Upcoming Piccadilly Events

Fri Sept 28, Hike with PSC Daytrippers  Our next event will be at Springbrook Prairie Forest Preserve. Let's meet in the parking lot on the west side of Plainfield/Naperville Road at 10am. There are hiking trails all through the prairie. The colors should be beautiful in late September. Please RSVP by email if you plan to go. kciciora@gmail.com


Thurs Oct 4, PSC Meeting at Emmett’s  The meeting doesn’t start until 7:30 pm but plan to arrive early to get your food and favorite beverage orders in and visit with your friends prior to the meeting.  Trip leaders will share the details of their upcoming trip so bring a paper and pen if you would like to take notes.  Don’t forget, pitchers of beer are ½ price in the  meeting room.  Hope to see you at Emmett's Brewing Company, 5200 Main Street in Downers Grove!


Sat Oct 13, Fall Bike Ride – Chili – Bonfire  For the bike ride, we’ll meet about 1:30 @ Kevin Conlon’s house – RSVP to Kevin for the address. We’ll leave around 2pm and ride to  Argonne/Waterfall Glenn (101st Street entrance). The total ride is about 12 miles (10 miles around Argonne, 1 mile to/from Kevin’s).  After the ride, about 4:30 pm, Kevin will provide Chili (with and without beans!).  At sunset (about 6:00pm) Kevin will start the bonfire.  Bring your own beverages and lawn chairs.  You can bring a dish to pass if you’d like but it’s not required.



You MUST RSVP by October 5th to 708-906-9517 or Kconz1@aol.com to get the address, space will be limited because of food. If you don’t ride, you are still welcome to come for Chili and Bonfire, but you will have to listen to everyone’s “tails of the ride”. 


Mon Oct 15, Dinner for 10  -  Cadence Kitchen, Downers Grove, 6:30pm . We continue our  exploration of new and different suburban restaurants in our popular event knows as “Dinner for 10”. This time we explore Cadence Kitchen - An urban dining experience in the heart of downtown Downers Grove.   Their regional cuisines, rooted in classic technique, bring  together a love of  local farmers, ranchers, and artisanal foods, creating  an exciting culinary experience for your tastebuds! Cadence Kitchen - 5101 Mochel Dr, Downers Grove… near the tracks!     Please RSVP on MeetUp or email smliedtke@gmail.com


Wed Oct 17, PSC Meeting at Emmett’s (Note NEW DATE) The meeting starts at 7:30 pm at Emmett’s Brewing Company, 5200 Main Street in Downers Grove.    Come early to get a good seat, order your food and drink, and to find out what your friends have planned for this fall and winter season. Pitchers of beer are ½ price in the meeting room.  This will be a good time for returning members to renew their PSC membership for the 2018/2019 season at the lower rate of $25. After November 1, renewals go up to $30 per person. 


Sat Oct 20, Halloween Costume Pub Crawl By Train on the Burlington Northern Metra. Board the train at your favorite stop and join us anywhere along the route. What you need: Halloween Costume (if you dare!); Comfortable shoes; a Train schedule; Money! $10 weekend pass (buy on the train unless the station you board at is open); and a Pub Crawl Attitude.


11:24-1:46 Western Avenue (Lagunitas Brewery)

1:55-2:35 Berwyn (Georges)

2:35-3:15 Berwyn (Off The Traxx)

3:15- 3:55 Berwyn (Flapjack Brewery)

3:57- 4:57 Harlem (James Joyce)

5:01-6:01 Hollywood (Zubar)

6:03-7:03 Brookfield (Irish Times)

7:20-8:20 Westmont (Scalawag Brewery)

8:20-9:20 Westmont (Pot Belly Pub)

9:25-10:35 Downers Grove (Barrelman’s)

10:35-11:45 Downers Grove (Pierce Tavern)



Most stops offer food


Mon Dec 31 NEW YEAR’S ROCKIN EVE at the Abbington, Save the Date! PSC friends and the rockin band Soda will return to the Abbington in Glen Ellyn on New Year's Eve for a repeat performance! More details to come, but reservations will most likely open up in October, plan accordingly so you don't miss this epic event!!!