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5 things you might do this weekend: Gary Sinise; Ale Fest in Naperville

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  • Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band bring their Rockin' for the Troops concert back to Cantigny Park in Wheaton Saturday.

      Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band bring their Rockin' for the Troops concert back to Cantigny Park in Wheaton Saturday.
    Daily Herald file photo by Daniel White | Staff Photographer

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Rockin' for a cause: Gary Sinise and his Lt. Dan Band headline the Rockin' for the Troops all-day music festival at Cantigny Park, 1S151 Winfield Road, Wheaton. The event raises money for Operation Support Our Troops. Tickets are $25; limited on-site parking is $10. Free off-site parking with shuttle service. (630) 668-5161 or osotamerica.org. Noon today.

A day at the fair: The Kane County Fair continues today and Sunday with a carnival, entertainment, livestock events and more at the fairgrounds, 525 S. Randall Road, St. Charles. Admission is $10; children 3-12 $5. kanecountyfair.com. Noon to midnight today and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday.

Cheers: More than 200 craft beers and artisan ciders will be available at the Naperville Ale Fest at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St., Naperville. $45 (includes festival sampling glass, program guide and beer sampling). (630) 420-6010 or napersettlement.org. 1 to 5 p.m. today.

Standup in Schaumburg: Comedian Carlos Mencia ("Mind of Mencia" and "New Territory" on Comedy Central) returns to perform standup this weekend at The Improv Comedy Showcase, 5 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg. $33; $53 meet-and-greet tickets. (847) 240-2001 or improv.com. 7 and 9:45 p.m. today and 7 and 9:45 p.m. Sunday.

Broadway legends: The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Lakeside Singers and Broadway vocalists come together for the concert "An Evening of Lerner & Loewe" featuring songs from shows like "My Fair Lady," "Camelot" and "Brigadoon." It's Sunday at the Ravinia Festival, 418 Sheridan Road, Highland Park. $25-$70 pavilion; $15 lawn seating. (847) 266-5100 or ravinia.org. 5 p.m. Sunday.

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