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5 THINGS TO DO | Celebrate the Arts In DuPage, Dine Out In Naperville, Shop at The Gnome Colony In G


It's official! Fall is here. Start off the season with some amazing places to see. Here are five fun things to do this month around the western suburbs. Enjoy!

1. CELEBRATE THE ARTS THIS MONTH IN DUPAGE DUPAGE–October is Arts DuPage Month, a 31-day celebration of the arts throughout DuPage County! Coordinated by Arts DuPage, a DuPage Foundation initiative, Arts DuPage Month showcases the rich cultural landscape in the region. Community members are invited to explore the local art scene and engage in its offerings. Participating organizations will extend special incentives including discounted tickets, unique receptions, and exclusive guest appearances to attendees. All Arts DuPage Month events are listed on, your online guide for arts and entertainment.


Fri & Sat, October 18 & 19, 6:30-10PM $20/Guest • Free Admission for Members NAPERVILLE–Enter the netherworld of Naper Settlement to experience over a dozen sinister attractions, spooky vendors, and spine-chilling performances during this annual celebration of the occult. Please be aware that access to the Martin Mitchell Mansion haunt is limited. Tickets available at

3. DINE OUT IN NAPERVILLE FOR FALL FAVORITES NAPERVILLE–It’s October, which means it’s officially fall and Halloween season in Naperville. Gather some of your friends or family for some food and boos at one of Naperville’s 300 restaurants. Head to an event before or after indulging in some great food and company. There’s so much to explore and eat! Visit to find your next favorite restaurant!

4. SUNDAY AT SANDWICH ANTIQUE FLEA MARKET • Sunday, October 13 SANDWICH–Grab your bestie and enjoy a relaxing day in Sandwich! Timeworn Productions welcomes you to the Sunday At Sandwich Antique Flea Market featuring Antiques, Industrial, Vintage, Furniture, Garden & Everything else in between. While in town don’t forget to visit the many antique shops and restaurants Sandwich, Illinois has to offer. The coordinators of this event strive to provide both guests and dealers an outstanding experience.

5. TREAT YOURSELF AND SHOP AT THE GNOME COLONY FOR NEW FALL FAVORITES  GLEN ELLYN– DIEM! Elevate your ensemble with an unmatched look that will keep the compliments coming and heads turning! Now you know why superheroes wear capes and by reading this now you know the The Gnome Colony Co. is the place to find the truly fabulous ones. Price points $98-$148. 485 North Main Street, Glen Ellyn



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