Downtown Aurora is where you can eat, drink, and play all year long.
Discover distinctive dining hot spots, award-winning theater, majestic river views, and family-friendly museums.
With more than two dozen restaurants, discover dining in downtown Aurora.
*Culture Stock is currently closed due to maintenance. Please check the store’s Facebook page for more info.* M.U.S.I.C. Mondays is being held at Endiro Coffee.
Culture Stock is a used bookstore in downtown Aurora run by the non-profit L.I.F.T. Aurora that features thousands of books, CDs, DVDs, vinyl records, and more. It also serves as a cultural center in the heart of Aurora offering free, community events including live music on Monday nights, poetry readings, and more.
Located near La Quinta de Los Reyes, Glanze Boutique is for the woman the likes to be trendy but at the same time classy and with a touch of “ooh la la.” Where you can find a nice tailored suit as well as an evening gown. They also do alterations and make their own designs.
Try award-winning steak at Fairbanks or treat yourself to a bite from Take Two. Hollywood Casino Aurora boasts some of the best casino dining options in the Chicago area. They offer a variety of choices, each with its own unique experience. From a quick bit to eat at Take Two between spins on the slots, to a truly fine dining experience at Fairbanks Steakhouse, Hollywood Casino Aurora dining can’t be beat.
Two Brothers Roundhouse is an Aurora destination. Passion for beer, love of food, and appreciation for great architecture flourishes in the walls of this historic 70,000 square foot facility.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Two Brothers Roundhouse is the oldest limestone roundhouse in the United States. As with their beer and food, the live entertainment has a local flair. Whether it be a wedding, reunion or corporate event, Two Brothers has a variety of spaces for friends and family to gather.
Step into a real working artist studio when you walk into Wardell Art Glass Studio in the historic Keystone Building in downtown Aurora. Pieces of historic stained glass are often being restored in the large, open studio. Shop for greeting cards, handcrafted tiles, and other architecturally-inspired items in the storefront.
Shop local! Wyckwood Market offers a unique shopping experience featuring goods from local artisans in downtown Aurora. All items are woman made. Love the next item you buy for your home at Wyckwood Market.