Serving up an enticing blend of quietude, natural beauty, and small-town charm, Lakeview has a way of winning over the hearts of all those who walk its streets. With it’s thriving theatre scene, locals and travelers know that the city’s latest performances can be found in this North Side neighborhood. Down by the water, the Lakefront Trail and the Belmont Harbour make for a pleasant way to spend a sunny afternoon. While calm, Lakeview is not without flavor. Sports aficionados come from far and wide to catch the Cubs play at Wrigley Stadium. Boystown, one of the first LGBTQ communities in the States, also draws its fair share of attention with its friendly demeanor. The shopping arteries to know are Belmont, Broadway, Lincoln, Clark, Halsted. From artisanal gifts to eclectic vintage shops, and gourmet delicacies, the retails offerings in Lakeview draw shoppers from across the city.