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Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 1, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sycamore Speedway 2018 Races

Saturday, September 1, 2018
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL   APRIL Sat. 21 Practice for all …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 1, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 1, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 2, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 2, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, September 4, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Ellwood House Local Lore Series 2018

Thursday, September 6, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April 5 - 12pm: Restoring the People's House (Illinois Executive Mansion) - Speaker: Justin Blandford - Ellwood House Visitors Center May 3 - 12pm: Beyond Grandma's Attic: The Making of the …

Sycamore Speedway 2018 Races

Friday, September 7, 2018
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL   APRIL Sat. 21 Practice for all …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 7, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 8, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sycamore Speedway 2018 Races

Saturday, September 8, 2018
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL   APRIL Sat. 21 Practice for all …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 8, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 8, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 9, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 9, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 14, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Sycamore Speedway 2018 Races

Saturday, September 15, 2018
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL   APRIL Sat. 21 Practice for all …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sandwich Summer Days

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Join in on these special event days in Sandwich for an outdoor music street festival live concert event! Live music concert line up with outdoor stage Beer Tent Raffles 50/50 Drawings $5 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 15, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Medieval Meals

Saturday, September 15, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Take a glimpse into history and enjoy some savory fare as Chef Michael Niksic presents “Medieval Meals”. This program will also feature from his collection one of the largest detailed castles in …

Ellwood Explorers: Block Fest

Saturday, September 15, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Explore the many possibilities of block building in this fun event for children ages 8 months to 8 years. This hands-on program promotes early math and science skills. Perhaps we'll even find a …

Guided Walking Tour – Downtown Sycamore

Saturday, September 15, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Meet at 308 W. State Street, City Center Time: 1:00 p.m. Cost: $5 Per Person Catch up on what has changed and discuss what used to be where. This tour highlights the architecture and …

Mighty Makers: High Flying Kite Competition

Saturday, September 15, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Inspired by DeKalb’s Kite Fest? Join us to design and build your own kite! We’ll talk briefly about what makes a good kite, then spend most of our time designing and building. To test the kites, …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 15, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Hearty & Healthy Polish Cooking

Saturday, September 15, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spend an hour learning the many truths about healthier eating habits. Learn which cookware is preferred and which is harmful. This is an information filled sprint through the kitchen. Sample …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU Vs. Central Michigan

Saturday, September 15, 2018
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs.Central Michigan at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Family Weekend Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies! For tickets, call 815-753-PACK. Ticketing Information

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sunday Artist Market at Blumen Gardens

Sunday, September 16, 2018
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shop and support local talented artist and craftspeople as they display and sell their eclectic roster of distinctive goods, paintings, drawings, handcrafted products, and photography of all kinds …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 16, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Tuesday Movie: “Jurassic World, Fallen Kingdom” (2018)

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Newly released on DVD, tonight we will be showing Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018). Three years after the destruction of the Jurassic World theme park, Owen Grady (Chris Pratt) and Claire …

NIU Men’s Soccer vs. UIC

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies Men's Soccer team against UIC! For tickets and info, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Starting The Conversation: How to Talk To Your Kids About LGBTQ+ Issues

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
A guided discussion for parents and caregivers to learn how to navigate conversations about LGBTQ+ news, people and creating welcoming homes and communities for your children and their …

National Issues Forum: Immigration In America

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
For centuries, a steady influx of people from other countries has helped make the United States a nation comprised of immigrants. Today, many people are asking questions about the country’s …

The 39 Steps

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - Sunday, September 30, 2018
The Stage Coach Players presents The 39 Steps. More details to come. Website: http://stagecoachers.com/ Location: 126 South 5th Street, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: (815) 758-1940

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 21, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Women’s Soccer vs. Buffalo

Friday, September 21, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Cheer on the NIU Huskies Women's Soccer team to a win over Buffalo! For info and tickets, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

The High Kings Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, September 21, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Multiplatinum artists The High Kings make their debut at the Egyptian Theatre. The true heirs of Ireland’s folk heritage, The High Kings are internationally acclaimed singers of Irish folk songs. A …

Auditions For A Christmas Chaos

Saturday, September 22, 2018 - Monday, September 24, 2018
Gadzooks! The Royal Shakespeare Company has not yet arrived to perform A Christmas Carol, so an intrepid band of hapless actors must put together their own production in seven hours. Humor erupts as …

Wine On The Terrace at The Ellwood House

Saturday, September 22, 2018
The Ellwood House in DeKalb provides an elegant setting for an evening of wines, appetizers and music. Tickets may be purchased online at ellwoodhouse.org, by phone at 815-756-4609, or in person at …

Sycamore Speedway 2018 Races

Saturday, September 22, 2018
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL   APRIL Sat. 21 Practice for all …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Coming to Genoa's Farmers Market makes shopping a pleasure rather than a chore. The farmers market is a community hub—a place to meet up with your friends, bring your children, or just get a taste of …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 22, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 22, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Sweet Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, September 22, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Legendary rock band The Sweet shot to the top of the charts in the 1970s with such hits as Ballroom Blitz, Fox on the Run, Love is Like Oxygen, Little Willy, Hellraiser, Teenage Rampage, Blockbuster …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 23, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Corn Classic Race – 10K

Sunday, September 23, 2018
8:15 am - 12:00 pm
run/walk Join us for the 38th Annual DeKalb Corn Classic. While the name is the same, runners will have a whole new race experience! Beginning and ending in Downtown DeKalb, the route will take …

Taste of DeKalb

Sunday, September 23, 2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club is proud to announce they will be organizing this year's "Taste of DeKalb." This food, beverage, and entertainment event will directly follow the Corn Classic 10K …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 23, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Women’s Soccer vs. Akron

Sunday, September 23, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies Women's Soccer team vs. Akron! For tickets and information, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

Tuesday Movie: “Blade Runner” (2017)

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Are you an android? Do you dream of electric sheep? Tonight we will be showing Blade Runner 2049 (2017). Officer K (Ryan Gosling), a new blade runner for the Los Angeles Police Department, …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Sandwich Festival of Crafts

Thursday, September 27, 2018
The oldest and largest craft fair in Illinois! Three locations throughout Sandwich! Hundreds of vendors! Always held the 4th Thursday of September.   Visit sandwich-il.org or call (815) …

NIU Volleyball vs. Western Michigan

Thursday, September 27, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come out and cheer on the NIU volleyball team against Western Michigan! For more info, please visit https://niuhuskies.com/

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 28, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Cruise Night in Downtown Sandwich

Friday, September 28, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
More Information to come Downtown Sandwich Hosted by Sandwich Lions Club

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sycamore Speedway 2018 Races

Saturday, September 29, 2018
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL   APRIL Sat. 21 Practice for all …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 29, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Malta Garland Festival

Saturday, September 29, 2018
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Come join this fun street festival for all ages! Food & Drinks Local Musicians Art & Craft Vendors Activities & Crafts For Kids 203 E. Adams Street, Malta, IL

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 29, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Fairy Tales For Adults

Saturday, September 29, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Ron Allison returns with another installment of Fairy Tales for Adults! This time, he will be discussing a Russian tale, The Firebird and the Princess Vasilisa, and Grimms’ The Mermaid of the Mill …

Sandi Patty Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, September 29, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
As one of the most highly acclaimed performers of our time with five Grammy awards, four Billboard Music Awards, three platinum records, five gold records, and eleven million units sold, Sandi Patty …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 30, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 30, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Plain White T’s Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Sunday, September 30, 2018
7:00 pm
B95 FM welcomes Plain White T’s! Composed of Tom Higgenson, Tim Lopez, Dave Trio, De’Mar Hamilton and Mike Retondo, Plain White T's kicked off their vibrant career in the Chicago suburbs in 1997, …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Ellwood House Local Lore Series 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April 5 - 12pm: Restoring the People's House (Illinois Executive Mansion) - Speaker: Justin Blandford - Ellwood House Visitors Center May 3 - 12pm: Beyond Grandma's Attic: The Making of the …

NIU Women’s Soccer vs. Ball State

Thursday, October 4, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Come out and cheer on our NIU Huskies against Ball State! For more information, please visit niuhuskies.com

Green Lens Film Series: Chasing Coral

Thursday, October 4, 2018
7:00 pm
Film is FREE and open to the public at the Egyptian Theatre. Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 5, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 6, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 6, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

DeKalb Downtown Walking Tour: Part 2

Saturday, October 6, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join local historian Steve Bigolin for a new downtown walking tour. This tour will cover Lincoln Highway from Fourth through Seventh Streets. Find out where “Rat Row” was located, what the DeKalb …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 6, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 7, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

NIU Homecoming 2018 – Mission of Tradition

Sunday, October 7, 2018 - Saturday, October 13, 2018
October 7th - 13th. Be sure to check out the powder puff tournament, Yell Like Hell and of course, Huskie Football! Go to niu.edu to see all Homecoming events!

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 7, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: 3D Design a Jack O’ Lantern

Monday, October 8, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Just in time for Halloween! We’ll learn how to use TinkerCAD to customize a 3D designed pumpkin that we’ll print out for you after the class! We’ll include a flicking tea light to give your Jack o’ …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Green Lens Film Series: RBG

Thursday, October 11, 2018
7:00 pm
Film is FREE and open to the public at the Egyptian Theatre At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 12, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Women’s Soccer vs. Eastern Michigan

Friday, October 12, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies Women's Soccer Team against Eastern Michigan! For information, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

NIU Volleyball vs. Akron

Friday, October 12, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come out and cheer on our NIU Huskies against Akron! For more info, please visit https://niuhuskies.com/

Egyptian Theatre 35MM Showing: Animal House

Friday, October 12, 2018
7:00 pm
SHOWING IN 35MM!!! Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of this comedy classic. When they arrive at college, socially inept freshmen Larry (Thomas Hulce) and Kent (Stephen Furst) attempt to pledge the …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Somonauk Hometown Harvest

Saturday, October 13, 2018
face painting, fire truck rides, truck/tractor rides, pumpkin decorating, blood drive much more. More information to come. Click HERE for more information

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Holiday Open House at Sweet Earth

Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
You're invited to our Holiday Open House, Saturday, October 13th! FREE gift with a $10 purchase. Plus enter for a chance to WIN a Large Wooden Light Box Pumpkin or a Deluxe 8 piece E Cloth Home …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 13, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Huskies Football Game – Homecoming: NIU vs. Ohio

Saturday, October 13, 2018
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Ohio at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL 112th Homecoming! Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies! Ticketing Information

Demo and Skate with Dan Mancina

Saturday, October 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Blind skateboarder and motivational speaker Dan Mancina (@danthemancina) will be coming to Fargo for Disability Awareness Month! Due to a degenerative condition (retinitis pigmentosa), Dan …

NIU Men’s Soccer vs. Bowling Green

Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Cheer on the NIU Men's Soccer team vs. Bowling Green! For info and tickets, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Romantic Legends

Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:30 pm
The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra is proud to present its first concert of its 42nd season, “Romantic Legends,” on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 7:30 pm, in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall inside …

NIU Volleyball vs. Buffalo

Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Come on out and support the NIU Volleyball team! For more info, please visit niuhuskies.com!

The Stranger: A Tribute to Billy Joel live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
With over 150 million records sold worldwide in a career spanning nearly 50 years, singer, songwriter, composer & performer BILLY JOEL is one of the world's most beloved musical artists of the past …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 14, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, October 14, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market for shopping quality antiques and collectibles, crafts, and garden items held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2018 season …

37th Annual Cortland Parade & Festival: Children are the Future

Sunday, October 14, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mark your calendar for Sunday, October 14th! The 37th Annual Cortland Parade and Festival will kick off at 1:00 p.m. and will feature members of local bands, scout troops, clubs and other …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 14, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Women’s Soccer vs. Central Michigan

Sunday, October 14, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Cheer on the NIU Women's Soccer team to a win over Central Michigan! For more info, please visit niuhuskies.com

CROP Hunger Walk DeKalb 2018

Sunday, October 14, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CROP Hunger Walks are community-wide events sponsored by Church World Service and organized by local congregations or groups to raise funds to end hunger at home and around the world. 25% of the …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: Laser Cut a Halloween Sign

Monday, October 15, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn how to laser cut your very own Halloween sign for FREE! During the class, you will learn how to create a vector file in Inkscape that will be used to laser cut your sign. Class size is …

Movie Showing: Black Panther at the DeKalb Public Library

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
6:30 pm
Join us for another MARVELous adventure! We will be showing Black Panther (2018), the story of a lesser-known superhero. After the death of his father, T’Challa returns home to the African nation …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

NIU Men’s Soccer vs. Drake

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Huskies Men's Soccer team vs. Drake! For tickets and info, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 19, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Egyptian Theatre Flashlight Tour

Friday, October 19, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join Egyptian Theatre staff as they provide a tour of the historic Egyptian Theatre using just your flashlights.  Guests will be treated to a behind the scenes backstage tour which will highlight the …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Sandwich Summer Days

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Join in on these special event days in Sandwich for an outdoor music street festival live concert event! Live music concert line up with outdoor stage Beer Tent Raffles 50/50 Drawings $5 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 20, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 20, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Men’s Soccer vs. Akron

Saturday, October 20, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies vs. Akron! For tickets and info, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

Catapult Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, October 20, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
An America’s Got Talent finalist from Season 8, Catapult is a magical production that features incredible dancers who work behind a screen to create shadow silhouettes of shapes from the world around …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 21, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 21, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: 3D Design a Jack O’ Lantern

Monday, October 22, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Just in time for Halloween! We’ll learn how to use TinkerCAD to customize a 3D designed pumpkin that we’ll print out for you after the class! We’ll include a flicking tea light to give your Jack o’ …

Frankenstein’s Legacy: The Past, Present and Future of Anatomy and Synthetic Biology

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Learn about body stealing, cadaver labs, synthetic biology and more at our October STEM Cafe. In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelly's Frankenstein, NIU STEAM is thrilled to present a night …

Movie Showing: Dunkirk at the DeKalb Public Library

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
6:30 pm
We will be showing Dunkirk (2017), an award-winning World War II film. In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Jekyll & Hyde The Musical

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - Sunday, November 4, 2018
The epic struggle between good and evil comes to life on stage in the musical phenomenon, Jekyll & Hyde. An evocative tale of two men - one, a doctor, passionate and romantic; the other, a terrifying …

Sycamore Pumpkin Festival

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - Sunday, October 28, 2018
2018 is the 57th Annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival.   What started out as an idea by Wally Thurow in 1956 to offer something creative for the students of Sycamore, has grown from a neighborhood …

2nd Annual Bologna Days

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join the FUN! For the second year, the cities of Sandwich and Plano will celebrate the fictional town of Bologna (located between the two towns) on National Bologna Day. Come on out and enjoy the …

Downtown Sycamore Trick-or-Treating

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Downtown Sycamore Trick-or-Treating from 4:30-6:00pm. www.discoversycamore.com

Sycamore Library’s Pumpkin Celebration

Thursday, October 25, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
FREE! This can't miss annual Pumpkin Fest event is great for families...Bring your little ones to the Sycamore Library for games, food, and fun! For more information visit …

The Life of JFK

Thursday, October 25, 2018
7:00 pm
October 25, 1959 then Senator John F. Kennedy gave a speech here at the Egyptian Theatre in front of a packed house. A recording of this very speech has been found and will be played on the …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 26, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, October 26, 2018
8:00 pm
Featuring the live shadow cast of "Irrational Masters". The Rocky Horror Picture Show is an outrageous assemblage of the most stereotyped science fiction movies, Marvel comics, Frankie …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 27, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Autumn Craft & Treasures Market

Saturday, October 27, 2018 - Sunday, October 28, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The 46th annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market, sponsored by the Sycamore Music Boosters, is part of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival weekend October 27 & 28th, 2018. This event will be held at the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 27, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

STEM Fest

Saturday, October 27, 2018
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
STEMfest celebrates innovations in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Northern Illinois University STEM departments, student groups, regional corporations, museums, educators, …

Medicare Made Clear – DeKalb Public Library

Saturday, October 27, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 27, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

The Midtown Men Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, October 27, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
They took Broadway by storm in one of the biggest hits of all-time. THE MIDTOWN MEN are bringing their magic to audiences everywhere. This sensational production reunites Four Stars from the Original …

Pumpkin Run 10k

Sunday, October 28, 2018
run/walk The 10K is held during Sycamore Illinois’ world famous Pumpkin Festival. This race has become a staple in the Northern Illinois race schedule. In 2014, there were over 1,800 participants …

Pumpkin Fest Historic Tour of Homes

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Get a glimpse inside some of these beautiful homes and discover the amazing history of Sycamore's historic buildings. More information to come. Visit sycamorehistory.org for more information

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 28, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Undergraduate Juried Art Show

Monday, October 29, 2018 - Thursday, November 8, 2018
NIU School of Art and Design Art show featuring 2D, 3D, and video/audio pieces. Click HERE for more event info

Medicare Made Clear- DeKalb Public Library

Monday, October 29, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: Laser Cut a Halloween Sign

Monday, October 29, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn how to laser cut your very own Halloween sign for FREE! During the class, you will learn how to create a vector file in Inkscape that will be used to laser cut your sign. Class size is …

Pre-Movie Star Reception with Richard Jenkins

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
5:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is very excited to welcome DeKalb native Richard Jenkins to the Egyptian on Tuesday, October 30 to cap off their Richard Jenkins Film Series. Every Tuesday …

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Free Halloween Concert

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two free Halloween concerts on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm, with a theme appropriate for children and adults. There will be trick-or-treating in the NIU Music Building a half …

Richard Jenkins Curated Film Series at the Egyptian Theatre

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre's fall film series was curated by DeKalb native and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins. It will feature nine of Jenkins' favorite movies that he's stared in. The nine …

Theresa Caputo: The Experience LIVE!

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
7:30 pm
Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at the NIU Convocation Center. Theresa will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance: Bakkhai

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - Sunday, November 4, 2018
Bakkhai, by Euripedes Performances Wednesday, October 31 7:30pm Thursday, November 1 7:30pm Friday, November 2 7:30pm Saturday, November 3 2:00pm & 7:30pm Sunday, November 4 2:00pm

Ellwood House Local Lore Series 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April 5 - 12pm: Restoring the People's House (Illinois Executive Mansion) - Speaker: Justin Blandford - Ellwood House Visitors Center May 3 - 12pm: Beyond Grandma's Attic: The Making of the …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 2, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Downtown DeKalb Holiday Open House

Friday, November 2, 2018
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Downtown DeKalb's Merchants invite you to spend the evening with them on Friday, November 2nd, from 5-10pm. Stroll from store to store finding warm smiles, beautiful gifts for everyone on your lists, …

Think Floyd USA Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, November 2, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Think Floyd USA celebrates the music of Pink Floyd with a full-production tribute performance that showcases an energetic and phenomenally gifted cast alongside mesmerizing lights and video. …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, November 3, 2018
Head to Jonamac Orchard every weekend in September & October to help them celebrate Scouts, Cider, pumpkins and more! Visit the website for each weekend's event …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 3, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

6th Annual Bizarre Bazaar

Saturday, November 3, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bizarre Bazaar is your one stop location for all of your holistic, health, and wellness dreams and desires! This year's fest includes some of our favorite, wonderful enjoyment from years past PLUS …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 3, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Volleyball vs. Bowling Green

Saturday, November 3, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come out and cheer on our NIU Huskies against Bowling Green! For more information, please visit niuhuskies.com

NIU Men’s Soccer vs. West Virginia

Saturday, November 3, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Cheer on the Huskies to a win over West Virginia! For information, please visit https://niuhuskies.com

The Ten Tenors Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, November 3, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The TEN Tenors are undoubtedly one of Australia’s greatest entertainment success stories, with more than 90 million people worldwide witnessing their unmistakable charm, camaraderie and vocal power. …

DeKalb Gallery Artists 9th Annual Exhibition

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - Saturday, December 29, 2018
DeKalb Gallery artists will be featuring their ninth annual visual fine art exhibition at The Art Box Gallery, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois, from November 4 to December 29, …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 4, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

The Simon & Garfunkel Story live at the Egyptian Theatre

Sunday, November 4, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, featuring a full live band performing all the hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Bridge Over …

High School Art Invitational

Monday, November 5, 2018 - Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
NIU School of Art and Design The High School Invitational exhibition features work by high school students from northern Illinois. Jack Arends Hall (Art Building), Jack Olsen Gallery 330 …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU vs. Toledo

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Toledo at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Start time is either 6 or 7 pm. Military & First Responder Appreciation Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies! For tickets, call …

Australia’s Thunder From Down Under World Tour Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Direct from Vegas - the PERFECT Girl's Night Outback! Australia's HOTTEST Export - Thunder From Down Under - hits the stage showing off chiseled bodies, seductive dance routines, cheeky humor and …

Blumen Garden’s Holiday Open House Weekend

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - Friday, November 9, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for our annual Holiday Open House Weekend - NOW with all shops HEATED! There will be new Sycamore Items, Sycamore leaves, exclusive holiday items, gifts, décor, ornaments, fresh greens, …

Taste: Bottles & Brews

Thursday, November 8, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Everything happens for a Riesling. Wine tastings are not the only reason to join us for TASTE: Bottles & Brews. We now have beer sampling, as well. Join us as we taste craft beer and wine selections, …

Home Free – Timeless World Tour

Thursday, November 8, 2018
8:00 pm
The all vocal (a cappella) country music sensation is bringing Nashville country standards and country-dipped pop hits to the Egyptian Theatre after a SOLD OUT show last year. The band comes to town …

NIU Concert Band & Percussion Series: New Music Ensemble Concert

Thursday, November 8, 2018
8:00 pm
For Aaron Copland (1981) by Morton Feldman Mariel (1999) by Oswaldo Golijov Cosmic Reflections (2018) by Elena Stavropoulos Elegy (2018) by James Marck Golden Sunrise (2018) by Demetris …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 9, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Sign Sync

Friday, November 9, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join NIU Deaf Pride as they put on their FREE Sign Sync performance for the semester. Students take on songs and gloss them into ASL, or American Sign Language. See and hear popular songs in ASL. A …

NIU Volleyball vs. Central Michigan

Friday, November 9, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Come join in the fun and cheer on the NIU Volleyball team to a win over Central Michigan! For tickets and info, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

Marc Cohn: Live in Concert at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, November 9, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
See Marc Cohn live at the Egyptian Theatre November 9, 2018, as he returns to digging in the treasure chest of his quarter-century of rich, evocative, soulful songs. Riding the wave of spontaneity …

Disney’s The Little Mermaid Auditions

Saturday, November 10, 2018 - Monday, November 12, 2018
Come be a part of the Disney classic! The show will be directed by Jan Kuntz with musical direction by John Feken. Please prepare a musical song of your choice that is between 16-32 measures that …

Turkey Trot 5K

Saturday, November 10, 2018
run/walkThis great, family orientated 5K run/walk is pet friendly,  stroller friendly and attracts people of all ages. This USATF flat course winds through the beautiful neighborhoods of Cortland, …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 10, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Auditions for Calendar Girls

Saturday, November 10, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come be a part of an exciting show that will make you laugh and cry! Stage Coach Players is looking for nine women 23-70+ and four men 21-60. The auditions will consist of cold readings.   For …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 10, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Volleyball vs. Eastern Michigan

Saturday, November 10, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Cheer on the NIU Volleyball team against Eastern Michigan! For tickets and info, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

The Chicago Authority Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, November 10, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Chicago Authority is a tribute to the music of one of the most popular and prolific bands of all time: Chicago! For fifty years Chicago has been one of the world’s top touring acts, and their …

Christmas in the Country

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - Monday, November 12, 2018
Craft show featuring a wide variety of handmade items from wood and ceramics to clothing and tasty treats. Location: Sandwich Community High School 515 Lions Rd. Sandwich, …

Wonderful World of Christmas Craft & Vendor Show

Sunday, November 11, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Plan now to attend the 30th annual Wonderful World of Christmas Craft & Vendor Show organized by the Genoa Community Women's Club at the Genoa-Kingston High School on Route 72 (just west of Genoa, …

Blumen Garden’s Holiday Open House Weekend

Sunday, November 11, 2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us for our annual Holiday Open House Weekend - NOW with all shops HEATED! There will be new Sycamore Items, Sycamore leaves, exclusive holiday items, gifts, décor, ornaments, fresh greens, …

Auditions for Calendar Girls

Sunday, November 11, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come be a part of an exciting show that will make you laugh and cry! Stage Coach Players is looking for nine women 23-70+ and four men 21-60. The auditions will consist of cold readings.   For …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 11, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

World Music Series: NIU Steelband

Sunday, November 11, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Steelband fall concert features Faye Seeman on harp, tributes to Ellie Mannette and Ken ‘Professor’ Philmore Click HERE for event info

Auditions for Calendar Girls

Monday, November 12, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come be a part of an exciting show that will make you laugh and cry! Stage Coach Players is looking for nine women 23-70+ and four men 21-60. The auditions will consist of cold readings.   For …

Concert Band & Percussion Series: NIU Percussion Ensemble

Monday, November 12, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Also available in Live Webcast! Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Click HERE for more event info

Breakout DeKalb

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Can YOU breakout of a study room? Get your friends together and solve puzzles to break out of your room and get a prize! Get your group of four together or join a group that needs a member. This …

Choral and Opera Series: NIU Opera Theatre

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for more information

Tuesday Movie: Jaws (1975)

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
You’re gonna need a bigger boat. We will be showing the classic thriller Jaws (1975), the movie that made a whole generation afraid to go in the water. When a young woman is killed by a shark …

DAAHA: Evening with Innovators

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
6:30 pm
Sharing Today’s and Tomorrow’s Innovations in Food Systems - Come join us at the Egyptian Theatre for a night of networking, inspiration, food and fun. The night includes social hour, cash bar, …

NIU Jazz Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Also Available in Live Webcast! Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for more information

NIU Football vs. Miami (OH)

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Join us for the NIU Huskies Senior Night! The Yard: Opens 2 hours prior to kickoff inside Chessick Practice Center - Live Performance by DJ Toxic Giveaways: Students - Huskies 100s Season …

NIU Huskies Football Game – Final 2018 Home Game NIU vs. Miami (Ohio)

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Miami (Ohio) at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL. Start time is 6 or 7 pm Senior Night Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies! For tickets, call 815-753-PACK. Ticketing …

World Music Series: NIU Chinese Music Ensemble

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location:  Music Building Recital Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for more information

Orchestra & Strings Series: NIU Philharmonic Concert

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Nouveau 2018 at Prairie State Winery

Thursday, November 15, 2018
To pay homage to the party-filled tradition of Beaujolais Nouveau Day in France, we host an annual 9 am breakfast at our tasting room in Genoa. Come and enjoy a delicious glass of our 2018 Nouveau …

Vanishing Art from Myanmar: The Buddhist Reverse Glass Painting Tradition

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - Friday, February 15, 2019
12:00 am
Come explore the complex Buddhist tradition as it is revealed through the work of some artists from the last village in Myanmar dedicated to the reverse glass painting technique and tradition known …

Choral & Opera Series: NIU Opera Theatre

Thursday, November 15, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Also Available in Live Webcast! Click HERE for event info

Jazz Series: NIU Jazz Orchestra

Thursday, November 15, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Also Available in Live Webcast! Presented by WNIJ WNIU Click HERE for event info

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Friday, November 16, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Jingle the Bells Holiday Open House

Friday, November 16, 2018 - Sunday, November 18, 2018
9:00 am
Nineteen businesses in downtown Sycamore are welcoming in the holiday season with Jingle the Bells Holiday Open House. Stop in our businesses to find early holiday specials, activities, and …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 16, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Moonlight Magic

Friday, November 16, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Kick-off the weekend and your holiday season in downtown Sycamore! Stores will be open late for Moonlight Magic on Friday, November 16th. Shop the best deals of the season and beat the Black Friday …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, November 16, 2018
8:00 pm
Featuring the live shadow cast of "Irrational Masters". The Rocky Horror Picture Show is an outrageous assemblage of the most stereotyped science fiction movies, Marvel comics, Frankie …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Saturday, November 17, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Gobbler Gallop 5K

Saturday, November 17, 2018
run/walk More information to come. For more info as it's available, go to gobblergallop5k.com

Holiday Arts & Crafts Market

Saturday, November 17, 2018
Come and experience the nostalgia and holiday ambiance that are to be found at this event which promises a little bit of something for everyone and every taste. Local artisans are featured and they …

DAWC Annual Winter Outerwear Drive Collection Now & Distribution

Saturday, November 17, 2018
Please consider participating in helping the community by dropping off extra winter coats, jackets, heavy sweaters, sweatshirts, boots, scarves, hats, and gloves ( clean and in good condition) at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Jingle the Bells Holiday Vendor Fair

Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Merchants of Sycamore are welcoming the holidays with the Jingle the Bells Holiday Open House.  Support local vendors while getting an early start to your holiday shopping! For more …

OCB Midwest States Bodybuilding Competition

Saturday, November 17, 2018
11:00 am
Hosted by the Egyptian Theatre. Event ticket includes pre-judging and awards; all day access. Categories Include: 100% Drug Tested, Unconditional OCB Pro Qualifier Women's Figure (Novice, Open, …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 17, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Men’s Basketball vs Illinois Tech

Saturday, November 17, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU men's basketball as they take on Illinois Tech! SAAC Canned Food Drive for Salvation Army -Turn in your 11/14 NIU Football ticket at the Box Office for a $5 ticket -Bring a …

Winter Song- Christmas with the GlenEllyn-Wheaton Chorale

Saturday, November 17, 2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bring the whole family to enjoy the beauty of the GlenEllyn-Wheaton Chorale and get in the holiday spirit! This concert will be benefitting the Open Doors Organization that assists people with …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Sunday, November 18, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 18, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Billy Joel/ Elton John (tribute) Piano Man Mike Sigman

Sunday, November 18, 2018
3:00 pm
Mike Sigman brings the music of Elton John & Billy Joel to life in the show that pays them the ultimate tribute. With a hand-picked line-up of some of the most versatile musicians in the Tri-State …

NIU School of Art and Design Faculty Biennial

Monday, November 19, 2018 - Thursday, December 13, 2018
Come view the recent work and scholarship from all disciplines in the School of Art and Design! For more information visit niu.edu Location:  First Floor West End, Altgeld Hall, 116, DeKalb, IL …

Teen Book Mob: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Monday, November 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Do you love to read and talk about books? Teen Book Mob is here for you! Copies of the discussion book are available on the NEW Teen Books shelf. Snacks provided. Meets once every two months on a …

NIU Guitar Ensemble

Monday, November 19, 2018
8:00 pm
Enjoy a free night of beautiful guitar playing! -Largo by Antonio Vivaldi (from “Winter”-The Four Seasons) -Vivace, Op. 6 No. 1 by Arcangelo Corelli -Gavotte, Op. 6 No. 9 -Allegro, Op. 6 No. …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Transparent Factors: In Form and Content

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - Friday, February 15, 2019
Transparent Factors presents literal and figurative interpretations and investigations along the spectrum of transparency, translucency and opacity. Artists in the exhibition explore the capacity of …

Teen Tech: Green Screen Fun

Tuesday, November 20, 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Want to make yourself look like you’re on Mars or film a video undersea all without leaving DeKalb? You need a green screen! In this program, we’ll try out of new green screen and tablets to learn …

Tuesday Movie: Ocean’s 8 (2018)

Tuesday, November 20, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
When you come from a family of con artists the action never stops. We will be showing Ocean’s 8 (2018), Sandra Bullock’s attempt to out-do George Clooney. Five years, eight months, 12 days and …

Jazz ComboFest

Tuesday, November 20, 2018
6:30 pm
Enjoy a night of FREE jazz music! Location: The House Cafe 263 E Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115   For more information please click HERE

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Thursday, November 22, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Free Movie at the Egyptian Theatre: Sing

Friday, November 23, 2018
Show times: 11:00 am & 2:00 pm. In a city of humanoid animals, a hustling theater impresario’s attempt to save his theater with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Friday, November 23, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Movie Showing: Hotel Transylvania 3

Friday, November 23, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join your favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation adventure so Drac can finally take a break from handling everyone else’s vacations at the hotel! It’s smooth sailing for Drac’s Pack as …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 23, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Wrap-It Up! Perfect Wrapping for the Perfect Present!

Friday, November 23, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Join us as we learn how to perfectly wrap our perfect present! We’ll have all the supplies (and some spare boxes), just bring your boxed gift (no single dimension over 12”, please) and we’ll show you …

3iii Fashion Icon 2018 at Redberri Convention Center

Friday, November 23, 2018
6:00 pm
International Indian Icon is a platform of immense possibilities for Indians around the world to showcase their greatest talents in singing, dance, and musical instruments. Competitors are evaluated …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Saturday, November 24, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 24, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Medicare Made Clear

Saturday, November 24, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here …

North Grove School Association Holiday Open House

Saturday, November 24, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Begin the holiday the old-fashioned way! Old North Grove School will hold its annual Christmas open house Saturday, November 24.  Please visit northgroveschool.org for additional event info

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 24, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Genoa Guest House Holiday Open House

Saturday, November 24, 2018
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join our family as we serve up some holiday cheer. If you’ve been curious to see what we’ve done with the place, this is a great time to stop by for snacks, hang out and check out our newly restored …

3iii Season II Grand Finale at Redberri Convention Center

Saturday, November 24, 2018
6:00 pm
International Indian Icon is a platform of immense possibilities for Indians around the world to showcase their greatest talents in singing, dance, and musical instruments. Competitors are evaluated …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Sunday, November 25, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Xiaomeng Lin- Graduate Piano Recital

Sunday, November 25, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Piano Sonata in E-Major, Op. 14 No. 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven Scenes of Childhood, Op. 15 by Robert Schumann From foreign Lands and People A curious Story Catch me Entreating Child Perfect …

Whiskey Acres 2018 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 25, 2018
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Swinging in the Holidays

Sunday, November 25, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu or contact Tina Zemzemi at tzemzemi@niu.edu or 815-753-1551   Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, …

Yingmeng Xie-Graduate Piano Recital

Sunday, November 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Piano Trio in D Minor, Op. 120 by Gabriel Fauré Scaramouche by Darius Milhaud Prelude in G Major, Op. 32 No. 5 by Sergei Rachmaninoff Prelude in C-sharp Minor, Op. 3 No. 2 by Sergei …

Medicare Made Clear

Monday, November 26, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Doves, Love, Sorrow, & Destiny-Faculty Clarinet Recital

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Gregory Barrett, clarinet JeongSoo Kim, piano Danko Drusko, historical-musical commentary Music: Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen by Gustav Mahler, Arranged by Ronald Kornfeil La …

Tuesday Movie: The Outsiders (1983)

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Watch the movie that introduced us to the Brat Pack. We will be showing The Outsiders (1983), the movie based on S.E. Hinton’s popular novel. A teen gang in rural Oklahoma, the Greasers are …

NIU Graduate Jazztet

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
6:30 pm
Come enjoy a free evening of jazz featuring the NIU graduate Jazztet!   For more information visit niu.edu or contact Tina Zemzemi at tzemzemi@niu.edu or 815-753-1551 Location:  The House …

Wind Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu or contact Tina Zemzemi at tzemzemi@niu.edu or 815-753-1551 Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Women’s Basketball vs North Dakota State

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's basketball team as they take on North Dakota State! Education Day Notes: Schools who sign up will receive $4 tickets for each student   For tickets and more …

Santa Comes to DeKalb

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Cookies, cocoa and caroling at the Egyptian Theatre help to celebrate Santa's arrival into Downtown DeKalb. www.dekalb.org

A Christmas Chaos

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - Sunday, December 9, 2018
Location: 126 South 5th Street, DeKalb, IL 60115 | (815) 758-1940 Visit stagecoachers.com for more information

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Culinary Health: Breakfast on the Run

Thursday, November 29, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Breakfast and lunch are important. Yet, many times these meals are skipped or provided by the fast food lane during the busy work week. Simple tips, techniques, and recipes will be demonstrated to …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Friday, November 30, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Beth Fowler Dance Company – The Nutcracker

Friday, November 30, 2018 - Sunday, December 2, 2018
The Beth Fowler Dance Company will present its 24th Annual production of "The Nutcracker". Many area families have made this magical production a part of their holiday tradition every year. With the …

DAWC Annual Local Holiday Shopping Fair

Friday, November 30, 2018 - Saturday, December 1, 2018
Shop local and support one of your favorite nonprofit organizations, the DeKalb Area Women's Center, and support your neighbors and local crafters. Complete your holiday shopping or buy ahead for …

Soup ‘n Bread Shopping Stop

Friday, November 30, 2018 - Saturday, December 1, 2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Plan on having a great weekend of shopping at the Genoa-Kingston Holiday Craft Walk. We’ll be serving up homemade soup, fresh baked bread, desserts, and hot cocoa. While you shop throughout the …

A Sandwich Christmas

Saturday, December 1, 2018 - Sunday, December 2, 2018
Get into the holiday spirit with a weekend full of Christmas events. Stroll through the beautiful holiday trees decorated by local businesses and non-profit organizations. shop for the perfect …

Breakfast With Santa

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Santa is coming for another visit! Saturday, December 1st at River Heights Golf Course Clubhouse. Tickets (registration) required. Space is limited. Event Sponsor is DeKalb Lions Club The DeKalb …

Trivia Night at the Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Get ready to beat the competition in a battle of the brains! Exciting prizes will be given to the winners! Enjoy an evening of fun with your friends and family at this event. Bring your own food and …

Taste of The Season in Downtown DeKalb

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Experience the season by sampling wine paired with food from local restaurants while checking items off your holiday shopping list. Featuring: TBA Starting Location: TBA Shop Downtown DeKalb …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-29, our guided …

Breakfast with Santa- Hinckley

Saturday, December 1, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come join us for donuts and milk or juice. You can talk to Santa and even get your picture taken. We have a mini bazaar to do some of your Christmas shopping.   Location: Hinckley-Big Rock …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 1, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

DeKalb County History Center Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 1, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The DeKalb County History Center says “Thank you” to the community for their continued support on Saturday, December 1st during their Annual Holiday Open House. The afternoon will include tours of …

Kids Pots and Pallettes with Chelsea McGhee Studios

Sunday, December 2, 2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Take your kiddos to Hy-Vee to paint and cook in one fun class! In this hands-on class, your child will be preparing a variety of recipes as well as painting a fun & cute reindeer Christmas …

21st Annual Holiday Choral Concert

Sunday, December 2, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy the Concert Choir and the All-University Chorus as they perform for the holidays! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert …

Listening Session: Tell Us What You Think

Monday, December 3, 2018
The DeKalb Public Library is in the midst of strategic planning and we want your feedback! Any information you wish to share with us is welcome. We will publish the results in our Strategic Plan. …

Maker Monday: 3D Snowman

Monday, December 3, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us on Maker Monday as we learn the free, web-based 3D Design Program TinkerCAD to design your very own snowman! After class, the snowmen will be 3D Printed and are able to be picked up in a few …

Frankenstein: The STEM Read Experience

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Spots are filling up fast for this year's STEM Read fall field trip, Frankenstein: The STEM Read Experience. STEM Read field trips are an experience unlike any other. Immerse your students in a …

Tuesday Movie: It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
How would the world be different if you had never been born? We will be showing the classic film It’s a Wonderful Life (1946), a flawless Christmas favorite. George Bailey has so many problems he …

Listening Session: Tell Us What You Think

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
The DeKalb Public Library is in the midst of strategic planning and we want your feedback! Any information you wish to share with us is welcome. We will publish the results in our Strategic Plan. …

Frankenstein: The STEM Read Experience

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Spots are filling up fast for this year’s STEM Read fall field trip, Frankenstein: The STEM Read Experience. STEM Read field trips are an experience unlike any other. Immerse your students in a …

Pots & Pallettes for Adults with Chelsea McGhee Studios

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
6:30 pm
Come to Hy-Vee to paint & cook in one fun class! We'll be preparing and eating delicious holiday appetizers and creating a classic Christmas red truck wood sign. Personalize your sign by choosing …

Men’s Basketball vs UC Davis

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU men's basketball as they take on UC Davis! -Take your Holiday Photo on the court after the game! -$4 Miller High Life For tickets and more information visit …

Celebration Chorale Christmas Cantata “Noel – Night of Everlasting Love”

Thursday, December 6, 2018
"Noel – Night of Everlasting Love” is a musical created by Derric Johnson and Orchestrated by J. Daniel Smith. It is a collection of timeless Christmas classics. These traditional songs simply tell …

Ellwood House Local Lore Series 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April 5 - 12pm: Restoring the People's House (Illinois Executive Mansion) - Speaker: Justin Blandford - Ellwood House Visitors Center May 3 - 12pm: Beyond Grandma's Attic: The Making of the …

Winter Chocolate Walk

Thursday, December 6, 2018
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your sweet heart or just your sweet tooth to Discover Sycamore’s Winter Chocolate Walk on Thursday, December 6th. Enjoy the best of our downtown shops while sampling a vast array of fine …

Walk with Santa

Friday, December 7, 2018
Parade with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Elves throughout Sycamore's historic downtown district to the traditional Courthouse tree lighting. For more info go to discoverysycamore.com

Celebrate the Season

Friday, December 7, 2018
Celebrate the Season is filled with traditional holiday activities, including FREE wagon rides, a live petting zoo, warming fires, Christmas caroling, holiday music, free hot chocolate, cookies, …

Wrestling vs University of Illinois

Friday, December 7, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU wrestling team as they take on the University of Illinois for the Illinois Showcase!   For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation …

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Winter Wonderland Concert

Friday, December 7, 2018
7:00 pm
Winter Wonderland, on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 7 pm, and on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 2 pm. This concert is supported in part by the George E. and Betty B. Dutton Foundation. WNIU/WNIJ is …

The Egyptian Theatre Presents: Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas

Friday, December 7, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas is coming back to the Egyptian Theatre. Follow the story of a young bird, named Max and his family, as they begin their journey …

Celebration Chorale Christmas Cantata “Noel – Night of Everlasting Love”

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - Sunday, December 9, 2018
"Noel – Night of Everlasting Love” is a musical created by Derric Johnson and Orchestrated by J. Daniel Smith. It is a collection of timeless Christmas classics. These traditional songs simply tell …

Breakfast with Santa & Mrs. Claus at Genoa Guest House

Saturday, December 8, 2018
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Make lasting memories and share the excitement as you enjoy a delicious breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Bring your camera and grab some shots in our one-horse sleigh. Breakfast with Santa and …

Cider House Winter Market at Jonamac Orchard

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - Sunday, December 9, 2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us one last time this season for our Annual Winter Holiday Market! December 8 &9th from 10AM to 3PM in our Cider House. We will have handmade gifts, specialty caramel apples, and more! Enjoy a …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 8, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Performing Arts Academy – A Very Grinchy Christmas

Saturday, December 8, 2018
11:30 am
Come see Sycamore and Rochelle Performing Arts Academy use ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary and aerial silks to show how the Grinch steals Christmas. This is a must-see dance performance for …

Annual Christmas Walk & Holiday Events in Waterman

Saturday, December 8, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy the Waterman Christmas Walk featuring 5 houses with unique décor. Explore the different vendors and craft expo, enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner offerings throughout town, and take a …

Deck the Gingerbread House at Forge Brewhouse

Saturday, December 8, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bring your decorating buddy and deck out your very own Gingerbread House at Forge Brewhouse while you enjoy some craft beer! Everything you need to embellish your house is included! - 1 Pint of …

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra presents Winter Wonderland Concert

Saturday, December 8, 2018
2:00 pm
This concert is supported in part by the George E. and Betty B. Dutton Foundation. WNIU/WNIJ is the radio station sponsor for the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra, featuring KSO concerts on select …

Malta Christmas Tree Lighting and Santa

Saturday, December 8, 2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Come celebrate the holidays with this free event. The Malta Lions will be serving hot chocolate and cookies, while you keep warm by the fire and sing along to Christmas music! Santa will greet the …

Taste of the Season

Saturday, December 8, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Experience the season by sampling wine paired with food from local restaurants while checking items off your holiday shopping list. Shop Downtown DeKalb for original art, personalized gifts, home …

Carol of the (Berim) Baus

Saturday, December 8, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The library will host Arcomusical in an after-hours concert open to the public. The ensemble will play holiday music as well as original compositions for the audience in the library’s main lobby. …

Egyptian Theatre Holiday Movie: It’s a Wonderful Life

Sunday, December 9, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
SHOWING IN 35MM!!! Released in 1946, the film stars James Stewart as George Bailey, a man who has given up his dreams in order to help others and whose imminent suicide on Christmas Eve brings about …

Wild Blue Ukulele Orchestra

Monday, December 10, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us in the main lobby for a variety of instrumental holiday music from “Tchaikovsky’s March” from the “Nutcracker Suite” to “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch”, with lots of surprises in …

Teen Tech: Transfer T-Shirts

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Interested in fashion or design? Just like always awesome t-shirts? This month for Teen Tech, we’ll be using our NEW photo printer and laptops to make and print our own designs for t-shirts. We’ll …

STEMCafe: Ushering in the Retail Renaissance

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Black Friday shopping repeatedly has record turnouts, proving that we love to shop around the holidays. But how we shop is changing dramatically. Find out more about shopping trends and retail …

Tuesday Movie: Annihilation (2018)

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Watch as the mystery of Area X unravels. We will be showing Annihilation (2018), a movie based on Jeff VanderMeer’s best-selling Southern Reach Trilogy. A biologist signs up for a dangerous, …

Women’s Basketball vs Eastern Illinois

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women’s basketball team as they take on Eastern Illinois! DeKalb Night!   For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 …

Kishwaukee Concert Band Holiday Performance

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
7:00 pm
Enjoy the wonderful sounds of the holiday season with the Kishwaukee Concert Band. There is no charge for admission. The KCB is an all-volunteer adult community band composed of experienced …

Healthy Holiday Cookies

Thursday, December 13, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Can a cookie be healthy and still taste good? Yes! Join us to learn about tips and tricks to holiday baking for different dietary needs and try them for yourself! We will explore a variety of …

Holiday Lights Train

Friday, December 14, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Prairie State Winery – Friday Wine Down with Paul & Jay

Friday, December 14, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
What is a "Wine Down?" Our weekly wine down event features live music from awesome local artists. The 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month are Genoa wine downs and the 1st and 3rd are in Sycamore. …

Christ Community Church DeKalb: This is Christmas

Friday, December 14, 2018 - Saturday, December 15, 2018
7:00 pm
Bring the whole family and enjoy a Christmas concert featuring local musicians from Christ Community Church in DeKalb.   For more information, visit Egyptiantheatre.org Location: Egyptian …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 15, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Three Course Pairing at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, December 15, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Our three course pairings feature three delicious courses of food, typically crafted by our in-house food aficionado. However, this pairing will feature a guest chef for the first time in Prairie …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 15, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Prairie State Winery – Blues & Bloodies with Vintage Trio

Sunday, December 16, 2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Every Sunday we offer our delicious jalapeno-infused wine Bloody Marys, but certain Sundays we also have live musical entertainment! Join us this Sunday afternoon for live music by Vintage Trio …

Egyptian Theatre Holiday Movie: A Christmas Carol

Sunday, December 16, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
SHOWING IN 35MM!!! Celebrating the 80th Anniversary release of this holiday classic. Crotchety miser Ebenezer Scrooge (Reginald Owen) hates Christmas and mistreats his long-suffering employee, …

Smarty Pants Big Balloon Holiday Show

Sunday, December 16, 2018
3:00 pm
With his wife Miss Dena, Smarty presents the Big Balloon Holiday Show, celebrating the season with Santa Claus, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, elves, Frosty the Snowman and all the holiday …

Holiday Lights Train

Sunday, December 16, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Holiday Wood Sign Workshop

Monday, December 17, 2018
6:30 pm
Choose from any of these Small Sign Designs, and we'll prepare everything you need to create your sign. Please choose your stain colors now & paint colors when you arrive.  Includes paint, stencils & …

Men’s Basketball vs Western Illinois

Monday, December 17, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU men's basketball as they take on Western Illinois! -DeKalb Night -Kids Zone: Shoot hoops or jump on the inflatables prior to each Double-Header Game! -$4 Miller High …

Santa Visits

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Santa is coming to the DeKalb Public Library to chat with all his young friends! He’ll be passing out candy canes and visiting briefly with anyone who stops by the Children’s Department between 10:00 …

Red Truck Paint & Pour

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
6:30 pm
Come paint this wintery red truck on canvas that you can display all winter long! Includes paint, supplies & instructions as well as use of aprons. No painting experience necessary, I'll guide you …

Tuesday Movie: A Star is Born (1976)

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Before Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper there was Barbara Streisand and Kris Kristofferson. We will be showing A Star is Born (1976), a musical romantic drama. A rock star on the decline, John Norman …

Santa Visits

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Santa is coming to the DeKalb Public Library to chat with all his young friends! He’ll be passing out candy canes and visiting briefly with anyone who stops by the Children’s Department between 10:00 …

National Issues Forum: The Future of Work

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The U.S. economy is undergoing a dramatic and rapid transformation that is profoundly affecting what Americans do for a living and how well they do financially. Many things that were taken for …

DeKalb County’s Largest Holiday Office Party

Thursday, December 20, 2018
Be at Fatty's for the 13th Annual DeKalb County's Largest Holiday Office Party! The event starts at 5pm with a Free Appetizer Buffet from 5pm-6pm! "Office Party" Santa will be here at 6pm passing out …

Kids Santa Canvas Painting

Friday, December 21, 2018
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Bring your kids to paint this Adorable Classic Santa on canvas that your kids will proudly display year after year! Includes paint, supplies & instructions as well as use of aprons. No painting …

Wrap-It Up! Perfect Wrapping for the Perfect Present

Friday, December 21, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us as we learn how to perfectly wrap our perfect present! We’ll have all the supplies (and some spare boxes), just bring your boxed gift (no single dimension over 12”, please) and we’ll show you …

Holiday Lights Train

Friday, December 21, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Women’s Basketball vs Chicago State

Friday, December 21, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women’s basketball team as they take on Chicago State! Holiday Game / "Elf" 15 Anniversary Notes: Donate a toy and receive discounted admission   For tickets and more …

Wine Down at Prairie State Wine Cellars with Tom Rucker

Friday, December 21, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
What is a "Wine Down?" Our weekly wine down event features live music from awesome local artists. The 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month are Genoa wine downs and the 1st and 3rd are in Sycamore. …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 22, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Santa Visits

Saturday, December 22, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Santa is coming to the DeKalb Public Library to chat with all his young friends! He’ll be passing out candy canes and visiting briefly with anyone who stops by the Children’s Department between 10:00 …

Men’s Basketball vs Chicago State

Saturday, December 22, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU men's basketball as they take on Chicago State! -$4 Miller High Life, $8 Meal Deal - Drink, Hot Dog, Chips For tickets and more information visit …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 22, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Holiday Lights Train

Sunday, December 23, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Workshop Wednesday: 3D Snowman

Wednesday, December 26, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Join us on Workshop Wednesday as we learn the free, web-based 3D Design Program TinkerCAD to design your very own snowman! After class, the snowmen will be 3D Printed and are able to be picked up in …

Movie Showing: Olaf’s Frozen Adventure

Thursday, December 27, 2018
Olaf teams up with Sven on a merry mission in this very short featurette. It’s the first holiday season since the gates reopened, and Anna and Elsa host a celebration for all of Arendelle. When the …

Friday Wine Down with Betsy Petrie & The Souvenirs

Friday, December 28, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
What is a "Wine Down?" Our weekly wine down event features live music from awesome local artists. The 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month are Genoa wine downs and the 1st and 3rd are in Sycamore. …

Movie Showing: Olaf’s Frozen Adventure

Saturday, December 29, 2018
Olaf teams up with Sven on a merry mission in this very short featurette. It’s the first holiday season since the gates reopened, and Anna and Elsa host a celebration for all of Arendelle. When the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 29, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Prairie State Winery – Blues & Bloodys with Live Pete!

Sunday, December 30, 2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Every Sunday we offer our delicious jalapeno-infused wine Bloody Marys, but certain Sundays we also have live musical entertainment! Join us this Sunday afternoon for live music with Live Pete! …

Noon Year’s Eve Party

Monday, December 31, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Celebrate the coming of the new year! Make a noisemaker, toss confetti, and as 12:00 approaches, we’ll start a “noon year” countdown! No registration is required to attend this FREE …

Women’s Basketball vs Brown

Monday, December 31, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women’s basketball team as they take on Brown this New Year's Eve!   For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

Arthur D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition

Saturday, January 5, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This is a live annual competition for instrumentalists up to the age of 18 years. It open to the public at no admission charge. Each performer, with a piano accompanist, will play one or more …

NIU Women’s Basketball Painting Party with Chelsea McGhee

Saturday, January 5, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
On January 5th, Chelsea McGhee Studios is coming to do a pre-game paint party at the Convo! All ages are welcome to come paint a pre-sketched winter themed Huskie or the Huskie Logo on canvas. Cost …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Miami (OH)

Saturday, January 5, 2019
1:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Huskies women's basketball team as they take on Miami of Ohio! For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln …

Wrestling vs Old Dominion Universtiy

Sunday, January 6, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Wrestling team as they take on Old Dominion University for their Cancer Meet competition! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

Northern Illinois Farm Show

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - Thursday, January 10, 2019
With over 5,000 attendees and 200 local and leading exhibitors, the IDEAg Northern Illinois Farm Show is a convenient venue for producers in northern Illinois, southern Wisconsin and eastern Iowa to …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Central Michigan

Saturday, January 12, 2019
1:00 pm
It's Pup Club Day and Victor E. Huskie's Birthday! Join us as we celebrate and cheer on the women’s basketball team as they take on Central Michigan! For tickets and more information …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Akron

Saturday, January 12, 2019
3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Akron! Pup Club Day/Victor E. Huskie's Birthday -Local mascots from Chicagoland sports teams will be at the Convo to help celebrate Victor E's …

FARANDA’S & CO Wedding Expo 2019

Sunday, January 13, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon of ideas and inspiration. Faranda's 17th Annual Wedding Expo For more information visit farandas.com Location: 302 Grove Street DeKalb, Illinois 60115

Wrestling vs Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Sunday, January 13, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Wrestling team as they take on Southern Illinois University Edwardsville! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Central Michigan

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men's basketball team as they take on Central Michigan! Welcome Back Students Night -Jersey Night for Students: Wear a random sports jersey and you could win a prize! -$4 …

STEAMing It Up! Conference

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - Friday, January 18, 2019
NIU STEAM is proud to offer professional development that considers standards and encourages innovation in the classroom as soon as the next class period. STEAMing It Up! 2019 will consist of one day …

Gymnastics vs Eastern Michigan & Western Michigan

Friday, January 18, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they take on Eastern Michigan and Western Michigan at their Cancer meet! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

An Evening with the Winemakers

Saturday, January 19, 2019
Join us for the first event of it's kind at Prairie State! Enjoy an enchanting evening with our award-winning Winemakers! This event will feature tastings of three new vintages of some of our best …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Akron

Saturday, January 19, 2019
1:00 pm
It's "The Office" Day! Come cheer on the NIU Huskies women’s basketball team as they take on Akron! For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

The Magic of Bill Blagg LIVE!

Saturday, January 19, 2019
7:30 pm
One show only! See the Magic of Bill Blagg and be astounded by the interactive and enjoyable performance. "Unbelievable!" - USA Today "Absolutely Incredible!" - Chicago Tribune   For …

Northern Illinois Bridal Expo

Sunday, January 20, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
You’re invited to the Northern Illinois Bridal Expo! Join us for an eventful day at NIU’s Duke Ellington Ballroom. This year we are donning our long satin gloves and tiaras to party Breakfast at …

Martin Luther King Memorial Concert

Sunday, January 20, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Celebrate the life and legacy of the great Martin Luther King with a FREE tribute concert hosted by the NIU School of Music. For more information visit niu.edu Location: Boutell Memorial …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Buffalo

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Buffalo! -$4 Miller High Life, $5 Nachos, $5 Mike's Hard Lemonade   For tickets, please visit www.niuhuskies.com. Location: NIU …

NIU Art Museum: Layers of Meaning

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
12:10 pm
Informal Curator Talk with Peter Olson. Free and open to the public. Click HERE for additional NIU Art Museum info and upcoming events. Altgeld Hall First Floor, 595 College Ave. DeKalb, IL …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs. Ohio

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
It's Game Show Wednesday with Family Feud!  Be ready to have some fun as we cheer on the NIU Huskies women’s basketball team as they take on Ohio! For tickets and more information …

Eat Week

Friday, January 25, 2019 - Saturday, February 2, 2019
We are pleased to highlight our culinary excellence as well as family fun dining by offering an entire week of delicious discounted dining and treats at some of our finest restaurants and eateries! …

Wrestling vs University of Missouri

Friday, January 25, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Wrestling as they take on the University of Missouri! Social Media Night   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

Sandwich Opera House Presents: The Jimmys

Saturday, January 26, 2019
7:00 pm
The Jimmys are a powerhouse, seven piece band influenced by raw Chicago Blues to second line New Orleans funk. With touring experience throughout the U.S. and Europe, The Jimmys have amassed …

Wrestling vs Ohio University

Sunday, January 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Wrestling as they take on Ohio University! -Beauty and the Beast -Senior Night For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln …

Gymnastics vs Bowling Green

Sunday, January 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they take on Bowling Green! Beauty and the Beast   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Ohio

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
7:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men’s Basketball team vs. Ohio! -$4 Miller High Life, $5 Nachos, $5 Mike's Hard Lemonade   For tickets and more information, please …

NIU Art Museum: Idolizing Images

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
12:00 pm
Artist Slide Presentation with Jeroen Nelemans  - Free and open to the public. Click HERE for additional NIU Art Museum info and upcoming events. Altgeld Hall First Floor, 595 College Ave. …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Western Michigan

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
6:00 pm
It's Game Show Wednesday with The Price is Right! Come on down and bring your huskie spirit as we cheer on the NIU women's basketball team vs. Western Michigan! For tickets and more information, …

Gymnastics vs Kent State, Seattle Pacific, Lindenwood

Friday, February 1, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU as they take on Kent State, Seattle Pacific, and Lindenwood! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Toledo

Saturday, February 2, 2019
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Toledo! For tickets, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

3rd Annual Jazz at the Egyptian

Saturday, February 2, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present the 3rd annual "Jazz at the Egyptian" featuring performances by Jazz in Progress, the DeKalb High School Jazz Ensemble, the Sycamore High School Jazz …

Gerry Grossman- The Human Jukebox

Saturday, February 2, 2019
7:00 pm
Come enjoy a night filled with music and laughter! Gerry Grossman has been wowing audiences for 35 years with his talent of playing just about any rock and roll hit.  Every show is guaranteed to be a …

Groundhog Gala

Sunday, February 3, 2019
Join us for our largest fundraiser of the year! Enjoy food, cocktails, live music, raffles, and an incredible silent auction. Auction items include distillery tastings and tours, Chicago museum …

NIU Art Museum: Open Window

Monday, February 4, 2019
6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Artist Slide Presentation with Stephanie McMahon Jack Arends Hall (Art Building), 103 330 Gilbert Dr., DeKalb, IL 60115 Click HERE for additional NIU Art Museum info and upcoming events

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Ball State

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Ball State! For tickets, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

The Revolutionists- Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - Sunday, February 10, 2019
This play is a sassy comedy about four very real, strong women living in France during the French Revolution: playwright Olympe De Gouges, assassin Charlotte Corday, former Queen Marie Antoinette, …

Women’s Basketball vs Bowling Green

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's basketball team as they take on Bowling Green! Game Show Wednesday - Wheel of Fortune   For tickets and more information, please visit …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Ball State

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Huskies women’s basketball team as they take on Ball State! For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

The Genesis of a Project: Reverse Glass Painting in Southeast Asia

Friday, February 8, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NIU Art Museum - Brown bag luncheon sponsored by the Center for Southeast Asian Studies with Catherine Raymond, Director Center for Burma Studies. Free and open to the public. Campus Life …

WWE Live – Road to WrestleMania

Saturday, February 9, 2019
We are excited to announce WWE's debut at the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb!  Don't Miss WWE Live Road to WrestleMania where you can see your favorite superstars in action live! Live in …

Ethan Bell Band

Saturday, February 9, 2019
7:00 pm
With their skillfully led instrumentals, creative cover mashups, and new songs that blur the line between country, pop and hip-hop, The Ethan Bell Band has been humbly compared to their influencers - …

POLARpalooza Winter Festival

Sunday, February 10, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come out to Hopkins Park for some outdoor winter fun! Polarpalooza has winter-themed activities including ice skating, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, s'mores roasting, winter crafts, and …

Mark Ponzo- Faculty Trumpet Recital

Sunday, February 10, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come listen and enjoy a beautiful performance by NIU's Mark Ponzo on trumpet For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL …

Shades of Bublé

Sunday, February 10, 2019
6:00 pm
Don't miss this three-man tribute to Michael Bublé staring three incredible New York City-based gents in this one-of-a-kind show perfect for all ages!  This act has been wowing audiences around the …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Boy- Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - Sunday, February 17, 2019
This play is inspired by a true story, Boy explores the hot button issue of gender identity. It is the 1960s, and, after a terrible accident, two parents are convinced to raise their infant son as a …

Avalon String Quartet

Thursday, February 14, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Spend the evening listening to a beautiful arrangement of string music. For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Toledo

Saturday, February 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Women's Basketball team as they take on Toledo! For tickets and more information, please visit niuhuskies.com. Cram the Convo / Play4Kay / Diversity & Inclusion / Spring …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Bowling Green

Saturday, February 16, 2019
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Bowling Green! Cram the Convo / Diversity & Inclusion / Spring Homecoming -$4 Miller High Life, $8 Meal Deal - Drink, Hot Dog, Chips -Kids Zone: …

Sandwich Opera House Presents: River Road Trio

Saturday, February 16, 2019
7:00 pm
Enjoy the Chicago, IL natives as they play smooth country harmonies combined with unique guitar and piano playing. For tickets and more information and …

Jon Secada

Saturday, February 16, 2019
7:30 pm
Jon Secada is adored by millions around the world and recognized as an international superstar by both fans and peers alike for his soulful and melodic voice.  His acclaimed, romantic vocals fusing …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Jazz Combo Fest

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy a night of FREE jazz music! Location: The House Cafe 263 E Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115   For more information please click HERE

NIU Philharmonic Concert

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy the beautiful NIU Philharmonic perform under the direction of Danko Drusko For tickets and more information visit niu.edu   Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert …

Huskie Hack

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - Sunday, February 24, 2019
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
This year we're excited to bring you our biggest and best Huskie Hack yet. Our Hack, now for grades 9-12, combines students' passion for social change with their interest in coding. Some new features …

Cher Tribute- Lisa Irions

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:00 pm
Lisa Irions is recognized as one of the top Cher impersonators in the world. She brings an exciting performance with audience interactive, live vocals, and amazing costume replicas! For tickets …

The Second City: It’s Not You, It’s Me.

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to welcome The Second City: It’s Not You, It’s Me tour!  The Second City has been laughing at love and its infinite scroll of side effects for …

Arthur D. Montzka Memorial Concert

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, Op. 60, by Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto and soloist to be determined by concerto competition 1812 Overture, Op. 49, by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky There will be a …

Concert Choir

Sunday, February 24, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy an afternoon of beautiful music from the NIU concert choir! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Western Michigan

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team as they take on Western Michigan! $4 Miller High Life, $5 Nachos, $5 Mike's Hard Lemonade   For tickets, please visit us at …

Hamlet- Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Sunday, March 3, 2019
Under the cover of night, a ghost walks the ramparts of Elsinore Castle in Denmark. It is the recently deceased King Hamlet, and he has explicit instructions for his son, Prince Hamlet. He must …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Eastern Michigan

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU women's basketball as they take on Eastern Michigan! Game Show Wednesday - Jeopardy   For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation …

Wind Symphony Concert

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy an evening of beautiful music from the NIU Wind Symphony! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

Wind Ensemble Concert

Thursday, February 28, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy an evening of beautiful music from the NIU Wind Ensemble! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

Gymnastics vs Illinois State University

Friday, March 1, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they take on Illinois State University! Senior Night   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

Home and Business Expo

Saturday, March 2, 2019
For more information visit genoaareachamber.com Location: Genoa-Kingston High School 980 Park Ave, Genoa, IL 60135

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Eastern Michigan

Saturday, March 2, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cheer on the NIU Huskies Men's Basketball team as they take on Eastern Michigan! Senior Night / Super Hero Day -$4 Miller High Life, $8 Meal Deal - Drink, Hot Dog, Chips -Halftime: Just for Kix …

Gaelic Storm-Live in Concert!

Sunday, March 3, 2019
7:00 pm
After nearly two decades and more than 3,000 live shows, Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is looking sharper than ever with their latest release, Go Climb a Tree. The …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Ball State

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's basketball as they take on Ball State! Senior Night / Game Show Wednesday - Let's Make a Deal   For tickets and more information visit …

NIU: All-University Jazz Band Concert

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy a night of jazz music featuring talent from NIU!   Click HERE for tickets and more information Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL …

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - Sunday, March 10, 2019
Bring the whole family to enjoy the classic Disney production that will be sure to make you smile and dance in your seat!   For tickets and more information visit stagecoachers.com Location: …

Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - Sunday, March 10, 2019
Bring the whole family and experience the magic and joy of this Disney classic production! For tickets and more information visit stagecoacher.com Location: 126 South 5th Street, DeKalb, IL …

All-University Chorus

Thursday, March 7, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come enjoy the beautiful and melodic voices of the NIU Chorus!   For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

IESA State Wrestling Championships

Friday, March 8, 2019 - Saturday, March 9, 2019
For more information visit niuconvo.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

Annual Easter in the Country Craft Fair

Saturday, March 9, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy this craft show featuring a wide variety of handmade items from wood and ceramics to clothing and tasty treats! For more information visit sandwich-il.org Location: Sandwich schools …

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Campus Strings, “Spring Pops Concert”

Saturday, March 9, 2019
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Blues & Folk Artist Jake Pearson

Friday, March 15, 2019
7:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit sandwichoperahouse.org Location: Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL 60548

Annual CCC People For People Auction

Sunday, March 17, 2019
12:30 pm
Open to the public in town or out of town! Live Auction and Silent Auction at Indian Creek Middle School with the proceeds all going toward the programs/items for the K-12 students in Indian Creek …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, March 18, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Molly Tuttle Live

Friday, March 22, 2019
7:00 pm
Molly’s lovely voice, impeccable guitar playing, and sensitive songwriting make her a star on the rise. She has been nominated for 3 IBMA Awards and won first place in the prestigious Chris Austin …

Gymnastics MAC Championship

Saturday, March 23, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they compete at the MAC Championship!   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, March 25, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

NIU Jazz Faculty/Student Engagement

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

DATA: BIG/-driven/Visualized

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - Friday, May 17, 2019
This exhibition delves into the array of manner in which data surrounds us, impacts us and is interpreted. For more information visit niu.edu Location:  First Floor West End, Altgeld Hall, 116, …

Community Expo

Thursday, March 28, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore and DeKalb Chambers of Commerce are once again hosting a Community Expo on Thursday, March 28. Over 110 local business and organizations are scheduled to participate. The expo will …

Red Hot Chili Pipers

Friday, March 29, 2019
8:00 pm
The Red Hot Chili Pipers is a 9-piece ensemble consisting of pipers, guitarists, keyboards, and drummers. They have created a unique fusion of bagpipes and rock that have wowed audiences all over the …

Rhythm in the Night

Saturday, March 30, 2019
For tickets and more information visit Egyptiantheatre.org Location: Egyptian Theatre 135 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115

World of Reading: 8 Worlds In 1 Day

Saturday, March 30, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Travel with us to various lands as we celebrate classic and popular fictional worlds throughout the library. Escape from the Mines of Moria in Middle Earth, enjoy Turkish Delights in Narnia, learn …

8 Countries in 1 Day

Saturday, March 30, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hold onto your hats, DeKalb! Patrons are invited to a whirlwind adventure around the world as we portray the customs of eight different countries throughout the library. Each country will have …

NIU Opera Theatre

Sunday, March 31, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 1, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance: Wonderfully Alice, A Devised Piece

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - Sunday, April 7, 2019
Wonderfully Alice is a faculty-driven, student-created devised piece based on the imagination, language, and whimsy of Lewis Carrol. You won't want to miss this unique show! Wednesday, April 3 …

Steelpan Studio, All-University Steelband & CSA Steelband Concert

Sunday, April 7, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for information

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 8, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

NIU Graduate Jazztet

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
6:30 pm
Come enjoy an evening of free jazz music featuring the NIU Graduate Jazztet For more information visit niu.edu Location: The House Cafe 263 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL 60115

Avalon String Quartet Concert

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for tickets and more information

NIU School of Theatre and Dance: BFA/MFA Showcase

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - Sunday, April 14, 2019
The BFA/MFA Showcase displays the training and hard work for our actors at NIU. The showcase will present video reels and live action scenes that highlight the best of each actor’s abilities. Join us …

Taste of Spring

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Discover Sycamore is proud to present the sixth annual Taste of Spring in downtown Sycamore on Wednesday, April 11th from 4-8 pm. Come experience an evening dedicated to the finer things in life. …

Chinese Music Ensemble Concert

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Middle Eastern Music Ensemble Concert

Thursday, April 11, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Music Building Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for tickets and more information

NIU Jazz Orchestra

Thursday, April 11, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Or contact Tina Zemzemi at tzemzemi@niu.edu or 815-753-1551     Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

World Music Fusion Concert

Friday, April 12, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The NIU School of Music will be having their World Music Fusion performance on Saturday, April 12th at 6:30 pm. For tickets and more information, please visit niu.edu. Location: Music Building …

World Music Concert

Sunday, April 14, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 15, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

NIU Percussion Ensemble Concert

Monday, April 15, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Jazz ComboFest

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
6:30 pm
Come enjoy a free night of jazz featuring the NIU jazz band!   For more information visit niu.edu Location: The House Cafe 263 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL 60115

NIU Latin Jazz Dance Party

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
8:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Wind Ensemble Concert

Thursday, April 18, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

The Easter Bunny Train Rides

Saturday, April 20, 2019
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Waterman & Western Railroad presents: Free Train Rides with the Easter Bunny Free train rides with the Easter Bunny, who will have eggs for the kids! Professional photos will be …

NIU Steelband Concert

Sunday, April 21, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu  Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 22, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Wind Symphony Concert

Monday, April 22, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

NIU Jazz Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Spring Dance Concert: Le Corsaire

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - Sunday, April 28, 2019
Come enjoy NIU's wonderful production of  Le Corsaire! This production is a ballet of colorful pirates, beautiful slaves, and classic romance and is based on Lord Byron’s epic poem The …

Calendar Girls

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - Saturday, April 27, 2019
7:30 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

All-University Chorus

Thursday, April 25, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy the beautiful and melodic voices of the NIU Chorus!   For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

Victor E. Ball

Saturday, April 27, 2019
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Fourth Annual Victor E. Ball, NIU Athletics premier fundraising event, will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the NIU Naperville Conference Center. This special evening features special …

Calendar Girls

Sunday, April 28, 2019
2:00 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 29, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Calendar Girls

Friday, May 3, 2019 - Saturday, May 4, 2019
7:30 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

Denny Diamond and the Jewels

Saturday, May 4, 2019
7:00 pm
Sandwich Opera House presents Denny Diamond and The Jewels. A well-known band from the Chicago area, this dynamic group specializes in playing the hits of legendary singer Neil Diamond. A show the …

Calendar Girls

Sunday, May 5, 2019
2:00 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, May 6, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, May 13, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Heartless – Tribute to Heart

Saturday, May 18, 2019
7:00 pm
Sandwich Opera House presents Heartless live! From the release of their first album in 1976 to their 2013 induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Heart has been one of the most successful …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, May 20, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Foggy Mem’ry Boys

Friday, May 24, 2019
7:00 pm
Sandwich Opera House presents the Foggy Mem’ry Boys, which features some of the best musicians in the Fox Valley region of Northern Illinois. They love to perform live and have pleased many audiences …

Memorial Day Parade & Program – DeKalb

Monday, May 27, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Memorial Day Parade and Program will be Monday, May 27th. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. with a short program to follow at the Ellwood House. Tours of the Ellwood House first floor will be free …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Northern Illinois Art Show

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - Sunday, June 2, 2019
Celebrating 48 years on the beautiful courthouse lawn in historic Sycamore, Illinois, the Kishwaukee Valley Art League will hold its annual Northern Illinois Art Show on June 2 and 3rd. This two day …

Bold Spirits Fest

Saturday, June 1, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Save the date! The DeKalb County Convention & Visitors Bureau presents the second annual gathering of the DeKalb County Bold Spirits at Jonamac Orchard. Enjoy a unique tasting event from spirits, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 6, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 13, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 20, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 27, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

Independence Day 5K Run/Walk

Thursday, July 4, 2019
8:00 am - 10:00 am
run/walk Begin your 4th of July celebration with family and friends at the Independence Day 5K Run/Walk. Participants are encouraged to dress with American spirit (red, white, blue). The …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 4, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 11, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 18, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 25, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Cruise Night

Saturday, July 27, 2019
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The 50’s are making a come-back in Sycamore during the Cruise Night, the opening event for the Turning Back Time Weekend! On Saturday, July 27th, hop in your ride and cruise downtown Sycamore for …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 1, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 8, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Author Fair

Saturday, August 10, 2019
Learn about the recent publications of area authors from the writers themselves. The library’s main lobby will be filled with local authors showcasing their works and answering questions throughout …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 22, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 29, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Wine on the Terrace at Ellwood House Museum

Saturday, September 14, 2019
The Ellwood House terraces and gardens provide a picturesque setting for an evening of fine wine, unique appetizers, and live music. Tickets are $50 in advance. Ellwood House Museum 509 North …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Pop-Con

Saturday, October 19, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Are you a lover of all things related to pop culture? TV addict? Movie aficionado? Comic book collector? Dress up in your cosplay best and join us for DeKalb Public Library’s first annual Pop-Con: a …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Spooktacular – Downtown DeKalb Trick-or-Treat

Thursday, October 24, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Dress up in your best Halloween costume and bring the kids out for a safe, fun, trick-or-treating event at over 30 downtown businesses For more information visit downtowndekalb.org or call …

Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour

Sunday, October 27, 2019
Celebrate Pumpkin Fest with the DeKalb County History Center's Historic Homes tour. Tickets are $25 per person/$40 a pair. Advance available at the DeKalb County History Center and Sweet Earth the …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

International Indian Icon 20 Episode Production

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Thursday, November 7, 2019
Gee Vision & Redberri Earth Foundation present 3iii - a platform for Indian talent across the globe and the biggest Indian performance reality show! Go to internationalindianicon.com for event and …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

International Indian Icon: 3iii Fashion Show

Friday, November 8, 2019
International Indian Icon - a platform for Indian talent across the globe and the biggest Indian performance reality show! Visit internationalindianicon.com for event and ticket …

International Indian Icon Grand Finale

Saturday, November 9, 2019
International Indian Icon - a platform for Indian talent across the globe and the biggest Indian performance reality show! Go to internationalindianicon.com for event and ticket …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Holiday Traditions at Ellwood House Museum

Friday, November 15, 2019 - Sunday, December 8, 2019
Kick off your holiday season with a visit to the elegantly decorated Ellwood mansion. Enjoy a guided tour during the last two weeks of November, or join us for the three-day holiday event weekend in …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Santa Comes to Town

Thursday, November 28, 2019
Cookies, cocoa,  and caroling at the Egyptian Theatre help to celebrate Santa's arrival into Downtown DeKalb. For more information visit cityofdekalb.com

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Cat Yoga

Friday, December 6, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Cats & Yoga?! TAILS Human Society brings the cats to YOU while all levels yoga instruction and totally “paw”some cat puns are provided by Angelina of Find What Moves You. Be prepared for a fuzzy out …

Carriage Rides in Downtown DeKalb

Saturday, December 7, 2019
Enjoy a complimentary old-fashioned horse-drawn carriage ride around downtown DeKalb and visit with Santa. Visit dekalb.org or call 815-756-6306 for more information

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 7, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Visits with Santa

Thursday, December 12, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 14, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 17, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 21, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 24, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …