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Native American Culture Day 10:00 am
Native American Culture Day @ Elgin Public Museum
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come to Lords Park for the annual celebration of Native American culture hosted by the Elgin Public Museum. Discover Native American culture past and present, [...]
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre 6:00 pm
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6642
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre 6:00 pm
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6643
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre 3:00 pm
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6644
Coffee with a Cop 4:00 pm
Coffee with a Cop
Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
**NATIONAL COFFEE WITH A COP DAY** All are invited to meet with Elgin officers on Friday, October 7 from 4-5 p.m. at Dunkin Donuts (95 [...]
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre 6:00 pm
Private Event ~ Main Stage Theatre @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6645
First Fridays Improv with GreenRoom Productions 2016 8:00 pm
First Fridays Improv with GreenR… @ The Hemmens Cultural Center Theatre in the Round
Oct 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Looking for something fun to do with the weather changing, and the chill and darkness of the night coming earlier, and earlier? Well, Improv is [...]
Pet Health & Safety Event 1:00 pm
Pet Health & Safety Event
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$50 Package Includes (Due to Kane County price increases, Kane County residents with pets older than one year and not spayed or neutered package is [...]
Elgin Symphony Orchestra ~ Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights 7:30 pm
Elgin Symphony Orchestra ~ Charl… @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A film with live orchestra Stephen Squires, conductor Even though silent films were on their way out, Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights was an instant success [...]
The Amazing Adventures of Bertha Benz & the history of the German Auto 2:00 pm
The Amazing Adventures of Bertha… @ Elgin History Museum
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Be sure to buckle up for a great lecture by Anette Isaccs on Bertha Benz and the history of the German auto. Isaccs is a [...]
Elgin Symphony Orchestra ~ Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights 2:30 pm
Elgin Symphony Orchestra ~ Char… @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
A film with live orchestra Stephen Squires, conductor Even though silent films were on their way out, Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights was an instant success [...]
Chamber Theatre presents ENCORE! 10:30 am
Chamber Theatre presents ENCORE! @ The Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:15 pm
ENCORE!! An Original Two-Act Play ****************************************************** Each of the five stories in our ENCORE!!™ collection has a flavor that highlights the versatility of five great [...]
Creepy Cryptids Science Night 6:00 pm
Creepy Cryptids Science Night @ Elgin Public Museum
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
October calls for another scary science night for kids and their families–Its time for Creepy Cryptids! Cryptozoology is the study of creatures whose existence has [...]
Autumn Blues ~ Moreland & Arbuckle 7:30 pm
Autumn Blues ~ Moreland & Ar… @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Wichita, Kansas’ blues rockers Moreland & Arbuckle. “Raw, dirty, primal & infectious…sizzling guitar, sturdy vocals & rude harmonica” –USA Today “Deeply satisfying…gritty soul & blues [...]
Elgin Fire Department Open House 10:00 am
Elgin Fire Department Open House @ Fire Station 2
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6917
Halloween Happening 12:00 pm
Halloween Happening @ Eastside Recreation Center
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a hauntingly fun afternoon. This FREE family friendly event will feature games, pumpkin decorating, trick or treating stops, and goody bags for [...]
Teen Safe Driving Program 6:00 pm
Teen Safe Driving Program
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration is now open for the Elgin Police Department’s ‘Teen Safe’ Driving Seminar to be held on Tuesday, October 18, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 [...]
Private Event ~ Exhibition Hall 1:00 pm
Private Event ~ Exhibition Hall @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 2:00 am
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6870
Nightmare on Chicago Street 6:00 pm
Nightmare on Chicago Street @ Downtown Elgin on Chicago Street
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The city of Elgin calls for help to battle the zombie horde, as citizens come from all over to help fortify our downtown. We have [...]
Chief’s Monthly Community Meeting 6:00 pm
Chief’s Monthly Community Meeting @ Elgin Police Department North Community Room
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Meet with Chief Jeff Swoboda and talk about community issues. http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6152
Coffee with a Cop 10:00 am
Coffee with a Cop
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
All are invited to meet with Elgin officers on Tuesday, October 25 from 10-11 a.m. at Baker Hill Pancake House (1279 Dundee Ave., Elgin). The [...]
Private Event ~ Exhibition Hall 11:00 am
Private Event ~ Exhibition Hall @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6923
Bison Feeding in Lords Park 7:00 am
Bison Feeding in Lords Park @ Elgin Public Museum
Oct 29 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Join us for an up close and personal look at the bison, deer and elk at the Lords Park Zoo. Meet at the Museum for [...]
Private Event ~ Exhibition Hall 8:00 am
Private Event ~ Exhibition Hall @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am – 11:59 am
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6922
Art Harvest 1:00 pm
Art Harvest @ DuPage Court & nearby locations
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6918
Happy Halloween!
Happy Halloween! @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Oct 30 – Oct 31 all-day
Make sure to check out the trick-or-treating hours in your area. Have a spooktacular day! http://www.cityofelgin.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6503
Day of the Dead Celebration 12:00 pm
Day of the Dead Celebration @ Elgin Public Museum
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“Dia De Los Muertos” is a holiday observed throughout the world by many different names. It is a time of remembrance and rejoicing, when families [...]