12th Street Beach

Row 1

1200 S. Linn White Dr. (at Solidarity Dr)
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 742-5121
Mon–Sun: 11:00 AM–7:00 PM

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  • Small, quiet beach. Never very crowded!
  • Your ticket to kinda free music while at the beach during the early evening time since Charter One Pavilion is located right behind the beach
  • Great tacos at this beach.
  • nice relaxed environment in the city
  • The view of Chicago South side
  • The views are spectacular, its right by the Adler Planetarium and FirstMerit Bank Pavilion, and it runs into 40 acres of beautifully landscaped parkland to the south.
  • A small, seemingly-hidden beach on Northerly Island. It can get pretty busy on summer holiday weekends. There is a nearby taco stand for food and refreshments.
  • This place is happening, especially when people are tailgating at Soldier Field.
  • Free music when concerts are in town. Nice and not over run
  • Bring an umbrella for this sun BLAZING!!
  • The water is as nasty as I remember as a kid! But the location is close to everything .
  • Check out the taco stand great lemonade
  • bring a picnic basket, chairs and you can listen to charter one PERFECTLY. Great spot to relax.
  • Great beach if you want to rest and catch some rays...family friendly-average age 28-40