The View From 101 York: St. Patrick's Day, Easter Egg Hunts, Local Theatre & More

Dated: February 28 2024

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From St. Patrick's Day to Easter Egg Hunts, this March is packed full of fun for families, adults, and even the dog. Check out all the events we see going on from our view at 101 York. 

In this edition of The View From 101 York:
* St. Patrick's Day Parades
* St. Patrick's Day Festivals, Food & More 
* Easter Egg Hunts
* Wine, Spirits & More for the 21+ Crowd
* Performing Arts
* The Great Outdoors
* Family Fun



ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADES

Elmhurst’s 27th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 9, 12 pm
WILSON & SPRING RDS, ELMHURST

2024 Chicago St Patrick's Day Parade & River Dyeing
Sat, March 16, 10 am river, 12:15 pm parade
CHICAGO

2024 South Side Irish Parade
Sun, March 17, 3 - 8 pm
115 BOURBON ST,
CHICAGO

2024 North West Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Sun, March 17, 12 pm
WILLIAM J ONOHAN SCHOOL,
CHICAGO



ST. PATRICK'S DAY FESTIVALS, FOOD & MORE

Irish Dancers
Meyers: Sat March 9, 2:30 - 3:30 pm & Sun, March 17, 2 - 3 pm
Trinity: Sat, March 9 & 16, 4 - 5 pm
ELMHURST BREWING COMPANY

St. Paddy's 5K Walk/Run
March 9, 8 am
CENTENNIAL BEACH, NAPERVILLE

Storytellers: Irish Stories & Songs
Tues, March 12, 7 pm
ELMHURST PUBLIC LIBRARY

Irish American Heritage Center St Patrick’s Fest
Sat, March 16, 1 - 11 pm
IRISH AMERICAN HERITAGE CENTER, CHICAGO

Shamrock’n at Old St Pat’s
Limited tickets may be available at the door
Sat, March 16, 11 am
625 ADAMS, CHICAGO 

St. Patrick’s Day Brunch
March 17, 10:30 am
LUCILLE, DRURY LANE, OAK BROOK TERRACE

St. Patrick’s Day Brunch: Classic Blast in Kilts!
Sun, March 17, 12 pm
FITZGERALD’S NIGHTCLUB

Fitzgerald’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
Sat, March 18, 12 pm
FITZGERALD’S NIGHTCLUB


EASTER EGG HUNTS

Oakbrook Terrace Park District Easter Egg Hunt
March 16, 10 am
HERITAGE CENTER, OAK BROOK TERRACE 

Elmhurst Park District Adult Egg Hunt
An 18+ Event
Sat, March 16, 10 am
BERENS PARK

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt
Thurs, March 21, 8 - 8:45 pm
VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK, WESTMONT PARK DISTRICT

Bunny Hop Egg Hunt
March 22, 6 pm
FISHEL PARK, DOWNERS GROVE

West Chicago Park District Flashlight Egg Hunt
March 22, 7:15 pm
REED-KEPPLER PARK, WEST CHICAGO

Easter Eggstravaganza & Egg Hunt
March 23, 10 am - 12:30 pm
BENSENVILLE PARK DISTRICT

Egg Hunt
March 23, 10:30 - 11 am
LOMBARD COMMONS

Easter Egg Hunt
March 23, 10:30 - 11:30 am
VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK, WESTMONT

Easter Egg Hunt
Sun, March 24, 10 am - 4 pm
CANTIGNY PARK

Elmhurst Park District Flashlight Egg Hunt
Thurs, March 28, 8 pm
WILDER PARK

Elmhurst Park District Doggie Eggstravaganza
Sat, March 30, 11 am
BERENS PARK BASEBALL FIELDS

Elmhurst Park District Egg Hunt
Sat, March 30, 8 - 9 am, 9:30 - 10:30 am
BERENS PARK BASEBALL FIELDS

Easter Bunny & Easter Egg Hunt
Sat, March 30, 12:30 pm
SPRING ROAD, ELMHURST



EASTER BRUNCH & CELEBRATIONS

EGGciting Family Night
Fri, March 22 4 pm
COSLEY ZOO, WHEATON

Bunny Hop
Sat, March 23, 10 am - 5 pm
BROOKFIELD ZOO

Brunch with the Bunny
March 23, 30, 31, 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm
BROOKFIELD ZOO

Easter Brunch
Sun, March 24 & 31, 10 am - 2pm
LE JARDIN AT CANTIGNY PARK

Easter Brunch
Sun, March 31, 9 am - 2:30 pm
RED OAK ROOM AT CANTIGNY GOLF



WINE, SPIRITS & MORE FOR THE 21+ CROWD

Orchids After Hours
Feb 29, March 7, 14, 15, 21, 22, 5 - 8 pm
CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN

Cocktails & Conservation: Home-Grown Happy Hour
Thurs, March 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
THE PRESERVE AT WILD MEADOW

Wine and Woodcocks
Thurs, March 21, 2024, 6 – 7:30pm
THE PRESERVE AT WILD MEADOWS


Game by Beer: One Night Werewolf (Craft Beer Series)
Thurs, March 28, 7 - 9 pm
NAPER SETTLEMENT



PERFORMING ARTS

Murder on the DeLorean Express: A Murder Mystery Parody
* Greenman Troupe *
Tickets remaining for March 1, 7 pm; March 3, 6 pm
ANGELO’S RISTORANTE

Falling
* York Drama & Speech Performance in the Round *
Tues, March 5, 7:45 & 8 pm
YORK COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL BAND ROOM

Fiddler on the Roof
Through March 17
DRURY LANE THEATRE, OAK BROOK TERRACE

Legally Blonde: The Musical
March 7 - 16, see website for dates and times
ELMHURST UNIVERSITY MILL THEATRE



THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Fishing: Spring Trout Opener
March 6
BLACKWELL, PRATT'S WAYNE WOODS, WOOD DALE GROVE

Archery: Games for Adults
An 18+ Event
Wed, March 13, 11 am - 12:30 pm
ST. JAMES FARM

Wildlife Tracking and Observation
An 18+ Event
Sunday, March 17, 2024, 9:30 - 11:30am
MCDOWELL GROVE

Haiku Walk
Sun, March 17, 2 - 3:15 pm
ST. JAMES FARM

Trout Fishing for Kids
Sat, March 30, 8am – 12pm
WOOD DALE GROVE

Archery: Games for All Ages
March 31, 11 am - 12:30 pm
ST. JAMES FARM


FAMILY FUN

Dino Day
March 2, 10 am - 4 pm
LIZZADRO MUSEUM OF LAPIDARY ART, OAK BROOK

Tiny Performances
Black Moon Trio: Sat, March 2, 11 am & 11:45 am
Salt Creek Ballet: Sat, March 9, 11 am & 11:45 am
Starlights Show Choir: Sat, March 16, 11 am & 11:45 am
DUPAGE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Maple Sugaring
Sat, March 9, 1 – 4pm
KLINE CREEK FARM

Character Trail
March 9 and April 13
DOWNTOWN WHEATON

Pajama Party
Fri, March 15, 5 – 8pm
DUPAGE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Nature Detectives: Signs of Spring
March 24, 2 - 3 pm
ST. JAMES FARM


What other events are going on this spring? Let us know by commenting on one of our Facebook posts or emailing us at info@lwreedy.com

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