17W445 Roosevelt Rd.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Phone: (630) 916-1000
Fax: (630) 916-1068
There's something for everyone at this sports entertainment center, located less than 20 miles from Chicago. The venue hosts birthday parties, offers skating classes, Zumba fitness and more. Visit the website for a current schedule of events.
The Theatre of Western Springs is a historic performing arts venue in Western Springs. Established in 1929, it is one of the foremost theaters in the country. It also conducts the Children's Theater of Western Springs (CTWS), which are regular workshops for acting in plays and musicals. Drama connoisseurs and prop designers too can improve their skills at their classes. One can rent their stunning vintage props and costumes or hire this venue for hosting fundraisers.
Playwright David Mamet lent this theater ensemble its name when he wrote American Buffalo and the productions here are organized under the roughshod shadow of that writer's naturalistic and puritanical brand of storytelling. The home of the BTE is the Harold D. McAninch Arts Center at the College of DuPage, where it is led by Artistic Director Craig Berger. While public transportation is not readily accessible, it may be worth your while to take Metra's Union Pacific line to Glen Ellyn, then catch a cab from there.
Barrows Auditorium is an event venue located within the Billy Graham Center on the Wheaton College campus. This auditorium that can seat about 500 people, plays host to a variety of events. Recitals, meetings, important conferences, workshops and much more is held here. For more details, check website or call ahead.
Dave and Busters, which is located in the village of Addison, is a restaurant that doubles up as an arcade gaming zone. One of the best places in town to have burgers, steak rolls and other appetizers while indulging in various video games. These games include slot machines and shuffleboards that are bound to keep you engrossed and at the end of it, wanting for more. Besides, the bar is stocked with beverages like champagne, margaritas and other delicious cocktails served at budget price. The place is perfect to organize celebrations and certainly keeps up to the reputation of the chain of restaurants Dave and Busters. Visit their website for more information.
The Proviso East High School is one of the most prestigious schools in Maywood, Illinois. The school is known for their excellent curriculum and the fact that each and every student here gets a holistic education, which allows them to face the world with much confidence and valor. The school is also known for their extra-curricular activities such as art, sports and more. Most of the performance art takes place in the Proviso East High School Auditorium. Though the auditorium is mainly meant for school programs, non-school related events are hosted here as well, such as benefits, charity concerts and more. The auditorium has earned a reputation amongst the entertainment venues in the city. To know more about the events taking place here do log onto their website.
The Maywood Park Racetrack is a premier horse racing track located in central Melrose Park that attracts thousands of visitors each year. Usually used for harness racing, the park is a regular venue for international tournaments and large-scale events. The park is furnished with modern facilities that ensure a safe event. With a seating capacity of around 33,000, the Maywood Park Racetrack is one of the biggest tracks of the state. Apart from hosting races, the park also hosts meetings, conferences and major corporate events. Check website for details.
Located close to the Glendale Country Club and on the West Lake Street is the palatial structure of Venuti's Banquets and Ristorante. In existence for more than 40 years, the banquet and Italian restaurant provides a culinary treat of authentic flavors from the native land of the owner Vittorio Venuti. As you enter the palace, the lobby comprises of twin spiral staircases that leads you to a wedding chapel, restaurant, lounge and 3 private rooms. The restaurant can accommodate more than 200 guests at a time and serves delicacies like pastas with seafood, bologna sausages, fillets and meats. The bar inside the lounge room is well stocked with a variety of beverages and is open till late in the night. The banquet rooms are ideal for hosting social and corporate events with catering facilities provided by the center. A venue for events, restaurant and lounge bar, Venuti's Banquets and Ristorante has got all these facilities neatly decked inside this beautiful palace of classic Roman Architecture. Visit their website or call for more information.
This suburban center was added to the University campus more than 20 years ago as a performance and activity space for such events as lectures, concerts, fine arts and a host of other cultural events. Now, regularly staged events include piano recitals, speakers, plays and performances by the Chicago Sinfonietta, attended by students, faculty and nearby residents. Free parking is available.
The Dupage County Fairgrounds is located in the heart of this small city. It is the venue for the Dupage County Fair, which is an annual event. The grounds are mostly used for the fair but also entertain other local events. The fair is it's main attraction that pulls in large crowds to celebrate together. They have a number of events like contests, shows and more. Do contact for more details.
The alluring property of Arrowhead Golf Club, located on Butterfield Road, is one of the most preferred event venues in Wheaton. Known for its beautifully manicured 27 holes, this lush green property sets a perfect background for your dream wedding. Whether you are a member or not, the staff makes sure that your time at this club is memorable. After a game, enjoy a delicious brunch at a restaurant and bar on-site. The extensive list of spirits and cocktails completes your dinning experience.
Located in the heart of downtown, the Depot Station is a historic zone that is getting an uplift through the efforts of local citizens. easily accessible by the three Metra commuter stations, it comprises of Windsor and Stanley Avenues. It is the home of many cultural events and festivals such as the yearly Oktoberfest, Music, Art & Vintage in the Street and the Mini-Golf Pub Crawl.