News – Member & Community Events

Dine Northern Kane County!

Date: Feb 07, 2024

Here are links to local restaurants that are local businesses in the Northern Kane County Chamber! Enjoy and Stay Local, Support Local Northern Kane County Chamber of Commerce Updated as of June  21th 2021, information on Local Restaurants: Alexander’s Cafe – (847) 888-4146 – 1725 N. State St., Elgin   Aliano’s Ristorante –… Read More »

Administration Coordinator ~ All County Fox Valley Property Management

Date: Feb 07, 2024

We are seeking an Administration Coordinator to join our team! You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success. Responsibilities: Draft correspondences and other formal documents Plan and schedule appointments and events Greet and assist onsite guests Answer inbound telephone calls Develop and implement organized filing systems Perform all other office… Read More »

Shamrocks for Charity

Date: Feb 17, 2024

Since 2018 the Shamrocks for Charity project has collected more than $27.000! Local establishments sell and display handcrafted postcard signed shamrocks for $5. Year after year our Shamrocks have been recycled and reused.  In 2022 we expanded and sold customized commemorative buttons and suspenders to help raise over $7000. In fact, we are very proud… Read More »

Be the Next King & Queen of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

Date: Feb 26, 2024

RIDE IN STYLE WIN A SCHOLARSHIP! Soon the annual St. Patrick’s Day festivities will begin in East Dundee! Every year the McNamee Foundation and Spa Bleu sponsor a King and Queen competition. This tradition allows students a chance to win a spa treatment, a ride in the Parade and be presented a $500 scholarship! Application Deadline is… Read More »

CASA Kane County, 30th Annual Children’s Champion Celebration GALA – March 2nd 2024

Date: Mar 02, 2024

We believe that every individual has the power to shine light into the darkness for children in our community who have experienced abuse and neglect. Each of us, in our own way, has the extraordinary ability to Change a Child’s Story™. For event questions, donation inquiries, or to purchase Grand Raffle tickets, please email Event Information, Tickets… Read More »

Caregiver Tips & Strategies for Responding to Dementia Related Behavior

Date: Mar 05, 2024

We’re excited to invite you to a special speaker session presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. Join us for valuable insights and practical tips to help caregivers respond to dementia related behavior. We look forward to sharing this informative and supportive evening with you! RSVP today!

2024 Thom McNamee Memorial Dundee St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Date: Mar 09, 2024

Celebrate the St.Patrick’s Day holiday in East Dundee with a spectacular Parade & fun for the entire family, including a Kilted 5K Run! Organized by the McNamee Family Foundation, the Thom McNamee Memorial Dundee St. Patrick’s Day Parade is held annually during the month of March in downtown East Dundee.  The Village helps coordinate and… Read More »

FREE! Better your Business Breakfast Event 2024 – Elgin Community College

Date: Mar 13, 2024

Join the Illinois SBDC at Elgin Community College (part of the Illinois SBDC Network) for an exciting event in March in conjunction with our year-long 75th Anniversary celebration! We are going to be doing what we hope is an annual event where we come together as community businesses and stakeholders to have a great breakfast… Read More »

Thirsty Thursday Street Fest with Pino Farina Band

Date: May 23, 2024

Thirsty Thursday Street Fest will offer an evening of live music on the Stage by . Punchy bass lines, gritty guitar riffs, amazing feats of vocal dexterity all held together with a driving beat is a strong signature to Pino Farina Band’s sound. From The Beatles to the Black Crows, U2 to the Foo Fighters,… Read More »

Motor Monday’s ~ The Depot in East Dundee

Date: Jun 17, 2024

Come to East Dundee’s Family-Friendly Cruise Night! Open to Cars and Trucks – ALL Makes & Models Main gate entrance is on Barrington Avenue. FOOD OFFERINGS BY: Duke’s Blue’s N BBQ at the Caboose Looking for volunteers to help with participating vehicle greetings, traffic flow, parking, etc. If interested, please email The Midwest Racing… Read More »


Date: Jul 19, 2024

Join us on Friday, July 19th! ​The West Dundee River Challenge is back for it’s 8th year, once again hosting the first day of the Intelligentsia Cup 10-day bike race criterium. To complement a full day of racing, we will be hosting a community festival in the Old Town North neighborhood.  In Grafelman Park, the KidZone will feature… Read More »