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48th Annual Virginia Bar-B-Que
Join the celebration of summer with activities for all on the downtown courthouse lawn. Opening ceremonies begin on Friday evening and events continue through Sunday's final Nashville Country act on the stage. Also enjoy Bar-B-Que lunch and dinner, flea market, carnival rides, continuous entertainment, awards, Queen contest, Karaoke contest. A fund raiser for community needs and projects.
A beautiful 1931 art deco 375 seat theatre. Shows are open to all ages and start at 7pm except on special events. The theatre brings the opportunity of a variety of entertainment arts; from concerts, live music & professional dance troupes to dinner theatre, local talent shows, private events such as weddings, and special holiday productions. This building was designed by the famous Louis Skidmore of "Skidmore, Owens and Merrill." The Watseka Theatre is believed to be the only theatre he ever designed. It's definitely a "Diamond in Our Own Backyard."
Experience the grandeur of world-class artists and Broadway theatricals in the beautifully restored Genesee Theatre. After undergoing a $23 million renovation, The Genesee Theatre is now home to world-class performances including Broadway shows, musical acts, comedians and more. In addition to the shows, this venue is a historic hot-spot for weddings, corporate functions, holiday parties, and a variety of special events. There are also a number of completely renovated auxiliary rooms connected to the main auditorium that are perfect for receptions, birthdays, high school reunions, corporate dinners, cocktail parties, or any other festive gathering, meeting, or presentation. Visit the website for a list of upcoming shows.
Phillip Phillips at the Genesee Theatre
Phillip Phillips, is bringing the music from his platinum selling debut album The World from the Side of the Moon to the Genesee Theatre. Featuring such hits as “Home” and “Gone, Gone, Gone”, this Georgia native wows with his songwriting chops, guitar skills, and rich vocals. Don’t miss one of the hottest up-and-coming artists of the year with his only US stop on his North America tour! Tickets are $38-$48.
Starship With The Fabulous Thunderbirds at the Genesee
The Genesee Theatre is proud to present Starship starring Mickey Thomas, with special guest, The Fabulous Thunderbirds. Mickey Thomas is the soulful voice that propelled Starship through the 80’s and 90’s. He was the lead vocalist on the mega-hit “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” with the Elvin Bishop Band and in 1979 he joined Jefferson Starship who immediately scored a #1 song with "Jane." Tickets go on sale February 14th for $44.50-$55.50.
The Fantasticks at the Genesee Theatre
A legend in its own time, The Fantasticks is the longest running musical in history! A simple romantic comedy about a boy, a girl, their meddling fathers and the wall that divides them, The Fantasticks is crafted with charming simplicity, captivating music and whimsy. This timeless tale will ignite imaginations, delight senses and completely fulfill the audience. Whether you are revisiting this beloved musical or seeing it for the first time, it guarantees entertainment. Tickets are $27.50 & $37.50.
Red, White, & BBQ 2014
Red, White, & BBQ is a competition dedicated to tasty barbecue, music, and fun at Ty Warner Park in Westmont. Start off the summer with great food, live music, and an all-ages carnival. Observe some of the best BBQ experts compete to win prize money, learn BBQ tips, and enjoy Ty Warner Park.
Edman Memorial Chapel - Wheaton College
This large auditorium, seating more than 2400 people, is the site of campus chapels, concerts, commencements, and various community-related events such as the Artist Series.
Music Under the Stars
Music Under the Stars features a variety of music throughout the summer, including jazz, rock, big band, reggae and more.