If you are looking for a romantic evening, a get together with good friends, or a fun family night out, these concerts are for you. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs and pack your picnic basket and head on out to enjoy an evening of live music, summer air and a sunset. Best of all they are FREE!!!
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.
If you like to take a walk at night and be able to see the decor in other people’s homes, this is for you. You are invited to tour the insides of 5 distinct Mt. Prospect Homes; during the Mount Prospect Historical Society’s 27th annual Holiday Housewalk. The walking paths are lit with beautiful luminaria, to give you that magical holiday feeling
What better way to check out some ot the best bars and restaurants in Mount Prospect than a Pub Crawl. Hop on the Metra Nortwest line and get off at the Mt Prospect station, Saturday 8/23 from 3-7 pm for the Summer Slide” Pub Crawl. Visti some of Mount Prospect favorites like Mia’s Cantina, Sam’s Place, Mrs. P & Me, Blues Bar BBQ Grill and Emerson’s Ale House.
What a better way to spend a morning or afternoon, then to shop your local market. Purchase the freshest ingredients available. Select from organic, locally sustainable produce, eggs, cheeses, humanely grown and raised meats, and more. Many of the markets have live entertainment, children’s activities, cooking classes, demonstrations and more!
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.
You don’t have to be Irish and it doesn’t have to be Saint Patrick’s Day for an Irish Celebration. Head to Mt. Prospects Irish Fest and celebrate like you are Irish. With Irish Music, Irish Dancers, Irish Food and of course plenty of Irish Beer. All in a heated tent. Hop on the Northwest Line and let Metra do the driving.
If you are looking for a special way to celebrate Easter and perhaps start a new tradition, here are some great suggestions. From Easter Egg Hunts and Visits with the Bunny to Breakfast or Lunch with the Bunny, there is something for everyone.
Get out and enjoy the last days of good weather – while enjoying some great restaurants – these all have outdoor seating, some curbside, some on beautiful patios, some with views of the Fox River.
If you are looking for a romantic evening, a get together with good friends, or a fun family night out, these concerts are for you. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs and pack your picnic basket and head on out to enjoy an evening of live music, some summer air and a sunset. Best of all they are FREE!!!