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St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau
Phone: 800-777-4373 | Web Site: http://www.visitstcharles.com
Monthly Kane County Flea MarketSt. Charles, just one hour west of Chicago, is near enough to start your "Getaway Right Away!" This historic city on the Fox River is known nationally for its antiques shops and spectacular antiques shows, held throughout the year. Make it a total weekend of treasure hunting by combining your getaway on the first Sunday and preceding Saturday of any month for the Kane County Flea Market. Opening in 1967, the monthly event has never been cancelled and features up to 1,000 dealers throughout the Kane County Fairgrounds in St. Charles. Click on www.visitstcharles.com for more information on special events and great getaway overnight packages.

Area Attractions
Canoe & Pedal Boat Rentals: Pottawatomie Park
Enjoy the scenery from the waters of the Fox River! Rentals: Mid-May through Mid-August. All rentals launch from the River View Miniature Golf Complex within Pottawatomie Park. Deposit required. Children age 15 and younger must be accompanied by an adult Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Recreation.
 
8 North Ave.
St. Charles, IL 60174
630-584-1028
Century Corners
A group of shops in historic buildings along the Fox River. Free. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
Main St. and 2nd Ave.
St. Charles, IL
630-377-6161
Downtown St. Charles
Plenty of bike racks and lots of eateries and quaint shops to enjoy. Bike Trail runs both on the west and east side of the Fox River. Pottawatomie and Mount St. Mary Parks are ideal, scenic locations to have a picnic. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
Downtown St. Charles
St. Charles, IL
630-377-6161
Fine Line Creative Arts Center
Open: Mon-Sat. Come take a trip to the country. Located just minutes off the beaten path, the Fine Line Creative Arts Center offers classes in Weaving, Watercolor, Surface Design, Spinning, Pottery, Pastels, Painting, Knitting, Metals, Glass, Dyeing, Dra Free. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
6N158 Crane Road
St. Charles, IL 60174
630-584-9490
Fox Valley Segway Tours
Experience the natural charms of St. Charles while gliding on the Segway Personal Transporter. Prior to your tour, you'll be given a safety demo (it's EASY!) and then a guide well-versed in St. Charles' facts and history will lead you throughout our beaut Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Tour.
 
Downtown St. Charles
St. Charles , IL 60174
847-489-6559
Great Western Trail
This 17 mile trail replaces the abandoned mainline of the Chicago Great Western Railroad. It is a flat easy ride connecting the communities of St. Charles and Sycamore. The 100 foot corridor through the varied terrain of western Kane County is home to int For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
St. Charles
Sycamore
630-377-6161
Historic Downtown Antique Shopping
A dozen antique shops including Antique Market I, II & III with over 75 antique dealers. Free. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
Main St. & 3rd St.
St. Charles, IL
800-777-4373
Hotel Baker
Hotel Baker, located on the Fox River, was constructed in 1928 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Its unique, oval-shaped ballroom features a lighted floor - one of only four IN THE WORLD constructed in the 1920's. Each of the 53 g Free. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
100 W. Main Street
St. Charles, IL 60174
630-584-2100
Kane County Flea Market
The "Best in the Midwest or Anywhere", this flea market attracts thousands of visitors every month. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
Kane County Fairgrounds
Rt. 64 and Randall Rd.
St. Charles, IL
630-377-2252
Norris Cultural Arts Center
This art gallery also has a 1,000-seat theater for the performing arts. Free. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
1040 Dunham Rd.
St. Charles, IL
630-584-7200
Old St. Charles
Landmark buildings filled with unique shops and restaurants. Free. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
Main and 3rd St.
St. Charles, IL
630-584-7200
Pottawatomie Park
Historic park offers swimming pools, picnic areas, shelters, playgrounds, volleyball court, Seasonal canoe and pedal boat rentals available May through the fall season. Nine hole golf course, 18 hole miniature golf course. Located along the Fox River Trai For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
8 North Avenue
St. Charles, IL
630-513-6200
St. Charles Belle and Fox River Queen
Relax on these replica steamboats as they travel along the Fox River for a sightseeing tour. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Tour.
 
Pottawatomie Park
2 North Ave.
St. Charles, IL
630-584-2334
St. Charles Farmer's Market
Old-fashioned Farmers' Market held every Friday from 7am-1pm. All markets include fresh harvested and locally grown fruits, vegetables, bread, meat, fresh cut and potted flowers and garden art. Open June through October For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Farmer's Markets.
 
East Main at 4th Ave.
St. Charles, IL
630-584-6680
Steel Beam Theatre
Live theater presentations in an intimate, historic setting. Special performances for groups can be arranged. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
111 W. Main St.
St. Charles, IL
630-587-8521
Tekakwitha Woods Nature Center
Only 8 minutes north of downtown St. Charles. Nestled in the woods along the Fox River. The Tekakwitha Nature Center offers nature programs and activities for all ages. The center contains lively exhibits, a wildlife observation room and a discovery corne For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
35W076 Villa Marie Road
St. Charles, IL
847-741-8350
The Arcada Theatre
The Arcada Theatre is a unique 1926 vaudeville house located in the heart of downtown St. Charles. With recent renovations the Onesti Entertainment Corporation is proud of this "Gem of the Fox Valley," that has its original state of elegance, complete wit Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
105 E. Main Street
St. Charles, IL 60174
630-587-8400
Zanies Comedy Nite Club
We'll make you laugh! Featuring the funniest comedians from accross the country. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
Pheasant Run Resort & Spa
4051 E. Main
St. Charles, IL
630-513-1761

Upcoming Events
Mountain Charley, Original Musical
Mar. 22, 2019 - Mar. 31, 2019

The Sigman Brothers put their considerable talents to the test in this new musical about one of the most fascinating tales of the Old West. Mountain Charley is the amazing true story of an adventurer who mined Pikes Peak, led wagon trains out to the edge of the frontier in California, and just happened to be a mother of three! Faced with the need to feed her family and track down the man who killed her husband, this remarkable young woman assumes the identity of a man to make her way in the world and see that justice is done. Her story is a message of courage and determination that speaks to us today. Mountain Charley is an inspiring show for the whole family told on a grand scale and filled with glorious music and unforgettable characters. You will want to see it again and again. $20-100. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Live Theater.
 
Mainstage Theatre
4051 E. Main Street
St Charles, IL 60174
Chris Kattan and Friends
Apr. 12, 2019 - Apr. 13, 2019

CHRIS KATTAN is best known as one of the longest serving cast members on NBC’s ‘Saturday Night Live.’ In the 8 years CHRIS starred in the landmark late night program, he became best known for his characters ‘Mango,’ ‘Mr Peepers,’ and one of the ‘Butabi Brothers’ in the ‘Night at the Roxbury’ sketch alongside Will Ferrell. CHRIS starred with Ferrell in a 1998 movie adaption of the sketch. Since his time at SNL, CHRIS has worked as the series regular ‘Bob’ on ABC’s ever-popular ‘The Middle’ as well as had memorable appearances in the recent hit features ‘Hotel Transylvania’ and ‘The Ridiculous 6.’ CHRIS trained at Los Angeles’ The Groundlings Theater is one of its most famous alumni. He currently tours the country with his extremely popular stand-up act. Show Time: 7pm $25. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Theater/Entertainment.
 
Zanies: St Charles
4051 E. Main Street
St Charles, IL 60174
630.524.0001
Home & Garden Show
Apr. 13, 2019 - Apr. 14, 2019

We are excited to add the Free Pheasant Run Home & Garden Show on April 13th & 14th to our family of seven other Chicago area events. At nearly 40,000 sq. ft., this will be the largest and most complete Home & Garden Show to ever take place in the St. Charles area with Free Admission & Free Parking to all who attend. Thousands of homeowners will attend this event to find the ultimate in savings and convenience and find inspiration for their upcoming projects, indoors and out, so Save The Date of April 13th & 14th and be sure to join us! We produce the largest circuit of home improvement events in the entire Chicago area and we will be sure to deliver an incredibly diverse and exciting event for you at Pheasant Run as well! The 2019 Spring Home & Garden Show at Pheasant Run will highlight the latest home improvement products and services with the freshest ideas in remodeling, repairing and beautifying your home and property to help you Love where you Live. Don’t miss your best opportunity to meet and speak with local and national experts who are eager to help you with all your home improvement projects and questions. Be sure to experience the ultimate in outdoor living at the By the Yard booth and lounge in premium, maintenance-free furniture and accessories made from 100% recycled materials. Find your way to a perfect night's sleep at the Mattress Tech booth. See the latest in Solar Power systems and learn about the incredible Tesla Power Wall...and that's just the beginning! From interiors to exteriors and décor to outdoor, we’re here to make your home improvement projects easier! This great Free Admission and Free Parking event will be hosted at the beautiful Pheasant Run Resort Mega Center at 4051 E. Main St. (Route 64) in St. Charles, IL, 3 miles east of the Fox River and about 2 miles West of Route 59. The show is open on April 13th & 14th, Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm each day, so be sure to Save the Date! Free Admission. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Groups and Conventions.
 
Pheasant Run Resort
4501 E. Main St
St Charles, IL 60174
630.953.2500
St Charles Singers: Choral Music of the Victorian Era
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019

Join us for an exploration into an amazingly creative period in choral music featuring the music of Debussy, Mendelssohn, Stanford, Rheinberger, Delius, and other Victorian era composers.  Most of the music will be a cappella, but some works will be accompanied by Michael Scott Guiliani, our choir’s collaborative pianist. $10-$35. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Concert/Live Music.
 
Baker Memorial United Methodist Church
307 Cedar Avenue
St Charles, IL 60174
Howie Mandel Standup Comedy
May. 1, 2019 - May. 1, 2019

Howie Mandel’s versatile career has encompassed virtually all aspects of the entertainment spectrum, including television, film and stage. From his work on the Emmy-Award winning St. Elsewhere to the international animated children’s series Bobby’s World, Howie has become a mainstay of the American comedy scene. Howie hosts the hit show “Deal or No Deal”, has judged on “America’s Got Talent”, and is now returning to the Arcada Theatre with his gut busting comedic act! Show Time: 7:30pm $59-$125. For more information, visit the St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Theater/Entertainment.
 
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main Street
St Charles, IL 60174
630.962.7000


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