Almost Nobody Knows That Parts Of The Iconic Movie Wayne’s World Were Filmed In This Tiny Illinois Town
What is more exciting than having a movie filmed in your town — especially when your small town is relatively unknown? While everyone knows Chicago, most people aren’t super familiar with the many small suburbs that surround it to the north, west, and south. Yet, many of the films that supposedly take place in Chicago are actually shot in the suburbs, which means plenty of these smaller areas have had their 15 minutes of local fame. That includes the iconic scene from this movie filmed in Berwyn, Illinois.
Have you seen this iconic movie filmed in Berwyn, Illinois? Watch it below for a head-banging memory refresher. What’s your favorite shot filmed in the Chicago area? Tell us in the comments! And while you’re in Berwyn, you can check out mouthwatering brisket at Babygold Barbecue and FitzGerald’s Nightclub — a long-time music venue that has also been the site of several films, including another 1992 classic, “A League of Their Own.”
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Address: Cermak Plaza Shopping Center, 7043 Cermak Rd, Berwyn, IL 60402, USA
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