H\\O/ME for Wonder

For 21 Years we kept Wonder ALIVE 365,

and Thanks to the love and support of UWB Cultural Heroes

Underground Wonder Bar has a New H\\O/ME at 808 N Clark St.

These Are the Days

Change is Good!

and Wonder LIVEs on...

Donate and support a new downtown home at 808 N Clark St.

Wonder still stands because of our creative force and with your support Wonder Lives on.  UWB is home to a wealth of talent, from diverse backgrounds, offering their gifts to music.    In this day of digital, it is essential we preserve the live-music experience that keeps Chicago on the musical map.

Live music has a Home at Underground Wonder Bar since 1989 and with your support, the music LIVES on.  NO donation is too small, every bit helps us reach our new Home. 

Failure is not an option.  Wonder will rise again.  We fully intend to reach our goal.  While this goal may seem daunting, (which is exactly why we need your help) every bit gets us closer to a new, stable home -a sanctuary to preserve live music.   An assortment of financial arrangements will pave the way to a new home for Wonder, including donations, Investors, UWB\'s equity and business loans.

Lonie made Wonder happen 21 years ago...and she will do it again \\O/


"The legendary Buddy Charles told me "˜There is something primitive about being close to live music, people need that, people are inherently eager for intimacy.'  And that is what this place revives.  So, here's to live music: Here's to booze: Here's to Lonie and this Wonder of a tavern."  -Rick Kogan, 11.08.09

Cultural Hero Thank YOU Gifts:

  • $100 and up     ...UWB T-shirt
  • $500 and up     ...UWB Hoodie
  • $1000 and up   ...Year Membership, No cover for you and guest
  • $5000 and up   ...Lifetime Member, No cover EVER for you and guest.

  • Investment opportunities, contact [email redacted]

*We will continue to include in-house donations from UWB


  • Tina Y. 
    • $50 
    • 123 mos
  • Renee Ness 
    • $50 
    • 124 mos
  • Robert Dodson 
    • $50 
    • 125 mos
  • Oeishik Chowdhury & Chad Bertelsman 
    • $100 
    • 125 mos
  • Vic Jackson 
    • $25 
    • 125 mos
See all


Lonie Walker 
Chicago, IL
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