Enjoy everything Elmhurst has to offer this weekend. For more events, check out our calendar, and tell us what we missed in the comments.
1. ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL?
When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Friday, York High School's Clarence D. East Field, 355 W. St. Charles Road
Why Go? The York Dukes will have their first home game under the against Hinsdale South High School. York looks to be a .
2. WHITE PARTY
When/Where: 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Friday night, 119 N. York Road
Why Go: Kick off Labor Day weekend with live music by One More Song. Make sure to dress from head to toe in white. Prizes will be awarded for the best outfits.
3. HOW ABOUT 9 HOLES OF GOLF?
When/Where: Dawn until 8 p.m., 500 E. Van Buren, Villa Park
Why Go: Run by the village of Villa Park and the Elmhurst Park District, this is a perfect destination for the Labor Day weekend.
Cost: $17 for residents, $19 for nonresidents for nine holes
4. OAK BROOK HALF-MARATHON
When/Where: 7 to 10:30 a.m. Monday, starts at Kensington and Jorie Blvd., Oak Brook
Why Go: This Labor Day classic offers a scenic and challenging course to help you "tune-up" for your fall marathon, or to simply enjoy as your long-distance running event. Dri-fit shirts and finishers medals to all, and awards to top 3 age-group finishers. Call (708) 386-4660 or register online.
5. FINE ART EXHIBITION AT THE MALL
When/Where: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at Oakbrook Center Mall
Why go: The features original work in various media including photography, watercolors, pastels, acrylics, pencil, oil, sculpture, mixed media and more.