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Copernicus Foundation, Copernicus Center Chicago, Polish cultural center, Arts & EntertainmentThe Copernicus Center is supported by the Copernicus Foundation, a non-profit organization serving Chicago since 1979. Supporting Chicago’s large Polish population, community events on the Northwest side, and Arts & Entertainment are the heart of the Foundation’s mission. Read more . . .   

Dear Friends & Followers,
Due to the current coronavirus situation in Illinois, effective immediately, the Copernicus Center will be closing its doors to any public events until government guidance allows. During this time we will be taking steps to ensure our facility is ready to open to the public at an appropriate time.

Thank you for your understanding and support during this time and please stay safe.

Kamila Sumelka
Copernicus Foundation
Executive Director

Live Music & Events

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Bingo, Jackpot, Wildstar, Chicago, Jefferson Park, Chicago Bingo, Copernicus Center, Wednesday night bingo, Saturday bingo

Bingo – Postponed

Jefferson Park Sunday Market - Winter

Sunday Market

La Semesienta Chicago

La Semesienta
June 19

Gordon Lightfoot 80 Years Strong Tour Chicago 2019

Gordon Lightfoot 
July 14

Sofía Niño de Rivera 2020 – Lo Volvería a Hacer

Sofía Niño de Rivera

Thomas Anders & Sandra in Chicago

Thomas Anders & Sandra – Aug. 20

Matute en Chicago

August 28

Taste of Polonia Festival

Taste of Polonia Fest
Sept 4 thru 7

Gilberto Santa Rosa in Chicago

Gilberto Santa Rosa
September 19

Robin Trower Tour
September 24

Mojo Unplugged

Mojo Unplugged
September 27

David Bisbal en Chicago

David Bisbal
October 22

Polonia Top Star Disco Festiwal w Chicago

Disco Festiwal
October 23

Pimpinela en Chicago

Pimpinela en Chicago
October 25

Por Qué Los Hombres Aman a Las Cabronas

Por Qué Los Hombres  November 5

World of Dance Chicago 2020

World of Dance
November 8

Paweł Domagała koncert

Paweł Domagała

Marcin Wyrostek

Marcin Wyrostek



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We would like to extend our sincerest gratitude for the generous grant provided by Hoyne Savings Bank and Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago. Your charitable contribution will undoubtedly have a significant impact on helping the Copernicus Foundation during these uncertain times.

It is comforting to know that there are organizations like yours that are always looking out for their neighbors and community partners.

Thank you again for your generosity and support.

Hoyne Savings Bank

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BOX OFFICE HOURS: Monday thru Friday 9am-1pm + Saturday 3pm-5pm + Sunday 1pm-3pm
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Concerts, Cultural, and Community events

Weekly events are common at the Copernicus Center in Jefferson Park, Chicago. Our fully restored 1930 style theater and loft style Annex provide Chicago with two unique concert venues with great acoustics for large or small live concerts and theatrical performances.  Regular community events and meetings are held in the Annex, Lobby, or Kings Hall. Additional venue spaces host meetings, classes, and private parties on a weekly basis. The Annex, Lobby & Kings Hall are increasing in popularity for wedding receptions and business seminars with break-out rooms.

Centrum Kopernikowskie – Imprezy w Chicago

Kazdego miesiaca w Centrum Kopernikowskim odbywaja sie koncerty, spektakle teatralne oraz innego rodzaju wydarzenia kulturalne. Nasz w pelni odrestaurowany, w stylu lat trzydziestych, teatr oraz nowoczesny Annex, stanowia unikalne miejsca koncertowe, zarowno dla duzych, jak i kameralnych imprez. W salach Copernicus Center (Annex, Lobby, Kings Hall) regularnie odbywaja sie spotkania najrozniejszych polskich organizacji. Dodatkowe pomieszczenia sa idealnym miejscem na cotygodniowe spotkania, wyklady oraz imprezy prywatne, w tym bardzo popularne przyjecia weselne. Centrum Kopernikowskie wspierane jest przez Fundacje Kopernikowska, niedochodowa organizacje, ktora dziala nieprzerwanie od 1979 roku. Jej glownym celem jest wspieranie Polonii oraz rozwoj polskiej kultury w Chicago. Wiecej informacji na temat Fundacji znajda Panstwo pod zakladka “O Nas” (“About Us”).

Join us EACH YEAR at our Taste of Polonia Festival.  

Our four day festival features four stages of multi genre music, cultural events, kid’s zone, many attractions, and of course … GREAT POLISH FOOD. 🙂  Visit our festival website HERE

Copernicus Center, 5216 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60630