Things to Do

There’s always something fun to do in Arlington Heights.  From events and festivals, to enjoying a performance at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre or experiencing our unique Arlington Alfresco outdoor dining experience in downtown. 

Thanks to events organized by  our community partners like the Arlington Heights Park District, Chamber of Commerce, Metropolis, the Arlington VFW Post 981 and Memorial Day Committee, Frontier Days, the Arlington Heights Historical Museum, Arlington Heights Memorial Library and other businesses and organizations, you will always be adding fun activities to your list of things to do in Arlington Heights!

2022 Arlington Heights Event Information 

  • Arlington Alfresco Outdoor Dining Experience 
    April 29 - September 25
    Downtown Arlington Heights 

  • Memorial Day Parade
    Monday, May 30, 2022 
    9:30 a.m. beginning at Village Hall, north on Dunton, West on Euclid, and concluding at Memorial Park for 11 a.m. Memorial Day Ceremony.

  • Sounds of Summer Outdoor Concert Series 
    Thursdays & Fridays, June 16 - July 29 (excluding June 30 & July 1) 
    See the full lineup at 

  • Frontier Days 
    Music, food & rides in Recreation Park 
    Thursday, June 30th - Monday, July 4th 

  • Harmony Fest featuring the Taste of Arlington Heights
    Downtown Arlington Heights, in Harmony Park and on Campbell & Vail, Friday, Sept. 30th & Saturday, Oct. 1st

  • Tree Lighting Ceremony & Festive Fun at Harmony Park 
    Friday, November 25, 2022