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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) OPEN
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) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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

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

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Holiday Inn Express and Suites Waukegan
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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

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Oppidan Spirits
(Waukegan) OPEN
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) OPEN
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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Residence Inn by Marriott - Chicago-Waukegan
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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

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SpringHill Suites by Marriott Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS OPEN DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS. Please s...

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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) OPEN
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) OPEN
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) OPEN
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
(Waukegan) OPEN
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
 
120 N. Genesee Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.672.7678
 
200 N. Green Bay Road Waukegan, IL 60085
847.775.1096
 
2411 Grand Avenue 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
 
ArtWauk - April
04/17/21
ArtWauk is back!  ArtWauk is a cooperative art experience. A mont...

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FireLit Pizza - Deep Dish Pizza made to order
04/23/21
The return of the artist Formerly known as Pizza Productions. Personal deep...

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Butterfly Migration Virtual Program with Waukegan Park District
Virtual 04/24/21
The monarch butterflies migrate across the United States during the summer....

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Winter Craft Bag with Waukegan Park District
12/18/20 - 04/30/21
Celebrate winter! The Waukegan Park District’s Winter Craft Bag featu...

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Art in Public Places - I Connect: Women Artists of Lake County in Waukegan
03/15/21 - 04/30/21
Lake County Government has a new Art in Public Places Program in partnershi...

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A Taste of Theatre with Three Brothers Theatre and Waukegan Park District
Virtual 04/10/21 - 05/01/21
This class is sure to excite a student, especially if it involves VIRTUAL T...

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Tailgate Fundraiser
05/01/21
⛵⛵Tailgate Fundraiser May 1st for Junior Sailors @ South Break Wall Noon - ...

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Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Evening at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 05/01/21
This concert event celebrates the life and music of Jason's father, the...

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Jim Peterik and Carl Giammarese at Genesee Street Cabaret
05/01/21
Chicago's own Jim Peterik and Carl Giammarese have teamed up to present...

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Summer Cars and Coffee Car Show
05/02/21
Dust off your rides and show them off ! Classic Kia is hosting a cars and c...

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Online Gamer's Club with Waukegan Park District
Virtual 05/04/21
Do you like playing League of Legends, Teamfight Tactics, World of Warcraft...

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Gentle Flow Yoga - Lunchtime
05/05/21
Wednesday, May 5, 2021 This class will focus on foundational yoga poses,...

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Art Wauk
05/15/21
Art Wauk - May 15, 2021 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Harbor Gallery ART WAUK - Feat...

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Gardening Series: Veggies Planted, Now What?
06/09/21
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 The University of Illinois Extension, Lake Count...

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Fireman's Fishing Tourney
06/15/21
 Fireman's Fishing Tourney June 12, 2021 For more details visit...

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Under the Streetlamp at Three Brothers Theatre
Rescheduled 06/18/21
Rescheduled from January 2021.  America's hottest vocal group,...

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Art Wauk
06/19/21
Enjoy Lake County artists June 19, 2021 from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm in the Harbo...

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Alonzo Bodden at Genesee Street Cabaret
06/20/21
Funny, smart and insightful, Alonzo Bodden has been making audiences laugh ...

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Chicago to Waukegan Race
06/26/21
Details coming soon the Chicago to Waukegan Race is coming soon!  ...

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July 4th Celebration
07/04/21
Fourth of July Celebration!!! FIreworks are provided by the City of Wauk...

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Art Wauk
07/17/21
Join us for Art Wauk July 17, 2021! ART WAUK - Featured Artist: Thom Kap...

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Talkin' Trash at Green Town on the Rocks
07/17/21
Saturday, July 17, 2021 Live music by one of the premier party bands in ...

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Christmas in July BRMC Toys 4 Tots and Harbor Car Cruise
07/24/21
Enjoy Christmas in July BRMC Toys for Tots and the Harbor Car Cruise July 2...

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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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**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
Due to the reschedule, the lineup will be announced shortly. ...

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

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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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Art Wauk
08/21/21
ART WAUK - Featured Artist: Mary Neely, Musical Entertainment by Mark &...

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

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

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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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Art Wauk
09/18/21
Every 3rd Saturday of the month Waukegan Harbor & Marina hosts an artis...

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

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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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Genesee Street Cabaret featuring Chris Distefano at Three Brothers Theatre
Rescheduled 09/24/21
Rescheduled from March 2021. With a one-hour Comedy Central special firm...

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Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox  Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 09/30/21
Rescheduled from 2020: Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox is back, p...

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

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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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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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**Rescheduled - Miranda Sings: Who Wants My Kid? at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 10/22/21
Rescheduled from April 2021. Overconfident and tone-deaf, Miranda Sings ...

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

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

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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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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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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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Wednesday Night Dinners at Bonnie Brook
Ongoing
Year-round, come and enjoy Bonnie Brook's mouth-watering Wednesday Nigh...

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