5 Things to do in the North Shore: March 10

Enjoy winter with new experiences to make your season bright! From cultural opportunities through food and festivals, to adventures in the arts, to exploring new areas and shops, there’s something for everyone. Here’s a round-up of five activities this weekend that we think you will love!

Go for the Gold in Glencoe

Put on your favorite green clothes and hop in the car for a St. Patrick’s Day scavenger hunt for the leprechaun’s treasure. Your car will be tasked with traveling to different park locations to find clues, do challenges, and gather prizes along the way. You’ll even get an activity to take home with you!

Date: March 11
Time: 9:30AM
Cost: $35+
Location: Various Locations in Glencoe
More info: chicagonorthshoremoms.com

Try an Indoor Farmer’s Market!

The weather in March can be a bit sporadic, but inside the Evanston Ecology Center, you’ll find the consistently amazing Indoor Farmer’s Market. Grab your favorite tote bag to explore the booths of your favorite summer vendors. From baked goods to candies and more, you won’t want to miss this fun morning in Evanston.

Date: March 11
Time: 8:30AM
Cost: Free
Location: Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd, Evanston
More info: cityofevanston.org

See a Tony-Winning Musical at Writers Theatre

The award-winning movie-turned-musical Once is onstage in Glencoe at Writers Theater. This story of love and loss through the songs of the two main characters is getting rave reviews for its beautiful music, choreography, and heartbreaking performances. Buy a ticket for a date night after dinner and drinks in downtown Glencoe!

Date: Runs Through April 2
Time: 3:00PM and 7:30PM
Cost: $40+
Location: Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Ct, Glencoe
More info: writerstheatre.org

Rock and Roll with this Rolling Stones Cover Band

SPACE in Evanston is ready to give you some “Satisfaction” with Chicago-based Rolling Stones cover band, Rocks Off. You’ll see that iconic Jagger swagger and those Brian Jones riffs come alive on stage. You’ll hear some of the band’s greatest hits and feel the rockstar energy. “Wild Horses” shouldn’t take you away from this night, so reserve your seat today!

Date: March 11
Time: 8:00PM
Cost: $15+
Location: SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston
More info: evanstonspace.com

Celebrate Some Irish Flare in Skokie

Chef Rob is taking the Devonshire Cultural Center on a tour of Ireland through food and story. Your 10–14-year-olds can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by making corned beef, soda bread, and shamrock shakes. Don’t forget to ask for leftovers!

Date: March 11
Time: 10:00AM
Cost: $30+
Location: Devonshire Cultural Center, 4400 Greenwood, St Skokie
More info: skokieparks.org

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