2015 West Manchester Road Wheaton, IL 60187 +1 630 871 2183
The Dupage County Fairgrounds is located in the heart of this small city. It is the venue for the Dupage County Fair, which is an annual event. The grounds are mostly used for the fair but also entertain other local events. The fair is it's main attraction that pulls in large crowds to celebrate together. They have a number of events like contests, shows and more. Do contact for more details.
8600 West North Avenue Melrose Park, IL 60160 +1 708 343 4800
The Maywood Park Racetrack is a premier horse racing track located in central Melrose Park that attracts thousands of visitors each year. Usually used for harness racing, the park is a regular venue for international tournaments and large-scale events. The park is furnished with modern facilities that ensure a safe event. With a seating capacity of around 33,000, the Maywood Park Racetrack is one of the biggest tracks of the state. Apart from hosting races, the park also hosts meetings, conferences and major corporate events. Check website for details.
2200 West Euclid Avenue Arlington Heights, IL 60006 +1 847 385 7500
Founded more than 80 years ago, this horse race track outside of Chicago offers something special for everybody. Every day of the season you can enjoy the live racing, listen to some good live music and indulge with great food specials. For those with little ones, Arlington park is also very family friendly. Bring your own food and drinks and spend a fun afternoon with the kids. Every Sunday is Family Day with special themes each week, petting zoo and pony rides. For more information on races and upcoming events, be sure to visit the website.
1520 South Wabash Avenue Chicago, IL 60605 +1 312 447 0201
A popular martini lounge, this bar has everything it takes for a fun night out. Apart from the long list of martinis, they also offer beer, champagne, wine, whiskey, scotch and more. Sit at the beautifully illuminated bar or pick a comfortable cushioned chair to unwind. Relish the delicious martinis as you listen to live jazz performances every Tuesday and Wednesday night.
306 Lemont Street Lemont, IL 60439 +1 630 257 2972
Built in 1861, the Lemont Methodist Episcopal Church is a historic landmark on Lemont Street in Lemont, Illinois. It holds significance by being a community activities center, and was also used as a recruiting depot during World War I. The architecture of the building finds inspiration in that of New England Churches replete with a bell tower and spire. It was listed on the National Register in 1986.
704 Main Street Evanston, IL 60202 +1 847 866 7374
Dave's Down to Earth Rock Shop was launched by Dave Douglass over four decades ago. This place is more than a business, it is a museum of geological and paleontological oddities. Peruse the well-curated private collection of the Douglass family that was sourced over time from their travels across the world. It is a collector's paradise with unique gemstones, minerals, fossils and jewelry on sale. Head downstairs to the basement to their fascinating dinosaur museum.
9501 Skokie Boulevard Skokie, IL 60077 +1 847 673 6300
Comprising of a two theaters, a large lobby, a rehearsal hall as well as meeting rooms, the North Shore Center for Performing Arts has gained the reputation of being one of the best venues for performing arts. This award-winning venue has played host to dance shows, classical concerts, theatrical performances and several other cultural activities. One can also rent the premises of the venue for private functions.
201 Schaumburg Court Schaumburg, IL 60193 +1 847 895 3600
Art lovers are in for a great time at the Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg Court. This modern art center features a premier theater with a seating capacity for 442 guests and hosts plays and concerts by locals as well as touring groups. Apart from the performing arts, the center is also known for the art exhibitions held inside the Herb Aigner Gallery by artists from across the world. With events held throughout the year, you can rely on the Prairie Center for the Arts for artistic gratification.
601 North Martingale Road Schaumburg, IL 60173 +1 847 592 9700
What do you get if you put three million LEGO bricks under one roof and throw in a whole lot of fun? If your answer is Legoland Discovery Center, then you're absolutely right! One of the main attractions of the center is the miniature models of major Chicago landmarks, all made from LEGO. It also has several fun rides, interesting workshops and something called a LEGO 4D Cinema.
163rd Street & Dixie Highway Markham, IL 60428 +1 708 259 7300 /+1 708 543 4938/+1 708 331 2677
Adrianna's Banquet Hall is an elegant venue that provides a perfect setting to celebrate every occasion. This spacious venue can be converted to three adaptable spaces according to the capacity requirements. Their exquisite lunch and dinner banquet menu is a real treat to the guests attending these events. To reserve the venue or simply know more about them, check the website.
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