September is shaping up to be an awesome month here at Brookdale on the Park and around Naperville. With fall creeping up on us and the beautiful summer sun starting to set, we have plenty going on around town. To wrap up the summer, we want to give our residents some info on things happening around town in September!
Check out the list below.
Sept. 17 – 18
Naper Settlement will be hosting Naper Nights, a culmination to their summer concert series The historic museum is located at 523 S. Webster Street, and the gates open at 5 pm both nights.
6 pm The Doors Tribute (Of Perception)
8 pm Rolling Stones Tribute (Rocks Off)
6 pm Grateful Dead Tribute (Paradise Waits)
8 pm Phish Tribute (Runaway Gin)
Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed on the lawn
Tickets – $15 Adult, $10 Youth, Naper Settlement Members are free!
Sept. 18 – 19
This Saturday and Sunday is the Riverwalk Fine Art Fair!
This will be the 36th annual event hosted by the Naperville Art League, and will be happening along Jackson Avenue from 10 am – 5 pm both days. It’s free for everyone and features some of the best local artists, talks, children’s events, chalk art, live music, and more.
Come check out the Naperville Hispanic Heritage Festival!
It will run from 11 am to 9 pm on Saturday the 18th in Central Park (104 E Benton Ave).
Tis event celebrates Mexican heritage with food, music, art, and more. Participating businesses will feature food specials and more! The Naperville Municipal Band will be performing in the evening with their joyful tunes. The event is free of charge and open to the public. Visit www.napervillehispanicfest.com for more information.
The world’s largest event to fight Alzheimer’s, The Walk to End Alzheimer’s, takes place on Sunday, September 19th with registration at 8 am and the event beginning at 9:30 am at North Central College, Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium (455 S Brainard St). The goal is to raise $290k. Click here for more information!
The Judd Kendall VFW is hosting a .1k fun run and fundraiser for veteran and military families at the VFW National Home for Children. It starts at 10:01 am on the 19th at the Judd Kendall VFW Post (908 W Jackson Ave). $25 on race day. For more info, click here.
Pig Roast at the Judd Kendall VFW post!
The roast will take place at 6 pm on Friday the 24th and is open to the public with a raffle. Tickets are $15.
Memorial Monument Groundbreaking at Veterans Park. Gold Star Families will host this event with the Naperville Municipal Band performing at 1:45 pm on Sunday, Sept. 26th. 301 E Gartner Road.
Check out these fun, local events and support the local community!
Know of any other great events in September? Tell us in the comments!