Cathedral Area Preservation Association Hosts Garage Sale & Community Events
The Cathedral Area Preservation Association (CAPA) is proud to present upcoming events that engage the community and celebrate the historic nature of the Cathedral Area neighborhood. These events would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors.
The Cathedral Area Preservation Association of Joliet will be hosting their annual neighborhood-wide Garage Sale on Thursday, Aug. 1st, Friday, Aug. 2nd & Saturday, Aug. 3rd. Visit the Garage Sale event on the Cathedral Area Preservation Association’s Facebook page for a full list of homes. The Garage Sale is generously sponsored by CAPA’s Platinum Sponsors: The Voyager Group, Ltd., D’Arcy Buick GMC, Essington Road Animal Hospital, State Representative Larry Walsh Jr., and the University of St. Francis, in addition to CAPA’s Silver Sponsors, Blackburn Giegerich Sonntag Funeral Home and Busey Bank.
Sold Out! Residents of, and visitors to, the Cathedral Area will taste 12 wines from around the world served at four beautiful homes in this historic neighborhood. Food pairings will be done by Chef Tim Bucci and the Award-Winning Joliet Junior College Culinary Arts department. Thank you to our 2019 CAPA Platinum Sponsors: The Voyager Group, Ltd., D’Arcy Buick GMC, Essington Road Animal Hospital, State Representative Larry Walsh Jr., and the University of St. Francis, our 2019 Silver Sponsor: Blackburn Giegerich Sonntag Funeral Home, and our 2019 Bronze Wine Walk Sponsors: Pat Mudron, Insurance Broker (Mudron Kane Insurance) and Turk Furniture.
The Cathedral Area Preservation Association will be hosting its 3rd Annual CAPA Beer Walk on Saturday, September 28th, 2019! Participants will visit the backyards of 6 historic homes in the Cathedral Area within walking distance of each other, at which they will sample craft beers from 25+ breweries and food from 7 local restaurants. Each guest will receive a souvenir event glass. Tickets are $50 per person and will go on sale August 1st at 10am via Eventbrite! Last year’s event sold out in two hours so don’t hesitate on tickets! Tickets will be limited to 4 per person so get your groups together now!
The Big Lagniappe will be playing a special Concert in the Park at Preservation Park immediately following the Beer Walk! This event is facilitated by the Joliet Park District in conjunction with the CAPA Beer Walk, and is a drop in event for all neighborhood residents and visitors.
Thank you to our 2019 CAPA Platinum Sponsors: The Voyager Group, Ltd., D’Arcy Buick GMC, Essington Road Animal Hospital, State Representative Larry Walsh Jr., and the University of St. Francis, our 2019 CAPA Silver Sponsor: Busey Bank, and our 2019 Bronze Beer Walk Sponsors: Gloria and Ed Dollinger, Fritz’s Pour House, and the Joliet Park District.
BEER provided by: 350 Brewing Company, 18th Street Brewery, Bent River Brewing Company, BrickStone Brewery, Elder Brewing Co., Evil Horse Brewing Company, Half Acre Beer Company, Ike & Oak Brewing,Imperial Oak Brewing, Joliet Brewers Guild, Lagunitas Brewing Co, Metropolitan Brewing, MyGrain Brewing Co., North Coast Brewing Co., Pipeworks Brewing Company, Revolution Brewing, River Hawk Brewing,Saugutuck Brewing Company, Solemn Oath Brewery, Unpossible Mead, Will County Brewing Company, Windmill Brewing, Woggly Square Brewing Co. & MORE!
FOOD provided by: Bella Cucina Catering, Chefy’s Kitchen and Catering, Chicago Street Pub Music, Food, & Beer, Home Cut Donuts, The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Linda’s Pizza Westside, NIKO’S PIZZERIA
About the Cathedral Area Preservation Association: Founded in 1981, CAPA actively preserves the historic nature of our neighborhood and unique domestic architecture through a variety of events and strategic outreach. Members actively work to preserve the historic nature of the Cathedral Area of Joliet and participates in a multitude of outreach projects such as the provision of neighborhood improvement grants, and community partnerships.
CAPA is the 2017 Joliet Chamber of Commerce and Industry Association Award winner in recognition of dedication and preservation of the Cathedral Area.
For more information about CAPA, visit www.capajoliet.net.