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Check out what's happening in the Aurora Area! Signature events like the Broadway Series at Paramount Theatre and summer concerts at RiverEdge Park attract visitors from all over the country. Venues throughout the region pack the calendar with great options for family fun, vibrant nightlife, and outdoor adventure. All that's missing from these events is you! 


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Wednesdays at the Plaza Wednesdays at the Plaza
Jun 14-Aug 16
Bring the family and enjoy a nice summer evening b...View Details
How to Train Your Dragon How to Train Your Dragon
Jul 24-Jul 24
Norse teenager Hiccup grew up fearing dragons and ...View Details
Shakespeare in the Courtyard Shakespeare in the Courtyard
Jul 25-Jul 25
Midsummer Theatre Troupe presents As You Like It. ...View Details
River Rhapsody Concert Series River Rhapsody Concert Series
Jul 26-Jul 26
A musical tribute to the Rat-Pack and Swing era, B...View Details
Wednesday Morning Movie Series: Rock Dog Wednesday Morning Movie Series: Rock Dog
Jul 26-Jul 26
Make sure to come early to meet some of your favor...View Details
Aurora American Legion Band @ McCullough Park Aurora American Legion Band @ McCullough Park
Jul 27-Jul 27
Grab your blanket, lawn chairs and a picnic basket...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Jul 27-Jul 27
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Kids’ Summer Luau Meet & Greet @ the Mall Kids’ Summer Luau Meet & Greet @ the Mall
Jul 27-Jul 27
Let summertime fun begin at Fox Valley Mall! Fox V...View Details
Jazz Trials - One Year Anniversary Jazz Trials - One Year Anniversary
Jul 27-Jul 27
Over 50 different jazz musicians from three differ...View Details
Sugar Grove Corn Boil Sugar Grove Corn Boil
Jul 27-Jul 30
Join Sugar Grove for the 50th anniversary of thei...View Details
Alabama @ RiverEdge Park Alabama @ RiverEdge Park
Jul 28-Jul 28
Those good ol’ country boys from ALABAMA are comin...View Details
Live Art Series: William Shakespeare (Abridged) Live Art Series: William Shakespeare (Abridged)
Jul 28-Jul 28
The Live Art Series Presents: The Complete Works O...View Details
Jared Rabin @ the Roundhouse Jared Rabin @ the Roundhouse
Jul 28-Jul 28
Jared Rabin is a multi-instrumentalist, singer/son...View Details
Rebel Soul Revival Rebel Soul Revival
Jul 28-Jul 28
Rebel Soul Revival navigates through classic south...View Details
Layers - Inaugural Art Opening @ Endiro Coffee Layers - Inaugural Art Opening @ Endiro Coffee
Jul 28-Jul 28
Endiro Coffee’s Brick Gallery in Downtown Aurora i...View Details
25th Annual State Championship Chili Cook-Off 25th Annual State Championship Chili Cook-Off
Jul 29-Jul 29
Come taste the best chili in the State of Illinois...View Details
Super SciTech Saturday - Solar Summer Super SciTech Saturday - Solar Summer
Jul 29-Jul 29
Creation Stations open for everyone to learn how A...View Details
Beers, Bands & Barns Craft Beer & Music Festival Beers, Bands & Barns Craft Beer & Music Festival
Jul 29-Jul 29
Join the Dickson-Murst Farm Partners and The Conse...View Details
Aurora Armed Forces Day Car Show Aurora Armed Forces Day Car Show
Jul 29-Jul 29
The Armed Forces Car Show is new this year. The ev...View Details
The Lowest Pair The Lowest Pair
Jul 29-Jul 29
The Lowest Pair features the duel banjo picking of...View Details
Old Shoe @ the Roundhouse Old Shoe @ the Roundhouse
Jul 29-Jul 29
Old Shoe is a five-piece Roots Rock n’ Roll/Folk R...View Details
Minion Glow Party at Aurora Skate Center Minion Glow Party at Aurora Skate Center
Jul 29-Jul 29
Hosted by DJ Suavesmooth with special guest Carl t...View Details
Culture Stock's Harry Potter Festival Culture Stock's Harry Potter Festival
Jul 30-Jul 30
Update: Tickets are sold out. Tickets are required...View Details
Harry Potter - The First Four Years Harry Potter - The First Four Years
Jul 30-Jul 30
Spend Sunday, July 30, at the Paramount Theatre as...View Details
SciTech Fantastical Astronomy Fair SciTech Fantastical Astronomy Fair
Jul 30-Jul 30
The tickets for Aurora's Harry Potter Festival wer...View Details
Almost Famous Almost Famous
Jul 31-Jul 31
Aspiring rock journalist William Miller is given a...View Details
Cruise Night Cruise Night
Aug 2-Aug 2
Come out and take a walk down Memory Lane as you v...View Details
River Rhapsody Concert Series River Rhapsody Concert Series
Aug 2-Aug 2
This band features four experienced musicians who ...View Details
Wednesday Morning Movie Series: Surprise Movie Wednesday Morning Movie Series: Surprise Movie
Aug 2-Aug 2
Make sure to come early to meet some of your favor...View Details
Live and Uncorked @ Blackberry Farm Live and Uncorked @ Blackberry Farm
Aug 3-Aug 3
Bring a blanket, picnic basket and your favorite c...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Aug 3-Aug 3
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Party by the Pond w/True Company Party by the Pond w/True Company
Aug 3-Aug 3
Enjoy free live music, family friendly activities ...View Details
Kendall County Fair Kendall County Fair
Aug 3-Aug 6
The Kendall County Fair is a fantastic fair full o...View Details
First Fridays Aurora First Fridays Aurora
Aug 4-Aug 4
Enjoy a party on the street! Stolp Avenue will be ...View Details
American English @ RiverEdge Park American English @ RiverEdge Park
Aug 4-Aug 4
Head out to Aurora with some friends, grab somethi...View Details
Dove and the Wolf / Harpooner Dove and the Wolf / Harpooner
Aug 4-Aug 4
The Dove & the Wolf are led by Paloma Gil and Loui...View Details
Lights & Sirens Procession Lights & Sirens Procession
Aug 4-Aug 4
The 20th annual Chicagoland Emergency Vehicle Show...View Details
Moonlight Tour of Farnsworth House Moonlight Tour of Farnsworth House
Aug 4-Aug 5
Discover Mies van der Rohe’s celebrated Farnsworth...View Details
North Aurora Days North Aurora Days
Aug 4-Aug 6
Enjoy amusements, rides, games, food vendors, beer...View Details
Run for the Riverfront 5K/10K Run for the Riverfront 5K/10K
Aug 5-Aug 5
Start the day with fun for the whole family! Run o...View Details
Noah Gabriel @ the Law Office Noah Gabriel @ the Law Office
Aug 5-Aug 5
In a world of cover bands and pop music, Noah Gabr...View Details
The Secret Garden The Secret Garden
Aug 7-Aug 7
After her parents die in an earthquake in India, t...View Details
Wednesday Morning Movie Series: Surprise Movie Wednesday Morning Movie Series: Surprise Movie
Aug 9-Aug 9
Make sure to come early to meet some of your favor...View Details
River Rhapsody Concert Series - Red Woody River Rhapsody Concert Series - Red Woody
Aug 9-Aug 9
Red Woody's philosophy - there are great songs fro...View Details
Rhythm on the Riverfront Summer Concert Series Rhythm on the Riverfront Summer Concert Series
Aug 10-Aug 10
Enjoy a free live, evening concert while relaxing ...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Aug 10-Aug 10
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Aurora Museums After Dark Aurora Museums After Dark
Aug 10-Aug 10
Take advantage of the long days and visit your Aur...View Details
Kids’ Star Wars Meet & Greet @ the Mall Kids’ Star Wars Meet & Greet @ the Mall
Aug 10-Aug 10
Let summertime fun begin at Fox Valley Mall! Fox V...View Details
 Jason Derulo @ RiverEdge Park Jason Derulo @ RiverEdge Park
Aug 11-Aug 11
He’s sold over 50 million singles, racked up 3 bil...View Details
Hinckley Outdoor Movie Night: Lego Batman Hinckley Outdoor Movie Night: Lego Batman
Aug 11-Aug 11
Outdoor Movie Night features Lego Batman Movie. Sh...View Details
Desperate Bastards Band Desperate Bastards Band
Aug 11-Aug 11
Desperate Bastards Band is a new rock, blues, jam ...View Details
Rock the Quarry Rock the Quarry
Aug 11-Aug 11
Kick off the last weekend of the Quarry season wit...View Details
Batavia's Second Fridays Batavia's Second Fridays
Aug 11-Aug 11
Second Fridays are an interactive and vibrant expe...View Details
Fermi Photo Club Show Fermi Photo Club Show
Aug 11-Aug 11
As part of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory’s...View Details
Montgomery Fest Montgomery Fest
Aug 11-Aug 13
Each summer, Montgomery Fest brings together neigh...View Details
Movie in the Park @ Phillips Sled Hill Movie in the Park @ Phillips Sled Hill
Aug 12-Aug 12
Families looking for fun and free entertainment th...View Details
ClusterPluck ClusterPluck
Aug 12-Aug 12
Americana's wild child ClusterPluck mixes bluegras...View Details
LelandFest LelandFest
Aug 12-Aug 12
Join us on August 12th at Lelandfest! A Blues and ...View Details
Lightfest 2017 Lightfest 2017
Aug 13-Aug 13
Lightfest is a festival of fellowship, family, foo...View Details
Southern Uprising Tour @ RiverEdge Park Southern Uprising Tour @ RiverEdge Park
Aug 17-Aug 17
When it comes to Southern rock, it doesn’t get any...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Aug 17-Aug 17
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Party by the Pond w/ Alex Hoffer Party by the Pond w/ Alex Hoffer
Aug 17-Aug 17
Enjoy free live music, family friendly activities ...View Details
Sandwich Lions Club Cruise Night Sandwich Lions Club Cruise Night
Aug 18-Aug 18
Cruise historic downtown Sandwich. Music provided ...View Details
Tim Allen @ the Paramount Tim Allen @ the Paramount
Aug 18-Aug 18
Most recently seen in ABC’s hit sitcom “Last Man S...View Details
Smallville Superfest Smallville Superfest
Aug 18-Aug 20
Plano will be celebrating in super-style. This fam...View Details
American Buffalo American Buffalo
Aug 18-Sep 23
In a Chicago junk shop, three small-time crooks pl...View Details
Bug Fest Bug Fest
Aug 19-Aug 19
Insects and the fascinating world of bugs will tak...View Details
Bollywood (Hindi) Movie in the Park Bollywood (Hindi) Movie in the Park
Aug 19-Aug 19
Families looking for fun and free entertainment th...View Details
Funktional Family Funktional Family
Aug 19-Aug 19
Funktional Family is a funky blues rock band from ...View Details
Day at the Farm Day at the Farm
Aug 20-Aug 20
Visitors to Day at the Farm will see how the oats ...View Details
Historic LaSalle Street 9th Annual Auto Show Historic LaSalle Street 9th Annual Auto Show
Aug 20-Aug 20
Historic LaSalle Street (Aurora) comes alive with ...View Details
KISS @ RiverEdge Park KISS @ RiverEdge Park
Aug 20-Aug 20
As America’s #1 Gold Record Award winning group of...View Details
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Aug 21-Aug 21
Troublemaker Randle McMurphy finds himself locked ...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Aug 24-Aug 24
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Happy Together Tour Happy Together Tour
Aug 25-Aug 25
They performed some of the most incredible songs o...View Details
Get the LED Out @ RiverEdge Get the LED Out @ RiverEdge
Aug 25-Aug 25
Since 2015, Get the Led Out has been rocking audie...View Details
CRISP @ the Law Office CRISP @ the Law Office
Aug 25-Aug 25
CRISP is an eclectic seven piece fusion band forme...View Details
Alley Art Festival Alley Art Festival
Aug 26-Aug 26
Alley Art Festival is a unique, fun-filled afterno...View Details
Super SciTech Saturday - Magnificent Moons Super SciTech Saturday - Magnificent Moons
Aug 26-Aug 26
Creation Stations open for everyone to learn how A...View Details
Big Jaw / Sankofa @ the Law Office Big Jaw / Sankofa @ the Law Office
Aug 26-Aug 26
The James Gang sharing a Coke and two straws with ...View Details
Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show
Aug 27-Aug 27
Share in the thrill of the hunt and the satisfacti...View Details
Free Airplane Rides! Free Airplane Rides!
Aug 27-Aug 27
Kids 8-17 yrs. can take a free Young Eagles flight...View Details
Paa Kow @ the Law Office Paa Kow @ the Law Office
Aug 29-Aug 29
Growing up in the small village of Enyan Denkyira ...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Aug 31-Aug 31
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Party by the Pond w/ Creeky Timbers Party by the Pond w/ Creeky Timbers
Aug 31-Aug 31
Enjoy free live music, family friendly activities ...View Details
Roots Aurora Roots Aurora
Sep 1-Sep 1
Roots Aurora is a multicultural festival that was ...View Details
First Fridays Aurora & Stolp Island Block Party First Fridays Aurora & Stolp Island Block Party
Sep 1-Sep 1
Free, live music at First Fridays' summer concert ...View Details
Quiet Hollers @ the Law Office Quiet Hollers @ the Law Office
Sep 1-Sep 1
Louisville band Quiet Hollers' shape-shifting pala...View Details
Moonlight Tour of Farnsworth House Moonlight Tour of Farnsworth House
Sep 1-Sep 2
Discover Mies van der Rohe’s celebrated Farnsworth...View Details
Yorkville Hometown Days Festival Yorkville Hometown Days Festival
Sep 1-Sep 3
The Yorkville Hometown Days Festival is a family o...View Details
Christopher Gold & The New Old Things Christopher Gold & The New Old Things
Sep 2-Sep 2
Kentucky born Songwriter Christopher Gold has been...View Details
Taste of Batavia Block Party Taste of Batavia Block Party
Sep 3-Sep 3
Celebrate Labor Day weekend as Batavia MainStreet ...View Details
Sandwich Fair Sandwich Fair
Sep 6-Sep 10
The Sandwich Fair (DeKalb County Fair) is the olde...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Sep 7-Sep 7
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Oblio & Arrow @ the Law Office Oblio & Arrow @ the Law Office
Sep 8-Sep 8
Oblio & Arrow often gives a nod towards pop music ...View Details
Batavia's Second Fridays Batavia's Second Fridays
Sep 8-Sep 8
Second Fridays are an interactive and vibrant expe...View Details
Water Street Studios 8th Anniversary Show Water Street Studios 8th Anniversary Show
Sep 8-Sep 8
Water Street Studios 8th Anniversary Show...View Details
Chi-Town West RC Heli Fun Fly Chi-Town West RC Heli Fun Fly
Sep 9-Sep 9
The public is welcome to this Chicago Remote Contr...View Details
Mike Merryfield & Friends - Stand-up Comedy Showcase Mike Merryfield & Friends - Stand-up Comedy Showcase
Sep 9-Sep 9
Mike Merryfield is coming to the Law Office Pub & ...View Details
Andy Grammer Andy Grammer
Sep 9-Sep 9
A Concert Supporting ANSWERS4SUDC (Sudden Unexplai...View Details
Million Dollar Quartet - Live at the Paramount Million Dollar Quartet - Live at the Paramount
Sep 13-Oct 29
There was no plan for Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, ...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Sep 14-Sep 14
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Party by the Pond w/ Falling Objects Party by the Pond w/ Falling Objects
Sep 14-Sep 14
Enjoy free live music, family friendly activities ...View Details
Enrico Fermi: Architect of the Atomic Age Enrico Fermi: Architect of the Atomic Age
Sep 15-Sep 15
Join Fermilab's Art & Lecture Series event titled ...View Details
Bugaboo Children's Consignment Sale Bugaboo Children's Consignment Sale
Sep 15-Sep 16
This semi-annual children's consignment sale draws...View Details
Big Rock Plowing Match Big Rock Plowing Match
Sep 16-Sep 17
A step back in time: plowing competition, horse sh...View Details
Pumpkin Daze at Abbey Farms Pumpkin Daze at Abbey Farms
Sep 16-Oct 31
Celebrate Fall at Abbey Farms Pumpkin Daze! This o...View Details
Fiestas Patrias Fiestas Patrias
Sep 17-Sep 17
Celebrate the sound, culture and taste of Mexico a...View Details
Yorkville Big Band Yorkville Big Band
Sep 17-Sep 17
This full 21-piece big band has been entertaining ...View Details
Two Brothers' Oktoberfest Two Brothers' Oktoberfest
Sep 17-Sep 17
Celebrate Oktoberfest with Two Brothers Brewing Co...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Sep 21-Sep 21
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Party by the Pond w/ Tank & the Beez Party by the Pond w/ Tank & the Beez
Sep 21-Sep 21
Enjoy free live music, family friendly activities ...View Details
13th Annual Plano Oktoberfest 13th Annual Plano Oktoberfest
Sep 22-Sep 24
Plano Oktoberfest is a traditional Oktoberfest jus...View Details
Fermilab's Anniversary Open House Fermilab's Anniversary Open House
Sep 23-Sep 23
Take behind-the-scene tours of the major research ...View Details
Lyon Farm Fall Festival Weekend Lyon Farm Fall Festival Weekend
Sep 23-Sep 24
Enjoy old-fashioned family fun at Lyon Farm’s annu...View Details
Northern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days Northern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days
Sep 23-Sep 24
This family-friendly event will feature main stage...View Details
Free Airplane Rides! Free Airplane Rides!
Sep 24-Sep 24
Kids 8-17 yrs. can take a free Young Eagles flight...View Details
Sabrina (1954) Sabrina (1954)
Sep 25-Sep 25
Seemingly unnoticed by the wealthy man she loves, ...View Details
Taste of Sandwich / Lions Cruise Night Taste of Sandwich / Lions Cruise Night
Sep 27-Sep 27
“Taste of Sandwich" or "Sandwich Sampler” Visi...View Details
Fall Festival of Crafts Fall Festival of Crafts
Sep 28-Sep 28
The oldest and largest craft fair in Illinois! Hun...View Details
Mom and Son Wagon Rides Mom and Son Wagon Rides
Sep 28-Sep 28
Enjoy a special night with your son at West Main C...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Sep 28-Sep 28
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
World Guitar Tour World Guitar Tour
Sep 30-Sep 30
Two World Music instrumental virtuosos join togeth...View Details
Greta Garbo - by Jillann Gabriella Greta Garbo - by Jillann Gabriella
Sep 30-Sep 30
Jillann Gabrielle will perform an original one-wom...View Details
Taxi Driver (1976) Taxi Driver (1976)
Oct 2-Oct 2
Travis Bickle works day and night as a taxi driver...View Details
Cemetery Walk Cemetery Walk
Oct 4-Oct 4
Guests will be led through the cemetery in small g...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Oct 5-Oct 5
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Mom and Son Wagon Rides Mom and Son Wagon Rides
Oct 5-Oct 5
Enjoy a special night with your son at West Main C...View Details
Party by the Pond w/ Industrial Drive Party by the Pond w/ Industrial Drive
Oct 5-Oct 5
Enjoy free live music, family friendly activities ...View Details
First Fridays Aurora First Fridays Aurora
Oct 6-Oct 6
Enjoy a night of art, fun, music, dance, and commu...View Details
Batavia Oktoberfest Batavia Oktoberfest
Oct 6-Oct 7
Join Batavia MainStreet as they present a traditio...View Details
Moonlight Tour of Farnsworth House Moonlight Tour of Farnsworth House
Oct 6-Oct 7
Discover Mies van der Rohe’s celebrated Farnsworth...View Details
Pumpkin Weekend at Blackberry Farm Pumpkin Weekend at Blackberry Farm
Oct 7-Oct 8
Pumpkin Weekends bring the spectacular fall season...View Details
 
Cock-A-Doodle Brew Fest
Oct 8-Oct 8
A one-of-a-kind festival celebrating craft beer, w...View Details
Scout Flea Market Scout Flea Market
Oct 8-Oct 8
Scout Flea Market is a good old-fashioned flea mar...View Details
Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show
Oct 8-Oct 8
Share in the thrill of the hunt and the satisfacti...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Oct 12-Oct 12
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
The Drowning Girls The Drowning Girls
Oct 13-Nov 18
Bessie, Alice, and Margaret have two things in com...View Details
Science of Sound Comedy Show Science of Sound Comedy Show
Oct 14-Oct 14
Master of the Unusual Michel Lauziere has tickled ...View Details
Octo Street Fest Octo Street Fest
Oct 14-Oct 14
A brand new festival in downtown Aurora. Octo Stre...View Details
Pumpkin Weekend at Blackberry Farm Pumpkin Weekend at Blackberry Farm
Oct 14-Oct 15
Pumpkin Weekends bring the spectacular fall season...View Details
Yorkville Big Band Yorkville Big Band
Oct 15-Oct 15
This full 21-piece big band has been entertaining ...View Details
The Nightmare Before Christmas The Nightmare Before Christmas
Oct 16-Oct 16
Halloween Town’s Pumpkin King, Jack Skellington, i...View Details
Still Not Friday Comedy Still Not Friday Comedy
Oct 19-Oct 19
The best and brightest rising stars of the legenda...View Details
Pumpkin Weekend at Blackberry Farm Pumpkin Weekend at Blackberry Farm
Oct 21-Oct 22
Pumpkin Weekends bring the spectacular fall season...View Details
Halloween at Lyon Farm Halloween at Lyon Farm
Oct 22-Oct 22
Kids enjoy Halloween Fun at the historic Lyon Farm...View Details
Free Airplane Rides! Free Airplane Rides!
Oct 22-Oct 22
Kids 8-17 yrs. can take a free Young Eagles flight...View Details




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