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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

Saturday Volksmarch 6K/10K Fun and Fitness Walk

Carroll Memorial Park

When:   Saturday, September 11 Start between 8:00 - 11:00 a.m  Finish by 2:00 p.m.​ Where:  Carroll Memorial Park, Genoa, IL ​Cost:      Free event ​Volksmarch means "people's march" in German. It is a non-competitive fitness walk of either 6k or 10K. The path winds along the beautiful Kishwaukee River and through Genoa. You are […]

FREE

Yellow Brick Road: A Tribute to Elton John

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

There is no other performer who looks and sounds so much like Elton John, nor any tribute act that provides the experience of being at an actual Elton John concert, the way Gerald Brann and Yellow Brick Road does. Brann not only bears an uncanny resemblance to the international superstar, complete with his mannerisms and […]

Great Genoa Duck Race

Carroll Memorial Park

When:    Sunday, September 12 - 10:00 a.m. until  2:00 p.m. ​Where:   Carroll Memorial Park, Genoa, IL The event is bigger and better than ever this year, and will include music from the G-K Marching Band and local D.J. legend Jake Wesner. Also featured will be jump houses, face painting, a hula-hoop contest and even […]

FREE
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Artist + Maker Market

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Join Blumen Gardens for their Artist + Maker Market 11-2pm! Shop multiple local artists and makers. June 6th, July 11th, August 8th, September 19th

FREE

Kite Fest

DeKalb Kiwanas Park South 4th Street & Fairview, DeKalb, IL

Time: 11:00 AM Location: DeKalb Kiwanis Park, South 4th Street & Fairview The DeKalb Park District is excited to once again host the annual Kite Fest! This is a FREE event. Kite Fest is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and see amazing kites! Demonstrate your own flying abilities and watch as our pilots […]

FREE
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Sycamore Farmers Market

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

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 bring our farmers and community together.  At our markets you can be assured that you are only buying direct from the farmers.  You are able to talk with each […]

free
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DeKalb Farmers Market

Downtown DeKalb DeKalb, IL

The market is open every Thursday from 10am-2pm June through September in Van Buer Plaza in Downtown DeKalb. Local vendors provide fresh produce, baked sweets, craft goods, coffee, and hot lunch from food trucks. The market accepts cash, credit and Link.

free
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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

Friends of the Poor Walk

St. Vincent DePaul 302 Fisk Avenue, DeKalb, IL

Join the Friends of the Poor as they walk through DeKalb's historic district and downtown. The 1.25-mile route will begin and end at the St. Mary Church parking lot, follow sidewalks along Fourth St., Lincoln Hwy. and First St., and not require crossing any busy streets. Check-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the west […]

$25

The Big Sing @ The Egyptian Theatre

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

DeKalb, IL - A live choral concert with a chance for the community to sing-a-long at various points, promises to be a fun-filled afternoon at the newly renovated Egyptian Theatre, September 19th at 3 p.m. “The Big Sing” features local choral ensembles Cor Cantiamo, the Northern Illinois University Concert Choir and the concert choirs from […]

Superhero Challenge

Sycamore Park District 480 S. Airport Road, Sycamore, IL

Kids love to run, play, and pretend to be superheroes. Give them the chance to do all three and plant the seeds for a lifetime of healthy habits and character! Preschoolers - 5th Grade Resident $12/Nonresident $15 Additional Sibling: Resident $9/Nonresident $12 Registration Deadline: September 12 Participants who register in advance are guaranteed a T-shirt […]

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Sycamore Farmers Market

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

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 bring our farmers and community together.  At our markets you can be assured that you are only buying direct from the farmers.  You are able to talk with each […]

free

History of DeKalb County in 100 Objects Exhibit Opening

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

The DeKalb County History Center is excited to announce the Grand Opening of the long-anticipated exhibit "The History of DeKalb County in 100 Objects." The opening is scheduled for Saturday, October 2 from 10:00 – 4:00 p.m. With over 4,500 objects (not including photos, books, or archival materials) in the History Center’s collection, selecting 100 […]

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DeKalb Farmers Market

Downtown DeKalb DeKalb, IL

The market is open every Thursday from 10am-2pm June through September in Van Buer Plaza in Downtown DeKalb. Local vendors provide fresh produce, baked sweets, craft goods, coffee, and hot lunch from food trucks. The market accepts cash, credit and Link.

free
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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

Malta Garland Festival

3rd St, Malta 3rd Street, Malta, IL

Parade, live music, food vendors, bags tournament, car show, children's activities...

FREE
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Sycamore Farmers Market

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

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 bring our farmers and community together.  At our markets you can be assured that you are only buying direct from the farmers.  You are able to talk with each […]

free

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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

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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

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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 race. Proceeds will help cover the team's travel cost and fund team scholarships. Earn your breakfast by running with the Kishwaukee cross country team. This […]

$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

FREE

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 and rock 'n' roll of every vintage. Running through the story is the sexual confusion of two middle American Ike Age kids confronted by the […]

$15

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 during lovely Illinois autumn, just before the holidays and synchronous with the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival (one of the largest festivals in the Midwest), the Market […]

$1

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 musicians and vocalists, Think Floyd USA includes several dedicated founding members who began the journey together in 2004. Deemed “absolutely amazing…the best Pink Floyd tribute […]

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 choose. Sample the charcuterie sipping from the vine. Everyone is welcome so bring your friends.

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 1933 and is featured in the History Center’s exhibit “History of DeKalb County in 100 Objects.” Miner also shared her artistic talents by giving people […]

$3

NIU STEM Café: Artistic Process and Scientific Principles: Art as a Process of Investigation

Virtual

We often think of art and science as very different processes. But for Kelly Gross and Jolien Genus, art and science share the same processes of investigation, research and relationship building. At the next STEM Café, hear from these two artists and educators about how they engage in hypothesizing, documentation and interpreting scientific principles in […]

FREE

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 competing against watch party's around the state and country...so join us in making ours THE BEST! Even if you don't love football, you won't want […]

FREE

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, 2021 with special guests Mitchell Tenpenny and Callista Clark. Tickets will be available at ticketmaster.com, by phone, or at the NIU Convocation Center box office. […]

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 confused but oddly satisfied! VIP admission at 8pm for presale tickets. Food service is available until 9pm.

$10