Open a Business

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Six Corners is a walkable, historic shopping district in Portage Park, poised as the downtown of Chicago's Northwest side. 150+ businesses choose Six Corners because of our daily visibility of 90,000 cars, extensive small business grants topping $3.5m, and an active SSA serving our business community. Imagine yourself at Six Corners.


Shop, Dine, & Play

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Locals and travelers alike are invited to step into Six Corners where our rich history meets present day charm. Chicago's only designated Mainstreet community, enjoy the small town feel of our cultural assets and delicious eats. Meander into theatre performances, museum visits, dance classes, and concerts. Come spend the day with us!


Participate in Community

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Six Corners Association strives to enhance our community through beautification, business recruitment, neighborhood involvement, and promotion of our commercial district. We believe that business owners, residents, and community leaders partnering in creative collaboration will yield sustainable results.

Six Corners Shopping District

Learn more about our community!

Six Corners provides enhanced services to our businesses through our Special Service programs including public way maintenance, beautification, security, facade improvement, advertising, and more. These services are funded by a localized property tax levy and management by Six Corners Association. Our SSA Commissioners meet at Parkway Bank, 4106 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Our business community benefits from strong Chamber membership. Help us advocate on behalf of our Six Corners community, share good business practices, effectively communicate to consumers, and improve community support through your involvement. Additionally, let the Six Corners Association help you access essential resources for your business. Click here to join.

This Father’s Day weekend, Milwaukee Avenue will transform into a midway of meat for the 5th Annual 6 Corners BBQ Festival on June 19th-21st! Professional BBQ-ers and beloved restauranteurs will serve up delicious eats with irresistible BBQ sauce and cold brews. The two-block stretch of Milwaukee Ave. will boast non-stop entertainment with live music, a vibrant marketplace and an area dedicated to fun for the children! Gather the family and head over to Six Corners to spend a weekend with fellow BBQ lovers! $5 Donation requested to benefit the Six Corners arts community.

Six Corners Association strives to enhance our community through beautification, business recruitment, neighborhood involvement, and promotion of our commercial district. We believe that business owners, residents, and community leaders partnering in creative collaboration will yield sustainable results. Lend your skills and talents to the betterment of Six Corners by volunteering for the 6CA, participating in community events. Click here to find out more.

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