Upcoming Events at The Sanfilippo Foundation

Events, News and Tour Opportunities

October 21 - Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble - "Enchanted" Gala - For info and tickets click here.

October 29 - Annual Halloween Gala event

Harold Lloyd

We'll start the evening with some touring of the Sanfilippo Collection from 5 :00 pm - 6:00 pm. Then we'll assemble in the theater at 6:00 pm prompt, where our Organist, Jelani Eddington, will accompany the 1924 silent-film comedy, HOT WATER, starring Harold Lloyd, on the Mighty Sanfilippo Wurlitzer. That's right, the sound track and all sound effects performed "live", as they used to do with theater organs.

Buy your tickets early, this event always sells out.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the Halloween Gala Page.

November 4 - Youth & Family Counseling - An Enchanted Paris Eve Gala - For info and tickets click here.


December 8, 9, & 10 - Sanfilippo Christmas Concerts

Return to this webpage often for an update of our events open to the public. You can also join our E-Newsletter List (below) and be among the first to receive notice of all our events, and how to obtain tickets.

Visiting the Sanfilippo Estate

The Sanfilippo Estate is a private residence not open to the general public except through pre-arranged charity events and pre-arranged group tours of 40 or more guests, and a limited number of corporate events. Interested groups may contact the Foundation Director by email: director@sanfilippofoundation.org for more information. We do not offer the Estate for weddings, wedding related activities, nor children's parties.

Special Events (concerts, gala fundraisers) can be arranged for Charity Organizations and Corporate Groups. Email the Sanfilippo Foundation Director: director@sanfilippofoundation.org. Please include a contact phone number.

Tour Groups: 3-Hour, Docent-Guided Tours of the Sanfilippo Collection are available for groups of 40 or more. Send an email to: info@sanfilippofoundation.org. Please include the name of your group and a contact phone number.

Individuals looking to visit the Estate are encouraged to find a group (such as your local libraries, park districts, senior centers, etc.) who can put together the required minimum for one of our 3-hour Docent-Guided Tours and then have the organization contact the Foundation Director; or you can visit one of the websites of the charities holding events at the Estate (links provided) and obtain tickets to an event listed; or you can attend a Sanfilippo Foundation event -- all are updated regularly on this website. We also encourage individuals to sign up for our E-Newsletter. On occasion, we offer individual tickets to a guided tour to our E-Newsletter subscribers. Our preference for initial contact is by email.

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