2020 district-wide events!
Keep watching for details about these community events.
Rug & Home Event
April 23, 2020
Visit many of the dozen rug and home shops on the Main-Dempster Mile, getting design tips, sips and snacks along the way.
NEW! Evanston Craft Beverage Crawl
May 14, 2019
Celebrate our neighborhood's brewery and distilleries by stopping in local shops for tastings of Sketchbook beer, Few Spirits cocktails and Kombucha Brava kombucha!
Tickets on sale March 1.
Summer Concert Series
Main Street - June 5, July 10, August 7
Join your neighbors to eat, drink and listen to great local talent! Details on location for each concert TBD.
Evanston Pride Parade
June 7, 2020
Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride at the first ever Evanston Pride Parade! Details to come.
June 20-21, 2020
Join 50,000 of your North Shore neighbors
Where's Waldo Scavenger Hunt
All month long, search for Waldo in your favorite shops all over the Mile. Get your passport stamped and win prizes!
Evanston Sidewalk Sale
July 24-26, 2020
The best deals of the year. Period.
Evanston Charity Wine Walk
September 10, 2020
Stroll the Mile, sipping great wine, checking out unique experiences, and getting great deals.
5th Annual Celebration!
October 15, 2020
Meet your neighbors, and neighboring merchants, and hear how the Main-Dempster Mile helps the neighborhood.
Spooky Saturday on the Mile!
October 31, 2020
Enjoy Evanston Public Library stories and crafts, and trick or treat the merchants!
Small Business Saturday
November 28, 2020
Over 100 shops on the Mile are independently owned, so kick off the holidays by shopping small!
Holiday Treat Walk
December 10, 2020
Stroll into local businesses and do some holiday shopping and celebration. Grab a holiday treat while you browse!