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Next Weekend is just around the corner! Make plans for a night out with dinner and then head to a show at the Genesee Theatre. The kids will love looking at classic cars and movie cars at Volo Auto Museum or enjoy the outdoors at the Lake County Forest Preserve. With summer right around the corner, we can enjoy Lake County staples like Ravinia Festival and Six Flags Great America.

* All efforts have been made to verify information prior to publishing, however, changes do occur. Please contact event producers directly to verify times of operation, location and admission price.


Grayslake Color Aloft Balloon Festival
Grayslake, IL

Potawatomi Trails Pow Wow
Zion, IL

Port Clinton Art Festival
Highland Park, IL

North Shore Wine, Beer & Cigar Fest
Libertyville, IL

Food Truck Fridays
Lincolnshire, IL

Bess Bower Dunn Day at the Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
Libertyville, IL
Fox Lake Fish Fest: Mayor's Fish Fry
09/20/19

Come enjoy a delicious Friday night fish fry with Mayor Donny Schmit.

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Fox Lake Halloween Howl
10/28/19

Join the Village of Fox Lake Police Department on Monday, October 28, 20...

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Children's Holiday Party
12/08/19

Come out and enjoy a fun event making ornaments, decorating cookies, hol...

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Santa's Cottage
12/06/19 - 12/25/19

Santa’s Cottage is one of Mundelein’s most cherished events ...

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Deerfield's Farmers Market
Ongoing

Join Us Every Saturday Morning at the Deerfield Farmers Market June 15 -...

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Jazz Plus - With Organist Tedde Gibson at the Sanfilippo Estate
09/21/19

Making his debut performance at Sanfilippo, organist Tedde Gibson explor...

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 Morrissey with Special Guest Interpol at Ravinia Festival
09/14/19

Saturday, September 14 One of the groups on the leading edge of the post...

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RLA Chambers Farmers Market
Ongoing

RLA Chamber Farmers Market starts July 13! Round Lake Area Farmers Marke...

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Miracle on Main Street
12/07/19

Join us from 3-7 pm on Saturday, December 7th in downtown Lake Zurich fo...

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Village of Antioch Fall Wine Walk
09/28/19

Are you looking for a fun social event where you have an opportunity to ...

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Antioch's Farmers Market
Ongoing
The Village of Antioch is back with their Farmer's Market in 2019. New Time...

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Karaoke Fridays at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing
Join the Lodge of Antioch on Friday nights beginning at 9 ...

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Acoustic Lunch Saturdays at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing
Join the Lodge of Antioch for lunch on Saturdays and enjoy...

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Friday Magician at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing
Join the Lodge of Antioch on Friday nights to witness magi...

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Live DJ at the Lodge of Antioch - Thursdays/Saturdays
Ongoing
Visit the Lodge of Antioch every Thursday & Saturday for a...

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Acoustic Breakfast Sundays at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing
Join the Lodge of Antioch each Sunday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. ...

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Wine Glass Painting
10/11/19
Paint your individual design on a wine glass, have a tasting while painting...

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Thunder on the Chain Drag Boat Races
05/30/19 - 08/29/19
Welcome to the unique world of Blarney Island Drag Boat Racing. Now enterin...

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Dickens Holiday Village
11/29/19 - 01/01/20

Olde England comes alive in Historic Downtown Antioch, IL with life-like...

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Wine Glass Painting Event at Vigneto del Bino
08/24/19
Paint your individual design on a wine glass, have a tasting while painting...

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Cruise-In Nights at Wings Etc.
05/14/19 - 09/24/19
Come and join Wings Etc. for Cruise-In Nights! Takes place the 2nd and 4th ...

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39th Lambs Farm Holiday Lights Gift & Craft Fair
12/05/19 - 12/08/19
Save the date for the 2019 Lambs Farm Holiday Lights Gift & Craft Fair, org...

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A Retrospective on the Caricatures of Native Son Frank Willmarth
Ongoing
Frank “Pancho” Willmarth was born right here in Barrington in 1906. After a...

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Friday Night Fish Fry at Chessie's
Ongoing
Come out and enjoy the Friday Night Fish Fry. The dinner features "All you...

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Prime Rib Specials at Chessie's
Ongoing
Come out Saturday Night and enjoy a Prime Rib Dinner at Chessie's. Other me...

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Chocolate Factory Tour
Ongoing
Hear a brief history of our candy kitchen. See incredible chocolates being...

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Deer Park Art Show
09/07/19 - 09/08/19

The Deer Park Art Show is back with a new date! Featuring juried artists...

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Deerfield Historical Society’s 40th Fall Festival
09/08/19

The fun-filled event features tours of the Deerfield Historic Village, v...

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Cocoa Classic
12/14/19

This course is entirely on streets and paved paths. Hot Cocoa waiting fo...

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Halloween Hoopla
10/25/19 - 10/26/19

Halloween Hoopla returns to Jewett Park Community Center, on Friday, Oct...

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Deerfield's Harvest Festival
09/28/19 - 09/29/19

Visit Deerfield Road and Park Avenue on Saturday, September 28, 5:30-9 p...

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Deerfield's Annual Winter Celebration
12/06/19 - 12/07/19

Deerfield will be celebrating the holidays with festive holiday activiti...

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Prime Rib Wednesdays
Ongoing
Come out and enjoy a delicious Prime Rib dinner at Cadwell's. This Wednesda...

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Fox Lake Fish Fest: Youth Fishing Derby
09/21/19

Bring your family to Lakefront Park for the Youth fishing derby starting...

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Fox Lake Summer Art Series: Sound Logic
08/23/19
The Village of Fox Lake would like to invite you and your family to our Com...

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Fox Lake Summer Art Series: Chance & The Arrow
08/30/19
The Village of Fox Lake would like to invite you and your family to our Com...

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Fox Lake Farmers  Market
Ongoing

The Fox Lake Farmers Market is committed to supporting locally grown and...

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Fox Lake Pumpkin Jubilee
10/12/19

The Village of Fox Lake will host their second annual Pumpkin Jubilee on...

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Fox Lake Festival of Lights
11/30/19

Celebrate the Holiday Season with the Annual Festival of Lights on Novem...

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Lightscape at Chicago Botanic Garden
11/22/19 - 01/05/20

Direct from London, Lightscape is making its U.S. debut at the Garden. M...

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After Hours Buzz: Shape
08/22/19

Chat with a Garden scientist over cocktails about cool research on polli...

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Night of 1,000 Jack-o'-Lanterns
10/16/19 - 10/27/19

More than 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 150 pounds&m...

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A Pollinator's Perspective at the Chicago Botanic Gardens
05/18/19 - 09/08/19

See the world from a bird’s eye view. Or a bug’s. Or a bat&r...

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Carillon Concerts at Chicago Botanic Gardens
08/05/19 - 09/02/19

Enjoy an enchanting one-hour musical performance of carillon bells on a ...

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Music on the Esplanade at Chicago Botanic Garden
07/30/19 - 08/27/19

Each Tuesday evening brings a different kind of music, from big band to ...

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Dancin' Sprouts at Chicago Botanic Garden
07/31/19 - 08/28/19

Free musical entertainment for the Garden's youngest visitors! Bring...

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Hot Summer Nights at Chicago Botanic Garden
08/01/19 - 08/29/19

Bring your dancing friends and kick it up a notch with high-energy music...

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After Hours Buzz at the Chicago Botanic Garden
08/08/19 - 08/22/19

Chat with a Garden scientist over cocktails about cool research on polli...

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Focusing on Nature at Chicago Botanic Garden
09/26/19 - 10/13/19

Come enjoy the beautiful sites of the Botanic Gardens through a differen...

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Butterflies & Blooms Exhibit
05/25/19 - 09/02/19
Butterflies & Blooms is a butterfly exhibition where visitors can immerse t...

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Barnfest 2019 at Lake County Fairgrounds
09/21/19

September 21st. You don’t want to miss this event! This is the tim...

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The 2019 Lake County Film Festival at College of Lake County
09/05/19 - 09/10/19

Come see six days of independent films! 15 features and almost 70 short ...

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Lake Forest Symphony Orchestra at the James Lumber Center
09/08/19 - 09/09/19

Lake Forest Symphony begins its season with one of Carl Maria von Weber&...

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Northern Illinois Sport Show
01/16/20
Outdoor Sports Group, is an Event Production company consisting of talented...

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Trivia Tuesdays at Light the Lamp Brewery
Ongoing
Join Light the Lamp Brewery each Tuesday for a night full ...

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13th Annual Bourbon & Beer Fest Hosted by The Vine
09/07/19

Come enjoy over 80 whiskeys, 35 craft breweries, live music, cigars and ...

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Beer Bingo
Ongoing
Join Light the Lamp Brewery each Wednesday for a night ful...

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Lake County Farm Heritage & Harvest Festival
09/28/19 - 09/29/19

Antique tractor display and parade, live music, barrel train rides, make...

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Chicagoland Illinois Antique
Ongoing

Grayslake Antique Market - this Chicagoland Illinois Antique Vintage Fle...

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Jurassic Quest at Lake County Fairgrounds
08/30/19 - 09/02/19

Jurassic Quest is coming to Grayslake, IL Aug 30-Sept 2. Go back in time...

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The Great Inflatable Race at Lake County Fairgrounds
09/21/19

It's the wackiest, craziest and bounciest obstacle fun run to hit th...

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Grayslake Park District's Pumpkin Fest
10/17/19

It's time for festive fall fun at the Grayslake Park District's ...

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7th Annual Grayslake Color Aloft Balloon Festival
08/24/19

Bring the family out for this exciting new event. The Color Aloft Festiv...

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Lake County Craft Beer Festival
02/22/20
The 6th annual 'Lake County Craft Beer Festival' has grown each year that i...

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Grayslake Antique and Flea Market
09/07/19 - 09/08/19
Zurko Promotions specializes in vintage and antiques markets, one of a kind...

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Grayslake Downtown Drum Circle Jam
08/23/19

Join us downtown for this free community event where we will create musi...

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Welcome Aboard! Walking Tours of Naval Station Great Lakes
08/24/19

Travel back in time to 1911, when Naval Station Great Lakes was first es...

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Tasting Room at North Shore Distillery
Ongoing
Check out this Spirit Lover's Paradise! We are the oldest craft distillery,...

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Tiki Taco Tuesdays at Northshore Distillery
Ongoing

Join North Shore Distillery on Tuesdays to enjoy a rotating menu of Tiki...

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Weird Wednesday's at North Shore Distillery
Ongoing

North Shore Distillery is getting weird on Wednesdays! Each month, our n...

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 Liquid Adventure Thursday's at North Shore Distillery
Ongoing

We’re expanding our popular flight night, and adding in some new w...

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Bass Pro Shop's Labor Day Festival
08/31/19 - 09/01/19

Join Bass Pro Shop for Labor Day celebrations!

Don't ...

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Annual Legions of Craft Beer Fest at Six Flags Great America
11/09/19

Gather with fellow lovers of specialty craft brews for Gurnee&rs...

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Home School Days at Six Flags Great America
08/19/19 - 08/23/19

Home school students, get ready for a fantastic field trip. Spend the da...

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Kids Eat Free Tuesday
Ongoing
Kids eat free! Bring the family out every Tuesday for family days. Kids age...

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Fright Fest presented by Snickers at Six Flags Great America
09/14/19 - 11/03/19

Fright Fest, presented by SNICKERS®, is back for select days Septemb...

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Jump Fitness
Ongoing
Come out to the popular event Jump Fitness. Workout with the whole body and...

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East Grand Farmers & Artisans Market
07/21/19 - 10/20/19

The second year of the East Grand Farmers & Artisans Market will beg...

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Tuesday Night Trivia at Timothy O'Toole's
Ongoing
Come out to Timothy O'Toole's Pub every Tuesday night for trivia. While out...

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Out in the Park
09/07/19

Join us for the annual LGBT Private Party on Saturday, September 7, 2019...

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Coaster Challenge at Six Flags
09/21/19

Six Flag Great America and Special Olympics Illinois have teamed up for ...

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Jump & Meal Deal All Day - Jump All Day
Ongoing
Wednesday & Thursday Jump & Meal Deal - $15.99/Jumper Jump All Day + 1 ...

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Bingo Tuesdays
Ongoing
Free to play, prizes given out each round. Grand prize is always something...

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Karaoke Thursdays at Timothy O'Toole's Pub
Ongoing
Come out Thursday nights for karaoke night. Pick out a song and sing away. ...

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Tot Time Wednesdays
Ongoing
Bring your tot and jump for only $8. One parent jumps for free with each pa...

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Holiday in the Park at Six Flags
11/23/19 - 12/31/19

The thrill capital of the Midwest announces Holiday in the Park at Six F...

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Sounds of Summer - Bella Cain
09/05/19

Join Gurnee Park District for Bella Cain performing as part of our free ...

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Jump N Jam Fridays
Ongoing
Plenty of Jumping & Jamming going on Fridays at Jump America. Admission inc...

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Gurnee's Touch a Truck
09/13/19

See vehicles from Gurnee Park District, Gurnee Public Works, Gurnee Poli...

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Hainesville's Civil War Encampment & Battle
10/19/19 - 10/20/19
Relive history as knowledgeable re-enactors, both military and civilian in ...

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Concert in the Park Series
Ongoing
Join your family, friends and neighbors for an evening in the park listenin...

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Sunday Brunch at the Taproom
Ongoing
Our Weekly Sunday Brunch delivers everything from Breakfast Burritos accomp...

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Harvest Moon Corn Boil at Heller Nature Center
09/14/19

Enjoy the Harvest Moon Corn Boil at the Heller Nature Center! See the Fu...

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Stupey Cabin Harvest Fest in Highland Park
09/14/19

A donation will cover a plate of food and a commemorative gift.

...

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Highland Park's Ravinia District Food Truck Thursdays
06/06/19 - 09/12/19

Food Truck Thursdays with Music in the Park will return to the Ravinia D...

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Ravinia Food Truck Thursdays
Ongoing
Food Truck Thursdays with Music in the Park will return to the Ravinia Dist...

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Crafting Workshops
Ongoing
Crafting Workshops for all ages!...

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Lenny Kravitz at Ravinia
09/07/19
Ravinia has just announced that Lenny Kravitz, who turned in one of the bes...

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Mary J. Blige at Ravinia Festival
09/13/19

Friday, September 13 A nine-time Grammy winner and multiple Oscar, Golde...

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Bernstein's Trouble in Tahiti
08/22/19
Program
Bernstein: Trouble in Tahiti...

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Sting: My Songs Tour
08/23/19 - 08/24/19
Grab a spot on the lawn or reserve your seat in the pavilion for an evening...

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Opera for the Young: Super Storm
08/24/19
Super Storm is a lively and engaging piece that demonstrates to young audie...

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Pianist Marie-Ange Nguci
08/24/19
Program:
Scriabin: Piano Sonata No. 5
Franck: Prelude, Aria,...

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Gil Shaham Plays Brahms with The Knights
08/26/19
Program:
Ligeti: Molto vivace from Concert românesc
Brahms: V...

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Bernstein's Candide
08/28/19
Program
Bernstein: Candide...

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An Evening with Michael Feinstein and Christine Ebersole
08/29/19
Grab a spot on the lawn or reserve your seat in the pavilion for an evening...

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Jory Vinikour: Goldberg Variations
08/30/19
Program
Bach: Goldberg Variations...

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Port Clinton Art Festival
08/24/19 - 08/25/19

Amdur Productions coordinates this well renowned juried art festival tha...

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Dan Tepfer: Classical Piano
08/31/19
Enjoy an afternoon of classical piano with renowned artist, Dan Tepfer....

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Dan Tepfer: Jazz Piano with Miguel Zenon
08/31/19
Enjoy an evening of classical piano with renowned artists, Dan Tepfer and M...

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Queen Latifah and Common
08/31/19
Grab a spot on the lawn or reserve your seat in the pavilion for an evening...

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Steely Dan
09/01/19 - 09/02/19
Grab a spot on the lawn or reserve your seat in the pavilion for an evening...

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Mames Babegenush
09/02/19
Klezmer music meets Scandinavian soundscapes....

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Yevgeny Kutik
09/07/19
Program:
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata No. 2
Schnittke: Violin Son...

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Alon Goldstein
09/08/19
Program
The Art of Imagination: The Generational Influence of Domenico...

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Kesha
09/08/19
Grab a spot on the lawn or reserve your seat in the pavilion for an evening...

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Francesca Dego: Red Violin Caprices
09/10/19
Program
Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Ballade for violin and piano
Respi...

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Sir James Galway and Lady Jeanne Galway
09/10/19
Program
Doppler (arr. James Galway): Andante and Rondo for two flute...

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Considering Matthew Shepard: Command Encore!
09/12/19 - 09/29/19
In association with Center on Halsted One of Chicago Tribune's 10 best c...

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The Performer's School: Cinderella
09/14/19 - 09/15/19

Enjoy an afternoon of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella as Ravi...

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Disney Pixar’s
09/15/19

Fiesta Ravinia: Daylong celebration of Mexican culture, including Latin ...

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O.A.R. and American Authors at Ravinia Festival
08/30/19
O.A.R. first began to develop their unique sound while in high school in Ro...

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North Shore Turkey Trot 5K and 10K
11/28/19
On November 28th, the North Shore Turkey Trot is headed back to beautiful H...

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Highwood Wine & Beer Walk
09/21/19

Save the date for one of Highwood's favorite events! Spend the day s...

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The Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival 10th Year Extravaganza
10/11/19 - 10/13/19

The 10th Annual Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival returns this October 11-...

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Highwood Design Week
09/05/19 - 09/07/19

<p>Highwood is well known for its bars and restaurants, but did yo...

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Singing Insects of the Chicago Wilderness at the Volo Bog
08/25/19

Crickets & katydids fill our late summer soundscape with sounds that...

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Beloved Creepy Critters Children’s Art Show at Volo Bog
08/09/19 - 10/06/19

Many wildlife species get bad reputations for being strange, pesky, or d...

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Guided Tours at Volo Bog
Ongoing
As Winter begins to wane, Volo Bog clings tightly to the cold. Layers of p...

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Bristol Renaissance Faire
07/06/19 - 09/02/19

The Bristol Renaissance Faire is back for their 32nd year! Get ready to ...

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Lambs Farm Participant Theater Presents: Peter Pan
09/22/19 - 09/23/19

Lambs Farm’s Participant Theater has started preparing for its ninth sea...

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Peter and the Starcatcher at Citadel Theatre
09/18/19 - 10/20/19
The Tony Award-winning Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old sto...

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Annie at Citadel Theatre
11/20/19 - 12/22/19
With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms eve...

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Summer Friday Film Fest
Ongoing

Bring your family or friends to see a classic film this summer at the Jo...

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Gorton Center Summer Block Party!
09/14/19

Don’t miss their FREE End of Summer Block Party and Outdoor movie ...

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GLASA Twilight 5K
09/07/19
Race Start Time: 5:15 PM and Post-Race Party immediately following. Childr...

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Talking Baseball with Ryne Sandberg, Bill Bartholomay & Alan Nero at Gorton Community Center
09/12/19

Baseball is America’s beloved national pastime. To serve our commu...

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Grotto Dance 2019 at Gorton Community Center
09/27/19

Sign your sixth grader up for this classic community event! The Grotto D...

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The Fantasticks at Citadel Theatre
02/05/20 - 03/08/20

"Try To Remember" a time when this romantic charmer wasn't...

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Brighton Beach Memoirs at Citadel Theatre
04/22/20 - 05/24/20

Part one of Neil Simon’s autobiographical trilogy: a portrait of t...

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PRE-FALL CLEARANCE SALE at the Popcorn Factory Store
08/07/19 - 09/02/19

We have a mini-warehouse sale happening now.  Baskets, pail, tote b...

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Karaoke Wednesday and Saturday Nights
Ongoing
Come out for live karaoke fun! Sing favorite songs in front of friends and ...

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Rock the Block at Lake Zurich
09/07/19

The Village of Lake Zurich will host its 7th annual Main Street block pa...

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Trivia at Roaring Table
Ongoing
Trivia is back! Join Roaring Table, and Chicago Trivia Guys every Thursday ...

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Alpine Races: Half Marathon, 5K, Youth Mile and Kids Fun Run in Lake Zurich
09/15/19

The races run through the streets and along the shores of beautiful Lake...

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Holiday Inn Express Birthday Party Package
01/01/13 - 02/12/29
Looking for a place to hold a children's birthday party? This package inclu...

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Straight Up Bingo
Ongoing
Join us for our monthly Wednesday Straight Up BINGO! Collette will be MC'in...

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Trick or Tween Haunted Halloween in Village of Lake Zurich
10/11/19

Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble! Join us at your own risk for this fabu...

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Improv Comedy
Ongoing
Improv Playhouse Comedy Shows Ongoing- Saturday Nights 7:30p Family F...

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Stand Up Comedy- Improv Playhouse
Ongoing
Stand-Up comedy the FIRST FRIDAY of every month FOR ADVANCE TICKETS CALL 8...

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Fall on the Farm
09/21/19 - 09/22/19
Lambs Farm will be hosting Fall on the Farm, a family friendly event Saturd...

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Small Business Saturday Libertyville Shopping Tour
11/30/19
Visit downtown Libertyville November 24th for Small Business Saturday. Shop...

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Karaoke at Mickey Finns
06/13/19 - 08/29/19
Think you can sing? Come out to Mickey Finn's on Thursday nights. Normally ...

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Dickens of a Holiday
12/07/19
It’s an exciting and festive time in Downtown Libertyville during Dickens o...

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Dickens of a Holiday
12/14/19
It’s an exciting and festive time in Downtown Libertyville during Dickens o...

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Lambs Farm - Farmyard Open for the Season
04/15/19 - 10/27/19
Mark your calendars for April 15, the opening day of the farmyard season! W...

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Live Music at Mickey Finns Brewery
Ongoing
Come out to Mickey Finn's every Friday and Saturday night a enjoy live ente...

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MainStreet Libertyville's Farmers Market
Ongoing
Imagine fresh produce picked yesterday and ready for your table today. Als...

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Trivia Night at Austins
Ongoing
Come out to Austin's every Wednesday night and test your knowledge. Every w...

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North Shore Wine, Beer & Cigar Fest in Libertyville
08/24/19

In its ninth annual hosting, the Festival will offer tastings of over 10...

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First Fridays on MainStreet Libertyville
12/06/19
Come downtown & see what’s happening on Main Street! Perhaps a wine tastin...

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First Fridays on MainStreet Libertyville
11/01/19
From 6-9 pm the downtown merchants invite you to stop in their stores for s...

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First Fridays on MainStreet Libertyville
10/04/19

Come downtown from 6-9 pm and catch the excitement! The merchants and r...

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Kid's Eat Free Tuesday's at Mickey Finns
Ongoing
Bring the kids out and enjoy a great meal. Kids 12 and under eat free every...

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Car Fun on 21
09/18/19
Last show for the season! Vintage cars 25 years or older in mint condition ...

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Buy One, Eat Two Every Wednesday
Ongoing
Every Wednesday, all night long buy one burger and get one free, with the p...

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Trick or Treat on MainStreet
10/31/19
Bring your children dressed in their favorite Halloween costumes downtown. ...

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Arctic Frog Endurance Run
12/14/19
“Arctic Frog” Endurance Run is a beginner’s Ultra marathon. This scenic cou...

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First Fridays on MainStreet Libertyville
09/06/19
Come downtown & see what’s happening on Main Street! Perhaps a wine tastin...

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CarFun on 21 - September 18, 2019 Classic Car Show
09/18/19
The classic car show features vintage cars, trucks and motorcycles, 25 year...

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Marvelocity: The Art Of Alex Ross
03/09/19 - 09/08/19
The work of a renowned comic book artist is coming to the Dunn Museum in Li...

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Bess Bower Dunn Day
08/23/19

Celebrate Bess Bower Dunn’s birthday with Free Museum admissi...

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Twilight Shuffle 5K Run ***CANCELLED***
09/01/19

This popular family event is enjoyed by all year after year! 2018 will b...

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Farmyard Wine & Paint Night at Lambs Farm
09/06/19

Join Lambs Farm for a fun evening with Artist @ Heart as we paint a...

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Breakfast With Santa at Lambs Farm
12/14/19 - 12/15/19
Ho Ho Ho! Despite his very busy schedule, Santa is making his annual trek t...

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Something Rotten
08/28/19 - 10/20/19
Welcome to the Renaissance! Something Rotten! is “Broadway’s big, ...

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Madagascar: A Musical Adventure
10/04/19 - 12/29/19

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip ...

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Oliver!
10/30/19 - 12/22/19
The streets of Victorian England come to life as Oliver, a malnourished orp...

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Lincolnshire's Food Truck Fridays
05/17/19 - 08/23/19

Every other Friday through August 23, come out for Food Truck Fridays. W...

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2019 Trail Hoppin' Brewery Tour P/B Crank Revolution Hosted by Half Day Brewing Co.
09/21/19

Ride bikes. Drink beer. And repeat. That’s what this ride is about...

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08/23/19

In prior years, the Lincolnshire Police Department hosted a National Nig...

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Lincolnshire's Tree Lighting Ceremony
12/06/19
Lincolnshire Community Association makes the holidays a little brighter wit...

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Lincolnshire's Annual Boo Bash
10/25/19
Boo Bash is coming this Friday, October 26th! Some of the frightful fun to ...

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08/25/19
Broadway showstopper Chester Gregory who was also in "Motown the Musical," ...

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12/17/19
Take a sentimental journey with Broadway's Jared Bradshaw who was also feat...

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Half Price Appetizers
Ongoing

Monday - Friday: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM in the bar Grab a seat in our bar Mon...

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Rotary Club of Long Grove, Kildeer, Hawthorn Woods Annual Oktoberfest Celebration
10/05/19

The Rotary Club of Long Grove, Kildeer, Hawthorn Woods is hosting their ...

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Open Mic Night at The Village Tavern
Ongoing

At The Village Tavern, there is live entertainment six nights a week. Ev...

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Witches Night Out
10/17/19

From 5pm- 8pm throughout Halloween Town, stores will stay open late for ...

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Filler-Up Friday
01/01/19 - 12/31/19
1/2 price growlers & refills every Friday from Noon-5 p.m....

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Long Grove's Scarecrow Day
10/12/19
Updated information coming soon
Everyone’s invited to...

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Long Grove Irish Days
08/31/19 - 09/02/19

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Long Grove's Apple Fest
09/20/19 - 09/22/19
One of the Midwest’s biggest tributes to apple season takes place this Sept...

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Long Grove Turkey Trot
11/28/19
While the turkey is roasting, work off all of those calories before ...

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Long Grove's Prairie State Half Marathon, 10K & 3.5 Mile
10/05/19
Run the beautiful streets of historic downtown Long Grove with a variety of...

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Halloween Town in Long Grove
10/13/19 - 10/28/19

Updated information coming soon.

 

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Murray the Magician at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
08/24/19

Murray The Magician has over 1.4 million subscribers and over one b...

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Macy Gray at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
08/29/19

Macy Gray occupies a rare space in the canon of modern music.

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Dr. Dave Hill at Potatwatomi Hotel & Casino
09/14/19

Hilarious, classic, astounding and mesmerizing—Dr. Dave's hypn...

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Ahamed Weinberg at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
09/28/19

Ahamed Weinberg is a Los Angeles-based comedian originally from Phi...

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Matteo Lane at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
10/12/19

Matteo Lane is a New York-based comedian whose standup special can ...

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Adam Ferrara at Potatwatomi Hotel & Casino
10/26/19

Adam Ferrara, from the upcoming Why Woman Kill on CBS All...

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Tom Keifer at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
10/31/19

Best known as the singer-songwriter/ frontman of the Philadelphia based ...

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John Waite at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
11/01/19

John Waite, along with his band, will be performing his catalog of hits ...

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Tuesday is Senior Day at Potawatomi
Ongoing
Being a Senior has its benefits, and at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, every Tu...

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Doggy Trick-or-Treat
10/12/19

Dress up your dog and have your pooch show off their best tricks for tre...

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9th Annual Mundelein Arts Festival
09/07/19 - 09/08/19

Come out and enjoy the sights and sounds of the 9th annual Mundelein Fin...

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2nd Annual Blues and Brews at Tighthead Brewing Company
09/29/19

On Sunday September 29th, we will be holding our second annual Blues &am...

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Opening Day
Ongoing
ABOUT THE COURSE Prepare yourself for an unparalleled golfing experience. ...

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Handicap Buster School
05/11/19 - 09/13/19
The Handicap Buster School is a 1-day class that will cover a lot of aspect...

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Open Mic Night
Ongoing
The Irish Mill Inn hosts an 'open mic' night every Thursday and Sunday from...

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Pierogi Night at the Brewery
08/23/19

Pierogi Jos is returning on Friday, August 23, 2019, 5:30 pm

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Pub Trivia at Tighthead Brewing Company
Ongoing
Free live trivia at Tighthead Brewery every Wednesday from 7-9PM!

Gr...

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Food Truck Thursdays
Ongoing
Visit Tighthead Brewery on select Thursdays for local food...

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Sing-Along-Evening at Bosacki's Home Brew
08/31/19

Lindy will be back at Bosacki's another sing along. At every sing al...

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Family Dance! at Dress Up & Dance!
Ongoing

Family Dance! Blue Jeans & Tees

Comedy Showcase Plus A Chance 2 Dance!
Ongoing

Comedy Showcase with Dance!
$27 per guest $45 for 2 | Bring in yo...

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Park on Park Cruise Night
09/11/19
Bring the family to enjoy a night of entertainment and view hundreds of cla...

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Mundelein's Farmers Market
Ongoing
Mundelein Community Connection is bringing back the Mundelein Farmers Marke...

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Mundelein's Boo Bash
10/26/19
A Halloween themed event with the entire family. Candy and treats are provi...

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Chase the Moon 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser
09/16/19

Let the full moon and luminaries light the hilly cart paths of Steeple C...

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Old School Indoor Drive-In
09/20/19

Race on down to our indoor drive-in event!  Get creative with your ...

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Zombie Apocalypse Training in Mundelein
10/25/19

If the threat of a Zombie Apocalypse brings chills to your body, we have...

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Petpalooza at The Tempel Lipizzans
09/22/19

102.3 XLC, 95 WIIL Rock, AM 1050 WLIP and 1220 ESPN Deportes presents ou...

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Tempel Lipizzans Matinee Performance
08/25/19
Bring the family out for a matinee performance of the Tempel Lipizzans set...

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Didier Farms Pumpkinfest
09/21/19 - 10/31/19

Pumpkinfest September 21-October 31, 2019. Tractor drawn hayrides, corn ...

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Children's Museum at the Round Lake Area Park District
Ongoing
Imagine a tot-sized replica of a town built especially for kids or a place ...

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Richardson Adventure Farm World's Largest Corn Maze
09/07/19 - 11/03/19

Many farms have cool corn mazes, but not many can live up to the size an...

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Pub Trivia Fridays
Ongoing

Enjoy craft beers, signature cocktails, good eats and PUB TRIVIA every F...

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Des Plaines River Trail Races
10/12/19
Welcome to the 10th running of the DPR Trail Half-Marathon, Marathon and 50...

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Self-Guided Tours at Cuneo Mansion and Gardens
04/05/19 - 12/30/19
The Cuneo Mansion is open for self-guided tours. It is open most Fridays an...

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Health and Wellness Fair
08/25/19

Join Mellody Farm for a health and wellness fair on “The Lawn&rdqu...

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Health and Wellness Fair
09/01/19

Join Mellody Farm for a health and wellness fair on “The Lawn&rdqu...

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Health and Wellness Fair
09/08/19

Join Mellody Farm for a health and wellness fair on “The Lawn&rdqu...

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Health and Wellness Fair
09/15/19

 

Join Mellody Farm for a health and wellness fair o...

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Health and Wellness Fair
09/22/19

 

Join Mellody Farm for a health and wellness fair o...

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Wednesday Night Wine'd Down
08/28/19

Wine’d down your week with live entertainment and kid’s acti...

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Movies on the Lawn at Mellody Farms
08/22/19

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and join Mellody Farm for a fam...

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Movies on the Lawn
09/19/19

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and join Mellody Farm for a fam...

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Campfire Session
09/21/19

Let&...

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Tree Lighting Festival
12/01/19

Cele...

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Vernon Hills Farmers Market
07/25/19 - 09/26/19

Local vendors will display their goods weekly, June 6 through August 29 ...

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2019 Mesothelioma Race for Justice
09/21/19
The Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5K was founded as an integral piece of Vo...

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Vernon Hills 4th Wednesday Night Motors on Milwaukee Cruise In
08/28/19

Join BGV Motorsports for the Vernon Hills 4th Wednesday Motors on Milwau...

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Movie in the Park-Monsters Inc.in Deerpath Park
08/23/19

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to Deerpath Park and enjoy a free mo...

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Finned Boats of the '50s at Volo Auto
Ongoing
Automobile inspired boats of the 1950s are featured starting Memorial Day w...

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Double Decker Disney Bus Tour at Volo Auto
05/25/19 - 09/01/19
Celebrating 90 years of Mickey Mouse. Tour the museum grounds on the Histo...

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The Shanty’s 6th Cooking & Cocktail Class Event
11/04/19

The 2019 Shanty Cooking & Cocktail Class Finale will be on Monday Ni...

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The Wadsworth Farmers Market
07/10/19 - 09/25/19

Wednesday’s 3-7 pm - July 10-Sept 25

July 10th- Mus...

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Fish Fry Friday
Ongoing
Come out to Lindy's for a Friday Fish Fry! Your choice of baked or fried No...

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Lindy's Happy Hour Special
Ongoing
Join Lindy's Landing Monday through Friday from 3-6 p.m. for 1/2 price appe...

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$2 Dollar Tuesdays at Lindys
Ongoing
Come to Lindy's on Tuesdays and enjoy $2 Miller Lite and Coors Light Drafts...

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Alice Cooper at Genesee Theatre
11/30/19

The godfather of shock-rock Alice Cooper welcomes you back to his nightm...

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Ray Bradbury Sculpture Unveiling & Dedication
08/22/19

Join us for the dedication of renowned artist Zachary Oxman's m...

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Jay Leno at the Genesee Theatre
04/18/20

One of the biggest names in comedy returns to The Genesee Theatre!

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Ben Folds & a Piano at Genesee Theatre
10/17/19

On stage, Ben Folds is a wonder to watch as he pounds the piano keys whe...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
09/21/19

Join us for another of our monthly ArtWauk events and experience the art...

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The Genesee Tribute Series - 5 Show Package
05/18/19 - 09/14/19
The Genesee Theatre kicks off its 2019 Tribute Series with five incredible ...

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A Tribute to Patsy Cline at Genesee Theatre
09/14/19

In her Tribute to Patsy Cline, Katie Deal soulfully embodies the sound a...

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Waukegan's 8th Annual ZombieWauk
10/19/19
Come out for the Waukegan's ZombieWauk Metal on the Rocks. Stage, lights, w...

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An Evening Travis Tritt at the Genesee Theatre
10/24/19

Enjoy a special evening with CMA and Grammy® Award-winning country artis...

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Kenny G at the Genesee Theatre
03/27/20

For over three decades, world-renowned saxophonist Kenny G has made the ...

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The Capitol Steps at the Genesee Theatre
09/19/19

In 1981, a group of Senate staffers wanted to stage a Nativity play for ...

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The National Ballet Theatre of Odessa's Romeo and Juliet
01/18/20

The incomparable National Ballet Theatre of Odessa presents 

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Wings Over Waukegan
09/07/19
Viewers will witness great flight performances by the world-renowned aeroba...

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Napoleon Dynamite Screening and Conversation with Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Jon Gries at the Genesee Theatre
09/12/19

It's been 15 years since the indie film Napoleon Dynamite came out o...

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Boating Season Begins at Waukegan Harbor & Marina
04/01/19 - 11/01/19
The 2019 boating season is officially underway! Take your vessel out on the...

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Brian Regan at Genesee Theatre
11/16/19

Admired by his peers, Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of th...

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Kindred Spirits Live at Genesee Theatre
10/18/19

Kindred Spirits hosts Amy Bruni and Adam Berry take you deep inside the ...

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So You Think You Can Dance Live! 2019
11/09/19

So You Think You Can Dance Live! 2019&...

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UB40 at the Genesee Theatre
09/20/19
Sway to the captivating rhythms of four-time Grammy® nominee and ...

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Wednesday Night Dinners at Bonnie Brook
Ongoing

Year-round, come and enjoy Bonnie Brook's mouth-watering Wednesday N...

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Live Music: Trio Zafiro
Ongoing
Enjoy an authentic Mexican lunch accompanied by a live, Mexican musical tri...

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The Piano Guys at Genesee Theatre
11/22/19

The Piano Guys have amassed over 1.5 billion YouTube views and over 2 bi...

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Jack Benny: From Waukegan to Hollywood
Ongoing
Memorabilia from the exhibit includes historic photographs of Jack Benny, p...

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Karaoke Every Friday Night at 17 North
Ongoing
Come out with the friends and enjoy a night of karaoke at a great sports ba...

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Three Dog Night with Special Guest Voyage
10/04/19

From 1969-1975, nobody produced more Top 10 hits, moved more records or ...

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Doctor Dogs Food Truck ZumBier
08/23/19

How about some tasty food and great bier? Doctor Dogs is going to be Z&u...

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Upton Park Douglas House Tours
08/24/19

Discover the history of some of the homes up and down beautiful Sheridan...

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Car Cruise Sponsored by Classic Toyota Kia & Grand Appliance
09/08/19

Classic Toyota, Grand Appliance & TV along with Waukegan Harbor &...

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Family Fitness Challenge Day at the Field House
09/21/19

Are you ready for a free family fitness challenge day? We're hosting...

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Last Sunday of the Month Brunch at Bonnie Brook Golf Course
09/29/19

Bonnie Brook hosts a lovely brunch every month on the last Sunday. Bring...

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Alan Parsons Live Project at Genesee Theater
09/13/19

Alan Parsons Live Project brings back all the progressive, symphonic roc...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
11/16/19

Join us for another of our monthly ArtWauk events and experience the art...

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Rugged Maniac at Wilmot Mountain
08/24/19

Rugged Maniac is like recess for grown-ups, except our playground has a ...

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Wilmot Mountain Fall Fest &  5K
10/05/19

Start the day with a hilly 5K on and around the ski/snowboard hills and ...

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North Point Marina Pop-up Beer Garden
06/15/19 - 09/14/19
Join Harbor Brewing Co. for the Pop-up Beer Garden every month this summer ...

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Northpoint Marina Pop-up Beer Garden w/Harbor Brewing Co.
09/14/19

Join us for the Pop-up Beer Garden every month this summer at Northpoint...

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All You Can Eat Fish Fry
Ongoing
All You Can Eat Flaky Fish Fry Every Friday Night 4:30pm-9pm Taste the ...

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Wednesday Night Filet Mignon for Two
Ongoing
Wednesday Night Filet Mignon for Two Bite into buttery and exquisitely-s...

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Saturday Night Prime Rib for Two
Ongoing
Saturday Night Prime Rib for Two Impress your date with mouth-watering 1...

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26th Annual Potawatomi Trails Pow Wow
08/24/19 - 08/25/19
All are welcome at the 25th Annual Potawatomi Trails Pow Wow on August 25-2...

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Zion's Farmers Market
06/19/19 - 10/02/19

Come for the great selections, enjoy the entertainment and make new frie...

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Illinois Beach State Park Hawk Watch
08/24/19

Join us for an afternoon celebrating 20 years of raptor migration with a...

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71st Annual Jubilee Days Festival
08/31/19 - 09/02/19
This weekend long festival begins Saturday with the annual 5K run, and in ...

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Writers on the Beach
09/19/19 - 09/20/19

Exclusive event presented by Pixie Travel Unlimited!  Come meet Chr...

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