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November 2017
Free

Harvest Celebration

November 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Waukegan Public Library,
128 North County Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Families are welcome to join the Waukegan Public Library in the Harvest Celebration, including stories, crafts and a healthy snack.

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Free

Pints & Purls

November 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every month on the third Tuesday until December 19, 2017
Green Town Tavern,
110 S. Genesee St., Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Sponsored by the Stitching Bevy, Pints & Purls is a monthly knitting circle that has been going strong for over 3 years. All skill levels and small, portable needlework projects are welcome, including: knitting, crochet, cross stitch, embroidery, rug hooking, jewelry and quilting. The group is open and welcoming to adults of all ages, genders, and identities.

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$10

Handel for the Holidays

November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church,
122 N. MLK Jr. Ave., Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Join the Waukegan Concert Chorus in enjoying Handel for the Holidays.  What a great way to start your holiday season!

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$58 - 78

REO Speedwagon

November 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Hailing from Champaign, IL, epic rock band REO Speedwagoncomes to The Genesee, ready to rock the house. Led by iconic frontman Kevin Cronin, the band has racked up an impressive collection of hit songs and classic albums over the years. Their ’70s FM-oriented rock set the stage for 1980’s explosive album, Hi Infidelity, which launched four Top 40 hits, two #1 records and is the group’s best-selling album. REO rode to the top of the charts with a string of gold…

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Free

ArtWauk

November 18 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every month on the third Saturday until December 16, 2017

ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts  in downtown Waukegan.  Each month is a unique experience as the art exhibits, musicians and featured performances vary from one month to the next.  Come downtown, grab dinner and enjoy the tactical application of the arts.

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$39.50 - 59.50

Jeffrey Osborne with special guests Mindi Abair and Nicholas Barron

November 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Jeffrey Osborne is one of music’s most accomplished R&B vocalists. As lead singer of the ’70s funk band LTD., he helped produce the classic, “(Every Time I Turn Around) Back in Love Again.” As a solo artist in the ’80s, he produced a series of Top-40 hits. He was such a musical presence in the ’80s that he was invited to sing on USA for Africa’s, “We Are the World” in 1985. After five gold and platinum albums, the four-time Grammy®…

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Drew Estate at A Cuban Experience

November 17 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A Cuban Experience Cigar Lounge and Retail Shop,
119 N. Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Join the fine folks at A Cuban Experience as they welcome Drew Estate to downtown Waukegan!  The Drew Estate story is one of daring, heartbreak & success but, most of all, one of passion for cigars and the country of Nicaragua, where we have been making cigars since 1998.

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Ladies Night on Genesee Street

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A Cuban Experience Cigar Lounge and Retail Shop,
119 N. Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Join the ladies of Sister’s Beauty Secrets Salon & Spa at A Cuban Experience (just down the street from the Salon) for networking, prize giveaways and cigars!  $1 per minute Reflexology. 10% off cigar purchases for the ladies.  VIP gift bags.  BYOB and bring snacks, if you would like.  Ladies Night on Genesee Street is the third Saturday of every month.

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$45.50 - 65.50

Alton Brown LIVE: Eat Your Science

November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science is the follow-up to the smash *Edible Inevitable* tour!  Fans can expect all-new everything including songs, multimedia presentations, talk-show antics, and bigger and better potentially dangerous food demonstrations. Brown has a knack for mixing together a perfect base of science, music and food into two hours of pure entertainment.  Plus, you will see “things I*ve never been allowed to do on TV.” He’s also contemplating more sophisticated protective gear for folks in the first…

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Free

Business After Hours with the Waukegan Chamber of Commerce

November 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Heart of the City,
218 N. Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Business and community leaders are invited to Heart of the City for hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, networking and raffles at their first Business After Hours event with the Waukegan Chamber of Commerce!  Bring your business cards.

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Free

Oak Street Health Medicare Presentation

November 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
City of Waukegan,
Waukegan, IL United States
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Do you have questions about Medicare? The City of Waukegan is partnering with Oak Street Health to present to seniors and veterans about Medicare benefits, including answering specific questions.

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$15 to enter/$10 to judge

Bears vs. Packers Sunday Football Chili Cookoff

November 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
17 North,
17 N. Genesee St., Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Do you have the best tasting chili in town? Prove it! Do you love your Bears or Packers? Prove it! Do you love eating and drinking? Prove it! Support the Waukegan High School Athletic Booster Club and student athletes while enjoying four big screen TVs, a private cash bar, and the biggest football rivals of the Midwest!

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$37.50 - 110

SiriusXM presents The Brian Setzer Orchestra’s 14th Annual Christmas Rocks! Tour

November 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Multiplatinum recording artist and three-time Grammy® Award winner Brian Setzer and his amazing 19-piece orchestra whip up some retro holiday cheer! Christmas Rocks! is an annual extravaganza and must-see for fans of big bands, swing and rockabilly. A wildly innovative musician and entertaining showman, Setzer is considered by many as one of the world’s greatest living guitarists. A replica of his 1959 Gretsch guitar is currently on display at the Smithsonian. This 14th annual holiday show features reimagined Christmas classics, original holiday…

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$45 - 95

Kansas

November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Kansas is one of the pillars of progressive rock, having played to sold-out arenas and stadiums throughout the ’70s and ’80s. Known for their dazzling organ arrangements, swift violin runs, soaring vocals and intricate time signatures, their songs continue to attract fans. Enjoy an evening of arena rock in the intimate setting of the Genesee Theatre.

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$37.50 - 57.50

Kathleen Madigan: Bothering Jesus Tour

November 9 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Kathleen Madigan’s comedic timing, irreverence and sarcastic wit have fueled her stand-up comedy for over 25 years. Her crazy stories – like the time she secretly signed up her parents to be Uber drivers – will keep you laughing all night! She’s headlined in Vegas, has had specials on HBO, Comedy Central and Netflix and is a regular guest on the late-night talk shows.

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$35

ART Workshop: Printing with Gellies

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dandelion Gallery,
109 South Genesee, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Printing with Gellies is a fun way to do printmaking. Spontaneous! Lots of texture and patterns. Prints can be used on their own or for backgrounds or cards. Materials included. Instructor is artist Sandie Bacon. RSVP required as space is limited.

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$35 - 64.50

Trace Adkins

November 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Trace Adkins is a Grammy-nominated member of the Grand Ole Opry who’s sold over 11 million albums and scored countless hits! The self-proclaimed roughneck and former oil-rigger has a knack for touching just about everyone who has a pulse. In concert, he puts his raucous personality, Southern charm and rich baritone on display. And fans love it! Now he’s hitting the road in support of his new album, “Something’s Going On.” Rolling Stone calls it his best album in years. And…

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Trio Celeste

November 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Family Piano Company,
118 S Genesee St., Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Hailed as “a first-class ensemble”, “unfailingly stylish”, “technically dazzling”, and “the epitome of what chamber musicians should be”, Trio Céleste has firmly established itself as one of the most dynamic chamber music ensembles on the classical music scene today.

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30 suggested

Sea Shanties at the Waukegan Yacht Club

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Waukegan Yacht Club,
199 N. Harbor Place, Waukegan , IL 60085 United States
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The Waukegan Yacht Club/Joseph Conrad Yacht Club is hosting this presentation of Sea Shanties.  This is a fundraiser for the Wagner Museum and a medical center that was devastated during the recent hurricanes.  Joseph Conrad was the first Polish sailor who rounded the world.  The rich Polish heritage of the Joseph Conrad Yacht Club is embracing this effort!  Polish food will also be available for purchase.  The public is invited and welcome.

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$45 - 97.50

An Acoustic Evening with Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt

November 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Ever wonder what it would be like to have legendary singer/songwriters Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt play a few songs and share personal stories in your living room? That’s what it’s like when these old friends get together for this incredible acoustic event. Lovett is a four-time Grammy® Award winner and accomplished TV and film actor. Hiatt is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame and has a star on the Music City Walk of Fame. Together, they create an unforgettable evening of storytelling, laughs…

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Cooking Class: Healthy Thanksgiving Side Dishes

November 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
UMMA,
221 Washington Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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UMMA’s November Cooking Class is centered on sides … Thanksgiving side dishes, that is!  Learn out to cook delicious and healthy side dishes for your big meal later this month! Sign up TODAY by calling (847) 336-6136!

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$45 - 55

Brad Garrett with special guest Dave Landau

November 2 @ 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Genesee Theatre,
203 North Genesee Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Mature audiences only. Comedian/actor Brad Garrett is best known as the quirky brother on “Everybody Loves Raymond.” He won three Emmys and a SAG Award during the show’s run and later starred in the sitcom “Til Death.” His trademark voice can be heard in over 30 animated feature films, including “Finding Nemo,” “Ratatouille” and “Tangled.” Before striking gold on “Raymond,” Garrett was a successful stand-up comedian. He recently returned to his comedy roots, playing to sold-out shows across the country and in his…

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October 2017
Free

Jazz Wave

October 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Three Brothers Theatre,
115 N Genesee, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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End your weekend on a cool jazz note.  Jazz Wave consists of a host of serious musicians playing in a casual atmosphere.  Watch out … these guys blow the roof off the joint!  

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Trick-or-Treat

October 29 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Trick or Treat!  Be careful driving around Waukegan today as little ghosts, goblins and ghouls will be running from one street to the next trick-or-treating.  Happy Halloween!  

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$20 at the door/$15 in advance

Kids Halloween Paint Party

October 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Mic,
405 Washington Street, Waukegan, IL 60085 United States
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Your little ghoul or goblin will enjoy this Halloween Paint Party!  For $20, your child will get painting supplies, pizza and a treat bag!  Reserve his/her space by Friday, October 27th and get $5 off the price!  RSVP (224) 321-6582.  

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