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The Oak Park Area offers a wide range of events throughout the year. To view a list of events in our area, select a month below or check out one of this months upcoming events! All information has been updated to the best of our knowledge. We recommend calling your chosen destination before you visit to verify times, dates or hours of operation.

 

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Below is a list of the next 30 upcoming events in and around the Oak Park Area. Use the search form above to find additional events.

Dates Event Name / Description Location Type
05/18/2016- 08/31/2016 Walk-In Wednesdays
Every Wednesday 11AM-2PM Suggested donation of $2 or bring a non-perishable item for the Oak Park Food Pantry!...More!
Cheney Mansion
220 N. Euclid Ave
Oak Park, IL
708-725-2500
Event
05/21/2016- 10/29/2016 Oak Park Farmer's Market
7:00AM-1:00PM Every Saturday from May 21 through October. The Oak Park Farmers' Market offers high quality, locally grown produce in the friendly,...More!
Pilgrim Church Parking lot
460 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL
708.358.5780
Event
05/28/2016- 09/05/2016 Brookfield Zoo Festival of Flight
11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Summer Nights June 17 - Aug 13, 2016 Fridays: 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. Saturdays: 11:30am, 1:30 p.m., 3...More!
West of Tropic World
Brookfield, IL
Event
05/29/2016- 10/30/2016 Walking Tours of Riverside
The Frederick Law Olmsted Society of Riverside invites you to explore the storybook Village of Riverside. Nestled along the DesPlaines River, this Na...More!
Riverside Railway Depot
90 Bloomingbank Road
708-442-7675
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06/01/2016- 10/12/2016 Riverside Farmer's Market Opening Day
Farmers' Market Opening Day! - Wednesday, June 1 from 2:30 - 7:00 p.m. at the Historic Water Tower. The Market will be held each Wednesday afternoon ...More!
Historic Water Tower
Riverside, IL
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06/03/2016- 09/02/2016 Summer Fridays on Madison
Happy Hours with your favorite stores to kick-off the weekend! Surprise summer coolers and special deals. All open until 8PM. Stores include: Yearbook...More!
Madison Street
Forest Park, IL
708-771-5590
Event
06/14/2016- 10/15/2016 Brookfield Farmer's Market
Saturdays 8AM-1PM One of the best in Chicagoland! Select from the freshest produce, dairy, meats and baked goods in Western Cook County. Enjoy live...More!
Village Hall
8820 Brookfield Ave.
Brookfield, IL
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06/20/2016- 09/05/2016 Sculpture Walk
The Oak Park Sculpture Walk is back for a fifth season, with 12 sculptures now on display in an outdoor exhibit through Sept. 5 in Mills Park. This...More!
Mills Park
217 Home Ave
Oak Park, IL
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06/23/2016- 09/22/2016 Cruise Nights
6-9:00PM Every 4th Thursday between June and September Cruise Nights is a classic and vintage car show that takes place every 4th Thursday. You'll...More!
Constitution Court
Thomas and Madison
Forest Park, IL
708-771-7737
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07/16/2016- 08/30/2016 Environmental Education Center Tours
Saturdays: July 16, 30, August 13, 27- From 10AM-Noon Tuesdays: July 19, August 2, 16, 30- From 5-7PM Free behind-the-scenes tour of the brand...More!
Austin Gardens
167 Forest Ave
Oak Park, IL
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07/21/2016- 08/31/2016 The Natural World
New art exhibit by Marion Sirefman on display through August 2016. Marion feels fortunate that Oak Park (her home since 1984) is a welcoming place...More!
The Oak Park Conservatory
615 Garfield
Oak Park, IL
708-725-2400
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07/23/2016- 08/27/2016 The Taming of the Shrew
Two impossible outsiders wrestle their way into a hitherto un-hoped for love match and the happiest ever-afters. We bring you Shakespeare's most famou...More!
Oak Park Festival Theatre
Austin Gardens
Oak Park, IL
Concerts/Plays
07/27/2016- 08/31/2016 Working Women Wednesdays
The Connolly Family celebrates working women! Whether you work part-time, full-time or all-the-time (moms) let us help you get over the hump and into ...More!
Connolly's Public House
1109 South Blvd.
Oak Park, IL
708-613-5905
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08/05/2016- 08/26/2016 Silent Movies on the Porch
Friday evenings in August. Doors open at 7:30pm, movies begin at 8:15pm. Suggested donation of $10. Live piano music by Thomas Holmes. For a...More!
Pleasant Home
217 Home Ave
Oak Park, IL
(708) 383-2654
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08/15/2016- 09/25/2016 Chuee-Taxua
“Chuee–Taxua,” a cultural exchange project exhibiting the collaborative work of indigenous weavers from Mexico and visual artists from around the worl...More!
Concordia University-The Ferguson Art Gallery
7400 Augusta St.
River Forest, IL , IL
(708) 209-3122
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08/25/2016- 08/28/2016 Guerinfest
Thursday, August 25, 3:30- 10 p.m. Friday, August 26, 6-10:30 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2-10:30 p.m. Sunday, August 28, 2-10:00 p.m. Carni...More!
8001 W. Belmont Ave
River Grove, IL
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08/27/2016- 08/27/2016 Berwyn Route 66 Car Show
Showcase your classic, muscle or specialty car, motorcycle or truck or attend as a spectator to discover the great automotive heritage of Berwyn's his...More!
Ogden Ave at Oak Park Avenue
Berwyn, IL
708-788-8100
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08/27/2016- 08/27/2016 Food Truck Rally
3:00-9:00PM The Rotary Club of Oak Park River Forest and the River Forest Park District are proud to host our 3rd Annual Food Truck Rally in Keysto...More!
Keystone Park at The Depot
401 Thatcher
River Forest, IL
708-366-6660
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09/08/2016- 10/15/2016 Carroll Gardens
Thursdays & Fridays @ 7:30PM Saturdays @ 4:00PM (New Time!) & 8:00PM Davis and Robby were BFFs in ‘93, but that last F is a long, long time… In ...More!
16th Street Theater
6420 16th Street
Berwyn, IL
(708) 795-6704
Concerts/Plays
09/10/2016- 09/10/2016 Fall Family Garage Sale and Flea Market
8AM-1PM We will be turning the Park District parking lot into Forest Park’s very own community-wide garage sale and flea market. Clean out your at...More!
Park District of Forest Park
7501 Harrison St.
Forest Park, IL
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09/15/2016- 09/15/2016 Oak Park Regional Housing Center's Annual Benefit Gala
Doors open: 6:30 p.m., program begins: 7:30 p.m. Featuring WBEZ’s Morning Edition host & Oak Park resident, Lisa Labuz This annual benefit, at t...More!
Columbus Park Refectory
5701 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL
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09/16/2016- 09/17/2016 Oaktoberfest
Free Admission Celebrate the changing seasons at Oaktoberfest in Downtown Oak Park. Enjoy a premier music line up, delicious fall foods from local ...More!
Marion St. and North Blvd
Oak Park, IL
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09/16/2016- 09/17/2016 Berwyn's Oktoberfest
Fri- 6-11PM, Sat- Noon-11PM The event’s mid-September kick-off coincides with the original Munich Oktoberfest, which starts on September 17 this ye...More!
Berwyn’s Depot District
Windsor Ave. and Grove Ave.
Berwyn, IL
(708) 788-8100
Event
09/17/2016- 09/17/2016 Harvest Day
12pm – 4:00 pm Where: City Garden Cost: $5 suggested donation per person, free for GPCA Members and children 3 and under Simple and sustainab...More!
Garfield Park Conservatory, City Garden
300 N. Central Park Ave
Chicago, IL
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09/17/2016- 09/18/2016 15th Annual Campin' Out
You don’t have to drive hours to go on a camp-out. The Park District is turning the ball fields into our very own campground! Families are invited t...More!
Forest Park Park District Baseball/Softball Fields
Forest Park, IL
(708) 366-7500
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09/18/2016- 09/18/2016 There Goes the Neighborhood Gangster Tour
Times: 11:00AM and 1:30PM Tour departs from OP Visitors Center at 1010 Lake St. Purchase Tickets at the Visitors Center 708-848-1500 Addit...More!
Oak Park-River Forest
Oak Park, IL
708-848-1500
Event
09/18/2016- 09/18/2016 Greater Chicago Pagan Pride Day
The Pagan Pride Project works to eliminate religious intolerance between people of different belief systems. Join us for a day of rituals, shopping, ...More!
Pleasant Home
217 Home Avenue
Oak Park, IL
Event
09/24/2016- 09/24/2016 Brookfield Fine Arts Festival
9AM-4PM Painting, pottery, photogrphay, jewelry, fiber arts, crafts and more. Craft beer and wine, live music, sidewalk art contest and annual d...More!
Kiwanis Park
8820 Brookfield Ave
Brookfield, IL
Event
09/24/2016- 09/24/2016 Hop Stop Craft Beer Festival
4-7PM Riverside Foods and the Olmsted Society are once again partnering to bring you the Hop Stop craft beer festival. Sample offerings from micro-...More!
Riverside Train Station
Riverside, IL
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09/25/2016- 09/25/2016 Music Under Glass: Viennese Café with Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago
Horticulture Hall Doors open at: 10:15am (Conservatory opens to the public at 9am) Music performance: 11:00am-1:30pm Garfield Park Conservatory’...More!
Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave
Chicago, IL
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*NOTE: not all months have events listed
**Last updated on 08/23/2016











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