Another change of the seasons is upon us and that means an even greater variety of things to do around town and online. Here’s a round-up of five activities that we found especially appealing.
Don’t forget: Limited capacities, timed entries, mask requirements, social distancing and other policies are still in effect at many venues and events, so please check the details before finalizing your plans!
Sip, Shop, and Stroll in Northbrook
Kick off the holidays at the Illuminate Northbrook Hot Cocoa Stroll! Get a head start on your holiday shopping, enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and fun activities, and count down to the launch of the holiday lights display.
Date: Fri, Nov 19
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: The Corner of Meadow Road and Shermer Road, Northbrook
More Info: northbrook.il.us
Enjoy Theatre for All Ages
Learn about the meaning of happiness with Charlie Brown the Musical, performed by the Children’s Theatre of Winnetka. Charlie Brown explores what it really means to be a “good man” in this family-friendly show.
Date: Sun, Nov 21
Time: 1:00 pm
Cost: From $15
Location: Winnetka Community House
More Info: purplepass.com
Explore the arts, find unique gifts
Hosted by The Woman’s Club of Evanston, you’re sure to find something you love at the Holiday Bazaar. This juried show features heavily-curated vendors who handmake or design one-of-a-kind items ideal for the upcoming holidays.
Date: Sat, Nov 20 – Sun, Nov 21
Time: Sat, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sun, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: The Woman’s Club of Evanston
More Info: wcofe.org
Catch a performance of Les Miserables
Head to the Devonshire Cultural Center this weekend for Les Miserables by The Teen Performers, a famous tale of redemption during 19th century France.
Date: Fri, Nov 19 – Sun, Nov 21
Time: Fri – Sat at 7:00 pm and Sun at 3:00 pm
Location: Devonshire Cultural Center, Skokie
More Info: skokieparks.org
Enjoy Live Music, Local Food, and Great Beer
Sketchbook Brewing Company plays host to The Brian Gephart Quartet this Sunday. In addition to live music, enjoy delicious food and of course, great beer.
Date: Sun, Nov 21
Time: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Sketchbook Brewing Company, Skokie
More Info: facebook.com