Get out on the town this holiday season and enjoy everything from Tree Lighting Ceremonies and Parades to Visits With Santa and Free Carriage Rides to Live Theater like A Christmas Carol or the Nutcracker Ballet. The possibilities are endless along the Northwest Line alone, so head on out and start a new Holiday Tradition of your own.
This years fireworks along the Northwest Line start on July 2nd with the last town, Fox River Grove on the 12th. So get out and enjoy the show. Many of the towns have celebrations, festivals and parades as well.
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If you are looking for a unique outing this winter the 2013 Norge Winter Ski Jumping tounament on January 26th & 27th is for you. Grab your family or a group of friends and head for Fox River Grove. Grab a drink and a bite, and gather around the fire-pit to stay warm. Watch top ranked ski jumbpers from around the world and have some fun.
If you are looking for a unique outing this winter the 2012 Norge Winter Ski Jumping tounament on January 28th & 29th is for you. Grab your family or a group of friends and head to Fox River Grove, where the International 5-Hills and Junior National Championship Qualifier will take place. Gather around the fire-pit and have some fun.
Hop on board and go bowling at one of these independently owned bowling alleys. Some alleys are smaller old school lanes, and others are larger more modern facilities, all are within easy walking distance of the train. You may want to make it your mission to “Bowl the Line” and hit each and every alley on our list.
Whether you are a singer or a songwriter, this list of venues all host open mic nights. Musicians who want a chance to showcase their talent and perform in front of a live audience will enjoy the opportunity to spend time with other artists. Even if you aren’t a performer you may want to go and lend your support.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to float above the earth? If riding in a Hot Air Balloon is something you always wanted to try, make an appointment at the Windy City Balloon Port to schedule your trip.