There's a big advantage to the shopper who's well prepared – and even more so this year. So, why not get a head start and support local businesses in the process? Our latest guide has more than 100 ideas to get you started. ...

For venues like Woodstock Opera House, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, Barrington's White House and Arcada Theatre, there's growing hope for the year ahead, as they slowly return to in-person performance. ...

For half a century, volunteers dedicated to quality community theater have helped to make this McHenry County staple a vaunted local tradition. ...

From saving the Woodstock Opera House to providing students with scholarships, the Woodstock Fine Arts Association has positively impacted its community over the past half-century. Learn what this organization has to offer year round. ...

When the Woodstock Mozart Festival closed abruptly, its musicians found a way to keep the music going. See what's in store for this year's concert series. ...

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 ...

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. ...

You don't have to travel far to find world-class musical and theatrical performances. Here's a breakdown of just some of our region's upcoming events and amazing venues. ...

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at upcoming lectures and educational enrichment. ...

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. ...