Save the Date!
Skokie Backlot Bash - August 25, 26 and 27

Make plans to attend Downtown Skokie's Backlot Bash on Friday, August 25 from 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, August 26 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday, August 27, from noon to 8 p.m.

The Backlot Bash features activities for all ages to enjoy! Food and beverage vendors will be available throughout the event, including a separate beer tent. Family friendly events and games will be held at the Skokie Public Library throughout the weekend.

Click here for a lineup of bands and for more information!

Click here for an interactive map of the Bash grounds.

Peru in Skokie
Watch the Video about the New "Skokie" Mural in Downtown Skokie!

The Skokie Public Arts Advisory Committee recently commmissioned a mural by Peru143 at North Branch Yoga in Downtown Skokie.

Click here to watch the video on how the new "Skokie" mural was created and to learn more about the Skokie Public Arts Program.

New Access Skokie Mobile App

Access Skokie allows residents to identify issues and report service requests directly to the Village, even to Village staff out working in the community during the work day so that they have the opportunity to quickly address issues. To download the free new Skokie app, search for Access Skokie in your app store. A smartphone is not required in order to use Access Skokie, since service requests can also be made online at The next time you see a pothole, graffiti or have any other concern, send it through Access Skokie!