Break out your lucky race socks, lace up those running shoes and get your pasta dinners ready. St. Charles has several upcoming races! Register now to receive discounted early bird prices. Great Western Half Marathon & 10k – May 1, 2022 This will be the 25th annual Great Western Half Marathon and 10k! The race is hosted by the Fox River Trail Runners and will … Continue reading Mark your Calendars for these 2022 St. Charles, IL Races!
2022 is looking pretty good as we have opened a good amount of new businesses here in St. Charles! If you haven’t yet, check out these businesses and see why you need to check them out soon! The Lewis Disco? Cocktails? Okay, let’s go! The Lewis is right across from the Arcada and bringing the Disco Inferno to downtown St. Charles with a 70’s-themed bar … Continue reading March Business Roundup – New and Open St. Charles businesses
By Amanda Stephens, St. Charles Business Alliance Marketing Promotions Committee Chair A little bit ago, the Marketing and Promotions Committee, a volunteer group from the St. Charles Business Alliance, decided to get together and check out a couple stops on the St. Charles Brewery Tour! Having six breweries located in St. Charles really makes for a excellent hub of craft beer and brings beer enthusiasts … Continue reading Guest Blog: What’s Brewing in St. Charles
Break out the green and head to St. Charles, IL for a festive St. Patrick’s celebration and parade! We have several fun activities leading into and on parade day that you won’t want to miss. Take a look at what Irish fun you can find in St. Charles! The Week Before McNally’s Traditional Irish Pub The best way to get into the holiday spirit is … Continue reading Find your luck at the St. Charles, IL St. Patrick’s Parade
St. Charles Restaurant Week is one week away! From February 21st-25th you can enjoy 15% off your bill of $20 or more (not including gratuity, alcohol and taxes) at over 50 St. Charles restaurants! Here are some of the best ways to enjoy this year’s St. Charles Restaurant Week. Try Something New Restaurant Week is not just an opportunity to enjoy your favorites but also … Continue reading The Right Recipe for St. Charles Restaurant Week
Along with a little winter chill, love is in the air here in St. Charles, IL. Treat your special someone to some fabulous gifts, spend a day or night on the town, and find some great date activities that will make your Valentine’s Day a success. FOR THEM Make it easy on yourself by getting all you need to impress in St. Charles! You can … Continue reading Valentine’s Day in St. Charles, IL
Winter is here and while it can be a little chilly outside, that doesn’t mean you can’t have some fun! Come see some great winter activities you can explore when you visit St. Charles, IL! Sledding St. Charles hills are some of the best around to break out the sleds and bring the kids out for a morning/afternoon on the sleds for some easy, fast … Continue reading Your St. Charles, IL Winter Guide!
Is your New Year’s Resolution to volunteer or get more involved with your community? Then the St. Charles Business Alliance has some amazing opportunities to help you reach those goals! Since our organization is volunteer-driven, we need people of all backgrounds to help with everything from our events to our committees, which include the Marketing & Promotions Committee, Organization Committee, Business Development & Sales Committee, … Continue reading Explore Volunteering with the St. Charles Business Alliance
The most wonderful time of the year is here again, and the best way to spend it is in St. Charles, IL! Enjoy the many holiday activities, local shops, and winter specials this season. Walk around the Holiday Tree Trail Visit downtown St. Charles to see this year’s Holiday Tree Trail! Located along First Street and the river walkway are 50+ live trees that were … Continue reading Spend your Holidays in St. Charles, IL
2021 is coming to a close soon, and we still have so much to be excited about in this year. So many businesses have joined our St. Charles community recently that we wanted to make sure you all know what’s here and upcoming in St. Charles. We hope you get a chance to welcome all the new, amazing faces and give their businesses a shot! … Continue reading New and Now Open Businesses – November 2021