Calendar of Events for Lake County, Illinois - Visit Lake County - Official Travel Site

Calendar of Events

Next Weekend is just around the corner! Every season in Lake County creates long-lasting memories. Take an adventure through nature at one of the Lake County Forest Preserves or our state natural areas like Illinois Beach State Park, Chain O'Lakes State Park or Volo Bog State Natural Area. Dine on the delectable bites by eating alfresco or devour world-class cuisine in the comfort of your home with curbside pickup, takeout or delivery. Our local wineries, breweries and distilleries offer sumptuous spirits, vibrant vinos and breathtaking brews compliments of the Lake County Libation Trail. Peruse the calendar of events to see what's going on this month and beyond in the land of lakes!

Weekend Watch: Lake County's Top Five Things To Do This Weekend

Red, White and Boom in Lincolnshire
Red, White and Boom in Lincolnshire
57th Annual Deerfield Family Days
57th Annual Deerfield Family Days
Mundelein Community Days
Mundelein Community Days
Celebrate Fox Lake
Celebrate Fox Lake
Bitter Jester Music Festival Grand Finale Concert and Fireworks
Bitter Jester Music Festival Grand Finale Concert and Fireworks

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Bullycon 2022
07/01/22 - 07/02/22
BRCG BULLYCON 2022 WEEKEND FRIDAY NIGHT 1 BRCG SHOW - 1 FUN SHOW SATURDAY 2...

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Walking Tour of Naval Station Great Lakes (Morning)
Happening as planned 07/02/22
Go behind the fenceline and discover the historic district of Naval Station...

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Walking Tour of Naval Station Great Lakes (Afternoon)
Happening as planned 07/02/22
Go behind the fenceline and discover the historic district of Naval Station...

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A Midsummer's Night Read For All Ages at Lake Forest Library
07/02/22
Join in for a party on the front lawn. Celebrate your summer reading pro...

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Glow in the Park- Party in the USA at Boundless Adventures
07/02/22
To celebrate Independence Day, come adventure  in your Red, White and ...

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Celebrate Fox Lake
07/02/22
Celebrate Fox Lake will take place on Saturday, July 2, 2022. The event ...

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Pint of Music at Buffalo Creek Brewery - EBJ Band
07/02/22
Playing all of your favorite tunes from the 60's through the 90's....

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works from Jesse Montgomery at Ravinia Festival
07/02/22
Check out the talented piano and strings players from the Ravinia Steans Mu...

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Dwight Yoakam and Old Crow Medicine Show at Ravinia Festival
07/02/22
Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 2...

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Afternoon Tea at The Chocolate Sanctuary
07/02/22
Sip on Benjamin Tea while enjoying seasonal house-made treats. $25 per p...

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Queer Ecology: Nature Beyond the Binary
06/05/22 - 07/03/22
Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods, in partnership with the LGBTQ Center of ...

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Grand Opening Weekend of Ford V Ferrari Exhibit
07/02/22 - 07/03/22
If you know the history of how Ken Miles and Carroll Shelby dominated the 2...

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Lindy's 3rd of July Dinner and Beach Club Party
07/03/22
Four Course Dinner & Lakeside Fireworks Sunday, July 3rd Seatings S...

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BeachFest & Fireworks at Round Lake Beach
07/03/22
The Round Lake Area Park District will again offer fireworks during the Fou...

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Pint of Music at Buffalo Creek Brewery - L&M Experience
07/03/22
BCB’s picturesque biergarten is home to a tiered patio, a sprawling y...

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Independence Day Fireworks at Bangs Lake
07/03/22
The annual Independence Day fireworks are a favorite community event that o...

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Red, White and Booze Cocktail Class and Fireworks Viewing at Side Lot Brewery
07/03/22
Join Side Lot Brewery for a 3rd of July Cocktail Class followed by the Wauc...

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American Independence Parade at Waukegan Park District
07/03/22
The Waukegan Park District’s American Independence Parade will return...

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Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to The Beatles at Ravinia Festival
07/03/22
A tribute to The Beatles, backed by a Symphony Orchestra. Imagine The Be...

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Mundelein Community Days
07/01/22 - 07/04/22
The Mundelein Community Days festival has something for everyone—carn...

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Village of Barrington July 1st Fireworks
07/01/22 - 07/04/22
Most of our traditional Fourth of July activities will be back this summer,...

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Coca-Cola July 4th Fest at Six Flags Great America
07/02/22 - 07/04/22
Celebrate the biggest holiday of the summer at Six Flags July 4th Fest, pre...

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Red, White, & Boom in Lincolnshire
07/03/22 - 07/04/22
The 2022 installment of Red, White, & BOOM! will take place over the co...

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57th Annual Deerfield Family Days
07/03/22 - 07/04/22
Celebration begins Tuesday night at 5pm at the Brickyards Park with food, f...

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Bitter Jester Music Festival Grand Finale Concert and Fireworks
07/04/22
The Grand Finale of the Bitter Jester Music Festival's 16th Season! ...

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July 4th Fireworks
07/04/22
Celebrate our independence with fireworks at the lakefront! Best spots to s...

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Lake Forest Festival & Fireworks
07/04/22
Spend your Fourth of July holiday under the stars at the 15th Annual Lake F...

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Fireworks and Beer at Tighthead Brewing Co.
07/04/22
Bring your folding chairs and blankets for a fireworks viewing party in the...

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Vernon Hills 4th of July Parade and Fireworks
07/04/22
It's back! Volunteers of the Vernon Hills Fourth of July Parade Committ...

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Fourth of July Party in the Park in Antioch
07/04/22
Part in the Park returns to Antioch for their Fourth of July celebrations. ...

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Go 4th & March On - Lake Bluff 4th of July Celebration
07/04/22
After two long years of alternative parades, the LAke BLuff 4th of July Com...

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07/04/22
"American Salute" July 4 @ 12:00pm Buffalo Creek Brewing (L...

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Concerts in the Plaza at Independence Grove featuring Kaleidoscope Eyes
07/05/22
Kaleidoscope Eyes pay homage to the band that’s the official sou...

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07/06/22
"Hey You Guys!!!" Kick back and relax, and watch the nostalgic cl...

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Growing Up In Lake County
07/05/22 - 07/07/22
Experience what life was like growing up in Lake County from the 1800s-1900...

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Concert in the Park - Jose Valdes & Mambo All Stars
07/07/22
Award-winning José Valdes & the Mambo All-Stars perform exciting...

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Arbortheater Concerts featuring Second Hand Soul
07/07/22
Motown, soul and rock & roll is exactly what you need. If you are lo...

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Comic Book Crafts at Dunn Museum
07/07/22
Create your own superhero character, draw a self-portrait, or write your ow...

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Sheryl Crow featuring special guest Keb' Mo' and Southern Avenue at Ravinia Festival
07/07/22
Nine-time GRAMMY AWARD recipient Sheryl Crow is an American music icon. Her...

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Sister Hazel at Blarney Island
07/08/22
Platinum-selling, iconic country/rock band, Sister Hazel, will be bringing ...

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John Fogerty at Ravinia Festival
07/08/22
With a career spanning more than 50 years, John Fogerty is hailed as one of...

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Nine and Dine at White Deer Run Golf Club
07/08/22
Open to the public. Two person golf scramble with nine holes. Shotguh...

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Night Glow Golf
07/08/22
Join us for a fun evening of night glow golf! Friday, July 8th at 7:30PM we...

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Summer Camp at Citadel Theatre
06/13/22 - 07/09/22
    Camp Dates: June 13th - July 9th (NO CAMP J...

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Scoop Waukegan 2022
07/08/22 - 07/09/22
The festival being held on Friday and Saturday will include the Scooping do...

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works at Ravinia Festival
07/08/22 - 07/09/22
Check out the talented piano and strings players from the Ravinia Steans Mu...

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Pokemon Go at Zion Park District
07/09/22
Zion Park District is hosting a Pokemon Go event. This event will have r...

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Zion-Benton Township Bee Linked Cross Country Classic
07/09/22
Thank you for joining the dedicated young men and women of the Zion-Benton ...

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The Blues Family Robinson at Gold Pyramid
07/09/22
Mix blues with rock and roll and you get The Blues Family Robinson. These l...

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Summer Spotlight Performance Special- Veterans Day Celebration with Tempel Lipizzans
07/09/22
To honor our Veterans for their service to our country there's an offer...

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The Magic Mansion, Family Wurltizer Concert and Lunch at the Sanfilippo Estate
07/09/22
For the first time, we are holding a children-friendly Wurlitzer Concert fe...

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***CANCELED Third Coast Surf Fest at Waukegan Harbor
Canceled 07/09/22
***THE EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED*** The first Third Coast Surf Fest benefi...

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Michael Franti and Spearhead with special guest Arrested Development
07/09/22
Michael Franti is a globally recognized musician, humanitarian, activist, a...

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Summer Clearance Sale at Deer Park Town Center
07/08/22 - 07/10/22
Grab this season's best deals at the annual Summer Clearance Sale, happ...

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Libertyville Dog Days of Summer
07/08/22 - 07/10/22
Get ready for Dog Days of Summer featuring Dock Dogs Canine Aquatic Competi...

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Harborpalooza 2022
07/08/22 - 07/10/22
Harborpalooza is BACK & bigger than ever! This year we are taking over the ...

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Harborpalooza 2022
07/08/22 - 07/10/22
Live music, food vendors, and craft beer all day long! ...

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Lyle Lovett & His Large Band and Chris Isaak at Ravinia Festival
07/10/22
Experience the exceptional sounds of Lyle Lovett & His Large Band along wit...

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Lake Zurich Triathlon
07/10/22
Swim The swim will be a 1.5k single loop and counter-clockwise swim in Lak...

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The Summit of Strings and Peak Piano: Jaakko Kuusisto Music and More at Ravinia Festival
07/10/22
A performance of violins, cello, viola and piano.  Work is performe...

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works at Ravinia Festival
07/11/22
Check out the talented piano and strings players from the Ravinia Steans Mu...

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The Black Crowes at Ravinia Festival
07/12/22
Including the instant classics “Jealous Again,” “Twice as...

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07/12/22
The Waukegan Band Foundation is back to a full season for 2022! T The th...

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37th Annual Lambs Farm Golf Day at ThunderHawk Golf Club
07/12/22
Join in at ThunderHawk Golf Club in Beach Park for a fun day of golf with a...

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Concerts in the Plaza at Independence Grove featuring Pete Kilpatrick
07/12/22
Pete Kilpatrick Band has shared the stage with Dave Matthews Band, Bar...

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Highlight on Historic Sites: Fort Sheridan
07/12/22
Take on the role of a historian, like the Dunn Museum's namesake Bess B...

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Piano & Strings Master Class with Miriam Fried at Ravinia Festival
07/12/22
A master class with MIriam Fried brought you by Ravinia Steans Music I...

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Illinois Inventors: A Historical Portrayal By Actor Terry Lynch
Virtual 07/13/22
Terry Lynch portrays an old timey newspaper hawker and shares the inside sc...

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Park on Park Cruise Night in Mundelein
07/13/22
Park On Park Car Show will open on Wedensday, May 11 from 4-8 p.m. on ...

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Summer Spotlight Matinee Performance with Tempel Lipizzans
07/13/22
The Union of Power and Grace Like a finely tuned dancer, the most highly...

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Book Discussion: Riesling Retribution at Vigneto del Bino
07/13/22
Join in for a fun evening of book discussion, wine and food. Includes gl...

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Late Night at the Galleries: Jeff Libman and the Jujus Education Fundraiser
07/13/22
Highland Park’s own native son Jeff Libman and his band the JuJus bri...

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Cruisin' Lake Zurich Car Show
07/14/22
Fun, food, raffles and cars of all types.  Free admission and fun f...

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Concert in the Park - Lady A
07/14/22
Proud to call her one of our own; Lady A is a soulful singing sensation and...

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Hofbrau Stein Hoist Event at Timothy O'Tooles's Pub Gurnee
07/14/22
O'Toole's Gurnee has announced they will host Hofbrau's Stein H...

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Highlight on Historic Sites: Adlai E Stevenson Historic Home
07/14/22
Take on the role of a historian, like the Dunn Museum's namesake Bess B...

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Amjad Ali Khan Trio: The Sarod Trilogy at Ravinia Festival
07/14/22
Amjad Ali Khan teams up with his sons on their sarods for “melody, my...

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Food Truck Pop-Up Night at Buffalo Creek Brewery
06/18/22 - 07/15/22
BCB’s Food Truck Pop-Up Night continues multiples days a week, every ...

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Pint of Music Summer Concert Series at Buffalo Creek Brewing
06/18/22 - 07/15/22
BCB’s picturesque biergarten is home to a tiered patio, a sprawling y...

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Global Artist for Peace: A Concert for Unity at The Marriott Theatre
07/15/22
The Chicago Premiere Concert Event from Broadway Across Borders- co-founder...

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Movies in the Park - Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway with Waukegan Park District
07/15/22
All movies will begin at around sunset. Attendees are encouraged to bring s...

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Brothers' Field Movie Nights: West Side Story (2021 Version)
07/15/22
Once the sun goes down, the stars come out! Enjoy the NEW West Side Stor...

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Mexican Fiesta Themed Dinner at Vigneto del Bino
07/15/22
Enjoy a Sangria/Wine Pairing Dinner with a Mexican Theme! $54.95/per pe...

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Mr. Blotto at Gold Pyramid
07/15/22
Mr. Blotto will bringing their jam band repertoire to the Golden Pyramid fo...

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Artist Talk: Growing Up Jewish- Art and Storytelling
07/15/22
Jacqueline Kott-Wolle , whose traveling exhibit, Growing Up Jewish - Art an...

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Special Needs Carnival at Antioch Taste of Summer
07/15/22
On Friday, July 15th, 2022, 1-3 p.m, Antioch's Taste of Summer wil...

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CSO Opening Night: Tchaikovsky with Marin Alsop and Stewart Goodyear at Ravinia Festival
07/15/22
The first piano concerto and Rimsky-Kosakov's "Sheherazade." ...

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works at Ravinia Festival
07/14/22 - 07/16/22
Check out the talented piano and strings players from the Ravinia Steans Mu...

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MainStreet Libertyville Sidewalk Sales
07/15/22 - 07/16/22
Come downtown to enjoy the sidewalk sales! Have lunch or dinner at one of t...

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Sapling Kids Club at High Five Sports Zone
07/16/22
Saplings Kids Club members join Hawthorn Mall for an hour of play in High F...

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Citadel Theatre Presents A Night At The Moulin Rogue
07/16/22
Citadel Theatre’s 8th Annual Summer Gala A Night at The Moulin Rouge!...

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ZillaFish at Club Tiki
07/16/22
The unique venue will be offering up classic rock done acoustic-style ...

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Laurie Berkner at Ravinia Festival
07/16/22
Laurie Berkner has been a professional musician since 1992. These days c...

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Mexican Fiesta Themed Dinner at Vigneto del Bino
07/16/22
Enjoy a Sangria/Wine Pairing Dinner with a Mexican Theme! $54.95/per pe...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
07/16/22
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Eac...

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Marcus Roberts Trio Plays His Rhapsody in D with the CSO at Ravinia Festival
07/16/22
The Chicago Symphony will be conducted by Marin Alsop as they accompany the...

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Vernon Hills Days 2022
07/14/22 - 07/17/22
Visit Vernon Hills for four days of food, fun, carnival rides, free enterta...

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Blarney Gras at Blarney Island
07/14/22 - 07/17/22
It's not Mardi Gras my friends, it's better....ITS BLARNEY GRAS BABY! The W...

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Antioch Taste of Summer
07/14/22 - 07/17/22
Antioch's Taste of Summer 2022 brings great bands, music, carnival, sid...

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Carmel Street Scenes Celebrates Carmel's 60th
07/16/22 - 07/17/22
An outdoor party that will combine the traditions of Street Scenes and some...

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RennCon at Bristol Renaissance Faire
07/16/22 - 07/17/22
RennCon™ is a celebration of cosplay in all its forms. Whether you dr...

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Resin Geode Art Workshop at Dandelion Art Gallery
07/17/22
Join Sunny Corba as she shares tips and tricks to create your own choice of...

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Summer Spotlight Matinee Performance with Tempel Lipizzans
07/17/22
The Union of Power and Grace Like a finely tuned dancer, the most highly...

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Exchange with Omri Amrany
07/17/22
EXCHANGE with eclectic Artist and Sculptor Omri Amrany on July 17 at 2-4 p....

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Alpine and Pastoral Symphonies with Marin Alsop and the CSO at Ravinia Festival
07/17/22
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra performs Beethoven's "Pastoral"...

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works at Ravinia Festival
07/18/22
Part of the Bennet Gordon Hall Classics Series....

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works at Ravinia Festival
07/19/22
Part of the RSMI Free Concert Series at Bennett Gordon Hall....

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Adopt-A-Road Volunteer Days with Friends of Volo Bog
07/19/22
Help keep Brandenburg Road beautiful!  Adults (and kids 10 years ...

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07/19/22
This is Waukegan Band Foundation is back to a full season for 2022! This...

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Concerts in the Plaza at Independence Grove featuring Laura Rain and the Caesars
07/19/22
Laura Rain & the Caesars blend their favorite elements of vintage ...

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Mames Babegenush at Ravinia Festival
07/19/22
Mames Babegenush is the East meeting the North. Strong Scandinavian roots m...

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Little Big Town at Ravinia Festival
07/20/22
The country Little Big Town quartet has been assembled since the late 90s, ...

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07/20/22
For Horse lovers that want to know more… The equine dancers may be ...

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Partners in Park Golf Outing in Waukegan
07/20/22
The Waukegan Parks Foundation will be hosting the 27th Annual Partners in P...

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Car Fun on 21
07/20/22
The classic car show features vintage cars, trucks and motorcycles, 25 year...

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Summer Concerts at Deer Park Town Center Presents One Of These Nights
07/21/22
Enjoy an evening of live music at Deer Park Town Center! Concerts take p...

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Zion Concert in the Park
07/21/22
80s night in Zion! We can't wait to rock Zion for the first time with e...

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Arbortheater Concerts featuring School of Rock
07/21/22
Enjoy the talents of local stars. If you are looking for free, family fr...

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Hofbrau Stein Hoist Event at Timothy O'Toole's Pub Lake Villa
07/21/22
O'Toole's Lake Villa has announced they will host Hofbrau'...

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Lake County Bats at Dunn Museum
07/21/22
Are bats really flying rats? Do they really eat that many mosquitos? Drop i...

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Girls Night Out Mainstreet Libertyville
07/21/22
Get your gal pals together and head to downtown Libertyville for an unforge...

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works at Ravinia Festival
07/21/22
As performed by the Ravinia Steans Music Institute....

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Henhouse Prowlers at Ravinia Festival
07/21/22
The Henhouse Prowlers are an American male four-piece combo who play and pr...

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Fishing 2 at Independence Grove
07/18/22 - 07/22/22
Explore the watery world that fish inhabit and learn the basic skills, tech...

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Timer Travelers with Dunn Museum
Virtual 07/18/22 - 07/22/22
Time travel virtually with the Dunn Museum and journey through Lake County ...

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Lets Explore Plants and Animals at Greenbelt Cultural Center
07/18/22 - 07/22/22
Explore different habitats using all of your senses along with items found ...

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Piano & Strings Chamber Works from Jesse Montgomery at Ravinia Festival
07/21/22 - 07/22/22
Check out the talented piano and strings players from the Ravinia Steans Mu...

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German Requiem with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Ravinia Festival
07/22/22
German Requiem with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus....

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Brothers' Field Movie Nights: Bohemian Rhapsody
07/22/22
Once the sun goes down, the stars come out! Belt out your favorite Queen so...

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Mexican Fiesta Themed Dinner at Vigneto del Bino
07/22/22
Enjoy a Sangria/Wine Pairing Dinner with a Mexican Theme! $54.95/per pe...

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Waukegan Park Community Days
05/07/22 - 07/23/22
The Waukegan Park District will host Park Community Days to give residents ...

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Electric Island EDM at Blarney Island
07/22/22 - 07/23/22
Come on out for Electric Island and join us from some banging EDM tunes! S...

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Let’s Misbehave! Cole Porter with Spider Saloff at Ravinia Festival
07/23/22
Combining “a wicked way with a lyric and a glint of well-controlled mischie...

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Poi Dog Pondering at Ravinia Festival
07/23/22
Poi Dog Pondering is an American musical group, noted for its cross-pollina...

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Summer Spotlight Evening Performance with Tempel Lipizzans
07/23/22
The Union of Power and Grace Like a finely tuned dancer, the most highly...

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Pint of Music at Buffalo Creek Brewery - Blues Demolition
07/23/22
BCB’s picturesque biergarten is home to a tiered patio, a sprawling y...

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Artist Reception: Dean Habegger and Scott Jay Marr
07/23/22
Acrylic Paintings by Scott Jay Marr Acrylic Paintings & Assemblages ...

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Drum Circle and Vibrational Healing at Susanna Farms
07/23/22
Drumming increases our vibrational energy through movement and sound. Sound...

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07/21/22 - 07/24/22
Citadel presents the world premiere of original work "Winnie The Pooh!...

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Alpine Fest at Lake Zurich Lions Club
07/24/22
What began in the summer of 1942 has today transformed into what we know as...

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International Bog Day at Volo Bog State Natural Area
07/24/22
Join for an artists' reception and live music from Fox Crossing Stringb...

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Leslie Odom Jr. and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra  at Ravinia Festival
07/24/22
The Tony and Grammy Award-winning vocalist, songwriter, and actor Leslie Od...

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2022 Mundelein Cycling Grand Prix
07/25/22
On Monday, July 25 the nationally-renowned "Intelligentsia Cup&qu...

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Chicago Scavenger Hunt Trivia at Lake Forest Library
Virtual 07/25/22
Join writer and photographer Jessica Mlinaric for a fun night of Chicago hi...

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Baritone Matthias Goerne: Schubertiade at Ravinia Festival
07/26/22
Matthias Goerne is a German baritone. He has performed and recorded extensi...

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07/26/22
The Waukegan Band Foundation is back to a full season for 2022! This sea...

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Concerts in the Plaza at Independence Grove featuring Mississippi Heat
07/26/22
Led by Chicago Hall of Fame harmonica master and songwriter Pierre Lacocque...

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Bonnie Raitt at Ravinia Festival
07/27/22
With music from her upcoming 21st album Just Like That… plus si...

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Arbortheater Concerts featuring Shout Out
07/27/22
They will keep you dancing all night long. If you are looking for free, ...

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Wisconsin Supper Club Chefs Dinner at The Chocolate Sanctuary
07/27/22 - 07/28/22
Wisconsin Supper Club Chefs Dinner July 27 & 28 $50 per person ...

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Concert in the Park - Shout Out
07/28/22
Shout Out is a dynamic group comprised of some of Chicago’s finest pr...

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Hofbrau Stein Hoist Event at O'Toole's Libertyville
07/28/22
O'Toole's Libertyville has announced they will host Hofbrau's S...

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Chanticleer at Ravinia Festival
07/28/22
Founded in San Francisco in 1978, Chanticleer is known around the world as ...

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Marin Alsop and Three Taki Alsop Fellows Conduct the CSO at Ravinia Festival
07/29/22
Current fellow Anna Duczmal-Mróz and alumnae Laura Jackson and Jeri Lynne J...

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Shibori Workshops Sip & Dye at Dandelion Art Gallery
07/29/22
Join in for a fun unique experience creating Shibori. Artist Michael M...

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Boy Scout and Girl Scout Night at Boundless Adventures
07/30/22
Take your outdoor survival skills to a whole new level with this night clim...

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Princess Mermaid at Hawthorn Mall
07/30/22
Join Hawthorn Mall for a singalong with Princess Mermaid in Center Park! ...

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The Harp Twins in Concert at the Sanfilippo Estate
07/30/22
Camille & Kennerly Kitt, AKA The Harp Twins, return to the Sanfilippo s...

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Marin Alsop Leads Bernstein's Kaddish with the CSO at Ravinia Festival
07/30/22
The Chicago Symphony Chorus will combine with Marin Alsop and the CSO to pe...

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Harbor After Hours at Harbor Kitchen + Tap
04/25/22 - 07/31/22
Join us for Harbor After Hours (Sunday - Thursday from 7 to 10p): 1/2 Pr...

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The 93rd Annual Lake County Fair
07/27/22 - 07/31/22
Summer’s Best Fest is BACK with a full 5-day fair in 2022! Celebra...

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Breaking Barriers: Women on the Podium at Ravinia Festival
07/29/22 - 07/31/22
Breaking Barriers: Women on the Podium features three Ravinia concerts. ...

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90's Party at Blarney Island
07/29/22 - 07/31/22
Blarney Island is going to take you back to the time of fanny packs, boy ba...

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Lake County Greek Fest in Libertyville
07/29/22 - 07/31/22
Free parking and free admission. Greek cuisine served all weekend long. ...

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Summer Spotlight Matinee Performance with Tempel Lipizzans
07/31/22
The Union of Power and Grace Like a finely tuned dancer, the most highly...

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Harry Potter Party at Lake Forest Library
07/31/22
Happy Birthday, Harry Potter! Join in for cake, a Horcrux Hunt, Hogwarts-th...

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Esperanza Spalding at Ravinia Festival
07/31/22
From a history-making Grammy winner to a being who has grown to recognize l...

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Mo Willem's
07/31/22
How can music change a young person’s life? See for yourself when Mo ...

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08/02/22
The Waukegan Band Foundation is back to a full season for 2022! The them...

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Fox Lake's National Night Out at the Fox Lake Farmers Market
08/02/22
Celebrate National Night Out - an evening of Public Safety and Community Pa...

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Concerts in the Plaza at Independence Grove featuring The Wayouts
08/02/22
Dedicated exclusively to garage rock hits from the 1960s, The Wayouts&...

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Summer Camp in the Farm at Susanna Farms
06/06/22 - 08/05/22
It's summer camp on the farm. Ride, play and enjoy lots of outdoor acti...

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07/08/22 - 08/07/22
Relive the classic tale of four unlikely friends on the adventure of a life...

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Fort Sheridan Expeditions Series
07/21/22 - 08/11/22
Fort Sheridan is a fascinating place full of natural and cultural history. ...

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Lincolnshire's Food Truck Lunch
06/23/22 - 08/18/22
Every other Friday through August 19, visit the Lincolnshire Corporate Cent...

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Mainstreet Libertyville Lunch in the Park
06/24/22 - 08/19/22
Bring a blanket or lawn chair to downtown Libertyville’s picturesque ...

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Enjoy Illinois Chicago Bears Training Camp at Halas Hall
07/28/22 - 08/20/22
Step into Bears territory this summer at Enjoy Illinois Chicago Bears Train...

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra Residency at Ravinia Festival
07/15/22 - 08/21/22
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra has been a regular guest since 1905, an...

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Summer Camp-In at Great Wolf Lodge Illinois
05/27/22 - 08/28/22
Summer is the time of infinite delights, filled with what dreams are made o...

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Free Concerts in the Park Series in Mundelein
05/29/22 - 08/28/22
Bring some lawn chairs and a snack and enjoy these free concerts in the par...

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Carillon Concerts at Chicago Botanic Gardens
06/07/22 - 08/30/22
Enjoy an enchanting one-hour musical performance of carillon bells every ot...

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Tuesday Morning Music at Chicago Botanic Gardens
06/14/22 - 08/30/22
At McGinley Pavilion on the second and last Tuesday of the month, listen to...

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Chicago Botanic Garden Model Railroad Garden
06/01/22 - 08/31/22
Train and garden enthusiasts, young and old, return year after year for the...

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Butterflies & Blooms at Chicago Botanic Gardens
06/01/22 - 08/31/22
At Butterflies & Blooms, visitors can immerse themselves in a habitat f...

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Music on the Esplanade at Chicago Botanic Garden
06/08/22 - 08/31/22
Every Monday and Wednesday evening brings a different kind of music, f...

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Abundance by Dwight White II at Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods
07/17/22 - 08/31/22
An exhibit curated by Dwight White ll that continues to evolve & push a...

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Thunder on the Chain Drag Boat Races
05/26/22 - 09/01/22
Welcome to the unique world of Blarney Island Drag Boat Racing. Now enterin...

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Grill and Chill at White Deer Run Golf Club
06/10/22 - 09/02/22
Open to the public throughout the summer. Enjoy live music and chef...

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Six Flags Great America Opens for the 2022 Season
04/15/22 - 09/05/22
The Gurnee amusement park features 17 roller coasters, amazing live shows, ...

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Bill Sienkiewicz: Pop Culture Revolution Exhibit at Dunn Museum
04/16/22 - 09/05/22
Bill Sienkiewicz (pronounced sin-KEV-itch) is an Eisner-winning a...

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Hurricane Harbor Chicago Opens
05/28/22 - 09/05/22
Experience Chicago’s most thrilling waterpark, Hurricane Harbor, filled wit...

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DC Universe at Six Flags Great America
05/30/22 - 09/05/22
The Thrill Capital of the Midwest— in partnership with Warner Bros. C...

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Bristol Renaissance Faire
07/09/22 - 09/05/22
For nine glorious weekends starting in early July, each Saturday and Sunday...

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Lake Zurich Farmers Market
06/03/22 - 09/09/22
The Lake Zurich Farmers Market returns this year on Fridays from 6/3-9/30 f...

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Dean Habegger New Paintings and Mixed Media Works at Blue Moon Gallery
07/23/22 - 09/11/22
For over 40 years, Dean Habegger has focused on creating highly individuali...

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Summer in the Shire - Free Concert Series in Lincolnshire
06/16/22 - 09/15/22
Mark your calendar for 2022 Summer in the Shire. The free concert will be h...

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Outdoor Movie Nights at Deer Park Town Center
06/24/22 - 09/16/22
Bring the family, your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy free movies under ...

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El Mercadito Farmers Market
07/09/22 - 09/17/22
El Mercadito RLB Farmers Market is a six session summer market and run ever...

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CarFun on 21 in Libertyville
05/18/22 - 09/21/22
MainStreet Libertyville is excited to announce that it will host its entire...

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Antioch Farmer's Market
Happening as planned 06/09/22 - 09/22/22
The Antioch Farmer's Market will be on Thursdays from June 9-Septe...

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Flourish: The Garden at 50 at Chicago Botanic Garden
05/13/22 - 09/25/22
Flourish: The Garden at 50 will feature a series of Garden-wide experiences...

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Gurnee Farmers Market
06/05/22 - 09/25/22
On Sundays from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Find locally grown or produced foods at this...

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Fox Lake Farmers Market
06/07/22 - 09/27/22
The Fox Lake Farmers Market is ready to kick off a new season of delectable...

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Block A Food Truck Social at Block A Promenade
05/25/22 - 09/28/22
  Come on down to Main Street in Lake Zurich across from the Promen...

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Grayslake's Summer Farmers Market
06/08/22 - 09/28/22
The Grayslake Farmers Market is a nonprofit organization that fosters a sen...

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Food Truck Thursdays at the Village of Hainesville
05/26/22 - 09/29/22
For those who like to save time, or just don't feel like cooking for th...

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Wauconda Farmers Market
07/07/22 - 09/29/22
The Farmers’ Market runs every Thursday from 4-7pm in Downtown Waucon...

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Cruise Nights at Gurnee Mills
05/06/22 - 09/30/22
North West Parking Lot G between Floor & Decor and Portillo's. ...

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Fox Lake Summer Art Series Friday Night Concert
06/03/22 - 09/30/22
The Village of Fox Lake invites you to a FREE concert at the Village's ...

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Rivalry Line Dancing
06/13/22 - 09/30/22
Join us for Line Dancing on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 7-1...

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05/08/22 - 10/09/22
The SOUL Harbour Ranch Animal Therapy Program is proud to partner with Deer...

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Barrington Farmers Market
06/09/22 - 10/13/22
Featuring local vendors selling produce, handmade goods, kids activities, l...

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Mundelein's Farmers Market
06/17/22 - 10/14/22
The Market will be held on Fridays from 3-7 p.m., June 17 through Octo...

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Deer Park Food Truck Series
05/21/22 - 10/15/22
Calling all Foodies! The monthly Food Truck Series is returning to ...

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Deerfield Farmers Market 2022
06/11/22 - 10/15/22
Join in Every Saturday Morning at the Deerfield Farmers Market June 11 -...

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***CANCELED North Suburbs Cars and Coffee
Canceled 05/15/22 - 10/16/22
***CANCELED*** What started with a few friends meeting at a local coffee...

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Buffalo Grove Farmers Market
06/12/22 - 10/16/22
The Buffalo Grove Farmers Market runs Sundays from June 12 through Oct...

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North Chicago Farmers Market
06/19/22 - 10/16/22
This year the City of North Chicago is opening their first F...

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MainStreet Libertyville Farmers Market
06/02/22 - 10/20/22
In 2022, MainStreet Libertyville is celebrating their 42nd year in operatio...

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Ravinia Farmers Market in Highland Park
06/01/22 - 10/26/22
Since 1978, Ravinia Farmers Market has been a leading producer of some of t...

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Miller's Dog N Suds Drive-In Open For The Season
03/26/22 - 10/29/22
A Family Owned Landmark for over 50 years!!!  Enjoy a meal in the c...

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Green Town on the Rocks Opening Day
05/06/22 - 10/29/22
Start of a new season at the Waukegan Harbor and a new season for Green Tow...

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Lambs Farm Farmyard Open for the Season
04/08/22 - 10/30/22
Mark your calendars for April 8, the opening day of the farmyard season! Th...

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Par King Skill Golf in Lincolnshire Opens for the Season
04/09/22 - 10/30/22
Par-King will be opening for the season in April of 2022. 2022 season wi...

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Remembering 10 Grayslake Stories
02/23/22 - 12/28/22
New Exhibit: Remembering 10 Grayslake Stories.  Open Wed.-Sat....

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Marked By the Sea:  Tattoos in the U.S. Navy at National Museum of the American Sailor
05/28/21 - 12/31/22
Discover the history of tattoos with one-of-a-kind artifacts and artwork, a...

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Embracing Change: The Growth of Grayslake at Grayslake Heritage Center and Museum
01/14/22 - 12/31/22
The crown jewel of the new museum, Embracing Change explores the origins an...

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Now Booking 2022/2023 Wedding Celebrations
01/12/22 - 01/01/23
Small town charm, big time views.. Work with our events coordinator and lo...

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Stars on Parade in Mundelein
08/17/20 - 08/31/25
A series of 15 fiberglass star sculptures have each been transformed by a d...

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Sails Unfurled: The Dawn of the U.S. Navy, 1775-1865 Exhibit at National Museum of the American Sailor
01/13/20 - 01/31/30
The National Museum of American Sailor's brand new permanent exhibit: S...

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