CTA weekend update: Blue Line stretch shut down between Irving Park and Jefferson Park
The O'Hare Blue Line branch will be shut down between Irving Park and Jefferson Park from 9 pm Friday will 3 am Monday. Slow zone work, of course. Shuttle buses will operate in both directions.
No southbound service at Diversey. Brown Line southbound trains won't stop at Diversey overnight on Friday and Saturday. That's from 9 pm till 11 am the next morning.
Over the top on the Red Line. Once again this weekend, the Red Line will avoid the subway and travel on elevated tracks from 9 pm Friday till 3 am Monday. Slow zone work, of course.
Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest in Rogers Park. Hop the Red Line to Morse Avenue and exit the station into the Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest. It runs Saturday and Sunday from 11 am till 8 pm. Lots of music and food, and it's all free.
Baseball on both sides of town. The Red Line will be hopping in both directions this weekend with both the Cubs and White Sox playing at home. You know what they say -- allow extra travel time. And don't forget it goes over the top on Saturday and Sunday.