​​​​​​​​Calendar of Events

Events subject to change due to scheduling conflict

Saturday, October 21st

Nightmare on Chicago Street

Store Hours: 8 am to 2 pm  and 6 pm to 11 pm

Join the ghouls, goblins, zombies and vampires at Elgin's awesome Halloween event from 6 pm to 11pm.


There is great live entertainment, a costume contest, and lots of great food and drink (especially at Blue Box  :) )

The event is ticketed, for more information go to:


Sunday, October 22nd - Adjusted Hours due to N.O.C.S Clean up  11 am to 3 pm

Friday, October 27th - Open Table Gaming
Saturday, October 28th - Book Signing Event... 3 pm to 7 pm

"RedWhite and Who: The Story of Doctor Who in America"

Join authors of this fabulous book as they discuss how our favorite Doctor finally came to the states 9 years after it first aired in the UK, his rise popularity in the late 70's here and everything since.

Books will be available for sale and to be signed by authors!!!

Friday, November 3rd - Open Table Gaming
Saturday, November 4th - Open Mic 530 pm to 730 pm

Friday, November 10th - Open Table Gaming
Saturday, November 11th - Comics at the Blue Box  12 pm to 5 pm

Friday, November 17th - Open Table Gaming
Saturday, November 18th - Author James Wylder's "Tales by the Blue Light"

       Join us as James'  wraps up his first year of Tales by the Blue Light!!

 2nd  Saturday of Each Month 

at The BBC

 Blue Box Cafe  & Southgate Media Group Present:

LIVE at the Blue Box

6 pm to 8 pm

Join Rob, Chris, Martha, Alil and Molly and other hosts from Southgate Media Group as they host a themed evening of awesome Geekiness on the 2nd Saturday of every month from 6 pm to 8 pm!!

Each event has a different theme to which we gear the show, all recorded as a Live Podcast show. Some of the types of things we do at the events include; interviews, round table discussions, trivia, and when possible, we will replay a show or movie.   

COS Play is enouraged. We love COS play and hope you can come out in style!!!

We will also serve themed drinks, menu items and treats as well.

Look up your favorite topics and join us for the fun!!!

Up Coming Themes:

Friday Evenings

Blue Box Cafe Presents:

Game Night !!!!!

Get your game on Fridays at The BBC!!!! 

Card Games, Board Games, RPG, Collectable Games, we love them all!!!

​Each week we will focus on a different theme but all are welcome.