A “Just off the Tracks” favorite. For just $5 at the door, you get a night of incredable, Chicago Quality Jazz. Stage Left Cafe is the perfect intimate setting for this fun eventing. Beer, wine and light snacks are available. Head to Woodstock’s Historick Square, for Jazz Jam, you will be glad you did.
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A Just Off The Tracks Favorite! Fourth Fridays in Harvard is a great way to spend a Friday evening. Art, Lite Appetizers and Live Music, all for $5 bucks. A cash bar with Beer & wine is also available. Grab some friends and head to Starline and see what you’ve been missing.
This excursion starts with dinner at Benedict’s La Strata, in the summer months enjoy your meal on their screened in patio.Then finish the evening with a live performance at the recently renovated Raue Center for the Arts.
Take the train to experience live theater, ballet, musical acts, family entertainment, comedy, original plays and old favorites, you can find it all. The venues are as varied as the acts and many are housed in beautiful historic buildings within minutes of a Metra Station.
For Film lovers everywhere you can have the inside track on Oscar Night!! Have you always wondered how and where you can see the Oscar Nominated Best Animated and Live Action Short Films? The Catlow Theater in Barrington is having a one day special screening on Saturday, February 23rd of all 10 nominated films. Sorry***Sold Out***
Combine live jazz music, food, wine, and art, and you have a great formula for a perfect evening. Mark your calenders for “Uncork Barrington”. This is an opportunity to sample 50 wines from around the world and pair cuisine from local restaurants to complement the wine selections. New this year, an art fair featuring select artist.
We know that practically every town has a movie theater, but few have a historic gem like the Pickwick Theatre in Park Ridge. While there, plan to eat at Affresco Pizzeria one of our new favorites. Both the theater and the restaurant will make you glad you made the trip.
Just outside the city in the Jefferson Park neighborhood, you can enjoy a live theater production at The Gift Theatre. Before the show head over to The Gale Street Inn a local landmark best known for their Baby Back Ribs. Dinner and a show only minutes from the train.
Come out for a great day of music withthe Park Ridge Civic Orchestra. All of the concerts are performed at the Historic Pickwick Theatre. Make it day or evening out by adding lunch or dinner in one of Park Ridge’s restaurants.