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Live Music Fridays

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

Join Fatty's Pub & Grille on Fridays for Live Music starting January 12th! Enjoy live music from 9pm-midnight. Jan 12th - Wait, What? Jan 19th - Michael Patterson from HiFi Superstar Jan 26th - Ryan Craig Band Feb 2nd - Mr Myers Band Duo

All Subjects Trivia Night

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Saturday, January 20th 6-8PM, join Blumen Gardens for an exhilarating evening of fun competition at Blumen Gardens’ All Subjects Trivia Night! This event is open to all ages, so gather your friends, family, and colleagues for a night of fun and knowledge. From 6-8pm, challenge your knowledge across a wide range of subjects while enjoying […]

$10

Hand Knit Blanket Workshop

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Have you made your hand knit chunky blanket or already know how? Expand your knowledge with this exciting new workshop!  Learn two new stitches to create blankets as well as how to make beautiful tassels and fringe for added flair! This workshop is specifically to learn other stitches and techniques as well as how to […]

$63
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Soup-er Sundays at Glidden Homestead

Glidden Historical Center 921 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL

Soup-er Sunday programs support the J.F. Glidden Homestead & Historical Center in DeKalb, a not-for-profit organization working to preserve the home and barn, both listed on the National Register of Historic Places. These programs will be held at 12 p.m. on the first and third Sundays of January, February and March. Visit GliddenHomestead.org for the […]

$5
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Countdown to the Oscars Film Series

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

The Egyptian Theatre is counting down to the Oscars with a film series celebrating Academy Award nominees and winners through the decades. Shown on the largest movie screen in DeKalb County, you don't want to miss this exciting lineup! Tuesday's at 7:00 PM January 16 - The Philadelphia Story January 23 - Sunset Boulevard January […]

Sixth Annual Vintage and Maker Market

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Join Blumen Gardens as they showcase 25+ Vendors for their Vintage & Maker Market on 1/26 and 1/27. Featuring antiques, vintage, farmhouse, architectural, clothes and jewelry. Friday, January 26th from 2 pm to 6 pm The Treehouse Pie Company will be selling delicious pies from 2-6pm on Friday the 26th. The Blumen Bar will be […]

$3

An Evening of Midwest Winter Stories with Kyle L. White at Open Door Coffee

Open Door Coffee 502 W Main St, Genoa, IL

Winter is for reflecting and for laughing together! Kyle L. White, a local author and artist, will share an interactive evening of Midwest stories. You’ll even pick up tips on writing your own stories. White has been described by readers and listeners as: “...Funny, relatable, and full of Midwest charm. A delight.” His books have […]

Whiskey Acres Barrel of Laughs

Whiskey Acres 11504 Keslinger Rd, DeKalb, IL

Whiskey Acres is hosting a FUN night of laughs! Host Patrick Newson and his friends are bringing a Whose Line Is it Anyway style of improv. It's time to laugh your way into the new year!

$25
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Live Music Fridays

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

Join Fatty's Pub & Grille on Fridays for Live Music starting January 12th! Enjoy live music from 9pm-midnight. Jan 12th - Wait, What? Jan 19th - Michael Patterson from HiFi Superstar Jan 26th - Ryan Craig Band Feb 2nd - Mr Myers Band Duo

Second Hand News Concert

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

Second Hand News recreates the experience of seeing Fleetwood Mac in their heyday. Made up of veteran local musicians, the band features spot-on vocal harmonies, careful attention to detail, and electric live shows. Through the talents of these seasoned performers the spirit and musicianship of Mick Fleetwood, John and Christine McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Lindsey […]

$35 – $40

NIU Women’s Gymnastics Tri Meet

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

NIU Women's Gymnastics competes in a tri meet against Eastern Michigan and Central Michigan at home.

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Countdown to the Oscars Film Series

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

The Egyptian Theatre is counting down to the Oscars with a film series celebrating Academy Award nominees and winners through the decades. Shown on the largest movie screen in DeKalb County, you don't want to miss this exciting lineup! Tuesday's at 7:00 PM January 16 - The Philadelphia Story January 23 - Sunset Boulevard January […]

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Live Music Fridays

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

Join Fatty's Pub & Grille on Fridays for Live Music starting January 12th! Enjoy live music from 9pm-midnight. Jan 12th - Wait, What? Jan 19th - Michael Patterson from HiFi Superstar Jan 26th - Ryan Craig Band Feb 2nd - Mr Myers Band Duo

Galentine’s Wellness Celebration

Kishwaukee Country Club 1901 Sycamore Rd, DeKalb, IL

Head to Kishwaukee Country Club on February 4th from 11a-2p for an extra special Galentine's Event Join Dr. Tiffany from Oz Park Wellness, and other local female entrepreneurs who are committed to sharing their expertise on becoming the best version of yourself. We will be there discussing our mission to empower our community in achieving lifelong […]

$50
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Soup-er Sundays at Glidden Homestead

Glidden Historical Center 921 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL

Soup-er Sunday programs support the J.F. Glidden Homestead & Historical Center in DeKalb, a not-for-profit organization working to preserve the home and barn, both listed on the National Register of Historic Places. These programs will be held at 12 p.m. on the first and third Sundays of January, February and March. Visit GliddenHomestead.org for the […]

$5

The St. Olaf Band

DeKalb High School 501 W Dresser Rd, DeKalb, IL

The St. Olaf Band, conducted by Henry Dorn, will perform at DeKalb High School in DeKalb on 2/5 at 7:00 pm during its 2024 Winter Tour.Founded in 1891, the St. Olaf Band performs the very best compositions and transcriptions for symphonic band, producing an exciting, crowd-pleasing style, and was dubbed “one of America’s preeminent bands” […]

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Countdown to the Oscars Film Series

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

The Egyptian Theatre is counting down to the Oscars with a film series celebrating Academy Award nominees and winners through the decades. Shown on the largest movie screen in DeKalb County, you don't want to miss this exciting lineup! Tuesday's at 7:00 PM January 16 - The Philadelphia Story January 23 - Sunset Boulevard January […]

NIU STEM Café: Good Food: Gardening, Preserving and Sustainable Food Systems

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

What does sustainability look like in your home, community and the wider world? Learn how to reduce your carbon footprint through growing and preserving your own food and find out about the innovative work being done to develop sustainable food systems in our community.You’ll walk away with some practical ideas to grow and preserve your […]

NIU Wrestling vs Lock Haven

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

NIU Wrestling plays Lock Haven University at home.

Winter Star Party at the Park District with FVAS

Sycamore Park District Community Center 480 Airport Rd, Sycamore, IL

Join Mark Wagner and the rest of FVAS to learn about astronomy. Hosted at the Sycamore Park District Community Center at 480 S. Airport Rd., this family-friendly event begins with an indoor lecture on the winter sky and the upcoming total solar eclipse in April. At 8pm, hot cocoa will be served to keep you […]

FREE
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The Little Mermaid – Sandwich Opera House

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

The Children's Community Theater of DeKalb County presents: The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid is a heartwarming story of Ariel, a mermaid who longs to be a "real girl". She is an adventurous and happy girl with a beautiful voice. Ursula, who is a wicked octopus grants her wish of trading in her tail for […]

$6 – $15

Wally Mulso at Warehouse on Park

Warehouse on Park 662 Park Ave, Genoa, IL

Wally Mulso will be performing at the Warehouse on Park on February 10th from 1:00pm-3:00pm.

Fatty’s Annual Craft Beer & Whiskey Expo 2024

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

Over 40 different beers to choose from. Brewery reps will be on hand plus a whiskey & bourbon tasting featuring whiskeys from some great brands! All ticket holders get a Fatty's logo-heavy base whiskey glass to keep! Your ticket to Fatty's Expo includes an appetizer buffet, a heavy base Fatty's logo whiskey glass to keep […]

$30
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The Little Mermaid – Sandwich Opera House

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

The Children's Community Theater of DeKalb County presents: The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid is a heartwarming story of Ariel, a mermaid who longs to be a "real girl". She is an adventurous and happy girl with a beautiful voice. Ursula, who is a wicked octopus grants her wish of trading in her tail for […]

$6 – $15

Love Letters with Deane Myers and Layni Katz

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Romance is at the heart of the American Popular Song! Join vocalist Layni Katz and pianist Deane Myers as they perform your favorite love songs. Styles may change, but love is always in fashion.Deane and Layni are both graduates of DePaul University and have performed in the Chicago area for over 30 years.This performance is […]

FREE
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The Little Mermaid – Sandwich Opera House

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

The Children's Community Theater of DeKalb County presents: The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid is a heartwarming story of Ariel, a mermaid who longs to be a "real girl". She is an adventurous and happy girl with a beautiful voice. Ursula, who is a wicked octopus grants her wish of trading in her tail for […]

$6 – $15

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Angela Hoover Live Show

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

Angela Hoover is a mother, actress and stand-up comedian and has been entertaining audiences for the better part of her adult life. Hoover was a semi-finalist on Season 8 of America's Got Talent where Howie Mandel was quotes as saying: "You are the best celebrity impressionist working today." Her impressions include: The Celebrity Housewives, Penelope […]

$25 – $30