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Shamrock the Block

Friday March 15, 2019 - Sunday March 17, 2019

Times: Friday-Sunday

Shamrock the Block

Wauconda's Seventh Annual Shamrock the Block St. Patrick's Day charity festival in Wauconda, Illinois. Local establishments have joined together with STAR Charities to create fun events for the weekend for the whole family.

All weekend long, shops and restaurants will sell shamrocks for $1, $5, $10 and $20 which will be used to decorate all the venues in town for the festivities. The proceeds from the shamrock sales will benefit St. Baldrick's. There will also be a raffle all weekend long, with the winner receiving a trip for two to Ireland (or $2,000 cash)!

From Friday, 3/15, to Sunday, 3/17, there will be events at local area venues. Check the schedule frequently for updates and additions to the daily events. The charities that will be benefitted are: Friends of Bangs Lake, Bubbles for Blossoms, Wauconda Parks Foundation, and St. Baldrick's Foundation.


Downtown Wauconda
110 S. Main St.
Wauconda, IL 60084

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No matter which route you take, all roads lead to fun in Lake County, Illinois, which is located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee. Lake County is home to 170 lakes and rivers, 30,000 acres of lush forest preserves, miles of hiking and biking trails, Six Flags Great America, Naval Station Great Lakes, Ravinia Festival and sandy beaches along Lake Michigan's shoreline. Family adventure is around every turn and awaits you in Lake County.
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