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Date: Saturday, May 16, 2015
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May 16, “BEER FOR THE BRAVE” MEMORIAL RIDE. Lena Brewing Company, 9416 W. Wagner Road, Lena. 11 am to 11 pm. Memorial Ride to support “The Heart of a Marine” Foundation to help veterans from all branches of the armed forces. Ends with food and live music at Lena Brewing Company. Individual: $25; Couple: $45. (815-369-2588)

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Date: Friday, November 17, 2017
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November 17, FHN GALA: COMMUNI-SINO. Wagner House, 1 E. Spring Street, Freeport. 7 pm to 11 pm. Join FHN for a festive evening of casino style games from poker to roulette, wonderful food, music, dancing, and auction shopping to raise funds for our community. $50. (1-877-600-0346 x901)

Location:
Date: Saturday, October 22, 2016
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October 22, HIGHLAND CHAPTER OF PHEASANTS FOREVER ANNUAL BANQUET. Eagles Club, 1200 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport. 5 pm to 11 pm. Annual banquet to raise funds to support projects that help wildlife prosper. Adults: $60; Youth Ages 15 and Under: $20. (815-238-1833)

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Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017
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October 21, HIGHLAND CHAPTER OF PHEASANTS FOREVER ANNUAL BANQUET. Eagles Club, 1200 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport. 4:30 pm to 11 pm. Annual banquet to raise funds to support projects that help wildlife prosper. Adults: $50; Youth Ages 15 and Under: $20. (815-238-1833)

Location:
Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015
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August 15, LENA SHAKEDOWN. The Rafters, 9426 W. Wagner Road, Lena. 11 am to 11 pm. Enjoy this event which will showcase a BBQ Contest, Vintage Car Show, food vendors, and live music including Just for Kicks, Joe Denim, Aaron Whalen Band, and Corey Cox. (815-369-2588)

Location:
Date: Saturday, August 6, 2016
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August 6, LENA SHAKEDOWN. The Rafters, 9426 W. Wagner Road, Lena. 10 am to 11 pm. LASER (Lena Area Special Events Runner) is teaming up with The Heart of a Marine Foundation for a fun filled day of memorial rides, live music, a beer garden and food stand. The Memorial Ride check in begins at 10 am at the Lena Brewing Company with the last entry leaving by 11:30 am. The ride will include at least four other establishments returning to the Lena Brewing Company by 5 pm. Prizes will be awarded at each stop. Cost of the ride is $30 per person or $50 per couple. The Food Tent will showcase many area food vendors. Families are encouraged to stop and try a taste of their wonderful samplings from Noon to 10 pm. Live music will be featured from 1:30 pm to 11 pm. The Southern Ride Band will deliver Southern Country Rock. The American Hitmen Band is a hard rocking group of Marine Corps combat veterans. Wayland is a four piece rock n’ roll band. The Heart of the Marine Foundation provides comfort, support, financial assistance and educational resources to improve the quality of life for military personnel and veterans from all branches of the United States Armed Forces and their families. $10. (815-369-2588)

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Date: Friday, June 2, 2017
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June 2, July 7, August 4, MUSIC ON CHICAGO. Chicago Avenue Between Main and Stephenson Street, Downtown Freeport. 5:30 pm to 11 pm. Enjoy Freeport’s historic downtown with this music fest featuring music, great food and a beer garden, celebrating its 15th Anniversary in 2017. The June concert features Nathan Dean and TDB with special guests Uptown West (Country Night). The July concert features Pirates Over 40 with special guests Jordan & Jeff (a Jimmy Buffett tribute), and the August concert features The Breakfast Club with special guests Flacid Pickle (80s Night). The first band starts at 6 pm and the second band at 8 pm. $5 (Children Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult). (815-232-9000)    

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Date: Friday, July 7, 2017
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June 2, July 7, August 4, MUSIC ON CHICAGO. Chicago Avenue Between Main and Stephenson Street, Downtown Freeport. 5:30 pm to 11 pm. Enjoy Freeport’s historic downtown with this music fest featuring music, great food and a beer garden, celebrating its 15th Anniversary in 2017. The June concert features Nathan Dean and TDB with special guests Uptown West (Country Night). The July concert features Pirates Over 40 with special guests Jordan & Jeff (a Jimmy Buffett tribute), and the August concert features The Breakfast Club with special guests Flacid Pickle (80s Night). The first band starts at 6 pm and the second band at 8 pm. $5 (Children Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult). (815-232-9000)    

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Date: Friday, August 4, 2017
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June 2, July 7, August 4, MUSIC ON CHICAGO. Chicago Avenue Between Main and Stephenson Street, Downtown Freeport. 5:30 pm to 11 pm. Enjoy Freeport’s historic downtown with this music fest featuring music, great food and a beer garden, celebrating its 15th Anniversary in 2017. The June concert features Nathan Dean and TDB with special guests Uptown West (Country Night). The July concert features Pirates Over 40 with special guests Jordan & Jeff (a Jimmy Buffett tribute), and the August concert features The Breakfast Club with special guests Flacid Pickle (80s Night). The first band starts at 6 pm and the second band at 8 pm. $5 (Children Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult). (815-232-9000)    

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Date: Saturday, July 22, 2017
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July 22, PROHIBITION FREEPORT: A SPEAKEASY PROGRESSIVE PARTY. The Wagner House, 1 E. Spring Street, Freeport. 5 pm to 11 pm. Step back in time to the 1920s in commemoration of Freeport’s vibrant history as a stop for bootleggers from Chicago on their way to Templeton, Iowa, the home of Templeton Rye Whiskey. With your confidential map in hand and wearing your 20s garb, you can stop at several secret speakeasies in downtown Freeport while avoiding being seen by patrolling officers. Secret passwords will be texted to each participant so they can gain entry into each speakeasy. The night will wrap up at the Wagner House with music from The Gatsby Gang, hors d’oeuvres and drinks. General Admission (includes admission to The Wagner House): $15; Progressive Prohibition Freeport Ticket (includes secret locations, 2 drink chips, appetizers and admission to The Wagner House): $50;  VIP Prohibition Freeport Ticket (includes The Exclusive Location for appetizers and your favorite gin cocktails and the moving to a private dinner with champagne and wine paired to perfection): $75. (815-238-1483)