Unique Local Experiences

Memorable things to do hosted by local experts - Spring 2016

Craft cocktails, learn awesome magic tricks, enjoy a romantic evening and more when you sign up for a Unique Local Experience™.

Enjoy a Romantic Valentine's Sweet Treat

Spend time with your special someone this Valentine’s weekend. Sip wine and other beverages in a relaxed environment while you work together to decorate cakes and handcraft delicious candies. Candles and decor set the mood and create a perfect setting.

Saturday, February 13, 2016
4 – 6:00 p.m.
PME School of Cake Decorating & Confectionery Art, Aurora
$59 per couple

Craft Your Own Cocktails

Master the art and science of crafting cocktails with classically trained bartender and owner of Stockholm’s restaurant and brewery in Geneva - Michael Olesen.

Sunday, February 21, 2016    
3 – 4:30 p.m. 
Stockholm’s, Geneva    
$69

Learn Awesome Magic Tricks with Professional Magician Daniel Martin

Make some magic of your own. This exciting and exclusive, 90 minute hands-on experience is a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn magic first-hand from Chicago’s master magician Daniel Martin.

Saturday, March 5, 2016
3 – 4:30 p.m.
Sugar Grove Campus
$49
Open to those age 16 and above

Attend a Happy Hour Jewelry Making Party

Expert jeweler Karen Hollis will help you handcraft a beautiful custom bracelet as you enjoy a selection of wine and hors d'oeuvres.

Friday, March 11, 2016    
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. 
K. Hollis Jewelers, Batavia    
$59

Try Your Hand at Cartooning With an Emmy Nominated Filmmaker

No drawing experience is necessary for this unique cartooning and creativity workshop with award-winning writer/producer/director/cartoonist/author Steven Fischer.

Thursday, March 31, 2016
7 – 9:00 p.m.
Sugar Grove Campus
$19
Open to those age 16 and above

Attend a Hawaiian Style Psychic Intuitive Gathering

Take a sneak peek into your future with a personal reading from metaphysics expert Jana Drake. Also learn how to do readings for yourself and others.

Saturday, April 2, 2016    
1 – 4:00 p.m.
Sugar Grove Campus       
$29

Enjoy an Elegant Mother-Daughter Luncheon Complete with Etiquette Lesson

Enjoy a delicious three-course luncheon at the historic Homestead in Plano. The elegant dining room is the perfect setting for this early Mother’s Day treat just for moms and daughters (ages 5-12). Mingle with other guests, learn dining etiquette from an expert and savior your special time together.

Saturday, April 30, 2016
11 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
The Homestead, Plano
$89 for two (mom and daughter). Each additional daughter $39.


Enjoy Wine, Cheese, Chocolate and More with Mom at a Lovely Restored B&B

Join the Homestead’s host and proprietor, Mary Kay Sergo, as she walks you through a tasting of seasonal cheeses, three spring salads and a pairing of select wines. Enjoy the great music of a local acoustic artist as the evening comes to a close with a delicious chocolate cheese fondue!

Saturday, April 30, 2016
5 – 9:00 p.m.
The Homestead, Plano
$79

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Unless otherwise specified, Unique Local Experiences ™ are intended for those 18 and above. Must be 21 to attend experiences that include alcohol.

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