8/20: Parking Lot Bingo

Community Center 1777 S Blanchard St, Wheaton, IL

Parking Lot Bingo

August 20, 2020

It's time to get out and have some socially distanced fun! Park in designated spots at the Community Center where gloved and masked staff will deliver disposable bingo cards and a crayon to your car. Bingo!
$10

Virtual Programs

Zoom Presentation On Participant Device

Virtual & At-Home Programs

A variety offered each season!

History | Animals | Nature | Creative Arts | Dance | Health & Fitness ...and more!

Parent/Child Central Athletic Complex Rentals

Various Locations

Parent/Child Central Athletic Complex Rentals

Looking for something to do?

For only $25 you and your child can rent space for 30-minutes to play your favorite sport!

7/9: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

6-7:30P: Whiskey Romance Band - Country Music Distilled in the Midwest
8-9:30P: Fletcher Rockwell - Classic American-Tinged Rock & Roll

7/10: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

6-7:30P: Chicago Philharmonic - Classical & Today’s Hits in Strings
8-9:30P: Chicago Philharmonic - Classical & Top 40s in Brass

7/23: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

6-7:30P: The Jolly Ringwalds - The Ultimate 80s Experience
8-9:30P: The Ron Burgundy’s - Yacht Rock and other softcore rock from the 60s, 70s and 80s!

7/24: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

6-7:30P: Billy Elton - Legendary songs of Billy Joel and Elton John
8-9:30P: Midwest Dueling Pianos - Dueling Piano Show

8/8: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

1-2:30P: Motown Nation - Motown and 60s Smash Hits
3-4:30P: Dancing Queen - An ABBA Salute

9/10: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

6-7:30P: Jagged Little Pill - Tribute to Alanis Morissette
8-9:30P: Goddesses of Rock - A Tribute to Female Icons

9/11: Summer Entertainment Series Performance

Memorial Park Bandshell 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois

6-7:30P: Landslide - A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
8-9:30P: The PettyBreakers - Tom Petty Tribute Band

4/9: Fun Run in Color

Downtown Wheaton

Show up in your brightest white shirts, shorts, and shoes and we shower you along the route with vibrant color made from safe, food-grade, biodegradable cornstarch. By the time you cross the finish line, you’ll be a brilliant color palette of warm and cool hues!

4/23: Native Plant Sale

City of Wheaton Public Works Yard 821 W Liberty Drive, Wheaton, IL

The City of Wheaton, Wheaton Environmental Improvement Commission, and the Wheaton Park District encourage residents to plant native plants in future landscape projects.

5/7: Go Fly a Kite

Graf Park 1701 Manchester Rd, Wheaton, IL

Whether you’re an avid kite flyer or taking the family out for the first time, this is a great event for the young and old. Watch kite demonstrations and participate in our Grand Launch.

Free

6/18: Fish-O-Rama

Northside Park 1300 N West St, Wheaton, IL

Offered in cooperation with the Kiwanis Club of Wheaton, this annual event invites kids 15 and under, with an adult, to participate in outdoor family fun at our open fishing contest.

Free

6/24: Mulberry Street & Gold Dust Dreams

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | Mulberry Street | A Billy Joel Tribute
8-9:30P | Gold Dust Dreams | Tribute to Fleetwood Mac

$10

6/25: Mickey Hatfield Trio & HiFi Superstar

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | Mickey Hatfield Trio | Country/Rock Covers
8-9:30P | HiFi Superstar | Rock & Dance Party Band

$10

6/29-7/4: Field of Honor®

Seven Gables Park 1750 S Naperville Rd, Wheaton, Illinois

Creating an awe-inspiring panorama, United States flags will fly in a solemn formation at Seven Gables Park from June 29 through July 4, 2022. This stirring display of 2,000 flags will bring the community together in a patriotic tribute to honor our heroes.

Free

7/3-7/4: Independence Day Celebration

Various Locations

Join us for family fun during this annual celebration featuring fireworks on July 3 and the parade through Downtown Wheaton on July 4.

Free

7/11: Shout Section Big Band

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

FREE CONCERT! Shout Section burst onto the scene in 2007. Since then, they’ve been entertaining audiences at swing dances, city concerts, school clinics, weddings, and corporate events all over the Midwest. They’ve been featured on WGN TV, WBEZ radio, and on the nationally syndicated television show, “Vampire Diaries”...

Free

7/15: The Wayouts & American English

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | The Wayouts | Authentic '60s Garage Rock
8-9:30P | American English | Beatles Tribute

$10

7/16: Chicago Philharmonic Ensemble

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-9P | Chicago Philharmonic Ensemble | Symphonic Music
The Chicago Philharmonic has been called one of the country’s finest symphonic orchestras, and its unique chamber music ensembles...

Free

7/28: Movie Night Out With Wheaton Cops: “Zootopia”

Seven Gables Park 1750 S Naperville Rd, Wheaton, Illinois

The Wheaton Park District and Wheaton Police Department are pleased to present Disney’s Zootopia under the stars on Thursday, July 28 at Seven Gables Park. The movie begins at dusk and is free to the public.

Free

7/29: Billy Elton & Radio Gaga

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | Billy Elton | Billy Joel and Elton John Tribute
8-9:30P | Radio Gaga | A Tribute to Queen and Lady Gaga

$10

7/30: UltraBeat & Sixteen Candles

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | UltraBeat | Electrifying Dance Music
8-9:30P | Sixteen Candles | The Nation's Premier '80s Pop Experience

$10

8/1: Cosley Zoo Classic

Arrowhead Golf Club 26W151 Butterfield Rd, Wheaton, IL

Enjoy an afternoon of golf at the beautiful Arrowhead Golf Club. Registration includes 18 holes of golf, lunch on the course, and steak dinner.

8/6: Wheaton Brew & Seltzer Fest

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

Join us for the best party in Wheaton with unique brews and seltzer, live entertainment, food and fun! This is a 21 & over event.

$25 – $65

8/8: Jenny V James and The Flames

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

FREE CONCERT! Jenny V James and The Flames are an exciting family-friendly musical production featuring established Chicagoland performers. They are a part of the Chicago Live Music and Chicago Rockabilly scene. Jenny is a resident of Wheaton and works as a vocal instructor at the School of Rock Glen Ellyn...

Free

8/12: ARRA & One of These Nights

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | ARRA | Classic Rock
8-9:30P | One of These Nights | A Tribute to the Eagles

$10

8/13: The Chicago Experience & The PettyBreakers

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | The Chicago Experience | Chicago Tribute
8-9:30P | The PettyBreakers | Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Tribute

$10

8/25-8/27: Shakespeare in the Park

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

Professional and student actors from Wheaton College Arena Theater present a new Shakespeare production each year with full sounds, lighting, and costumes.

Free

9/10: The Special Consensus & Bella Cain

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

SUMMER ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
6-7:15P | The Special Consensus | Bluegrass
8-9:30P | Bella Cain | Top 40 Country
Admission is free for these concerts. Tickets are not required.

Free

9/15: Cosley Zoo Uncorked Wine Tasting

Cosley Zoo 1356 North Gary Ave, Wheaton, IL

Wine Stations | Live Entertainment | Appetizers | Raffle
Enjoy a distinctive wine tasting experience, complete with the animals and atmosphere of Cosley Zoo!

9/17: DuPage Symphony Orchestra

Memorial Park 225 Karlskoga Avenue, Wheaton, IL

FREE CONCERT! The DuPage Symphony Orchestra’s mission is to provide inspiration and cultural enrichment through musical excellence, educational programs, and community outreach. Founded in 1954 with forty-five volunteer musicians, the DSO has grown to more than 100 highly talented volunteer musicians under the dynamic leadership of Maestra Barbara Schubert...

Free

10/1: October Fest

Central Athletic Complex 500 S. Naperville Rd., Wheaton

Enjoy a family-friendly evening in downtown Wheaton, complete with live entertainment, food, beer garden and children’s area.

Light the Torch Night Run – Race Results

Downtown Wheaton or Virtual IL

Race through luminary lanes at the Light the Torch 5K Night Run and end with live entertainment, carnival rides, food, and beer garden at October Fest hosted by DuPage County Historical Museum!

$30 – $40

Month of October: Pumpkin Fest

Cosley Zoo 1356 North Gary Ave, Wheaton, IL

Taking in the beautiful fall colors at Cosley Zoo is a must-do! Come see the animals and take in the thousands of pumpkins scattered on the zoo’s lawn.

10/14: Halloween Happening

Community Center 1777 S Blanchard St, Wheaton, IL

Costumes encouraged for this activity-filled Halloween event. Open to all ages!

$23 – $29

10/21: Spooktacular

Cosley Zoo 1356 North Gary Ave, Wheaton, IL

Enjoy family-friendly decorations and activities, then decorate a pumpkin!

$12.95

10/21: Night at the Museum – Halloween Party

DuPage County Historical Museum 102 E Wesley St, Wheaton, IL

Come dressed in your Halloween costume and enjoy a three-floor flashlight scavenger hunt, movie and crafts.

$10

11/18: Beatles Exhibit, Happy Hour, and Trivia

DuPage County Historical Museum 102 E Wesley St, Wheaton, IL

Republic Bank of Chicago will present "4EVER4," a photo exhibition celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Beatles. Happy hour and Trivia Night will kick off the Exhibit.

$30 – $200
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