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!
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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.
This great once a month Market features all hand crafted items from Hand Spun yarn to jewelry to steel drums. This Market is unique! When you visit the market, stop into La Petite Creperie & Bistro,for a delicious lunch.
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.
Here is your chance to experience an old fashioned Christmas. Stroll on cobblestone streets amidst quaint shops and restaurants. Aglow with thousands of lights, decked out windows, carolers and carriage rides. Come for the day or spend the weekend in one of Woodstock’s bed & breakfasts.
Head to Woodstock, the film location of the Movie ‘Groundhog Day’, to welcome Woodstock Willie and take part in their week long celebration. You will find fun for everyone, with Walking Tours, Screenings of the Movie at the Woodstock Theater, the Groundhog Day Prognostication. Best of all, most activities are FREE!!!
Ortmann’s Red Iron Tavern is a great place to get together with friends over a drink or perhaps a game of pool. This recently renovated tavern is housed in an historic building conviently located near Woodstock Square and the Metra Train Station.
Time after time you will hear the word “charming” used to describe the Woodstock Square. If you have never been to Woodstock – one visit and you will be charmed. This excursion takes you to three Woodstock dining destinations to get a sampling of what Woodstock has to offer. Arrive early and walk around this historic Town Square.
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This Bar crawl takes you to Woodstock and Crystal Lake to visit three bars all within minutes of the train station. Eat, drink, listen to music, and maybe even play a little shuffleboard along the way. Just don’t miss the last train!