Community Events

Parking Lot Pop-Up at Gather featuring live music, food trucks

Gather Event Venue

Mark your calendars because Gather is bringing you a night of music, food, and fun at its community concert featuring the incredibly talented Nicole Devine. Get ready to groove to her amazing tunes under the stars. But that's not all- attendees can get their taste buds covered with the delicious flavors of La Catrina's mouthwatering tacos and Waffadilla's delectable waffles. […]

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Trivia at Black & Gray Brewing Co. in East Dundee

Black & Gray Brewing Co. 311 Barrington Ave, East Dundee, IL

Wednesday night trivia with Joe at Black & Gray Brewing Co. It's free; it's fun; there are prizes; and there's beer. Taproom opens at 3; game starts at 7 pm. Please check the event organizer's website for all updates. About Black & Gray Brewing Co.: Microbrewery focusing on classic craft beer styles. 26 taps. Large taproom and patio overlooking the […]

Gail Borden Public Library and Elgin History Museum Trivia Night

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

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: https://attend.gailborden.info/event/10273067. The event will […]

The Wall That Heals 2024 at Randall Oaks Park

Randall Oaks Park Dundee Township Park District

The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to West Dundee from May 22-27, at Randall Oaks Park and will be open 24 hours a day and free to the public from May 24-27. The Wall That Heals honors the more than three million Americans who served […]

James McCulla Jr. Memorial Fireworks Over the Fox River

Fox River riverfront bordering West Dundee, Carpentersville & East Dundee 42.100811, -88.280327

The James McCulla Jr. Memorial Fireworks will take place Friday, May 24. The fireworks are shot off from the footbridge over the Fox River between East and West Dundee. Event by Thom McNamee Memorial Dundee St. Patrick's Day Parade, Bandito Barneys Beach Club and Village of East Dundee.    

Bags N’ Brews Cornhole Tournament

Black & Gray Brewing Co. 311 Barrington Ave, East Dundee, IL

Black & Gray Brewing Co. in downtown East Dundee is hosting a Cornhole Tournament on May 25. If you are interested in signing up a 2-person team, please email t.kennedy@blackandgraybrewing.com & provide your team name. There is a $20/team entry fee to participate. Upon registration, you will be provided a Venmo link in order to pay the entry fee. The […]

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Bingo Sundays at the American Legion Elgin Post 57

American Legion Post 57 820 N Liberty St, Elgin

American Legion Elgin Post 57 hosts Bingo on Sundays, at 820 N Liberty St. Open to the public. Cards go on sale at 12:30 p.m.; the first game starts at 1:30 p.m. The Legion also has video slots, pull tabs, and other games in the bar area. Please check the event organizer's website for all updates.

Memorial Day Ceremony, Program in Elgin

Veteran's Memorial Park 270 N. Grove Ave., Elgin, United States

The City of Elgin is proud to support the Elgin Patriotic Memorial Association in two of their Memorial Day events, both taking place on Monday, May 27th, 2024. At Veteran's Memorial Park (270 N Grove Ave, Elgin, IL, just north of Gail Borden Public Library), the 9:30 a.m. program pays special tribute to veterans interred at sea. The Bluff City Cemetery (945 […]

Memorial Day Walk and Remembrance in Bartlett

Bartlett Park 102 N Eastern Ave, Bartlett, IL

The Memorial Day Walk & Remembrance begins at 10 a.m. at Bartlett Park, Oak and North Avenues, with an American Legion flag retirement ceremony. At 10:30 a.m. veterans, scouts, civic groups, bagpipers and residents line up for the walk to Bartlett Cemetery, which steps off at 11 a.m. At the cemetery, the remembrance continues with a cannon salute and a […]

Laura Davidson Sears Art Gallery at the Elgin Academy

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

Learn about the historical and cultural significance of this beautiful and important building now celebrating its 100th anniversary. Adult program. Elgin Academy opened the magnificent Greek Temple-inspired art gallery for all of Elgin in 1924. It operated as a public art museum, art gallery, performance venue and cultural center of the arts for both students of the Academy and the […]

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Trivia at Black & Gray Brewing Co. in East Dundee

Black & Gray Brewing Co. 311 Barrington Ave, East Dundee, IL

Wednesday night trivia with Joe at Black & Gray Brewing Co. It's free; it's fun; there are prizes; and there's beer. Taproom opens at 3; game starts at 7 pm. Please check the event organizer's website for all updates. About Black & Gray Brewing Co.: Microbrewery focusing on classic craft beer styles. 26 taps. Large taproom and patio overlooking the […]

Pets vs Pests program at the Bartlett Public Library

Bartlett Public Library District 800 S. Bartlett Road, Bartlett

Summer is a great season to enjoy outdoors with our pets. But there are precautions to take when venturing outdoor. Bees, ticks, fleas and parasites all pose a threat to our pet's health. Learn natural ways to combat these pests at this 1 hour presentation. For a small fee, there will be materials on hand to make your own all-natural […]

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