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Chicagoland offers travelers unique events year-round! Seasonal happenings, top-notch concert and theatre performances, exhibitions, festivals, antique and flea markets and thrilling sporting events are yours to discover in and around Chicago.
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Single Point Race
Now - Jun. 29, 2019

The Hill BMX | 709 Sports Way | Elgin, IL 60123 | (224) 281-2287
Saturday Single Point Racing! Come on out and race The Hill BMX! Food, Family, FUN!!! Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Sports.
Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical
Now - Jun. 23, 2019

Drury Lane Theatre | 100 Drury Lane | Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 | 630.530.0111
Wonder and amazement abound with this award-winning musical. Based on the novel by Roald Dahl, Matilda tells the tale of a precocious 5-year-old girl with special talents. Facing many obstacles caused by her family and school, the book-loving Matilda befriends her teacher and helps the woman to reclaim her life. Tied for the most Olivier Awards ever, including Best New Musical, Matilda went on to win five Tony Awards, including Best Book of a Musical. Varies. For more information visit our website.
Berwyn Cruise Nites
Now - Aug. 6, 2019

Downtown Berwyn | Windsor Avenue between Home and Grove    | Berwyn, Illinois 60402 | (708) 788-8100
Tuesday nights don't have to be a tired routine. Take to the streets of the Depot District for a hopping car show and a variety of nightlife spots to quench your cravings for anything from ice cream to martinis. Cruise Nites offer visitors the opportunity to mingle and learn more about Berwyn's proud classic car culture.  Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Carshow.
Sheldon Peck: Footsteps of his Life
Now - Aug. 31, 2019

Sheldon Peck Homestead | 355 East Parkside Avenue | Lombard, IL 60148 | 630.629.1885
The Lombard Historical Society will be presenting a unique exhibition of the works of noted folk art portrait painter Sheldon Peck. See more than a dozen original paintings by Peck from 1825-1848 displayed in the home Sheldon Peck built in 1839. This first-ever presentation includes paintings on loan from various collectors and museums from across the country and will be displayed together in the Peck Homestead. The exhibit will include several paintings never shown before in public. Suggested Donation: $8/Person. For more information visit our website.
Arbor Evenings: Music & More
Now - Aug. 28, 2019

The Morton Arboretum | 4100 IL Rt. 53 | Lisle , IL 60532 | 630-968-0074
Unwind with family and friends on Wednesday evenings at The Morton Arboretum this summer. Mingle as you enjoy live music and dancing, lawn games, and refreshments surrounded by beautiful trees. There’s no better way to celebrate the leisurely evenings of summer than this! For more information visit our website.
STC Live!
Now - Aug. 31, 2019

Downtown St Charles | S. 1st Street  | St Charles, IL 60174 | 630.443.3967
STC Live! provides summer fun in Downtown St. Charles every Wednesday and Friday evening. From June through August 31, enjoy live, free entertainment at a variety of venues. These may include a local jazz combo, an aspiring vocalist, a magician, a dance troop, or an aspiring band. Visit our Facebook page each week for time, locations, and performers. Performances will start at approximately 5pm and may go as late as 8pm, although performers may not perform during that entire duration. Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Theater/Entertainment.
Concerts in the Park
Now - Aug. 15, 2019

Lincoln Park | 450 W. Main Street at 4th Street | St Charles, IL 60174 | 630.513.6200
Weekly summer concert series free to the public every Thursday June 6-August 15 in Lincoln Park. 7pm. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy an open-air concert. Food available for purchase. Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Concert/Live Music.
Swedish Days
Jun. 18, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2019

Geneva | Downtown Geneva | Geneva, IL 60134 | 630-232-6060
Celebrating 70 years, this “Granddaddy” of Illinois festivals features a host of family-friendly activities with live musical entertainment, a carnival, Kids’ Day fun, Grand Parade, Sweden Väst, the state’s largest Music Competition, multi-ethnic food plus great shopping in our historic downtown. Geneva’s train station is located just blocks from the festivities. General admission free; cost for rides. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Festival.
Out of Space Concert Series
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2019

Temperance Beer Co. | 2000 W. Dempster St. | Evanston, | (847) 864-1000
Outdoor concert series at Temperance Beer. June 20: Digable Plaets with Kweku Collins; June 21: Toots & the Maytals; June 22: Liz Phair with Juliana Hatfield; June 23: Yo La Tengo. Varies. For more information visit our website.
Winnetka Music Festival
Jun. 21, 2019 - Jun. 22, 2019

Winnetka's Elm Street District | Elm Street between the west and east side of Green Bay Road | Winnetka,
Winnetka Music Festival is a 2-day immersion of high quality music in the Elm Street District.  A strong line-up of amazing bands including children's programming raise this festival above the norm. Food courts and craft beers and wine are spread throughout the festival area. As you listen to the music you'll be able to enjoy a beer or a glass of wine, or stroll the streets of Winnetka listening to street musicians. Winnetka Community House will be the site of a special ticketed VIP area at this year's festival. For more information visit our website.
Going Dutch Festival
Jun. 21, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2019

Side Street Studio Arts | Elgin, IL 60120 | (847) 429-2276
Side Street Studio Arts presents the 9th annual Going Dutch Festival - a celebration of the female voice in dance, music, theater, and the visual arts. Join us for three days of exhibitions, workshops, and performances now located in the heart of downtown Elgin at Side Street Studio Arts. $10-$28. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Arts.
Craft Beer Festival at The Morton Arboretum
Jun. 22, 2019 - Jun. 22, 2019

The Morton Arboretum | 4100 IL Rt. 53 | Lisle , IL 60532 | 630-968-0074
Toast to the trees with our sixth-annual Craft Beer Festival. Sip on local favorites while enjoying the beautiful surroundings of The Morton Arboretum. Bring a chair or lie down on a blanket to soak in the summer sun. For more information visit our website.
Fountain Square Artisan SummerFest
Jun. 22, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2019

Downtown Evanston | Church and Sherman streets | Evanston, | (312) 399-9474
Now celebrating its 40th year, this annual North Shore art happening presents the works of nearly 100 juried artists. Also features food, beer/wines, strolling musicians, and  kids' art activities. $5 donation. For more information visit our website.
2019 NASCAR Weekend
Jun. 27, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019

Chicagoland Speedway | 500 Speedway Blvd | Joliet, Illinois 60433 | (888) 629-7223
Spend the weekend with fellow racing fans watching the ARCA Menards Series, NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and ending with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series. $45 - $200. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Sports.
Glenview Summer Fest
Jun. 29, 2019 - Jun. 29, 2019

Adjacent to Jackman Park | Lehigh Avenue between Glenview Road & Washington Street | Glenview, | (847) 724-0900
Get Ready for live music, cold beer, family fun, lots of shopping, and one Very Tall Guy in Shades! Glenview's annual Summer Fest welcomes families and friends and offers something for everyone - from restaurants to antique cars. Crowd favorites include Hackney's, Scandinavian Ski Shop and Katy Boldt Jewelry, Beer tent as well as the Glenview Fire Department's fire pole, special entertainment, and kid friendly activities. Be there for the fun, the sun, and the shopping! Free. For more information visit our website.
Taste of Grayslake Family Picnic & Fireworks
Jun. 29, 2019 - Jun. 29, 2019

Central Park | 250 Library Lane | Grayslake, IL 60030 | 847.223.7529
Come out to Central Park for this wonderful family event! The Taste of Grayslake Family Picnic & Fireworks features live music, local food vendors, beer & wine, kids rides and activities, and fireworks at dusk. Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Outdoor, Festivals.
Grundy County Fair
Jun. 29, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019

Grundy County Fair Grounds | 8890 North Illinois Route 47 | Morris, illinois 60450 | (815) 942-5958
For over 100 years the Grundy County Fair has been an annual tradition for family entertainment, racing and agricultural related exibitions. Located at the Grundy County Fairgrounds just north of Morris, Illinois which features the 1/3 mile paved oval Grundy County Speedway the Grundy County Agricultural Fair is the place to be the first week of July Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Fair.

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