Get Out: St. Pat's in the Summer, Fishing Derby, and More
Let Patch help you make plans for something fun to do this weekend.
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: Walter R. Sundling Junior High School, 6 p.m. - 6 a.m., Friday, June 10 to Saturday, June 11.
Why Go?: Annual overnight event to celebrate and honor those who have cancer, have lost their lives to cancer and to fight back against the disease. Funds support services for area patients and their families, research and educational programs.
Pricing: Call the American Cancer Society at 847-368-1166 or visit www.relayforlifeprmi.com.
Where / When: Buehler Y, 1400 W. Northwest Hwy., Palatine; 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., Friday, June 10.
Why Go?: Go for a swim, check out the playmaze, compete on the basketball court and climbing wall. All families are welcome to attend family night.
Pricing: Free for members; $20 per family for non-members
Where / When: Cutting Hall, 150 E. Wood St., Palatine; 8 p.m. Saturday, June 11; 3 p.m. Sunday, June 12.
Why Go?: See the stunning musical revue of songs by John Kander and Fred Ebb, creators of the musicals Chicago and Cabaret.
Pricing: $ 17 for all ages in advance; $19 for all ages at the door
Why Go?: Unique alternative rock music that focuses on the '90s. Sing along to the cool cover songs performed by Corepillar. Must be 21 or older to attend.
Pricing: Free admission
Where / When: Palatine Metra Train Station, 542 Colfax St., Palatine; 7 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Saturday, June 11.
Why Go?: Visit the twenty-seven 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: Durty Nellie's, 180 N. Smith St., Palatine; 5:30 - 10 p.m.; Saturday, June 11.
Why Go? Irish celebration with live music by Finbarr Fagan & Paddy Go Easy, McNulty Irish Dancers performance, raffles, Split the Pot Baggo Tournament. Proceeds will support the preservation of the Irish heritage.
Pricing: $10 per ticket includes food and drink specials, live music and dance entertainment
Where / When: Twin Lakes Golf Course and Recreation Center; 8 - 11:30 a.m., Saturday, June 11.
Why Go?: All ages are welcome to fish. Bait will be available for purchase and prizes will be awarded.
Pricing: $3 in advance; $4 at the event
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