Olde Englewood Happenings

Englewood Farmers Market Thursdays

Englewood Farmers Market

In the heart of Olde Englewood Village, on West Dearborn Street, the Englewood Farmer's Market is now open every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

You will find a wide range of select items: fruits, organic vegetables, fresh german breads, gourmet French foods, fresh seafood, bonsai plants, orchids, garden plants, kettle corn, and much much more!

See you at the market!  For more information visit www.englewoodfarmersmarket.org.


Annual Meeting and Election - Open to All

The Annual meeting for the Olde Englewood Village Association will be held: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 5:15 P.M. AT THE CRA Offices, 1398 Old Englewood Road.

At this meeting, all businesses with paid dues for this coming year (2015) are eligible to have a person apply for a board position. Should any business in attendance who wishes to apply and their dues are unpaid - they can submit payment immediately and be eligible. Dues are One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) for the year.

Names are submitted at the meeting on a write in ballot. According to our current by-laws, we can accept up to nine for the board. If more than nine are submitted, the most votes for nine (9) of those names submitted are then accepted to the board.

Following that election, the board members immediately convene and among themselves elect the officers. The offices are: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary. Note: Board members serve for two (2) years, Officers serve for one (1) year.

Currently our board meetings are held bi-monthly on the 1st Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. The regular meeting follows at 5:15 p.m.

Please plan to attend this important meeting and become involved in “What The Future Holds” for West Dearborn Street

We Need You !!!!! Thank you.
Janet A. Landis, President

Music & Events at Mango Bistro

Music and Events at Mango Bistro

Here is a list of the upcoming live music and events at Mango Bistro! Click on any of the band/event names for more information (a new window/tab will open).


Congratulation to the Best in Show winners of this year's OEVA Winter Fine Art Festival

from left: Steve Koury winner of Best in Show 2D, and Jim Sears winner of Best in Show 3D

Wildmman's Art Show

Englewood The SharkOur local "crazy wheelchair guy", Brian Davids aka the Wildmman will have his art opening at the Lemon Bay Arts Alliance on December 6th from 5 to 7PM. He is the guest artist for the month of December.

The Wildmman said, "This is going to be a fun show. Most of my work is humorous and loud. I will have some of my paintings on metal, custom guitars, furniture, and the "Shark" wheelchair down there for the opening.

Come on out and have some fun. We'll have complimentary beer, wine, cheese, and entertainment!"

The Wildmman Show is on:

December 6th 5-7PM
Lemon Bay Arts Alliance
452 West Dearborn Street


Crusin' on Dearborn Street

Cruising on Dearborn

Come and enjoy a fun evening in the Old Village... Stroll along the street to see the beautiful antique cars and stay a while to shop, dine and listen to some great live music in the different eateries!! Fun for the whole family!! Car show this Saturday (1/3/15) from 5 to 8pm.


Dearborn Street Christmas Walk & Parade

Christmas Wall Dearborn Street 2014
Click to Open Flyer
Join us at the annual Dearborn Street Christmas Walk & Parade Saturday, December 13. Festivities begin at 5pm.

Event Schedule:
6:00pm - Englewood Community Christmas Parade
7:00pm - Merchants Gift Baskets Drawing at Vino Loco
7:10pm - LA Ainger Middle School Chorus Performance at Tree Lighting
7:20pm - Tree Lighting at 300 block W Dearborn St
7:30pm - Photos w/ Santa at 300 block of W Dearborn St
7:40pm - Bike Raffle at 300 Block W Dearborn St
7:45pm - F.A.M.E. Movie (Please bring a chair or blanket)


Managing Bugs in Your Garden – The Good and The Bad

The next meeting (December 9th) of the Men’s Garden Club of Englewood will be a talk, with a question and answer period, on Integrated Pest Management (IPM), a common-sense approach to managing bugs in your garden.


Winter Fine Arts Festival

artfest-logo-2011-smAn Invitation to Artists: The Winter Fine Arts Festival will once again be presented by Olde Englewood Village Association. It will be held on December 6th and 7th, 2014 from 10am to 4pm each day on West Dearborn Street in charming "Olde Englewood Village".

Artists who which to submit their application for entry should do so prior to November 13, 2014. The Olde Englewood Village Association will be promoting this event well in advance, so don't miss this wonderful opportunity to showcase and sell your work.

To become one of the vendors, please download the application below, fill it out and mail it to the address mentioned in the application form.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

pdfApplication     pdfRules     pdfBulletin for Artists


19th Annual Dearborn Street Halloween Safewalk

October 31st from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.

Area Business and Community Groups will pass out candy to children + Live Music + Pumpkin Patch Photo Prop + Pet Costume Contest at Paws and Claws

Both activities are located at the Corner of Magnolia and Dearborn.

If your business wants to pass out candy and is not located directly on Dearborn Street, please download and submit the following form:
pdfHalloween Safewalk Signup