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The Oak Park Area offers a wide range of events throughout the year. To view a list of events in our area, select a month below or check out one of this months upcoming events! All information has been updated to the best of our knowledge. We recommend calling your chosen destination before you visit to verify times, dates or hours of operation.

Below is a list of the next 27 upcoming events in and around the Oak Park Area. Use the search form above to find additional events.

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Below is a list of the next 21 upcoming events in and around the Oak Park Area. Use the search form above to find additional events.

Friday Fish Fry
02/14/2018 to 03/22/2018
February 16 & 23, and March 2, 9, 16, 23. Come enjoy the best All-You-Can-Eat fish fry in the Oak Park area during Lent! We feature Icelandic Cod ...more!
Fish Fry Friday
02/23/2018 to 03/30/2018
$16/person This is a don't miss special! ALL- You- CAN-EAT Door County Fish Fry that includes fried fish, fries, slaw, lemon tartar sauce and rye b...more!
Habitat Earth: Living in a Connected World
03/01/2018 to 04/29/2018
Dive below the ocean’s surface, travel beneath the forest floor and journey to new heights to witness the intricate intersection between human and eco...more!
Retrospective by Howard McClain
03/05/2018 to 04/30/2018
M-F, 8AM-2PM The Oak Park Area Arts Council (OPAAC) is pleased to present the artwork of Howard McClain. McClain started painting in a class at...more!
ARTifact: 33-1/3
03/09/2018 to 04/06/2018
March 9th, Reception- 7-9PM In 1948, Columbia Records released the first microgroove 33-1/3 rpm vinyl 12” record, launching a music industry standa...more!
STRIKE/SLIP: John Grod, Stacy Isenbarger, Harold Jeffries and Jennifer Mannebach
03/11/2018 to 04/14/2018
This showing brings together the work of John Grod, Stacy Isenbarger, Harold Jeffries and Jennifer Mannebach–artists who share a deep interest in bord...more!
Red: Jeanette Andrews, Sensory Illusions
03/15/2018 to 03/18/2018
7:30PM $30, reservations required. Shattering the mold of a traditional illusory performance, Jeanette Andrews leads this intimate evening of c...more!
The Boogers
4:00PM $8 per individual for members and $11 per non-member The full band will be here, including Crusty, Greenie and Sticky on drums. The Booge...more!
Dancing at Lughnasa
3-5PM, Free A 1990 play by dramatist Brian Friel set in Ireland's County Donegal in August 1936 in the fictional town of Ballybeg. It is a Memory p...more!
Breakfast with the Bunny
03/24/2018 to 03/31/2018
9:00AM and 11:00AM You will enjoy live jazz banjo music from the energetic and entertaining Banjo Buddies, take photos with costumed characters Mr....more!
Lyrics and Lyricism- Voice and Violin Music of the 21st Century
7:30-9:00PM, $10 donation is requested The violin and the human voice have traditionally represented the height of soloist expression. How did the ...more!
The Chicago Grid: Burnham, Wright, Mahony
Free-- registration required (see website) 7:00-8:00PM For civic leaders in early 20th century Chicago, few issues seemed as vexing as the city'...more!
The Cold Hard Cash Show
9:00PM Tickets: $12 in advance, $15 at the door and available at the club and TicketWeb The Cold Hard Cash Show is an original and innovative tr...more!
Egg Hunt & Doggie Egg Scramble
The Bunnies have awoken from their slumber and left beautiful eggs in Maple Park for your children to find! Children ages 3-10 are encouraged to bring...more!
Easter Champagne Brunch
1:30PM Enjoy live jazz banjo music from the energetic and entertaining Banjo Buddies, as well as visit with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny. Lunch includes a v...more!
Easter Brunch
Join us for our spectacular Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 1, 2018 from 10:30am – 3:30pm. Served in the Carleton Hotel’s Grand Ballroom. Adults ...more!
Henry Fogel Presents: Evenings of Great Music and Conversation
7:30PM (doors open at 6:30) Jana Pavlovska, award winning Macedonian pianist, will share pieces by Schumann and Chopin. Following her performance, ...more!
Play + A Pint: True West
2:00PM (doors open at 12Pm) $12-- includes complimentary draft beer True West is a character study that examines the relationship between two br...more!
Music Under Glass: Thomas Nickell
Rising 19-year-old pianist, composer and Young Steinway Artist Thomas Nickell will make his Chicago debut accompanied by the Oistrakh Symphony of Chic...more!
Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters
7:30PM, $23 Lisa Rock brings the Carpenter classics back to the stage with spot-on renditions. Considered one of the best vocalists of all time, K...more!
Wright Plus Housewalk
9AM-5PM Ticket prices vary. Please see for more info. Tour living spaces designed by Wright and his contemporaries, exp...more!


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