Village officially cancels 2020 Fox Pointe concert and event season

Hopes remain for 2020 holiday offerings at Fox Pointe, with details to be released “very soon” information provided by the Village of Lansing LANSING, Ill. (August 4. 2020) – The Village of Lansing has officially canceled its entire 2020 Fox Pointe concert and event season scheduled to run through early October of this year. The … Read more

Lessons learned through Lansing’s first year with Fox Pointe

Podgorski: “That venue is going to keep Lansing relevant” by Jamilyn Hiskes LANSING, Ill. (January 3, 2019) – “We’re in the concert business now,” said Village Administrator Dan Podgorski in a conversation about Fox Pointe and its first full season. “We’re in the entertainment business. That’s a unique position for a municipality to be in. … Read more

Successful Spooktacular demonstrates usefulness of Fox Pointe pavilion

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 28, 2019) – “Halloween Party @ Fox Pointe Pavilion (enclosed & heated),” promised the online ad for the Village’s final event of the 2019 season. The Saturday night Spooktacular on October 26 included costumes and dancing, and the $30-at-the-door ticket price included dinner and drinks. But the rain that … Read more

Tailgate Party at Fox Pointe to include more than just traditional tailgating

Cars, grills, a raffle, football skills competition for kids, video game truck—oh, and the Bears vs. Packers game on giant video wall by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (August 26, 2019) – Admission is free to the giant Tailgate Party the Village of Lansing is hosting at Fox Pointe on Thursday, September 5, though actual tailgaters … Read more

Fox Pointe events continue through mid-October

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (August 19, 2019) – Improvements in both weather and awareness have favorably impacted attendance at Fox Pointe events since late spring, and Village staff are still exploring opportunities to schedule events into mid-October. The current line-up includes the following events: Wednesday, August 21, 7:00pm: Spoken Four Chicago band with DJ-style … Read more