A new market is opening in Westville Indiana called the “Market on Main.” It is comprised of local entrepreneurs with a Vintage and Artisan focus. Folks are invited to walk down Main Street in Westville, Indiana and enjoy artisan + vintage vendors along with local craft beer + wine! This Market is an annual event to be held on Saturday, June 1st, 2019 from 10am – 4pm.
COMEDY SUPERSTAR EDDIE B BRINGING NEW I’M ALREADY PROFESSIONALLY DEVELOPED TOUR TO AURORA’S PARAMOUNT THEATRE, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2
Eddie B is comedy on steroids. The Houston native is single-handedly changing the comedy game, tapping into the minds of everyone who’s ever stepped foot inside a school and selling out major arenas throughout the country. Aurora’s Paramount Theatre joined the ranks, announcing it will present Eddie B “I’m Already Professionally Developed” one-night-only, Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 8 p.m.
“GAME OF THRONES” AUTHOR GEORGE R. R. MARTIN TO BE HONORED WITH CARL SANDBURG LITERARY AWARD AT OCTOBER 10 CELEBRATION Dr. Eve L. Ewing to Receive 21st Century Award
Chicago Public Library and the Chicago Public Library Foundation announced today that fantasy and science fiction writer George R. R. Martin will receive the 2019 Carl Sandburg Literary Award. Martin is best known for his epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire, which inspired the HBO series Game of Thrones.
Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park entertainment district (5501 Park Place) is thrilled to announce the return of their free Friday Night Concert series June 28, July 26 and August 30. The three special concerts will feature live music by national tribute bands alongside food and beverage tents on the Park’s great lawn.
35TH ANNUAL PRINTERS ROW LIT FEST – THE MIDWEST’S LARGEST LITERARY CELEBRATION – RETURNS TO ITS ROOTS WITH 100% FREE PROGRAMMING AND EXPANDED OUTDOOR PRESENCE, JUNE 8-9
The Printers Row Lit Fest, the largest free outdoor literary showcase in the Midwest, marks its 35th year with an expanded outdoor presence and a return to its original roots as a community-based celebration for book lovers presented by the not-for-profit Near South Planning Board. The much-anticipated 2019 Printers Row Lit Fest will take place along Dearborn Street from Dearborn Station to the newly named Ida B. Wells Drive (formerly Congress Parkway), rain or shine, Saturday - Sunday, June 8 - 9, from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
ROSEMONT’S PARKWAY BANK PARK ANNOUNCES 2019 LINEUP FOR “ROCKIN’ IN THE PARK” FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park entertainment district (5501 Park Place, Rosemont) will celebrate the summer with the return of the “Rockin’ in the Park” free summer concert series. The weekly series is scheduled to begin Sunday, May 26 with a special Memorial Day cookout and live concert event. Free concerts will continue on Thursday evenings from May 30 through August 29, featuring music by classic cover bands, food and beverage tents on the park’s great lawn and a musical fireworks display after every show.