Theater Comes Alive at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

This creatives space in Arlington Heights stages nearly 350 performances a year, including a series of four Broadway musicals. Discover how this venue keeps our region rich with talent.

Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.

A New Season Dawns for Elgin Symphony Orchestra

Illinois’ four-time ‘Orchestra of the Year’ has a rich lineup in store for its upcoming season. Savor Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s symphonic sounds at one of its upcoming performances.

Art & Craft Come Together at Blue Eagle Pottery

Robert Blue sells beautiful, functional pottery to galleries and art lovers around the world. Enter his creative process as he prepares for Autumn Drive, one of McHenry County’s biggest events of the year.

Events @ a Glance: Art and Entertainment Calendar

Entertainment opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.

Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.

Marvin’s Toy Store

64 A N Williams St. Crystal Lake, IL 779-220-4179 www.marvinstoystore.com

Four Essential Fall Festivals

What’s fall without some outdoors adventures and a celebration of the bounteous harvest? Discover four quintessential Midwestern gatherings that boast plenty of pumpkins, farmsteads, scarecrows and zombies.

A Creative Space for Fox Valley Artists

Art isn’t just a pastime for this energetic group in St. Charles — it’s a regional attraction that draws together creative types of all skills and interests.

Hampshire Artist Knows the Art of Giving Back

Lil Pagni didn’t always know she was an artist, but now that she does, this former stay-at-home mom has used her talents to help others in need.