A wrestler at one of the best wrestling events in Cook County, Illinois.

Experience Thrilling Adventures at These Unique Events in Cook County, Illinois

Exciting events await when you’re a resident of Hancock Square at Arlington Station. Here are three unique events in Cook County that are sure to be the top highlights of your year.

STARRCAST III (August 29th – September 1st)

Location: Hyatt Regency Schaumburg

STARRCAST is back and better than ever! This one-of-a-kind wrestling convention is sure to light up your Labor Day weekend. You can’t go wrong with more than 20 events on two stages and appearances by dozens of former legends and World Champions. Every wrestling fan in the state will surely be there to cheer on their favorites! Seats are limited so be sure to get your tickets soon.

Chicagoland British Car Festival (September 8th)

Location: Harper College in Palatine

Whether you simply want to check out the latest car designs or are a car buff, the 33rd annual Chicagoland British Car Festival is one you won’t want to miss! You don’t need to be an expert to be part of the fun. 

Savor authentic British food and look forward to door prizes and raffles. You’ll also get to enjoy bagpipe music and watch the Irish Dance Team perform. Of course, if you have a car to show off, be sure to sign up at the British Car Union website and pay the $25 participation fee. Early birds need only pay $20 if they sign up by August 20th.

More than 500 cars from past and present will be highlighted at the festival. You’ll see Aston Martins (made famous by James Bond), Bentleys, Jaguars, and Land Rovers. Best of all, admission is free!

Wizardfest (October 18th)

Location: Durty Nellie’s in Palatine

If you grew up with the Harry Potter books, then you’re probably old enough to live it up as your favorite characters at this awesome adults-only pop-up costume party. There will be dancing, a photo booth, a costume contest with cash prizes, as well as goodie bags for the best-dressed character.

The winner will get two tickets to London! This is the perfect opportunity to show your Potter love in the run-up to Halloween.

Find More Events in Cook County

All in all, these events in Cook County, Illinois, offer plenty of value for everyone.

There are countless amazing events like these going on in Arlington Heights throughout the year. Not yet a resident of our vibrant apartment community? For more information or to schedule a tour of our beautifully landscaped grounds, contact us today.

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