What's Going On

What to do and when to know in DeKalb County Illinois. This category contains featurettes of happenings around the county. Be sure to check out The Best Event Calendar on any side of the Kishwaukee River! for more coverage.

The DeKalb Chamber June After Hours will be hosted at Starbusters Bar and Grill this Tuesday, June 8th, from 5-7pm. Starbusters has introduced a new menu and will have their beer garden open for the season. Starbusters Bar and Grill is located at 930 Pappas Drive in DeKalb. Verizon Wireless...
DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport will hold the 1st Annual Biplane & Antique/Classic Fly-In & Drive-In from Wednesday, June 2nd through Sunday, June 6th. WWII-era biplanes and Stearman aircrafts are available for the public to see up close, take rides in, and even co-pilot. Get an up-close viewing of the...
Rochelle Railroad Days is this Friday thru Sunday, June 4-6. The 2010 Rochell Railroad Days will be the 5th year of the event. This version of Rochelle Railroad Days promises to be even bigger and better than 2009. The event will once again feature great entertainment and stories by...
For the second production of its 64th summer season, Stage Coach Players is glad to announce the comedy "November", directed by David Booth. Written by Don Nigro, it will be produced from June 3 to June 13 at Stage Coach Theatre located at 126 South 5th Street in DeKalb. For...
DeKalb Farmers' Market The DeKalb Farmers' Market, sponsored by Kishwaukee Hospital will take place in the Van Buer Plaza on the corner of Locust and 2nd Streets starting this Thursday. The DeKalb Farmer's Market runs all Thursdays from Noon-6pm, from June 3rd-September 30th. The market will include fresh, local produce,...
Smart Motion Robotics held the groundbreaking for its new headquarters and manufacturing facility in the Sycamore Prairie Business Park on Tuesday, June 1st. Smart Motion President Scott Gilmore and Director of Administration Vicki Gilmore were on hand with Sycamore City Manager Bill Nicklas to celebrate construction...
One Day Camps for High School Seniors Begin June 6 The Northern Illinois football staff will hold a series of one-day camps for rising high school seniors this June, with one camp scheduled in Chicago and the remainder at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb. The 2010 football camp schedule starts Sunday, June...
A Huge THANK YOU goes out to the Ideal Industries Foundation who has made a 3-year commitment to the Egyptian Theatre in the amount of $24,000 for restoration projects!
Saturday: Memorial Weekend Steak Dinner - Join the Genoa Veterans Home for it's Memorial Weekend Stead Dinner at 6pm on Saturday, May 29th at the Genoa Veterans Home, 311 S. Washington St. in Genoa. Cost is $12/person. Sunday: Memorial Day Ceremony in Kirkland - Events begin at 1pm at the...
SPORTING NEWS PUTS NORTHERN ILLINOIS FOOTBALL IN ITS PRESEASON TOP 50 With 16 starters returning, including 10 on the defense that ranked No. 1 in the Mid-American Conference and 30th in the nation a year ago, Sporting News has tabbed Northern Illinois as the No. 49 team in the country...
A mural depicting early road construction methods is Cortland’s contribution to the Illinois Lincoln Highway Scenic Byway mural program. There will be a dedication ceremony on Saturday May 29 at 1:00 pm and the public is invited. The mural is located at 55 W. Lincoln Hwy. on the Cresswood Recycling...
Learn about the haunts going on in your own backyard! Get your tickets for the American Ghost Society Multi-Chapter Meeting at 2 p.m. this Saturday, May 29 at the Stratford Inn Hotel Chamber Room, 355 W. State St. in Sycamore. The Haunted Stratford Inn Hotel was founded in 1926 on...