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Evanston Pride Hosts 2nd Annual Fiesta Hispana on September 29

Evanston Pride Hosts 2nd Annual Fiesta Hispana on September 29

Come together with Evanston's Hispanic and LGBTQIA+ communities to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Enjoy food and entertainment, including a performance by the Mariachi Sirenas!

Where: Fountain Square - Davis St. and Sherman Ave.
When: Thursday, September 29, 5-8pm
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Epic Burger Celebrates 14th Anniversary in September!

Epic Burger Celebrates 14th Anniversary in September!

Epic Burger is celebrating their 14th Anniversary by offering $5 Deals and $2 Epic Fries every Thursday in September! Offers are valid in store only, from open - close on Thursdays only. 

A festive new shake will also be available from September 1 to 30th. The Birthday Cake Shake features All Natural Vanilla Ice Cream blended with a slice of Funfetti Birthday Cake topped with Whipped Cream and Rainbow Sprinkles ($5.49)

  • 9/1: The Cowboy Burger - Black Angus beef, bacon, cheddar, grilled onion, pickle, bbq sauce and Epic sauce, served on a brioche bun.
  • 9/8: Honey Hot Chicken Sandwich - All-natural Cajun fried chicken breast, honey hot sauce, pepper jack, pickle, and Epic sauce, served on a brioche bun
  • 9/15: Garden Veggie Ranch Burger - Veggie burger patty, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, and spicy garlic ranch sauce, served on a brioche bun
  • 9/22: Turkado - Lean ground turkey, avocado, cheddar, lettuce, tomato, pickle, grilled onion, and Epic sauce, served on a wheat bun
  • 9/29: Epic Classic Burger - Lean ground turkey, avocado, cheddar, lettuce, tomato, pickle, grilled onion, and Epic sauce, served on a wheat bun. 

Where: Epic Burger | 1622 Sherman Avenue
When: September 1-30
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Evanston Made Art-Filled Weekend on October 1st and 2nd!

Evanston Made Art-Filled Weekend on October 1st and 2nd!

Get ready for a weekend of art! Plan ahead to visit the artist exhibits, tour artist studios and attend the final Makers Market on Sunday, October 2! Meet and buy direct from artists, artisans and makers. 

First Saturday Art Events | Saturday, October 1
Visit artist studios and view exhibits in galleries and other businesses throughout Evanston!

Evanston Made Open Studio Tour | October 1 & 2
Take a self-guided tour of artist studios throughout to connect with the artists get a "behind the scenes" look at your talented neighbors and what they make. Click on the link above to view details and check the Google Map here.

Maker's Market | Sunday, October 2, 12-5pm
Shop direct from artists and makers at the Maple Parking Garage. This market features hundreds of unique and one-of-a-kind, handmade goods like art, craft, wearables, jewelry, stationary, handbags, etc. Parking is free in the garage on Sundays. The market takes place at 1800 Maple Ave., 5th floor.



Where: Evanston
When: October 1 & 2
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Downtown Fall Fest | Sunday, October 9, 12-5pm

Downtown Fall Fest | Sunday, October 9, 12-5pm

Celebrate fall on Saturday, October 9, 12-5pm at the Downtown Fall Fest! Join us at a block party at Fountain Square with music, art activations and crafts activities, food and beverages - including craft beer - artist & maker's market, henna designs and more entertainment to be announced! 

Special thanks to our sponsors City Volkswagen Evanston, Hyatt House Evanston/Chicago and Gearhead Outfitters for making this event possible! 

Where: Fountain Square - Davis St. and Sherman Ave.
When: Sunday, October 9, 12-5pm
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Vintage Garage Chicago on October 16

Vintage Garage Chicago on October 16

Come downtown for brunch or lunch and then find some goods at a top-notch vintage market! Vintage Garage takes place on Sunday, October 16, 10am-4pm on the 5th floor of the 1800 Maple Parking lot. Shop vintage fashion, clothing, jewelry, accessories, furniture, vinyl, and more! Parking is free in the garage and then you can explore downtown shops and restaurants.



Where: 1800 Maple Ave. Garage
When: Sunday, October 16, 10am-4pm
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Prairie Moon Presents "Moon Jazz" Every Wednesday, 9-11pm

Prairie Moon Presents "Moon Jazz" Every Wednesday, 9-11pm

Prairie Moon is proud to present live jazz in partnership with Chicago’s Fulton Street Collective every Wednesday from 9pm to 11pm. Fulton Street Collective is one of Chicago’s most respected and well-known venues for producing high quality live jazz.

Come experience some of the countries best jazz musicians at Prairie Moon and enjoy our Raw Bar, late night grill, and special cocktails, along with our full bar.

Tickets are always reasonably priced and go to entirely to support the musicians and to benefit Fulton Street Collective, an artists’ collective. Advance tickets available and at the door.

Where: Prairie Moon | 1635 Chicago Ave.
When: Every Wednesday, 9-11pm
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