Category Archives: Local Events

The 3 Best Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Near Brookdale in the Park

The 3 Best Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Near Brookdale in the Park   America the Beautiful As blankets are spread out on the grass and picnic baskets are filled to the brim with food, the air swirls. Beer gardens pour from flowing kegs while drinks are retrieved from ice-cold coolers, making splashes of ice…

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Get Your Best Grub on Foodie: It’s the Naperville Food Truck Festival

Naperville Food Truck Festival Saturday, May 7, 2022 Greetings, Foodies! The 3rd Annual Naperville Food Truck Festival will take place at Naper Settlement in the heart of downtown Naperville. There will be more than 25 of the best food trucks in the area, as well as live DJ entertainment, face painters, a beer garden, a…

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Naperville St. Patrick’s Day Parade this Weekend – Fun Things to Do

St. Patrick’s Day Parade March 12, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Free The West Suburban Irish’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is family-oriented, celebrating the community as a whole, the diversity of our community, and Irish-American heritage and culture. The St. Patrick’s Day Parade has become one of only a few annual events in Naperville where…

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Princess Diana Exhibition: See Her Like Never Before in Naperville

Princess Diana Exhibition: Accredited Access Category: Exhibit princessdianaexhibit.com Location: Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, IL 60523 Start Date/Time: December 01, 2021 – Hours vary End Date/Time: March 12, 2022 Enter a stunning visual journey paired with exclusive stories that trace Diana’s emotional path as she modernizes motherhood, revolutionizes fashion, and shows the world how to be human. The venue will…

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Come Enjoy the Naperville Lions Club Thanksgiving Turkey Trot and Give Back this Holiday

Naperville Noon Lions 5K Turkey Trot Thursday, November 25, 2021 8:00 am  – 10:30 am Naperville Central High School 440 Aurora Avenue  Naperville, IL  Directions Price:  $25.00 to $40.00  —Adults $35 until Oct 31, $40 thereafter; children $25 to $30 The Naperville Noon Lions Club will host its 24th annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning…

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The Best Local Halloween Events Happening Right Here in Naperville

Halloween Events With October in full swing, Halloween fun may already be on your mind. This year there are many new and returning Halloween events in Naperville to help celebrate the spooky season. Naperville Park District The Naperville Park District has a few options that are coming up: Kids Night Out – Spooktacular at the…

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Break Out the Kilts and Bagpipes – Naperville Irish Fest is Coming to Frontier Sports Complex

The first-ever Naperville Irish Fest is set to kick off August 6 and 7 at the Frontier Sports Complex! West Suburban Irish is running the event and has something in store for all ages with this fun summer event.  Carnival rides and a zone specifically for kids will be included with the Irish cultural activities,…

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The Best Farmer’s Markets in Naperville Illinois For Fresh, Local Produce

With summer in full swing, we are also in the heart of farmer’s market season. When it comes to food, nothing beats fresh, local produce from local farms. Farmer’s markets provide small businesses and farmers to showcase their items to the community, and it feels good knowing your money is going directly into your community. …

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Blast Off: The 3 Most Brilliant Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Near Brookdale in the Park

An American Dream Whoosh! The air swirls as blankets are laid on the grass, with an abundance of food overflowing picnic baskets. Ice and water splashes as drinks are pulled from ice-cold coolers while beer gardens pour from flowing kegs.  Zing! The sounds of booths, games, and rides resound as parks and kids play on…

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