5 things to do: Fox Valley Folk Music and Storytelling Festival
August 30, 2012 1:26PM
Kane County Flea Market: Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Kane County Fairgrounds, Randall Road and Route 64, St. Charles. Featuring antiques, collectibles and hundreds of dealers. Call (630) 377-2252. Visit www.kanecountyfleamarket.com.
How much: Admission is $5 each day; children under 12 are free.
Yorkville Hometown Days: Carnival, food, Pride and Joy Car Show, pet parade, baby contest and live music through Sept. 2 at Beecher Community Park, 908 Game Farm Road, Yorkville. Call (630) 553-2582 or visit Yorkville.il.us.
How much: Admission free
Naperville Last Fling: This last blast of summer offers a carnival, business expo, Family Fun Land, live music, food vendors and a Labor Day parade Aug. 31-Sept. 3 at Naperville Central High School, Main Street and Jackson Avenue along the Riverwalk, Naperville. Call (630) 961-4143 or visit Lastfling.org.
How much: Free to most events; Main Stage music, $10-15.
Fox Valley Folk Music and Storytelling Festival: The 36th annual event takes place 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 2-3 at Island Park in Geneva. Call (630) 897-3655 or visit foxvalleyfolk.com.
How much: Tickets are $10-$15.
Aluminum Overcast B-17: World War II vintage plane on display from Aug. 31 to Sept. 2 at Lewis University Airport in Romeoville. Ground tours are available from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Public flights available for additional cost. Visit www.B17.org or call 1-800-359-6217.
How much: Ground tours $10 per person; $20 per family. Flight fees higher.