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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 […]

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. […]

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.    

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 […]

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Gilberts Community Days

Gilberts Village Hall 87 Galligan Road, Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Community Days is the Village’s annual festival to bring residents, visitors, and businesses together in a weekend long celebration of community and fun. Community Days has something for everyone: live musical entertainment on stage, free children's activities including a petting zoo, a carnival full of rides and games, local food and drinks, a classic car show, and much more. […]

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Gilberts Community Days

Gilberts Village Hall 87 Galligan Road, Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Community Days is the Village’s annual festival to bring residents, visitors, and businesses together in a weekend long celebration of community and fun. Community Days has something for everyone: live musical entertainment on stage, free children's activities including a petting zoo, a carnival full of rides and games, local food and drinks, a classic car show, and much more. […]

Elgin’s 2nd Annual Pride Parade and Festival

Downtown Elgin Elgin, IL

Elgin's second annual Pride Parade and Festival is set for June 1. The goal of the event is a safe, inclusive, family-friendly environment accessible to all who would like to attend, in downtown Elgin. The event will include a family-friendly LGBTQ+ PRIDE parade followed by a festival with a vendor marketplace, live music, and more. The first LGBTQ+ Pride Parade […]

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Gilberts Community Days

Gilberts Village Hall 87 Galligan Road, Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Community Days is the Village’s annual festival to bring residents, visitors, and businesses together in a weekend long celebration of community and fun. Community Days has something for everyone: live musical entertainment on stage, free children's activities including a petting zoo, a carnival full of rides and games, local food and drinks, a classic car show, and much more. […]

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Gilberts Community Days

Gilberts Village Hall 87 Galligan Road, Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Community Days is the Village’s annual festival to bring residents, visitors, and businesses together in a weekend long celebration of community and fun. Community Days has something for everyone: live musical entertainment on stage, free children's activities including a petting zoo, a carnival full of rides and games, local food and drinks, a classic car show, and much more. […]

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Live Music: Nicole Devine at Plank Road Tap Room

Plank Road Tap Room 39W149 Plank Rd, Elgin, IL

Music in the Garden: Nicole Devine Nicole is a country/pop singer-songwriter. She is known to cover artists ranging from Alanis Morissette to Taylor Swift. It’s her versatility that makes her special and provides a unique experience for all of her listeners. Don’t forget that Sundays are family-friendly April – October. Grab some beers, burgers and a spot on the lawn […]

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