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4th of July Fireworks Displays in DuPage County 2013

4th of July Fireworks Displays in DuPage County 2013

Find the best firework displays in DuPage County! Check our the 2013 Fourth of July firework display list.

Budget Before You Shop This Christmas and Save

Like it or not, Christmas is less than two months away; it’s a good time to budget for and begin your gift shopping.  Going Christmas gift shopping without a plan and a budget can be an unnecessarily expensive endeavor.  The last thing you want is to still be paying off Christmas bills in April.  Don’t […]

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Last Fling 2012 – Labor Day Weekend Fun in Naperville
When: August 31, 2012 @ 3:00 PM – September 1, 2012 @ 4:00 AM
Where: Downtown Naperville – Rotary Hill, Riverwalk Park, Naperville,IL 60540, USA

The Last Fling begins next weekend (Labor Day weekend) in downtown Naperville near Rotary Hill.  If you aren’t familiar with Rotary Hill, just look for the 14-story, Moser Tower; Rotary Hill is directly east of the tower. Naperville’s Last Fling runs from Friday, August 31st through Labor Day, Monday, September 3rd.  The event marks the [...]

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Taste of Lombard Begins Today!
When: July 3, 2012 @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Where: Madison Meadow Park, E Madison St & S Lewis Ave, Lombard,IL 60148, USA

Five days of fun begin today at the Taste of Lombard.  The annual event, sponsored by the Lombard Jaycees, runs through Saturday, July 7th.  The daily event scheduled hours are as follows: Tue, July 3rd –  5:00 pm -  11:00 pm Wed, July 4th –  12:00 pm -  11:00 pm (Fireworks at 9PM) Thu, July 5th –  5:00 [...]

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New Year’s Eve Events in DuPage County

With Christmas just days away, it’s time to get your New Year’s Eve plans in order.  There are plenty of New Year’s Eve events happening in and around DuPage County to ensure you ring in the New Year with some fun.  Start 2012 off with some good times for your family and friends! DuPage Children’s […]

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Cheap Ways to Get in the Holiday Spirit

‘Tis the season to be jolly! It’s also the season that can drain your checkbook. We all know how expensive just about everything is now, but you don’t have to break-the-bank to get into the Christmas spirit. You don’t have to spend gobs of money bringing your kids to expensive breakfasts-with-Santa or Christmas plays… There are many free or inexpensive ways to enjoy the holiday season with your family and friends.

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Oak Brook Choir Christmas Concert

Here’s a great way to get into the Christmas spirit! Check out Christmas Concert 2011, presented by the Singing Men of Oak Brook and the Heritage Singers.

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Christmas Tree Lighting Events in DuPage County

On Friday, November 25th (the day after Thanksgiving), check out one of the many Christmas tree lighting events in DuPage County. Get your kids and the whole family into holiday fun and spirits!

Of the tree-lighting events listed below, my personal favorite is the Glen Ellyn event. The tree lighting takes place right in the heart of downtown Glen Ellyn at Main Street and Crescent Blvd. The setting is very much like that of a Norman Rockwell painting. The entire family is sure to enjoy it!

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Santa to Visit Christmas on the Farm at Kline Creek

Santa will be paying a special visit to Kline Creek’s “Christmas on the Farm” celebration on Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday, December 4th. The free event, sponsored by the DuPage County Forest Preserve District will run from 1:30PM to 3:30PM both days.

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2011 Trick-or-Treating Hours for DuPage County

Here are the official 2011 trick-or-treating hours as set by the villages of DuPage County. Please note that some villages do not have mandated trick-or-treating hours, a link to more information has been provided when available.

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