DuPage County Calendar of Events June 13 – June 20

The Wheaton French Market will be open from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. June 16 at Main and Liberty streets, Wheaton.

June 14

Rock ‘n Wheels
6-10 p.m.
Addison Village Green, 1 Friendship Plaza, Addison

Big Suit, a Talking Heads tribute band, is the headliner band on the 95.9 The River stage. The evening kicks off with opening band Pearl Jam Tribute-Chicago. Addison restaurants will sell food and beer and wine will be available. Car and motorcycle cruise night will be held along Army Trail Road east of May Street. The Addison Historical Museum will hold an open house and craft fair until 8 p.m., and 19th century blacksmithing will be demonstrate

Elmhurst College Arboretum Tour
6:30 p.m.
Niebuhr statue (Kranz Forum), east of the Frick Center, 190 Prospect Ave., Elmhurst

The Elmhurst Cool Cities Coalition and Elmhurst College will host an evening walking tour of the Elmhurst College arboretum campus. A living museum of almost 900 trees representing more than 160 species, the arboretum encompasses Elmhurst College’s entire 48-acre campus, and has won Level II Accreditation from the Morton Register of Arboreta and Tree Campus USA designation from the Arbor Day Foundation.

An Evening with Artist Thomas Dambo
7 p.m.
The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle
$20 general public, $16 arboretum members

Danish artist Thomas Dambo will talk about his career turning “trash” into inspirational art and the environmental messages he conveys through his large-scale sculptures. He is the creator of the Troll Hunt exhibition currently on display at the arboretum.

June 15

Vintage Rides Car Show
6-9 p.m.
Hale Street between Liberty and Willow in downtown Wheaton

Stroll through Downtown Wheaton to enjoy seeing classic cars, motorcycles and trucks of every make, model and year. Spectators will admire cars from Model Ts to Teslas. Every show, a DJ spins tunes. The music this night will feature movie theme songs.

Concert on the Green
7 p.m.
Burr Ridge Village Center, County Line Road and Burr Ridge Parkway, Burr Ridge

Bring sports chairs, blankets, coolers, food and beverages for a relaxing night out with your neighbors and friends. Rock band, The Hat Guys, will perform.

June 15-16

Naper Nights Summer Concert Series
5-10 p.m.
Naper Settlement, 523 Webster St., Naperville
$15 adults, $10 children

Rock out to great music and dance the night away on Naper Settlement’s beautiful 12-acre grounds. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. June 15 performers will be The Pettybreakers, a Tom Petty tribute band, and Wall of Denial, a Stevie Ray Vaughn tribute band. June 16 performers will be Old Shoe featuring Lowdown Brass Band, a Paul Simon tribute band, and Tom Thumb’s Band, a Bob Dylan tribute band.

June 16

Wheaton French Market
8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Main and Liberty streets, Wheaton

At this French-style open air market, customers will find fresh local produce, bread, cheese, meat, flowers, artisan foods and crafts, clothing, jewelry and gifts for the home sold by local vendors in open air pavilions.

June Jazz with John Pizzarelli
6:30-9 p.m.
Elmhurst College Mall, 190 S. Prospect, Elmhurst

Jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli, whose interpretations of the Great American Songbook have been credited with renewing the popularity of jazz, and the renowned Elmhurst College Jazz Band will perform at the 23rd annual June Jazz event. Beyond the standards of Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mercer and Nat King Cole, Pizzarelli’s expansive repertoire includes the music of Paul McCartney, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Joni Mitchell.

June 19

Summer Concert Series
7 p.m.
Fishel Park, Grove Street just west of Main Street, Downers Grove

Classic Blast, a group that plays pop and rock on classical instruments, will perform. Food, wine and beer will be sold starting at 6 p.m.

June 20

Concert on the Commons
7 p.m.
Bob Walters Commons, next to the Warrenville Library, 28W751 Stafford Place, Warrenville

The Petra van Nuis Quartet will play jazz. Picnics are encouraged, but alcoholic beverages are not allowed.


–DuPage County Calendar of Events June 13 – June 20–