Events & Promotions Around Town
There's will be several events, discounts and deals going on all around town during the Fine Art Show weekend!
Local Art Around Town
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Plein Air Event
On May 27th, the St. Charles Arts Council will host a Plein Air Event during the Fine Art Show. This event invites the public to witness artists completing a painting between 10am-4pm somewhere within walking distance of the Fine Art Show. For more information, and to register as an artist, please click here.
Events and Promotions Around Town
116 Gallery - the premier independent gallery in the western suburbs, will be featuring the work of over 30 artists at the "Unbroken" Exhibition. This exhibit will be on display from May 12th-June 11th.
Grab a bite to eat and a delicious craft brew during the Fine Art Show. While there, admire the work of many local artists including Peter Locascio, Jeanne Dyer, Bill Bergeson, Nanette Stephens, David Evans, Rupali Kumbhani, and Bobbie Brown.
Swing by the Arcada Theatre during the Fine Art Show on Saturday, May 27th and Sunday, May 28th from 10am-1:30pm, for two free movie showings of "Lust for Life" a 1956 film about the great painter Vincent Van Gogh. They will also have ticket giveaways, and raffles at their booth!
Make sure to grab a seat at Board & Brush's Memorial Day Workshop on May 26th! This is a DIY Pick Your Project Workshop where you can create a free USA Trio Bonus Sign. Click here to register and to view their upcoming workshops.
Shop at Boutique Baby for the perfect Memorial Day outfit! They have American Flag Tees from Bay Co. Apparel, and a beautiful balloon display in honor of the weekend.
Campbell Creations will be open during the Fine Art Show, from 1pm-4pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Stop by to see their beautiful, handcrafted charcuterie boards!
The 46th annual Chicagoland Gem & Mineral Show will be taking place at the Kane County Fairgrounds on May 27th and 28th. Featuring nationally-known dealers of: jewelry, fossils, semi-precious stones, lapidary arts and artists; there will also be geode splitting, silent auction, Kids Korner, "blacklight" fluorescent mineral display, exhibits, demonstrators, door prizes, and more! For more information, please click here.
If you need a pick-me-up during the Fine Art Show, take a trip to Coroco Coffee! They will be showcasing the work of artist CJ Hungerman, who is also the live muralist for the weekend!
While you're watching the live mural creation, be sure to stop inside Dukes Northwoods for their special Speckled Calf Farmhouse Ale from Crystal Lake Brewing, and their Lunar Guy Up North Pale Ale from Penrose Brewing.
Flagship on the Fox will be open on Memorial Day from 11am-11pm. Veterans will receive 25% off their tab!
This Memorial Day Weekend, refine your culinary skills by signing up for a class at Fox Den Cooking School! Not only will you learn to make some incredible dishes, but you can also witness artwork from local artists: Gary Bredendick, Dianna Pursch, Rupali Kumbhani, and Bobbie Brown.
Visit their fun monster & horror themed store during the Fine Art Show to check out the creeptastic products off over 150 spooky artists and vendors! Play their 4 very cool pinball machines for FREE!
Starting the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend, the Graceful Ordinary is bringing back their Sunday Brunch! Stay connected with their social media as they introduce new items to their menu! From 3pm-6pm on Saturday, May 27th, they will have live music featuring fiddler Ben Zorn and guitarist Dan Watkins!
Hoarders Trading Post is having a 4-Day Memorial Day Sale from Thursday, May 25th - Sunday, May 28th. Buy 4 get 2 free on any pre-owned LP, CD or Cassette in the store!
Hunt House Creative Arts Center is getting ready for the St. Charles Fine Art Show! Come pop in and check out performances from Mike Ullegue and Molly Greene while Angela Filippin does live painting, take in the beautiful pieces by local artists displayed on their walls, and leave your mark on their collaborative community canvas! All ages! Free! Details here.
In honor of the Fine Art Show, Jeans & A Cute Top Shop will have 15% off your entire purchase on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend! They will be closed on Monday.
Head to Kava Diem this Memorial Day Weekend for an organic, grass-fed, pasture raised meal! While you're there, be sure to view the artwork of local artists, Danielle Casali and Erin Livermore.
This weekend, Magnolia Soap and Bath Co. will have buy one get one 1/2 off beard balm and beard oil and 3 for $20 shave soaps!
MION Artisan Soap will have 10% off Memorial Day Weekend - Friday through Monday! Their products are made with high-quality natural ingredients, never using fragrance oils, artificial or synthetic ingredients, parabens or preservatives.
Moonlight Theatre is having an Open House from 11am-4pm on Saturday, May 27th and Sunday, May 28th from 11am-4pm. Featuring specialty cocktails and food, music, and a free raffle entry for a chance to win 2 free tickets for any upcoming show. With food/drink purchase.
The Office Dining & Spirits will be offering food and drink specials, including Sausage & Peppers, Chicken Parm Sandwich, and a Spicy Blackberry Margarita. Also, they have a Combo Lunch Menu where you can choose 2 for $13!
Cool off after spending some time at The Fine Art Show and head to Otter Cove Aquatic Park or Swanson Pool! Both pools opening day is Saturday, May 27th.
Be sure to refresh during the Fine Art Show and swing over to Pollyanna Brewing and Distilling. for their specialty Van Gogh Cocktail for $10! They also will be featuring art from local artist, Bill Bergeson.
Join Rebellion Kettlebell Gym and Riverlands Brewing for their 3rd Annual "Ruck to Remember" on Sunday, May 28th. A portion of the proceeds from this walk will go to Warrior Songs. For more details, please click here.
Tap House Grill is having their Patio Party this Memorial Day Weekend! Celebrate summer with some fantastic deals! Click here to learn more.
The Wine Exchange is offering $12 refreshing Frose's with $3 Rum Runners all day! If you haven't tried one, stop in for a free sample!
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