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The Grand Avenue Community Center along with the Park District and the Village of Western Springs will be sponsoring this concert. Nick Desmond and The Grand Avenue Big Band will bring big sounds, big crowds and a big time for everyone. Bring your own lawn chair and blanket for an evening of family entertainment.Find out more »
The WSBA is excited to announce the Western Springs Winter Wonderland and Christmas Marketplace (formerly Christmas Walk). The event will take place on Saturday, December 2nd from 2:00 - 7:00pm featuring food, drinks, live music, shopping, reindeer and Santa! The Christmas Market will be situated along Hillgrove Avenue. Local vendors will open at 2pm and offer a variety of items to include jewelry, housewares, toys, clothing, accessories and more! This year Santa will be located at the tower green with visiting…Find out more »
Route is north of the Burlington Northern railroad tracks. Beginning at Hillgrove Avenue and Hampton, head east to north on Grand Avenue, east on Chestnut Avenue, south on Lawn Avenue and end at Tower Green.Find out more »
The Western Springs Business Association will be holding its 24th annual Gathering on the Green family event on Friday, June 8, 2018 at the Tower Green in downtown Western Springs from 5-10pm. Gathering on the Green is a signature event in Western Springs and is a fun-filled evening of food, beverages, live music, entertainment, and activities for kids… all located on the Tower Green adjacent to the historic water tower in the downtown section of the village. There will be…Find out more »
Join the Western Springs Business Association for Fall Fest on the Tower Green. There will be live entertainment from Mattix Music, School of Rock, and the headline band, Good Things. There will also be hayrides, face painting, story-telling, a petting zoo and a haunted water tower tour. New this year is the craft beer tent, sponsored by Solstice. Wristbands are $30 for multiple tastings from 13 Chicagoland breweries.Find out more »
The WSBA Winter Wonderland and Christmas Marketplace is back again this year featuring food, drinks, holiday music, shopping and a visit with Santa! The event will take place on Saturday, December 1st from 2:00 – 6:00pm at the Tower Green. Thank you to our headline sponsor Re/Max Properties Western Springs! The Christmas Market will be situated along Hillgrove Avenue and offer a unique shopping experience in our open-air tents. Local vendors will open at 2pm and offer a variety of items…Find out more »
The WSBA is excited to announce some big changes to this years Gathering on the Green! We have moved the event to a Saturday with extended times! The Gathering on the Green is a signature event in Western Springs and is a fun-filled day of food, beverages, live music, entertainment, and activities for kids…all located at the tower green adjacent to the historic water tower in the downtown section of the village. There will be numerous fun activities for all…Find out more »
Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments. Nick Desmond and the Grand Ave Big BandFind out more »
Roll up to the Tower Green and experience the thrill of sitting in big trucks! Children will be allowed to touch their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel and meet the people who help build, protect and serve the community. Saturday, July 20, 2019 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m. at the Tower Green in Western Springs, IL.Find out more »
Celebrate the Western Springs Fire Department 125th anniversary by watching local fire apparatus parade through Old Town North, ending at the Tower Green. Immediately following the parade, everyone is invited to sing happy birthday and enjoy birthday cake with the firefighters.Find out more »
The annual Fall Festival in Western Springs is October 4! You won’t want to miss this free community event at the Tower Green. You can look forward to live entertainment from School of Rock, The Band, and our headline band Who Just Joined. Included in this free family event are hayrides, a petting zoo, face-painting, balloon artist and more! Don’t forget to bring your own decorated pumpkin for the pumpkin decorating contest. Winners will be announced that evening and all…Find out more »
The WSBA Winter Wonderland and Christmas Marketplace is back again this year featuring food, drinks, holiday music, shopping and a visit with Santa! The event will take place on Saturday, December 7th from 2:00 – 7:00pm at the Tower Green. Thank you to our headline sponsor Re/Max Properties Western Springs! The Christmas Market will be situated along Hillgrove Avenue and offer a unique shopping experience in our open-air tents. Local vendors will open at 2pm and offer a variety of items…Find out more »
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