Loading Events
June 25 - July 2, 2017

Events List Navigation

01 Jun 2017

The temperatures are heating up, and so is the entertainment, with the return of the Summer Concert Series at Roosevelt Collection Shops. Beginning on Thursday, June 1st, and continuing through August 31st, a variety of solo artists, duets, and bands will be performing every Thursday evening from 6:30 to 8 pm on the Plaza. The concerts are free and family friendly. There will also be an Arts & Crafts tent with several projects for kids, and a chance to win…

More
22 Jun 2017

A 4-day immersive celebration of writer/director John Hughes’ 1980’s teen films, SIXTEEN CANDLES, THE BREAKFAST CLUB, PRETTY IN PINK, FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF, SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL, and WEIRD SCIENCE.

$350
More
22 Jun 2017

“Why did you become a high school teacher?” This question, posed by a journalism class to the faculty of a typical American high school, sets the scene for “The Faculty Lounge,” a hilarious and touching play by Kentucky playwright Teri Foltz. Foltz, herself a former secondary school teacher, takes audiences into the private inner sanctum of a high school faculty lounge where teachers relax, vent their frustrations and share their hopes, both for themselves and for their students. In a…

More
24 Jun 2017

Join North Shore Art League at this fun event, with over 70 artists, food and lots of fun!

More
25 Jun 2017

From classic rock to orchestral works, the Music by the Lake series on weekends offers outdoor entertainment overlooking beautiful Geneva Lake. Bring your own picnic or purchase food at the College Inn. All performances occur rain or shine at the Ferro Pavilion overlooking Geneva Lake on the George Williams College Campus.

More
25 Jun 2017

Visit Smart Love Preschool’s booth at the Logan Square Farmers Market on Sunday, June 25th, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Stop by for children’s activities and learn about our new location opening in Logan Square this September, meet our preschool director, chat with members of the preschool parent community, and enter our raffle for a chance to win a free class. Find more information at: www.smartlovefamily.org

More
26 Jun 2017

Donica Lynn announces the fifth annual benefit concert Today’s a Good Day—Walk With Me at 8:00pm on Monday, June 26, 2017 at The Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N. Southport Ave. All proceeds from tickets sales, donations, and raffle will be donated equally to the American Cancer Society and the American Brain Tumor Association. The benefit features three-time cancer survivor Donica Lynn, Doug Pawlik,Dave Budrys, Billy Dawson, Aaron Benham, Kael Mboya, Michael Lockett, Kimberly Lawson, Curtis Fondren, Aaron Mitchell Reese, Taylor Iman Carter, Robin da Silva and Donica’s children Aerial Dwyer,…

More
26 Jun 2017

Join us for relaxed French conversation, facilitated by native or fluent speakers. Listening in French is encouraged; all levels are welcome. Pour yourself a glass of wine, tap a beer or choose a fresh-brewed coffee. A large array of cheeses, cold cuts, prepared meals, salads, baked goods, etc., is available for purchase. For more information: AFnorthshore.org and meetup.com/afnorthshore. 7 PM, Monday, the café at Heinen’s Grocery Store, 1020 Waukegan Road, Glenview, free.

More
27 Jun 2017

Nothing better prepares a child to be a responsible adolescent, teenager and adult than having and caring for a pet. In that spirit Wags on Willow, the North Shore’s award-winning grooming and pet boutique, is hosting a series of Pet Care for Kids sessions in June, July and August dedicated to ways kids can take care of the family dog. “Summer is when pets and children interact more than almost any other time of year,” said Wag’s owner Mary Bowler,…

More
27 Jun 2017

It’s time to splash into summer with style and savings! In honor of National Sunglasses Day, on June 27, Lumen Optical will offer 30% off all sunglass styles. From Tuesday, June 27 through Tuesday July 4, stop by any of the Lumen Optical locations (Bucktown, Evanston, Mount Prospect, Kildeer) to stock up on your favorite frames. UV rays are at their strongest during the summer months, so don’t forget to protect your eyes and snag some designer frames while doing…

More
28 Jun 2017

Metropolis School of the Performing Arts’ Outreach and Clearbook present “Clearbrook on Cue’s” Whose Play Is It Anyway? at Metropolis June 28, 2017. Metropolis Performing Arts Centre and Clearbrook are once again collaborating to make the arts accessible to all members of our community. For the sixth year in a row, “Clearbrook on Cue” will be presenting a play adapted by its members for the enjoyment of all. It’s time to pick a play to work on…but everyone’s dreaming up…

More
28 Jun 2017

HIGHWOOD IS HEATING UP: INFERNO FEST IS BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28th FROM 4:30-9:30 PM, EVERTS PARK Highlights include assorted spicy food creations and Inferno Fest Eating Contest HIGHWOOD, IL (JUNE 28, 2017) – Celebrate Highwood is fired up to announce the return of Inferno Fest on Wednesday, June 28th, from 4:30-9:30pm in Everts Park (130 Highwood Avenue). Back by popular demand, Inferno Fest will test the taste buds of the most fearless food enthusiasts with the hottest and spiciest foods and…

More
28 Jun 2017

It’s our 2nd annual Business Connections event with the Highland Park Chamber of Commerce! There was terrific energy and business generation last year – join us! Wednesday, June 28 5:00-7:30 pm Highland Park Country Club 1201 Park Avenue West, HP Chamber Members host a table-top exhibit and maximize exposure for your business — for only $100! What a wonderful way to strengthen and build business relationships, showcase your products or services, and expand your professional network. Hold a raffle. Share…

More
29 Jun 2017

Drina Nikola is a city of Evanston Community Business Academy graduate, and a recipient of one of the Academy’s awards. She is also the recipient of Northshore Women’s Council of Relator’s 2016 Entrepreneur of the year award. Drina is the founder of DWELLING Spaces + Places, a Senior Move Management Business. Drina took advantage of all that Evanston Community Business Academy had to offer and has been embraced by the City and its residents. DWELLING Spaces + Places is celebrating…

More
01 Jul 2017

The magnificent Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, Illinois sets the stage for the 7th annual Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival. Come see the exceptional work of 95 juried artists in a pristine setting overlooking a lake, spectacular gardens and 385 acres of nature’s glorious majesty. What’s unique and different about this show is that all of the artwork embodies a botanic theme, use or material. The festival opens on Friday, June 30th from 4 to 8 pm for a “Members…

More
01 Jul 2017

It’s always time for celebration in Fox Lake, and even more so in the summer! On July 1, 2017 the Village of Fox Lake and the Fox Lake Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry invites the greater community (and beyond) to their annual Celebrate Fox Lake Festival, along with a ribbon cutting to unveil the new and improved Lakefront Park! The city will begin celebrating with a parade at 2 p.m. beginning at Grant High School (285 E. Grand Ave.).…

More
01 Jul 2017

When was the last time you received a massage, manicure and facial,all on the same day? Come get pampered for a purpose! The Pampering Suite is a monthly wellness event for woman where partners like Benefit Cosmetics, Mario Tricoci, OrangeTheory Fitness and many more join us to pamper you and encourage woman to make themselves a first priority every 1st day of the month. Get Raffle tickets when you bring Pampers (and baby items) to support The Grant A Wish…

More
+ Export Week's Events