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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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Oak Brook Polo Club
Now - Aug. 31, 2018

Prince of Wales Field (adjacent to Butler National Golf Course and The Drake Hotel) | 2301 York Road | Oak Brook, IL 60523
For decades the Club has been a popular Sunday tradition and social scene known for entertaining Hollywood celebrities, dignitaries, royalty and Chicago's distinguished. Today, the Oak Brook Polo Club plays on the Prince of Wales Field, which is adjacent to the Butler National Golf Course and The Drake Hotel in beautiful Oak Brook, Illinois. Located 17 miles from Chicago's Loop, the club hosts a number of Sunday polo matches and continues to attract thousands of fascinated spectators who marvel at the athleticsism and majesty of this timeless sport. Varies. Event Type: Sports.
 
Live Racing at Arlington International Racecourse
Now - Sep. 22, 2018

Arlington International Racecourse | 2200 W. Euclid Ave. | Arlington Heights, IL 60006 | 847-385-7500
Live Thoroughbred racing at "the most beautiful track in America". $8 online. Event Type: Sports.
 
Hits Chicago - Chicago Series
Now - Sep. 23, 2018

HITS Balmoral Park | 26435 South Dixie Highway, Route 34 South | Crete, IL 60417 | 708-304-2329
In 2018, the iconic Balmoral Park will once again welcome equestrians from near and far, this time for 13 weeks of unparalleled hunter/jumper competition. Rich in thoroughbred and harness racing history, Balmoral Park will be home to HITS’ inaugural Midwest show, and in partnership with Pat Boyle/Showplace Productions, will feature USEF Rated National & Premier Hunters and 4* & 5* Jumpers, as well as a USHJA International Hunter Derby, FEI rated events and qualifiers for the HITS Championship. The spacious 200-acre property boasts countless hospitality amenities including a 4,467 seat mint-condition grand stand, and a state-of-the-art VIP Clubhouse featuring climate-controlled seating overlooking all of the competition rings. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Sports.
 
Boomers Baseball Season
Now - Aug. 30, 2018

Schaumburg Boomers | 1999 S. Springinsguth Rd. | Schaumburg, IL 60193 | 847-461-3695
Join the reigning 2017 Fronteir League Champions as they embark on the 2018 season. Fireworks nights and theme nights throughout the season. Check the schedule for specific themes. Starting at $8. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Sports.
 
Downtown Elgin Farmers Market
Now - Oct. 5, 2018

Downtown Elgin | 60 S. Grove Avenue | Elgin, IL 60120 | (847) 695-7540
The Downtown Elgin Farmers Market is a seasonal and weekly, outdoor farmers market in Downtown Elgin. The event will also partner with Side Street Studio Arts on the First Friday to create an art atmosphere through the downtown. FREE. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Farmers Market.
 
Arbor Evenings: Music and More
Now - Aug. 29, 2018

The Morton Arboretum | 4100 Illinois Route 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, refreshing beverages, and delicious tapas in a green clearing surrounded by beautiful trees. There’s no better way to celebrate the leisurely evenings of summer than this! Tickets include event admission, one complimentary beverage (beer, wine, or soda), activities, and live music. Tickets are required for all guests 21 years old and older. Members: $12 Members $12 & Nonmembers: $17. For more information visit our website.
 
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Now - Aug. 26, 2018

Drury Lane Theatre | 100 Drury Lane | Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 | 630.530.0111
In the heat of the South under the gaze of patriarch Big Daddy, the expectations of marriage and family spoil. A birthday party brings a family's skeletons to the surface as each one fights over the bones. Varies. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Performing Arts.
 
Geneva Classic Car Shows
Now - Aug. 30, 2018

| Parking Lot behind Old Kane County Courthouse (100 S. Third Street) | Geneva, IL 60134 | 630-232-6060
From 6 - 8pm, free admission. Check out the antique, custom build, muscle, and sport cars. Enjoy delicious treats and a DJ. Downtown shops, pubs and eateries also stay open late—several offer evening entertainment Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Family Fun, Sports.
 
Will County Fair
Aug. 22, 2018 - Aug. 27, 2018

Will County Fairgrounds | 710 West Street | Peotone, IL 60468 | 708-258-9359
Our local fair includes livestock judging as well as arts and crafts judging. Free family entertainment tent. Carnival, food, grandstand entertainment and commercial exhibits and a beer tent. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Family Fun.
 
Get the Led Out
Aug. 24, 2018 - Aug. 24, 2018

RiverEdge Park | 360 N. Broadway | Aurora, IL 60505 | 630.896.6666
These guys sold out their concert last year, and we're betting they do the same this year. Get the Led Out provides one of the best rock shows that will leave you wanting to party, dance and sing along all night. Don't believe us? Take it from those who were at last year's show. "Absolutely awesome"! "Get the Led Out" always puts on a great show! "These guys give an amazing performance! And that's not even including everyone who begged us to bring them back. Get the Led Out sings a new set every show, so even if you saw them last year, you need to see them again. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Music / Nightlife / Popular / .
 
Skokie's Backlot Bash
Aug. 24, 2018 - Aug. 26, 2018

Downtown Skokie | Oakton St. and Lincoln Ave. | Skokie, | 847-674-1500

Having quickly earned a reputation for quality, original live music, as well as a host of unique family attractions — Skokie\'s Backlot Bash is the summer street festival held annually over three days in late August, providing a large carnival midway, a 5K Run, a children\'s stage, kid\'s activities, classic films, an auto show, bingo, a sponsor and community resource fair, exhibits at the Skokie Heritage Museum, a Sunday pancake breakfast and farmer\'s market, and much more.

Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Festival/Special Events.
 
Geneva Concours D'Elegance
Aug. 26, 2018 - Aug. 26, 2018

| Third Street | Geneva, IL 60134 | 630-232-6060
Classic Car enthusiasts will gather together again this year in Geneva, Illinois and viewed a beautiful collection of antique, classic and modern automobiles. Participants from all over the Country displayed their prized automobiles on Third street, hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" Trophies. Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Sports, Festivals, Family Fun.
 
Kane County Flea Market
Sep. 1, 2018 - Sep. 2, 2018

Kane County Fairgrounds | 525 South Randall Road | St. Charles, IL 60174
Welcome to the Kane County Flea Market! We are the place movie studios, celebrities, and collectors go to get their monthly dose of fun and discovery. You should come and see firsthand what all of the antique and collecting TV shows are really all about. As Helen Robinson always said, "One man's Junque is another man's treasure." What will your treasure find be this month? We are one of the longest running, best antique and collectable Flea Markets in the world. We have been a place for people to come and enjoy the fun of searching and finding the one thing they have sought for ages. We have hundreds of dealers inside, outside, and under sheds. People say that if they made it, you will find it at Kane! $5 (children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult). For more information visit our website. Event Type: Exhibits.
 
33rd Annual Scarecrow Fest
Oct. 5, 2018 - Oct. 7, 2018

Downtown St. Charles | 2 E. Main Street | St. Charles, IL 60174
Scarecrow Fest began in 1985 with a few contest entries in St. Charles, Illinois at Lincoln Park. It has grown from a small community festival to a nationally recognized festival attracting over 100,000 over the three-day Columbus Day weekend. Events include Make Your Own Scarecrow, Petting Zoo, Live entertainment, Vote for Your Favorite Scarecrow Entry in the Contest, Carnival, and so much more. Free. For more information visit our website. Event Type: Festivals/Special Events.
 

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