The (almost) famous indoor cake walk, frequent craft nights, shopping by flashlight, beer day… these are just a few of the events hosted by True North.

When you include picnics, parades, the parking lot flea markets and holiday parties… there are more than 24 events you can attend at True North throughout the year. All events are always free, always fun, always open to the public, and registration is never required.

Events are listed in the monthly issue of Tribe Magazine and under the events tab on the True North Facebook page. Don’t miss the fun.

Insider Tip: Ask to join the True North Fan Club to take advantage of VIP deals. All events are open to the public, however if its tagged #tnfc event there is an additional exclusive offer available to True North Fan Club members only.

Ask for a True North Event Calendar the next time you visit the store.

2023 Event Calendar

Check out True North on Facebook for details on each event.

Bloody Mary Sunday @ True North

Its Bloody Mary time again at True North.
Purchase a $2 pretzel and receive a free Bloody Mary. We pour the vodka and clamato, then you visit the Bloody Mary bar to add all the spices, seasonings, garnishes and bacon… yes, bacon!

True North Fan Club (TNFC): show your TNFC membership card to receive one free pretzel and Bloody Mary.

Not a TNFC member? Ask how to join the next time you shop True North. Its free and fun… and the coolest club around!

Scout Flea Market

Scout Flea Market is a fun, one day event taking place in the parking lot surrounding True North. 35 amazing vendors will bring their vintage, handmade and cool thrifty finds.

Scout is known for its salvage, great deals and awesome vendors… all in a fun atmosphere.

Shop an additional 125 vendors inside True North! All restocked and ready. It’s a shopping adventure for all ages!

I &M Canal Cleanup

Help clean up the I&M Canal during the I&M Canal National Heritage Area Event.

Trash bags, water & snacks provided.

All ages welcome! Bring your own gloves. If you have a kayak, we welcome you to clean from the canal.

Pre-registration is not required. Just show up and help! Meet at Canalport Plaza on Illinois Avenue.

Mom’s Mimosa Sunday

Treat Mom or any special lady in your life to a Mimosa at True North. Mimosas are free with the purchase of a $2 pretzel. As always, this event is free and fun.

fForest Fest

Don’t miss this fun day under the trees.
Live Music, Vendor Market, Food Truck Rally, Free Activities, Crafts, Kids Fest, Adult Beverages, & more.


I & M Canal Day Camp

Celebrate the I&M Canal’s 175th Anniversary with this FREE Family Friendly Event!

– Take a Guided Hike with the Camp Counselors.
– Birthday Party. Sing Happy Birthday @10:30am
– Help Cleanup the Canal.
– Shop the Vendors 10% of sales will be donated to IMC3.
– Make Free Camp Crafts and kids activities.
– Play Outdoor Games tug-o-war, sack races, and more.
– Buy a Snack from the Food Trucks.

Saturday, July 15, 2023 10am-2pm
Canalport Plaza, Illinois Avenue, Morris, IL

Check True North on Facebook for more.