Celebrate National Breakfast Month with Free Cereal Giveaways at Participating CTA Stations

Central Lakeview Merchants Association to giveaway 600 cereal boxes containing 36 gift certificates for specialty breakfast throughout the city on September 22 and September 29 

WHAT: September is National Breakfast Month, and Central Lakeview Merchants Association (CLMA) has teamed up with local restaurants to celebrate. On the last two Monday mornings in September, the 22 and 29, at 8 a.m. CLMA will give away 600 free, fun-sized cereal boxes at 6 CTA stations (100 per station) throughout the city. Six lucky winners at each station will win a certificate for a free breakfast at one of the many participating restaurants (listed below).

Participating Restaurants- 

  • Kanela Breakfast Club – 3231 N Clark
  • Ann Sather Restaurant – 909 W Belmont
  • Original Pancake House – 2020 N Lincoln Park W
  • Golden Apple Grill & Breakfast House – 2971 N Lincoln
  • Mather’s Restaurant – 33 E. 83rd Street
  • Original Soul Vegetarian – 205 E 75th St
  • Dats Enterprises Inc – 8249 S Cottage Grove
  • 5 Loaves Eatery – 405 E 75th St
  • St. Restaurant Country Kitchen – 727 E 87th St.
  • Luversia’s Soul Food Restaurant – 522 E 79th St.
  • Over Easy Café – 4943 N Damen
  • Eden’s the Original – 6045 N Cicero
  • Mellow Yellow – 1508 E 53rd St
  • Valois Restaurant – 1518 E 53rd St.
  • Clarke’s Diner – 1447 E 53rd St.
  • Ms. Biscuit – 5431 S Wabash
  • Daley’s Restaurant – 809 E 63rd St.
  • Norman’s Bistro – 1001 E 43rd St.
  • John’s Place – 2132 W Roscoe

WHEN: Monday, September 22 at 8:00 a.m.

Monday, September 29 at 8:00 a.m.

WHERE: Participating CTA locations- 

  • 79th Street Station (Metra)
  • Belmont Red Line
  • Damen Brown Line
  • 55th/Garfield Green Line
  • Peterson and Cicero Bus Stop
  • Belmont & Hoyne Bus Stop



July Bike Month Celebrations In Lakeview

July is bike month! Celebrate with Central Lakeview Merchants Association month-long bike promotion. Each week during the month of July, Central Lakeview Merchants Association (CLMA) will be offering different giveaways to any biker out on a ride who stops by their office (3355 N. Clark Street) weekdays from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. The giveaways include: 
  • July 7 – 11: Certificate for a free tune-up at Kozy’s Cyclery
  • July 14 – 18: Free Lakeview T-shirt
  • July 21 – 25: Free water bottle
The last week of July (July 28-31) CLMA will offer free admission to the Art Institute when you bike from CLMA’s office location to the museum! 

Additional Details:

WHAT: Central Lakeview Merchants Association will host a month-long bike promotion while handing out different giveaways each week to any bikers who stop by their office. The event kicks off on July 7 and concludes July 31. All giveaways can be redeemed at 3355 N. Clark Street weekdays from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

WHENJuly 7 – July 31. Weekdays only from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

WHERE: Central Lakeview Merchants Association (3355 N. Clark Street)

COST: Free


FREE dinner With CLMA Italian Bites Outside Belmont Red Line

WHAT: Central Lakeview Merchants Association will host Italian Bites during the month of May. Local Italian restaurants will provide Italian favorites from 5pm – 7pm outside the Wilton & Belmont EL stop (Belmont – Red, Purple, Brown Line) on May 15th, 22nd and 29th. CLMA reps will be handing out complimentary dinner that includes pasta, pizza, beef sandwiches and desserts.


  • Thursday, May, 15th 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 22nd 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 29th 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

WHERE: Wilton & Belmont El Stop

COST: Free

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Central Lakeview’s Singles Mixer 5.10

Get your tickets today for your chance to Mix & Mingle with Central Lakeview’s sexy singles!

Where: Windward Boardshop
3317 N. Clark

When: Thursday, May 10th
Time: 7:30-9:00PM

Cost: $25 – Includes unlimited drinks and appetizers!

Gear up for Summer love as we approach warm weather this May. Head to Windward Boardshop to attend the Singles Mixer and get ready to mingle. The night will include drinks, apps and, of course, tons of fun!

Central Lakeview Merchants Association celebrates Cinco de Mayo

In order to prepare for Cinco de Mayo, the Central Lakeview Merchants Association (CLMA) are offering anyone who comes in to their office (3355 N. Clark) with a receipt from a Mexican restaurant located in Central Lakeview a free piñata.

And these aren’t just small party store pinatas….these things are really, really big!

For a complete list of applicable Mexican restaurants, visit http://www.mylakeview.com/directory.php

So get to a Lakeview restaurant and score a free piñata for your Cinco de Mayo celebration!!