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National Cheesecake Day Celebrations @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Jul 26 – Jul 28 all-day

NCCDWeek2018National Cheesecake Day… a five day extravaganza!


Thursday, July 26th: Decorate a Slice of Eli’s Cheesecake at the Eli’s Farmer’s Market plus cheesecake and dessert samples all day. Musical entertainment by finger-style acousitc guitarist Merv Collins.

Friday, July 27th: Decorate a slice of Eli’s Cheesecake all day in our Bakery Cafe! Plus cheesecake and dessert samples all day at Eli’s Cheesecake at O’Hare United Terminal 3 near the dinosaur from 12pm-2pm.

Saturday, July 28th: Visit Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Cafe and stop by our Creation Station! Eli’s culinary team will teach you how to make Cheesecake Cannolis at 10am and 1pm, and Cheesecake Sandwiches at noon and 3pm. Decorate your own cupcakes at our Rainbow Unicorn Cupcake Decorating Mini Class ($18 per person) at 11am and 2pm. Space for the Cupcake class is limited, register by July 20th at

Eli’s Annual Classic Car Show @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

ClassicCarShowJoin us for the annual Eli’s Cheesecake Festival

& show off your Classic Car!

The first 200 participants to register will receive a free Cheesecake and 2018 Dash Plaque.

$12 Pre-Registration Entry Fee per car for pre-registration.

          ● Pre-Registration is due by July 27 at 4pm.

          ● Car entry fees benefit The New Horizons Center for the Developmentally Disabled.

          ● Registration will be available on-site at the show, with a $15 per car entry fee.

For more information or to pre-register, click here.

Cheesecake Festival @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Jul 29 @ 9:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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Sunday, July 39

We’re celebrating National Cheesecake Day with our Annual Cheesecake Festival! For more details, visit

Classic Car Show, Cheesecake Games and activities for the whole family, plus enjoy plenty of free Cheesecake samples.

Leading up to the festival, Eli’s will start the celebration on Thursday, 7/26 at Eli’s Farm Stand and Fresh Market, continue on Friday 7/27 with Cheesecake Slice Decorating, plus a Creating Station on Saturday 7/28! The celebrations continue on Monday 7/30 (NATIONAL CHEESECAKE DAY) with a FREE Slice of Cheesecake!

Closing Early @ Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Café will be

closing early at 4 PM on Sunday, August 12.

We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.

Shortened Hours @ Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
Jan 30 @ 9:00 am – Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm