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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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February 15: One Year Later
7
Feb
David L. Pierce Art & History Center
Feb 7, 2020 - Feb 29, 2020
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
A commemoration of the tragedy on February 15, 2019, at the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora. The exhi...
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...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
20
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 20, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Cabin Fever Pop-up
22
Feb
Hearth & Hammer General
Feb 22, 2020
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Need an excuse to leave the house? This is it. Get out, gather 'round, and stay a while. Shop vintag...
Build It Yourself Workshop
22
Feb
A Lady and Her Tools
Feb 22, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Growing Place is excited to be partnering with A Lady & Her Tools and Forever After Finds of Osw...
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...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
27
Feb
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Feb 27, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Proxima Parada @ The Law Office
29
Feb
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Feb 29, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Próxima Parada blends soulful melody and hard-hitting rhythm into a sound distinctly their own, groo...
Mexico in Chicago
1
Mar
Altiro
Mar 1, 2020
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Mexico in Chicago is BACK & ready to bring authentic artisanal food, mezcal (cocktails and sipping),...
Aurora State of the City Address
3
Mar
Fox Valley Mall
Mar 3, 2020
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
As a teenager, Mayor Richard C. Irvin worked as Sbarro Pizzeria at Fox Valley Mall and spent many ho...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
5
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 5, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Lil' Ed and the Blues Imperials
7
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 7, 2020
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
In Chicago, a city overflowing with unrivaled blues talent, world-renowned Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imper...
Album Covers Series: Tribute to Pearl
8
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 8, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Next up on our agenda - a classic, soaring album "PEARL" by legendary Janis Joplin. The talented ...
Acoustic Bluegrass Invite Night wsg Tiny Country Duo
11
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 11, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Please join us for our monthly Bluegrass Jam! Hosted by Bradley Utterback and his house band, this i...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
12
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 12, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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....
March Exhibitions at Water Street Studios
13
Mar
Water Street Studios
Mar 13, 2020
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Water Street Studios’ new exhibitions opening on Friday, March 13th at 6pm features a wide variety o...
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...
Yorkville St. Patricks Day Celebration 2020
14
Mar
Southbank Original Barbecue
Mar 14, 2020
9:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Yorkville is hosting its 4th Annual St Patrick’s Day Celebration with a parade, 5K and live entertai...
St. Pats Party Rollicking Irish Fun!
14
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 14, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Get into the Irish spirit and celebrate St. Pat’s with the Empty O’Can Band. Hear all your favorite ...
Fox Valley Jazz Big Band: East Coast Meets West Coast
15
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 15, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
The Venue is excited to present... The Fox Valley Jazz Big Band! Historical band music from the "Vil...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
19
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 19, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Heavy Metal Horns
21
Mar
The Venue Aurora
Mar 21, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
“This is not – I repeat – not heavy metal music. Heavy Metal Horns are, however, heavy on funk and s...
WVHS Band Booster Craft Fair and Vendor Showcase
21
Mar
Waubonsie Valley High School
Mar 21, 2020
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
A craft fair to benefit the Waubonsie Valley High School Band will be held Saturday, March 21 from 9...
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...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
26
Mar
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Mar 26, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
2
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 2, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Chicago Rhythm and Blues Kings
4
Apr
The Venue Aurora
Apr 4, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Since March of 1993, the Chicago Rhythm and Blues Kings have been blasting out their own soul-steepe...
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 ...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
9
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 9, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
Still Not Friday Comedy @ Two Brothers Roundhouse
16
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 16, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is a free stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers R...
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...
The Small Glories
19
Apr
The Venue Aurora
Apr 19, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Roots powerhouse duo The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a musical tour-de-force partnersh...
WDCB Jazz Night: Chris Greene Quartet
24
Apr
Water Street Studios
Apr 24, 2020
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Soothe into the sweet sounds of the Chris Green Quartet this April at Water Street Studios in downto...
The Nightburners
24
Apr
The Venue Aurora
Apr 24, 2020
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Kevin Purcell grew up steeped in Chicago blues and inspired by Southern rock. Years of playing have ...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
24
Apr
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Apr 24, 2020 - Apr 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...
Saw Wee Kee Spring Trail Run
25
Apr
Saw Wee Kee Park
Apr 25, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Start your Spring with a unique, bib-timed trail run through the wilderness. It’s easy on the eyes a...
KASHMIR Led Zeppelin Tribute
25
Apr
The Venue Aurora
Apr 25, 2020
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
KASHMIR is a very entertaining show bringing only the best of LED ZEPPELIN to their fans. KASHMIR se...
Kinky Boots @ Paramount Theatre
29
Apr
Paramount Theatre
Apr 29, 2020 - Jun 14, 2020
12:00 PM
A REGIONAL PREMIERE! This flashy, sassy, sexy story of big heels invading a small town shook Broadwa...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
1
May
Two Brothers Roundhouse
May 1, 2020 - May 2, 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...
Blooze Brothers @ The Venue
2
May
The Venue Aurora
May 2, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
For over a quarter of a century (yes, really), the Blooze Brothers has been one of Chicagoland’s mos...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
8
May
Two Brothers Roundhouse
May 8, 2020 - May 9, 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...
Micky Dolenz Band
9
May
Fermilab
May 9, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
It wasn’t a daydream, and you can believe it. International superstar Micky Dolenz, best known as a ...
Heartsfield @ The Venue
9
May
The Venue Aurora
May 9, 2020
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
For five decades, Heartsfield has been playing and recording some of the best Americana-based Southe...
Missy & Heine Andersen
10
May
The Venue Aurora
May 10, 2020
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Missy began fronting bands in her early teens, playing local venues which quickly lead to doing stud...
Mama's Last Hug: Animal & Human Emotions
15
May
Fermilab
May 15, 2020
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
When Mama, the alpha female of a famous chimpanzee colony on a forested island at Burgers’ Zoo, the ...
Two Brothers Artisan Spirits Tours
15
May
Two Brothers Roundhouse
May 15, 2020 - May 16, 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...
M & R Rush
16
May
The Venue Aurora
May 16, 2020
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
M&R Rush had its beginnings in the early 70's, when a group of five high school friends from Chicago...





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