Support your local community by participating in these virtual or safely socially distanced events.


    First Saturdays!

    August 6

    CLICK HERE to see exhibits, events and details


    First Saturday Evanston Art Events invite the community to explore Evanston’s Creative Community, at openings and events across Evanston. Build your art-filled day using the event listing below (all have different times and locations) and the Google Map


    "Plant Parenthood"

    with the Cultivate Plant Nerds

    August 7


    Cultivate Urban Rainforest & Gallery

    704 Main St


    Join Cultivate's very own Lee for this lecture format class designed to instill the confidence and knowledge you need to to cultivate your own green oasis at home!

    During the workshop, we will discuss plant care fundamentals - including proper light and where to find it, watering techniques, regulating humidity, and how to adjust care when you observe unwelcome changes. Everything a new plant parent needs to succeed!


    We offer 15% off your purchases on the day of your workshop.


    Our workshops are all BYOB and BYOF (Bring your own friends!)


    MDM Last Days of Summer Concert

    August 19


    500 Block of Dempster St


    We're saying goodbye to summer with this weekend-before-school-starts-again concert under the Festoon Lights on Dempster Street! The Paulina Project band will be playing with special guests Brian Wilkie on lead guitar and Larry Beers on drums!

    "Taste of the Mile"

    Wine Walk Preview Party

    September 8


    Binny's Evanston

    1111 Chicago Ave


    Kick off Wine Walk Week at this Preview!


    We are working on a super fun party where you can taste bites from all over the neighborhood under the same roof. Lots of details are still up in the air, but we know this night will be a delicious celebration of Southeast Evanston!


    Purchase tickets at https://evanstonwinewalk2022.eventbrite.com



    September 15


    Multiple Locations on the Mile


    Join us again this year to sip and stroll The Mile for a good cause.

    100% of profits will benefit Puerta Abierta Preschool.


    Choose a route on either Main St or Dempster St, and enjoy giveaways, great deals and superb wine tastings inside independently owned businesses all over Southeast Evanston!

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