Event Calendar

2019

July

Chicago Video Game Summit, July 13, 2019 July 13, 2019 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.

Do you remember how much fun you used to have playing Atari, Nintendo and all kinds of games on your computer? You will have the rare opportunity to play these great games again at the Video Game Summit, Chicago’s premier video game trade show!

Dealers in retro games will be on hand offering games, controllers, systems and memorabilia. They will be prepared to buy or trade for the games you have held onto since you were a kid. Who knows, you might just have an Atari cartridge worth $1,000.00 or more collecting dust in your attic.

This year raffles will be free for all and be held every 2 hours.

People of all ages with an interest in video games or computers are encouraged to attend.

Admission is $10.00 per person; Children 12 & under with an Adult
are Free.

Parking is FREE

Contact: For tickets and more information, visit www.VideoGameSummit.net or their Facebook Page for the latest news.

Chicago Oddities & Curiosities Expo, July 20-21, 2019 July 20, 2019 - July 21, 2019 Doors open at 10:00am

NOW A 2-DAY EVENT!

 

For lovers of the strange and unusual…. The Chicago Oddities & Curiosities Expo showcases vendors with all things weird. Items such as: taxidermy, specimens, bones, unusual original artwork, curiosities, odd antiques and so much more. *All items have been acquired ethically.

 

Saturday, July 20th from 10am-6pm

Sunday, July 21st from 10am-6pm

VIP Entry: 10am-11am $22
General Entry 11am-6pm: $10 (kids 12 and under free!)

 

Parking $10 per car or $20 per bus (CASH ONLY)

Lyons Township Dog Training Club – EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT July 30, 2019 6:30 p.m.

LTDTC is a non-profit AKC accredited dog training club with experienced instructors offering positive reinforcement group classes for all dogs (mixed and pure breeds) at all levels…from puppy to advanced beginners to the seasoned competitor…in agility, obedience and rally.  Whether your goal is a well-trained family pet, a therapy dog, or competition, join them and discover the fun and satisfaction of dog training.

Every Tuesday 6:30pm-9:30pm

Contact: www.LTDTC.org

August

Lyons Township Dog Training Club – EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT August 27, 2019 6:30 p.m.

LTDTC is a non-profit AKC accredited dog training club with experienced instructors offering positive reinforcement group classes for all dogs (mixed and pure breeds) at all levels…from puppy to advanced beginners to the seasoned competitor…in agility, obedience and rally.  Whether your goal is a well-trained family pet, a therapy dog, or competition, join them and discover the fun and satisfaction of dog training.

Every Tuesday 6:30pm-9:30pm

Contact: www.LTDTC.org

Senator Tom Cullerton Job Fair, August 28th, 2019 August 28, 2019 10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. (early admission for veterans 10:00am-10:30am)

Annual Job Fair hosted by Illinois State Senator Tom Cullerton and the Illinois Department of Employment Security (I.D.E.S.) in the Odeum Expo Center’s upstairs Meeting Rooms. If you are looking for a job, career change, or know someone else that is, head on over to the Odeum to visit over 100 employers looking to hire you! Dress for success and bring plenty of resumes to make that one-on-one connection to land a new job right away.

Contact: For more information, see www.senatortomcullerton.com

September

Lyons Township Dog Training Club – EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT September 3, 2019 - September 24, 2019 6:30 p.m.

LTDTC is a non-profit AKC accredited dog training club with experienced instructors offering positive reinforcement group classes for all dogs (mixed and pure breeds) at all levels…from puppy to advanced beginners to the seasoned competitor…in agility, obedience and rally.  Whether your goal is a well-trained family pet, a therapy dog, or competition, join them and discover the fun and satisfaction of dog training.

Every Tuesday 6:30pm-9:30pm

Contact: www.LTDTC.org

Ring of Honor – CHICAGO September 7th, 2019 September 7, 2019 Doors at 6:00pm with Event to start at 7:00pm

Dream matches and huge championship bouts are guaranteed when Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro-Wrestling join forces for a match-up like no other this September. Every ROH live event is truly a unique experience. Don’t miss your opportunity to see the Best Wrestling on the Planet LIVE!

Ticket information at www.rohwrestling.com

Parking $10 per car / $20 per bus

Contact: For more information visit www.ROHwrestling.com

GameDay Chicago Competition, September 21st, 2019 September 21, 2019 Doors open at 7:30am with competition starting at 9:00am.

GameDay Competitions was founded in 2014 with the mission to make arena style competitions available to CrossFit athletes in all communities.  Today they host 4-6 events (and counting) each year in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Illinois.  From the original Mayhem in Mankato in a basketball gym to this year’s GameDay Mankato at the Verizon Wireless Center, their goal is to host world-class events and create memories.

They believe that everyone deserves to feel like an elite athlete regardless of division or experience. GameDay Competitions strives to host competitions that are not only well planned, programmed and exciting for both athletes and spectators but also leave athletes feeling inspired, excited and rewarded for their hard work all weekend long.

 

SPECTATOR FEE:

More Information to come

 

PARKING: $10 per car / $20 per bus

Contact: For more information visit www.GameDayCompetitions.com

NPC Continental USA, September 28th, 2019 September 28, 2019 10:00AM Pre-Judging with 5:00PM Finals

IFBB Pro Kate Lane and Jeff Johnson present the 2019 NPC Continental USA National Qualifier at their NEW LOCATION, the Odeum Expo Center on Saturday, September 28th! The annual NPC Continental USA competition is one of the most prestigious events in the world of bodybuilding and figure competition. Each year the NPC Continental USA brings together bodybuilders and guest posers from throughout the Midwest, across the country and around the world.

Pre-judging starts at 10:00am with Finals at 5:00pm

 

SPECTATOR FEE:

More Information to come

 

FREE PARKING

Contact: For more information visit NPC Illinois Facebook Group or their website at www.npccontinentalusa.com

2019