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City of Waukegan

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Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Waukegan offers year-round special events and an emphasis on the arts. Stroll through downtown Waukegan featuring numerous art galleries, colorful murals and unique restaurants. Enjoy the monthly ArtWauk events showcasing downtown galleries. The historic Genesee Theatre, restored to its original splendor, hosts touring Broadway shows, along with headliner comedians and musical acts. Waukegan also features award-winning golf courses, parks and recreation including a public beach on Lake Michigan as well as an active charter fishing fleet sailing out of Waukegan Harbor.

Black Chamber of Commerce of Lake County, Inc.
(Waukegan)
The Black Chamber of Commerce of Lake County (BCCLC), is a broad-based federation of ...

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Bonnie Brook Golf Course
(Waukegan)
Bonnie Brook Golf Course is one of the most popular public courses in Lake Count...

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Bonnie Brook Golf Course Banquet Facility
(Waukegan)
Enjoy a picturesque view from the banquet facilities that overlook the beautiful 18-h...

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Bowen Park
(Waukegan)
Bowen Park has been transformed into a public park with the widest possible range of ...

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Courtyard By Marriott - Waukegan/Gurnee
(Waukegan)
Guest rooms available. Please see their website for details and updates, www.mar...

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Encore! Events
(Waukegan)
Encore! Events is all-inclusive, customizable packages and 30 years of wedding-planni...

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Genesee Theatre
(Waukegan)
Experience the grandeur of world class artists and Broadway theatricals in the beauti...

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Green Town Tavern
(Waukegan)
Green Town Tavern is that special place where all the locals hang out, but newcomers ...

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Hampton Inn & Suites Waukegan
(Waukegan)
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago/Waukegan is open. Please see their website for ...

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Holiday Inn Express and Suites Waukegan
(Waukegan)
Guest rooms available. Please see their website for details and updates, hiexpre...

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Jack Benny Center for the Arts
(Waukegan)
The Jack Benny Center for the Arts provides year round classes in art, music, dance a...

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La Casa de Samuel Lake County Restarant Week
(Waukegan)
People come to La Casa de Samuel because they love to eat the best of Mexico. All dis...

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Nightshade And Dark's Pandemonium Brewing Company
(Waukegan)
Nightshade and Dark's Pandemonium Brewing celebrates Waukegan's own Ray Bradb...

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Oppidan Spirits
(Waukegan)
Distillation is an age-old process that may have begun as early as 2000 B.C. and cont...

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Quonset Pizza
(Waukegan)
Quonset Pizza, a vintage Waukegan pizzeria serves thin-crust pies, toasted subs and&n...

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Ray Bradbury Experience Museum
(Waukegan)
Ray Bradbury Experience Museum is open every Thursday by appointment. Make your reser...

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Sonesta ES Suites Chicago-Waukegan-Gurnee
(Waukegan)
This home-away-from-home offers suites with 50% more space than ordinary hotel rooms....

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Sonesta Simply Suites Chicago-Waukegan
(Waukegan)
Formally Candlewood Suites, the hotel is a four-time Quality Excellence Award Wi...

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SplashZone at Corrine J. Rose Park
(Waukegan)
Daily Hours of Operation SplashZone Weekdays: SplashTower Open 12pm – 7pm...

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SpringHill Suites by Marriott Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee
(Waukegan)
ABOUT SPRINGHILL SUITES BY MARRIOTT CHICAGO WAUKEGAN/GURNEE Newly-renovated! ...

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Towneplace Suites Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee
(Waukegan)
Welcome to the NEW! TownePlace Suites Waukegan/Gurnee! Join them at the NEW TowneP...

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Waukegan Field House Sports, Fitness and Aquatics Center
(Waukegan)
The Field House Sports and Fitness Center boasts over 80,000 square feet of the most ...

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Waukegan History Museum
(Waukegan)
The Waukegan Historical Society’s headquarters is the Waukegan History Museum l...

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Waukegan Main Street
(Waukegan)
Dedicated to the preservation of the historic downtown. Representing a variety of dow...

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Waukegan Municipal Beach
(Waukegan)
This beach features 1 mile of sand along with some of the only remaining natural dune...

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Waukegan Park District
(Waukegan)
The Waukegan Park District is committed to providing parks, facilities and leisure op...

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Waukegan SportsPark
(Waukegan)
The top sports complex in Northern Illinois which features 14 outdoor soccer fields i...

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Zumbier Brewery
(Waukegan)
ZumBier Brewery produces fine small batch beer. Fill growlers, give tours, tap room a...

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City of Waukegan
(Waukegan)
Downtown Waukegan's historic Genesee Theatre recently underwent a $23-million ren...

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City of Waukegan Chamber of Commerce
(Waukegan)
The Chamber provides leadership and services for its member companies. Through the co...

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Green Town on the Rocks
(Waukegan)
Dining and entertainment experience right on the harbor of Lake Michigan. Dining a...

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Lake County Government
(Waukegan)
Visit the website for a primary tool for connecting you with county government servic...

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Waukegan Harbor and Marina
(Waukegan)
Waukegan Harbor and Marina offers the finest in boating with 1,000-slip marina. A wid...

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Waukegan Regional Airport
(Waukegan)
The Waukegan National Airport is a general aviation facility categorized by the FAA a...

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Win Win Restaurant & Bar Lake County Restarant Week
(Waukegan)
Win Win Restaurant & Bar is conveniently located right in the heart of Downtown W...

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Other Businesses

3880 North Point Boulevard Waukegan, IL 60085
847.688.1317
 
Downtown Waukegan - Genesee Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.623.6650
 
412 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.360.4700
 
2616 Washington Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.244.1300
 
4030 Northpoint Boulevard Waukegan, IL 60085
847.473.5333
 
631 Lakehurst Waukegan, IL 60085
847.473.2600
 
3961 Fountain Square Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.473.3194
 
199 S. Harbor Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.526.2576
 
3500 Sunset Avenue Waukegan, IL 60087
847.662.7777
 
109 S. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.625.0381
 
2122 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.672.6502
 
2200 N. Sheridan Road Waukegan, IL 60087
847.244.6300
 
13236 W. Town Line Rd. Waukegan, IL 60087
847.662.5733
 
55 S. Harbor Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.224.3133
 
622 Grand Avenue Waukegan, IL 60085
224.656.5809
 
200 N. Green Bay Road Waukegan, IL 60085
847.775.1096
 
2650 Belvidere Rd Waukegan, IL 60085
847.336.5700
 
115 N. Genesee Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.406.0089
 
219 Greenwood Waukegan, IL 60087
847.623.2337
 
39 Jack Benny Drive Waukegan, IL 60087

 
2785 Yorkhouse Road Waukegan, IL 60085
847.782.3300
 
39 E. Madison Waukegan, IL 60085
847.244.3474
 
1412 Washington St. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.672.7669
 
Arts Park Van at Country Lane Park In Waukegan
07/28/21
Arts Park Van will be visiting four parks during the height of the summer w...

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Ray Bradbury Experience Museum Open Hours
07/10/21 - 07/30/21
Discover Ray Bradbury! RBEM is on Genesee Street where young Ray Bradbury w...

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Movies in the Park - Lilo and Stitch with Waukegan Park District
07/31/21
All movies will begin at around sunset. Attendees are encouraged to bring s...

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2nd Annual Mayor's Regatta
08/01/21
The second annual Mayor's Regatta is scheduled for August 1st. To celeb...

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Grand Opening - Gordon's Gourmet Popcorn Shop
08/03/21
Welcome Gordon's Gourmet Popcorn to downtown Waukegan - and receive one...

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Chillin' & Grillin' at Bonnie Brook
08/03/21
Bonnie Brook invites you to enjoy live music and outstanding food on their ...

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Marble Paper Arts For Teens
08/03/21
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Teens! Enjoy creating marble art that you can ke...

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Dela Tuesday at Green Town on the Rocks
08/03/21
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Hey party peepers, Green Town On The Rocks serve...

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Brit Floyd: The World's Greatest Pink Floyd Show at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 08/05/21
Brit Floyd returns to The Genesee with its brand new stage production, feat...

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David and Turo at Quonset's 75th Anniversary Party
08/05/21
Thursday, August 5, 2021 Quonset Pizza will be celebrating our historic ...

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Fly on the Ford!
08/05/21
Recall the energy, passion, and excitement of the Roaring ’20s by fly...

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Movies in the Park - Mulan with Waukegan Park District
08/06/21
All movies will begin at around sunset. Attendees are encouraged to bring s...

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Mellencougar at Quonset's 75th Anniversary Party
08/06/21
Friday, August 6, 2021 Quonset Pizza will be celebrating our historic 75...

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**Rescheduled - Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross and Dave Attell at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 08/06/21
Originally scheduled for August 2020   Comedians Jeff Ross and D...

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Happy Together Tour 2021 at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 08/07/21
Happy Together Tour 2021 marks the 12th year of this incredible traveling c...

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Paddling Event at Waukegan Harbor
08/07/21
Save the date!!!! Paddling EVENT August 7th - Ramps and more details to com...

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DJ Spontaneous and Talkin Trash at Quonset's 75th Anniversary Party
08/07/21
Saturday, August 7, 2021 Quonset Pizza will be celebrating our historic ...

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Fly on the Ford!
08/07/21
Recall the energy, passion, and excitement of the Roaring ’20s by fly...

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Two Museums, Same Place! Kohl Children's Mobile Museum at the Waukegan History Museum!
08/07/21
Experience and explore two museums at the same place! Enjoy all kinds of ST...

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Royal Tea for Royalties at Three Brothers Theatre
Virtual 08/08/21
Royal Tea for Royalties will be back this year on August 8th from 2-5pm.&nb...

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Jazz Wave Band at Nightshade and Dark's Pandemonium
08/08/21
Sunday, August 8, 2021 Jazz Wave Big Band plays a free show (bit tips ar...

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CANCELLED - Hinder at Genesee Theatre
Canceled 08/13/21
Hinder's reputation as an intense rock band with a fan base to match is...

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North Avenue Tap live Music Fest
08/14/21
Saturday, August 14, 2021 Rain or shine it's a three band live music...

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Green Town Virtual Tour
08/22/20 - 08/21/21
9 locations to help you celebrate Waukegan's favorite author, Ray Bradb...

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Little River Band With Special Guest John Ford Coley at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 08/21/21
Rescheduled from January 2021. Little River Band returns to The Genesee ...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
08/21/21
Fill your artistic void with the ever-extravagant monthly ArtWauk in Downto...

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Blues Family Robinson LIVE at ZümBier
08/28/21
We're hitting the stage at Waukegan's own ZümBier brewery on S...

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Blues Family Robinson at ZumBier Brewery
08/28/21
Blues Family Robinson is hitting the stage at Waukegan's own ZümBi...

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Zumbier Trivia
09/02/21
ROUND PRIZES ARE BACK! TEAMS THAT PLAY AT THE BREWERY WILL COMPETE FOR PRIZ...

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Park Place Picnic in the Park Summer Concert Series
09/03/21
Mark your calendar for Picnic in the Park with your friends at Rose Park at...

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Bee Gees Gold The Tribute at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 09/03/21
Rescheduled from 2020: Bee Gees Gold: The Tribute salutes the band that ...

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Walk For Seniors
09/04/21
Back by popular demand! Waukegan Township will host the annual Walk For Sen...

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Chillin' & Grillin' at Bonnie Brook
09/07/21
Bonnie Brook invites you to enjoy live music and outstanding food on their ...

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Dela Tuesday at Green Town on the Rocks
09/07/21
Hey party peepers, Green Town On The Rocks serves ya DeLa Tuesday every Tue...

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Jazz Night at A Cuban Experience
09/07/21
Hooray! Trombone Dave and the Lawn Clippings will be performing at Waukegan...

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**Canceled - George Thorogood and the Destroyers Good to Be Bad at Genesee Theatre
Canceled 09/09/21
Originally scheduled for September 10, 2020. Since 1977, George Thorogoo...

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Zumbier Trivia
09/09/21
ROUND PRIZES ARE BACK! TEAMS THAT PLAY AT THE BREWERY WILL COMPETE FOR PRIZ...

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A Night of Comedy - Michael Winslow, Marc Price, Mindy Rickles and Camilla Cleese at Genesee Theatre
09/09/21
Michael Winslow found his voice as Sgt. "Motor Mouth" Jones in th...

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Northern Illinois Air Show in Waukegan
09/11/21
It's back!  Northern Illinois Airshow Date: Saturday , Septem...

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Chillin' & Grillin' at Bonnie Brook
09/14/21
Bonnie Brook invites you to enjoy live music and outstanding food on their ...

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Dela Tuesday at Green Town on the Rocks
09/14/21
Hey party peepers, Green Town On The Rocks serves ya DeLa Tuesday every Tue...

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Jazz Night at A Cuban Experience
09/14/21
Hooray! Trombone Dave and the Lawn Clippings will be performing at Waukegan...

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Zumbier Trivia
09/16/21
ROUND PRIZES ARE BACK! TEAMS THAT PLAY AT THE BREWERY WILL COMPETE FOR PRIZ...

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Gutties at Greentown on the Rocks
09/17/21
Join the Guilties and the fine folks at Green Town on the Rocks in celebrat...

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Elevate Festival with Wichita Jacks
09/17/21
Save the date to join the fun with Cristo Rey St. Martin at their Elevate F...

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**Rescheduled - Ron White at Genesee Theatre
09/18/21
Rescheduled from September 2020 and May 2021.  Comedian Ron "T...

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Salmon Unlimited Kids Fishing Derby at Waukegan Harbor
09/18/21
Salmon Unlimited Kids Fishing Derby  /  Saturday, September ...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
09/18/21
Fill your artistic void with the ever-extravagant monthly ArtWauk in Downto...

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Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 09/19/21
Rescheduled from March 2021.  Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit ...

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Chillin' & Grillin' at Bonnie Brook
09/21/21
Bonnie Brook invites you to enjoy live music and outstanding food on their ...

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Jazz Night at A Cuban Experience
09/21/21
Hooray! Trombone Dave and the Lawn Clippings will be performing at Waukegan...

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Zumbier Trivia
09/23/21
ROUND PRIZES ARE BACK! TEAMS THAT PLAY AT THE BREWERY WILL COMPETE FOR PRIZ...

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Chris Distefano at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 09/24/21
Rescheduled from March 2021.  And new venue!  With a one-hour...

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Talkin Trash at Green Town on the Rocks
09/25/21
Live music by one of the premier party bands in the area - Talkin' Tras...

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Chillin' & Grillin' at Bonnie Brook
09/28/21
Bonnie Brook invites you to enjoy live music and outstanding food on their ...

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Jazz Night at A Cuban Experience
09/28/21
Hooray! Trombone Dave and the Lawn Clippings will be performing at Waukegan...

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Dela Tuesday at Green Town on the Rocks
09/28/21
Hey party peepers, Green Town On The Rocks serves ya DeLa Tuesday every Tue...

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Dela Tuesday at Green Town on the Rocks
09/28/21
Hey party peepers, Green Town On The Rocks serves ya DeLa Tuesday every Tue...

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Zumbier Trivia
09/30/21
ROUND PRIZES ARE BACK! TEAMS THAT PLAY AT THE BREWERY WILL COMPETE FOR PRIZ...

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Melissa Etheridge at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/03/21
Recheduled from September 2020.  Known for her confessional lyrics ...

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Jazz Night at A Cuban Experience
10/05/21
Hooray! Trombone Dave and the Lawn Clippings will be performing at Waukegan...

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**Rescheduled - Gary Allan Live In Concert at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/07/21
Originally rescheduled from September 2020 and April 2021.  With th...

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Zumbier Trivia
10/07/21
ROUND PRIZES ARE BACK! TEAMS THAT PLAY AT THE BREWERY WILL COMPETE FOR PRIZ...

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Jeff Foxworthy at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/08/21
Rescheduled from June 2021.  If you're a successful comedian, b...

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**CANCELED Peter Yarrow And Noel Paul Stookey Of Peter, Paul, And Mary at Genesee Theatre
10/09/21
Rescheduled from October 2020.  Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey ...

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NEW DATE - Christopher Cross: 40th Anniversary Tour at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/14/21
Five-time Grammy® Award winner Christopher Cross is the first artist in...

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ZombieWauk in Waukegan
10/16/21
Fill your artistic void with the ever-extravagant monthly ArtWauk in Downto...

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The Fray at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/16/21
Rescheduled from 2020 Known for their unique sound and intense power bal...

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Home Free at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/17/21
Originally rescheduled from October 2020 and March 2021.   . ...

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Million Dollar Quartet at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/21/21
The Tony Award®-winning musical Million Dollar Quartet takes you back t...

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Brian Wilson at Genesee Theatre in Waukegan
10/23/21
Brian Wilson: Greatest Hits Live! promises to be an unforgettable even...

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Blues Family Robinson LIVE at ZümBier
10/23/21
We're hitting the stage at Waukegan's own ZümBier brewery on S...

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I Am King:  The Michael Jackson Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/24/21
Rescheduled from 2020 and March 2021: I AM KING: The Michael Jackson Exp...

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Pop 2000 Tour Hosted by Lance Bass at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/28/21
Rescheduled from April 2021 POP 2000 Tour Hosted by Lance Bass of *NS...

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Black Violin at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/29/21
Rescheduled from November 2020.  Black Violin returns to The Genese...

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Dokken plus George Lynch with Special Guest Lita Ford at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/30/21
Watch Don Dokken and George Lynch join forces for an electrifying reunion p...

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Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening at Genesee Theatre
Postponed 11/03/21
Rescheduled!  Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening encompasses ...

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NEW DATE - Los Chicos del 512, The Selena Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/04/21
Rescheduled from January 2021.  Known as the Queen of Tejano music,...

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ABBA Mania at Genesee Theatre
11/05/21
ABBA MANIA, the original tribute show from London's West End, continues...

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Kevin James Live On Tour at the Genesee Theatre
11/06/21
"Thanksgiving, man. Not a good day to be my pants," quips co...

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The McCartney Years Concert Experience at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/11/21
The McCartney Years celebrates the genius of Paul McCartney in a live conce...

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The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine Presents Cinderella at Genesee Theatre
11/13/21
The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine returns to The Genesee to present their...

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An Evening with David Sedaris at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/18/21
Rescheduled from 2020 Humorist and bestselling author David Sedaris brin...

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A Charlie Brown Christmas at Genesee
11/20/21
Everyone’s favorite holiday classic comes to life in this all-new tou...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
11/20/21
Fill your artistic void with the ever-extravagant monthly ArtWauk in Downto...

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Kenny G at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 12/02/21
Rescheduled from October 2020.  For over three decades, world-reno...

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Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular at Genesee Theatre
12/03/21
Create lasting memories when Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular brings its N...

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Tommy James and The Shondells with special guest, The Box Tops at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 12/04/21
Rescheduled from April 2021. Tommy James' success is extraordinary. ...

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Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox  Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 12/09/21
Rescheduled from 2020: Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox is back, p...

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ElfWauk in Waukegan
12/18/21
Fill your artistic void with the ever-extravagant monthly ArtWauk in Downto...

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David Brighton's Space Oddity at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 01/08/22
Originally scheduled for September 2020 and May 2021 David Brighton'...

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The Guess Who at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 01/30/22
Rescheduled from October 2020 and May 2021 The Guess Who created some of...

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America with Special Guests the Buckinghams
02/12/22
America's breezy, folk-rock sound became an instant hit with fans when ...

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live at Genesee Theatre
02/19/22
Won't you be my neighbor? Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood™ Live! ...

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Adam Carolla at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/10/22
Rescheduled from 2020 and 2021 Comedian, podcast host and best-selling a...

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*Rescheduled - Frank Caliendo at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/19/22
This performance was originally scheduled for August 2020 and rescheduled f...

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*Rescheduled - Jay Leno at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/25/22
Rescheduled from June 2021 and now with special guest, Folk Yeah! One of...

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Glenn Miller Orchestra at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 06/03/22
Rescheduled from August 2020 and April 2021.  Enjoy an evening of u...

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Miranda Sings: Who Wants My Kid? at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 06/18/22
Overconfident and tone-deaf, Miranda Sings is the hilarious alter ego of gi...

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