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Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
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The Prairie Brass Band is a not-for-profit performing arts organization that is dedicated to the growth of the brass band movement in the Chicago area and throughout North America. PBB's 35 volunteer members travel from all over Chicago and its suburbs to attend rehearsals and performances. PBB performs about ten concerts per year in the Chicago area.
Laugh Out Loud will make you do just that. The extensive cast as well as the improv atmosphere ensure that you will have a unique experience every visit. The theater offers classes and camps for most ages.
These professional improv comedians create a hilarious show, complete with music and multimedia, weekly. This cutting-edge comedy is offered in a comfortable space with no alcohol, no smoking, and no offensive comedy. The show can be customized, so if you're having an event, let Chicago Comedy Company know you're coming, and you'll find yourselves part of the comedy. Classes for beginners are also offered, as well as C3 trainers who are experts at applying the rules of Improvisation to business challenges, to create breakthrough trainings and role-playing events.
What do you get if you put three million LEGO bricks under one roof and throw in a whole lot of fun? If your answer is Legoland Discovery Center, then you're absolutely right! One of the main attractions of the center is the miniature models of major Chicago landmarks, all made from LEGO. It also has several fun rides, interesting workshops and something called a LEGO 4D Cinema.
Founded in 1957, Knights of Columbus is located close to the recreational park in Arlington Heights. The venue is used for both business as well as social meetings. You can rent the hall for corporate meetings, weddings, theater, arts, musicals etc. The hall is wheelchair accessible and has a full service bar to cater to clients' requirements for any occasion. Few of the past events held here have been Carniflex, Elysia and Becoming the Archetype.
Formerly known as the Rosemont Horizon, Allstate Arena has 18,500 seats and 48 skyboxes and is one of the largest indoor facilities in the Chicagoland market. More than 150 events are staged annually, including musical performers such as the Boston Pops. The arena is also home to many sporting events, with the Chicago Wolves hockey team and the DePaul Blue Demons calling it home. If family entertainment is what you are after, the arena hosts such groups as the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus and Disney on Ice.
Part of the Improv group of theaters across America, this one in the charming village of Schaumburg is less than 30 miles from Chicago's city center. Their repertoire is undoubtedly impressive and perhaps this explains the sellout shows. The theater can be rented for fund-raisers, Bar Mitzvahs, business meetings and private events, while facilities like private sky boxes, VIP seating and discounted food packages are available. The bar serves up delicious dishes like fried calamari, mozzarella sticks, nachos and roasted red pepper hummus so while you're waiting for a show to start, you could probably try out some of these.
An intimate dinner theatre that features a variety of Broadway style productions, as well as a fantastic lighting and sound system, a raised multiple-level seating, and superb entree selections from the dinner menu.
Founded more than 80 years ago, this horse race track outside of Chicago offers something special for everybody. Every day of the season you can enjoy the live racing, listen to some good live music and indulge with great food specials. For those with little ones, Arlington park is also very family friendly. Bring your own food and drinks and spend a fun afternoon with the kids. Every Sunday is Family Day with special themes each week, petting zoo and pony rides. For more information on races and upcoming events, be sure to visit the website.
Arlington International Race Course is one of the best race courses in the world. Millions of people come every August to watch the Arlington Million Race, which has recently become a part of World Series Racing Championship. It is an ideal place for a family outing as the premises are resplendent with diverse hues. There is also a Kids Junior Jockey Club for the younger ones. Call in advance for tickets.
Art lovers are in for a great time at the Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg Court. This modern art center features a premier theater with a seating capacity for 442 guests and hosts plays and concerts by locals as well as touring groups. Apart from the performing arts, the center is also known for the art exhibitions held inside the Herb Aigner Gallery by artists from across the world. With events held throughout the year, you can rely on the Prairie Center for the Arts for artistic gratification.
This center offers music, theatre, dance, film, story telling, children's performances, and the visual arts year round in a 442-seat theatre, 100-seat lecture hall, outdoor stage and gallery. There is also a fully-equipped video production studio, which provides capabilities for the development of a variety of special interest programs.