the BU Club at BottlesUp is a Club for wine discovery. Members can choose from three different price tiers and then receive two bottles each month along with educational materials and recipes (plus faster in-store rewards!). It’s a win-win-wine.

Cesar’s Killer Margaritas | 2924 N. Broadway

Looking to add some spice to your stocking stuffers this year? Family and friends are sure to love the gift of Cesar’s Killer Margaritas’ El Mero Mole sauce! A delicate combination of zesty peppers, tomatoes, onions, garlic and about 20 more earthy ingredients, this delicious sauce can be enjoyed over chicken, rice, or vegetables.

Choochoo Chicago | 2941 N Clark St

Drop-in Childcare Day for your 3 plus year old

Crest Lighting | 33000 N Sheffield

Give the gift of lighting this holiday season. Crest Lighting has beautiful, one of a kind light fixtures, lamps and decorative accessories that can add a bit of sparkle and shine to any space in your home or business. With many brands to choose from you and our very friendly and knowledgeable sales staff you are sure to find something that will fit perfectly into your space.

El Mariachi Tequila Bar & Grill | 3906 N Broadway

Need something fun to do with your friends or family? El Mariachi Tequila Bar & Grill is the perfect place to get together and have some fun. If you’re in the mood for brunch with a Mexican twist, join them every Friday, Saturday and Sunday for a $31.99 bottomless mimosa brunch (includes mimosas and an entrée). So next time you’re in the Lakeview area, make sure you stop by and visit your amigos at El Mariachi for an exhilarating experience.

Promos: They also have a gift card promotion until December 30th. Buy $100 gift card and receive a free $20 gift card!

FFC East Lakeview | 3657 N Pine Grove

Give the gift of relaxation this holiday season! FFC’s spa offers a wide variety of therapeutic massage options to help you say “goodbye” to holiday stress! Plus, get full access to all of FFC’s amenities – including a complimentary day pass – the day of your massage! Membership not required!

Promos: Earn a $10 Bonus Card for every $100 worth of Gift Cards now through 12/24!

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams | 3657 N Clark St

Their holiday pints are here with cheerful flavours simply too good not to share. This holiday season, enjoy special pricing on pints when you purchase 3 or more in shops! Get 3 pints for $26, 4 pints for $32 or 6 pints for $48. Swing by a shop to grab pints for your next cozy movie night or to be the favorite guest at your holiday gatherings. They also have Cone Coins, the perfect stocking-stuffer or for all sorts of holiday uses. Every Cone Coin is good for one kid’s cone at a Jeni’s scoop shop. And they come perfectly wrapped in bundles of 5 for $15. Also, they’re 100% biodegradable, which is super nice. Available in shops for a limited time!

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They’re are donating 25% of sales to Greater Chicago Food Depository on Giving Tuesday. Also, for a limited time, they’re offering special pricing on pints when you purchase 3 or more in shops! Get 3 pints for $26, 4 pints for $32 or 6 pints for $48.

Astound Broadband | 2640 W Bradley Place

Brighten your season with Astound Internet and Mobile! Switch to ultra-fast, reliable internet for $25/mo. Plus unwrap savings with Astound Mobile! Pay by the gig or go unlimited. Mobile plans start at $15/mo. Visit to view all of our jolly good deals!