The home of the Chicago City Wide Symphony Orchestra is located in the Jefferson Park Field House
at 4822 North Long Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60630. The Field House is at the corner of Higgins
(Route 72) and Long Avenues in Jefferson Park and is conveniently reached by car or public transportation.
There is ample street parking around the park and side streets. The parking meters around the Field House
are active 7 days a week under the City's new meter rules. All meters are $1.00 (4 quarters) per hour.
The meters along Higgins and Lawrence Avenues are active from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM. The meters on Long Avenue
(in front of the Field House) are active from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM. In addition to the side streets,
un-metered parking is also available along sections of the North side of Higgins Avenue and at the West
end of the park along Linder Avenue (it is always wise to check the street signs and posting on the meters).
By Public Transportation
The Field House is a short walk from the combined CTA Blue Line and Metra Northwest Line
Jefferson Park train station. There are also numerous bus lines serving Jefferson Park. For more
information, please follow the CTA and Metra icon links above.
From the North (Edens Expressway I-94)
Exit (41C) at Cicero Avenue (Route 50) and proceed South to Lawrence Avenue. Make a right
turn onto Lawrence Avenue and proceed West to Long Avenue (one block West of Milwaukee Avenue).
Make a right onto Long Avenue to the Field House.
From the Northwest (Kennedy Expressway I-90)
Exit (84) at Lawrence Avenue and make a right at the light onto Lawrence Avenue. Proceed West
to Long Avenue (one block West of Milwaukee Avenue). Make a right onto Long Avenue to the Field House.
From the South / East (Kennedy / Edens Expressway I-90/94)
Follow the signs for the Kennedy (I-90) / O'Hare. Exit (84) at Lawrence Avenue (the first exit
past the junction) and make a left at the light onto Lawrence Avenue. Proceed West to Long Avenue
(one block West of Milwaukee Avenue). Make a right onto Long Avenue to the Field House.
Jefferson Park Field House
Jefferson Park CTA Blue Line and Metra Train Stations
Jefferson Park Map
Chicago Expressway Map