SOME MEMORABLE THINGS TO DO LOCALLY AS SUMMER STARTS TO WIND DOWN
It's August and even though you might be busy with back-to-school planning, and all that comes with it, be sure to get out there and have some summer fun before the season comes to an end. There are many fabulous and fun local events, activities and more that are happening, here's a few of our favorites. Enjoy!
1. Honey & Beer Farm Dinner
HERITAGE PRAIRIE FARM • August 17
ELBURN–This annual classic Heritage Prairie Farm event celebrates the honey harvest in August. This year they will be pairing with Alter Brewing Co. to provide the evening’s brews. Beers are included in the ticket price. There will be a cash bar for wine & spirits. Reserve today!
2. Bottomless Mimosa Brunch
CRAFT URBAN • Saturdays • 10am-2:30pm
GENEVA–Come enjoy Craft Urban’s unique version of Brunch featuring innovative interpretations of familiar Brunch Classics and Craft Urban's Signature Brunch Punch with Bottomless Mimosa's. How fun!
3. JoJo’s Shakebar Mix It Mondays Mixology Classes
HELD ON MONDAYS • 21+
NAPERVILLE–Shake things up with this perfect opportunity to take your bartending skills to the next level! Each class will showcase two of JoJo's Favorite Speciality Cocktails.
Mondays: Smokin' Hot Blonde + Cotton Candy Martini
Tuesdays: Crazy, Sexy, Cool + Blueberry Gin & Juice
Wednesdays: Ferris Mule..R + Not Sangria
Thursdays: Smokin' Hot Blonde + Cotton Candy Martini
Expert instructors will guide you and teach you techniques like shaking, stirring, and muddling, as well as how to balance flavors and create your own signature cocktails. Guests must be 21+. Order tickets today!
4. Studio 64
AT ARCADA THEATRE
ST. CHARLES–Bringing the Studio 54 vibe to St. Charles...to make your own history. Studio 64 is a NEW club, located within the Arcada Theatre, on the 2nd Floor. Light bites and cocktails available for purchase.
5. FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
Downtown Glen Ellyn • August 26 & 27
GLEN ELLYN–Enjoy our outdoor lakeside fine arts festival with more than 50 booths, award winning artists, a fiber fest and space to wander, relax and listen to live folk music!