Drive Community Events


May 27, 2018

Romeoville Memorial Day Festival

Romeoville Memorial Day Festival features a kids dash, carnival games, food, fireworks show and a live performance by Chicago’s Nick Lynch, American Idol contestant in 2008.

Where: Romeoville, IL
Location: Mistwood Golf Club

June 1, 2018

Fill the Boot for MDA in Arlington Heights

Join The Drive Road Crew and firefighters in Arlington Heights as we help “Fill the Boot” and send local children with muscular dystrophy to summer camp!  The day ends with a benefit at Ditka’s Trackside.

Where: Arlington Heights, IL
Location: Major intersections

June 2, 2018

The Chicago Undy RunWalk 5K

The family-friendly and dog-friendly Undy RunWalk 5K helps the Colorectal Cancer Alliance and other local organizations fight colorectal cancer in critical ways.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Lincoln Park South Fields, 1627 N. Stockton Dr.

June 3, 2018

18th Annual PAWS Chicago 5K Run and Walk

Animal lovers and their pooches are welcome at the 18th Annual PAWS Chicago 5K Run and Walk

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Montrose Harbor

June 7, 2018

Gallery 1070 Grand Opening in Edgewater

Gallery 1070, in a beautifully restored 1920s building, is a place for local artists to display their work, a community space, and an events venue.

Where: Gallery 1070
Location: 1070 W. Granville, Chicago

June 9, 2018 - June 10, 2018

17th Annual Bolingbrook Lions Beep Baseball Tournament for Blind & Visually Impaired Athletes

Bolingbrook Lions Beep Baseball Tournament

Where: Bolingbrook Recreation Aquatic Center
Location: 200 Lindsey Lane, Bolingbrook, IL

June 10, 2018

Chicago Honor Ride to benefit Project Hero

The Chicago Honor Ride is a noncompetitive bicycle ride that raises funds for injured veterans and first responders who participate in the rehabilitative cycling programs of the non-profit Project Hero.

Where: Skokie, IL
Location: Evanston Subaru, 3340 Oakton St, Skokie, IL

June 10, 2018

Pride Fest-Mokena

Everyone is invited to Pride Fest-Mokena, a first for the Lincoln-Way area.

Where: Mokena, IL
Location: Yunker Farm, 10824 W. La Porte Road, Mokena, IL

June 21, 2018

25th Annual Jim Gibbons Run and Walk

The 25th Annual Jim Gibbons Run and Walk will help bring us closer to a cure for all blood cancers!

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Grant Park

June 22, 2018

Quincy University alums invited to the Annual QU & You Golf Classic

Where: Klein Creek Golf Club
Location: Winfield, IL

June 23, 2018

Chicago Cares 25th Annual Serve-a-thon

Where: Daley Plaza
Location: Chicago, IL

June 23, 2018

Good Vibrations Bike Run & BBQ to benefit The Grayslake Oasis Youth Center

Good Vibrations is a local fundraising Bike Run & BBQ to benefit The Grayslake Oasis Youth Center.

Where: Grayslake, IL
Location: The Oasis, 151 Hawley St., Grayslake

June 23, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Bike MS: Tour de Farms 2018

Sign up for Bike MS: Tour de Farms and help thousands of people in Illinois living with MS while enjoying the best bike event you’ve ever experienced.

Where: St. Charles, IL
Location: Kane County Fairgrounds

June 24, 2018

PurpleStride Chicago 2018

Wage hope and raise awareness and funds for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network at PurpleStride Chicago.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Soldier Field

June 27, 2018

Voices for Illinois Children Benefit: Raise Your Voice

Support Voices for Illinois Children at “Raise Your Voice

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Savage Smyth, 920 N. Franklin, Chicago

July 14, 2018

Cal’s Angels present Goo Goo Dolls and Gavin DeGraw

Where: Arranmore Farm & Polo Club
Location: 34 Rance Rd., Oswego, IL

July 17, 2018

Chicago Film Archives present the 2018 International Media Mixer

The International Media Mixer is a cross-cultural exchange by media artists from Chicago and Italy.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Millennium Park, Chicago

July 20, 2018 - July 22, 2018

BenFest 2018

Where: St. Benedict Parish
Location: On Leavitt Street from Irving Park Rd. to Byron St.

July 28, 2018

Illinois Sepsis Challenge 5K Fun Run and Walk

The Sepsis Challenge 5K  helps raise awareness of sepsis as a medical emergency so more people know about it and survive.

Where: Orland Park, IL
Location: Centennial Park, 10401 W. 153rd St., Orland Park, IL

September 29, 2018

2018 High Ropes for Habitat

High Ropes for Habitat benefits Habitat for Humanity of Northern Fox Valley

Where: Schaumburg, IL
Location: 425 N. Martingale Road