When bragging about being the Best Beer City in the US, Milwaukee would have a major challenger in Denver, Colorado.  There’s nothing like a refreshing pint of craft beer in the Mile High City. According to a variety of sources, Denver is one of the best places to explore...
Best local Haunted House experience is "Basement of the Dead" located in Aurora, Illinois. In the late 1920’s, Walker Laundry opened at 42 West New York St. and became Aurora’s largest laundry company. Around 1945 Imus Kilya was working there as a maintenance engineer....
With more and more schools starting earlier in August many young people lose the summer and the chance to visit a theme or amusement park. For families that still would like a mini getaway, there are many local destinations to share with the children. For those that...
Looking for something fun and unique to do this weekend, take a trip to downtown Chicago and help celebrate the anniversary of the legendary Chicago Water Tower building. This special event will be held on Saturday, September 14 starting at 10:00 AM. The City...
Stage Coach Players moves to rural Oklahoma as its 2019 season continues with the 2008 Pulitzer and Tony award-winning drama, August: Osage County, by Tracy Letts.  The large Weston family is forced to reunite at their rural Oklahoma homestead after its patriarch disappears. ...
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Rick Nielsen appeared at the grand opening of a new Hard Rock Casino information center in downtown Rockford on Thursday afternoon. Cheap Trick guitarist Nielsen, along with his wife Karen, are partners with Hard Rock International, which hopes to open...
Egyptian Theatre is building a two story addition with basement off the south side of the theatre lobby to accommodate a dramatic increase in restroom facilities, concessions, storage, and for the first time since the theatre opened in 1929...air conditioning.  This will allow the theatre to be open...
On this date in 1939, The Wizard of Oz became an official American Musical Fantasy featured film produced by MGM (Metro-Golden-Mayer). This cinema gem is widely considered to be one of the greatest films in cinema history, even competing with may successful films in 1939.  It is widely known as the best-known...
 August 11 marks the 5th anniversary of the death of the late Robin Williams. Williams had a great passion for acting, and he made millions of fans laugh and cry with his indelible comic performances over the years. He made the smooth transition from TV shows to films and became one of the...
Stage Coach Players announces auditions for its upcoming holiday production of It’s A Wonderful Life, a stage version of the classic story told on the big screen by Frank Capra. Directed by Tim Ball, auditions for this faithful adaptation by Doug Rand will be...
The Egyptian Theatre Welcomes The ABBA Show - Direct from the U.K. Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 7:30 PM From “Dancing Queen” to “Mamma Mia,” “SOS” and beyond, The ABBA Show brings something different to every beloved hit, replete with a live backing band, fabulous costume changes, and tightly choreographed dance...
What are the hobgoblins up to? Will best friends Kai and Gerda stay safe? Who is this mysterious Snow Queen? Find out the answers to these questions and more when Indian Valley Theatre’s Summer Tween/Teen Theater Workshop presents ‘The Snow Queen’ by Hans Christian Anderson; adapted by...