Attend The Naperville Memorial Day Parade

Fire Department drives their fire trucks in the local Memorial Day Parade while locals line the sides of the street to watch. This is an annual parade honoring those men and women that have served and died in the Armed Forces of the United States. The parade consists of local service people, as well as men, women and children involved in community organizations such as Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, 4H club, bands and much more.

Did you know that Naperville has a special connection to the United States┬ámilitary? That’s right! After WWII, returning American G.I.s sought higher education. Due to Naperville’s proximity to North Central College and new residences built under the G.I. bill, DuPage County became home to a large number of veterans. So it’s only fitting that the […]

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Sip and Savor at Grapevines and Wines

Would you like to sip wine in a beautiful floral setting? Don’t miss Grapevines and Wines at the Chicago Botanic Garden! This event will take place on May 17th and offer a chance to sample wines from around the world. Take a drive to the city and revel in spring. Grapevines and Wines is sure […]

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Party in the USA: Attend the Happy Illinois Bicentennial Birthday Bash

Flag of Illinois on satin texture.

The Prairie State is the birthplace of many well-known and influential people. Who, you ask? Well, Illinois is the home of Abraham Lincoln, Oprah, Ernest Hemingway, Ray Bradbury, and Ronald Reagan, to name a few. It’s also the home of the Cubs, the Bulls, and the White Sox. This year, the proud state of Illinois […]

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