Event Calendar

2021 2022 (Q1)

October

Eliminatorias Nacionales de Toros Jaripeo Baile Bull Riding, October 10, 2021 October 10, 2021 Doors open at 1:00pm

On the road to the national playoffs, the Chicago National Qualifiers will have you on the edge of your seat with non-stop bull riding action! You’ll see some of the best riders as they compete for a top spot. PLUS several bands to make you want to dance while you wait for the next heart-pounding bull ride!

Doors open at 1:00pm

VIP Tables Available
Advance Tickets: Start at $50, Children under 10 are FREE.

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

Visit our ATTENDEES page for directions and answers to frequently asked questions about amenities and parking of the Odeum Expo Center.

Contact: Information & VIP Tables: 630-540-8458 or 708-250-8563 or, purchase advance tickets at Ticketon and the usual local locations.

Lyons Township Dog Training Club – EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT October 12, 2021 - October 26, 2021 6:30 p.m.
NOTE: No classes on October 19th due to set-up for the Autumn Arts & Crafts Festival October 21st-24th

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

Autumn Festival – An Arts & Crafts Affair October 21-24, 2021 October 21, 2021 - October 24, 2021 Thurs., 11 A.M. to 9 P.M., Fri., 11 A.M. to 9 P.M., Sat., 9 A.M. to 7 P.M., Sun., 10 A.M. to 5 P.M

Hundreds of Artists & Crafters from 30 states fill the Odeum from wall to wall with incredible hand-made items just in time for your holiday shopping! Voted one of the TOP 100 SHOWS in the country by Sunshine Artist Magazine, this is one event you don’t want to miss! Hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind home decor and gifts, plenty of food and drinks, plus register for $30 Gift Certificates – awarded hourly! Plan at least one full day to shop all the booths! This is one incredible event that people come back year after year because they have such a great time…DON’T MISS IT!!

Admission is $10, $9 for seniors (age 60 & up), and children under 10 are free.

Your paid admission is good for all weekend with our hand-stamp!

Parking is FREE for this event.

AVOID THE LINES and get your tickets online in advance! Check out the website below or keep your eye on our FACEBOOK PAGE for when advance tickets go on-sale.

Chicago Salsa Fest, October 30, 2021 October 30, 2021 Doors open at 7:00pm

Grupo Niche

Porfi Baloa Y Sus Adolescentes

La Klave Orquesta

Roberto Blades

Jr. Lopez

 

Doors open at 7:00pm

VIP Tables Available
Advance Tickets: Start at $65, Must be age 18 or older to enter.

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

Visit our ATTENDEES page for directions and answers to frequently asked questions about amenities and parking of the Odeum Expo Center.

Contact: Information & VIP Tables: 708-250-8563 or, purchase advance tickets at Ticketon.com or Tickeri.com

November

Lyons Township Dog Training Club – EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT November 9, 2021 - November 30, 2021 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

Toro de Oro Chicago Jaripeo Baile, November 14, 2021 November 14, 2021 Doors open at 1:00pm

$12,000 dollars in prizes!

18 Ranches!

This is the event you don’t want to miss!

VIP Tables Available

Advance Tickets: $50 each. Children under 10 years old are FREE!

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

Visit our ATTENDEES page for directions and answers to frequently asked questions about amenities and parking of the Odeum Expo Center.

Contact: Information & VIP Tables: 630-540-8458 or 708-250-8563

Fight 2 Win Chicago, November 20, 2021 November 19, 2021 - November 20, 2021 Friday Nov. 19, 2021 - Weigh -Ins 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Saturday Nov. 20, 2021 Doors at 5:00pm / Competition begins at 6:00pm (check website below for upates)

Fight 2 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!

Ticket info coming soon!

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

Contact: For tickets or more information, see www.F2WPro

DuPage County Health Dept COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing Site November 29, 2021 - December 31, 2021 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. subject to availability of tests on select dates

NEW Hours of Operation:

The testing site is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 pm or until the daily test capacity of 1000 tests is met.

NOTE: NO TESTING on October 20th-22nd due to the annual Autumn Arts & Crafts Festival.

DuPage County continues offering community-based COVID-19 testing at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park. Testing is free but limited tests are available per day. This is a drive-thru testing site where individuals will give themselves a nasal swab test with instructions from staff.

To help reduce wait times, you may pre-register prior to your visit using the Odeum Expo Center zip code of 60181 at www.testdirectly.com. Page down to the Odeum Expo Center Test Site and CHOOSE TEST to create a new account. Please note, each individual being tested must create an account, a staff member will register anyone who does not have an email or who has not already created an account, and pre-registering does not hold a place in line or guarantee testing for that day.

Contact: More details at DuPage County Health Department 

December

Lyons Township Dog Training Club – EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT December 7, 2021 - December 28, 2021 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

2021 2022 (Q1)