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April 3, 2018

Fun Things to do this April on the North Shore

Don’t let a few showers here and there spoil the fun. April is chock full events both indoor and out to help you transition from the dog days of winter to some fun in the sun (hopefully)!  This month features a great selection of children’s plays as well as ...

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March 14, 2018

St. Paddy’s Day Fun & More on the North Shore: Mar. 16 – 18

Time to get your lucky game face on because when St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Saturday, you know it’s going to be a BIG weekend!  There are fun options for all ages so no excuses!

 

2018 Village Follies Review
Mar. 16 & 17: 7:30 pm (Doors ...

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Feb. 21, 2018

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Feb. 23 – 25

The dog days of Winter are upon us. We are way past any post-holiday buzz and Spring is still an eternity away because, well, we live in Chicago.  But that doesn’t mean there isn’t fun still to be had. This weekend, don’t let the grey skies hold you back ...

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Feb. 14, 2018

Best High End Consignment Stores on Chicago's North Shore

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There's no better time than the present to clean out your closets and cleanse your home of unwanted items that are taking up way too much space! Of course donating is a wonderful option, but for your higher end stuff, you may want to consider the consignment route first ...

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Jan. 4, 2018

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Jan. 5 – 7

It’s the time of year for New Year’s resolutions and whether you are going the simple route like me (to drink more water) or perhaps a bit more spiritual/life changing, we can all resolve to get out more and explore more of what the North Shore has to offer ...

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Dec. 6, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Dec. 8 – 10

While the bleak December weather has returned, the holiday merriment continues throughout the North Shore to warm our spirits! Multiple holiday fests (with Santa sightings), gingerbread workshops, a holiday healthcare fair (brilliant), a holiday singalong and a toe tapping performance round out this weekend’s offering of events and activities!

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Nov. 30, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Dec. 1 - 3

Tis’ the weekend for holiday merriment. You can choose from a plethora of seasonal activities to crank up your holiday spirit including a tree lighting, a winter celebration, a Breakfast with Santa, holiday markets, a holiday house walk, a holiday symphony concert and performances of a Christmas Carol and a ...

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July 5, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: July 7- 9

While you may still be recovering from your July 4th celebrations, it is already time to start gearing up for the next weekend! Lots of fun things to choose from including a sidewalk sale, an art festival, an upscale food festival, a hilarious and touching play that takes you into ...

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May 7, 2017

Kenilworth Gardens Annual Yard Sale

Kenilworth Gardens Yard Sale

It's that time of year again...time to shop, that is, at Wilmette's biggest multi-family yard sale.

Over 30 families will be selling all kinds of cool stuff, from furniture to clothing to toys to household items and much more. This is our 6th year and believe me ...

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Dec. 3, 2015

Best Toy Stores on the North Shore

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Do you often find yourself in state of panic about what to buy for the kids in your life? Don't fret! The North Shore has many unique, independent toy stores that can help you find the perfect gift for children of all ages. If you'd rather skip the ...

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