Marvel at Holiday Lights at the Morton Arboretum

Beautifully lighted trees at the Morton Arboretum.

On its own, the Morton Arboretum offers much to take one’s breath away. This Naperville attraction is a great place to learn more about the state’s flora and natural ecosystems. Add a couple of lights into the mix, with interactive effects, and you have a recipe for a great holiday experience. This winter, visit the […]

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Attend All Hallows Eve in Naperville, Illinois

Lantern sitting on a dock on All Hallow's Eve.

It’s that time of year again! Time to dress as our favorite movie characters or comic book heroes. Some of us stay in and watch old movies with friends. Meanwhile, the rest of us attend late-night parties and munch on Halloween-themed treats. There’s another option if neither of the above interests you: All Hallows Eve […]

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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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