What's Up Downtown 06-09-2021
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STC Live is back for another summer of music and fun! STC Live! is presented by Fox Valley Auto Group and will feature awesome talent performing at St. Charles venues every Wednesday and Friday! Information on who will be performing and where can be found on the Facebook event page and on our website. Come support local musicians and bands with these awesome performances. Thank you also to Comcast for their support.
Almost there to Summer!
The weather keeps reminding us that we are getting closer to summer! Why not enjoy the beautiful outdoors and go for a walk downtown, where you can explore our shops, restaurants and more! Especially for the restaurants, you can enjoy dining outdoors on many patios, including the ones in the First Street Plaza, which has expanded due to a portion of First Street being closed!
Live Music Galore!
Speaking of patios and restaurants, there's so many live music performances to find both indoors and outdoors! Check out our list here for all the live music performances happening around town this week. If you want to find a cool drink or some hot apps to go along with the music, check out our Happy Hour Hub to find happy hour deals around town!
Take a Tour at Your Pace
With the weather so nice, it's the perfect time to take a tour and walk outdoors! Check out the St. Charles Brew Tour, a self-guided tour you can take of six breweries in St. Charles. Another great tour is the downtown St. Charles Historic Walking Tour, where you can take a self-guided walk through St. Charles history. Stop up at the St. Charles History Museum for more information or for fun St. Charles gifts and more in the Curious Fox Gift Shop.
Find some amazing specials, deals and news from St. Charles businesses and organizations that you won't want to miss!
Becky's Bouquets - Becky’s Bouquets is now offering curbside pick up. Please call ahead to schedule your order for pick up at 630-443-8075.
Billy Bricks - Come find great deals, awesome music and even better pizza and food at Billy Bricks in St. Charles! Place your order online or stop in!
Broken Brix Home Brew Shop- Check out their newest release: the Broken Brix Perry. Made with local pears, the bottle of pear cider has notes of ripe pear and green apple balanced by brilliant acidity. Supply is limited so get it while you can!
Club Arcada - The Club Arcada Speakeasy & Restaurant has a great list of events for June as we get closer to Phase 5! Sinatra Sundays are back too! For hours and their complete show schedule, visit here. They are also hosting an open house during the Fine Art show! The public is invited to tour the first and third floors of the Arcada!
Dick Pond Athletics - Dick Pond Athletics is hosting their 52nd Annual Mega Garage Sale in the parking lot of their store on July 2, 3 and 4 during their regular hours. Closeout shoes, apparel, and accessories will be further marked down for the event. Look for the deals under the tent!
Eden Restaurant & Events- Eden is ready for everyone to come enjoy their new renovated space and patio! Come see live music on Thursdays and Saturdays, enjoy 50% off selected tapas on Tapas Tuesdays and Lady's Night on Wednesdays with $7 margaritas and sangrias.
Forever Yogurt- Forever Yogurt has some cool options. Have a little or have a lot. There are 16 flavors just waiting to cool you down.
Fred Astaire Dance Studios- Looking for a fun, creative date night idea? Want to reward yourself for all that hard work? Or are you looking for a way to work out without going to the gym? Try their summer introductory special and discover a great way to distract yourself from the stress of work, an opportunity to spend quality time with your partner, or a fun way to burn calories! Call 630-945-3144 or visit here for more info.
Hops for Hope 5k- Mark your calendars on Oct. 2 for the hopeful return of Project Mobility’s Hops for Hopes 5k*. Come Drink Your Way Through a 5k on a timed and certified course. Whether you are a runner or walker, this event is for you, especially if you’re a craft beer lover! Sponsorships are available but selling out quick! They will be following all CDC guidelines and will have a virtual option in addition to the in-person 5K. For more information *the event is pending city approval.
Larimar Med- This Father’s Day, treat the special man (or men) in your life to a day of rest and relaxation. Larimar Med's Father’s Day package includes a variety of relaxing spa services as well as various modalities to help reset the body. To purchase, give them a call at (630) 762-9864.
Lazarus House - There's still time to sign up for the 2021 Great Western Freedom 4 Run/Walk! Visit Lazarus House's website or here for more information.
Magnolia Soap & Bath - Magnolia Soap and Bath is hosting a grand opening from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 12. The first 50 people to come in the shop can win a free soap for a year (one bar per month) or participate in St. Charles restaurant and shop swag bag giveaways.
Pollyanna Brewing Co. - Pollyanna Brewing Co. recently launched their spirit & cocktail program and will be offering a new line of spirits and cocktails distilled at Pollyanna! To find more or order online, visit here.
Regus- Work close to home in a professional office space! Fully furnished executive business office space customized to your business needs! Contact Toni Hoarle for a complimentary Day Pass- 630-398-6869
Sage Healing Collective - Sage Healing Collective knows that Men like spa services, too! Show the men in your life how much you APPRECIATE them! During the month of June, fellas can enjoy, $10 off a Beard Facial, $10 off a Gentleman's Facial, $10 off a 75-minute (or more) Relaxation or Therapeutic Massage.
St. Charles Public Library -Check out the St. Charles Public Library's event: Every Color Has a Story: History on a Palette from 1-2 p.m. on Thursday, June 10. For more information.