Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

Outdoor Film screenings are at dusk (sundown) out on the Comfort Station lawn.

Music performances happen every Thursday at 7pm

Art openings happen the first Saturday of every month, and are displayed for the entirety of the month

All other events happen intermittently


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Watch the Solar Eclipse on the Comfort Station Lawn

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)

The Great American Total Solar Eclipse is happening this August 21st and Comfort Station will host a viewing out on the lawn. 

The Eclipse will not be full in our area but it will be at 86.71% visability. 

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Partial solar eclipse visible (86.71% coverage of Sun)
Magnitude: 0.889
Duration: 2 hours, 48 minutes, 18 seconds
Partial eclipse begins:
Aug 21, 2017 at 11:54:19 am
Maximum eclipse:
Aug 21, 2017 at 1:19:47 pm
Partial eclipse ends:
Aug 21, 2017 at 2:42:37 pm
Times shown in CDT

Comfort Station will provide CE and ISO certified eclipse glasses. 

Also a live feed of the full eclipse will be projected inside Comfort Station.

Also a live feed of the full eclipse will be projected inside Comfort Station.
There will be music provided by Paisley Babylon.

About Paisley Babylon:"Paisley Babylon got its’ start in San Antonio, Texas in 1997. Founder and sole member Joe Wallace released the cassette-only Synthetic Noises For Beginners there and started a long career making sonic landscapes and taking strange, late-night audio journeys. Since then, Paisley Babylon has released eight full-length albums and contributed to a variety of international compilations. Hear Paisley Babylon on Amazon:"

Weather premitting.


Programmed by Raul Benitez.