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Disney's Beauty and the Beast @ Paramount Theatre
13
Nov
Paramount Theatre
Nov 13, 2019 - Jan 19, 2020
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Be our guest this holiday season, as we step inside this classic storybook fairytale and discover th...
Christmas at Abbey Farms
23
Nov
Abbey Farms
Nov 23, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
12:00 PM
Join in the tradition of hunting for your very own Abbey-Farms-grown Christmas tree or select a fres...
Holiday Lights at Mooseheart
23
Nov
Mooseheart Child City
Nov 23, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Holiday Lights at Mooseheart is one of Chicagoland’s largest light displays! The lighted route is ap...
The Second City's Holiday Revue @ Paramount Theatre
29
Nov
Paramount Theatre
Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Chicago’s notorious improv troupe is back to make you laugh through the holidays! It’s the most depr...
Festival of Lights @ Phillips Park
29
Nov
Phillips Park
Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 26, 2019
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
One of the largest free outdoor drive-through holiday light displays in Northern Illinois, the Auror...
Oswego Christmas Walk
6
Dec
Downtown Oswego
Dec 6, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The 2019 Oswego Christmas Walk, presented by Allied First Bank, will be held from 5 to 8:30 p.m. on ...
First Fridays Cocoa Crawl
6
Dec
Downtown Aurora
Dec 6, 2019
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Celebrate the holidays at the 2nd annual First Fridays Cocoa Crawl! Keep warm with delicious hot cho...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm - Special Needs Night
6
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 6, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
First Friday Salsa Fusion Dance Party
6
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 6, 2019
6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Celebrate First Friday with a fusion of two (no, three!) great Downtown Aurora experiences! The Venu...
Jingle & Mingle
6
Dec
Branch Gardens
Dec 6, 2019
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Branch Gardens, 77 S. Lake St., along with Vizo Arts, will host “Jingle-n-Mingle” with artwork from ...
The ArtBar: The Punk Show
6
Dec
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Dec 6, 2019
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
ArtBar is an art collective based out of Aurora, IL that curates and exhibits a monthly themed pop-u...
Yetee Station Phase One
6
Dec
Yetee Station
Dec 6, 2019
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Stop by downtown Aurora's brand new arcade on #FirstFridaysAurora where $10 gets you access to over ...
Architecture of Asana: Winter
7
Dec
Farnsworth House
Dec 7, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Join us for this restorative yoga program! Discover peace and serenity in the holiday season by join...
Bonnie Koloc with Don Stille
7
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 7, 2019
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Along with John Prine and Steve Goodman, Bonnie Koloc was a luminary figure in the nascent Chicago f...
Downtown Oswego Cookie Walk
7
Dec
Downtown Oswego
Dec 7, 2019
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The annual Cookie Walk, brought to you by the Oswego Downtown Association, will be held from 10 a.m....
Santa on Broadway
7
Dec
The Cotton Seed Creative Exchange
Dec 7, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Santa is stopping by shops along Broadway in downtown Aurora this December as Santa on Broadway retu...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
7
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
Hossmas 2019
7
Dec
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 8, 2019
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
HOSS is back to kickoff the Holiday season on Saturday 12/7 @ Two Brothers Roundhouse with our 17th ...
Mod & Merry: A Farnsworth House Holiday
7
Dec
Farnsworth House
Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
This season, take a step back in time to a mid-century winter with guest designer Craig Bergmann, wh...
Album Cover Series: Made in Aurora Vol 2
8
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 8, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Get swept away by the Fox Valley musicians that made "Made in Aurora, Vol 2". The holiday-themed sho...
Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials
8
Dec
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Dec 8, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials have been standing tall for more than 30 years. The band’s big sound, ...
Kendall County Historical Society - Christmas On The Farm
8
Dec
Lyon Farm
Dec 8, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Christmas On The Farm - December 8th & 15th. Times are from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission: $4....
Classic Movie Monday: The Santa Clause
9
Dec
Taco Tuesday
10
Dec
Gillerson's Grubbery
Dec 10, 2019
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Every Tuesday, Gillerson's Grubbery features $1.50 carnitas or chorizo tacos that can be made Mexica...
Beer & Pie Pairing Event
10
Dec
Flight Tasting Room & Bottle Shoppe
Dec 10, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
In our opinion, pie is the perfect dessert. Paired with the right beer? C'mon. Join us for an evenin...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
12
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 12, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
Holiday Express
12
Dec
South Point
Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019
12:00 PM
Book your Magical Journey! Put on your pajamas, don your warmest apparel, and we will stamp your tic...
Oswego Holiday Express
12
Dec
South Point
Dec 12, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Book your Magical Journey! Put on your pajamas, don your warm-est apparel, and we will stamp your ti...
The Steepwater Band @ The Law Office
13
Dec
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Dec 13, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
"If the old saying about talent equaling success were true, then The Steepwater Band would already b...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
13
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 13, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
A Christmas Carol
13
Dec
Riverfront Playhouse
Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
For the 25th consecutive year, The Riverfront Playhouse will present their own original version of A...
A Very Scary Axe-mas
13
Dec
Basement of the Dead
Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Basement of the Dead, one of Chicagoland's top haunted houses, returns for holiday themed scares on ...
Winterfest Art Market
13
Dec
Water Street Studios
Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
The Winterfest Art Market is a three-day art & fine craft sale in collaboration with Water Street St...
Chicago Loud 9 @ The Venue
14
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 14, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Conceived for what was supposed to be a one-off show at House of Blues Chicago, Chicago Loud 9 mater...
Santa on Broadway
14
Dec
Aurora Regional Fire Museum
Dec 14, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Santa is stopping by shops along Broadway in downtown Aurora this December as Santa on Broadway retu...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
14
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
Fox Valley Jazz Big Band and the Holidays
15
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 15, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
This fun seasonal concert will feature the music of Stan Kenton and USAF Airmen of Note arranger Mik...
Classic Movie Monday: White Christmas (1954)
16
Dec
Paramount Theatre
Dec 16, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Two former soldiers make it as a successful song-and-dance team. When they find their old beloved ge...
Taco Tuesday
17
Dec
Gillerson's Grubbery
Dec 17, 2019
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Every Tuesday, Gillerson's Grubbery features $1.50 carnitas or chorizo tacos that can be made Mexica...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
19
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 19, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
Chanson du Chat
20
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 20, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Chanson du Chat is a gypsy jazz style trio/quartet/quintet led by guitarist John Papadolias. Steeped...
Cash Box Kings
21
Dec
The Venue Aurora
Dec 21, 2019
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Jumping Chicago Blues to warm up your holiday season! The Cash Box Kings are bona fide blues roya...
Santa on Broadway
21
Dec
La Quinta de los Reyes
Dec 21, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Santa is stopping by shops along Broadway in downtown Aurora this December as Santa on Broadway retu...
A Very Scary Axe-mas
21
Dec
Basement of the Dead
Dec 21, 2019
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Basement of the Dead, one of Chicagoland's top haunted houses, returns for holiday themed scares! Ti...
Rebel Soul Revival w/ Evan Stock Band
21
Dec
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Dec 21, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Rebel Soul Revival can't wait to make our return to The Law Office this December for a proper holida...
Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
21
Dec
Blackberry Farm
Dec 21, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackbe...
Classic Movie Monday: Polar Express
23
Dec
Paramount Theatre
Dec 23, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
A young boy doubting the existence of Santa is taken on a magical ride on The Polar Express. He’s wh...
Kwanzaa Celebration
27
Dec
Prisco Community Center
Dec 27, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
African American Men of Unity presents its 19th annual Kwanzaa Celebration on Friday, December 27th ...
Classic Movie Monday: Honey, I Shrunk The Kids
30
Dec
Paramount Theatre
Dec 30, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The most astonishing, innovative, backyard adventure of all time! Buy tickets at the door for $1 ...
Happy Noon Year
31
Dec
Boulder Point
Dec 31, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ring in the NOON year with this family friendly event where kids of all ages can enjoy New Year’s Ev...
New Year's Eve Double Whammy!
31
Dec
Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant
Dec 31, 2019 - Jan 1, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Join the biggest party in Aurora and ring in the new DECADE with three great bands! Live entertainme...
Ultimate Relaxation Weekend Reading Retreat
3
Jan
The Homestead 1854
Jan 3, 2020 - Jan 5, 2020
12:00 PM
Many of us don’t get around to reading as much as we would like to. The concept is simple; a weeken...
Classic Movie Monday: Aladdin (1992)
6
Jan
Paramount Theatre
Jan 6, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Imagine if you had three wishes, three hopes, three dreams, and they all could come true. Enjoy the ...
January Mindful Monday Series
6
Jan
The Homestead 1854
Jan 6, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for our first 2020 Mindful Monday 4-week series led by The Homestead 1854 Owner/Co-Founder, ...
Songwriters Showcase
9
Jan
The Venue Aurora
Jan 9, 2020
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
What drives a songwriter to write? Is it always a twisted and tormented soul that wrenches a song fr...
Relax & Renew Yoga Retreat
10
Jan
The Homestead 1854
Jan 10, 2020 - Jan 12, 2020
12:00 PM
Treat your mind and body to an exclusive yoga weekend. Led by The Homestead 1854 Owner/Co-Founder, M...
Album Covers Series: Tribute to Rumors
12
Jan
The Venue Aurora
Jan 12, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Next up on our agenda - the amazing album "Rumours" from Fleetwood Mac. Legendary talent Scott Ti...
Classic Movie Monday: Cinderella (1950)
13
Jan
Paramount Theatre
Jan 13, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A dream comes true in this Disney animated classic. Enjoy the original Cinderella at Paramount Theat...
January Mindful Monday Series
13
Jan
The Homestead 1854
Jan 13, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for our first 2020 Mindful Monday 4-week series led by The Homestead 1854 Owner/Co-Founder, ...
Zazz Jazz Combo
17
Jan
The Venue Aurora
Jan 17, 2020
12:00 PM
ZAZZ, an alternative jazz quintet performing live in the suburban Chicago area, delights audiences w...
The Wayouts
18
Jan
The Venue Aurora
Jan 18, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
All veterans of the Chicago music scene, The Wayouts' members have diverse musical resumes including...
January Mindful Monday Series
20
Jan
The Homestead 1854
Jan 20, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for our first 2020 Mindful Monday 4-week series led by The Homestead 1854 Owner/Co-Founder, ...
The Claudettes @ The Venue
24
Jan
The Venue Aurora
Jan 24, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The Claudettes fuse Chicago piano blues with the full-throttle energy of rockabilly and punk and the...
Terry Fator @ Paramount Theatre
25
Jan
Paramount Theatre
Jan 25, 2020
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Ventriloquist, impressionist, comedian and singer. This quadruple threat is The Voice of Entertainme...
Romeo & Juliet by National Ballet Theatre of Odessa
26
Jan
Paramount Theatre
Jan 26, 2020
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
William Shakespeare’s most popular play, a tragic tale of two star-crossed lovers, told through the ...
January Mindful Monday Series
27
Jan
The Homestead 1854
Jan 27, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Join us for our first 2020 Mindful Monday 4-week series led by The Homestead 1854 Owner/Co-Founder, ...
Ultimate Relaxation Weekend Reading Retreat
7
Feb
The Homestead 1854
Feb 7, 2020 - Feb 9, 2020
12:00 PM
Many of us don’t get around to reading as much as we would like to. The concept is simple; a weeken...
Dabylon @ The Venue Aurora
8
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 8, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Dabylon aims to create an atmosphere where reggae, rock, hip hop, dancehall and funk music is discov...
The Secret of My Success @ Paramount Theatre
12
Feb
Paramount Theatre
Feb 12, 2020 - Mar 29, 2020
12:00 PM
This World Premiere musical follows an ambitious midwesterner trying to make it in the big city, sec...
Deacon Blues: The All-Star Tribute to Steely Dan
15
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 15, 2020
12:00 PM
Deacon Blues was born in the twelfth year of the 21st century. Eleven stellar musicians, composers, ...
Leap Year Yoga Retreat
28
Feb
The Homestead 1854
Feb 28, 2020 - Mar 1, 2020
12:00 PM
Treat your mind and body to an exclusive yoga weekend. Led by The Homestead 1854 Owner/Co-Founder, M...





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