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Aurora Area Events Calendar

#EnjoyAurora with signature events like the Broadway Series at Paramount Theatre and summer concerts at RiverEdge Park that 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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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...
Aurora Cup 2020 Table Tennis Tournament
17
Jan
Vaughan Athletic Center
Jan 17, 2020 - Jan 19, 2020
12:00 PM
Watch some of the most intense and skilled table tennis players from around the world compete in one...
Trio Gaspard
19
Jan
Fermilab
Jan 19, 2020
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Making their US Tour debut, this piano trio (violin, cello & piano) is winners of three major intern...
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, ...
Makerspace Days
20
Jan
Red Oak Nature Center
Jan 20, 2020
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Do you like to craft, design, or make inventions? Come over to Red Oak for our special crafting days...
2020 MLK Day Aurora
20
Jan
Waubonsie Valley High School
Jan 20, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The City of Aurora honors the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. annually on his obs...
Celebrating Arts and Ideas Film Series:
22
Jan
Aurora University's Crimi Auditorium & Perry Theatre
Jan 22, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
This Celebrating Arts and Ideas event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. ...
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...
The Roundhouse Bands - Leroy Winn Power Trio
24
Jan
The Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jan 24, 2020
9:00 PM
Fri Jan 24th Leroy Winn Power Trio 9pm, no cover! Catch the LEROY WINN POWER TRIO performing popular...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
24
Jan
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jan 24, 2020 - Jan 25, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
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...
Max Benson @ The Law Office
25
Jan
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Jan 25, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The notoriously dynamic Max Benson returns to The Law Office joined by special guests Jake Stringer ...
The Roundhouse Bands - Empty Can Band
25
Jan
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jan 25, 2020
9:00 PM
The Empty Can Band is an electric blues and classic rock band that has a crowd-pleasing repertoire d...
Fox Valley Frozen Frenzy
25
Jan
Civic Center Park
Jan 25, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Fox Valley Metro Disc Golf Club is proud to host a disc golf tournament to benefit the Kendall ...
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 ...
2020 Bridal Expo
26
Jan
Whitetail Ridge Golf Club
Jan 26, 2020
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Featuring over 30+ vendors, raffles, prizes, and a chance to win tropical vacation airfare, perfect ...
Architea: Inspired By Midcentury Modern Women Designers
26
Jan
Farnsworth House
Jan 26, 2020
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Women designers were responsible for much of the world’s mid-century furniture, textiles, and design...
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, ...
PechaKucha Night in Batavia
30
Jan
Shannon Hall
Jan 30, 2020
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
PechaKucha means “chit-chat” in Japanese. PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you...
DIY Paint Class
30
Jan
Dusty Road Merchants
Jan 30, 2020
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Our next Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint class will be January 30th. 6pm to 9pm. Please arrive early...
Elvis Thru The Years: A Tribute to Elvis Presley
31
Jan
The Venue Aurora
Jan 31, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Chicago's very own Jason Stone is bringing his Elvis Presley Tribute Show To The Venue for an Amazin...
Big Lagniappe @ The Law Office
31
Jan
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Jan 31, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The Big Lagniappe is a band from Joliet Illinois. The project is many years in the making. The band ...
The Roundhouse Bands - The Belvederes
31
Jan
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jan 31, 2020
9:00 PM
Raised on a healthy diet of Garage Rock, Power-Pop, Roots, Red-Hot Rockabilly, Honky-Tonk and Soul –...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
31
Jan
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Jan 31, 2020 - Feb 1, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
JDR and the Broadcast
1
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 1, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
JDR and The Broadcast is a Midwestern rock n' roll band from Aurora, Illinois. Formed in 2014, the g...
Eugene Houston & the Tone Chapel
1
Feb
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Feb 1, 2020
9:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Blues, roots, and soul music by Eugene Houston and the Tone Chapel at Yorkville's Law Office Pub & M...
Surly Brewing Beer Pairing Dinner
5
Feb
Rivers Edge Bar & Grill
Feb 5, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Come one, come all... gather up for our next beer pairing dinner with Surly Brewing! $70 includes ta...
The ArtBar: The Robot Show
7
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 7, 2020
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...
Mays Mayhew: Twice - Drawings of Doubles for the New Decade
7
Feb
Gary Brown Art
Feb 7, 2020
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Gary Brown Gallery is proud to host a unique exhibition by Mays Mayhew that explore the hero’s journ...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
7
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 7, 2020 - Feb 8, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
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
Roots, Rock, Reggae!!! Come and Join us for a Special Tribute to the Master of Reggae Music - Rober...
Fermilab Family Open House
9
Feb
Fermilab
Feb 9, 2020
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Learn about the world of science and the excitement of Fermilab physics! Enjoy tours, explore hands...
Architea: Midcentury Food + Flowers
9
Feb
Farnsworth House
Feb 9, 2020
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Learn to entertain like it’s 1952! Join RJA Design for a floral demonstration and learn styles of th...
Album Covers Series: Sticky Fingers
9
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 9, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Next up on our agenda - the amazing album "Sticky Fingers" from the Rolling Stones. Legendary tal...
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...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
14
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 14, 2020 - Feb 15, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
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, ...
Chicago Brass Quintet
16
Feb
Fermilab
Feb 16, 2020
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
As Chicago’s original brass quintet, these five virtuosi possess the technical and musical mastery n...
Pip The Pansy & Pelafina
16
Feb
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Feb 16, 2020
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Pip the Pansy (formerly known as Wrenn) is the freshest new wellspring of color, fashion, and sound ...
Makerspace Days
17
Feb
Red Oak Nature Center
Feb 17, 2020
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Do you like to craft, design, or make inventions? Come over to Red Oak for our special crafting days...
An Evening with The Flat Five
21
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 21, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
The Flat Five is a Chicago-based pop vocal super-group — Kelly Hogan, Nora O’Connor, Scott Ligon, Ca...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
21
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 21, 2020 - Feb 22, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Guy King
22
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 22, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Born and raised in a small rural town in Israel, Guy first arrived in the US, on tour at the age of ...
Discovering Antarctica: Heroic Tales
22
Feb
Fermilab
Feb 22, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
"Aidan Dooley gives a compelling solo performance in this ripping good yarn about real-life adventur...
Intro to Lighting & Portraiture
22
Feb
PROCAM Chicago
Feb 22, 2020 - Feb 23, 2020
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Understand, control and create powerful images by using the main tool in photography: light. This tw...
4th Point / Seventh Sons Band
28
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 28, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
With honest lyrics and heartfelt performances, 4th Point is a Chicago-area, high-energy band made up...
Studying the Beginning of the Universe from the Bottom of the World
28
Feb
Fermilab
Feb 28, 2020
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Dr. Bradford Benson is senior member of the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics (KICP) and an A...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
28
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 28, 2020 - Feb 29, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
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...
Joanna Connor / Ivy Ford
29
Feb
The Venue Aurora
Feb 29, 2020
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
No doubt you’ve seen it by now: That viral video of a woman onstage in a bright purple dress, playin...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
6
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 6, 2020 - Mar 7, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Goitse from Ireland
7
Mar
Fermilab
Mar 7, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
“Music that’s brimming with energy and creative zeal.” – Irish Music Magazine The popular and mul...
Fabrics: The New Software
13
Mar
Fermilab
Mar 13, 2020
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Our clothes help define us, yet the fabrics we wear haven’t evolved much over much of human history....
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
13
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 13, 2020 - Mar 14, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
20
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 20, 2020 - Mar 21, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Red Oak Maple Fest
21
Mar
Red Oak Nature Center
Mar 21, 2020
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Join our annual tradition of turning Maple sap into Maple Syrup. After a short presentation, head ou...
Batavia Restaurant Madness
22
Mar
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Mar 22, 2020 - Mar 26, 2020
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Have you been to every restaurant in Batavia? Batavia Restaurant Madness Week is your opportunity to...
Salute to Roy Orbison: Rick Lindy and The Wild Ones
27
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 27, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Rick Lindy's Black and White Night show pays tribute to one of the great songwriter/performers of al...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
27
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 27, 2020 - Mar 28, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Way Down Wanderers
28
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 28, 2020
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Often referred to by fans as one of the hardest-working, hardest-touring bands on the circuit today,...
Frisson Ensemble
29
Mar
Fermilab
Mar 29, 2020
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
From New York City, the ensemble features the best and brightest of classical music’s rising stars d...
An Evening with Killer Queen @ Paramount Theatre
3
Apr
Paramount Theatre
Apr 3, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
The Premier Tribute to Queen featuring Patrick Myers as Freddie Mercury. With more than 25 years per...
Antimatter with Dr. Gerald Gabrielse
3
Apr
Fermilab
Apr 3, 2020
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Professor Gabrielse’s group probes the predictions, symmetries and proposed extensions to the standa...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
3
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 3, 2020 - Apr 4, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Frank Caliendo @ Paramount Theatre
4
Apr
Paramount Theatre
Apr 4, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Comedian, actor and impressionist Frank Caliendo has been making people laugh his entire life. He is...
Straight No Chaser
5
Apr
Paramount Theatre
Apr 5, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Be there when Straight No Chaser performs the ultimate bar song playlist, live at Paramount Theatre,...
Flashlight Egg Hunt
9
Apr
Wormley Heritage Park
Apr 9, 2020
7:30 PM - 8:15 PM
Bring your flashlights and join us for this nighttime hunt for eggs. You’ll also have the chance to ...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
10
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 10, 2020 - Apr 11, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
STOMP! The International Sensation
10
Apr
Paramount Theatre
Apr 10, 2020 - Apr 12, 2020
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Feel the power and energy of STOMP at Aurora's Paramount Theatre. In 1994, STOMP exploded onto t...
Jay Leno @ Paramount Theatre
17
Apr
Paramount Theatre
Apr 17, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
He’s back! The one and only Jay Leno is coming for another hilarious night of stand-up comedy as onl...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
17
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 17, 2020 - Apr 18, 2020
7:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Take a tour of our new state-of-the-art distillery and the historical Two Brothers Roundhouse! Ou...
Earth Day Kite Fly
18
Apr
Prairie Point Park
Apr 18, 2020
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Get ready for Earth Day and Celebrate National Kite Month with us! This free event is fun for all ag...
Complete History of Comedy (Abridged)
18
Apr
Fermilab
Apr 18, 2020
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
“Breathlessly irreverent and pun-filled romp.” - The Washington Post. They’ve skewered history, th...





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