Here’s your 2017 guide to farmers markets and French markets in Chicago’s western suburbs.
The River Rhapsody Concert Series in Batavia features free outdoor music concerts at 7 p.m. on select Wednesdays this summer at the Batavia Riverwalk. You are encouraged to bring a blanket or chair to sit on – and don’t forget the bug spray!
The Weekend Spotlight features the Taste of Wheaton, outdoor music concerts, outdoor movies, an air show and two kite festivals!
The Go West Guide to 30 Days of (June) Summer Fun in Chicago’s Far Western Suburbs features outdoor movies, outdoor concerts, outdoor storytimes and much more!
Cantigny Park will be showing more than a dozen movies outdoors on Friday nights as part of its Movies in the Park series. Movies start around 8:30 p.m. and are included with $5 per car parking.
Elgin’s Wing Park Bandshell will feature free concerts this summer on six Tuesday nights in June and July. There will be popcorn and other treats available to purchase from Elgin non-profits, and you’ll want to bring a lawn chair or blanket.
The Lincoln Park Gazebo in downtown St. Charles is the site of the St. Charles Park District’s summer “Concerts in the Park” series held on most Thursdays from June 1 through Aug. 17.
The 15th annual Summer Concert Series at Geneva Commons is offered on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays from June 4 through June 28. Concerts are free.
The Passport to Adventure program, sponsored by the Kane-DuPage Regional Museum Alliance, is a fun way to check out lots of new museums, nature centers, historical sites and more this summer.
The Weekend Spotlight features a Family Field Day at St. James Farm, a fine art festival in St. Charles, Kane County Cougars games and a half-dozen Memorial Day parades.