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.

This January, Stage Coach Players will be performing Wicked, Hamilton and The Book of Mormon. That sounds incredible doesn't it, and wouldn't it be great to see those great musicals at Stage Coach Theatre? Unfortunately, none of those shows will be performed in their entirety, but songs from each...
DEKALB COUNTY Jan. 15th - March 12th: Souper Tuesdays begin at Glidden Homestead Jan. 15th: Egyptian Theatre's Best Director Film Series: The Lost Weekend Jan. 19th: Winterfest at Russell Woods Jan. 19th: An Evening with the Winemakers Jan. 19th: The Magic of Bill Blagg Live at Egyptian Theatre Jan. 20th: Northern Illinois Bridal Expo Jan. 22nd:...
Join Indian Valley Theatre in January of 2019, as they present "Beauty and the Beast Jr.," at the Historic Sandwich Opera House, 140 E. Railroad St. in Sandwich. Performances will be Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and...
You are invited to DeKalb County Day at the NIU Basketball doubleheader on Saturday, January 12th at 1:00 p.m.! They will be celebrating DeKalb County and Victor E.’s Birthday throughout the day. The NIU Women’s Basketball team take on the Central Michigan Chippewas at 1 p.m., while the Men’s team...
We maintain a monthly calendar of local events. New events are added regularly. There is a link to it labeled "LOCAL CALENDAR" in the navigation bar near the top of our website, or you can find it directly by going to: dekalbcountyevents.com. If you haven't yet done so, check out our...
Last Call for the Winter Reading Challenge – Ending Soon! Dates: December 10th – January 13th Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St. Information: (815) 895-2500 ext 131 (Youth Services) or ext 126 (Adult Services) Youth Services: Read for two hours and play book bingo!  Try turning in a reading log each week. ...
Sunday, January 6, 2019, 1-4 p.m. Legacy Campus and Community Center 480 Airport Rd, Sycamore, IL 60178 Join us for a ribbon cutting event of the new Northwestern Medicine Sled Hill. Snow or no snow, we will have winter activities throughout Legacy Campus. Snacks provided near the fire pit in the First National Bank Amphitheater. Learn...
Join us for a family skate date today (Saturday, December 29, 2018) from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. We will have a fun-filled evening of skating and raffle prizes. Free Admission for YMCA Members and $3 admission for non-members. $2 skate rental for everyone or bring your own skates. Kishwaukee Family YMCA 2500 W....
Safe Passage, DeKalb County’s domestic violence and sexual assault crisis center, will host a Valentine’s Day themed fundraiser on February 15, 2019. The event, LOVE: Love Over Violence Event, will be held at Blumen Gardens in Sycamore from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. and will include an evening of hearty appetizers,...
Gardeners! Mark your calendars for February 23, 2019, for the 2019 Gardener's Pathway: Workshops for Planning, Planting and Enjoying! Registration begins December 22, 2018. University of Illinois Extension DeKalb County Master Gardeners presents a one-day symposium of workshops for gardeners of all levels at the Kishwaukee College Conference Center (21193 Malta Road in Malta, Illinois). NEW format, ONLY...
The time is near for our 3rd Annual FREE Christmas Day Meal. The meal is served absolutely free to everyone who shows up. This is for anyone who wants a place to go on Christmas Day. Our Christmas Meal is dine-in only and will take place from 11 a.m. -...
The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to announce its spring film series highlighting best director Oscar winners through the decades. This film series will begin on Tuesday, January 8 at 7 p.m. and will run every Tuesday until February 26.     Films that will be shown in this...