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Sunday, July 21, 2024

Summertime is for BAPA Porch Concerts

Join us the second Friday of the month now through September for fabulous outdoor concerts all over Beverly/Morgan Park!

Bringing Out the Best 
in Our Community.

The Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) invites you to learn more about why we love where we live. One of Chicago’s oldest grass roots community organizations, BAPA has been serving the people, businesses and organizations of Beverly/Morgan Park for  more than 75 years. With the help of our community partners, BAPA’s staff fosters a safe, friendly, diverse and family-oriented neighborhood that’s characterized by its fascinating history and outstanding architecture. Our close-knit community has top-notch schools, growing businesses, a thriving arts and culture scene, great home values and plentiful green spaces. Whether you’re a prospective resident, current neighbor or business owner looking for resources or referrals, BAPA can help.

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Summer is for Margaritas

The Margarita Mile is back! Enjoy craft margaritas at 12 participating bars and restaurants, most of them along a one-mile stretch of Western Avenue. Fill out your passport and post to social media for your chance to win prizes!

The Back Country Boys Return July 12

Our next Porch Concert is Friday, July 12, at the Ridge Historical Society. Save the date for the country rock band Back Country Boys! BAPA Porch Concerts are free outdoor shows made possible by the generosity of our local sponsors.

Another Beautiful BAPA Home Tour

The BAPA Home Tour on Sunday, May 19, was a festive celebration of the architectural treasures in Beverly/Morgan Park. BAPA was proud to present five fabulous homes and the 100-year-old Smith Village senior living community.

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Love Where You Live

Beverly Hills/Morgan Park is the gem of Chicago’s South Side. You can’t beat our beautiful, historic homes, rich recreational and arts resources, or the hospitality of our neighbors.

BAPA is supported by membership donations from Beverly area residents and businesses, as well as grants. Learn more about how you can help BAPA continue its valuable work in our neighborhood.

Thank you to our community partners for your generous support of our mission.