Nature & Outdoors

Pollinatorpallooza at Randall Oaks Zoo

Randall Oaks Zoo 1180 N Randall Rd, West Dundee, IL

Pollinatorpallooza is set for June 22, at Randall Oaks Zoo. Animals and plants live in harmony. Birds, bats, butterflies, and bees transport pollen from plant to plant so that seeds are produced. This ancient relationship is essential for human food security and all living things. Pollinators support healthy ecosystems that benefit us all. Taste honey, play pollinator games, take home […]

The Burbs Vintage Fest 6

Fox Valley Flea Market 840 N State St, Elgin, United States

Live by the Elgin area or surrounding suburbs? The 6th annual Burbs Vintage Fest will be held on June 22, from 9-5pm. Hosted at the Fox Valley Flea Market once again. Attendees will find anything from vintage clothing to sneakers to collectibles. Multiple vendors from all over the Chicago and Illinois area and more will be there.

Uncaged in the Zoo: Chi-Town Exotics

Lords Park Zoo 207 Grand Blvd, Elgin, IL, United States

Join Jimmy Sheehy as he and his varied critter pals make their first of two summer visits to Lords Park Zoo. The program is free, and so is admission to the Zoo. Hosted by Elgin Public Museum. Sponsored by Friends of Lords Park Zoo.  

Meet Me on the Rooftop Makers Market at More Brewing in Bartlett

More Brewing Co. 121 W Railroad Ave., Bartlett, United States

More Brewing Co in Barlett to host its inaugural Meet Me on the Rooftop Makers Market. Shop from a curated collection of 30+ local vendors selling an amazing selection of handcrafted/sourced goods. Savor eats from the full dining menu on the lower level and/or enjoy the specially crafted walk-up menu by Executive Chef Jon on the upper level. Sip from […]

Swiftie Sunday Funday at Atlas Chicken Bartlett

Atlas Chicken Bartlett 1048 W Army Trail Road, Bartlett, Il

There is so much Taylor Swift music, Atlas Chicken Bartlett is going to play it all day on the patio. Come enjoy a Swiftie slushie, make a bracelet, and grab a delicious lunch or dinner at Atlas. Please check the event organizer's website for all updates.

Wait, What? at Diamond Jim’s

Diamond Jim's 325 Meier St, East Dundee, IL

Wait, What? in the beer garden at Diamond Jim's in East Dundee. About the band: Wait, What? is your go-to cover band covering all of your favorite alternative hits and top 40 hits. Please check the event organizer's website for all updates.

Community Event and Fireworks in Carpentersville

Meadowdale Park

Community Event and Fireworks in Carpentersville: Schedule: Community Event - 6-9 pm Fireworks - 9:30 pm Enjoy the best fireworks show in the area. Prior to the show, join the Dundee Township Park District for a community event with entertainment, food vendors, and community partners. Note: Closed-toed shoes are required for the climbing tree structure. Meadowdale Park/Shopping Center - Besinger […]

Summer Concerts in the Park: Libido Funk Circus

Wing Park

Concerts in the Park is back and bigger than before. Listen to a variety of music throughout the season! All concerts begin at 7:00pm and run until 8:30pm. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs for a music-filled night. Concerts are free and open to the public. Food truck sale at every concert! On June 25 at Wing Park is Libido […]

Dundee Township Park District Concert in the Park: Six Speed Tranny

Grafelman Park West Dundee, IL

Dundee Township Park District's Concert in the Park to feature Six Speed Tranny on June 25, in Grafelman Park. Free. Food and drinks will be sold by the Dundee Township Lions Club. All proceeds will benefit the community. Kona Ice will be at the Tuesday Concerts Cosponsored by the Village of West Dundee. Stay in the know before you go: […]

Children’s Old-Fashioned Fun and Games at Lords Park Zoo

Lords Park Zoo 207 Grand Blvd, Elgin, IL, United States

When Elgin’s founder James. T. Gifford arrived in 1835, his family included 5 children. What kind of games and toys did little Caroline (8), Lucy (6), James H. (4), Fulton (2) and Sarah (1) enjoy? Join the Elgin History Museum as they lead families in old-fashioned lawn games and make a toy to take home. Please check the event organizer's […]

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

Gather Event Venue

Get ready to groove to the amazing sounds of Paul Willaert while enjoying delicious treats from the Waffadilla and Flying Hawaiian food trucks. A full bar will be available to keep the good vibes flowing all night long. Bring your Cocktail cup for the special drink of the week. Bring your friends, family, and neighbors for a night of music, […]

Pride Ride with Elgin Community Bikes and ELGbtq+

Elgin Community Bikes 69 S. Riverside Drive, Elgin, IL, United States

Elgin Community Bikes and ELGbtq+ present the 5th Annual Pride Ride. We welcome the community to join us for a group bike ride celebrating Pride Month. Friends and family, young and old, are welcome to attend. We'll have music to ride to, and dressing up in your PRIDE gear is highly encouraged. We'll meet on the riverside plaza across from ECB's bike […]

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