Mark your calendars for these upcoming October Events

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Octoberfest at Sidecar Woonerf & Biergarden

October 8 | 4:00PM – 11:00PM

Sidecar Supper Club & Beer Garden |

12 N. River St. | Batavia, IL 60510

Sidecar Supper Club & BierGarden invites you to join in for a day full of delicious German food, drink, and merriment on the River Street woonerf downtown! Enjoy a pig roast, craft beer, live music, games, and more to be announced. Follow the Facebook event page to stay up to date!

Happy Hour Fox River Float & Blues

October 12 | 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Aurora Athletic Club |

550 Clearwater Drive, North Aurora, IL 60542

Join Howling Wolfe Canoe & Kayak every Wednesday for an after work float and live blues music! This quick, kayak adventure is perfect for nature and music lovers alike! This guided tour down the Fox River is ideal for beginners looking to de-stress from a long day and enjoy an evening of live music. You’ll find yourself in close contact with local Kane County wildlife, such as bald eagles, osprey, deer, beaver, muskrat, great blue heron, egret, kingfisher, and many more.
The tour ends with tasty grub from RKN TCO Food Supply Co. where they will be serving up some tasty food while you enjoy the soulful sounds of blues music, provided by the Fabulous Kings. Local musicians are encouraged to join the jam, so bring your instruments to play after the float. Enjoying the music is not exclusive to the kayak trip. You are more than welcome to meet at the Aurora Athletic Club for free blues. Support the club by purchasing a drink and bringing your friends! The tour begins and ends at the Aurora Athletic Club 550 Clearwater Drive Aurora, where participants will park their cars and be shuttled up to Island Park in North Aurora.

Kid’s Pumpkin Decorating

October 13 | 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Friendship Center Pool + Gym

Highpoint Apartment families it’s time for the kiddos to decorate pumpkins for Halloween! Come out to decorate a pumpkin or take one to decorate at home! This event will be while supplies lasts!

Senior Social

October 19 | 12:00PM – 2:00PM

Friendship Center Pool + Gym

Senior social this month is Fall themed! Feel free to come in Halloween/Fall attire and we will have apple cider donuts and hot apple cider! Bring your favorite board game to share!

Halloween Fest

October 21 | 4:30PM – 7:30PM

Deer Crossing |

1050 W Romeo Road, Romeoville, IL 60446

Don’t miss out on the annual Halloween Fest! Children of all ages will have a spine-tingling good time as they head down the Trick-or-Treat Trail, show off their costumes in the costume contest (Ages: 2-12), and much more. The first 400 children will receive a free pumpkin. It’s sure to be a fa-boo-lous time so make sure to save the date!

Wine Off The Fox

October 22 | 2:00PM – 7:00PM

Venue 1012 |

1010 Station Drive, Oswego, IL 60543

The Village of Oswego has put a philanthropic spin on its newest event, Wine OFF the Fox, a benefit concert at Venue 1012, on Saturday, Oct. 22. In addition to wine tasting, two girl bands will perform at the inaugural event. Wine OFF the Fox was planned to help support local and national breast cancer organizations. Wine OFF the Fox opens with a VIP reception from 1 to 2 p.m. featuring an exclusive wine tasting and a female soloist before the event is open to all ticket holders at 2 p.m. More than 15 selections from regional wineries, seasonal craft beer from Oswego Brewing Co., a signature cocktail and non-alcoholic options will be available until 7 p.m. A variety of local food options will also be offered. Jersey Girls, a popular band known for their high energy harmonies on original and cover music, will headline the event. Their repertoire includes contemporary hits and classic favorites. Decked out in sequins and armed with powerful voices, this Chicago trio has performed across the country and was voted favorite girl group of the Midwest. Serendipity, an all-girl band from the Chicago suburbs, will open the event with a dynamic variety of ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s covers, as well as pop hits. For ticket packages and more information please visit

Chili Cook Off

October 29 | 12:00PM – 2:00PM

Creative Arts Centre At Highpoint

Got a secret or not so secret chili recipe? Enter our chili cook off and see who takes home the grand prize for BEST chili! Email [email protected] to enter! Don’t like to cook but love to taste? Come join the fun and try all the chilis and vote on which one was the best! $5 donation to Marquette Cares will get you a taste of all the chili and a voting card!

Trunk or Treat at HighPoint

October 29 | 12:00PM – 2:00PM

Friendship Sq

We are SUPER EXCITED to be hosting trunk or treat at Highpoint! Join us for car-trunk to car-trunk trick or treating.
We are looking for trunks to be decorated as wel! Interested in hosting a decorated trunk? Register with us via messenger or email [email protected]
We request that all families interested in participating in trick or treating donate 1 bag of candy so we can be sure to have enough at each trunk!

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