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|Dates||Event Name & Description||City||Event Type|
By All Accounts: The Story of Elmhurst @ Elmhurst Historical Museum
Experience the history of Elmhurst through an innovative new exhibit that takes visitors on a journey of discovery exploring how the city has changed ...Read on.
|3/28/15 - 12/6/15||
Naperville Bites and Sites Food Tour @ 5th Avenue Station
Enjoy a culinary and cultural walking experience through Naperville's historic neighborhood - One delicious taste at at time! Along the way you will s...Read on.
|9/18/15 - 2/14/16||
Beer Chicago @ Elmhurst Historical Museum
"Beer Chicago" provides a historical look at beer culture, taverns, and breweries and the city's seemingly unquenchable thirst for beer. Learn about ...Read on.
|9/24/15 - 11/29/15||
COLLEGE TO OFFICE ECO-TOUR TO AUGMENT LESSONS FROM MODERNISM EXHIBITION @ Elmhurst College, West Hall
On Thursday, Sept. 24, Elmhurst College and the Elmhurst Art Museum will host a free "Eco-Tour" of West Hall, one of the region's greenest buildings, ...Read on.
|10/20/15 - 1/3/16||
Legendary Diamonds @ Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
See the fascinating stories of some of history's most famous diamonds and their equally famous owners. The exhibit blends the lapidary art of faceting...Read on.
|10/29/15 - 1/3/16||
White Christmas The Musical @ Drury Lane Theatre
Celebrate the holiday season with Irving Berlin's White Christmas, the merry and bright stage production based on the classic silver screen romantic c...Read on.
|11/1/15 - 3/27/16||
Gnome Homes @ The Morton Arboretum
Gnome Homes Weekends-November through March. After taking a hike through the Children's Garden to hunt for all of the hiding gnomes, create a keepsa...Read on.
|11/7/15 - 12/24/15||
Adventure to Santa - A DreamWorks Dreamplace @ Village Green Lawn
Join Shrek and his friends on a magical, interactive adventure to find Santa at the North Pole. During your Adventure to Santa, you will explore Santa...Read on.
|11/14/15 - 1/1/16||
A Charlie Brown Christmas @ Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
'Tis the season to celebrate everyone's favorite Peanuts pals as they dig past the commercialized gimmicks of presents and decorations to rediscover t...Read on.
|11/20/15 - 1/2/16||
Illumination: Tree Lights @ The Morton Arboretum
Declared a "must-see destination" by the Chicago Tribune, Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum returns this November with more lights, si...Read on.
|11/24/15 - 11/29/15||
Sherlock Holmes @ Oriental Theatre
David Arquette stars as SHERLOCK HOLMES in an original adaptation by Greg Kramer inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic tales. Thrilling, humoro...Read on.
|11/25/15 - 11/29/15||
2 Year Anniversary: Special Beer Tappings and Food Pairings @ Old Town Pour House
Old Town Pour House Oak Brook is celebrating our second anniversary with special beer tappings and food features at the end of November. Join us for s...Read on.
|11/25/15 - 12/30/15||
Community Trees Display @ McCormick Museum at Cantigny Park
Through Dec. 30, see Christmas trees artfully decorated throughout the museum by seven local non-profit groups with missions linked to Colonel Robert ...Read on.
|11/26/15 - 1/1/16||
Naperville Sunrise Rotary Holiday Light Display – Naper Settlement @ Naper Settlement
Thanksgiving to New Year's Day - Naper Lights, a holiday light display will light up Naper Settlement each evening from Thanksgiving evening until New...Read on.
|11/27/15 - 11/29/15||
Hop Aboard the Free Holly Trolley @ Downtown
Sponsored by the Main Street Promenade, hop on board the free Holly Trolley and trolley your way around downtown while you shop and explore! Six conve...Read on.
|11/27/15 - 12/19/15||
Miracle on 34th Street @ Medinah Baptist Church
Join Overshadowed as we bring a beloved Christmas classic to life on stage! Performances begin on November 27th-28th at 7:30 pm and continue every ...Read on.
|11/27/15 - 12/24/15||
Christkindlmarket @ Village Green
Oakbrook Center is proud to partner with the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC), the organizers of the very popular Christkindl...Read on.
|11/28/15 - 11/28/15||
Holly Days Winter Festival @ Downtown Westmont
The Holly Days opening ceremonies will take place on Saturday, November 28. A great way to spend the day in downtown Westmont! The day starts with t...Read on.
|11/29/15 - 11/29/15||
Little Friends Parade of Lights @ Downtown Naperville
Held as part of the Hometown Holidays celebration in downtown Naperville, the Little Friends Parade of Lights features a spectacular collaboration of ...Read on.
|11/29/15 - 12/20/15||
Brunch with Santa @ The Clubhouse
Santa Claus is coming to The Clubhouse every Sunday during the holiday season!* Enjoy our delicious brunch while your little ones get their picture ta...Read on.
|11/30/15 - 11/30/15||
Dinner with Santa @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Due to Popular Demand we have opened up an additional day to come see Santa! Enjoy a Dinner Buffet with Your Family. Three seating time options....Read on.
|12/1/15 - 12/1/15||
Poinsettia Open House and Sale @ Cantigny Park Greenhouse
Visitors to the Cantigny Greenhouse will witness a sea of poinsettia plants at their holiday best. See 15 or more varieties and 3,000-plus poinsettias...Read on.
|12/1/15 - 12/3/15||
The Heart of Christmas at the Crib @ National Shrine Museum of St. Therese
Gather your family and join us at the manger for a heart-warming and faith-filled Christmas celebration! We'll enjoy cookies and cocoa, learn about S...Read on.
|12/1/15 - 12/31/15||
Odyssey Holiday Cruises @ Odyssey
Experience elegance on the water with an Odyssey Chicago Holiday Cruise. Enjoy exquisite entrées and desserts, dazzling décor, and attentive service. ...Read on.
|12/1/15 - 1/3/16||
Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience @ Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
Whether you camped outside a bookstore for three days awaiting the release of the Deathly Hallows or you don't know the difference between a horcrux a...Read on.
|12/1/15 - 2/21/16||
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical @ Oriental Theatre
BEAUTIFUL is the Tony® and Grammy® Award-winning inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwritin...Read on.
|12/2/15 - 1/17/16||
Disney Presents The Lion King @ Cadillac Palace Theatre
Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from...Read on.
|12/3/15 - 12/3/15||
Holiday Tree Lighting @ Wilder Park
|12/3/15 - 1/23/16||
Studio Art Faculty Exhibit @ McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage
Faculty exhibit at the Cleve Carney Art Gallery....Read on.
|Glen Ellyn||Visual Arts|
|12/4/15 - 12/4/15||
Festival of Lessons and Carols @ Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
The Elmhurst College Festival of Lessons and Carols draws together the campus and community to open a joyful and spiritual season. The College will...Read on.