Rockford, 3rd Annual River Jam (7/11): The 3rd annual River Jam will be Saturday, July 11, at Rockford’s Verdi Club. The benefit fundraiser honors the Rockford area Korean War and all Veterans. River Jam is 12 hours of live music (11am-11p
Chicago, Open your home and heart to an Exchange Student! (5/11 - 8/31): Hosting an international student is a positive, life-changing experience. You will learn about another culture and your own through the eyes of a teenager from another country.
Naperville, Summer Camps: Best of Disney and Frozen (6/22 - 7/31): Play along with us as we make everything a bit more spectacular. You might think your little ones make enough drama, in our summer camps they’ll use their creative energy for good. Come stretch your
Abingdon, Annual Ribfest (7/11): Staunton's 9th Annual Ribfest will be held Saturday, July 11, 2015 on Main Street in Staunton. Great food and live entertainment available all day, including:
Albion, 2015 Pork Days, USA Albion (7/10 - 7/12): This year’s theme: Once Upon A Time... The Kiddy Tractor Pull will be Friday evening 10 July starting at 6 PM.
Alpha, Country Corner Farm Market & Pumpkin Patch (5/1 - 10/31): Farm, Fresh, Fun! Explore acres of pumpkins, a giant interactive adventure corn maze, farm-fresh produce, a petting zoo, craft barn, tree house and playground. Hayrack and pony rides, Mine for gems, r
Alsip, Meechie Halls Funny Business (1/1 - 12/31): There is no better way to have an evening filled with fun and laughs. There is always something funny going on at Riddles!
Alton, Underground Railroad Shuttle Tours (3/28 - 10/24): Learn about local, Underground Railroad sites on a shuttle tour with J.E. Robinson Tours and the Alton Regional CVB on the last Saturday of each month .
Antioch, Lake County Gun & Sportsman Show (7/19): The Lake County Gun & Sportsman Show will be held at the Antioch VFW and hosted by Lake County Guns Shows of Illinois. All state, local and federal firearm laws apply.
Antioch, Taste of Summer & Sidewalk Sales w/Crafters (7/16 - 7/19): 4 Days of fun in Downtown Antioch. Carnival rides, delectable foods, and top entertainment. Enjoy live music, Antioch IDOL and kids activities. Enjoy the sidewalk sales and find craft booths too. Visi
Arlington Heights, Magic: An Evening of Comedy and Conjuring (5/13 - 7/7): Bill Cook is one of the most talented young magicians I have ever seen. Besides being a flawless magician, he is a great entertainer! Personality, originality, creativity; add them up and you have Bil
Arlington Heights, Magic: Bill Cook (7/7): The show takes place in the H.O.M.E. Bar Theater on July 7 at 7:30pm. While you're making a night of the show, stop in early for dinner.
Arlington Heights, Moon Over Buffalo (7/9 - 8/16): Moon Over Buffalo will be on July 9th, 2015 - August 16th, 2015 Thursdays to Sundays at Metropolis Performing Arts Center in Arlington Heights, Illinois.
Arlington Heights, Moon Over Buffalo (7/9 - 8/16): Mistaken identities, outrageous plot twists, slapstick comedy and a plethora of self-obsessed performers desperately trying to keep things from falling apart.
Arlington Heights, Rapunzel (7/13 - 7/18): Rapunzel will be on July 13th-18th, 2015 at Metropolis Performing Arts Center in Arlington Heights, Illinois.
Arlington Heights, The Second Citys Game Night (7/17 - 8/8): Have a special talent? Think your linguistic skills are better than most? Have something bizarre in your purse? Get on stage and change the game!
Arlington, Japan Day 2015 (7/18 - 7/19): Billed as the Midwest's largest Japan showcase, the celebration takes place July 18 and 19 at Arlington Park, 2200 W. Euclid Ave. in Arlington Heights.
Arthur, Moultrie-Douglas County Fair (7/5 - 7/11): Enjoy a week of mud, beauty and entertainment. This year will feature tractor pulls, demo derby and mud racing. Along with beauty pageants, we will have live entertainment.
Aurora, APRCC Heritage Festival 2015 (7/25 - 7/26): 44th Aurora Puerto Rican Heritage Festival. A two day festival at the beautiful RiverEdge Park in downtown Aurora featuring two full days of live tropical caribbean music.
Aurora, AURORA 88s ROLLER DERBY (7/18): Saturday July 18, 2015
Aurora 88s Wrath Pack vs Illiana Derby Dames
Original Sin vs Team Unicorn Mad Rollin' Dolls
Bout @ 5:30p.m.
venue: Aurora Skate Ce
Aurora, REO Speedwagon (7/18): With over 40 million records sold to date, these guys are musical legends.
Barrington, Barrington Farmers Market (6/25 - 10/2): The Barrington Farmers Market was started in 2000 by the Barrington Village Association (BVA), a homeowner’s group made up of residents living in the downtown Village area.
Barrington, PHD Fairways for Familes Golf Outing (7/8): Join us as we have a PHD Fairways for Familes Golf Outing by Preservation of Human Dignity on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)
Barry, Splashy Fun Run (7/25): New to the Western Illinois Area is a 5k that leaves you dripping wet! Splashy is a family friendly (dogs too) run/walk where the community will pull together and soak the runners.
Batavia, 20th Annual Batavia Farmers Market (6/1 - 10/31): Come enjoy over 18 different vendors offering a variety of fresh vegetables, fruit, eggs, meat, cheese, herbs, flowers, music and more. Along with our weekly pop up vendors, check our website weekly
Batavia, Quilt and Textile Show (7/17 - 7/19): Features over 100 beautiful quilts made by local quilters plus a vendor hall that features new products and demonstrations.
Batavia, Windmill City Festival (7/9 - 7/12): The Windmill City Festival has long been a staple of the community and has become a tradition for many families. Come participate in the festivities that every family member is sure to enjoy.
Beach Park, 31st Annual Lambs Farm Golf Day (7/14): Lambs Farm’s Annual Golf Day in Memory of Jack Stein is an exciting day of golf with a special purpose. This spectacular event will be held on July 14 at ThunderHawk Golf Club in Beach Park.
Bensenville, Summer Concert Series at White Pines (7/24 - 9/25): The Summer Concert Series at White Pines is Back! Featuring live performances on the fourth Friday of every month from 7pm-11pm.
Bloomington, Breaking Benjamin (7/21): Breaking Benjamin concert is on July 21, 2015 at the US Cellular Coliseum, with special guest Starset.
Bloomington, Cyclingforkids – CFK60 (7/19): Our mission at Cyclingforkids is to ride and encourage others to ride in any event that benefits innocent children and those who advocate for them. Help us prepare for Stop the Cycle of Abuse 2015 tha
Bloomington, Illinois Chamber Music Festival (7/12 - 8/1): The Illinois Chamber Music Festival and Camp for strings, piano, winds, and harp will be held at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL on July 12 - August 1, 2015.
Bloomington, Midwest Nationals Wrestling Tournament (7/10): A one-day wrestling tournament that takes place at Illinois Wesleyan University’s Shirk Center. Participants range from first grade through college and above. In 2013, only the tournament’s 10th year
Bloomington, Morrrissey (7/11): Morrrissey will be on July 11th, 2015 Saturday 8:30pm at Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts in Bloomington, Illinois.
Bloomington, Rod Stewart (7/22): U.S. Cellular Coliseum today announced that rock legend Rod Stewart will bring his critically acclaimed tour, “The Hits” to their venue in Bloomington, Illinois on July 22.
Bloomington, Rod Stewart - U.S. Cellular Coliseum (7/22): U.S. Cellular Coliseum today announced that rock legend Rod Stewart will bring his critically acclaimed tour, “The Hits” to their venue in Bloomington, Illinois on July 22.
Bloomington, The 2015 Illinois State Distance Camp (7/19 - 7/22): The Illinois State distance running camp is entering its fourth year and is designed to educate young runners on how to train smarter, while improving overall fitness and speed.
Bloomington, The Illinois Shakespeare Festival (6/30 - 8/8): The opening of the Festival on that July evening in 1978 was the culmination of years of planning and dreaming by then Department of Theatre Chairperson, Cal Pritner.
Bolingbrook, Pocket Circus (7/7): Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, enjoy the “world’s smallest circus,” including acrobatics, juggling, humor and fun!
Bourbonnais, Kankakee Valley Piano Camp (7/13 - 7/17): Suzuki and traditional students ages 4 - 18 are invited to attend the Fifteenth Annual Kankakee Valley Piano Camp.
Buffalo Grove, Buffalo Grove Art Festival (7/13 - 7/14): The festival boasts exceptional artwork, live music, great festival food and fun art activities for kids!
Buffalo Grove, Farmers Market in Buffalo Grove (6/1 - 10/31): We planning our sixth summer of Sunday morning Farmers Markets from June 14 through October 11, 2015, (excluding September 6, due to Buffalo Grove Days) at the parking lot in Mike Rylko Community Park
Byron, 2015 Byronfest (7/10 - 7/12): There will be something for everyone...a 5K race, Arts and Crafts Vendor Fair, Bags Tournament, Taste of ByronFest, Parade, Live Entertainment and much, much more!
Byron, Miles in Memory (Formerly Rick Hahn Run) (7/25): Date of Event 07/25/2015 Start time of race(s) 8:00 A.M.
Event Distance(s) 5k Road Race
Location of Event Byron Forest Preserve 7993 N River Road Byron, IL United States 61010
Carbondale, HEALIN HOME (7/10 - 7/19): Set in central Missouri in 1910, Healin Home tells the story of three orphaned siblings who are determined to stay together. In those days orphaned siblings could be split up and adopted by different
Carbondale, Healin Home (7/10 - 7/19): Set in central Missouri in 1910, Healin Home tells the story of three orphaned siblings who are determined to stay together.
Carbondale, The Salukis Volleyball Team Camp (7/18 - 7/19): Open to any and all middle school and high school teams, this camp provides the opportunity for teams to receive instruction in skill and system training as well as competition against other teams.
Carpentersville, 2015 Algonquin Founders Days (7/23 - 7/26): Algonquin Founders' Days is an annual celebration that takes place the last full weekend in July.
Carpentersville, Northern Kane Fest on the Fox (7/18): Spend the day on the Fox River enjoying local bands, restaurants, artists and children activities!
Cary, Cary Farmers Market (6/1 - 9/30): The Market is located in Downtown Cary at the Northwest end of the Metra commuter lot off of Route 14 in downtown Cary.
Cary, Heroes Like Haley 5k (7/12): The Heroes Like Haley 5k will be held on July 12, 2015 at Cary Grove Park in Cary, Illinois.
Caseyville, The 8th Annual Metro East Golf Scramble (7/20): Come out on Monday, July 20th for a fun day of golf, fellowship, and FCA! Join current Cardinal broadcaster, former pitcher, and Greater St. Louis FCA Multi Area Director Rick Horton on the course.
Champaign, Champaign Farmers’ Market (6/1 - 10/31): The Land Connection Champaign Farmers’ Market provides an opportunity for Champaign-area residents to purchase locally-produced fruit, vegetables, dairy, and baked goods.
Champaign, Outside at the Research Park (7/17): Outside at the Research Park will be on July 17th, 2015 Friday 6:30pm at Research Park at University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois.
Channahon, RideAtaxia Chicago (7/19): On July 19, the fourth annual rideATAXIA Chicago will be held at Channahon Central Park in Channahon, IL. The event offers 4, 12, 32 and 52 mile cycling routes with scenic river views.
Charleston, Coles County Fair (7/26 - 8/2): Visit the oldest continuous fair in Illinois. Enjoy the carnival, animal shows, Little Miss and Queen pageants, harness racing, truck/tractor pull, demo derby, live music, Gospel show and more!
Chicago, 2015 20th Annual Kaleidoscope Family Day (7/18): Explore your creativity in a studio project, take an interactive gallery walk,
and enjoy other activities at this festival inspired by the exhibition Making
Place: The Architecture of David Adjaye
Chicago, 2015 30th annual Irish American Heritage Festival (7/10 - 7/12): Cultural offerings include poetry readings, language lessons, one-act plays and art and museum exhibits. Our Tea Room returns as a respite for folks looking to cool off with live harp and piano music,
Chicago, 2015 3rd Annual Taste of Lakeview (7/11 - 7/12): Now in its third year, the annual Taste of Lakeview pulls together the
neighborhood’s brightest culinary stars for a flavorful weekend.
Chicago, 2015 BTN Big 10K (7/25): Packed with mascots, cheerleaders, food, music, beer, interactive games, exciting prizes, BTN talent, former Big Ten player appearances and much more!
Chicago, 2015 Pitchfork Music Festival (7/17 - 7/19): Pitchfork Music Festival will be held on July 17-19, 2015. In addition to its musical offerings, the event features a wide array of other activities for its attendees of all ages
Chicago, 2015 Pitchfork Music Festival (7/17 - 7/19): The free-spirited Pitchfork Music Festival features alternative rock, rap and hip-hop, electronica, and dance music in Union Park.
Chicago, 2015 SausageFest Chicago (7/18 - 7/19): "ChicagoTraveler.com thinks SausageFest is a top festival in Chicago, and picked the event as an Editor's Choice activity!"
Chicago, 2015 Sojourn Theatre Summer Institute - Chicago, IL (7/20): 2015 Sojourn Theatre Summer Institute: Chicago
for Adults working in Theater, Education & Community settings
(in collaboration with Center for Performance and Civic Practice)
Workshop Leader: Mi
Chicago, 2015 Southport Art Festival (7/18 - 7/19): The Southport Art Festival features live entertainment, great food, artisans, and interactive activities for all. Come out and enjoy a GREAT summer weekend!
Chicago, 2015 Square Roots Festival music festival (7/10 - 7/12): Your donation is very important to our community programs. Donations at the gate help fund Old Town School of Folk Music scholarship programs and Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce farmers
Chicago, 2015 St. Ben’s annual BenFest! (7/17 - 7/19): The story of St. Benedict Parish began in 1902 when local Catholics sought to provide an education program for their children closer to home. Around the turn of the century, when most of the property
Chicago, 2015 Summer Conference (7/7 - 7/9): Be part of this year’s most anticipated industry event for a program that connects 500+ dealmakers representing countries all over the world.
Chicago, 2015 Taste of Chicago (7/8 - 7/12): Chicago’s tremendous array of culinary delights are located in one place at the five-day lakefront festival where food choices range from ethnic to exotic to Chicago specialties.
Chicago, 2015 The Chicago Challenge (7/11): If you’re ready to take the Challenge, grab some friends, pick a clever team name and sign up right below! For more information, read our FAQ or contact us with any questions.
Chicago, 2015 Tour de Fat - Chicago Bikes & beer festival (7/11): Opening each show with a costumed bike parade through the host city, Tour de Fat celebrates the power of the bike by encouraging everyone to embrace their inner-cyclist and ride the streets as a rolli
Chicago, 2015 WeishFest Music festival (7/18): WeishFest (pronounced “Wish” Fest) is an all-day music festival held at Standard Bank Stadium in Crestwood, IL. The event is the sole fundraiser held by, and for, a non-profit organization called The
Chicago, 2015 Wicker Park Fest (7/25 - 7/26): The Wicker Park Fest features three stages of continuous live music, a dedicated children's fun area, an arts section with installation and performance acts...
Chicago, 41st Annual Arts & Crafts Festival (7/11 - 7/12): To promote understanding and inspire appreciation of the achievements, and experiences of African Americans through exhibits, programs, and activities that illustrate history, culture and art.
Chicago, 5K Run To End Homelessness (7/12): A Safe Haven Foundation is hosting the Nation’s largest 5th Annual 5k RUN! To End Homelessness in Chicago’s historic Douglas Park, starting at 8:00AM sharp on Sunday, July 12, 2015.
Chicago, 6th Annual Strike Out ALS 5k (7/14): The 6th Annual Strike Out ALS 5k will be held on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chicago, ABTA’s 2015 National Patient & Family Conference (7/24 - 7/25): The ABTA’s 2015 National Patient & Family Conference is where patients, families and caregivers will come together to learn more about the latest advances in brain tumor research, treatment and care.
Chicago, American Girl Cruise (7/12 - 8/16): The American Girl dinner and cruise experience returns for 2015! Now with two unique cruise experiences for American Girl fans and families:
Chicago, Andersonville Farmers Market (6/3 - 8/26): This weekly farmers market features some of the Midwest's best locally-grown produce, artisanal products, and flowers, fruit and vegetables. Times and dates TBA for 2015.
Chicago, Anne of Green Gables (7/11 - 8/2): Provision Theater Company burst onto the Chicago theater scene in March 2004 with the opening of Harry Chapin's off-Broadway smash hit Cotton Patch Gospel, which played to packed houses and unanimous
Chicago, Annual BenFest (7/17 - 7/19): Come join us for three days of family fun including great bands, cuisine from local resturants, activities for the kids and a chance to win some great prizes.
Chicago, Ashore Thing (7/11): Fondly known as “The Mac,” Chicago Yacht Club’s Race to Mackinac is—at 333 miles—the longest running annual freshwater sailing race in the world.
Chicago, Assemblers 4: Disassemblered! (7/18 - 9/19): The pH Comedy Theater’s summer superhero sketch comedy blockbuster is back with Assemblers: Disassemblered!
Chicago, Bags Tournament Fundraiser (7/15): Join the Swedish Covenant Hospital Associates' Board at the Cubby Bear to play in a bags tournament, enjoy drinks, and enter into our prize raffle all while raising funds for a great cause!
Chicago, Bard Fiction (7/10 - 8/2): Bard Fiction takes the characters and story from Tarantino’s cult classic film and makes them a part of the London underworld in Elizabethan England.
Chicago, Beats on Bluhm Terrace (7/8 - 8/12): Unwind and mingle with friends while enjoying the terrace's rooftop views, specialty cocktails, light bites, and turntable-style beats.
Chicago, BenFest (7/17 - 7/19): Warm weather is right around the corner and that means so is BenFest 2015! Mark your calendars for July 17-19th for St. Ben’s annual BenFest!
Chicago, BenFest (7/17 - 7/19): Annual festival hosted by historic St. Benedicts in Northcenter features live entertainment, great food,
Chicago, BenFest 2015 (7/17 - 7/19): Warm weather is right around the corner and that means so is BenFest 2015!
Chicago, BenFest 2015 (7/17 - 7/19): his year’s BenFest has something for every age! Come join us for three days of family fun including great bands, cuisine from local resturants, activities for the kids and a chance to win some great p
Chicago, BenFest 2015 (7/17 - 7/19): Warm weather is right around the corner and that means so is BenFest 2015! Mark your calendars for July 17-19th for St. Ben’s annual BenFest!
Chicago, Bette, Live at the Continental Baths (7/17 - 8/21): Join Handbag Diva Caitlin Jackson as she pays tribute to the Divine Miss M's legendary cabaret act at the equally legendary Continental Bathhouse in New York City.
Chicago, Big Ten Network: Big 10K (7/25): Don’t miss the BTN Big 10K event in Chicago on Saturday, July 25, 2015 on the Soldier Field Campus.
Chicago, Boney James and Brian Culbertson (7/17): Boney James and Brian Culbertson will be on July 17th, 2015 Friday 7:30pm at The Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Brilliant Adventures (7/9 - 8/15): Tucked away in his dingy apartment, Luke has invented a device that could change the world - if only he thought the world was ready for it.
Chicago, Bryan Adams (7/25): Taking you back to the summer of 69', the legend himself Bryan Adams will be coming to Firstmerit Bank Pavilion on Saturday 25th July 2015!
Chicago, Burgers & Beer 5k Run/Walk (7/13): Burgers & Beer has been a Universal Sole tradition for over 6 years! Here we are, the 4th annual Burgers & Beer 5k is officially here on July 13, 2015 at Soldier Field!
Chicago, Burlesque is More (7/11 - 8/29): Annoyance offers regular classes in improv and writing and frequent workshops on things such as solo work, acting, directing, and more…jump in!
Chicago, Celebrate Clark Street Festival (7/18 - 7/19): Huge celebration of cultural diversity in Rogers Park. Arts, music and ethnic culinary delights from this richly diverse Chicago neighborhood
Chicago, CFD Run For The Kids 2015 (7/16): The Chicago Fire Department Run For The Kids will be held on Thursday, July 16, 2015.
Chicago, Chansons Souvenirs (7/16): The singer Michelet Innocent will sing songs of Charles Aznavour, Jacques Brel, Michel Legrand and more!
Chicago, Chicago by NIght (6/3 - 9/6): Take a 90-minute river and lake cruise with a complimentary neon light wand for each passenger which lets passengers add their own “night lights” to this event. The cruise runs nightly (excluding Wedn
Chicago, Chicago Challenge (7/11): The Chicago Challenge will be held on July 11, 2015 at Bar Louie South Loop in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Chicago Craft Beer Festival (7/18 - 7/19): Craft breweries and microbrew sales are red hot! Celebrating its fourth year in 2015, Chicago Craft Beer Festival has grown in wild popularity to become the Windy City's hottest specialty beer gatheri
Chicago, Chicago Hip-Hop And It Dont Stop (7/7): HIP-HOP GIVES: Pay what you wish! ALL proceeds will be donated to the Dr King Boys & Girls Club to help sponsor students in after-school programs.
Chicago, Chicago Improv at the Den (1/1 - 12/31): Come check out Chicago Improv at The Den every Tuesday at 8PM ($5) and Saturday at 10:30PM ($8). The show is free with any Improv ID.
Chicago, Chicago Off Flavor Training Course (7/20): The tasting is geared towards the off-flavors tested on the Certified Cicerone exam, but is open to anyone 21+ who is interested. Off-flavors presented will be LightStruck, DMS, Diacetyl, Trans-2-None
Chicago, Chicago: City of Big Data (11/1 - 10/1): Did you know data has become a 21st century design material? Architects, planners, engineers and citizens increasingly use data to understand urban issues and spark design innovation. This explosion o
Chicago, Chinatown 5K (7/11): The Chinatown 5K will be held on July 11, 2015 at the Chinatown Square in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Chinatown Summer Fair (7/19): This iconic event is one of the most ethnically unique outdoor events in Chicago and the Midwest. Attracting more than 40,000 people from throughout the region, Chinatown Summer Fair is a true celebra
Chicago, Chinatown Summer Fair (7/19): Attracting more than 40,000 people from throughout the region, Chinatown Summer Fair is a true celebration of Far East beauty and culture including food, art and music.
Chicago, Churchill (7/17 - 8/31): We strive to provide an epicenter for diverse artistic points of view and excellent entertainment through area partnership, annual programming, educational events, careful select of resident theater c
Chicago, Clay Project with Dan McCabe (7/7 - 7/30): Dan McCabe of runningdogpottery.com is an exceptional instructor with over 14 years of experience in ceramics and teaching. Take advantage of this rare opportunity.
Chicago, Clue, The Musical (7/25 - 7/26): This musical version of the Parker Brothers' board game "Clue" brings our favorite characters to life in a game of murder. The audience chooses the weapon, room and murderer at the top of the show, t
Chicago, Cock and Bull Theatre Presents Voyage (7/3 - 8/1): Cock and Bull Theatre pushes the boundaries of theatre with Voyage, a psychosexual thriller opening this July at Chicago's Chopin Theatre.
Chicago, CoffeeCon Chicago 2015 (7/25): CoffeeCon Chicago will be on July 25th 2015 at Morgan Manufacturing from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
Chicago, ComedySportz improv (6/4 - 12/26): Enjoy a 90-minute improv comedy show where two teams create comedy scenes, songs and games right on the spot based on audience suggestions. The audience then chooses the winner.
Chicago, Dionysos Unmasked: Ancient Sculpture and Early Prints (7/11 - 2/15): The exhibit juxtaposes ancient sculpture with prints from the 15th to the 18th century with pieces from the permanent collection, new loans of ancient art, and recently acquired works on paper.
Chicago, Disneys The Little Mermaid (7/3 - 8/16): This summer, venture under the sea with Ariel and her aquatic friends! Join
Chicago Shakespeare Theater presents "Disney's The Little Mermaid" from July 3 - Aug 16, 2015.
Chicago, Divine Nine 5K (7/19): The Divine Nine 5K will be held on July 19, 2015 at Montrose Harbor in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, DRAMA STARS Summer Camp : Our theme for 2014 is PAINTING THE STAGE! This summer we will play with stories about art-making and the visual imagination.
Chicago, El Circo Cheapo Cabaret (7/11): For only a few drinks worth of dollars you can see people hang from fragile looking things from their toes, ladies shake their hips, crazy people walk on glass, and more!
Chicago, El corrido: Summer Course at UNAM Chicago (7/7 - 7/30): Learn something new this summer! Sign up for this 4-week course to explore the history and role of this important cultural form at UNAM Chicago.
Chicago, El Gran Festival Colombiano Chicago 2015 (7/18 - 7/19): This event will be held from July 18 to 19 in the beautiful city of Chicago at the Copernicus Center at 5216 West Lawrence Avenue. It will showcase live music & entertainment, arts & crafts and more!
Chicago, Fancy Nancy The Musical (7/11 - 8/23): Founded in 1996, Emerald City is one of Chicago’s most attended non-profit theatres with an annual programing reach of 80,000 children and their grown-ups. Through a rigorous collaboration between inn
Chicago, Fancy Nancy The Musical (7/11 - 8/23): Based on the books by Jane O’Connor and illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser
Book & Lyrics by Susan DiLallo.
Chicago, Fancy Nancy The Musical (7/11 - 8/23): Fancy Nancy The Musical will be on July 11th, 2015 - August 23rd, 2015 Thursdays to Sundays 10:00am at Broadway Playhouse of Water Tower Place in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Fugue (7/10 - 8/15): Fugue is a complex show that captures the elements of a musical fugue through four simultaneous improvised one-act plays that explore similar themes.
Chicago, Good Kid Mad Family (7/10 - 7/18): Josh is a stand up comic doing his second feature length one man show at Under The Gun.
Chicago, Good People (6/27 - 8/2): Good People will be on June 27th, 2015 - August 2nd, 2015 Wednesdays to Sundays at Redtwist Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Grand Concourse (7/2 - 8/30): Grand Concourse will be on July 2nd, 2015 - August 30th, 2015 at Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Green City Market (6/3 - 10/31): Shop for produce, sauces, meats, baked goods, flowers, cheese, pizza and more from over 50 vendors. The annual market also features cooking demonstrations, tastings and workshops.
Chicago, Green City Market -Lincoln Park (5/31 - 10/31): Green City Market is a 501 (c) (3) not for profit organization celebrating our 17th anniversary. The mission of Green City Market is to provide a marketplace for purchasing sustainably grown food and
Chicago, Hamburger festival (7/11 - 7/12): The Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce invites you to CELEBRATE with us and come on out and VOLUNTEER IN OUR BEER TENTS on July 11th and 12th 2015!
Chicago, Happyness (7/24): Happyness are a 3 piece band from South London, formed of multi-instrumentalists Ash Cooper, Benji Compston and Jonny Allan.
Chicago, Health and Fitness Expo (7/18 - 7/19): The free Health and Fitness Expo is Fri. & Sat. at McCormick Place. The 5K is Saturday, and the Rock ’n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon & 10K are Sunday in Grant Park, followed by an after-festival at But
Chicago, IFT15 Annual Meeting and Food Expo (7/11 - 7/14): Every event and activity at IFT15 is an opportunity to expand your professional network. Take advantage of special events and activities at IFT15 to reconnect with old friends.
Chicago, IL Chamber Annual Meeting and Luncheon @ Chicago, IL (7/14): Come and network with other like-minded professionals, witness the presentation of the Edie Awards to recognize outstanding economic development projects that were completed last year in Illinois and
Chicago, Imerman Angels Brunch Run/Walk 5K (7/11): The Brunch Run is a 5K with a reward worth running (or walking) for. Because when you reach the finish line, you will be treated to an amazing brunch from Chicago's esteemed Blue Plate Catering.
Chicago, In This Moment: Black Widow Tour (7/7): House of Blues Chicago is a standing room only venue, all tickets are General Admission unless otherwise stated.
Chicago, Irish American Heritage Festival (7/10 - 7/12): Irish Fest is July 10, 11 and 12, 2015 and showcases the finest in local and international Irish and American music, dance and family activities.
Chicago, Irish Fest (7/10 - 7/12): showcasing the finest in local and international Irish and American music, dance and family activities at Irish American Heritage Center.
Chicago, JazznJuly 2015 (7/18): Affinity Community Services is a one-of-a-kind social justice organization that works with and on behalf of Black LGBTQ communities, queer youth, and allies to identify emergent needs, create safe spa
Chicago, Jean-Luc Mylayne: Mutual Regard (5/22 - 8/13): The Arts Club of Chicago and the Art Institute of Chicago have invited Jean-Luc Mylayne (French, born 1946) to hold a pair of exhibitions from May until August 2015.
Chicago, Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival 2015 (7/24): July 24, 25 & 26 2015 - Jeff Fest has become one of Chicago's most highly anticipated music festivals of the summer. Cutting edge local and national acts fill out a jam-packed weekend. There's somethi
Chicago, July 2015 BNC VC Meeting (7/7): The BNC Venture Capital Group introduces exciting investment opportunities to professional investors and fosters the growth of entrepreneurial activity.
Chicago, Kid’s Carnival at Taste of Lincoln Avenue (7/25 - 7/26): The Kids’ Carnival at the Taste of Lincoln Avenue is a block-long fest within the street festival that provides fun for families with children toddler age to elementary age.
Chicago, Kids Summer Theater (7/7): Enjoy family-oriented live theater performances at the zoo all season long!
Chicago, Kinky Boots (7/7 - 7/26): KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit!
Chicago, Kiss Of The Spider Woman (7/2 - 8/2): Benevolent Theatre’s production of Kiss of the Spiderwoman is focused by one theme pulsing throughout, fantasy vs. reality.
Chicago, Kiss Of The Spider Woman (7/2 - 7/26): Valentin Arregui Paz and Luis Molina are unlikely cell mates in a prison. Valentin, a journalist, is a political prisoner, working for a leftist anti-government revolutionary group. While in prison, h
Chicago, Lambda Jam Chicago 2015 (7/15 - 7/16): Lambda Jam Chicago is a conference that can take your skills to the next level.
Chicago, Live Your Dream Boot Camp Retreat (7/7 - 7/11): The Live Your Dream Boot Camp is a 3 day, 4 night all inclusive live event being held 7-11th of July at Superior Street Studios in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Love and Human Remains (6/4 - 7/11): Love and Human Remains will be on June 4th-11th, 2015 Thursdays to Sundays at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Love and Human Remains (6/4 - 7/11): Brad Fraser’s hit play, Love and Human Remains, returns to the Windy City after nearly 20 years this summer.
Chicago, Magic lounge (7/9): “Awesome place. Show was extremely entertaining with amazing performers and a great atmosphere. Do yourself a favor and check this place out before it’s so busy that you can’t get tickets!”
Chicago, Mamby on the Beach (7/11 - 7/12): The MAMBY WELLNESS TEAM will be present at the fest. This team of your peers is solely dedicated to the safety, wellness and memorable experience of every attendee.
Chicago, Mammoths and Mastodons (5/30 - 9/13): Journey back millions of years ago to when mammoths and mastodons roamed the Earth. Joust with mammoth tusks. Touch colossal mastodon teeth. Confront their fierce neighbors—dire wolves and saber-too
Chicago, Men of Soul (7/12 - 8/31): A fascinating journey featuring the music made famous by some of the greatest soul singers of all time including, Peabo Bryson, Joe Cocker, Billy Ocean, Billy Joel, Luther Vandross, Tom Jones and Bill
Chicago, Mercurys Canine Cruise (7/11 - 10/4): Mercury's Canine Cruise on July 11 - October 4, 2015 at Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Midwest Dreamin 2015 (7/9 - 7/10): The event kicks off the afternoon of Thursday, July 9th with early check-in & registration followed by a reception in the expo hall. Friday, July 10th is a full day of sessions kicking off and closing
Chicago, Million Dollar Quartet (1/1 - 12/31): On December 4, 1956, an auspicious twist of fate brought together Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley. The place was Sun Records’ storefront studio in Memphis.
Chicago, Museum Lunch Cruises (7/15): Come aboard and enjoy the most entertaining lunchtime experience in Chicago, featuring our delicious new buffet-style lunch menu.
Chicago, Naked Girls Reading (7/10): The Naked Girls of Chicago are serving up stiff drinks, cocktail recipes, bar stories, libation lore and so much more.
Chicago, Open Circuit Dining (7/18): Open Circuit Dining provides a unique 12 course dining experience with a focus on New American Cuisine.
Chef Jacob Demars combines his love for food and technique to create eye-popping dishes influ
Chicago, Open your home and heart to an Exchange Student! (5/11 - 8/31): Hosting an international student is a positive, life-changing experience. You will learn about another culture and your own through the eyes of a teenager from another country.
Chicago, Out of Office (5/23 - 9/26): Scanning, copying, scheduling, saving receipts—these simple organizational tasks become the focal point in Out of Office, a small exhibition that highlights five works from the MCA Collection.
Chicago, Pantry Prep Day (1/1 - 12/31): Each week, our community food pantry serves approximately 200 low-income families and helps them receive nutritious groceries to take home at no cost.
Chicago, Petite Chefs (7/2 - 7/31): Join chefs from the Washburne Culinary Institute as they introduce your taste buds to healthy, wonderful foods--and share some delicious secrets!
Chicago, Pitchfork Music Festival (7/17 - 7/19): Celebrating 10years in 2015, the internationally recognized Pitchfork Music Festival presents 40+ bands over the course of three days each summer in Chicago's Union Park.
Chicago, Pitchfork Music Festival 2015 (7/17 - 7/19): Pitchfork Music Festival is a three-day event showcasing over 40 of independent music’s best bands and artists on multiple stages and will happen on July 17-19 at Union Park.
Chicago, Private Healthcare Exchanges Conference (7/23 - 7/24): Separate hype from results! Independent experts bring answers to all your questions on costs and operating systems, and educate you on transparency and options of all the players in the market.
Chicago, Punchline Panic (6/2 - 9/9): Eight local standup comedians receive 90 minutes to write new material based around a common theme before performing.
Chicago, Rock and Roll Chicago 1/2 Marathon (7/18 - 7/19): Come out and play on Chicago’s streets July 18 & 19 for a summer running party. Sign up for the 5K, all-new 10K, or half marathon and be prepared to ROCK Chicago!
Chicago, Roscoe Village Burger Fest (7/11 - 7/12): Flippin' hot! July is about to get a few degrees hotter than normal when some of Chicago's finest burger emporiums and restaurants fire up their grills at this year's Roscoe Village Burger Fest.
Chicago, Roscoe Village Burger Fest (7/11 - 7/12): In addition to mouth-watering patties and great music on two stages, there's also a popular "Kids' Zone" activity area as well arts & craft vendors.
Chicago, Ruido Fest (7/10 - 7/12): RUIDO FEST is the first 3 day multi-stage outdoor music festival in U.S., and which will commence from July 10 - 12, 2015 at Addams/Medill Park.
Chicago, Sausage Fest Chicago (7/18 - 7/19): Get ready to celebrate the greatest encased meats this city has to offer at the annual • SausageFest Chicago • to be held July 18 & 19, 2015!
Chicago, SausageFest Chicago 2015 (7/18 - 7/19): Get ready to celebrate the greatest encased meats this city has to offer at the annual SausageFest Chicago to be held July 18 & 19, 2015!
Chicago, Sol Circus Fundraiser (7/25): ONE NIGHT ONLY AT ALOFT! When both your parents have lymphoma and insurance won't cover the medical treatments you need, what do you do? You throw an amazing circus show for your parents- that's what!
Chicago, Solace Souls Sundays (1/1 - 12/31): The new Solace Souls Sundays Open Mic will be held in a new location, The Quarry Event Center on 2423 E 75th.
Chicago, Southport Art & Music Festival (7/18 - 7/19): Southport Art Festival is produced and managed by StarEvents in partner with Amdur Productions.
Chicago, Southport Art Festival (7/18 - 7/19): Chicago’s iconic Southport Corridor blooms to life this summer when Summer on Southport takes over Waveland and Southport July 18-19, 2015. Featured in TimeOut Chicago as one of the “Best Festivals in
Chicago, Square Roots (7/10 - 7/12): One of Chicagos biggest Craft Brew and Music fests in the heart of the north sides Lincoln Square neighborhood
Chicago, Square Roots - Craft Brew & Music Experience (7/10 - 7/12): Summertime brings plenty of interesting options for festival entertainment in the city and the suburbs, with each event highlighting a neighborhood or various foods or music or wine tastings. But very
Chicago, Square Roots Festival 2015 (7/10 - 7/12): Join us for this year's festival in Lincoln Square July 10, 11 & 12! We've got unique vendors, delicious local food, and we're pouring over 30 craft beers!
Chicago, Stealth Butoh Training: Secret Universe (7/17 - 9/18): Nicole LeGette, blushing poppy, continues to innovate the teaching and practice of butoh by offering unparalleled challenge, support, depth, skill, and FUN. Come join the serious play!
Chicago, Summer Camp Chicago Childrens Theatre (7/13 - 7/24): Join us for high-energy summer of imagination, adventure, singing, dancing, acting, and creativity for Summer Camp Chicago Children's Theatre on July July 13 – July 24.
Chicago, Taste of Lakeview (7/11 - 7/12): Put pedal to metal on those taste buds and prepare for an exceptional weekend in good company with Chicagoans at the Taste of Lakeview.
Chicago, Taste of Lincoln Avenue (7/25 - 7/26): One of the city’s largest and most popular summer celebrations, the Taste of Lincoln Avenue celebrated its BIG 30th in 2013! We are excited to have even more good times in 2014!
Chicago, Taste of River North (7/17 - 7/19): Once purchased, parking is 100% guaranteed even if the location otherwise fills up. Simply present your purchase confirmation at the selected location, and this serves as your payment with no addition
Chicago, Team Project: Vision in Chinatown (7/11): Whether you run or walk, you’ll be helping PV raise funds to support our after school programs which benefit youth in our community.
Chicago, TEMPLOM (7/9): TEMPLOM is a duo consisting of Michelle Sardi Campbell (harp) and Colin Campbell (percussion). The duo met and performed together for the first time in music school at the University of Michigan, and
Chicago, That Just Happened! (6/19 - 7/24): CIC Theater is excited to present the 7th season of That Just Happened!
Chicago's weekly sketch comedy news hour, focusing on the politics and current events of the week. With a format that combine
Chicago, The American Play (6/13 - 8/1): The American Play will be on June 13th, 2015 - August 1st, 2015 Fridays to Mondays at Public Access Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, The Comedy Exposition (7/10): n local and national standup. Each day of the festival takes place in a different neighborhood, across multiple venues. This neighborhood-focused approach means that you'll be able to walk from show-t
Chicago, The Comedy Exposition (7/10 - 7/12): The Comedy Exposition of 2015 is an independent comedy festival celebrating the best in local and national standup.
Chicago, The Continuum (7/17 - 7/18): A celebration of emerging artists featuring our Summer Intensive participants and our 2015 Emerging Choreographers.
Chicago, The Favorite Things Tour (6/4 - 11/6): See all the things Chicago is known for including skyscrapers, fancy hotel lobbies, art, history and the funny, sad and passionate stories about the men and women who made this city what it is.
Chicago, The Feminine Comique - Level 1 - Tuesday - July 2015 (7/14): The world of standup comedy can be an isolating place for women and for this reason many women are deterred from standup early in their careers or before they have even begun.
The Lincoln Lodge h
Chicago, The Heydaze (7/23): The Heydaze performing live on July 23, 2015 at Beat Kitchen, Chicago, IL.
Chicago, The Marvel Experience (7/11 - 8/2): Don't miss this unique event that is traveling through Chicago for a limited 3-week engagement in July from July 11th to August 2nd at Lakeside Center at McCormick Place.
Chicago, The Open Mic Show (6/4 - 9/1): Local and national talent do open mic. People can sign up starting at 9:30 p.m. to try their act on stage. Prizes include free drinks, tickets and more.
Chicago, The Randolph Street Market Festival 2015 (7/25 - 9/27): The Randolph Street Market Festival is home to the world-renowned Chicago Antique Market, Indie Designer Market, Modern Vintage Chicago and the Holiday Market.
Chicago, The Summer of Daisy Fay (7/11 - 7/27): New American Folk Theatre is excited to bring "The Summer of Daisy Fay", a play written by Ed Howard based on the novel by Fannie Flagg, to the Midwest. This one woman show, directed by Anthony Whitak
Chicago, The Urban Adventure Package (6/3 - 10/18): Enjoy a 90-minute lake and river cruise on the Mercury Urban Adventure Cruise and a visit to 360 CHICAGO together in the same package. Several cruise times are available late April through mid-October
Chicago, Theatre Summer Camp (7/13 - 7/24): Theatre Summer Camp will be on July 13th-24th 2015 Mondays to Fridays 10:00am-5:00pm at UIC School of Theatre and Music in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Them (7/9 - 7/26): THEM is a dance theatre exploration of the fear, discrimination and violence that result from categorizing ourselves and creating an “other” or “them” in our community.
Chicago, Trivia Night at Burwood Tap (6/3 - 12/1): Put your brain to the test with a team of up to six people while enjoying $3 well drinks, $3 domestic and Dos Equis drafts and a free buffet at 8:30 p.m.
Chicago, Trivia Night at Declans Irish Pub (6/3 - 12/1): Compete with teams of up to six people, and quench your thirst with $4 Goose Island drafts and $7 car bombs.
Chicago, Trivia Night at F. OMahonys (6/3 - 12/1): Conjure up the answers to some trivia questions with a team of up to eight of your friends. Sip on specials that include $12 Miller Lite pitchers and $4 16-ounce PBR cans.
Chicago, Trivia Night at Krolls (6/3 - 12/1): Get a group of 10 of your smartest friends together for an evening of competition and $2 off craft beer bottles, $5 glasses of wine and half-price wine bottles.
Chicago, Trivia Night at Sedgwicks (6/3 - 12/1): Test your wits while drinking $4 select microbrew pints, $12 captain and coke mini pitchers and eating $1 mini pulled pork sandwiches.
Chicago, Trivia Night at Wheel House (6/3 - 12/1): Get your brain working with a team of up to six people and enjoy $12 domestic pitchers, $5 well drinks and $6 sliders.
Chicago, Vanya, Sonia, Masha & Spike (6/20 - 7/26): Vanya, Sonia, Masha & Spike will be on June 20th, 2015 - July 26th, 2015 Wednesdays to Sundays at Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago, Vaudezilla! Silver Screen Striptease (7/11): Everybody loves the movies, and everybody loves burlesque. So who wouldn't want to see Vaudezilla's sexy tribute to the silver screen?
Chicago, West Fest (7/11 - 7/12): Like booming West Town, West Fest has grown from a quaint street party into one of the most popular festivals of the year. This years festival will be on July 11th & 12th.
Chicago, West Fest (7/11 - 7/12): West Fest appeals to a wide and sophisticated audience. West Town neighbors, families, pet owners, and Chicago-land festival, art, and music enthusiasts of all ages attend the event. The majority of a
Chicago, Whatever, a world premiere play (7/9 - 8/9): Two suburban teenagers try to navigate love, anger, and the bewildering adults who orbit their world.
Chicago, Windy City Smokeout (7/10 - 7/12): The Windy City Smokeout is a BBQ and country music festival, featuring three days of live country music, beer and BBQ in downtown Chicago.
Chicago, Wines of South America Wine Dinner (7/9): Join us for an exclusive three-course dinner celebrating the wine and cuisine of South America with special guest Evan Goldstein, a master sommelier and James Beard Award nominee.
Chicago, Zoo Ball 2015: Arctic Blast (7/10): Uncover icy glamour at the Women’s Board of Lincoln Park Zoo’s largest fundraiser of the year.
Clinton, The Magic Flute (7/11): The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Mozart. An opera in two acts and will be performed in English. A celebration of true love conquering all.
Cobden, Sit, Stay, Drink (7/18 - 7/19): Sit, stay and drink with us as we raise awareness & funds for PAWS, one of our local animal shelters.
Collinsville, Contemporary Indian Art Show (7/11 - 7/12): This juried art show features works from original and talented Native American artists. The artists will also be selling items such as jewelry, paintings, pottery and more.
Collinsville, Dash n Splash (7/18): Professionally timed run on flat, paved roads. Registration includes race t-shirt and gift bag (while supplies last), admission to run and after-party at Splash City Waterpark with food, DJ from Phat
Collinsville, Worlds Largest Catsup Bottle Festival (7/12): The 17th Annual Brooks World's Largest Catsup Bottle Festival Birthday Party & Car Show will be held in WOODLAND PARK on Sunday, July 12, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm in Collinsville, Illinois.
Countryside, Best of Countryside Carnival (7/16 - 7/19): The Best of Countryside Carnival, sponsored by the Countryside Business Association (CBA) and the City of Countryside, 7/16-19, City Park, Countryside.
Crystal Lake, 1st Friday Art Show - Crystal Lake (5/1 - 12/4): On Friday, May 1st @ 5:00 to 8:00pm, Lakeside Legacy Foundation in Crystal Lake, is proud to welcome the community to our 1st Friday Art Show at Lakeside Legacy Arts Park.
Crystal Lake, Beehive (7/10 - 8/2): Beehive will be on July 10th, 2015 - August 2nd, 2015 Fridays to Sundays at Raue Center For The Arts in Crystal Lake, Illinois.
Danville, 33rd Annual Midwest Heritage Quilt Show (7/1 - 7/30): Beautiful quilts, some nearly 100 years old, will be on display at the Vermilion County Museum throughout the month of July. Awards will be given in 9 categories including bed quilts, purses and cloth
Decatur, Haunted Decatur Ghost Tour (3/2 - 11/4): Travel throughout the city of Decatur in search of history, hauntings, crime scenes, scandals and spirits!
Deerfield, Eat to the Beat - Wendy & DB (7/8 - 8/5): Come out to the Jewett Park Pavilion at lunch time to eat and have a good time! Eat to the Beat runs Wednesdays, July 9 - August 5, 11:30 am - 1pm.
Dekalb, 10th Annual Lets Dance Big Band Weekend (7/17 - 7/19): The event provides a venue and 'live' dance bands ( 10 - 17 pieces) for fans and social ballroom dancers to enjoy. Catered food - healthy, delicious, recommended by dancers. Floor - 13,000 sq. ft. smo
Dekalb, 17th Annual Biking with Beanzie (7/12): Biking with Beanzie is a recreational ride presented by Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club of DeKalb and sponsored by Kishwaukee Community Hospital.The ride route consists of primarily flat rural roads with some
Dekalb, 32nd State Square and Round Dance Convention (7/24 - 7/26): 32nd State Square and Round Dance Convention July 24 - 26, 2015 Held at: Northern Illinois University Holmes Student Center Dekalb, IL Featured Caller is Darryl Lipscobe
Des Plaines, Live at the Lake 2015 - Des Plaines (7/2 - 7/30): The Des Plaines Community Concert Band. Free entertainment on five Thursdays this summer for the Live at the Lake 2015 from July 2 to 30 at Lake Park Memorial Pavilion.
Des Plaines, Nerf Dart Tournament (7/25): The ultimate game of tag! Our second annual tournament is for ages 8 and older, on the Prairie Lakes Field on July 25 from 10:00am - 2:00pm.
Dixon, 5k for the Knockout (7/25): This race is to celebrate Sarah Schnake's life in Christ. At the young age of 17 Sarah was diagnosed with a rare pancreatic cancer.
Downers Grove, Vacation Bible School 2015 (7/13 - 7/17): This is an exciting time for children to take a break from their busy summer and spend some time learning about Jesus.
Downs, Downs Village Market (6/3 - 9/30): Established in 2003, the Downs Village Market specializes in locally grown and select regional produce. I
Du Quoin, 2015 #dontneed2 5K Run/Walk (7/18): The 2015 #dontneed2 5K Run/Walk will be held on July 18, 2015 at Du Quoin High School in Du Quoin, Illinois.
Edwardsville, American Fool & CC Revival (7/25): Jack Schmitt Chevrolet of Wood River Concert Series presents the dynamic duo of tribute bands! You won't want to miss out on these two!
Edwardsville, Petty Cash Junction (7/11): You can count on all the hits playing and then some. With a variety in sound and style, Petty Cash Junction is sure to please every audience member.
Effingham, Effingham Farmers Market (5/30 - 10/31): Effingham Farmer’s Market includes tons of fresh and local foods, handmade crafts and live music each Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. Buy local and help support our community!
Elk Grove Village, Elk Grove Farmers Market (6/1 - 10/31): The Elk Grove Farmer's Market will be held on Saturdays from June 6 thru October 17, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The Farmer's Market will be located by the Clock Tower on Municipal Grounds at
Evanston, Chicago Duo Piano Festival 2015 (7/10): Now in its 27th season, the popular Chicago Duo Piano Festival attracts duo piano enthusiasts from around the world for its annual celebration and study of music for two pianos and piano four hands. I
Evanston, Chicago Duo Piano Festival Summer 2015 (7/10 - 7/19): The festival includes five public events featuring guest duo Chie Tsuyuki and Michael Rosenboom, Claire Aebersold and Ralph Neiweem, and Music Institute piano faculty, all performing duo piano reperto
Evanston, Connecting with the Creative Process (5/22 - 7/17): Take the time to open the window to your creative side. In this 6-week class cycle, explore our OSP Process to learn to combine uninhibited art-making with thoughtful writing and reflection.
Evanston, Ridgeville Market (6/1 - 10/31): This is south Evanston's only mid-week farmers' market. You can stock up on fresh, local produce, artisan breads, freshly ground coffee, and great cookies.
Evanston, The Glass Menagerie (7/10 - 7/26): The Cuckoo’s Theater Project (TCTP) was created in early 2014 in collaboration with
Marc James Artistic Director, Bart O’Toole Financial Advisor, Visual Artist Dustin Dean and Chicago Actors Aiyanna
Evanston, The Glass Menagerie (7/10 - 7/26): Amanda Wingfield is a faded, tragic remnant of Southern gentility who lives in poverty in a dingy St. Louis apartment with her son, Tom, and her daughter, Laura. Amanda strives to give meaning and dir
Fisher, Fisher Fair 5K Run/Walk (7/11): The Fisher Fair 5K Run/Walk will be held on July 11, 2015 at Fisher Community Fair in Fisher, Illinois.
Fisher, Fisher Fair 5K Run/Walk (7/11): Come join us for at the Fisher Fair for a fun Saturday morning as you run/walk through the village of Fisher. Join your fellow participants after the race for refreshments, door prizes and awards. W
Forest Park, Forest Park Music Fest (7/17 - 7/19): Downtown Forest Park - along Madison Street - 3 day fest boasts an amazing line-up, two beer gardens, food, fun, and yes...lots of music!
Frankfort, Arra (7/9): Arra performing live on July 9, 2015 at CD & ME, Frankfort, IL.
Frankfort, Ricky Nelson Remembered (7/22): Matthew & Gunnar, identical twin boys of" Ricky Nelson", paying tribute to their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Father and Grandparents "Ozzie &Harriet".
Frankfort, Too White Crew (7/23): There is simply no band anywhere like the Too White Crew. It is a tribute to the golden era of hip hop, featuring all-live music from a six piece band, accompanied by choreographed "Fly Girl" dancers.
Freeport, 34th YMCA Freeport Classic Triathlon (7/11): 34th Annual Freeport Classic Triathlon
Date of Event Saturday, July 11th, 2015
Start time of race(s) 8:00 AM
Event Distance(s) 400 meter swim, 17 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
Location of Event
Freeport, Music Under the Stars (6/21 - 7/26): Enjoy music under the stars while the Freeport Concert Band performs at the Koenig Outdoor Performance Amphitheater in lovely Krape Park.
Galena, Romantic Dinner Package : Enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner in either the dining room of the main house or the privacy of your own cottage.
Geneseo, 2015 Geneseo Bark in the Park (7/18): The 2015 Geneseo Bark in the Park will be held on July 18, 2015 at Geneseo City Park in Geneseo, Illinois.
Geneva, 5K run/walk (7/25): Chris Walk against substance abuse is holding their 8th annual night out against substance abuse. the event includes a 5K run/walk starting at gunnar anderson forest preserve. Following the run there
Geneva, Atwaters Signature Tea (7/16): Afternoon Tea in Atwater’s at The Herrington Inn & Spa in Geneva, IL
Atwater’s offers one seating at 2:30pm. Please call 630-208-8920 for more information and to make reservations. Each tea will be
Geneva, Concert in the Park - Soda (7/8): Enjoy FREE live music from Soda, a high-energy pop cover band, at the beautiful Island Park on July 8, 2015. All Concerts in the Park begin at 7 pm.
Geneva, Parents Night Out (7/10): Enjoy an evening away, while your children ages 3-12 have a blast at Parent's Night Out at the Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center on the 10th of July.
Geneva, The Geneva Fine Arts Fair 2015 (7/25 - 7/26): Express your originality with the artwork you discover at Geneva's nationally-acclaimed outdoor gallery of juried art.
Georgetown, Potawatomi Festival (9/11 - 9/13): Not for profit 501c3 Preserving American History.
Glencoe, Landmarks of America (5/9 - 10/25): The Model Railroad Garden can be the first of your fun outdoor activities for families at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Close to the city, on Chicago's North Shore, the Garden has a year-round calendar
Glendale Heights, Glendale Heights Fest (7/8 - 7/12): Plan to spend a fun-filled week at Glendale Heights Fest with delicious food and entertainment for the entire family.
Glenview, Glenview Farmers Market (6/1 - 10/31): Our mission is to enhance and strengthen community and sustainable lifestyles through education and support of local farmers and artisans.
Glenview, Never the Bridesmaid (6/25 - 7/24): Maria and Anthony are twins who’ve been damaged by love. Widowed once and divorced twice, Maria longs for a relationship but feels the stigma of a “three-time loser.” Dumped by his fiancé four years e
Glenview, The Grove Craft Beer & Wine Festival (7/17): The Grove Craft Beer Festival brings together some of your favorite things about our community which will commence on July 17 at The Grove National Historic Landmark.
Grand Tower, 2015 14th Annual Taste of River North (7/17 - 7/19): The mission of the River North Residents Association is to:
Enhance the quality of life in River North
Encourage strong collaboration and communications between
residents, businesses and government
Grayslake, Grayslake Farmers Market (6/1 - 9/30): The Grayslake Farmers Market is a nonprofit organization that fosters a sense of community by operating a weekly three season outdoor shopping experience in the historic downtown center that offers fa
Grayslake, Working (7/17 - 7/26): Working will be on July 17th-26th, 2015 Thursdays to Sundays at James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts of the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois.
Hanover, 4th Annual 5K Dash N’ Splash (7/12): The 4th Annual 5K Dash N’ Splash will be held on July 12, 2015 at Mallard Lake Forest Preserve in Hanover Park, Illinois.
Harwood Heights, Adult Book Discussion Group (1/1 - 12/31): Copies of each month's book are available in regular, large type, audio and eBook formats at the Library Services Desk.
Hazel Crest, Ramadan Session 2015 (7/10 - 7/12): he Mosque Cares (Ministry of Imam W. Deen Mohammed) announces our Annual Ramadan Session under the uplifting theme. Researching our Faith For Implementation of Leadership. This event hosted during the
Highland Park, Danny Elfmans Music from the Films of Tim Burton (7/14): Ravinia's Steans Music Institute is Ravinia's summer conservatory, bringing together each summer talented young musicians from around the world to make music together under the supervision of an inter
Highland, Hope Glows 5K (7/10): Come early- stay late! Relay for Life Opening Ceremonies begin Friday, July 10 at 7:00 pm. The walk/run track will be open until Closing Ceremonies at 2:30 am. Food and beverages will be available for
Hinsdale, Hinsdale Farmers Market (6/1 - 10/31): Founded in 1977, the Hinsdale farmers market brings over 25 Illinois, Michigan and Wisconsin farmers and small food vendors to this historic neighborhood in the Western Suburbs of Chicago.
Homewood, Wiffle Fest (7/18): Wiffle Fest is an annual wiffle ball tournament held in Homewood. Teams compete in two divisions, fast pitch & recreational, in a round-robin format. Come join us and have a ball!
Hudson, Dog Days (7/11): The Dog Days race was first held in 1988. It was the first “official” race that the Lake Run Club organized. The race originated as an 8K and continued as an 8K until 1991 when it was made into a 5K o
Hudson, East Bay Camp: Just Us Girls High School (7/12 - 7/17): This ALL GIRL camp will be one big slumber party, with activities like swimming, boating, mud volleyball, tree climbing, crafts, worship, and Bible studies.
Joliet, Nitro Nite (7/9): Get ready for the 2nd annual Nitro Nite! This NHRA themed event will include NHRA driver appearances, live music entertainment, food and drink vendors, classic cars & more!
Joliet, Route 66 NHRA Nationals (7/9 - 7/12): Returning in 2015, two nights of Nitro! Get the best race day experience in all motorsports because every ticket is a Pit Pass. Meet the drivers, see the teams preparing their car to head down the str
Joliet, Shinedown (7/20): Shinedown will be on July 20th, 2015 Monday 8:00pm at Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet, Illinois.
Kankakee, BBQ Fest 2015 (7/9 - 7/11): Come and Join the BBQ Fest 2015. This three day event has a lot of bang for the buck.
Kankakee, Kankakee Farmers Market (5/30 - 10/31): The Summer/Fall Farmers market begins on the last Saturday in May through the last Saturday in October. From home grown vegetables to fresh baked products, cheeses, and live entertainment in the gazeb
Kankakee, Walk-Run for Hope 5K (7/18): Contract Vernon Wellness Foundation on Face Book, Or VernonWellnessFoundation@yahoo.com Darrell Williams 815 278-2122.
Kankakee, Watercolor Workshop (7/13 - 7/15): Dream, Imagine and Create at the B Harley Bradley House as Tom Francesconi teach you in Watercolor Workshop!
Kankakee, Wright In Kankakee Fine Arts Show and Sale (7/18 - 7/19): Nestled along the banks of the beautiful Kankakee River, The B. Harley Bradley House is widely acknowledged as Frank Lloyd Wright's first Prairie style Design. This magnificient fully restored structu
Kempton, Saturday, July 18th--An Evening with Lula Cafe (7/18): 2:30pm: Everyone will meet at the lovely Greenhouse Bed and Breakfast -- just down the road from Mint Creek Farm. We'll gather on the trolley and head to Mint Creek Farm for a first-hand, interactive
Kingston, Kingston Fest 5K (7/18): All proceeds to benefit the Hand-in-Hand Community Project and Kingston Community.
Road race with mild to moderate hills- great for new/beginning runners!
La Grange, La Grange Art and Craft Fair (7/11 - 7/12): 40th Annual Show, great show with a long history. New this year a Vintage and Antique area!
Ladd, Ladd 125th 5k (7/11): The Ladd 125th 5k will be held on July 11, 2015 at Ladd Grade School in Ladd, Illinois.
Ladd, Ladd 125th Celebration (7/11): Ladd 125th 5k
July 11, 2015 8:00 a.m.
3.1 miles accurately measured course
Splits every mile
Bib Chip timed
Chip Timing / Compu
Lake Bluff, 22nd Annual Lake Bluff Farmers Market (6/1 - 10/31): The 2015 Farmers Market season will be here soon! We hope you join us again this coming summer to start your weekends at the 22nd annual Lake Bluff Farmers Market.
Lake Zurich, Lake Zurich Farmers Market (6/1 - 9/30): We are preparing for the 2015 Farmers Market. Look forward to more vendors, more entertainment and more fun.
Lena, Lena Farmers Market (6/1 - 10/31): The 2015 Lena Farmers Market will return this year for another season. The market will take place in the downtown Lena Parking lot on Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Libertyville, Bubble Palooza - Chicago (7/18): The Bubble Palooza - Chicago will be held on July 18, 2015 at Lake County Fairgrounds in Libertyville, Illinois.
Libertyville, Greek Fest 2015 (7/10 - 7/12): Come out and enjoy the annual Greek Fest 2015 which will be held on July 10 - 12, 2015 at Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church.
Libertyville, Lambs Farm Famous Farmyard (3/30 - 11/1): The Lambs Farm Farmyard will open daily March 30th through November 1, 2015. Come and enjoy Lambs Farm's famous Farmyard.
Lincoln, Flag Lowering Ceremony (6/2 - 8/25): Every Tuesday night, June - August, the 114th Volunteer Infantry Regiment of the Civil War performs Civil War drills, firing of muskets and flag lowering events in front of the Lincoln Tomb.
Lincolnshire, The Marriott Theatre presents Pinocchio (7/1 - 8/2): The adventure begins....from Wooden Toy to Real Live Boy! Mark your calendars for The Marriott Theatre presents "Pinocchio" from July 1st to August 2nd, 2015.
Lindenwood, Totally Tuesdays (7/7): Join us at the Community Park Bandshell, 1825 Short Street in Lisle from 11:45am - 12:45pm for the following free kids lunchtime entertainment. All Ages Welcome!
Lisle, Annual Family Fun Fest (7/24): Join us for our Annual Family Fun Fest on Friday, July 24 from 6:30-8:30pm! The Community Park Bandshell area will be filled with fun for the whole family.
Lisle, Couples Golf Tournament (7/12): Encourage other couples to some friendly competition while playing 9-holes of golf for the Couples Golf Tournament which will be held on July 12 at River Bend Golf Club.
Litchfield, Big Dawg Dare (7/18): I double dawg dare you to try this Extreme 5K run at Litchfield’s Big Dawg Dare. You will run over obstacles that will challenge the biggest of the Dawgs
Litchfield, Litchfield Party in the Park (7/17 - 7/18): This Litchfield Chamber of Commerce event is held at Library Park, and features annual summer carnival, complete with food, vendors and live entertainment.
Lockport, Summer Art Series 2015 (7/25 - 8/2): Welcome to Lockport’s second annual Summer Art Series! We are so proud to announce the new theme this year is Super Heroes of Innovation.
Lyons, Down & Out Music Fest (7/11): We're Buckling Down and heading out to our parking lot for punk rock and beers. Come join us for a daytime craft beer-fueled punk experience.
Marion, 2015 Blue and Gold Triathlon (7/18): The 2015 Blue and Gold Triathlon will be held on July 18, 2015 at Marion Park District Aquatic Center.
Marseilles, Night Run (7/11): The Night Run event will be held on July 11, 2015 at Dirt Runner in Marseilles, Illinois.
Mchenry, MCHENRY FIESTA DAYS (7/10 - 7/19): The dynamic art pieces of different musical artist! Come and enjoy with us!
Medinah, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (7/10 - 8/1): Overshadowed Theatrical Productions presents Chitty Chitty Bang Bang for its summer musical production from July 10 - August 1, 2015.
Metamora, Bella Soul Race for Cerebral Palsy Research (7/18): It is the mission, duty, and purpose of Bella Soul 501(c)3 NFP to address, support, and provide financial aid in form of scholarships to individuals in college who have chronic health problems, physic
Metropolis, Cabelas King Kat Tournament Trail (7/25): This catfish tournement will be held at Fort Massac State Park, Metropolis. Bring a rod & reel and enter to win prizes and cash. A $500 big fish award will be given. A kids tournament is also planned.
Moline, Chania Twain - i Wireless Center (7/26): International Superstar SHANIA TWAIN Sets Out On First North American Tour
In Over A Decade After Acclaimed Las Vegas Residency ROCK THIS COUNTRY TOUR with special guest...
Montgomery, Old Time Music (7/26): Live bluegrass music in an antique barn and art show from Kendall Arts Guild.
Monticello, Brand New Church Start (3/15 - 12/27): Living Life Church will be launching their first service on March 1st at 10:00 am. Have you been hurt by church?
Morton Grove, Morton Grove Farmers’ Market (1/1 - 12/31): Welcome to the Morton Grove Farmers’ Market! We are a volunteer organization that seeks to provide a wide variety of fresh, locally-produced foods and products to Morton Grove and its neighboring com
Naperville, 2015 - The Third Annual Naperville Ale Fest (7/18): This is strictly a 21 and over event – so leave the little ones at home. Everyone entering the fest must present a valid government issued ID.
The Naperville Ale Fest is a rain or shine event. Don’
Naperville, Bridal Expo Chicago (7/12): See the latest in wedding cakes, flowers, couture fashion, invitations and so much more!
Naperville, Naper Nights Summer Concert Series (6/24 - 8/22): Your family and friends for a summertime tradition that features cold drinks and great food and fabulous music!
Naperville, NWC 56th Annual Art Fair (7/11 - 7/12): The Naperville Woman's Club 56th Annual Juried Art Fair will be held July 11-12, 2015, in the heart of Naperville on the beautiful grounds of Naper Settlement, a "living history museum" with historic
Naperville, Parent/Child Bingo & Pizza (7/7): Enjoy a fun time of Bingo and pizza! Event includes 12 games of Bingo, a snack provided at the start, pizza and a drink on July 7 at Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center.
Naperville, Summer Camps: Best of Disney and Frozen (6/22 - 7/31): Play along with us as we make everything a bit more spectacular. You might think your little ones make enough drama, in our summer camps they’ll use their creative energy for good. Come stretch your