Drive Community Events


December 1, 2018

2018 Rotary Santa Run in Arlington Heights

The Rotary Club of Arlington Heights invites everyone to this year’s Santa Run!

Where: Arlington Heights, IL

December 4, 2018

Learn about being an exchange student with Children’s International Summer Villages

CISV is hosting an informational session is planned for local families with kids, ages 11 to 18,  who may be interested in international cultural exchange trips.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Sultzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Ave.

December 5, 2018 - December 10, 2018

Shop, Jingle & Mingle-An After School Matters Holiday Shopping Event

Shop, Jingle & Mingle features unique items, such as soap and candles, made by teen artists in After School Matters programs.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: After School Matters Gift Shop, 66 E. Randolph St.

December 8, 2018

The Music Institute of Chicago presents “Duke It Out!”

Duke It Out! is a Nutcracker family concert combining music and dance, pairing traditional Tchiakovsky music and Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn jazz version!

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Nichols Concert Hall

December 14, 2018 - December 16, 2018

Hyde Park School of Dance presents “The Nutcracker”

For tickets or more info go to Hyde Park School of Dance.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St.

December 15, 2018 - December 16, 2018

Chicago Art Girls Annual Holiday Pop Up Shop

The 7th Annual Holiday Pop Up Shop by Chicago Art Girls features a wide range of handmade art including jewelry, ceramics, felted accessories, glass, clothing, painting, and photography, and proceeds from several raffles will benefit Common Pantry.

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: Bell Elementary School, 3730 N. Oakley

February 8, 2019

First Look for Charity

An exclusive black-tie gala preview night, First Look for Charity, is held right before the Chicago Auto Show opens to the public!  Enjoy live entertainment, cocktails, hors d’oeurvres, brand new vehicle prize giveaway and more.  And it’s all for charity.  The largest single night fundraiser in the City of Chicago, First Look benefits 18 local charities!

Where: Chicago, IL
Location: McCormick Place