Go 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 Theatre like A Christmas Carol or the Nutcracker Ballet. The possibilities are endless along the Northwest Line alone, so head on out and start some new Holiday Traditions of your own.
Who knew that traveling in space could be achieved by first traveling on a train to The Challenger Learning Center in Woodstock. If you loved the movie “Gravity” and have ever wondered about what it would be like to have an out of this world experience, then you need to check this place out. The center offers a number of programs to entertain, educate and expand your horizons.
Are the specialty liquor shots at Ortmann’s a drink or a dessert? You decide, than let us know your favorite. Ortmann’s is located just off the square and close to the train, making it a great place to start or end your evening while in Woodstock.
For all of the Goblins and Ghouls, here are the Trick or Treat times as well as other Halloween themed activities for the towns along the NorthWest Line. Many of the Downtown areas have special festivities planned for children, like the Annual Halloween Festivities on the Square in Woodstock.
In celebration of Halloween, three different theaters will be featuring Classic Hollywood Horror Films. The only thing not scary, is the price! Ticket prices are reduced at each of the theaters. Best of all, the theaters are within easy walking distance of the train.
No tricks, just treats, when you grab your friends and plan a time to get on board for the “Bewitching Brews Bar Crawl”. This is your opportunity to try new specialty beers only offered this time of year. All of the bars are located minutes from the train. Ghoulishly good time of year for this seasonal bar crawl.
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!!!
Four bars so little time. This multi-stop pub crawl features four unique destinations, all right across the street from the train stations of each town. Hop On Board And Eat Drink And Have Fun.
The Farmers Markets are starting up, Harvard May 5th & Woodstock May 4th! Check the dates and head on out to stock up on some of the freshest ingredients available. Select from organic, locally sustainable, humanely grown and raised meats, produce, eggs, cheeses and more. Many provide live entertainment, activities, cooking classes, demonstrations and more!