Wilmette Local Legends – Self-guided Audio Tour

This two-part, self-guided audio tour will bring you outside the homes of some of Wilmette’s notables, starting with film star Ann-Margret and ending with professional makeup artist and entrepreneur Bobbi Brown. At each stop, you will learn a bit about a local celebrity’s life in Wilmette. Enjoy the audio tour on your phone while exploring […]

Find Postmaster McDaniel’s Lost Mail – Kids Summer Scavenger Hunt

Head out with your family this summer for some local history and a fun scavenger hunt in participating Wilmette businesses to find Postmaster McDaniel’s lost mail! Kids aged 13 and younger can win prizes offered by Homer’s Ice Cream, Lou Malnati’s, Lawrence Deans, Wilmette Bicycle & Sports Shop and Central Station Coffee & Tea. Beginning […]

Auto Historica XVIII Vintage Car Show

Auto Historica is super-size this year! In celebration of Wilmette’s 150th birthday, Auto Historica XVIII will feature a wide variety of automobiles through the ages. Bring the kids, stroll around at your leisure and chat with the owners. Check the Museum website in September for more details.