Ferris Bueller's Day Off at Cutting Hall and More
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Looking for something fun to do this weekend? We've got the best bets for your done-with-work-outta-here time. Check out our picks for activities to hit and new places to explore this weekend.
Where / When: Cutting Hall; 8 - 10 p.m., Saturday, September 3.
Why Go?: See Ferris Bueller's Day Off on a big screen during this special screening. Beverages, popcorn and candy will be available for purchase.
Pricing: $4 per person.
Where / When: Durty Nellie's Pub; 7 - 9 p.m.; Sunday, September 4.
Why Go?: Walk through downtown Palatine and visit areas that are considered to be haunted. The walk will begin with a short presentation at Durty Nellie's Pub. Proceeds will go to the relief fund for Haiti. Reservations are suggested. Call 847-358-6091 for more information.
Pricing: $5 donation.
Where / When: The Lamplighter Inn; 4 - 7:30 p.m., Friday, September 2.
Why Go?: Enjoy outdoor entertainment by Jason, a local acoustic musician. Share some of the affordable food and drinks that are on special. Leashed and socialized pets are welcome too.
Pricing: Free admission.
Where / When: Buehler Y; 6:30 - 10 p.m.; Friday, September 2.
Why Go?: Go for a swim, check out the playmaze, play some basketball, try to make it to the top of the climbing wall.
Pricing: Free for Buehler and Metro Association Members; $20 per family for non-members.
Where / When: Palatine Metra Train Station, 542 Colfax St., Palatine; 7 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Saturday, September 3.
Why Go?: Visit the 27 vendors who will be selling their farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, organic meats and eggs, cheeses, spices, olives, pickles and much more.
Pricing: Free admission.
Where / When: American Legion Hall; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Saturday, September 3.
Why Go?: The American Legion Family of Palatine, Illinois Post 690 hosts a delicious breakfast in the Clubroom. It is open to members and guests of the American Legion, The Auxiliary and the Sons of the American Legion.
Pricing: $6 per person.
Where / When: Durty Nellie's; doors open at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, show begins at 10 p.m.
Why Go? Experience The Ultimate New Wave '80s Show, by The Spazmatics, the band made up of a Physics professor, his brother and a couple of other teachers.
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