Calendar of events in downtown lasalle


Miles Nielsen & the rusted hearts ~ wednesday,  november 22nd ~ playlist theater at uptown grill

Rockford, IL-based Miles Nielsen has spent nearly a decade enthralling audiences with music that draws force from the prime years of Western-influenced rock music and classic ‘60s soul.  Claiming influences as diverse as Otis Redding’s classic soul and Jellyfish’s cult power pop recordings. Click here to purchase tickets. 



Celebration of Lights ~ starting friday, november 25th ~ rotary park, lasalle

Visit Rotary Park in LaSalle to see the spectacular seasonal lights! The lights starts on Saturday, November 25th and run through Monday, January 1st. 

small business saturday ~ saturday, november   25th ~ Downtown Lasalle

The day encourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The single day has grown into a powerful movement, and more people are taking part than ever before. Support your community and shop the small business located in downtown LaSalle. 



LaSalle’s Miracle on 1st Street ~ SATURday,   december 2ND ~ downtown lasalle

Breakfast with Santa at Lock 16, Canal Market, Santa’s Workshop, holiday tours at the Hegeler Carus Mansion, Christmas movies,carriage and fire truck rides, and more! The fun starts at 8am and lasts until 4pm. Warm up at Uptown with Lunch or an early dinner!

La Salle Christkindlmarket ~ saturday december 9th & sunday december 10th ~ 2nd Street & Marquette, La Salle, IL

This brand new TWO-DAY event will make you feel like you're strolling through an authentic German holiday market. Eight hand-picked vendors selling unique and hard to find items, authentic German trinkets, plus much more! Authentic German menu by Uptown plus seasonal beer, mulled wine, hot cider, and hot chocolate - in collectible boots! Family friendly with LIVE entertainment on Saturday and Sunday.



Bill Kirchen's Honky Tonk Christmas ~ Friday,   December 15th ~ playlist theater at uptown grill

Grammy nominated guitarist, singer and songwriter Bill Kirchen is one of the fortunate few who can step on any stage, play those trademark licks which drove the seminal Commander Cody classic Hot Rod Lincoln into the Top Ten nationwide, and elicit instant recognition. A really sensational musician, with enormous depth.” Bill received his Grammy nomination in 2001. Click here to purchase tickets

Sam Llanas ~ friday, december 29th ~ playlist   theater at uptown grill

Sam Llanas (formerly of the BoDeans) is an iconic American singer, acoustic guitarist, and songwriter. Best known for his unique and distinctively soulful voice, It was Llanas’ voice that supplied the trademark vocal on Robbie Robertson’s “Somewhere Down the Crazy River.” Llanas has set the stage for fans to embrace his new identity. Click here to purchase tickets