Drive Community Events


April 1, 2017

De La Salle’s 26th Annual D-Final Event

It’s a big “watch party” for college basketball’s semi-finals and it’s a lot of fun!  Chicago’s De La Salle Institute is hosting the 26th Annual D-Final Event on Saturday, April 1st, at the school’s Parmer Activity Center.  For tickets or other info: De La Salle Institute.

Where: De La Salle Institute's Parmer Activity Center
Location: 3434 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

April 8, 2017

The Bridge’s Secret Garden Gala

Save the date – Support The Bridge Youth & Family Services at their ‘Secret Garden Gala,’ Saturday, April 8th at Chandler’s Chophouse in Schaumburg. For more information about the gala or the organization go to or call 847-485-3073.

Where: Schaumburg
Location: Chandler's Chophouse

April 29, 2017

American Veteran’s Motorcycle Riders Association annual spaghetti dinner

The 10th Annual Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the American Veteran’s Motorcycle Riders Association is Saturday, April 29th, at the Tinley Park VFW Post #2791.  Cost is $10 for adults, $6 for kids 6-12,  free for those younger.  Dinner will be served from 4:00pm – 8:00pm, then the tables will be cleared and the dance floor will be open! Cash bar and music and friends!  All money raised will benefit local veterans and their families.  For questions, contact Nick at 773.519.1142 or email him at

Where: Tinley Park VFW Post 2791
Location: 17147 Oak Park Avenue, Tinley Park, IL

May 4, 2017

Back 2 School Illinois Kickoff Dinner

Back 2 School Illinois, the state’s largest free school supply distribution program,  is hosting it’s annual Kickoff Dinner on May 4th at Galleria Marchetti.  The event supports the organization’s work to aid the educational growth of underserved students by providing them with school supplies to which they would otherwise not have access.  For tickets go to


Where: Galleria Marchetti
Location: 825 W. Erie St., Chicago

July 22, 2017

4th Annual Ride for The Kids

Help young burn survivors and join the Red Knights Motorcycle Club on their 4th Annual Ride for the Kids on Saturday, July 22nd at 8:30am. The ride will begin at Heritage Harley Davidson in Lisle, Illinois. Proceeds go to the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance Camp “I Am Me.” The burn camp helps Illinois children ages 8 through 16 who have experienced a burn injury requiring out-patient treatment or hospitalization.

For more information, or to donate, please visit

Where: Heritage Harley Davidson
Location: Lisle

November 9, 2017

Jimmy Buffett Musical ‘Escape to Margaritaville’ Premieres in Chicago

Broadway In Chicago and Producers Frank Marshall, Mindy Rich, Anita Waxman and Beth Williams announced today that Escape to Margaritaville, the new musical featuring the songs of legendary singer-songwriter-author Jimmy Buffett, will play a limited pre-Broadway engagement beginning November 9, 2017 at Broadway In Chicago’s Oriental Theatre (24 W. Randolph). More information will be available soon at!

Where: Chicago
Location: Oriental Theatre