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DuPage County offers year-round events that are more than special - they're spectacular. Attend professional sporting events, experience historical re-enactments, and partake in a wide variety of concerts, festivals, fairs and more.


Weber Grill Restaurant
Weber Grill Restaurant
Great outdoor cooking done indoors on authentic Weber Charcoal Kettles. Featuring steaks, fresh seafood & award-winning BBQ. Outdoor patio, open kitchen and full bar.

 
Augustino's Rock and Roll Deli - Carol Stream
Augustino's Rock and Roll Deli - Carol Stream
Augustino’s is a family-owned business with a rich history in the Chicagoland area. In 1978 we began as a small grocery store in DuPage County, selling the usual market i...

 
37 Bar & Grill at White Pines Golf Club & Banquets
37 Bar & Grill at White Pines Golf Club & Banquets
Enjoy a variety of daily and weekly food and drink specials, along with craft beers offered on tap and by the bottle. Seasonal patio dining available, and the new ba...

 
Dates Event Name & Description City Event Type
7/15/17 - 2/26/18 Fun Unplugged: Outdoor Adventures Exhibit @ DuPage County Historical Museum
Nothing says more about childhood than the great outdoors. With creativity sparked by the endless possibility of the open air, specific accessories, t...Read on.
Wheaton
9/17/17 - 7/30/18 1917: Catalyst for the Modern Era @ DuPage County Historical Museum
One period in American History stands out as a beacon of change in the county. Changes in technology, medicine, and the aftermaths of the Great War di...Read on.
Wheaton
10/14/17 - 6/24/18 Death in DuPage @ DuPage County Historical Museum
Dig into historic death culture of DuPage County. Explore codes of dress, mourning traditions, and the way death and dying were understood by the peop...Read on.
Wheaton
11/10/17 - 2/28/18 Outdoor Ice Skating Rink @ Oakbrook Center
Enjoy the magic of the holidays at Oakbrook Center.

Bring the whole family ice skating on our brand new outdoor ice skating rink, located o...Read on.
Oak Brook
12/3/17 - 2/26/18 Snow Tubing @ Blackwell Forest Preserve
Are you a thrill seeker? Then you’ll have a blast taking an exciting 800-foot ride down Mount Hoy at Blackwell!

Mount Hoy opens on the date...Read on.
Warrenville
1/1/18 - 2/28/18 Cross-Country Ski and Snowshoe Rentals @ The Morton Arboretum
This winter embrace the snowy season and trek through the 1,700 acres of The Morton Arboretum’s winter wonderland. Seasonal rentals of cross-country s...Read on.
Lisle
1/1/18 - 2/28/18 Gnome Hunt @ The Morton Arboretum
The animals may be hibernating, but we still have gnomes. Children and families are encouraged to find all of the gnomes hiding in the Children’s Gar...Read on.
Lisle
1/1/18 - 2/28/18 Winter Play @ The Morton Arboretum
Join us in the Children's Garden for winter time fun. We'll set out activities to complement the day such as painting snow or building a fort. This s...Read on.
Lisle
1/3/18 - 2/28/18 Arbor Reading Adventures @ The Morton Arboretum
Wednesdays and Fridays in January and February

Join us in the Sterling Morton Library for this popular and interactive story time. We’ll re...Read on.
Lisle
1/4/18 - 3/5/18 Life on the Farm House Tours @ Kline Creek Farm
Explore the lifestyle of a successful farm family as you tour the farmhouse museum. Learn how the home was their workplace as well as their place for ...Read on.
West Chicago
1/5/18 - 4/28/18 High Tea @ The Drake Oak Brook Hotel
Menu

Fruit Bread & Scones
Pastries
Assorted Finger Sandwiches
Assorted Teas

Little Ones Tea
Finger Sandwich ...Read on.
Oak Brook
1/6/18 - 2/24/18 Brewery Tours @ Two Brothers Brewing Company and Tap House
Saturdays- come out and smell the smells, see the shiny equipment, ask questions and sample some of the luscious liquid. Tours are free and you do not...Read on.
Warrenville
1/7/18 - 4/29/18 Champagne Sunday Brunch @ The Drake Oak Brook
Create your own tradition by taking part in one of our own with our Champagne Sunday Brunch. Enjoyed by families and friends for decades, we've revive...Read on.
Oak Brook
1/7/18 - 4/29/18 Sunday Breakfast Buffet @ Red Oak Room, Cantigny Golf
Always welcoming, always family friendly, the Red Oak Room at Cantigny Golf offers a Sunday Breakfast Buffet year-round, all while enjoying spectacula...Read on.
Wheaton
1/11/18 - 3/12/18 FREEDOM: A History of US @ Elmhurst History Museum
The struggle for freedom in America has shaped every aspect of our country since its inception, and continues today in many ways unforeseen by our nat...Read on.
Elmhurst
1/14/18 - 2/19/18 Enchanted Railroad @ The Morton Arboretum
The popular Enchanted Railroad pulls into The Morton Arboretum this January. Children and families can experience trees and trains as they enjoy our ...Read on.
Lisle
1/18/18 - 3/16/18 The Boomer List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders @ Naper Settlement
Explore a traveling exhibition from Newseum/AARP featuring 19 large-format portraits of some of the most fascinating members of the influential baby b...Read on.
Naperville
1/19/18 - 3/25/18 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat @ Drury Lane Theatre
The meteoric first collaboration of Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat, finishes our season with a bang. Jo...Read on.
Oakbrook Terrace
1/20/18 - 3/24/18 Forest Therapy Walks @ The Morton Arboretum
Experience the healing and wellness promoting effects of Shinrin-yoku, the practice of bathing the senses in the atmosphere of the forest. Take a mind...Read on.
Lisle
1/30/18 - 3/17/18 Spring Art Exhibition Features Printmaker Michael Barnes @ Elmhurst College, Frick Center - Founders Lounge
Michael Barnes is a master printmaker with a passion for the medium of lithography. The theme of his work addresses, in part, the absurdities of life ...Read on.
Elmhurst
2/1/18 - 3/4/18 Time Stands Still @ McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage
Directed by Connie Canaday Howard

Sarah and James, a photographer and a journalist, are war correspondents and a real-life couple. After be...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/2/18 - 3/30/18 White Pines Friday Night Fish Fry @ White Pines Golf Club
The White Pines Friday Night Fish Fry features a $14.99 all-you-can-eat fresh fish dinner which includes a soup and salad bar along with offering a va...Read on.
Bensenville
2/9/18 - 3/3/18 On Golden Pond @ Medinah Baptist Church
Summer has returned again to Golden Pond, and so has Norman Thayer and his wife, Ethel, who are back for the 48th year at their idyllic summer cottage...Read on.
Medinah
2/9/18 - 4/27/18 Paella Night Fridays @ El Tapeo
Experience Executive Chef Matthew Cappellini's live cooking demo of this delectable Spanish cuisine with Chef's choice paella, changing weekly ...Read on.
Oak Brook
2/16/18 - 3/30/18 Fish Fry-Day @ Devon Seafood + Steak
Enjoy our fish fry Fridays through March 30, with special on Fish & Chips for lunch and dinner.

At Devon, you can expect seamless service ...Read on.
Oakbrook Terrace
2/17/18 - 2/17/18 Big Kids: Soup's On! Hands On Cooking Class (Ages 12-16) @
Chef Kelly Sears presents Big Kids: Soup's On! (Ages 12-16) (Hands On)

My favorite night of the week, a great bowl of soup and a sandwich f...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/17/18 - 2/17/18 Bird Walks @ The Morton Arboretum
Search the woods, fields, and edges of the Arboretum for birds. Walk with an expert guide, who will help you locate and identify species spotted along...Read on.
Lisle
2/17/18 - 2/17/18 Living History: Sojourner Truth @ Robert R. McCormick House
Living-history actor Pamela Welcome portrays Sojourner Truth, the African-American abolitionist and women’s rights activist. Truth was born into slave...Read on.
Wheaton
2/17/18 - 2/17/18 Michael Jordan's Birthday @ Michael Jordan's Restaurant
February 17th is Michael's Birthday! Stop by and sign his birthday card for a chance to win a pair of Air Jordan sneakers!...Read on.
Oak Brook
2/17/18 - 2/17/18 Mystery at the Mansion @ Wilder Mansion
Come for a cocktail, stay for a murder! Join Wilder Mansion and your fellow sleuths as we unravel the mystery of a Hollywood homicide. There will be t...Read on.
Elmhurst
2/17/18 - 2/17/18 The Best of The Second City @ McAninch Arts Center
See where it all began! From the company that launched the careers of Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell and more, comes the next generation of c...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/17/18 - 2/19/18 Meet & Greet Weekend @ LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago
Meet your favorite LEGO® Characters every day!

Join us as we debut our new Meet & Greet area where you can meet your favorite LEGO® charact...Read on.
Schaumburg
2/18/18 - 2/18/18 Sausage Making Hands On Cooking Class @ Marcel's Culinary Experience
Chef Julie Szimon presents Sausage Making Workshop (Hands On)

Spend a chilly afternoon with Chef Julie Szimon as she shares her techniques ...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/18/18 - 2/18/18 ¡Cubanismo¡ @ McAninch Arts Center
If you liked Havana Cuba All-Stars, you’re going to love ¡Cubanismo! Founded by legendary trumpeter Jesús Alemañy, the all-star orchestra celebrates t...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/19/18 - 2/19/18 School's Out Day Camp - Naper Games @ Naper Settlement
Monday, February 19, 9 AM–3 PM. Drop off begins at 8:30 AM. $45/camper/day. Registration is required. Test your skills at Naper Games, Naper S...Read on.
Naperville
2/20/18 - 3/4/18 Restaurant Week @ Elmhurst City Centre
Come to Elmhurst City Centre during Restaurant Week to try something - or some place - new! Click the link to find specials at locations throughout th...Read on.
Elmhurst
2/21/18 - 2/21/18 Tales of a Birder: Lessons from Around the Globe @ The Morton Arboretum
In his decades of world travel, birder Denis Kania has cultivated an intimate knowledge of bird species around the world as well an insightful underst...Read on.
Lisle
2/21/18 - 2/21/18 Free Global Flicks: Monsoon @ McAninch Arts Center
One-of-a-kind documentary explores the country of India by looking at how monsoons affect its citizens. Filmed over the course of India’s 2013 monsoon...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/21/18 - 2/21/18 Is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 20th Century Voice Relevant in the 21st Century? @ Elmhurst College, Frick Center - Founders Lounge
As senior pastor and teacher of the faith family of West Point Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, the Rev. Dr. L. Bernard Jakes serves as a consult...Read on.
Elmhurst
2/22/18 - 2/22/18 It's Greek to Me: Culinary Ancient Greece Hands On Cooking Class @ Marcel's Culinary Experience
Chef Julie Szimon presents It's Greek to Me: Culinary Ancient Greece (Hands On)

Greek food is simple and elegant with flavors that range fr...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/22/18 - 2/22/18 The History of Trees @ The Morton Arboretum
Discover and delight in the many ways trees have shaped the history of the United States, from industry and economics, to politics and war, to culture...Read on.
Lisle
2/22/18 - 2/22/18 Tour de Spain @ El Tapeo
Join us for a journey through Spain, led by Executive Chef Matthew Cappellini. This exclusive monthly event includes a five-course modern Spanish dinn...Read on.
Oak Brook
2/22/18 - 2/25/18 51st Annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival @ Elmhurst College, Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
The Elmhurst College Jazz Festival enters its 51st year with an all-star lineup of the industry’s greatest performing artists, as well as some of the ...Read on.
Elmhurst
2/23/18 - 2/23/18 Whiskey Dinner @ Arrowhead Golf Club
Enjoy a four course dinner paired with Town Branch Rye, Town Branch Bourbon, Pearse Lyons Reserve, and Town Branch Sundown Reserve....Read on.
Wheaton
2/24/18 - 2/24/18 Birdhouse Workshop @ The Morton Arboretum
Learn about birds and decorate a wooden birdhouse to take home. Discover the perfect place for your bird house and explore some winter birds that live...Read on.
Lisle
2/24/18 - 2/24/18 Brews & Yoga @ Alter Brewing Company
Warm winter greetings beer lovers! Warm your spirit with this revitalizing 1 hour yoga session right in the Alter taproom, and then cap off your morni...Read on.
Downers Grove
2/24/18 - 2/24/18 Golden Dragon Acrobats @ Fermilab Ramsey Auditorium
The Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time honored tradition that began more than twenty-five centuries ago. The Golden Dragons are recog...Read on.
Batavia
2/24/18 - 2/24/18 Tails & Ales (and Wine Too) @ Church Street Brewing Company
You're invited! Join Animal House Shelter in celebrating 15 years of rescuing all breeds of dogs and cats! Tails & Ales... and Wine Too will be held a...Read on.
Itasca
2/24/18 - 2/24/18 Wine and Whiskey Fest @ Brookfield Zoo
Come out of your winter hibernation and warm up at Brookfield Zoo's first-ever Winter Wine and Whiskey Fest! Enjoy sampling from a selection of more t...Read on.
Brookfield
2/25/18 - 2/25/18 Metropolis Oboe Quartet @ Fermilab Art Gallery
The Metropolis Oboe Quartet invites you to join them on an exciting journey through the greatest chamber music of all eras. Aficionados and newcomers ...Read on.
Batavia
2/25/18 - 2/25/18 PIYO & Pinot @ Lynfred Winery
Join certified instructors for a 45 minute piyo session in the Lynfred cellar followed by a glass of wine.

Wear comfortable clothes you can...Read on.
Roselle
2/28/18 - 2/28/18 Abbington Weddng Showcase 2018 @ Abbington Distinctive Banquets
Please join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while taking a tour of our facility and our NEW outdoor patio, meeting our staff, and seeing what the ...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/28/18 - 2/28/18 Free Global Flicks: Sweet Bean @ McAninch Arts Center
A lonely, unhappy Japanese baker hires a 76-year-old woman to be his new assistant, and soon learns that she has a wonderful recipe for sweet red bean...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
2/28/18 - 2/28/18 Winter Hike and Yoga @ The Morton Arboretum
Feel your best and focus on total body health and well-being with a short hike outdoors, followed by a warming indoor yoga class....Read on.
Lisle
3/1/18 - 3/1/18 Mercy-ing: Repaying the Gift of Redemption @ Elmhurst College, Frick Center - Founders Lounge
Daniel Geiter was a struggling community college student and a convicted felon when Sister Susan Sanders helped him get the support he needed to stay ...Read on.
Elmhurst
3/2/18 - 3/2/18 Adults Only Night @ LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago
Warm up at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago's Adults ONLY Spring Break Beach Party!

Join us for a night of tropical LEGO® fun including:<...Read on.
Schaumburg
3/2/18 - 3/2/18 School's Out Day Camp - Dr. Suess Day @ Naper Settlement
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ 114th birthday with a day of green eggs, sneedles, and whos! Read and share your favorite Dr. Seuss books. Play with ooblek, try ...Read on.
Naperville
3/2/18 - 3/2/18 Travel expert Rick Steves presents 'Travel as a Political Act' @ Elmhurst College, Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
Travel expert Rick Steves, best known as the host of the acclaimed PBS television series Rick Steves’ Europe and the author of several bestselling gui...Read on.
Elmhurst
3/2/18 - 3/4/18 Spring Style Weekend @ Downtown Naperville
Back by popular demand, ladies of all ages will be heading to Downtown Naperville for a full weekend of fashion, food & fun – celebrating style and th...Read on.
Naperville
3/3/18 - 3/3/18 Fair Game Afternoon @ Alter Brewing Company
Do you like games? Well pop on over to Alter Brewing on Saturday, March 3 at noon for a Fair Game Afternoon. Our friends from Fair Game in downtown Do...Read on.
Downers Grove
3/3/18 - 3/3/18 Mummenschanz: you & me @ McAninch Arts Center
US PREMIERE!

America first met this world-famous troupe on The Muppet Show, charming audiences with fantastical tales and poetic performanc...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
3/3/18 - 3/3/18 Polar Plunge @ Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club
The Polar Plunge, presented by the Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flyin...Read on.
Oak Brook
3/3/18 - 3/4/18 Maple Sugaring @ Kline Creek Farm
Discover how sap becomes syrup as you try tapping with tools from the 1890s, check the collection buckets, watch sap thicken over the fire, and try a ...Read on.
West Chicago
3/4/18 - 3/4/18 Chapel Open House @ Naper Settlement
Sunday, March 4, 11 AM–2 PM Free admission Planning a wedding or renewal of vows? Meet our rental attendants and tour the chapel during these speci...Read on.
Naperville
3/4/18 - 3/4/18 Sunday Music Matinee: Myths and History of the Great Highland Bagpipes @ Warrenville Public Library District
In this interactive demonstration, J. Kevin Chapman shares the story of one of the oldest instruments played today.

Register online if you ...Read on.
Warrenville
3/7/18 - 3/7/18 Free Global Flicks: Neruda @ McAninch Arts Center
An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the C...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
3/10/18 - 3/10/18 Beer & Cheese Social @ Alter Brewing Company
If you love beer, cheese, and being social, then this is the night for you!

We'll have a selection of the finest cheeses from The Great Ame...Read on.
Downers Grove
3/10/18 - 3/10/18 Casino Royale @ Casino Royale
Guests will enjoy the popular casino games: blackjack, craps, roulette, and Texas hold'em; a martini bar; appetizers; raffle; and silent auction.
...Read on.
Wheaton
3/10/18 - 3/10/18 Elmhurst's 22nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade @ Spring Road
The best parade in Chicagoland, the Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day parade is expected again this year to attract a large crowd here in the western suburb ...Read on.
Elmhurst
3/10/18 - 3/10/18 Howl at the Moon @ The Morton Arboretum
Howl at the Moon at The Morton Arboretum is a high-energy live music show centered around dance hits and party anthems. Tickets include seating at sha...Read on.
Lisle
3/10/18 - 3/10/18 Self-Care Cookbook by Dr Frank Ardito & Book Signing @ Marcel's Culinary Experience
A first-of-its-kind cookbook that arms readers with 130 recipes designed to support the 10 dimensions of personal wellness, the Self-Care Cookbook is ...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
3/11/18 - 3/11/18 Axiom Brass @ Fermilab Art Gallery
Praised for their “high level of musicality and technical ability” and for their “clean, clear and precise sound,” the award-winning Axiom Brass Quint...Read on.
Batavia
3/11/18 - 3/11/18 History Speaks - Georgia O'Keeffe: An American Master @ Naper Settlement
Georgia O’Keeffe was one of the most popular American artists of the 20th century. O'Keefe painted, drew and sculpted an incredible array of subjects ...Read on.
Naperville
3/11/18 - 3/11/18 Picosa: Locus of Movement Concert @ Mayslake Peabody Estate
Picosa’s LOCUS OF MOVEMENT concert is all about capturing movement - musically, symbolically, and historically. Picosa is thrilled to feature Arnold ...Read on.
Oak Brook
3/11/18 - 3/11/18 Verdi's Requiem @ Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church
Guest Artists: The Apollo Chorus of Chicago & Soloists, Requiem Mass, Giuseppe Verdi...Read on.
Elmhurst
3/12/18 - 3/12/18 Goose Island Fish Fry Beer Dinner @ Wildfire
Join us for a good old-fashioned fish fry, Wildfire style. Enjoy a four course custom menu paired with beers from Chicago’s very own Goose Island Bee...Read on.
Oak Brook
3/14/18 - 3/14/18 Free Global Flicks: Sarah's Key @ McAninch Arts Center
In modern-day Paris, Julia is an American journalist married to a Frenchman, and commissioned to write about the notorious Vel d’Hiv round up, which t...Read on.
Glen Ellyn
3/15/18 - 3/15/18 Tour de Spain @ El Tapeo
Join us for a journey through Spain, led by Executive Chef Matthew Cappellini. This exclusive monthly event includes a five-course modern Spanish dinn...Read on.
Oak Brook
3/16/18 - 3/16/18 Frugal Science - Lecture by Dr. Manu Prakash @ Fermilab Ramsey Auditorium
Dr. Manu Prakash of Stanford University leads the way in devising low-cost solutions to scientific dilemnas. With our planet literally teeming with pr...Read on.
Batavia
3/17/18 - 3/17/18 Get Sticky! Maple Syrup Day @ Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center
Discover the sweet secret of turning tree sap into syrup and enjoy samples along this 75-minute guided tour. Tours begin every 20 minutes....Read on.
Oak Brook
3/17/18 - 3/18/18 11th Annual Quilt Show @ Fischer Farm
Quilts of all sizes, colors, and ages will be on display, many of which are antique. The barn will be full of items for sale including books, pattern...Read on.
Bensenville
3/18/18 - 3/18/18 Saint Patrick's Day Brunch @ Drury Lane Theatre
Feel the luck of the Irish when you join Drury Lane for a Saint Patrick’s Day brunch! The regular brunch menu will also feature traditional Irish fare...Read on.
Oakbrook Terrace
3/18/18 - 3/18/18 Wilder Mansion Bridal Show @ Wilder Mansion
Find everything you need to plan your perfect wedding - taste and sip decadent offerings from our preferred caterers, get exclusive deals and individu...Read on.
Elmhurst


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