Archives - November2017
November 30, 2017
From the magical 1940s White Christmas Ball to the Vintage Theatre Gala and performances of The Nutcracker, Clara’s Dream and A Christmas Carol, the weekend is full of fun and fanciful holiday celebrations, a screening of Elf for the kids and free carriage rides through Southlands Mall. These and more festive and fun things to …
November 28, 2017
There’s always one person on your holiday gift list who’s harder to please than the rest. The one person who has discerning or some might say particular tastes and it’s just harder to buy for them!
November 23, 2017
The Thanksgiving entertainment quotient is running high this weekend near the master-planned community of Southshore in Aurora! The Nutcracker will make you smile, A Christmas Carol will make you nostalgic and Santaland Diaries will make you laugh out loud. And don’t miss the dazzling Blossoms of Light at the Botanic Gardens – incredible!
November 21, 2017
If you have a lot to be thankful for this holiday season, spread the thanks! This holiday brings out the best in us. It seems to make us more grateful, more generous and more philanthropic than the entire rest of the year. Join the gratitude movement and take a moment to consider all the reasons …
November 16, 2017
It’s a weekend of timeless entertainment as comedy legend John Cleese silly-walks onto the stage and the award-winning musical RENT celebrates its 20th anniversary in a touring production. Plus, a cabaret of 30s and 40s music treats fans to a little boogie-woogie and jazz, and Hillary’s back for one night only, to talk about life …
November 14, 2017
If you’ve put off thinking about Thanksgiving décor and are wondering how to get it done at the last minute, don’t fret. Even though the holiday is next week, it may pay to procrastinate. Retailers like JoAnn Fabrics, Michael’s, Target and Hobby Lobby all have fall and Thanksgiving décor on sale right now – from …
November 9, 2017
Comedy rules! If you’re in the mood to laugh, Greg Proops, John Mulaney and Pablo Francisco will all be taking the stage to deliver high-octane jokes this weekend near Southshore! Plus, art exhibitions by veterans, a Flight for Life gala and a twisty version of Alice in Wonderland promise to fill the next few days …
November 8, 2017
For at least a year, Consumer Reports, the Motley Fool, Kiplinger and the Washington Post have hinted that it may be time to get rid of cable. No question there are still great shows on cable, but the news seems to be you no longer need to pay through the nose to get them. Given …
November 2, 2017
This weekend, dance workshops, famous authors, superhero training and craft shows are all the rage in and around Aurora near the master-planned community of Southshore. And if Halloween sneaked past you, there’s a haunted pub tour to distract you from another week of work, plus an auction for radio-controlled airplane enthusiasts!