SUMMER IS HERE!
Enjoy all that the western suburbs has planned for you starting with these fun and fabulous events. Enjoy & happy summer!
1. Aurora Farmers Market
SATURDAYS • 8am-12pm
AURORA–The 111th season of the Aurora Farmers Market is back! Come on by and support your local farmers and vendors every Saturday8am-12pm.
Located directly across from City Hall. www.downtowndg.org
2. Charcuterie Crawl
FRIDAY, JUNE 16 • 5-8pm
BATAVIA–You’re invited to an evening of tastings, pairings, shopping and giveaways! The Charcurterie Crawl will take place at Special Occasions, Pretty Pages + MoJo, Farmdog Flowers and Ease Escape. Each location will offer a different charcuterie course and wine pairing to enjoy while you shop! Charcuterie is provided by Fancy Nancy Boards and the wine provided by Bocaditos Cafe. Tickets: $30 • www.shopprettypages.com
3. Strawberry Festival
JUNE 10 & 11, 17 & 18
Windy Acres Farm
GENEVA–Enjoy all things Strawberry! FRESH Strawberries, Strawberry Shortcake, Strawberry Slushies, LUNCH at the Grill, Bar, Lounge and Outdoor Seating, LIVE ENTERTAINMENT, Family Attractions*, Strawberry Rhubarb Pie, Strawberry Jam, Farm Market Shopping, Strawberry Plants, Strawberry DONUTS, Apple Cider Donuts, Strawberry Tarts, Bakery and so much more! Strawberry Fest T-Shirts! Have a Strawberry Blast at Windy Acres Farm.
4. Malibu Barbie Cafe
ADVANCE TICKETS NEEDED
CHICAGO–Malibu Barbie Cafe Channels the Groovy Beachside Energy of 1970s Malibu, California. Guests will find a Barbie-inspired paradise with plenty of pink decor, delicious treats, and interactive activities. The team behind the venture wanted to create an immersive experience that would bring Barbie to life and it seems thaty they’ve succeeded.
5. FarmHer's Market Summer Event
JUNE 17 • 9am-3pm
YORKVILLE–FarmHer’s Market is a handmade, vintage, and boutique style market presented by Olde Farm Creek. Visit an array of artisans featuring handmade treasures, vintage collections, and boutique style decor. Enjoy the beautiful grounds while sipping on a cold beverage and eatings some delicious food from local vendors. Come for a great day of shopping and fun with friends! Admission: $5 at the gate, children 12 and under are free.