Andersonville businesses are staying open late and offering patrons specials and refreshments every third Thursday of the month throughout the summer.

Ellen Shepard, executive director of the Andersonville Chamber of Commerce, said participating businesses include: Andersonville Guest House, Bucky Gear, Ceres' Table, City Olive, Coffee Studio, Edgewater Historical Society, Fireside Restaurant, Found Vintage Living, FOURSIDED, Good Deal Garage, Green Genes, Green Sky, Hamburger Mary's, Jameson Loves Danger, Lake Shore Schools, Milk Handmade, Mr. & Mrs. Digz, Notice, Painted Light, Presence, Room Service, Roost, Scout, SHE ART Chicago, Simon's Tavern, Swedish American Museum, The Red Balloon, Toujours Spa & Salon, Turley Road, Urban Mischief, Vincent, White Attic, Women & Children First and Wooly Mammoth.