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Fox Valley Magazine's - The 7 FOR THE WEEKEND / August 21-23

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Fox Valley Magazine's - The 7 FOR THE WEEKEND / August 21-23

Elburn Days

The Parade steps off Friday at 6pm in Downtown Elburn. The festival includes food, music, tractor pull, vendor booths, carnival, sidewalk sale, 5K Run, ice cream eating contest and many other activities throughout the town and all weekend long. 

WHEN:  August 21-23, All Day Festival 
WHERE: Downtown Elburn
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Earth, Wind & Fire

This will be a night you’ll never forget. Earth, Wind & Fire is one of the best selling and top touring group in history. With a signature sound beyond categories – Soul, Pop, Jazz & Funk fusion, they have a groove as deep as the soul of the planet. Earth, Wind & Fire has influenced music and pop culture for over 4 decades. With mega-hits like, “Shining Star,” “September” and “Let’s Groove” it will be hard to stay in your seats, so get up, let your spirit fly and groove the night away with the legendary band, Earth, Wind & Fire.

WHEN: August 22, 8pm
WHERE: RiverEdge Park, 360 N Broadway, Aurora

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Midwest Brewers Fest

Over 50 Breweries plus Homebrew, Food Trucks and Music. Guests receive 42 two ounce samples. General Admission tickets are $45. Early Entry tickets are $65 and include access one hour early and glass snifter taster. 

WHEN: August 22, 1-5pm
WHERE: Willow Springs, Illinois

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Geneva Concours d'Elegance

Classic Car enthusiasts will gather together again this year in Geneva, Illinois to view a beautiful collection of antique, classic and modern automobiles. Participants from all over the Country will display their prized automobiles on Third street hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" Trophies. For 2015 we will feature Cars orphaned when their manufacturers went out of business, Jaguars, Police Cars and in honor of the 60th anniversary of Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin's Road America Race Track we will feature Race Cars that were built in 1955 or earlier.

WHEN: August 23, 10-4pm
WHERE: South Third Street, Geneva
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Heirloom Garden Show

Rare and specialty fruits, vegetables, flowers and herbs are displayed and sold by Midwestern growers. Garfield Farm Museum presents its 26th Annual Heirloom Garden Show. The show provides a wonderful opportunity for garden and culinary enthusiasts to spend a summer afternoon touring the museum’s three heirloom gardens and interacting with Midwestern and local growers showing off their favorite heirloom vegetables, flowers, herbs, and fruits.  Last minute exhibiters are still welcome.

WHEN: August 23, 11-4pm
WHERE:  Garfield Farm and Museum, 3N016 Garfield Road, Campton Hills
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Woof, Whiskers & Wine

Animal House Shelter in Huntley is a non-profit no kill animal shelter for all breeds of dogs and cats. We rescue, rehabilitate, and re-home all breeds of dogs and cats in need of sanctuary, regardless of age, health, or special needs. Once rescued, the animals physical and behavioral needs are cared for regardless of cost or time involved, and, once rehabilitated, animals are placed in permanent loving homes individually screened by a dedicated staff to be optimal for both the human and the animal’s particular needs. 

WHEN:  August 23, 1-4pm 
WHERE:  Acquaviva Winery, 47W614 IL-38, Maple Park  
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Fusion Fitness- Back to School Bully Proof Event

Come join us for this FREE event to attend classes here at Fusion Fitness MMA and our Back to School Childrens Bullyproof event. We will have give aways, games, and many other safety lessons for the children to include The Elgin Fire Department bringing a truck and talking Fire Safety with the Kids. Thai Kickboxing Class, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Class, Childrens Bully Proof, Childrens Events and Fun for the whole Family. 

WHEN: August 22, 9am-3pm
WHERE: Fusion Fitness MMA, 782 S Mclean Blvd, Elgin 

MORE INFO: click here

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