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Jul 29 Sep 3 The Man with the Plastic Sandwich Riverfront Playhouse
Aug 10 Sep 11 James Jankowiak Art Display Arrowhead Room Gallery of Waubonsee Community College
Aug 26 Aug 26 Get the LED Out RiverEdge Park
Aug 26 Aug 26 Lecture: From the Outback to the Internet: What is the Best Way to Teach Science? Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Aug 26 Aug 28 A Perfect Age presented by Premiere Theatre Co. Prisco Community Center
Aug 27 Aug 27 Authentic Crawfish Boil Southbank Original Barbeque
Aug 27 Aug 27 Alley Art Festival Water Street Mall
Aug 27 Aug 27 The Second City's FREE SPEECH! (While Supplies Last) Paramount Theatre
Aug 27 Aug 27 Super SciTech Saturday - Rockin’ Rockets Scitech Hands On Museum
Aug 27 Aug 28 Outdoor State Archery Championship Mooseheart Child City and School
Aug 28 Aug 28 Hooked on Fishing Oakhurst Forest Preserve
Aug 28 Aug 28 Free Airplane Rides!!! Aurora Municipal Airport
Sep 2 Sep 2 Roots Aurora Water Street Mall
Sep 2 Sep 2 Paramount Art Gallery Exhibit Opening Paramount Theatre Grand Gallery
Sep 2 Sep 2 Kevin Presbrey / Tyler Krienitz The Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Sep 2 Sep 2 Aurora's First Friday Artwalk Downtown Aurora
Sep 2 Sep 4 Yorkville Hometown Days Festival Beecher Park
Sep 4 Sep 4 Taste of Batavia Block Party Downtown Batavia
Sep 7 Sep 7 James Jankowiak Art Lecture / Open House Waubonsee Comm. College Von Ohlen Hall
Sep 7 Sep 11 Sandwich Fair Sandwich Fairgrounds
Sep 7 Oct 30 Mamma Mia! Live Broadway Production Paramount Theatre
Sep 7 Nov 18 Fall Exhibit: Batavia Fire Department 150th Anniversary Batavia Depot Museum
Sep 8 Sep 8 Dead Horses / Maddie Brown The Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Sep 9 Sep 9 Jack Mack Trio The Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Sep 9 Sep 9 Capital Steps Comedy Performance Batavia Fine Arts Centre
Sep 9 Sep 9 7th Anniversary Art Show Opening Water Street Studios
Sep 10 Sep 10 Catch a Bunch of Authors Fair Santori Library
Sep 10 Sep 10 Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Sep 10 Sep 11 Fiestas Patrias RiverEdge Park
Sep 11 Sep 11 Scouts Flea Market Kendall County Fairgrounds
Sep 12 Sep 12 Panel Discussion: “Human Trafficking: Global Problem, Local Impact” Aurora University's Crimi Auditorium
Sep 14 Sep 14 Film: “Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion” Aurora University's Perry Theatre
Sep 15 Sep 15 Faculty Recital featuring Ric Larsen, Guitar Aurora University's Schingoethe Center
Sep 15 Sep 15 Sign Language Interpreted Archery Class Belle Vue Park
Sep 16 Sep 17 Moonlight Tours at Farnsworth Farnsworth House
Sep 17 Sep 18 Big Rock Plowing Match Plowman’s Park
Sep 18 Sep 18 STARLAB Launch at SciTech SciTech Hands On Museum
Sep 21 Sep 21 Faculty Speaker Series: Reflections of the Holocaust Aurora University's Perry Theatre
Sep 22 Sep 22 Sign Language Interpreted Archery Class Belle Vue Park
Sep 23 Sep 23 Lecture: What's Physics Got To Do With Sports? Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Sep 23 Sep 25 12th Annual Plano Oktoberfest Downtown Plano - Under the Big Top
Sep 24 Sep 24 Super SciTech Saturday - Spaced Out SciTech Hands On Museum
Sep 24 Sep 24 Doug Church - The Voice of Elvis Sandwich Opera House
Sep 24 Sep 25 Northern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days Silver Springs State Fish & Wildlife Area
Sep 25 Sep 25 Free Airplane Rides!!! Aurora Municipal Airport
Sep 25 Sep 25 Batavia House Walk Batavia
Sep 29 Sep 3 The Man With the Plastic Sandwich Riverfront Playhouse
Sep 29 Sep 29 Mom and Son Wagon Rides West Main Community Park
Sep 29 Sep 29 Fall Festival of Crafts Sandwich Fairgrounds, Downtown Sandwich and Indian Springs Shopping Center
Oct 1 Oct 1 Yorkville Fall Fest and Pumpkin Pull Riverfront Park
Oct 1 Oct 1 Monroe Crossing Sandwich Opera House
Oct 1 Oct 1 Barn Dance at Blackberry Farm Blackberry Farm
Oct 2 Oct 2 Harvest of the Acorn Moon Oakhurst Forest Preserve
Oct 4 Oct 4 “Sustaining Tradition” - Black Ash Basketry Aurora University's Schingoethe Center
Oct 7 Oct 7 Aurora's First Friday Artwalk Downtown Aurora
Oct 7 Oct 7 Lecture: Playing with Food: Three Decades of Science in the Kitchen Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Oct 7 Oct 8 Batavia Oktoberfest Downtown Batavia
Oct 8 Oct 8 Big Tree Tour at Bliss Woods Bliss Woods Forest Preserve
Oct 8 Oct 8 Cock-A-Doodle Brew Fest Parking lot behind Hollywood Casino Aurora
Oct 8 Oct 8 Fall Fest at Hoover Forest Preserve Hoover Forest Preserve
Oct 9 Oct 9 Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show Sandwich Fairgrounds
Oct 9 Oct 9 Scouts Flea Market Kendall County Fairgrounds
Oct 12 Oct 12 Big Tree Tour at Hannaford Woods Hannaford Woods Forest Preserve
Oct 14 Oct 15 Moonlight Tours at Farnsworth Farnsworth House
Oct 15 Oct 15 Haunted Quarry at the Beach Hall Quarry Beach
Oct 18 Oct 18 Lecture: “Pausing to Reflect on the 21st Century” Aurora University's Crimi Auditorium in the Insitite for Collaboration
Oct 21 Oct 21 Halloween Egg Hunt Yorkville Town Square
Oct 21 Oct 23 Over the River and Thru the Woods Indian Valley Theatre at Sandwich Opera House
Oct 21 Oct 30 Death Comes to the Tanner House William Tanner House
Oct 22 Oct 22 Haunted Quarry at the Beach Hall Quarry Beach
Oct 22 Oct 22 Big Tree Tour at Glenwood Park Glenwood Park Forest Preserve
Oct 23 Oct 23 Free Airplane Rides!!! Aurora Municipal Airport
Oct 26 Oct 26 Fall Choral Concert Aurora University's Crimi Auditorium
Oct 29 Oct 29 Haunted Quarry at the Beach Hall Quarry Beach
Oct 29 Oct 29 Spider Walk at Bliss Woods Bliss Woods Forest Preserve
Oct 29 Oct 29 Super SciTech Saturday - Atomic Autumn SciTech Hands On Museum
Oct 29 Oct 29 Las Migas: Flamenco / Music from Spain Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Nov 2 Nov 2 Jigsaw Jones / The Case of the Class Clown Paramount Theatre
Nov 3 Nov 3 Koktor Kaboom Paramount Theatre
Nov 4 Nov 4 Aurora's First Friday Artwalk Downtown Aurora
Nov 4 Nov 4 Ballet Folklorico Quetzal Coatl 2016 Paramount Theatre
Nov 5 Nov 5 Engelbert Humperdinck Paramount Theatre
Nov 5 Nov 5 The Neverly Brothers Sandwich Opera House
Nov 6 Nov 6 Under The Streetlamp Paramount Theatre
Nov 12 Nov 12 Billy Gardell Paramount Theatre
Nov 12 Nov 12 SPHERUS - Cirque Performance at Fermilab Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Nov 12 Nov 13 Christmas in the Country Sandwich Schools
Nov 13 Nov 13 Garrison Keillor Paramount Theatre
Nov 18 Nov 18 Physics SLAM V! Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Nov 19 Nov 19 The Giving Tree Band Sandwich Opera House
Nov 19 Nov 20 Holiday Celebration and Winter Wonderland Festival Riverfront Park
Nov 23 Jan 8 The Little Mermaid: Live Broadway Production Paramount Theatre
Nov 25 Dec 26 Festival of Lights (10th Anniversary) Phillips Park
Nov 26 Nov 26 Super SciTech Saturday - The Power of Food SciTech Hands On Museum
Nov 27 Nov 27 Celebration of Lights Batavia Riverwalk
Dec 2 Dec 2 Paramount Art Gallery Exhibit Opening Paramount Art Gallery Exhibit Opening Paramount Theatre Grand Gallery
Dec 2 Dec 2 Aurora's First Friday Artwalk Downtown Aurora
Dec 2 Dec 23 The Second City's Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue Paramount Theatre
Dec 3 Dec 3 Danú A Christmas Gathering - Féile Na Nollag Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium
Dec 3 Dec 3 A Sandwich Christmas Sandwich Veterans Park
Dec 3 Dec 4 Holiday Lane Craft Show and Festival of Trees Timber Creek Inn & Suites - Worldhotels
Dec 4 Dec 4 Montgomery Tree Lighting Ceremony Montgomery Village Hall
Dec 11 Dec 30 Tanner House Holidays William Tanner House


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