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  1. Business After Hours with the Waukegan Chamber of Commerce

    October 18, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ A Cuban Experience

    The Waukegan Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to Business After Hours at A Cuban Experience in downtown Waukegan. Bring your business cards and network with other local businesspeople! Free to Chamber members.

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  2. 25th Annual Candle Lighting Ceremony

    October 18, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lake Bluff Village Green

    Families, survivors, and advocates will come together on the Lake Bluff Village Green to honor all victims of domestic violence and their families and the memory of loved ones, friends, and community members who lost their lives due to domestic violence. A Safe Place’s 25th Annual Candle Lighting ceremony will include musical tributes, ceremonial lighting of candles, stories by survivors and advocates, and statistics about domestic violence in our area and the nation.

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  3. Words on Wheels Annual Fundraiser

    October 18, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Glen Flora Country Club

    Save the Date! October 18, 2018 should be circled on your calendar. Words on Wheels will be holding their signature fundraiser at Glen Flora Country Club. It will be a fun filled evening of delicious food, entertainment, music and fabulous silent auction items! Plan to join them and learn more about why they will continue to ‘bring the words to them'. If you are a business owner or if you work for a large corporation, check with Words on Wheels for sponsorship levels and consider becoming one of our generous donors.

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  4. Ladies Night at A Cuban Experience

    October 18, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ A Cuban Experience

    Join the fine folks at A Cuban Experience on the third Thursday of every month for Ladies Night! All ladies will receive 10% off their purchases.

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  5. Night Ranger

    October 18, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    Night Ranger hit the ground running with their debut album in 1982, Dawn Patrol. A year later, they released Midnight Madness, an epic smash that went platinum. Now, for the first time, the band will be perform these two classic rock albums in their entirety, plus an encore of bonus hits! The group itself became an instant hit 35 years ago, thanks to its heavy rotation on MTV and ten #1 music videos. Their latest album, Don't Let Up, proves the Bay Area boys still have plenty of rocket fuel left in the tank. Lose yourself for a few hours in some great rock music

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  6. Green Town Open Mic Night with Sipos & Young

    October 18, 8:00 PM - 11:45 PM @ Green Town Tavern

    Join the fun at this long-standing Open Mic Night in downtown Waukegan! Green Town Open Mic Night is hosted by Chris Sipos & Rachel Young every Thursday night. All skill levels welcome.

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  7. Friends of WPL Fall Book Sale

    October 19, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Waukegan Public Library

    Support the Friends of the Waukegan Public Library at their fall book sale! Browse books, DVDs, and more for adults and kids. Hard cover books and CDs are $1, DVD are $2, paperbacks are $0.25 and children's books are two for $0.25 - all great deals!

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  8. WHS Pasta and Pops!

    October 19, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Waukegan High School\ Brookside Campus

    Waukegan High School Music department will be performing pop hits while you enjoy dinner. The Bands, Orchestras and Choirs are all working together to put on an amazing show for you! Two showings this year and tickets are available online. Seating is first come first served. The doors will open at 5:00 pm for the 5:30 showing and at 7:00 pm for the 7:30 showing.

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  9. Switch Lanes Gala

    October 19, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lakehurst Banquets

    Join Switch Lanes Non-Profit for their gala with the theme "Breaking the Cycle of Recidivism" with featured speaker Freeway - Rick Ross, who personifies "Breaking the Cycle". RECIDIVISM- that cycle of a person going back and fourth to prison. Switch Lanes will be honoring individuals who have broken that cycle by not going back into that penal system and honoring those in the community who have helped individuals stay home from prison and or not go in the first place. For more information or to sponsor the event, contact Switch Lanes President Anthony McIntyre at (847) 672-9272. Tickets may be purchased online or in-person.

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  10. Night of the Living Dead

    October 19, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Three Brothers Theatre Upstage

    Something weird is happening. Humans are being chased and bitten by some sort of ghoulish creatures. It’s the plot of the cult-classic movie “Night of the Living Dead,” produced in 1968, and is going to be performed live at Three Brothers Theatre. This time it will be set in Waukegan in the year 2018. Are the hairs standing up on the back of your neck? Come to the show, it's safe at the Theatre. Really.

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  11. WHS Pasta and Pops!

    October 19, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Waukegan High School\ Brookside Campus

    Waukegan High School Music department will be performing pop hits while you enjoy dinner. The Bands, Orchestras and Choirs are all working together to put on an amazing show for you! Tickets are available online. Seating is first come first served. The doors will open at 5:00 pm for the 5:30 showing and at 7:00 pm for the 7:30 showing.

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  12. Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

    October 19, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox takes current and classic pop hits and transforms them into brilliant retro masterpieces. They perform the biggest hits by the likes of Lady Gaga, Beyoncé, Lorde, Aerosmith and Radiohead and do the impossible: create versions that are better than the originals. This can only be done with world-class performers and arrangements true to their era. You'll have a smile on your face as they turn Maroon 5's Maps into a vintage soul song, Macklemore's Thrift Shop into a Roaring Twenties jazz number and Hanson's MMMbop into a '50s doo-wop. It's quite remarkable. Get tickets today - they have 11 SOLD OUT shows already this year!

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  13. Karaoke Night at 17 North

    October 19, 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM @ 17 North

    Do you have mad skills when it comes to Karaoke? Prove it! Swing by 17 North on a Friday night and wow the crowd! Or, sit back and enjoy the variety of songs and talents. Join Brad "Wolfman" Wolf every Friday night.

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  14. Downtown church hosts pancake fundraiser

    October 20, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Waukegan First United Methodist Church

    Enjoy good food, fun and fellowship with family, friends and neighbors at Waukegan First United Methodist Church’s Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The church is located at 128 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. For a $10 donation at the door (children under 7 free), you’ll be treated to a breakfast of pancakes, sausage and beverages. For more information, visit www.fumcwaukegan.org or call 847-623-2433.

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  15. YJAM: Youth Justice Summit

    October 20, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Waukegan High School Brett Theatre

    YWCA Lake County has joined Mothers Against Wrongful Convictions, Moms Demand Action and Lake County NAMI for the annual Youth Justice Summit and Campaign for Youth Justice. This year's discussion includes: School Discipline (Restorative Justice Practices), Youth Mental Illness, Electronic Monitoring, Violence Prevention, and Sanctuary Schools (immigration). Keynote speaker is Chaplain George Moore, Jr., Legacy ReEntry Foundation. Breakout sessions for 13 year olds and older.

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  16. 2018 Lake County Strongest Man/Woman

    October 20, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM @ Monster Garage Gym

    Enter the Lake County Strongest Man/Woman Contest! Limited to 60 Competitors in two divisions: Open Men and Women, Novice Men and Women. Individual events. Max Log Clean and Press; Tire Deadlift for reps; Yoke - Athlete will carry the yoke for 50ft drop the yoke, and bring the Yoke back 50ft marked off; Stone Load for Reps. Events are subject to change! Awards will go to 1st thru 3rd Place for Open/Novice Men and 1st thru 3rd Place for Open/Novice Women. Deadline for entry: Oct 18th

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  17. Friends of WPL Fall Book Sale

    October 20, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Waukegan Public Library

    Support the Friends of the Waukegan Public Library at their fall book sale! Browse books, DVDs, and more for adults and kids. Hard cover books and CDs are $1, DVD are $2, paperbacks are $0.25 and children's books are two for $0.25 - all great deals!

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  18. Dia de Muertos

    October 20, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Belvidere Recreation Center

    DIA DE MUERTOS Festival! Food! Art! Vendors! Dance! Music! The event is hosted by ACADEMIA CULTURAL XILOTL and is free and open to the public.

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  19. Fiesta de COCO

    October 20, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Belvidere Discount Mall

    Fiesta de Coco brings lots of fun to the Belvidere Mall. Enjoy a show with COCO characters, Mexican appetizers, face painting, games for children. Come with the whole family. Free entry and parking.

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  20. Sugar Skull Decoration

    October 20, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Belvidere Recreation Center

    Join ACADEMIA CULTURAL XILOTL and Jack Benny Center for the Arts in a fun filled, educational, and family oriented workshop where you will learn about Dia de Muertos, why it is celebrated in Mexico and other parts of the world, and decorate your very own sugar skull/calaverita de azucar! ALL AGES WELCOME, but children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. RSVP your seat(s) by calling (224)530-1303. *** This workshop will be taking place at the Belvidere Recreation Center where our *DIA DE MUERTOS Festivity will be taking place at the same time. There will be Art, Vendors, Dance, Music, Food, and much more during the festivity! DIA DE MUERTOS Festivity is free and open to the public! ***

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  21. Ultimate Paranormal Experience All Ages SOLD OUT

    October 20, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    Intrigued by those paranormal shows on TV? Why not experience a real supernatural investigation firsthand? Ever since it opened in 1927, The Genesee Theatre has been surrounded by claims of ghost sightings and unexplained phenomena. Using state-of-the-art equipment, Chicagoland's Supernatural Investigation Crew will take you on a "spirited" search for the spine-tingling truth. SIC is a team of experienced ghost hunters whose mission is to explore haunted properties around the country. Their YouTube series, In the Shadows, is set to debut this fall.

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  22. Skills and Drills with WNBA Star Cappie Pondexter

    October 20, 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Waukegan High School

    TRAIN WITH A PRO! You're invited to a one-day basketball camp with WNBA STAR Cappie Pondexter. Learn valuable skills such as shooting, ball-handling, on-court etiquette and more! This is open to Girls and Boys, ages 9 - 13 (from 2 - 3:30pm) and 14 - 18 (4 - 5:30pm.) Free t-shirt with online registration! Bring your basketball!

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  23. Ultimate Paranormal Experience 18+ SOLD OUT

    October 20, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    Intrigued by those paranormal shows on TV? Why not experience a real supernatural investigation firsthand? Ever since it opened in 1927, The Genesee Theatre has been surrounded by claims of ghost sightings and unexplained phenomena. Using state-of-the-art equipment, Chicagoland's Supernatural Investigation Crew will take you on a "spirited" search for the spine-tingling truth. SIC is a team of experienced ghost hunters whose mission is to explore haunted properties around the country. Their YouTube series, In the Shadows, is set to debut this fall. Includes a 3-hour paranormal investigation with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and soft drinks. Cash bar is available (proof of age required). Includes free parking.

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  24. ArtWauk

    October 20, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Arts & Entertainment District Downtown Waukegan

    ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each month is a unique experience as the art exhibits, musicians and featured performances vary from one month to the next. Come downtown, grab dinner and enjoy the tactical application of the arts

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  25. W2C 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

    October 20, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Glen Flora Country Club

    On the evening of October 20th, Waukegan to College will join together to celebrate our 10th anniversary—ten years of First-Generation Success! Join Waukegan to College for this very special evening. This is a joyful opportunity to stand up and be counted as we celebrate the amazing college graduates from our first ten years!

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  26. WAGS Animal Walk of The Dead

    October 20, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Three Brothers Theatre Downstage

    Fun for you and your pet while raising money for Waukegan Animals Getting Saved (WAGS)! Pictures with Pets from 6-8pm by Therese Gonzalez; Pumpkin Decorating from 5:30 8pm; prize drawings and a PET COSTUME CONTEST from 8 - 8:30pm!

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  27. ZombieWauk 2018

    October 20, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Downtown Waukegan

    It's that time of year, when the chilling October wind blows and all sorts of shadowy adventures transpire. Zombies, survivalists, and ghouls of all ages are welcome to wander to Downtown Waukegan ... if they dare. Dead Mans Carnival will be back to delight and entertain ... and a whole host of other extra-ordinary fun will take place, too. Art, music, cosplay and more. Kid friendly. Come to ZombieWauk and enjoy!.

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  28. Gutty's Comedy Club Presents: Good Medicine Comedy Show

    October 20, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Urban Edge

    Gutty's Comedy Club brings you comedy back to Lake County at Urban Edge! The lineup has something for everyone and the show is open to ALL AGES. Bring everyone you know who wants to laugh and have a great time! This comedy show is in partnership with Waukegan Arts Council and The Sign of the Dove Church as part of Waukegan's Community Art's Series. Two show times. Tickets available online or at the door (as space allows.)

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  29. Masters of Sketch: Sketch Goes to Hell

    October 20, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ ZümBier

    Space, the Final Frontier... but also an expensive one... Every franchise in it's life tries to go somewhere it clearly doesn't belong. Due to budget constraints, we had to settle on the underworld. If you laugh at our jokes about trumpa loompas, unfortunate cookies, and abandoned pets, you'll earn yourself a seat on the bus! The fiery gates open at 6:30 and the show is at 7pm.

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  30. Only for One Night 2018, Adult Prom, Chicago Edition

    October 20, 7:00 PM - October 21, 1:00 AM @ Stretch's Sports Bar & Grill

    Only For One Night 2018 "Adult Prom” Chicago Edition Part II in Waukegan IL, is a formal red carpet affair where you can experience your prom for the first time or all over again. Our Elegantly decorated venue will feature music from the past. Those classic hits will be sure to get your feet moving and hips shaking as you take a trip down memory lane. Come dressed to impress so the paparazzi can capture all of your prom memories.

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  31. Times Two – Larry Wimmer & LeMel Lewis

    October 20, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM @ Family Piano Riverside Room

    Larry Wimmer is a Grammy-nominated blues and R&B artist, hailing from Waukegan. Throughout his professional career, Larry has shared the stage with many music greats, and he continues to work with many artists on-stage, and in the studio, splitting most of his time between Chicago and Nashville. Join us in welcoming Larry as he plays alongside keyboardist & long-time bandmate, LeMel Lewis, as a duet known as “Times Two.” They promise to bring their best blues and R&B originals, as well as some complementary covers of classics you haven’t heard in a long time. This is one you will not want to miss!

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  32. Ultimate Paranormal Experience - 18+ SOLD OUT

    October 20, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    Intrigued by those paranormal shows on TV? Why not experience a real supernatural investigation firsthand? Ever since it opened in 1927, The Genesee Theatre has been surrounded by claims of ghost sightings and unexplained phenomena. Using state-of-the-art equipment, Chicagoland's Supernatural Investigation Crew will take you on a "spirited" search for the spine-tingling truth. SIC is a team of experienced ghost hunters whose mission is to explore haunted properties around the country. Their YouTube series, In the Shadows, is set to debut this fall. Includes a 3-hour paranormal investigation with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and soft drinks. Cash bar is available (proof of age required). Includes free parking.

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  33. Night of the Living Dead

    October 20, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Three Brothers Theatre Upstage

    Something weird is happening. Humans are being chased and bitten by some sort of ghoulish creatures. It’s the plot of the cult-classic movie “Night of the Living Dead,” produced in 1968, and is going to be performed live at Three Brothers Theatre. This time it will be set in Waukegan in the year 2018. Are the hairs standing up on the back of your neck? Come to the show, it's safe at the Theatre. Really.

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  34. Gutty's Comedy Club Presents: Good Medicine Comedy Show

    October 20, 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Urban Edge

    Gutty's Comedy Club brings you comedy back to Lake County at Urban Edge! The lineup has something for everyone and the show is open to ALL AGES. Bring everyone you know who wants to laugh and have a great time! This comedy show is in partnership with Waukegan Arts Council and The Sign of the Dove Church as part of Waukegan's Community Art's Series. Tickets available online or at the door (as space allows.)

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  35. Ultimate Paranormal Experience - 18+ SOLD OUT

    October 20, 11:00 PM - October 21, 2:00 AM @ Genesee Theatre

    Intrigued by those paranormal shows on TV? Why not experience a real supernatural investigation firsthand? Ever since it opened in 1927, The Genesee Theatre has been surrounded by claims of ghost sightings and unexplained phenomena. Using state-of-the-art equipment, Chicagoland's Supernatural Investigation Crew will take you on a "spirited" search for the spine-tingling truth. SIC is a team of experienced ghost hunters whose mission is to explore haunted properties around the country. Their YouTube series, In the Shadows, is set to debut this fall. Includes a 3-hour paranormal investigation with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and soft drinks. Cash bar is available (proof of age required). Includes free parking.

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  36. Family Movie Series: Haunted Mansion

    October 21, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Waukegan Public Library

    Families, join the Waukegan Public Library for a free movie - popcorn included! The movies run through Sundays, November 25th. This Sunday's movie is Haunted Mansion: Eddie Murphy stars as a real estate agent whose family comes face-to-face with 999 grim, grinning ghosts in the creepy old Gracey Manor! Now, with the help of supernatural psychic Madame Leota, they must hilariously battle to break the mansion of its age-old curse.

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  37. At the Theatre with the Waukegan Symphony Orchestra

    October 21, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Waukegan High School Trapp Auditorium

    Join the Waukegan Symphony Orchestra for "At the Theatre" featuring works by Beethoven, Corigliano, Grieg, Copland, and Tchaikovsky. Tickets are available at Jack Benny Center for the Arts in Bowen Park or at the venue on the day of the performance (cash or check only.)

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  38. In Dreams - Roy Orbison in Concert: The Hologram Tour

    October 21, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    In Dreams – Roy Orbison in Concert is giving fans a chance to see the late rock 'n' roll legend back on stage once again. Through mind-blowing holographic laser imaging, the singer with the velvety voice comes to life to perform and interact with the Lake County Symphony Orchestra. Every song has been digitally remastered to blend with the live musicians for an ultra-realistic experience.

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  39. Eat with the Arts

    October 22, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Bonnie Brook Golf Course, Dining and Banquets

    Breakfast for Dinner? YES! How about scrambled eggs, sausage, toast, and hash browns? Yum. Join this Arts Fundraiser by Concert Call and support the Waukegan Symphony Orchestra, Waukegan Concert Chorus, Jack Benny Center Programs and Scholarships! Live music performed by musicians supported by Concert Call throughout the event. Tickets may be purchased at Jack Benny Center for the Arts (39 Jack Benny Drive, Waukegan) and A-Major Music( 3701 Grand Ave B, Gurnee). For more info or to be an advertiser, call 847-360-4746.

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  40. Turn the Light On: Mental Health in the Faith Community

    October 24, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Sign of the Dove

    Take in a special presentation by Dr. Anita Phillips as she shares insights on the intersection of the Bible and mental and emotional health. Dr. Anita is a minister and mental health professional dedicated to encouraging, educating, and empowering people of faith. She has spent her career blending faith and mental health in individual and group therapy and is an inspirational and dynamic speaker. Dr. Anita wants to help you forge the authentic faith-mental health connection that will change your life forever. Hosted by The Sign of the Dove Church, this event is free and open to the public as part of Waukegan's Community Art Series: Health is Life.

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  41. Contractor Open House hosted by Waukegan Public Schools

    October 25, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Lincoln Center

    The Waukegan Public Schools District 60 is hosting an open house for contractors in the area to learn how they can qualify for and perform public school project. District architect, Wold Architects and Engineers, will be on hand to provide information.

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  42. The Magic of Adam Trent

    October 25, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    Direct from Broadway is high-tech magician Adam Trent, a rising star known for his futuristic brand of magic. This awarding-winning magician definitely has a few dazzling tricks and jaw-dropping spectacles up his sleeve. On stage, he blends magic, music and comedy with classic techniques and modern technology.

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  43. Green Town Open Mic Night with Sipos & Young

    October 25, 8:00 PM - 11:45 PM @ Green Town Tavern

    Join the fun at this long-standing Open Mic Night in downtown Waukegan! Green Town Open Mic Night is hosted by Chris Sipos & Rachel Young every Thursday night. All skill levels welcome.

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  44. Hispanic Heritage Celebration

    October 26, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Glenwood Elementary School

    Join the Waukegan Public School District #60 as they celebrate our community's many Hispanic cultures. This event is open to all Waukegan families. The event is free, but food will be available for purchase.

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  45. Night of the Living Dead

    October 26, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Three Brothers Theatre Upstage

    Something weird is happening. Humans are being chased and bitten by some sort of ghoulish creatures. It’s the plot of the cult-classic movie “Night of the Living Dead,” produced in 1968, and is going to be performed live at Three Brothers Theatre. This time it will be set in Waukegan in the year 2018. Are the hairs standing up on the back of your neck? Come to the show, it's safe at the Theatre. Really.

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  46. Smokey Robinson

    October 26, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Genesee Theatre

    With over 4,000 songs to his credit, Smokey Robinson is a true music legend. He started his journey as frontman for The Miracles. The Miracles went on to dominate R&B music throughout the '60s. Robinson was also chief songwriter for Motown Records, writing hits for other artists, including Marvin Gaye, Mary Wells and The Temptations. He later turned to an amazing solo career where he continued his tradition of hit-making, and won a Grammy® in 1988. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer continues to keep the Motown sound alive for a new generation of fans and for baby boomers who grew up listening to his smooth, unmistakable vocals.

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  47. Karaoke Night at 17 North

    October 26, 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM @ 17 North

    Do you have mad skills when it comes to Karaoke? Prove it! Swing by 17 North on a Friday night and wow the crowd! Or, sit back and enjoy the variety of songs and talents. Join Brad "Wolfman" Wolf every Friday night.

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  48. Exchange Club Pancake Breakfast

    October 27, 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Bonnie Brook Golf Course

    Enjoy a hearty all-you-can-eat breakfast of pancakes, sausage and coffee with the Waukegan Exchange Club! Nationally, the Exchange Club is recognized as a leader in the field of child abuse prevention (CAP) and has helped more than 225,000 children and 175,000 families break the cycle of abuse.

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  49. Sugar Skulls Decorating

    October 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Jack Benny Center for the Arts

    Join ACADEMIA CULTURAL XILOTL for a short educational presentation on DIA DE MUERTOS then decorate sugar skulls. Decorate as many sugar skulls as you would like. All materials included. ALL AGES welcome, although children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Register at (847)360-4740.

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  50. Halloweenfest

    October 27, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Bowen Park

    Join the Waukegan Park District at Halloweenfest in BOOwen Park featuring children's games, concessions, and spooky activities.

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  51. North Avenue Taps’ Spooktacular ‘18 & Pub Crawl

    October 27, 4:00 PM - October 28, 2:00 AM @ North Avenue Tap

    Join North Avenue Tap for their annual Halloween costume party starting with a pub crawl from 4-10. You must wear a costume to get on the bus that will head to Addison & Clarks, TRs Front Row, 17 North, and few more spots. DJ Bobby will spin truly spooktacular tunes from 10-close. In addition to music and dancing, there will be costume prizes and spooky themed food!

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  52. Haunted Waukegan Free Guided Walking Tour

    October 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Douglas House Upton Park

    Learn the haunted and strange stories of Waukegan's past on this guided walking tour. The tour last approximately two hours, has extensive walking and covers about three miles. Sign up online at the Waukegan Park District or by calling (847) 360-4740.

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  53. Halloween Party at The Frolic

    October 27, 7:00 PM - October 28, 2:00 AM @ The Frolic

    Calling all adult Halloween fans! The Frolic invites you to enjoy Halloween libations and appetizers while decked out in your finest, scariest, coolest costume! Costume contest winners will be announced at 10pm and they'll have prizes for 1st Place and Best Couple Costume.

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  54. Masters of Sketch: Sketch Goes to Hell

    October 27, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ ZümBier

    Space, the Final Frontier... but also an expensive one... Every franchise in it's life tries to go somewhere it clearly doesn't belong. Due to budget constraints, we had to settle on the underworld. If you laugh at our jokes about trumpa loompas, unfortunate cookies, and abandoned pets, you'll earn yourself a seat on the bus! The fiery gates open at 6:30 and the show is at 7pm.

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  55. Night of the Living Dead

    October 27, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Three Brothers Theatre Upstage

    Something weird is happening. Humans are being chased and bitten by some sort of ghoulish creatures. It’s the plot of the cult-classic movie “Night of the Living Dead,” produced in 1968, and is going to be performed live at Three Brothers Theatre. This time it will be set in Waukegan in the year 2018. Are the hairs standing up on the back of your neck? Come to the show, it's safe at the Theatre. Really.

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  56. The Bill Chapin Jazz X-tet

    October 27, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Family Piano Riverside Room

    Bill Chapin's wondrous jazz interpretations will transport you to another era with his ensemble, the Chapin Jazz X-tet, a quintet performing modern jazz with energy and sensitivity. They’ll be bringing some Halloween fun to Family Piano Company with standards like “Witchcraft” and “That Old Back Magic”, along with selections from Herbie Hancock, Duke Ellington, and many other great jazz composers.

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  57. Vocal Trash

    October 27, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Waukegan High School Trapp Auditorium

    Vocal Trash is an urban-themed Broadway style production with toolbox guitars, a milk-urn bass and numerous repurposed industrial percussion props that accompany singing, breakdancing, and comedy. The group’s focus is to spread their message at home and abroad utilizing the universal language of song and dance.

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  58. CBD Vape & Sip

    October 27, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM @ Hayze VAPE

    After hours party! Your ticket includes a jar of CBD tea, a one day CBD tester, an empty CBD cartridge and a battery. There will be three flavors of eliquid to add to your tester. Pre-purchase of tickets is required. Must Be 18+ to attend. Valid ID is required.

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  59. Art Sale

    October 28, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Sidecar Studios

    Check out all the good things for sale at Sidecar Studios - art of all types, jewelry, home decor, and supplies. It'll make for a nice Sunday afternoon!

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  60. Family Movie Series: Monster House

    October 28, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Waukegan Public Library

    Families, join the Waukegan Public Library for a free movie - popcorn included! The movies run through Sundays, November 25th. This Sunday's movie is Monster House: No adults believe three youths' assertion that a neighboring residence is a living creature that means them harm. With Halloween approaching, the trio must find a way to destroy the structure before innocent trick-or-treaters meet ghastly ends.

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  61. Trick or Treat

    October 28, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ All over Waukegan

    Watch out for the little ghosts and goblins as they go from house to house asking for treats, and hopefully not doing tricks! Drive carefully!

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  62. Unmask the Violence

    October 28, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Milan Banquet Hall

    Mark your calendars!Women Enuff's "Unmask the Violence" Masquerade Gala Fundraiser is part of the celebration of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The evening includes live entertainment, raffles, education, dinner, and more. Contact Women Enuff at 224-656-0116 for tickets and additional information.

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  63. Groovy Tuesday at Bonnie Brook

    October 30, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Bonnie Brook Golf Course, Dining and Banquets

    It's Chillin' and Grillin' with music by Cary Cohen for this one! Join us for a groovy Tuesday evening.

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  64. Haunted Waukegan Free Guided Walking Tour

    October 31, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Douglas House Upton Park

    Learn the haunted and strange stories of Waukegan's past on this guided walking tour. The tour last approximately two hours, has extensive walking and covers about three miles. Sign up online at the Waukegan Park District or by calling (847) 360-4740.

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