Wild DeKalb Challenge

DeKalb County illinois

County wide challenge consisting of 10 weeks of outdoor activities Explore. You'll have the freedom to choose all your favorite outdoor activities or simply stick to the one you enjoy […]


Destination Shabbona Farmer and Artisan Market

Shabbona Farmers Market 212 W Comanche Ave, Shabbona, IL

Locally produced vegetables, baked goods, honey, salsa, hand crafted items and more. Saturdays, 8am - 1pm. Downtown Shabbona. Rt. 30 & Nokomis St. - Downtown Shabbona

Kishwaukee College Cider Donut Run

Kishwaukee College 21193 Malta Rd, Malta, IL

Help the Kishwaukee College cross country team raise money! Race entry includes an apple cider donut from Malta's own Jonomac Orchard, a custom race t-shirt, and entry into the 5K […]

$25 – $28

Pumpkinfest Parade

Downtown Sycamore Sycamore, Illlinois

Pumpkin Festival Parade - Sponsored by Ideal Industries, Somonauk - Elm - California - State & Main Streets.  Parade kicks off at 1 p.m. Click Here for Parade Page with Map


Rock Horror Picture Show

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

Featuring the live shadow cast of "Irrational Masters".  The Rocky Horror Picture Show is an outrageous assemblage of the most stereo-typed science fiction movies, Marvel comics, Frankie Avalon/Annette Funicello outings […]


Autumn Craft & Treasure Market (ACTM)

Sycamore High School 427 Spartan Trail, Sycamore

Evolving over nearly a half century, the Autumn Craft & Treasure Market, hosted by the Sycamore Music Boosters, has become one of the best craft fairs in the Midwest. Situated […]


Think Floyd USA

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

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. Featuring nine passionate […]

Edgebrook Golf Club Wine Tasting

Edgebrook Golf Club 2100 Suydam Rd, Sandwich

Wine Tasting at Edgebrook on Saturday, November 6th from 4-7pm. Their wine distributor is offering the taste of several choice wines to sample. Some are available for purchase, if you […]

Hands-On History featuring “Painting Possibilities”

DeKalb County History Center 1730 N. Main Street, Sycamore, IL

The DeKalb County History Center is inviting families to discover fun stories connected to local artist Cora Miner. One of her pieces was showcased during the Chicago World’s Fair in […]


NIU Huskie Alumni & Fan Watch Party at Fatty’s

Fatty's Pub and Grille 1312 W Lincoln Hwy,, DeKalb, IL

DeKalb County NIU Alumni and Fans are invited to come together to cheer on the Huskies while they are on the road at THE BEST NIU watch party. We are […]


Chris Young & Famous Friends Tour

NIU Convocation Center 1525 W. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL

THIS EVENT HAVE BEEN POSTPONED   Outback Concerts and Pepper Entertainment present Chris Young and the Famous Friends Tour . Coming to the NIU Convocation Center on Saturday, November 20, […]

Hometown Bar & Grill Presents: Barb City Babes!

Hometown Bar & Gill 241 E Lincoln Hwy, DEKAlb, IL

Hometown Bar and Grill is presenting an incredible drag show! It's never a dull night with Moana! So come on out and have your senses assaulted! You'll leave dazed and […]


CASA’s Whiskey, Wine & Cheese 2021

348 Merry Oaks Dr. 348 Merry Oaks Dr., Sycamore, IL

CASA DeKalb County, Inc. is a non-profit organization that advocates for and serves as the voice for children in DeKalb County who have experienced abuse or neglect. Please join us […]

Sycamore Walk with Santa

Downtown Sycamore Sycamore, Illlinois

Bundle up and bring the entire family downtown Sycamore on Friday, December 3!! Join us as we welcome Santa to Sycamore. The Sycamore Fire Department will escort Santa and Ms. […]


Merry Little Sandwich Christmas

Veteran's Park Gazebo 143 E. Railroad Street, Sandwich

TRee lighting ceremony at this community's favorite holiday event! Visit downtown businesses for family friendly activities!  


Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

Since bursting to national acclaim after appearing as semi-finalists on ‘America’s Got Talent’ and winning the top honors on TRU TV’s ‘Fake Off’, Lightwire Theater has gone on to enthrall […]


Visit with Santa

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

See Santa live! Visit with Santa inside his house to share your Christmas wishes! Take a picture with Santa, drop off your Christmas list, and take home a candy cane! […]


Visit with Santa

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

See Santa live! Visit with Santa inside his house to share your Christmas wishes! Take a picture with Santa, drop off your Christmas list, and take home a candy cane! […]


Chili Cook-off

Sycamore Golf Club 940 E. State St, Sycamore

Who makes the best chili in Sycamore? If cooking chili is your thing, put on your apron and enter our Chili Cook-Off. Or if you are more of a taster, […]

Satisfaction – The International Rolling Stones Show

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

“Satisfaction/The International Rolling Stones Show" is the international touring tribute show to the World's Greatest Rock & Roll Band. This Billboard highly rated show is entering their 20th year in […]

$15 – $34

NIU Art Museum Biennal

NIU Art Museum 1425 W. Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL

Shown every two years, this exhibit features recent artwork by current faculty and teaching staff and highlights the artistry, research, and instruction found at NIU. The work on display represents […]


Community School Open House – Preschool through 8th Grade

St. Mary Catholic School 222 Waterman St, Sycamore, IL

Start your planning for the 2022-2023 school year and find out more about what St. Mary Catholic School in Sycamore has to offer! All are welcome to attend our Community […]


NIU Homecoming Week: October 4-9