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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

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 for our 7th Annual Whiskey, Wine & Cheese event on Friday, December 3rd to make a difference in the life of a child and to […]

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. Claus to the Sycamore Theater at 6pm. And at 6:10 p.m. we will parade Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elf through downtown Sycamore to the […]

FREE

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!  

FREE

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 audiences worldwide with their unique combination of skill and grace as told through the technological innovations of moving light characters.  Follow the story of a […]