Check out all the events in Downtown Oak Park that everyone looks forward to every year.  Just a few to look for: Winterfest – Cookie Walk,  Thursday Night Out, Uncorked Illinois Wine Festival, Green Halloween, and the Microbrew Review.

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Whether you are new to Oak Park or a long time resident, take a look at what is happening in your village.  Great link to ideas for shopping, dining, family-friendly activities, Wright home, brunch spots, summer activities, or ideas for planning a wedding.  Click for details: Visit Oak Park

The Oak Park Arts District is located on Harrison Street, and spans the distance in the nine blocks west of Austin Boulevard. With a variety of galleries, specialty boutiques and unique restaurants, in addition to businesses that focus on the healing arts, this district is a rich, artistic and cultural shopping destination in Oak Park.  Click for details: Oak Park Arts District

Want to step out of the norm of things to do…Visit Forest Park and catch the Casket Races, Zombie Crawl, & Soap Box Derby.  Of course, the Holiday Walk, Forest Park Music Fest, numerous Side Walk sales, Wine Walk and Shop are worth the trip as well. Click for details: Events in Forest Park

Howard Mohr Community Center – Forest Park


Forest Park has the Howard Mohr Community Center which has a wonderfully active Senior Citizens Club.  Sign up for the Forest Park Senior Newsletter or take part of a weekly Senior Trip.  Click for details:Forest Park Senior Citizens Club
Located in the heart of historic Riverside, Riverside Arts Center has been providing Riverside and the surrounding suburbs with exhibitions, arts classes, and special events.  The center includes Freeark Contemporary Arts Gallery and a variety of studio space. Click for details: Riverside Arts Center
The Berwyn Park District offers a wide variety of family-oriented events (i.e. Polar Express Storytime Train, All Hallows Eve, Sunday Bingo) throughout the year.  It strives to bring entertainment and help build life-long memories for all who attend.  Click for details: Berwyn Upcoming Events  

The North Berwyn Park District was established by the residents in 1976 to provide outdoor recreational areas and leisure service opportunities which foster community growth, family values and enhance the quality of life.  Events include: Free Movies in the Afternoon, Paint and Pour, Class Clowns Comedy Show, and more.  Click for details: North Berwyn Upcoming Events

River Forest Park District has programming opportunities for children, teens and adults.  Some events to keep on your calendar: Food Truck Rally, Family Fireside Halloween, Santa Express, Click for details: River Forest Upcoming Events