Datebook

Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm Abraham Lincoln Presidential Musuem
Our newest exhibit, Cubs vs. Cardinals: The Rivalry, offers fans an interactive look at the historic baseball rivalry between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals. The museum’s 300,000 annual visitors are a virtual “house[...]
May 1 – May 31 all-day White Oaks Mall
White Oaks Mall today announced its Spring 2017 More Than Pink movement in support of Susan G. Komen and the fight against breast cancer. As part of its pledge to donate $1 million each year[...]
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum
Featured quilts exhibited throughout the historic Victorian mansion will include antique examples from the museum’s collection as well as heirloom, vintage and contemporary pieces loaned from private collections. The quilts can be viewed during regular[...]
Jun 2 – Sep 8 all-day Henry J. Paulus Park
The Lake Zurich Farmers Market returns bigger and better than ever this year! The fourth annual market runs every Friday from June 2- September 8 from 3-7pm at Henry J. Paulus Park and will host[...]
Jun 2 – Jul 7 all-day Henry J. Paulus Park
Bring a picnic basket, blanket and your friends and family and enjoy the monthly movie in the park at Henry J. Paulus Park. We will have popcorn and drinks available for attendees. The movie begins[...]
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm Downtown Oak Park
Wine aficionados will have a unique opportunity to sample over 150 wines from more than 15 local wineries and taste locally-produced artisan foods at Downtown Oak Park’s fourth annual Uncork Illinois event. Admission is $20[...]
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm Gym Bob's Jamboree Show - Special Guest Erica Neal of Springfield
Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the “Gym Bob’s Jamboree Show”. Doors open at Noon and the show begins at 1PM. This Branson style music show features Classic Country as well as 50’s[...]
Jun 10 all-day Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Park Horse Park
Come join the fun and help raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital! Enjoy the horse trails and ride as much or little as you want. Food service and raffles all day. Live auction[...]
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Glen Carbon Heritage Museum
The Glen Carbon Heritage Museum will be participating in the Route 66 Blue Carpet Corridor Festival, Saturday, June 10th, from 9 – 4:00. The Blue Carpet Corridor is the section of Illinois Route 66 from[...]
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm Utica Garden Club
Featuring a huge plant sale and a large number of crafts to include wooden items for the garden, Jewelry and handmade crafts.
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm – Jun 11 @ 4:30 pm Central
Every June, the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society remembers the lives and contributions of past Galenians with its annual Cemetery Walk. Local performers portray select individuals buried in Galena’s Greenwood Cemetery and recount their lives.[...]
Jun 11 @ 3:00 pm Bishop Hill Park
Patriot Guard motorcycles, presentation of flags, music, program, auction, BBQ Rib Dinner
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum
Owners of antique tractors and gas engines of all makes and in any condition are welcome entries. No exhibitor registration necessary. The public is invited to attend as well. Clinton FFA will serve food on[...]
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm Gym Bob's Jamboree Show - Special Guest Janet Durham of Hopedale
Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the “Gym Bob’s Jamboree Show”. Doors open at Noon and the show begins at 1PM. This Branson style music show features Classic Country as well as 50’s[...]
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Henry J. Paulus Park
Join your friends and neighbors at Paulus Park as we celebrate 4th of July with Lake Zurich’s annual Family Day event. Day-long activities include music, entertainment, kids’ games, inflatable rides, swimming, and Taste of Summer,[...]
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm Woodland Park
A birthday party celebration for the World’s Largest Catsup Bottle historic landmark featuring food, drinks, old-fashioned party games, hula hoop competition, spin the bottle and more. Other events include ketchup tasting and the tater tots[...]
Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Lake Zurich Police Department
The Village of Lake Zurich Blue & You event aims to provide children of all ages the opportunity to positively interact with our local law enforcement agencies while learning about the technology and equipment that[...]
Jul 29 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Route 66 Hotel and Conference Center
As physical markers of the past, historic artifacts each hold their own unique story. History buffs, archaeologists and antique collectors alike will appreciate the Native American artifacts on display at the annual show in Springfield,[...]
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm Lawrence County Junior Fair
Lawrence County Junior Fair from July 28 – August 4th. Adam Warner, with his traditional Outlaw country music, will open the fair with his unique tributes to his musical heroes and his hit originals. Join[...]
Jul 30 all-day Gym Bob's 50's and 60's Show
Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the “Gym Bob’s Jamboree Show”. Doors open at Noon and the show begins at 1PM. This Branson style music show features Classic Country as well as 50’s[...]
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Downs Village Market
Come to the Downs Village Market and help celebrate our 15th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods, honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. We feature weekly[...]
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Downs Village Market
Come to the Downs Village Market and help celebrate our 15th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods, honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. We feature weekly[...]
Aug 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Downs Village Market
Come to the Downs Village Market and help celebrate our 15th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods, honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. We feature weekly[...]
Aug 21 all-day Bald Knob Cross of Peace
Eclipse Viewers! Bald Knob Mountain, in Alto Pass, IL is in the area of the point of greatest duration, the location where the total eclipse lasts the longest along the entire path. It is the[...]
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Downs Village Market
Come to the Downs Village Market and help celebrate our 15th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods, honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. We feature weekly[...]
Aug 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Downs Village Market
Come to the Downs Village Market and help celebrate our 15th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods, honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. We feature weekly[...]
Sep 3 @ 1:00 pm Gym Bob's Jamboree Show - Special Guest Logan Kirby of Fairmount
Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the “Gym Bob’s Jamboree Show”. Doors open at Noon and the show begins at 1PM. This Branson style music show features Classic Country as well as 50’s[...]
Sep 9 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am Green Street Stairway
Honoring our 9/11 fallen heroes and all brave first responders. Proceeds to be divided between the Galena Jo Daviess County Historical Society and Galena first responder agencies. COMPETITIVE: 7 Laps and the iconic Green Street[...]
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Decatur Conference Center Hotel
Finders Market is a treasure shoppers dream for those who enjoy fabulous flips, picks, handmade goods and one-of-a-kind finds from around the Midwest along with food trucks, a cash bar, live music, giveaways, and lots[...]
Sep 9 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm Downtown Lake Zurich
The Village of Lake Zurich will host its 5th annual downtown event, Rock the Block, on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 5-11pm. Rock The Block is an outdoor festival where attendees can Dine, Dance and[...]