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Cheesecake Festival
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

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Sunday, July 30

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, 7/27 at Eli’s Farm Stand and Fresh Market, continue on Friday 7/28 with Music on the Patio and a free Cheesecake buffet from 3-5pm. Enjoy a BIG sale in our Retail Store on Saturday, 7/29.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival @ Pioneer Court
Nov 17 – Nov 18 all-day

FREE Cheesecake Slice Decorating at Eli’s Cheesecake’s Tent at the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

4pm-8pm on Friday, November 17 AND 11am-4pm on Saturday, November 18

FREE* Cheesecake slice decorating with whipped cream and fun candy toppings with students from the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences

Donate a non-perishable food to The Greater Chicago Food Depository in the Eli’s tent, get a FREE slice of Cheesecake

Donations $10 or more, get a free WHOLE Cheesecake!

*Limit one per person, please. While supplies last. Visit Eli’s tent for details.