Lake County, Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau - Things to Do – Calendar of Events
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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.

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

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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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