An experience around every corner. Discover 52 Reasons to love where you live, shop, eat and explore. Find your happy place every day and each week of the year in Downtown Oak Park.

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  1. City life with a side of peaceful
  2. Holley Court and Lake & Forest parking garages are free on Sundays
  3. Traditions built
  4. Your dollars have local impact
  5. Eat outside
  6. Catch a flick in the majestic Lake Theatre
  7. Slurp noodles
  8. Global music
  9. Small business, supported
  10. Shops and gifts you can’t find anywhere else
  11. Plenty of coffee
  12. Events year ‘round
  13. Expert craftsmanship
  14. Authentic experience
  15. A pleasant stroll ‘round every corner
  16. Eggs just how you like
  17. Charm and character
  18. Ample parking
  19. Bikes welcome
  20. The little touches that matter
  21. Creamy ice cream
  22. Family friendly
  23. Customized for you
  24. Music events that inspire and move you
  25. You, captivated
  26. Bike racks aplenty
  27. A story with your purchase
  28. Friendly merchants
  29. Customer service you don’t find elsewhere
  30. Happy place
  31. A commitment to jobs in our community
  32. Car charging stations
  33. When you shop here, you support your friends and neighbors
  34. Your food delivered
  35. Free smiles
  36. Relaxed yet vibrant
  37. Easy and plentiful parking at four garages steps from your downtown adventure
  38. Why wait for shipping?
  39. Diversity encouraged
  40. Breakfast spots that awaken your soul
  41. Make friends
  42. A fountain to splash in
  43. Munch vegetarian
  44. Find Mr. Wright, Frank Lloyd Wright, just up the street
  45. First 60+ minutes free at downtown parking garages
  46. Pillowy donuts
  47. Businesses with soul
  48. Unique gifts
  49. Brick streets that transport you to Europe
  50. Eat macarons
  51. Businesses that create impact
  52. Come alive

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