A “Just off the Tracks” favorite. For $5 at the door on the first & third Friday’s of the month you get a night of incredible 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 Historic Square for a memorable evening.
Get ready to rock out in Woodstock at their annual ROCKTOBERFEST – OKTOBERFEST. For a weekend filled with Music, Food and Drink this fest should fit the bill. The Saturday lineup also has many family friendly events.
Head to Downtown Palatine to enjoy Live Entertainment, German food and of course some German Beer. The Palatine Rotary’s Oktoberfest also features a family friendly time on Saturday afternoon. Admission to Oktoberfest is free and all monies raised will support local charities.
Great bands (like headliner Foghat) and Pizza get together and the first Pizza Fest is born. Both Friday & Saturday will feature a fantastic music lineup, as well as activities for the kids. All within walking idstance of the train.
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.
Head to Downtown Palatine to enjoy some German food and of course some German beer at the Palatine Rotary’s Oktoberfest.The fest features live entertainment, and on Saturday afternoon-family activities. Best of all admission to Oktoberfest is free and all monies raised will support local charities.
Grab some chairs or a blanket and head to Downtown Crystal Lake for Lunch or Dinner in the Park. Enjoy some live music and grab a bite to eat on site or at one of the Downtown’s great restaurants. This event is free and great for families.
Kick off the summer festival season with a trip to Chicago SausageFest conveniently located by Wrigley Field. This two day event will feature continuous live music, great food and drink benefiting the Prostate Cancer Foundation. One of the festivals highlights will be the crowning of the 2012 Sausage King.
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!
Barrington has it all going on this weekend! Sidewalk Sale Days and Barrington’s first Summer Fest. The festival will feature great music with 8 live bands, great food all by local restaurants and a great time for all.