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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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Kick off the Summer Events with the 2022 Ribfest in Naperville, IL

Ribfest is Friday – Monday, June 17th – 20th Now at DuPage Event Center & Fairgrounds in Wheaton The Exchange Club of Naperville is excited to announce the 2022 Ribfest will be held June 17 through June 20, 2022 at the DuPage Event Center and Fairgrounds in Wheaton, IL.  The venue will allow patrons plenty…

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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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Rich Local History and Unique Events and Exhibits Are Only Part of Naper Settlement and Museum

Naperville was settled and founded in 1831, and is rich in history. It was incorporated in 1857 by Joseph Naper and he became President of the Board. To preserve some of the history and showcase the development throughout the ages, Naper Settlement was created in 1969. It was founded through the City of Naperville management…

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