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Dragology

Jan. 24, 2018 - Jan. 24, 2018 , 7 PM - 9 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Dragology is a show that brings talent and education to McHenry County about drag! The show is a place where anyone can come and have a good time with drag queens and kings. Dragology is a place to ha...

4 on 4 Pond Hockey Tournament

Jan. 27, 2018 - Jan. 27, 2018 , 8am
Woods Creek Lake
228 Indian Trail
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460
Lace up your skates, grab your hockey stick, and play for this year's trophy! Recruit your team and sign up for the Annual Pond Hockey Tournament played on Woods Creek Lake, January 27. All games a...

Country Line Dance Party

Jan. 27, 2018 - Jan. 27, 2018 , 7-9 PM
Grand Oaks Rec Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0680
Join us for a fun night out on the town! Complimentary dance lesson kicks off the evening from 7:15-8:00pm, then let the party begin. Dance the rest of the night away to your favorite traditional coun...

Food & Wine Pairing - Italian Wine Dinner

Jan. 27, 2018 - Jan. 27, 2018 , 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Loyola University Chicago Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-1032
Italian regional cuisine paired with spectacular Italian wines. This dinner starts with a wine reception with hand-passed appetizers and leads to the five-course dinner....

Louie Anderson

Jan. 27, 2018 - Jan. 27, 2018 , 8 PM - 11 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Three-time Emmy Award-winner Louie Anderson is returning to Raue Center's Stage in 2018! Anderson, who was named one of the "100 greatest stand-up comedians of all time" by Comedy Central, is one o...

This Is What EPIC Looks Like (TIWELL)

Jan. 27, 2018 - Jan. 27, 2018 , All Day
Wilmot Mountain (ski/snowboard side)
11931 Fox River Rd
Wilmot, WI 53192
262-862-2301
This event highlights the Vail Resorts' Epic family with a signature item/activity from each resort. Grab your passport at the EPIC Tent in the plaza when you arrive. Stop by at least 5 activat...

Norge Ski Club's International Winter Tournament 2018

Jan. 27, 2018 - Jan. 28, 2018 , 11:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Norge Ski Club House
100 Ski Hill Rd
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
847-639-9718
Norge Ski Club's International Winter Tournament 2018 January 27th and 28th, 2018 Noon - 4:00PM Gates Open at 11:00AM SAT. JAN 27 SUN. JAN 28 Junior Competition K70 - US Cup Five Hills Tournam...

Wizard Dinner in the Great Hall

Jan. 28, 2018 - Jan. 28, 2018 , 3pm-6pm
The Shores of Turtle Creek
7908 Winn Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081
815-675-0001
Wizard Themed Dinner in The Great Hall! Dust off your wizard cloaks and join us for a night full of magic and fun! Our Lodge will be fully decorated with fun scenes & holiday decorations! The f...

Ho-Down

Feb. 3, 2018 - Feb. 3, 2018 , 7pm-12am
The Shores of Turtle Creek
7908 Winn Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081
815-675-0001
YOU ARE WANTED SATURDAY FEBRUARY 3RD Come on out for some lively dancing and Country Line Dancing! Not sure how to step? The evening will start with line dance lessons from 7pm to 9pm. DJ starts...

SNOWBIRD SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

Feb. 3, 2018 - Feb. 3, 2018 , 9am - 3pm
Lippold Park
851 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0680
Get a team together and enter our 16" Snowbird Softball Tournament. Weather permitting, games will be played at the Boncosky Softball Complex at Lippold Park. A single elimination with consolation div...

Woodstock Groundhog Days

Feb. 1, 2018 - Feb. 4, 2018
Historic Woodstock Square
121 E Van Buren St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-334-2620
In 1993, the Harold Ramis movie "Groundhog Day" was filmed in and around Woodstock. Every Year since, on February 2 at 7:07 a.m., Woodstock Willie emerges from his tree stump in the center of the squ...

Anniversary Celebration

Feb. 2, 2018 - Feb. 4, 2018 , 10AM-5PM
Silver Prairie Natural Soap Company 124 Cass Street, Woodstock, IL
124 Cass St
Woodstock, IL 60098
630-207-9968
Celebrate our 1 year anniversary while also enjoying the Groundhog Day celebrations. It has been an amazing first year at out store on the Woodstock Square and we want to celebrate with you! Stop in f...

Bob Saget

Feb. 7, 2018 - Feb. 7, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Comedy for adults... or people with really good fake IDs Yes, Bob Saget has starred in many successful television shows, including two of the most family-friendly shows in TV history ("Full House" ...

Heartwarming Hebron

Feb. 10, 2018 - Feb. 10, 2018 , 10 AM to 4 PM
Hebron IL 60034
Downtown Hebron/Alden Hebron High School
Hebron, IL 60034
815790-7267
Horse and Carriage Rides Pony Rides Train Displays Barb Wire Display Crafters Vendors, Raffles for TV and Gift Baskets Cookie decorating, Cocoa McHenry County Historical Society Bus The Jame...

Live Music at Rush Creek Distilling

Feb. 10, 2018 - Feb. 10, 2018 , 7-10pm
Rush Creek Distilling
1501 WEST DIGGINS STREET
Harvard, IL 60033
815-943-7874
Rush Creek Distilling is excited to welcome back P B & J! Enjoy this FREE show along with our adventurous spirits. Drink specials and tastings will be available. **No Cover Charge**...

Wilmot Mountain 80th Anniversary Celebration

Feb. 10, 2018 - Feb. 10, 2018 , All Day
Wilmot Mountain (ski/board side)
11931 Fox River Rd.
Wilmot, WI 53192
262-862-2301
Join us to celebrate 80 iconic years of Winter fun at Wilmot Mountain! In February of 1938, Walter Stopa opened the gates of Wilmot Hills Ski Area for what he thought was going to be a small group,...

WSRep presents Love Letters

Feb. 9, 2018 - Feb. 11, 2018 , Feb 9, 10 @ 8p | Feb 11, 18 @ 3p
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
LOVE LETTERS by A.R. Gurney directed by Robin M. Hughes featuring Shannon Mayhall & Frank Gaughan FEB 9 – 11 When Andrew Makepeace Ladd III accepts an invitation to Melissa Gardner's b...

Sweetheart Tea

Feb. 11, 2018 - Feb. 11, 2018 , 3:00-4:30PM
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-477-5873
Bring your sweet heart to the Colonel Palmer House for an elegant luncheon tea. The historic home with Victorian parlors are the perfect setting to bring that someone special.Tables of four can accomm...

WSRep LAB Series presents Miss Expanding Universe

Feb. 12, 2018 - Feb. 12, 2018 , 7 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Miss Expanding Universe by Conor McShane Presented by WSRep LAB Series FREE Admission A comedic family drama. Seventeen-year-old Amber runs away to Chicago with no job, no money, and no plans...

Creative Living Series: Lindsay Mican Morgan presents the Art Institute of Chicago's Thorne Rooms -Tiny Grandeur

Feb. 15, 2018 - Feb. 15, 2018 , 10 a.m.
Woodstock Opera House
121 East Van Buren
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 338-5300 box office
Art Institute of Chicago's caretaker, Lindsay Mican Morgan, will take the audience on a "tour" to see 68 houses, none bigger than a shoebox. Scaled replicas of historic, grand homes from the Middle Ag...

A Valentine's Comedy Show

Feb. 17, 2018 - Feb. 17, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Come celebrate Valentine's Day with Raue Center For The Arts and 700 of your closest friends! Raue Center is excited to announce comedians Rachel Bradley and Kevin Bozeman will take the stage for a hi...

Tropixplosion - Living proof that Island music can ROCK!

Feb. 17, 2018 - Feb. 17, 2018 , 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
The Listening Room at the Dole
401 Country Club Rd
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Transport yourself from the Chicago Winter Blues to the Islands come enjoy Jimmy Buffett favorites & Caribbean beats! Tropical/Rock hybrid party band. Authentic Caribbean tunes, reggae, rock favorite...

IVY FORD BAND--- Free Music and Dancing

Feb. 23, 2018 - Feb. 23, 2018 , 7 PM Doors Open Performance from 8-11PM
Park Place Banquets
406 W. Woodstock Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-477-5871
FREE MUSIC & DANCING. Enjoy Smokey Blues At Its Best! Celebrate Ivy's Birthday with her! Premium Bar will be opened....

Lightwire Theater's Dino-Light

Feb. 23, 2018 - Feb. 23, 2018 , 7 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
A glow-in-the-dark adventure! "Dino-Light," formerly known as "Darwin the Dinosaur," was the recipient of the prestigious Jim Henson Foundation Grant and first feature-length theatrical production ...

An Evening of Percussion

Feb. 24, 2018 - Feb. 24, 2018 , 7 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
A Crystal Lake FAVORITE! Returning for the 8th straight year, this community fundraiser is always a sellout! The Crystal Lake Strikers All-Star Drumline leads multiple groups of outstanding musicia...

Live Music at Rush Creek Distilling

Feb. 24, 2018 - Feb. 24, 2018 , 7-10pm
Rush Creek Distilling
1501 WEST DIGGINS STREET
Harvard, IL 60033
815-943-7874
Rush Creek Distilling is excited to welcome another talented local artist to our distillery. Vince Chiarelli comes from a blood-line of musical tradition. Not only has he inherited his grandfather'...

Live Music at Rush Creek Distilling

Mar. 3, 2018 - Mar. 3, 2018 , 7-10pm
Rush Creek Distilling
1501 WEST DIGGINS STREET
Harvard, IL 60033
815-943-7874
If you have an Adventurous Spirit you won't want to miss this event! Un-Hich'D, a pop/country/rock dou, will be performing live from 7 pm to 10 pm. Stop in for live music, tastings, and cocktail sp...

Felix and Fingers: Dueling Pianos

Mar. 8, 2018 - Mar. 8, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling pianos show to Raue Center's stage! Brought to you by the National Piano Conference. Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos is a high energy, all reques...

My Sister's Dress

Mar. 10, 2018 - Mar. 10, 2018 , 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center Huntley
10450 W. Algonquin Road
Huntley, IL 60142
815-271-5444
The 11th Annual My Sister's Dress Event is now collecting new and almost-new formal gowns and accessories benefiting local non-for-profit organization, Home of the Sparrow. Home of the Sparrow's miss...

The Irish Comedy Tour

Mar. 10, 2018 - Mar. 10, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
They're Irish, They're American, and They're Not Holding Back! The Irish Comedy Tour takes the party atmosphere of a Dublin pub and combines it with a boisterous, belly-laugh band of hooligans. ...

Creative Living Series: Mary Skinner talks Mary Sendler: In the Name of Their Mothers

Mar. 15, 2018 - Mar. 15, 2018 , 10 a.m.
Woodstock Opera House
121 East Van Buren
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 338-5300 box office
Filmmaker Mary Skinner, the daughter of a Polish World War II orphan, spent 7 years making Irene Sendler: In the Name of Their Mothers. The award-winning documentary had its National PBS premiere in 2...

Country Line Dance Party

Mar. 17, 2018 - Mar. 17, 2018 , 7-9 PM
Grand Oaks Rec Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0680
Join us for a fun night out on the town! Complimentary dance lesson kicks off the evening from 7:15-8:00pm, the let the party begin. Dance the rest of the night away to your favorite traditional count...

Forts on the Court

Mar. 17, 2018 - Mar. 17, 2018 , 6:30-8:30 pm
The Racket Club
9101 S. Route 31
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
847-658-5688
Join us for Epic Fort Building Battle. We'll supply sheets of cardboard and duct tape..you do the rest! Prizes will be awarded for MOST LIKELY TO SURVIVE AN EARTHQUAKE, BEST THEME and FAN FAVORITE! Fa...

Disney's The Little Mermaid

Mar. 2, 2018 - Mar. 18, 2018 , March 2, 9, 10, 16, 17 @ 8:00pm and March 3, 4, 11, 17, 18 at 2:00pm
Woodstock Opera House
121 W Van Buren St. Woodstock, Illinois 60098
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-814-4889
This spring dive Under the Sea and splash around the magical world of Disney's The Little Mermaid the Musical presented by TownSquare Players. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved st...

An Evening with Steve Cochran & Friends

Mar. 24, 2018 - Mar. 24, 2018 , 8 PM - 11 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Raue Center is excited to welcome Steve Cochran back to the stage along with John DaCosse and Mike Toomey for an evening of hilarious comedy! A radio personality for over 30 years, Steve Cochran ha...

Breakfast with the Bunny

Mar. 24, 2018 - Mar. 24, 2018 , 9:30-11:00 am
Park Place Banquets
406 W. Woodstock Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
814-477-5871
While you are enjoying a traditional breakfast buffet (eggs, pancakes, sausage, hash browns, muffins, fruit, milk, juice and coffee), the Easter Bunny will hop through the room making stops at each ta...

Doggy Egg Hunt

Mar. 24, 2018 - Mar. 24, 2018 , 1:00-@2:00 PM
Rotary Building at Veterans Acres
431 N. Walkup Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0680
Hop on over our Dog Egg Hunt! Help your dog sniff out treat filled eggs hidden in Veteran Acres. Please bring a basket or bag to collect eggs. Each dog will be able to collect up to 10 eggs. Arrive o...

Saturday Night Dance--- RUMBA

Mar. 24, 2018 - Mar. 24, 2018 , 7-10 pm
Main Beach Pavilion
300 Lake Shore Drive
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0680
Dance as the moonlit lake shimmers through the windows at Main Beach! Choose a partner (singles and couples welcome), and swing and sway your way to a wonderful evening in our newly-renovated Main Bea...

Bunny Trolley Hop

Mar. 31, 2018 - Mar. 31, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Spring is here, and what better way to celebrate than with a festive train ride with the Easter Bunny, egg hunts, and more....

Live Music at Rush Creek Distilling

Mar. 31, 2018 - Mar. 31, 2018 , 7-10pm
Rush Creek Distilling
1501 WEST DIGGINS STREET
Harvard, IL 60033
815-943-7874
You don't want to miss this show! Kai Andersen & The Pickups are an amazing group that will leave you humming their catchy tunes and wanting more. Stop into Rush Creek Distilling to check out this gro...

Los Lobos

Apr. 7, 2018 - Apr. 7, 2018 , 8 PM - 11 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Los Lobos, the multiple Grammy Award-winning rock band best known for their hit version of "La Bamba," are returning to Raue Center for another Latin-infused show in 2018! Los Lobos released their ...

Felix and Fingers: Dueling Pianos

Apr. 12, 2018 - Apr. 12, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling pianos show to Raue Center's stage! Brought to you by the National Piano Conference. Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos is a high energy, all request...

Great Lakes Steelpan Festival 2018

Apr. 14, 2018 - Apr. 14, 2018 , 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Creekside Middle School
3201 Hercules Rd
Woodstock, IL 60098
Providing an environment in which panists of all ages and experience level can gather and learn is why The Great Lakes Steelpan Festival exists. Whether you are a teacher, student, professional musici...

Creative Living Series: Melisaa Hannon's Peace and Paws Dog Rescue - Accent on the Smiles

Apr. 19, 2018 - Apr. 19, 2018 , 10 a.m.
Woodstock Opera House
121 East Van Buren
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 338-5300 box office
Peace and Paws co-founder Melissa Hannon will reveal how a nonprofit run by a skeleton crew grew as an organization which resulted in adoptions of over 3,000 shelter dogs. By using the power of social...

Ladies Night Out

Apr. 19, 2018 - Apr. 19, 2018 , 5pm - 9pm
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
Ladies — bring your mothers, sisters, daughters, girlfriends (whoever!) downtown for lots of fabulous food, music, special deals, and more! Check in at the Raue Center (26 N. Williams). The f...

Saturday Night Dance--- American Tango

Apr. 28, 2018 - Apr. 28, 2018 , 7-10 pm
Main Beach Pavilion
300 Lake Shore Drive
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-459-0680
Dance as the moonlit lake shimmers through the windows at Main Beach! Choose a partner (singles and couples are welcome), and swing and sway your way to a wonderful evening in our newly-renovated Main...

Mother Daughter Tea

Apr. 29, 2018 - Apr. 29, 2018 , 12:30-2:00 pm
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-477-5873
This popular spring event for mothers, daughters and ladies of all ages celebrates the generations. Relax in the comfort of the Colonel Palmer House parlors while staff serves a sumptuous luncheon tea...

Mother Daughter Tea

Apr. 29, 2018 - Apr. 29, 2018 , 3-4:30 pm
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-477-5873
This popular spring event for mothers, daughters and ladies of all ages celebrates the generations. Relax in the comfort of the Colonel Palmer House parlors while staff serves a sumptuous luncheon tea...

WSRep LAB Series presents Group

May. 7, 2018 - May. 7, 2018 , 7 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Group by Alex Rubin Presented by WSRep LAB Series FREE Admission A drama of friendship and healing. In a quiet New Jersey beach town, four women are about to have a very unusual reunion. Kar...

Rita Rudner

May. 12, 2018 - May. 12, 2018 , 8 PM - 11 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Algonquin, IL 60014
815-356-9212
The longest-running solo comedy show in Las Vegas history! A house-filling favorite in Las Vegas, Rita Rudner is known for her epigrammatic one-liners. With the longest-running solo comedy show in ...

Memorial Day at the Illinois Railway Museum

May. 26, 2018 - May. 28, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
The summer begins! Steam, diesel, and electric trains will operate all three days. Active military personnel and their families admitted FREE with military ID....

Railway Post Office Days

Jun. 9, 2018 - Jun. 10, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
See how railroads played a major part in handling of the U.S. mail; visit a post office on a train; see live "mail grabs," mail being transferred on and off a speeding train....

One-Man Dark Knight: A Batman Parody

Jun. 15, 2018 - Jun. 15, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Why so serious? Written and Performed by Charles Ross Directed by TJ Dawe From the madmen behind "One-Man Star Wars" and "One-Man Lord of the Rings" comes an irreverent parody and homage to the...

Chicago Day at the Illinois Railway Museum

Jun. 16, 2018 - Jun. 16, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Commemorate the 60th anniversary of the last day of streetcar operation in Chicago. The past lives on as you ride streetcars, "L" trains, interurbans, and commuter trains that served Chicago....

One-Man Lord of the Rings

Jun. 16, 2018 - Jun. 16, 2018 , 8 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
One Man to do it all. One Man to rule them all! Written and Performed by Charles Ross Directed by TJ Dawe The extremely talented Canadian actor Charles Ross who brought you "One-Man Star Wars Tri...

One-Man Star Wars Trilogy

Jun. 16, 2018 - Jun. 16, 2018 , 3 PM - 5 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
One Man to do it all. One Man to rule them all! Written and Performed by Charles Ross Directed by TJ Dawe Canadian actor and uber geek, Charles Ross, brings his solo madcap creation "One-Man Star...

WSRep LAB Series presents The Excavation of Mary Anning

Jun. 18, 2018 - Jun. 18, 2018 , 7 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Algonquin, IL 60014
815-356-9212
The Excavation of Mary Anning by Ian August Presented by WSRep LAB Series FREE Admission A fanciful history of a truly remarkable woman. 19th-century fossil hunter Mary Anning moves to tear d...

Trolley Weekend

Jun. 30, 2018 - Jul. 1, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Vintage trolley equipment will operate each day. Great photo opportunities for the traction/trolley fans. You will be able to ride this equipment on the main line and streetcar line....

Day Out With Thomas™

Jul. 14, 2018 - Jul. 22, 2018 , 9:00am-6:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Family favorites Thomas the Tank Engine and Percy return to the Illinois Railway Museum! Enjoy a day of family fun with all of your friends from the Isle of Sodor....

WSRep LAB Series presents Snowfall

Jul. 30, 2018 - Jul. 30, 2018 , 7 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Snowfall by Robin Brooks Presented by WSRep LAB Series FREE Admission A fractured family drama. When artist, Li, and her architect boyfriend become snowbound in their new home, only one thing...

Vintage Transport Extravaganza

Aug. 5, 2018 - Aug. 5, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
One of the largest vintage vehicle shows in Illinois: cars, trucks, fire engines, buses, and motorcycles, a vast array of vintage motorized vehicles join the rail collection for just one day! Ride a s...

Diesel Weekend at the Illinois Railway Museum

Aug. 11, 2018 - Aug. 12, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Feel the ground shake as powerful vintage diesels pass in review at the depot. Ride on a train pulled by one of these giants. Great photo opportunities for diesel fans....

Labor Day Weekend at the Illinois Railway Museum

Sep. 1, 2018 - Sep. 3, 2018 , 10:30am-9:30pm Saturday and Sunday, 10:30am-5:00pm Monday
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Join us for three days and two evenings of fun. Enjoy a twilight ride Saturday and Sunday, when trains operate until 9:30pm, and help us celebrate the 100th birthday of steam engine Frisco 1630....

Museum Showcase Weekend

Sep. 15, 2018 - Sep. 16, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
An opportunity to see and ride some of the less frequently run equipment at IRM as we honor the volunteers who make the museum work. Great photo opportunities!...

2nd Annual Vendor & Craft Fair

Sep. 21, 2018 - Sep. 21, 2018 , 5 pm to 10 pm
Countryside Banquets
28874 Route 120
Lakemoor, IL 60051
262-344-2061
This is a chance for crafters and direct sale vendors to show the public what they do for a living. The event is free to attend. If interested in being a crafter or direct sale vendor for the event...

Bus Day at the Illinois Railway Museum

Sep. 29, 2018 - Sep. 29, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Where the rubber meets the road. Join us for trolley bus and motor bus rides and see other buses that will be open and on display. Great photo opportunities. The "Bus Stop Shop" will be open to buy ex...

Ladies Night Out

Oct. 11, 2018 - Oct. 11, 2018 , 5pm-9pm
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
Ladies — bring your mothers, sisters, daughters, girlfriends (whoever!) downtown for lots of fabulous food, music, special deals, and more! Check in at the Raue Center (26 N. Williams). The f...

Milwaukee Transit Day

Oct. 13, 2018 - Oct. 13, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
The history of public transit in the Cream City is celebrated with special operations, exhibits, and tours of electric street railway and interurban equipment from Milwaukee....

Pumpkin Train

Oct. 20, 2018 - Oct. 21, 2018 , 10:30am-5:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Pick up your pumpkin by train and enjoy some family-themed Halloween fun. Kids encouraged to come in costume for a special treat!...

Happy Holiday Railway

Nov. 24, 2018 - Dec. 16, 2018 , 1:00pm-7:00pm
Illinois Railway Museum
7000 Olson Road
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391x2
Embark on a magical train ride through the winter countryside with Santa Claus himself! Warm treats will be served and gifts for kids on Santa's "Good List." Tickets available after August 1st on our ...

World Tai Chi and QiGong Day

Now - Apr. 25, 2105 , 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Woodstock Square Mall
110 Johnson St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
847-458-0377
Global Event April 25th in the Historic Woodstock Square will offer FREE Tai Chi Harvard Health Publications has called Tai Chi Medication in Motion for all the myriad health issues it has been prove...
 





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