Aurora’s Summer Second Saturdays are free, family-friendly fun at downtown plaza
Summer Second Saturdays are brought to you by Aurora Downtown, a non-profit group of business and property owners located in SSA # One in downtown Aurora.
Enjoy an afternoon of free, family-friendly fun along the Fox River at the gazebo at Millennium Plaza, 21 S. Stolp Ave. Bring lunch!
Events are from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
May 13: School of Rock Plainfield
School of Rock Plainfield, where students learn to rock on stage and in life. School of Rock isn’t just about creating killer musicians with a lasting love of music. Because life isn’t a solo act, we’re equally focused on creating awesome bands of friends and musicians. We’re as much about orchestrating a community in Plainfield full of cool experiences as we are about building confidence, extraordinary teamwork and achieving excellence through a unique teaching method. Everyone deserves to feel like a rock star. Welcome to a place where students learn to create face-melting music while developing the skills they need to do so much more.
June 10: The Aviators
The Aviators are student rock band from the Fox River Academy of Music and Art in Oswego, IL. Led by local musician Zach Goforth, the group performs a blend of modern rock and pop songs by Twenty One Pilots, Imagine Dragons, Maroon 5, and more.
July 8: Two DJs and a Food Truck
Aurora DJ’s United Entertainment’s DJ Pena and DJ Alfred bring their Chicago house-style mixes to the plaza this summer for one date only. Don’t miss it!
A food truck will be joining us on Stolp Avenue. Gobble Doggs offers yummy turkey dogs and veggie dogs.
Aug 12: Dabylon
Aurora’s Premier Reggae Rockers… Dabylon is a work in progress that has matured over the past ten years. Made up of a mixture of family members and long time friends from the West Side of Aurora. Check out homegrown Aurora talent at its finest.
Sept 9: Science in September featuring SciTech Hands on Museum
SUPERCALI-SCIENTIFIC INTERACTIVE DEMOS for the whole family! Come down to the plaza and learn about science while having fun.