Upcoming Events

Date: 
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 1:15pm
Date: 
Thursday, January 26, 2017 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm

Join us for our Annual Installation and Member Recognition as we celebrate you and Install our new Board of Directors

Date: 
Friday, February 3, 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us to welcome Strong U to Villa Park!

Date: 
Friday, February 3, 2017 -
5:00pm to 5:30pm

Help us Welcome Jackson Hewitt to Villa Park!

Date: 
Friday, February 10, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

A renowned artist is exhibiting his work in VP!  Opening reception on Feb 10h and runs through April!  

Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

From aggression and agitation to confusion, wandering, hallucinations and suspicion, the behavior patterns of loved one with Alzheimer’s may be difficult to understand or to manage. . But actually, these behaviors are a form of communication. Learning how to identify triggers that may lead to challenging behaviors can be valuable – both to you and to your loved one with Alzheimer’s.

Date: 
Thursday, February 16, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:30pm
Date: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Join 5 Chambers who will host this years 5 Star Business & Health Expo!  Free to the public!  

Interested in Exhibiting?  Click here to download the exhibitor packet

 

Date: 
Friday, February 17, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

All are invited to enjoy free food & drink at our newest restaurant on North Avenue!

Date: 
Saturday, February 18, 2017 -
9:00am to 3:00pm

Calling all Warriors!  

Date: 
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Date: 
Thursday, February 23, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Join us at our next monthly Alzheimer's support group and: • Exchange stories with people having similar experiences • Ask questions and share concerns in a safe setting • Learn possible solutions to challenging circumstance • Receive information about available resources The support group will be led by Natalie McFarland, RN, BSN & Terra Vista's Alzheimer's expert & certified dementia care trainer.

Date: 
Thursday, March 9, 2017 -
8:00am to 9:00am

Come out and enjoy breakfast specially prepared by Willowbrook High School Culinary Students!

Your entire breakfast cost goes to our Scholarship fund for the WBHS Class of 2017!

For a full page version of the flyer, click here

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 7:00pm to Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 12:00am

Come out and eat Chicago's best corned beef and Italian beef by the St. Alexander's Knights of Columbus 
Beer, wine, and soft drinks available.

Date: 
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:30am

This year’s event will once again be held at Bobak’s and will have Ron Losby, CEO, Steinway Musical Instruments as the featured speaker. Ron’s presentation will be focused on salesmanship and cultivating centers of influence.

Watch for more information coming soon.  Exhibit or attend.  For exhibitor booth information, click here.  Deadline is March 6th, 2017

Date: 
Saturday, March 18, 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Enjoy the VFW's traditional home cooked corn beef, cabbage, and potatoes!  Enjoy Live Irish music!

 

Date: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -
10:30am to 2:30pm

Be a part of the Junior Achievement Fair at Willowbrook High School.  Talk to students and tell them why you chose your field, and why they should choose your field too!  Impress upon our youth, share your stories and the successes you've had to help guide them in their choices for their futures!

Click here to view the full page flyer, and click here to sign up your business!

 

 

Date: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Hear how Senator TomCullerton is fighting for you in Springfield!.  

Date: 
Saturday, March 25, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

Fun, food for our first responders and everyone!  Give back to the guys and gals who give back everyday!

Date: 
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:00pm to Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 12:00pm

Still undecided as to who you are going to vote for in our local elections?  Watch the interviews with the candidates for Village President and Trustees courtesy of Al Stasch and TVVillaParkStyle.

View the Uptown Villa Park interviews on youtube here.

Date: 
Sunday, April 2, 2017 -
7:30am to 12:00pm

Your pancake purchase goes to charitable causes!  Click here to view the Knights of Columbus facebook page

Date: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

See the students showcase their artwork at Park Art Center!

Interested in becoming a Corporate Sponsor?  Click here for sponsorship opportunities

Date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, April 9, 2017 (All day)

Come out to one of the Largest craft shows in the country at The Odeum Expo center in Villa Park!  www.odeumexpo.com

 

Date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Open to the Public. Come out and learn all about the Tri-Town YMCA

Date: 
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 4:00pm

Learn more about this exciting opportunity being offered by AAA Travel.

Date: 
Sunday, April 16, 2017 -
11:00am to 3:30pm

All you can eat Buffet!  Served at 11am, 1:15pm, and 3:30pm

 

Date: 
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Hear from the Governor of the State of Illinois  Click here to view the full size flyer

Date: 
Saturday, April 22, 2017 -
7:00am to 11:00am

Fun and Fitness  for the whole Family

Date: 
Saturday, April 22, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Date: 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

All faiths, and All brands of bikes are welcome!  

Come one, Come all

LIVE Music by Street Corner Blue ad Wombat Carnival

Food & Alcohol available for purchase

Date: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
7:30am to 9:00am

Join members of the Elmhurst and Villa Park Chambers for a complimentary breakfast hosted by Sue Linden of the Salvation Army

Click here to view the full size flyer

Date: 
Thursday, April 27, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:15pm

Join our neighbors and hear from the Illinois State Treasurer about the financial state of the State of Illinois!

Click here to view the full size version

Date: 
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

A fun night out for a great cause!  Proceeds from this event and others hosted and sponsored by The Lauren Kiefer Foundation are given back to our community in the form of scholarships and charitable donations!

Click here to view the full size flyer

Date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Calling all Warriors!  It's time to register!   Click here to be brought to the registration page.

9am-Noon at the Iowa Center in Villa Park

Date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Show your pride of our awarding winning Prairie Path!  

Date: 
Sunday, April 30, 2017 -
8:00am to 4:15pm
Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 -
7:30am to 9:00am

14th Annual Run for the Kids: Superhero Hustle  May 6,

Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Protect your identity! Get rid of your papers!  

Date: 
Monday, May 8, 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

All you have to do is grab dinner, present this coupon, and a portion of the proceeds will go to The Friends of the Library.  

Date: 
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 8:00am to Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 3:00pm

Pots and Pots of plants, and your purchase promotes our Villa Park Garden Club!  Browse and Buy both Friday & Sat, May12-13 

8-3pm at the Community Recreation Center

Click here to view the full sized flyer!

Date: 
Friday, May 12, 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Opening Reception of Paul Elledge exhibit IPhone Once a Day, Every Day at Park Art Center

Date: 
Saturday, May 13, 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

Support the Kiwanis Club of Villa Park and the good work they do!  Buy your 10 lb bag of Sweet Vidalia Onions for $10,

Preorder from a Kiwanian, or pick up at St. Paul Lutheran Church (Ardmore & Washington) 

Date: 
Saturday, May 13, 2017 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Come out to  to meet our new Village Board!  Free and open to the public.   Light snacks and refreshments available

Open house from 11am-2pm

Villa Park VFW, Post 2801

39 St. Charles Road, Villa Park 

Date: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Learn more from the Illinois Department of Employment Security about programs to help your business!  Click here to view the full size flyer

Date: 
Saturday, May 27, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

CALLING ALL LADIES

I would like to invite you and all of your groovy gal pals to 2 bike events called “WOMEN+WHEELS=WONDERFUL” taking place on both Saturday, May 27th and Saturday, August 26th from 3:00-5:00 pm at J&R Cycle & Ski in Villa Park, IL.

Join me for a fun 10 mile bike ride at an easy pace followed by socializing with the ladies while sipping your beverage of choice at J&R Cycle & Ski. These events are co-hosted by Vanderkitten and J&R Cycle and Ski.

Date: 
Friday, June 16, 2017 -
6:00pm to 11:00pm

Celebrate with your friends at the Villa Park Summerfest!   Friday night is Date Night! 

Music, Food, Beverages, Bags tournament, and car show is on the line up for Friday night!  Come back out at 11am the next day to enjoy the sunshine, kids games, arts & crafts and meet local businesses at the business fair.

Click here to go to the Villa Park Summerfest website

Date: 
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 7:30am

Join the Lauren Kiefer Memorial  Foundation for their annual 5K Run/Walk.   Proceeds go to help numerous charitable organizations

Click here to view the details

Date: 
Saturday, June 17, 2017 -
11:00am to 10:30pm

Celebrate with your friends at the Villa Park Summerfest!  

Music, Food, Beverages, Bags tournament, car show, arts & crafts, business booths, kids games!

Click here to go to the Villa Park Summerfest website

Date: 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 1:30pm

Help us Welcome our newest Daycare Center in VP!

Date: 
Friday, June 23, 2017 -
2:30pm to 7:00pm

Join the Tri Town YMCA for the 20th Annual Tri-Town Classic Golf Event

Win $25,000, games, prizes, and dinner!

Click here for more information 

Date: 
Thursday, June 29, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Come out and meet the team and enjoy appetizers and cold drinks!  Click here to see the full sized personal invitation

Date: 
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 -
12:00pm to 2:30pm

Once again the VFW will be coordinating our Annual 4th of July parade!  Free hotdogs and water!

Click here to download the parade participation application

Date: 
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 6:00pm

Kiwanis Summer Concerts Bring your blanket, lawn chairs, and appetite to the Kiwanis Summer Concerts. Great family entertainment and good eats will make a fun night at the Ruggard Gazebo on the Prairie Path. The concession stand opens at 6 p.m. selling hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, popcorn, soda, and more. Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m.

July 5 – Willowbrook High School Band & Cowboy Choir

July 12 – The Sting Rays July 19 – St. John’s Lombard Praise Team

July 26 – Lake Effect 

Date: 
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 6:30pm

Kiwanis Summer Concerts Bring your blanket, lawn chairs, and appetite to the Kiwanis Summer Concerts. Great family entertainment and good eats will make a fun night at the Ruggard Gazebo on the Prairie Path. The concession stand opens at 6 p.m. selling hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, popcorn, soda, and more. Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m.

July 12 – The Sting Rays July 19 – St. John’s Lombard Praise Team

July 26 – Lake Effect 

Date: 
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 6:30pm

Kiwanis Summer Concerts Bring your blanket, lawn chairs, and appetite to the Kiwanis Summer Concerts. Great family entertainment and good eats will make a fun night at the Ruggard Gazebo on the Prairie Path. The concession stand opens at 6 p.m. selling hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, popcorn, soda, and more. Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m.

July 19 – St. John’s Lombard Praise Team

July 26 – Lake Effect 

Date: 
Sunday, July 23, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Come walk through some beautiful gardens!  

Date: 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 6:30pm

Kiwanis Summer Concerts Bring your blanket, lawn chairs, and appetite to the Kiwanis Summer Concerts. Great family entertainment and good eats will make a fun night at the Ruggard Gazebo on the Prairie Path. The concession stand opens at 6 p.m. selling hamburgers, hot dogs, brats, popcorn, soda, and more. Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m.

July 26 – Lake Effect 

Date: 
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 4:00pm

Join us for this fun fundraiser!  Eat, drink, and toss!  Get your team together and earn the rights to be called the "Cream of the Crop".

Click here to download the participation form!

Date: 
Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 5:00pm

SAVE THE DATE!   Clarion Inn will be hosting their annual Party and picnic on  August 10th.  

Join us for Great Food, Music,  Games, Prizes and Network with fellow chamber members from the surrounding area!

More details to come!