Plan Your Evening

Plan Your Evening With CCA

Not only would we like to give you a helping hand with insider information on parking and convenient mass transit options, here are some of our favorite restaurants for before or after the performance! (We’re not getting kick-backs or other compensation for these — we just firmly believe that feeding the soul and the body is a winning combination!)
Christ Church Winnetka
Chicago Temple
Grace Lutheran Church
St. Sylvester Church


Friday, October 21, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, December 3, 7:30 p.m.

Christ Church Winnetka

How to Get There

METRA Instructions

From Ogilvie Transportation Center take the Union Pacific North line to Winnetka (Elm Street) Station. Walk 0.7 miles northeast to the corner of Humboldt Ave and Sheridan Rd.

Parking Instructions

Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood.

Handicapped Access

Christ Church is fully handicapped-accessible.

Celebrate Your Life

Avli (Greek): 566 Chestnut St., (847) 446-9300
Stacked & Folded (Fusion sandwiches/tacos): 551 Lincoln Ave., (847) 386-9100
Trifecta Grill (American): 501 Chestnut St., (847) 441-1700
Kyoto Sushi (Japanese): 1062 Gage St., (847) 784-9388
Frank & Betsie’s (American): 51 Green Bay Rd., (847) 446-0404


Saturday, October 22nd, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 20th, 7:30 p.m.

Chicago Temple

How to Get There

CTA Instructions

Chicago Temple is located in the heart of the Loop, directly across the street from Daley Plaza and the iconic Picasso sculpture, and it is within easy reach by Metra trains and CTA trains and buses.

Parking Instructions

“Self Park” garage at either 172 W. Madison St. or 179 W. Washington St.

Handicapped Access

Chicago Temple is fully handicapped-accessible.

Celebrate Your Life

Trattoria No. 10 (Italian): 10 N. Dearborn St. #1, (312) 984-1718
Greek Islands (Greek): 200 S. Halsted St., (312) 782-9855
Catch 35 (Seafood): 35 W Wacker Dr., (312) 346-3500
Petterino’s (Italian): 150 N. Dearborn St., (312) 422-0150
The Gage (American): 24 S. Michigan Ave., (312) 372-4243
Acanto (Italian): 18 S. Michigan Ave., (312) 578-0763


Sunday, December 4th, 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 8th, 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 9th, 4:00 p.m.
Friday, May 19th, 7:30 p.m.

Grace Lutheran Church, River Forest

How to Get There

CTA Instructions

Take the Green Line to Harlem/Lake, then catch the 90 bus headed north on Harlem to Division. Alternatively, take the Blue Line to Forest Park and catch the 318 bus (both share a stop at Harlem and Division). Grace Lutheran is a short walk west at the corner of Division and Bonnie Brae.

Parking Instructions

Ample free parking is located in the structure just south of the church. Simply turn right into the first driveway on Bonnie Brae.

Handicapped Access

Grace Lutheran is fully handicapped-accessible.

Celebrate Your Life

Johnnie’s Beef (Sandwiches): 7500 W. North Ave, Elmwood Park (708) 452-6000
Massa (Italian): 7434 W. North Ave, Elmwood Park (708) 583-1111
Mickey’s Gyros & Ribs: 525 N. Harlem Ave, Oak Park (708) 848-3333
Burger Boss: 7512 W. North Ave, Elmwood Park (708) 452-7288
Pampas Argentine Restaurant & Steakhouse: 7308 W. North Ave, Elmwood Park (708) 395-5451
Spizzico Pizza: 7446 W. North Ave, Elmwood Park (708) 583-0002
Hemmingway’s Bistro (French): 211 N. Oak Park Ave, Oak Park (708) 524-0806
Smokin’ M’s (Barbecue): 6814 W. North Ave, Chicago (773) 309-8083
6978 Soul Food: 6978 W. North Ave, Chicago (773) 237-6090


Saturday, December 10th, 7:30 p.m.

St. Sylvester Church

How to Get There

CTA Instructions

Take the Blue Line to California — alternatively, take the 54 bus to California, then go south on California toward Palmer — and the church is located just a short walk west on Palmer.

Parking Instructions

Free parking can be found in the lot behind the church at the intersection of Palmer and Richmond. Parking is also readily available on nearby streets.

Handicapped Access

St. Sylvester Parish is fully handicapped-accessible.

Celebrate Your Life

El Habanero (Mexican): 3300 W. Fullerton Ave, (773) 227-9225
Scofflaw (Bar & Grill): 3201 W. Armitage Ave, (773) 252-9700
Lula Cafe (New American): 2537 N. Kedzie Blvd, (773) 489-9554
Buona Terra Ristorante (Italian): 2535 N. California Ave, (773) 289-3800
Longman & Eagle (Gastropub): 2657 N Kedzie Ave, (773) 276-7110
The Chicago Diner (Vegan & Vegetarian): 2333 N Milwaukee Ave, (773) 252-3211
Owen & Engine (Gastropub): 2700 N. Western Ave, (773) 235-2930
Wasabi (Ramen): 2115 N Milwaukee Ave, (773) 227-8180
Osteria Langhe (Italian): 2824 W Armitage Ave, (773) 661-1582
La Cocina Boricua de la Familia Galarza (Puerto Rican): 2420 W Fullerton Ave, (773) 235-7377