Weekends in Aurora, IL (August 28 - August 30, 2015)
Here's what is happening in Aurora this weekend!
Friday, August 28 - Sunday, August 30
Chicago Premium Outlet Mall
Expansion Grand Opening
Friday, August 28 | 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 29 | 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 30 | 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Chicago Premium Outlets | 1650 Premium Outlets Blvd
More than 30 new and expanded stores are part of the Chicago Premium Outlets Expansion Grand Opening Weekend. The mall will have extended hours all weekend! Learn more: CLICK HERE
Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry
Hunger Action Month Kick-Off
Friday, August 28 | 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry | 1110 Jericho Road
September is National Hunger Action Month. Each week, 1,000 families visit the Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry. During September, local businesses will help raise awareness of hunger. Come to meet the partners and tour the pantry. Learn more: CLICK HERE.
Aurora Farmers Market
Saturday, August 29 | 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Aurora Transportation Center | 233 N. Broadway
Get your locally grown just-picked produce, fresh-from-the-farm preserves, artisan cheeses, old world breads and handcrafted products. Visit the Oldest Farmers Market in Illinois every Saturday in downtown Aurora.
SciTech Hands On Museum
Super SciTech Saturday
Saturday, August 29 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
SciTech Hands On Museum | 18 W. Benton St.
Bring your kinetic energy to this month's Super SciTech Saturday event - "Bring It, Shake It." The Chicago Dance Company will be performing. Children can blend Art and Science at creation stations. Free admission for children who reside in the Fox Valley. Learn more: CLICK HERE.
Phillips Park Zoo
100th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, August 29 | 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phillips Park Zoo | 1000 Ray Moses Drive
The historic Phillips Park Zoo is celebrating 100 years! The party is a free event for the entire family. Learn more about the zoo's animals while being entertained by jugglers, musicians and magicians.
Movies in the Park:
Guardians of the Galaxy
Saturday, August 29 | 8:00 p.m.
Phillips Park Sledding Hill | 1150 Howell Place
Bring the family out to enjoy the final Movies in the Park of the season. Follow a group of intergalactic friends who are working together to save the universe in Guardians of the Galaxy! Wear your superhero gear to receive a free bag of popcorn!