Five things to do in the Chicago suburbs and northwest Indiana Sept. 23-29

Looking for something to do? Here are some things going on the week of Sept. 23-29 in the Chicago suburbs and northwest Indiana. Events are current as of press time; please check websites for updated information and COVID-19 restrictions.

Down on the farm

Northern Indiana Historical Power Association presents the Fall Harvest Festival & Antique Equipment Show from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 23-25 at Sunset Hill Farm County Park in Valparaiso. Tickets are $5 for adults, children under 12 are free. Go to

Carefree Highway

Gordon Lightfoot will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan. Tickets are $40-$85. At 203 N. Genesee St. Call 847-263-6300 or go to

Acrobats and dance

Cirque Kalabante presents Afrique en Cirque at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 in at Moraine Valley Community College’s Dorothy Menker Theater. Tickets are $35 for adults, free for kids and students with ID. At 9000 W. College Pkwy., Palos Heights. Call 708-974-4300 or go to

Classic supergroup

Jim Peterik’s World Stage will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 24 at North Central College in Naperville. Tickets are $55-$70. At Pfeiffer Hall, 310 E. Benton Ave. Call 630-637-7469 or go to

Chamber concert

Orion Ensemble debuts its season at 3 p.m. Sept. 25 at New England Congregational Church, 406 W. Galena Blvd., Aurora, and at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at Music Institute of Chicago, Nichols Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston. Go to

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