Silent Book Club at Vern’s Tavern

Vern's Tavern 76 S Grove Ave, Elgin

Come to Vern's Tavern on a Thursday night from 4 p.m. to midnight for Silent Book Club and get comfy cozy in the speakeasy. Bring a book and get lost in the story while enjoying a cocktail or non-alcoholic beverage. Coffee and teas from local businesses will also be available for purchase. Vern's Tavern has created a swanky, peaceful, inviting […]

Thirsty Thursday Street Fest with Pino Farina Band

Dundee Depot

Thirsty Thursday Street Fest will offer an evening of live music on the 𝐁𝐈𝐆 Stage by 𝐏𝐢𝐧𝐨 𝐅𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐚 𝐁𝐚𝐧𝐝. Punchy bass lines, gritty guitar riffs, amazing feats of vocal dexterity all held together with a driving beat is a strong signature to Pino Farina Band’s sound. From The Beatles to the Black Crows, U2 to the Foo Fighters, Pino Farina […]

Sips n’ Sweets at More Brewing Co. Bartlett

More Brewing Co. 121 W Railroad Ave., Bartlett

Join More Brewing Co. in Bartlett at for a night of cupcakes and brews, with beer-infused cupcakes by Rebecca's Cakes. Ticket for one includes: One beer flight & one mini cupcake flight. Tickets: $35 A portion of ticket sales will be donated to Connections for Abused Women and their Children (CAWC). You can also donate directly via the following link: CAWC […]

Mel Senese live at Old Republic Kitchen + Bar

Old Republic Kitchen + Bar 155 S Randall Rd, Elgin

Mel Senese to play live on stage at Old Republic Kitchen + Bar. No Cover Show. About the artist: Mel Senese is an up-and-coming artist from Chicago who offers an inspired take on Pop/Rock. She channels the powerhouse energy of Pink, mixed with alternative flashes of Paramore and No Doubt. Inspired by the struggles of everyday life, Mel interprets and […]


Bingo at Chicago Street Pour House

Chicago Street Pour House 1350 E Chicago St, Elgin

Play Bingo from 6 to 8 p.m. every Thursday at Chicago Street Pour House. Free to play. Please check the event organizer’s website for all updates.

Summer-Themed Sip and Paint at Copper Barrel on State

Copper Barrel On State 172 S State St, Hampshire

Come join in the fun during the Sip and Paint at Copper Barrel on State. Event by Make You Brush Painters Choice $35 Up Up and Away - Hot Air Balloonschoose 11x14 or 16x20 canvas Patriotic GnomeChoose 11x14” canvas, 12x12 canvasor2’ x 71/2” wood board(returning customers if you have a wood board from a previous event please message me) 3 […]

Gail Borden Public Library and Elgin History Museum Trivia Night

Gail Borden Public Library - Main Branch 270 N Grove Ave, Elgin

Test your knowledge of local Elgin history with historian Jerry Turnquist during the Gail Borden Public Library and Elgin History Museum Trivia Night event. Participants can use a smartphone or a device (limited quantity) provided by the library to answer questions. Attendees may work alone or with a partner, or just watch the excitement unfold. Please register: The event will […]

Family Trivia Night at the Dundee Library: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Dundee Library

It’s time to gather your friends and board the Hogwarts Express. Challenge opposing houses to score points in three rounds of themed trivia based upon the third book: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Don't forget your trunk, quidditch broom and robe for this family friendly program as you compete for the House Cup. Costumes are encouraged. All Ages. […]


Free Poker at Olde Towne Inn

Olde Towne Inn 412 Bluff City Blvd, Elgin

Free poker at Olde Towne Inn, Elgin's oldest bar & grill, at 7 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. For more information about Olde Towne Inn, visit, Please check the event organizer's website for all updates.  

Country Dancing Thursday at Danny’s on Douglas

Danny's On Douglas 231 Douglas Ave Elgin, IL

Experience the best of country dancing at Danny’s on Douglas. Danny’s has everything you need for a great time: amazing music, expert instruction, and endless opportunities to show off your moves. Bring along your friends and family. All ages are welcome. Enjoy a wonderful night without breaking the bank – because this event has NO COVER CHARGE. Get ready for […]



Bamboozels 101 W Main St, West Dundee

Free Bingo at Bamboozels in West Dundee. Progressive jackpot. Also enjoy food and drink specials. Please check the event organizer’s website for all updates.

Glass Jewelry Making at Arts in Bartlett

Arts In Bartlett 215 S Main St, Bartlett

Get creative with fused glass. Award-winning mixed media artist, Kat Huddleston will guide students, step-by-step, through the process to create fused glass jewelry. Beginner through advanced students will enjoy cutting and breaking glass to create a one-of-a-kind piece. Students will create 2-3 pieces. The elements will be glued down and kiln fired. The finished pieces will be available for pick-up […]

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