Event Calendar

October 16, 2021

  1. Chicago International Film Festival

    Chicago, IL Oct 13 - Oct 24

    This year's program includes 65 films and nine programs of shorts that are screening at the ChiTown Movies Drive-In in Pilsen.

  2. Fall Festival

    Sister Bay, WI Oct 15 - Oct 17

    This Door County festival features pumpkin bowling, a derby race, chainsaw carving, a pingpong-ball drop and a parade at 11 a.m. Saturday.

  3. Southwest Wisconsin Fall Art Tour

    Southwest, WI Oct 15 - Oct 17

    This popular studio tour includes artists at studios between Mineral Point, Spring Green, Dodgeville and Baraboo.

  4. Open House Chicago

    Chicago, IL Oct 16 - Oct 17

    The Chicago Architecture Foundation sponsors this free, behind-the-scenes peek at more than 200 mansions, clubs, churches, hotels and theaters.

  5. Oktoberfest

    Elkhorn, WI Oct 16

    This downtown festival near Lake Geneva features wine and beer tasting, music, a car show, arts and crafts and a chili cookoff.

  6. Jack O' Lantern Festival

    Spooner, WI Oct 16

    There's a pumpkin-carving and scarecrow-making contests, kids' inflatables, pumpkin roll and, in the evening, a zombie run in the forest, bonfires and live music.

  7. Family Fall Fest

    Madeline Island, WI Oct 16

    On the largest of the Apostle Islands, there will be a vintage-car show, cider- and soap-making, pumpkin decorating, a pie-eating contest, street vendors and a kids' costume parade.