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What's Up Downtown 07-21-2021


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Get in all the summer you can in St. Charles!


Stay Cool!


When that sun is shining and you just can't seem to beat the heat, come to St. Charles! We've got it all near the downtown: fantastic pools to jump in, tasty ice creams, frozen yogurts and treats, and fun indoor activities! Head over to Swanson Pool to jump in the pool or slide down some water slides, grab a tasty frozen treat from Kimmer's Ice Cream, Forever Yogurt or Kilwin's, or find some fun indoor activities like exploring the St. Charles History Museum, exploring our restaurants and businesses and more!


Patios in the Plaza and More!


Don't let the summer get away from you and come enjoy all the St. Charles activities you can! During the day or evening, come down to First Street Plaza to experience the amazing patios and restaurants there or sit out on the patio of one of our terrific bars, restaurants and breweries to enjoy the weather!


Enjoy Some Sizzling Summer Nights


When the sun goes down, St. Charles is groovin! Take a look at our blog for some ideas on how to add some sizzle to your summer nights. Check out the Arcada too for fun performances in their renovated theatre. Find shows on their website!


STC Live!


STC Live is going strong and you need to come see these stellar performances! We have two great performances happening on Wednesday night between 6-8 with Andrew Egizio at Francesca's by the River and Lindsey O'Brien at the Office! Or if you want a weekend performance, check out the Nicole Devine at the Wine Exchange on Friday from 6-8!


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.


Find some amazing specials, deals and news from St. Charles businesses and organizations that you won't want to miss!


Broken Brix Homebrew Shop- Broken Brix Homebrew Shop will be closed from July 25 - Aug 2 so make sure to stop in and get some iof their unique and savory brews or come in for a tasting before then!


Campbell Creations- Doesn't everyone love to get something free with their purchase?! Come to Campbell Creations and pick out your own handcrafted charcuterie board and get a free organic mineral oil and wood wax to maintain the integrity of your board. Stop by their location at 803 S. 5th Ave., call 630-940-6379, or visit their Facebook to see their one-of-a-kind charcuterie boards.


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.


Grove Properties- Find the proper office or retail property for your needs with Grove Properties! With both office and retail locations located right in downtown St. Charles on Rt 31, just 2 blocks north of 64, as well as another retail location at the corner of Dunham and Route 64, their staff are here for you! For more information call 630-377-9150.


HM Hair Bar - HM Hair Bar is a salon of independent stylists ready to care for your hair needs. Be sure to walk by to see their mural by Brett Whitacre Art. Visit here to book an appointment!


Kimmer's Ice Cream- July is National Ice Cream Month and Kimmer's Ice Cream will be celebrating all month long with their unique and homemade ice cream flavors! Stop in for a scoop, or three on one of their Sparkle Cones™.


Larimar Med - Larimar Med IV lounge special! Come in anytime the rest of the July and they’ll give you 25% OFF your first infusion or injection PLUS a FREE booster if you bring a friend! Spots are filling up! Call them at 630-762-9864 to book your spot.


Pollyanna Brewing Co. - Zack Brock & Bob Lanzetti, the four-time Grammy award-winning violinist and guitarist of Snarky Puppy, will be performing at Pollyanna Brewing Co. for a special, limited seating performance on Saturday, July 31. Find tickets here!


Regus -Make your workspace your own and still be close to home! Fully furnished office space with reception. July specials happening now!


St. Charles Arts Council- The St. Charles Art Council is collecting Fabric donations for their community art project that will be installed on Friday, August 20. For more information.


Sage Healing Collective - At Sage Healing Collective their mission as facilitators of health and healing, is to pursue happiness and fulfillment as they express deep appreciation and respect for the planet, self, and others. Since JULY is the month of UNITY, enjoy these PERFECT PAIRINGS all month!


Trend + relic -trend + relic will be having their fall shop event the weekend of Aug 17. As always they will have fun and wonderful things lined up to make the weekend extra special! Friday evening shop after hours from 5-9 p.m, Sat 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.