WESTERN SPRINGS – The Western Springs Business Association hosted its 24th annual Gathering on the Green family event from 5 to 10 p.m. June 8 at the Tower Green in downtown Western Springs.
The signature event featured live music, entertainment and activities for kids, including pony rides, a petting zoo and more.
Local food and restaurant booths included Salty Fig Kitchen + Pantry, BB’s Baby Donuts, Kirschbaum's Bakery, Tropical Sno, Davanti Enoteca, Hillgrove Tap, Vie, Salerno's Pizzeria & R.Bar and Western Springs Fruit Store.
Frankie Ace and his comedy magic show, the Trinity Irish Dancers, two house bands featuring musicians from the School of Rock, and the Bono Bros Band made up the scheduled entertainment lineup.
Headline sponsors were Salty Fig Kitchen + Pantry and Heartland Bank & Trust.