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Operated by the Driftwood Collective, a 501-c3 organization ISC raises money for local public skateparks to keep kids stoked on skating by advocating for public skateparks!
The Illiana Skateboarding Circuit is a 5 stop circuit. Each stop you accumulate points. Points add up for the grand prizes. The competitor with the most points at the end of the circuit is awarded the circuit grand prize.
Mindful Care will be offering free virtual support groups for the community led by licensed Illinois therapists for all those affected by the July 4th tragedy. Groups will be held every Wednesday via ZOOM, from 6:30-7:30pm
If you or a loved one needs a place to cope, grieve with others, share your thoughts, discuss your feelings, or learn tools to deal with these heavy emotions register here
On August 11th, 2022 from 2pm-5pm, CPS is hosting the last Back2School event at Michele Clark HS, located at 5101 W Harrison St.
CPS will be hosting a “carnival” style event and will be providing an opportunity for CPS students and families to meet with their schools, receive school supplies, and take advantage of access to free COVID-19 vaccines and health-related information.
8/12/2022 – Coors Light Full Send Friday’s with Lauren
Join Lauren and the Q101 Squad on Friday, August 12th from 3pm-7pm at Branding Iron Bar & Grill located at 7036 S Harlem Ave in Bridgeview, IL for Coors Light Full Send Friday’s. Play games, win prizes and pick up some cool Q101 swag. Register to win tickets to concerts like Florence + The Machine, Imagine Dragons and More!!Enjoy live music from ALT 101 and of course ice cold Coors light! 21+ only, from Coors Light, Made to Chill!
Location: Branding Iron Bar & Grill. 7036 S Harlem Ave, Bridgeview, IL When : Friday, August 12th from 3pm-7pm
Join Justin and the Q101 Squad at Heritage Harley-Davidson located at 2595 Ogden Ave in Lisle, IL on Friday, August 12th from 630pm-830pm for the Wet N Wild Bike Night. Enjoy Friday Night with some great tunes and register to win Tickets to see Incubus and Sublime with Rome at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on august 14th.
Fore more information about events at Heritage Harley-Davidson clickHERE.
8/12/22 – Join Eric at the Coors Light Golden Ticket qualifying event in Rolling Meadows
Want the best chance to win entry into everything Q101 does for 1 year! From the Lounge to PIQNIQ, to Twisted, Riot Fest, and everything in between?
Join Eric and the Q101 Squad on Friday, August 12th from 7pm -9pm at Rep’s Place, located at 3200 Kirchoff Road in Rolling Meadows, IL for your shot at qualifying for Q101’s Golden Ticket!! All from Coors Light, Made to Chill.
Hang out with friends, play games, win cool prizes, concert tickets and let the party roll all August.
Location: Rep’s Place When: Friday, August 12th Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
More upcoming Q101 Golden Tickets events will be posted HERE.
You can also qualify by listening to Q101! More details HERE
8/13/22 – Join Brian, Ali & Justin at the Renaissance Faire
Hear ye, hear ye! Brian, Ali & Justin are coming!
If Brian & Ali are the King and Queen then Justin has to be the Jester! Join Brian Ali & Justin as they Caravan up to the Bristol Renascence Faire on Saturday August 13th from 12:00pm to 2:00pm for a fun filled event of revelry! How may turkey legs can Brian eat? Will Ali be crowned the Fair Lady or Queen? Does Justin decide to quit radio to become the head Jester at The Bristol Renascence Faire? All these questions and more will be answered on August 13th so come join Brian, Ali & Justin and the Q101 Crew.
For 9 glorious weekends starting in early July, each Saturday and Sunday, plus Labor Day Monday, visitors take a rollicking romp through Elizabethan England, complete with 16th Century games, rides, arts, crafts, food, music, and one-of-a-kind encounters with a spectacular cast of characters. The Faire boasts a beautiful 30-acre site with open-air stages featuring Swordfighters, Minstrels, and Jesters. Meet Queen Elizabeth, in person! All entertainment is included in the price of admission.
The Bristol Renaissance Faire – Where Fantasy Rules!
Frolic at Bristol Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day Monday. July 9 through September 5, 2022 To Purchase Tickets click HERE
Location: BRISTOL RENAISSANCE FAIR 12550 120TH AVE KENOSHA, WI 53142 Off I-94 at the IL/WI Border * 10am – 7pm Phone: 847-395-7773
8/13/22 – Join Lauren to kick off RIDE IT Motorcycle Music Fest at Brauerhouse!
Join Lauren, TheQ101 crew and The Law Tigers Motorcycle Lawyers at the RIDE IT Motorcycle Music Fest on Saturday August 13th at Brauerhouse located at 1000 Rohlwing road in Lombard, IL. Lauren and Q101 will be kicking off the Fest from 12pm-2pm and the Fest will continue all day. Check out the Q101 Table and enter to win Tickets to see Alice in Chains, Breaking Benjamin and Bush at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Wednesday August 24th.
The RIDE IT Fest will have Live Music from Master of Reality (Black Sabbath Tribute) Voodoo ( Godsmack Tribute) Metalation ( Metal Covers) Back Roads Biker Band (Classic Rock & Southern Rock) and many more. RIDE IT Fest Bike Contests include : Best Custom Hand Built Chopper/Bobber • Best Vintage • Best Bagger • Best in Show. If you think your bike has what it takes to WIN sign up for free using the Add Ons option on the ticket page. FOR TICKETS AND BIKE CONTEST SIGN UPS CLICK HERE