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The Odeum Expo Center
1033 North Villa Avenue
Villa Park, Illinois 60181
Phone: (630) 941-9292
Fax: (630) 832-9183


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April

 

EVENT:
SPRING FESTIVAL - An Arts &Crafts Affair
DATE(S):
April 7-9, 2017
TIME(S):

Fri 11 A.M. to 9 P.M., Sat - 9 A.M. to 6 P.M., Sun- 10 A.M. to 5 P.M

DESCRIPTION:

Over 350 Artists & Crafters from 30 states fill the Odeum from wall to wall with incredible hand-made items! Voted consistently as one of the TOP 100 SHOWS in the country by Sunshine Artist Magazine, this is one event you don't want to miss! Handcrafted, one-of-a-kind home decor and gifts, stage entertainment, plenty of food and drinks, plus register for $30 Gift Certificates - awarded hourly! This is the show to get your summertime patio and garden decorations too! Plan at least one full day to shop all the booths and enjoy the food and entertainment in our special food court! People come back year after year because they have such a great time and find unique gifts!

Admission is $9, $8 for seniors and children under 10 are free.
Parking is free for this event.

Parking is free.

CONTACT:
www.hpifestivals.com

 

EVENT:
SPB50 - A GRAND WORLD TOUR LIVE IN CHICAGO
DATE(S):
Saturday, April 15, 2017
TIME(S):

6:00PM

DESCRIPTION:

8K Miles Media South Asian Connect presents
SPB50 - A GRAND WORLD TOUR LIVE IN CHICAGO
Evergreen Tamil and Telugu Hits

Artists
SP. Balasubrahmanyam
K. S. Chithra
Charan
LathaKrishna
Swagatha
Shailaja
Harish Raghavendra

CONTACT:
For Tickets Call: Raghu 815-955-7794; Murugesh 630-841-6789; Socrates 847-571-4287

 

EVENT:

USAT Illinois State Championship Hosted by Illinois Taekwondo State Organization (ITSO)

DATE(S): Saturday, April 22, 2017
TIME(S): 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. (check website below for time changes)
DESCRIPTION:

USAT Illinois State Championship is here!

This will include sparring, individual poomsae, pairs poomsae, team poomsae, demo team and board breaking.

Registration is now open!

Tickets are: $10 for adult; $5 children 6-17years; Children under 5 years and Seniors 65+ are free

Parking is $10 per car, $20 per bus.

CONTACT: For tickets or more information, see www.illinoistaekwondo.org

 

EVENT:

Chicago Marine Aquarium Society FRAG SWAP

DATE(S): Saturday, April 22, 2017
TIME(S): 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
DESCRIPTION:

The Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) is a nonprofit organization of marine hobbyists brought together by the desire to promote a better understanding of the life we keep in home or office marine aquariums. From the very colorful saltwater fish to the amazing coral formations, their focus is to increase the longevity of marine life in a controlled environment through education and the sharing of ideas. Whether you are just curious about saltwater aquariums or have many tanks of your own, you are sure to enjoy this colorful show.

Tickets are $5.00 Pre-Sale General Admission (if purchased 48 hours or more before), or $10.00 General Admission (at the door). Kids 12 & under (with adult entry) are free.

CONTACT: Visit www.facebook.com/Chicago-Marine-Aquarium-Society-135975166455221/ for more information.

 

EVENT:
Chicago Charitable Games Poker Tournament
DATE(S):
Friday, April 28, 2017
TIME(S):

2:00PM - 1:00AM

DESCRIPTION:

Chicago Charitable Games Casino returns to the Odeum upstairs in our Banquet Room on April 28th. Doors open at 2:00pm and runs until 1am, FREE PARKING. Bring your buddies and put on your “Poker Face” to take your chances at winning some BIG MONEY! All events are open to the public. Must be 18+ to play. Live cash games start at 2:30pm and run all event long. The Sit-n-Go single table tournaments and multi-table tournaments also available.

CONTACT:
Visit www.chicagocharitablegames.com for more information

 

EVENT:

Fight To Win Pro 33

DATE(S): Saturday, April 29, 2017
TIME(S): Doors at 5;00pm / Competition begins at 6:00pm (check website below for upates)
DESCRIPTION:

Fight To Win Promotions hosts world-class Professional Jiu Jitsu and Open BJJ and NOGI tournaments Nationwide with all the glitz and glamor of a MMA fight! Come out to see all the non-stop grappling action complete with VIP tables up-close to the ring!

Tickets are: $60, $50, and $40 and can be purchased at www.cagetix.com/f2w

Parking is $10 per car, $20 per bus.

CONTACT: For tickets or more information, see www.F2WPro.com

 

EVENT:

Duel of Titans Jaripeo & Baile

DATE(S): Sunday, April 30, 2017
TIME(S): Doors at 1:00pm
DESCRIPTION:

The Emperors of the Jaripeo with 15 divine bulls! There will be raffles, gifts, and mechanical bull!


Advance tickets $35. Children under 12 free
Parking is $10 per car, $20 per bus.

CONTACT: More information 773-437-9207

 

May

 

EVENT:
Chicago Charitable Games Poker Tournament
DATE(S):
Saturday, May 6, 2017
TIME(S):

2:00PM - 1:00AM

DESCRIPTION:

Chicago Charitable Games Casino returns to the Odeum upstairs in our Banquet Room on May 6th. Doors open at 2:00pm and runs until 1am, FREE PARKING. Bring your buddies to take your chances at winning some BIG MONEY! All events are open to the public. Must be 18+ to play. Live cash games start at 2:30pm and run all event long. The Sit-n-Go single table tournaments and multi-table tournaments also available.

CONTACT:
Visit www.chicagocharitablegames.com for more information

 

EVENT:

Rebeats Chicago Drum Show

DATE(S): Saturday, May 20 thru Sunday May 21, 2017
TIME(S): 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
DESCRIPTION:

The Chicago Drum Show is the world's largest and longest-running event of it's kind. It is a drum expo, an entertainment event and swap-meet. There are clinics, classes, demonstrations, raffles, and over 30,000 square feet of exhibits: New, used, vintage and custom drums, cymbals, and related accessories.

Adult daily admission is $15.00; Daily admission for ages 5-12 is $10.00
VIP Admission $100.00. Group rates available for 10 or more band members.

Rebeats Chicago Drum Show is running in conjunction with the 4 Amigos Guitar Show and offers a discount to attend both shows.

CONTACT: For tickets or more information, see www.rebeats.com

 

EVENT:

Drum Day 2017

DATE(S): Saturday, May 20
TIME(S): Saturday 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
DESCRIPTION:

This FREE EVENT is sponsored by Sonor, Mapex, and NFUZD and brings you 3 incredible drummers! First off is Johnny Rabb, the drummer for the platinum-selling rock band Collective Soul and has performed with a wide range of artists. Next up is Nir Z, who eventually took over the drum throne once held by Phil Collins for the band Genesis. He has since played on over 80 albums, including John Mayer’s “Room For Squares”. Last, but not least is, Lee Pearson whose singular percussive style has led him to the bandstand with some of the world’s greatest pacesetters in Jazz and Hip Hop...including the band Spyro Gyra, and the tonight show band with Jay leno – just to name a few. DON’T MISS THIS FREE EVENT! Plus, giveaways from SONOR & Mapex. Everyone Welcome!

CONTACT: RSVP TODAY or more information at http://drumday.info/

 

EVENT:

4 Amigos Guitar Show

DATE(S): Saturday May 20 and Sunday May 21, 2017
TIME(S): 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
DESCRIPTION:

The 4 Amigos Guitar Shows are America's oldest, biggest and best consumer guitar events! This is a fun opportunity to talk with other guitar enthusiasts and update your equipment! This is a rockin' event you won't want to miss!

Adult Admission is $15.00 per day; Children 11 and under are free, if accompanied by an adult. Group rates available for 10 or more band members.

The 4 Amigos Guitar Show is running in conjuction with Rebeats Chicago Drum Show and offers a discount to attend both shows.

CONTACT: For tickets or more information, see www.texasguitarshows.com

 

 

EVENT:

Yu-Gi-Oh! Regional Qualifier

DATE(S): Saturday May 27, 2017
TIME(S): 8:30am Registration
DESCRIPTION:

Regional Qualifiers are Tier 2 tournaments in which Duelists compete to earn invites to their World Championship Qualifiers, along with exclusive prizes. Participants in Regional Qualifiers are held to the highest standards of sportsmanship and are expected to be fully prepared for the event.

The cost of the tournament is $20.00. With your entry fee, you will receive five (5) booster packs of the latest Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME booster set.

CONTACT: For more information call 815-271-5460 or email info@snapkeepgames.com

 

June

 

EVENT:

Jaripeo Dance of the Year
Gran Festival en la Plaza Calentana

DATE(S): Sunday, June 11, 2017
TIME(S): Doors at 1:00pm
DESCRIPTION:

La Dinastia de Tuzantla
Los Players de Tuzantla
Los Pajaritos de Guerrero
Severo Benito y su Banda Cachas de Oro

Los Devastadores de Rancho los Pinos
Ranchos Ganaderos
Rancho Los Exclusivos de Chicago

VIP Tables Available
Advance Tickets: $40, Children under 12 are FREE.

Parking is $10 per car, $20 per bus.

CONTACT: Information: 630-540-8458 or 708-250-8563

 

EVENT:
Chicago Charitable Games Poker Tournament
DATE(S):
Saturday, June 17, 2017
TIME(S):

2:00PM - 1:00AM

DESCRIPTION:

Chicago Charitable Games Casino returns to the Odeum upstairs in our Banquet Room on May 6th. Doors open at 2:00pm and runs until 1am, FREE PARKING. Bring your buddies to take your chances at winning some BIG MONEY! All events are open to the public. Must be 18+ to play. Live cash games start at 2:30pm and run all event long. The Sit-n-Go single table tournaments and multi-table tournaments also available.

CONTACT:
Visit www.chicagocharitablegames.com for more information

 

EVENT:

Bethel Music Worship Night

DATE(S): Tuesday, June 20, 2017
TIME(S): Doors Open at 5:30pm / Event Begins at 6:30pm
DESCRIPTION:

Bethel Music is hitting the road in the United States for an extended Worship Nights Tour focused on worship and ministry. Join Jonathan and Melissa Helser, Amanda Cook, Kalley Heiligenthal, Josh Baldwin and Dove Award Winning special guests, Housefires ("Good, Good Father"). For the first time, Bethel Music is bringing Bethel Church leaders on the road, and with them this stop will be Havilah Cunnington.

Regular Tickets and Bethel Breakouts Tickets are available. Bethel Breakouts tickets are a premium ticket which includes admission into the evening session, as well as, a special afternoon session of acoustic worship, Q&A with the worship leaders, and dedicated time for ministry.

For one night, join Bethel Music and friends for worship, teaching, ministry and encounter!

Early Bird Admission is $25.00 Group rates available for 10 or more at $22.50 each.Bethel Breakout is $79.00 per person

Parking is $10.00/car or $20.00/bus. CASH ONLY

CONTACT: For tickets or more information, go to www.BethelMusic.com/Worship-Nights/Chicago-Illinois

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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