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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

Spooks & Spirits: Lake County Autumn Celebration
Spooks & Spirits: Lake County Autumn Celebration
Bushel of Apples Fall Fest and Jack O Lantern World at Paulus Park in Lake Zurich
Bushel of Apples Fall Fest and Jack O Lantern World at Paulus Park in Lake Zurich
Fox Lake Fall Festival
Fox Lake Fall Festival
Lions in Illyria at James Lumber Center for Performing Arts at College of Lake County
Lions in Illyria at James Lumber Center for Performing Arts at College of Lake County
Dungeon of Doom Haunted House in Zion
Dungeon of Doom Haunted House in Zion

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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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Tributes to Motley Crue at Impact Fuel Room
09/30/22
Rok Brigade is a Def Leppard tribute band formed in the summer of 2018 when...

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39th Annual Smith Nature Symposium Awards Ceremony
09/30/22
Join Brushwood Center as they celebrate the 39th Annual Smith Nature Sympos...

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The Beatelles In The Parlor Speakeasy at Primo
09/30/22
The Beatelles are a four piece female vocal group that performs all your Be...

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Drum Circle Jam at Centennial Park in Grayslake
09/30/22
Drum Circle Jam. 7 p.m at Centennial Park. Helen Bond & Fode Camara ...

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Three Embers at Lincolnshire Marriott Resort Reopens
09/30/22
Three Embers officially reopens September 30.  The chef-driven, con...

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2nd Best Comedy Showcase at Rivalry Alehouse
09/30/22
Free stand-up Comedy at the Rivalry Alehouse's private indoor rooftop p...

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Ravinia Brewing Presents Highland Park Fall Fest
09/30/22 - 10/01/22
Your favorite Ravinia District block party is back!  Infused food &...

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Improv Playhouse Theater for Young Audiences Presents
09/30/22 - 10/01/22
Improv Playhouse® Theater for Young Audiences actors will be performing...

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The Highwaymen Show: American Outlaw Tribute at Impact Fuel Room
10/01/22
The Highwaymen Show pays tribute to the great American Outlaws of Country M...

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The Prairie State Half Marathon and 10k in Historic Downtown Long Grove
10/01/22
The Prairie State Half Marathon & 10K takes place on the historic stree...

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Harvest Celebration Crush at Vigneto del Bino Winery
10/01/22
Join in as to celebrate the 2022 Harvest Season with food and music!  ...

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Spooky Ceramics at Jewett Park Community Center
10/01/22
Join us in the Elaine Silberman Art Studio for the kick-off event to the Ha...

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Potter in the Park at Dunbar Recreation Center
10/01/22
Bring a blanket and chair and join us for Movie in the Park featuring Harry...

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Glow in the Park Disney Theme at Boundless Adventures
10/01/22
Wear your Disney attire and listen to Disney tunes while you climb through ...

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Pork Chop Dinner & Auction at Millburn Stables
10/01/22
Pork chop dinner starts at 6 p.m. with a live auction to follow at 7 p.m....

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Roaring Table Five Year Anniversary Celebration
10/01/22
*Live Music *Food Trucks *New Can Releases *New Draft Releases *New Bot...

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Darryl Markette at Mickey Finns
10/01/22
Americana singer-songwriter Darryl Markette rides into Mickey Finns with 3 ...

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Pino Farina Band at Micky Finn's
10/01/22
Join the band as they return to Mickey Finn's in Libertyville!...

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Oktoberfest 5K in Long Grove
10/01/22
The Oktoberfest 5K is one of the newest additions to the Long Grove Running...

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Six Flags Oktoberfest Food Festival
09/17/22 - 10/02/22
As the cool, crisp air approaches, there’s no better way to head into...

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Annual Oktoberfest Celebration at Buffalo Creek Brewing
09/30/22 - 10/02/22
Lake County’s destination brewery, Buffalo Creek Brewing, will tap in...

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Lions in Illyria at James Lumber Center for Performing Arts
09/30/22 - 10/02/22
Separated from her brother by a sea storm, the young lioness Violet must br...

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Bushel of Apples Fall Fest
09/30/22 - 10/02/22
Join Phase Three Brewing Company for the release of their A Bushel of Apple...

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Step by Step Productions Festival of Arts and Crafts at the Lake County Fairgrounds
09/30/22 - 10/02/22
Highly attended arts & craft show which features handmade items only. ...

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Fox Lake Fall Festival
10/02/22
The Village of Fox Lake and Grant Township have partnered together to host ...

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OAKtober Celebration: Tree & Shrub Sale at Ryerson Woods
10/02/22
Bring the family and join the Lake County Forest Preserves for a celebratio...

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 Riverside Foundation Oktoberfest 5K Run/Walk at Half Day Brewing
10/02/22
Join us for a 5k run / walk through the beautiful streets of Lincolnshire. ...

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Season of Serving at Deer Park Town Center
09/19/22 - 10/03/22
Deer Park Town Center will be launching a Season of Serving Campaign design...

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Scarecrow Fest at Central Park Pavilion
10/05/22
Build and decorate your family or group scarecrow! Your creation will line ...

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Flight Night at North Shore Distillery
10/06/22
Join North Shore Distillery on Thursdays when they offer a creative fl...

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Where Science and Art Connect at Lake Forest Library
10/06/22
Learn about the relationship between art and science with art educator Debr...

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The Marshall Tucker Band at Genesee Theatre
10/06/22
One of the most influential Southern rock groups of the '70s is once ag...

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Chef's Cigar Dinner at The Chocolate Sanctuary
10/06/22
Appetizers, main course and dessert along with three premium cigars and han...

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Bubbles and Brews at Grayslake Heritage Center
10/06/22
You are cordially invited to Bubbles and Brews! Please join in to honor spe...

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3 Floyds Brewing Beer Dinner at Wildfire Steak, Chops and Seafood
10/06/22
A four-course menu paired with 3 Floyds brews. Guest speaker is Andrew S...

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Sixteen Candles at Impact Fuel Room
10/07/22
Impact Fuel Room & NTL Productions present Sixteen Candles Friday, Octo...

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Tiny Country at Rivalry House
10/07/22
A scenic detour from a familiar road, Tiny Country, takes you through the t...

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First Friday on MainStreet Libertyville
10/07/22
Perhaps a wine tasting, special discounts or live music and refreshments wh...

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Scream at Side Lot
10/07/22
Reserve your spot in the Backyard for Halloween Movie Night. The movies sta...

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Halloween Hoopla: Scarecrow Building and Pumpkin Decorating
10/08/22
Enjoy pumpkin decorating along with a variety of fall arts and crafts, food...

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Memories of Elvis at Impact Fuel Room
10/08/22
Memories of Elvis features three renowned Elvis Tribute Artists who sing an...

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Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 at Lake Villa District Library
10/08/22
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 was originally conceived, written, and performe...

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Craft Beer Walk and Brunch in Antioch
10/08/22
Antioch's popular Beer Walk has been enhanced to include a brunch for a...

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Birdwatching Hot Spots at Hastings Lake
10/08/22
Join in at the Lake County birding hot spot to look for waterfowl, raptors ...

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Fall Fest at Brothers' Field
10/08/22
Details to come soon....

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5th Annual Harvest Fest at Main Street Social
10/08/22
Celebrate on Saturday October, 8th with the return of Jazz Brunch featuring...

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DIY Scarecrow Day in Historic Downtown Long Grove
10/08/22
The suburb’s biggest homage to scarecrow-making returns again to Hist...

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Fox Lake Pumpkin Jubilee
10/08/22
The Fox Lake Pumpkin Jubilee will be on Saturday, October 8, 2022 from 3 to...

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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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Gurnee Farmers Market
06/05/22 - 10/09/22
On Sundays from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Find locally grown or produced foods at this...

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Mundelein's Ultimate Pumpkin Contest
10/03/22 - 10/09/22
Paint, carve, or glue your way to the top in Mundelein’s ultimate Pum...

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Great Highwood Pumpkin Fest & Great Highwood Skeleton Invasion
10/07/22 - 10/09/22
Join in this Fall for family friendly activities including pumpkin carving,...

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Jurassic Quest at Lake County Fairgrounds and Event Center
10/07/22 - 10/09/22
ATTENTION Lake County dinosaur lovers! Jurassic Quest is roaring into the L...

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Ghost Stories Plus! at Volo Bog State Natural Area
10/08/22 - 10/09/22
Jim May visits Volo Bog and brings Ghost Stories to scare and delight ...

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Wauke-Con
10/08/22 - 10/09/22
Wauke-Con 2022 will take place October 8 and 9, from 12-6 p.m. Admission...

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Country Brunch at Impact Fuel Room
10/09/22
Impact Fuel Room & NTL Productions present Country Brunch ft. Smokin...

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Open Stage with Lake County Folk Club
10/09/22
HOSTED BY SCOTT ENGSTROM Doors open at 6 p.m. Music at 6:30 p.m. S...

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Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 at Lake Villa District Library
10/09/22
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 was originally conceived, written, and performe...

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Dunn Museum Tour- The First People of Lake County
10/10/22
Learn about the first people, including the Potawatomi, who lived here firs...

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Fresh Made Cannoli with Tony Cannoli
10/11/22
Tony Cannoli will walk you through the step-by-step process of rolling, for...

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Witches Night Out in Antioch
10/12/22
Fly to downtown Antioch for a night of cacklin' good fun with your fell...

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Park on Park Cruise Night in Mundelein
10/12/22
Park On Park Car Show will open on Wedensday, May 11 from 4-8 p.m. on ...

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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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Get The Led Out at Genesee Theatre
10/13/22
Recreating the studio sounds of Led Zeppelin, Get the Led Out pays tribute ...

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Grayslake Park District Pumpkin Fest
10/13/22
Bring the kids to Central Park for an evening of Halloween fun! There wi...

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A Conversation with Author Marie Benedict
10/13/22
Enjoy a thoughtful and compelling conversation between "Her Hidden Gen...

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Adlai E Stevenson Historic Home Public Tours
10/13/22
Learn about this Illinois governor and ambassador to the United Nations as ...

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Witches Night Out in Historic Downtown Long Grove
10/13/22
Village merchants on October 13 will stay open late (5-8 p.m.) for gro...

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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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Wine Pairing Dinner: Oktoberfest at Vigneto del Bino Winery
10/14/22
Pairing Dinner with a Pumpkin Theme! $54.95/per person +tax includes: 4 cou...

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Boo Bash at the Sullivan Community Center
10/14/22
Calling all ghosts and goblins! Spend a spooktacular evening enjoying Hallo...

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A Morning Chat with Author Marie Benedict and Rosalind Franklin's Niece at Lake Forest
10/14/22
Be a part of an intimate, continued conversation between the author of &quo...

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Shaun of the Dead at Side Lot
10/14/22
Join us in the Backyard for Halloween Movie Night every Friday in October. ...

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Friends Fest at Lake County Children's Advocacy Center
10/14/22
Join us at the Lake County Children’s Advocacy Center for our very fi...

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Stand Up Comedy Show at Rivalry Alehouse
10/14/22
A standup comedy show featuring Antony Fuentes and Calvin Evans....

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Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience at Genesee Theatre
10/14/22
For 14 seasons, Theresa Caputo shared her psychic gift with milli...

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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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Howl-O-Ween at Great Wolf Lodge
10/15/22
A variety of area crafters & direct sales reps with displays of holiday...

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Cocktail Distillery Tour at North Shore Distillery
10/15/22
A tour & cocktail class in one – cocktail samples & history a...

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Halloween Trick or Treat Path
10/15/22
If you have been to our Trick-or-Treat Path, you will love our NEW "Tr...

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Des Plaines River Trail Races
10/15/22
Welcome to the 12th edition of the DPR Trail Half Marathon, Marathon, 50Km ...

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Trick or Treat Trail at Round Lake Area Park District
10/15/22
Join in a fun afternoon trick-or-treating in Hart's Woods Park from 3-5...

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Halloween Hoopla: Haunted Hustle and Monster Dash
10/15/22
Get active on either a 5K or 1 Mile course. Dress up in your favorite Hallo...

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Songs from the Sails
Happening as planned 10/15/22
Celebrate the U.S. Navy's 247th birthday with a special performance by ...

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A Fairy Halloween at Brothers' Field
10/15/22
Brothers' Field Fairytale Festival is back again this year with a Hallo...

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95 WIIL Sweetest Day Dinner- Comedy Show and Music
10/15/22
Annual 95 WIIL ROCK – Sweetest Day Dinner and Comedy Show! Live mu...

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ZombieWauk in Waukegan
10/15/22
Fill your artistic void with the ever-extravagant monthly ArtWauk in Downto...

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Haunted Trail and Bonfire at Forest View Park
10/15/22
Kids games, wagon rides, food trucks, haunted trail, bounce houses, hot app...

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Trucks, Trunks and Treats at Vernon Hills Family Aquatic Center
10/15/22
A traditional touch-a-truck event and added with a hint of Halloween! Show ...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
10/15/22
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Eac...

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Blues Fest at Brothers' Field
10/15/22
Tiki bar, firepits, and blues...oh my! Featuring Chicago Blues Legends: ...

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MainStreet Libertyville Fall Fashion Show
10/15/22
Celebrate the season’s hottest styles and the shops that sell them! ...

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Wine Pairing Dinner: Oktoberfest at Vigneto del Bino Winery
10/15/22
Pairing Dinner with a Pumpkin Theme! $54.95/per person +tax includes: 4 cou...

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Eddie B: Teacher Only Comedy Tour at Genesee Theatre
10/15/22
What's it really like to be a teacher in today's public schools?&nb...

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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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08/24/22 - 10/16/22
This musical adaptation of Thornton Wilder's hit play "The Matchma...

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Richardson Adventure Farm Sunflower Festival
09/10/22 - 10/16/22
Snap pictures as you wander the trails through acres of brightly colored su...

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Little Shop of Horrors at Citadel Theatre Company
09/15/22 - 10/16/22
Their autumn production is "The Little Shop of Horrors," a produc...

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Crazy Crabby Days at Harbor Kitchen + Tap
10/10/22 - 10/16/22
Crazy Crabby Days at Harbor Kitchen + Tap October 10-16th! Crab & Ar...

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Make Your Own Glass Pumpkins at Peter Patterson Glassworks
10/15/22 - 10/16/22
Make for gifts or for yourself.  They look lovely on the Halloween...

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Lake County Home Show
Happening as planned 10/15/22 - 10/16/22
They are returning to deliver you one of the finest and largest Home Shows ...

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DOGwood Day at Lambs Farm
10/16/22
We hope you will join us in celebrating the very special connection between...

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Pet Costume Parade at Historic Downtown Long Grove
10/16/22
Pets throughout the region are invited to claw into their best Halloween du...

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The Poetry Group: An Evening with Eugene Gloria
Virtual 10/17/22
Immerse yourself in verse with fellow poetry lovers. Discuss different p...

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Southern Nights: Michael Ingersoll Sings Glen Campbell
10/17/22 - 10/18/22
Remember the warmth and genius of Glen Campbell with acclaimed actor and PB...

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Adopt-A-Road Volunteer Days with Friends of Volo Bog
10/18/22
Help keep Brandenburg Road beautiful!  Adults (and kids 10 years ...

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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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Senior Resource Fair in Fox Lake
10/20/22
Come to the Village of Fox Lake's Senior Resource Fair on Thursday, Oct...

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Girls Night Out Mainstreet Libertyville
10/20/22
Get your gal pals together and head to downtown Libertyville for an unforge...

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Trace Adkins at Genesee Theatre
10/21/22
A Nashville icon for over two decades, Trace Adkins has made his mark on co...

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Fox Lake Murder Mystery
10/21/22
On Friday, October 21, 2022 the Village of Fox Lake will host a Murder Myst...

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Highland Park Hauntings Drive Thru
10/21/22
You never know what is lurking in the woods along the way… walk the ...

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Halloween Spook-tacular Showcase at Brothers' Field
10/21/22
A Halloween party for the whole family! Witness the beauty of ballroom d...

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Ghostbusters at Side Lot
10/21/22
Join us in the Backyard for Halloween Movie Night every Friday in October. ...

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Antioch Ghost Tour
10/21/22
The Antioch Ghost Tour is scheduled for Friday, October 21, 2022, from 5-10...

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The Annual Recycled Art Sale and Benefit at The Art Center of Highland Park
10/13/22 - 10/22/22
One of the most popular community events on the North Shore, the annual Rec...

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Halloween Hikes at Ryerson Woods
10/21/22 - 10/22/22
Join a guided group hike along a candlelit path to watch fun nature-themed ...

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Celebration Dia de Muertos/Day of the Dead at the Jack Benny Center
10/22/22
The Waukegan Park District and Academia Cultural Xilotl are partnering to c...

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Halloween Hoopla: Halloween Family Fun Fest
10/22/22
Join in on an afternoon of Halloween fun featuring kid’s games, hayri...

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Fall Bash at Deer Park Town Center
10/22/22
Enjoy an afternoon with family-friendly activities at Deer Park Town Center...

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Purple Reign: The Prince Tribute
Rescheduled 10/22/22
Direct from Tropicana Las Vegas, Purple Reign: The Prince Tribute Show re-c...

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Bird Walk at the Volo Bog State Natural Area with Amanda
10/22/22
Join the Volo Bog State Natural Area for a bird walk, ideal for novice bird...

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Intro to Podcasting at Lake Forest
10/22/22
Get started with podcasting, one of the fastest growing mediums today. E...

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Country Fest at Brothers' Field
10/22/22
Bring your stompin' boots, cowboy hat, and leather gloves! There wil...

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College of Lake County's Advanced  Technology Center Grand Opening
10/22/22
Be among the first to explore the College of Lake County’s new state-...

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Wine Pairing Dinner: Oktoberfest at Vigneto del Bino Winery
10/22/22
Pairing Dinner with a Pumpkin Theme! $54.95/per person +tax includes: 4 cou...

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Mundelein Farmers Market Trunk or Treat
10/22/22
This is a FREE Halloween PRE-REGISTERED event for the entire family. Dress ...

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Halloween Costume Party at Whirlyball
10/22/22
WhirlyBall is hosting two family-fun Halloween costume events. Saturday,...

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Night of 1,000 Jack-o-Lanterns at Chicago Botanic Garden
10/12/22 - 10/23/22
More than 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 150 pounds&mdas...

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Make Your Own Glass Pumpkins at Peter Patterson Glassworks
10/22/22 - 10/23/22
Make for gifts or for yourself.  They look lovely on the Halloween...

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Warren Special Recreation Association's Trunk or Treat
10/23/22
Join WSRA as they partner with local businesses and groups to for a fu...

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Lake County Jeep Club Invasion at The Lake County Fairgrounds and Event Center
10/23/22
There will be a massive mud pit and a washing station to clean up vehicles!...

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Vigneto del Bino - Wreath Decorating
10/23/22
Decorate a grapevine wreath for the holidays! $40/person plus tax includ...

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Virtual Song Circle with Lake County Folk Club
10/23/22
HOSTED BY LCFC MEMBERS Music from 6:30-9 p.m. Suggested donation: $3 ...

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Sensory Sunday at Volo Museum
10/23/22
During this event all of the dinosaurs will be quiet and still and the...

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Gogol Bordello at Genesee Theatre
10/23/22
Formed in 1999 by frontman Eugene Hütz, this self-described gypsy punk...

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Fox Lake Halloween Howl
10/24/22
Join the Village of Fox Lake Police Department on Monday, October 24, 2022 ...

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Goblin Goo at Sullivan Community Center
10/25/22
Goblin Goo is a program for children, 2-4 years with a parent or caregiver....

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Judas Priest: 50 Heavy Metal Years at Genesee Theatre
10/25/22
The heavy metal faithful will be out in force when Judas Priest c...

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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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Halloween Walk - GO Vernon Hills
10/26/22
Go on an evening walk with other ghosts and goblins! All ages are invited ...

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Horror Movie Trivia at Roaring Table
10/27/22
Be sure to look over your shoulder - gonna be a scary set of questions that...

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Gurnee Mills' Boo Bash
10/27/22
Join Gurnee Mills on Thursday, October 27 from 5-7 p.m. near Dining Pavilio...

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Cha Cha's Halloween Spooktacular at Rainforest Cafe
10/27/22
Meet Cha Cha at the Spooktacular event. Kid's buffet for $15.99, pla...

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Halloween Trail of Treats and Fest at Shiloh Park
10/28/22
Trail of Treats is a family-friendly spectacular funfest! Participants will...

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Trick or Treat at Historic Downtown Long Grove
10/28/22
From 3–5 p.m. businesses throughout Halloween Town will hand out...

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Lincolnshire's Annual Boo Bash
10/28/22
Along with pumpkin decorating, haunted house and trail, Boo Bash offers are...

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Muppet Haunted Mansion - at Side Lot
10/28/22
Join us in the Backyard for Halloween Movie Night every Friday in October. ...

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Vernon Hills Fall Fest
10/28/22
Bring your ghosts and goblins to the annual spooktacular family event featu...

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Trick or Treat on MainStreet Libertyville
10/28/22
Trick or Treat in the perfect safe and secure environment – the store...

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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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Ghost Wauk Tours at Genesee Theatre- SOLD OUT
09/30/22 - 10/29/22
Dare to Enter the Theater After Hours? Ever since The Genesee opened in 192...

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Dracula: A Live Radio Play presented by Improv Playhouse
10/28/22 - 10/29/22
"I shut my eyes and was THERE. The live, re-enacted radio scripts that Davi...

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Glow in the Park Halloween Celebration at Boundless Adventures
10/29/22
Spice things up this fall and with the HallowGlow Nights! This is not yo...

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Svengoolie Meet & Greet at Volo Museum
10/29/22
Here is your chance for a meet and greet with the iconic Svengoolie! Includ...

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Trick or Treat at Lambs Farm
10/29/22
Join Lambs Farm on Saturday, October 29 for their special Halloween event! ...

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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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SeptOberFest at the Beer Garden at Independence Grove Forest Preserve
09/01/22 - 10/30/22
Bring family and friends to SeptOber Fest at the Beer Garden at Independenc...

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Didier Farms Pumpkinfest
09/17/22 - 10/30/22
Kiddie Rides, Horse Drawn Hay Wagon*, Corn Maze, Piggie Races*, Silly Strin...

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Jack-O-Lantern World in Lake Zurich
09/29/22 - 10/30/22
Gather your friends and family and take a journey through the “Jack O...

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Virtual Song Share with Lake County Folk Club
Virtual 10/30/22
The host will start open the Zoom meeting at 6:30 PM. For more informati...

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Spooks & Spirits: Lake County Autumn Celebration
09/16/22 - 10/31/22
Enjoy a BOOtiful Weekend in Lake County.  Mid-September through Hal...

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Fright Fest presented by Snickers at Six Flags Great America
09/17/22 - 10/31/22
Fright Fest, presented by SNICKERS®, is back for select days September ...

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Realm of Terror Haunted House in Round Lake Beach
09/30/22 - 10/31/22
World-Class Halloween Attaction Returns The Realm of Terror Horror Exper...

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Howl-O-Ween at Great Wolf Lodge
09/30/22 - 10/31/22
Have a scary good time this Howl-O-Ween at Great Wolf Lodge Illinois. Do...

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Lake County Libation Trail Check-in Challenge
10/21/22 - 10/31/22
Let’s toast to the Lake County Libation Trail! “It’s five...

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Broadway Bound Presents: Disney Frozen Kids
08/30/22 - 11/03/22
You’ll love this fanciful and heartwarming stage adaptation of the ce...

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Free Family Fun Days 2022 at RLB Cultural & Civic Center
07/22/22 - 11/04/22
Free Family Fun Days 2022 at the Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic Cent...

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Triple Threat Workshop at Improv Playhouse
08/27/22 - 11/05/22
Showstoppers present TRIPLE THREAT (4th - 7th Grade) In-person classes. ...

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Dungeon of Doom Haunted House
09/23/22 - 11/05/22
This year, Dungeon of Doom amps up the volume with a brand new sound system...

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Richardson Adventure Farm Corn Maze
09/10/22 - 11/06/22
Richardson Adventure Farm in Spring Grove, Illinois Our name says it all! ...

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Showstoppers Presents: Elf Jr.
08/26/22 - 11/12/22
Showstoppers Presents (4th - 7th Grades) In-Person Musical Theatre Classes ...

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Ruth Weisberg: Then & Now at The Art Center Highland Park
09/30/22 - 11/12/22
Ruth Weisberg has broken through glass ceilings that held back many women a...

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Hike Lake County at Lake County Forest Preserves
08/15/22 - 11/30/22
Like to hike? Take the Hike Lake County challenge! Enjoy fall breezes and a...

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Inspector Detector and the Case of the Precious Treasure- Fall Workshop at Citadel Theatre
09/18/22 - 12/04/22
A parade of fun-filled characters is mixed with hearty action to create a z...

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The Mysterious Case of the Mysterious Case- Fall Workshop at Citadel Theatre
09/18/22 - 12/04/22
There are “Dadd jokes” galore in this fast-talking film-noir sp...

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Wine, Cheese and Murder- Fall Workshop at Citadel Theatre
09/18/22 - 12/04/22
This course is focused on helping your young thespian deepen their knowledg...

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Grayslake Fall Farmers Market
10/01/22 - 12/17/22
Outdoor Farmers Market featuring fall Vegetables, wine, seafood, meat, poul...

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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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