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.

* 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.


Long Grove Strawberry Fest
Long Grove, IL

Festival of Fine Arts
Highland Park, IL

Grayslake Arts Festival & Wine Tasting
Grayslake, IL

Beach Bash at Diamond Lake
Mundelein, IL

Key West Fest at Blarney Island
Antioch, IL
Farmers Market
Ongoing - 09/14/19
RLA Chamber Farmers Market starts July 13! Round Lake Area Farmers Marke...

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Antioch's Farmers Market
Ongoing - 09/26/19
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 - 12/31/19
Join the Lodge of Antioch on Friday nights beginning at 9 ...

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Acoustic Lunch Saturdays at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Join the Lodge of Antioch for lunch on Saturdays and enjoy...

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Friday Magician at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing - 12/31/19
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 - 12/31/19
Visit the Lodge of Antioch every Thursday & Saturday for a...

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Acoustic Breakfast Sundays at the Lodge of Antioch
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Join the Lodge of Antioch each Sunday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. ...

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Thursday Trivia Nights
Ongoing - 12/27/18
Current events, geography, history, movies, music, pop culture, science and...

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Free Vineyard Tours at Vigneto del Bino Winery
Ongoing - 08/26/18
Vigneto del Bino hosts free Vineyard Tours on Sundays at 1 and 3pm. Vigneto...

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Barrington's Farmers Market
Ongoing - 10/18/18
The Barrington Farmers Market will offer a wide variety of vendors selling ...

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Carl and Lily Tolpo: Art Osmosis
Ongoing - 11/24/18
In this exhibit are featured many works that present an intimate look at a ...

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20th Century Children's Toys
Ongoing - 12/29/18
Come and peruse our Children's Toys through the Decades of the 20th Century...

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A Retrospective on the Caricatures of Native Son Frank Willmarth
Ongoing - 12/28/19
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 - 02/12/29
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 - 02/12/29
Come out Saturday Night and enjoy a Prime Rib Dinner at Chessie's. Other me...

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Chocolate Factory Tour
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Hear a brief history of our candy kitchen. See incredible chocolates being...

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Farmers Market
Ongoing - 10/12/19
Join Us Every Saturday Morning at the Deerfield Farmers Market June 15 - O...

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Prime Rib Wednesdays
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Come out and enjoy a delicious Prime Rib dinner at Cadwell's. This Wednesda...

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Fox Lake Farmers  Market
Ongoing - 09/24/19

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

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Orchids After Hours
Ongoing - 03/24/19
Come see 10,000 orchids in bloom and taste tropics-inspired drinks and othe...

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Trivia Tuesdays at Light the Lamp Brewery
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Join Light the Lamp Brewery each Tuesday for a night full ...

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Beer Bingo
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Join Light the Lamp Brewery each Wednesday for a night ful...

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Navy Tails: Animals in the U.S. Navy
Ongoing - 04/30/19
Featuring the Navy's four-legged sailors, this exhibit tells the story of h...

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Tiki Taco Tuesday
Ongoing
Join us on Tuesdays from 2 to 9, when we’ll be featuring a special menu of ...

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Tiki Taco Tuesdays
Ongoing - 03/26/19
Join us on Tuesdays from 2 to 9, when we’ll be featuring a special menu of ...

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Tiki Taco Tuesdays
Ongoing - 06/25/19
Join North Shore Distillery on Tuesdays from 2 to 9, when we’ll be featurin...

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Flight Night
Ongoing - 12/19/19
Join us for a unique opportunity to order smaller-size versions of some of ...

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Tasting Room at North Shore Distillery
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Check out this Spirit Lover's Paradise! We are the oldest craft distillery,...

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Trivia Tuesdays
Ongoing - 04/30/19
Test your knowledge with great food and drinks....

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The Sanctuary Buffet at The Chocolate Sanctuary
Ongoing - 12/31/17
Join us for a delicious Sunday Brunch every Sunday from 10am-2pm. Choose fr...

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Jump Fitness
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Come out to the popular event Jump Fitness. Workout with the whole body and...

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Tuesday Night Trivia at Timothy O'Toole's
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Come out to Timothy O'Toole's Pub every Tuesday night for trivia. While out...

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Jump & Meal Deal All Day - Jump All Day
Ongoing - 12/18/19
Wednesday & Thursday Jump & Meal Deal - $15.99/Jumper Jump All Day + 1 ...

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Bingo Tuesdays
Ongoing - 12/31/25
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 - 02/12/29
Come out Thursday nights for karaoke night. Pick out a song and sing away. ...

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Tot Time Wednesdays
Ongoing - 01/01/20
Bring your tot and jump for only $8. One parent jumps for free with each pa...

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Jump N Jam Fridays
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Plenty of Jumping & Jamming going on Fridays at Jump America. Admission inc...

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Concert in the Park Series
Ongoing - 08/23/19
Join your family, friends and neighbors for an evening in the park listenin...

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Sunday Brunch at the Taproom
Ongoing - 12/02/19
Our Weekly Sunday Brunch delivers everything from Breakfast Burritos accomp...

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Ravinia Farmers Market
Ongoing - 10/30/18
Since 1978, Ravinia Farmers Market has been a leading producer of some of t...

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Ravinia Food Truck Thursdays
Ongoing - 09/12/19
Food Truck Thursdays with Music in the Park will return to the Ravinia Dist...

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Crafting Workshops
Ongoing - 04/11/20
Crafting Workshops for all ages!...

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Guided Tours at Volo Bog
Ongoing - 02/12/29
As Winter begins to wane, Volo Bog clings tightly to the cold. Layers of p...

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Avian Art at Volo Bog
Ongoing - 04/19/19
Let's celebrate birds! Avian Art invites Artists to submit for considerati...

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Karaoke Wednesday and Saturday Nights
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Come out for live karaoke fun! Sing favorite songs in front of friends and ...

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Trivia at Roaring Table
Ongoing - 12/19/19
Trivia is back! Join Roaring Table, and Chicago Trivia Guys every Thursday ...

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Straight Up Bingo
Ongoing - 09/25/19
Join us for our monthly Wednesday Straight Up BINGO! Collette will be MC'in...

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$2 off Pints Sundays
Ongoing - 12/30/18
Stop by the brewery on Sundays to receive $2 off pints....

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$4 off Growler Fills on Wednesdays
Ongoing - 12/26/18
Stop by the brewery on Wednesdays and receive $4 off of gr...

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Improv Comedy
Ongoing - 12/21/19
Improv Playhouse Comedy Shows Ongoing- Saturday Nights 7:30p Family F...

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Stand Up Comedy- Improv Playhouse
Ongoing - 12/06/19
Stand-Up comedy the FIRST FRIDAY of every month FOR ADVANCE TICKETS CALL 8...

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Flight Night
Ongoing - 12/27/18
A selection of mini-cocktails - try three different cocktails for just $10!...

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First Fridays on MainStreet
Ongoing - 12/02/16
Each First Friday of the month from March - December, come to downtown Libe...

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Comic Book Cover Contest
Ongoing - 06/01/19
Draw or paint your own original comic book cover. Be inspired by your favor...

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Sunday Brunch featuring Bloody Mary and Mimosa Bar
Ongoing - 04/28/19
Join us every Sunday for our Weekend Bloody Mary and Mimosa bar featuring 6...

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Kids Eat Free Mondays & Tuesdays at O'Toole's
Ongoing - 12/31/18
Join us every Monday & Tuesday night for Kid's Eat Free. Monday's with Holl...

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Camp Adler -- Now Enrolling
Ongoing - 07/08/19
Camp Adler is the day camp for creative kids! Artists, musicians, singers a...

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Flexible Summer Music Lessons--Now Enrolling
Ongoing - 08/01/19
When did you last try something new? Enroll in flexible summer music lesso...

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Live Music at Mickey Finns Brewery
Ongoing - 02/12/29
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 - 10/17/19
Imagine fresh produce picked yesterday and ready for your table today. Als...

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MainStreet Libertyville's Lunch in the Park
Ongoing - 08/09/19
Enjoy live bands, choose a delicious lunch from among 8 food vendors in Co...

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Yarnstorm Club
Ongoing
Knit and natter, crochet and chatter with this creative community group pre...

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Trivia Night at Austins
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Come out to Austin's every Wednesday night and test your knowledge. Every w...

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Kid's Eat Free Tuesday's at Mickey Finns
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Bring the kids out and enjoy a great meal. Kids 12 and under eat free every...

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Buy One, Eat Two Every Wednesday
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Every Wednesday, all night long buy one burger and get one free, with the p...

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Improv Comedy Shows
Ongoing - 12/29/18
See side-splitting Improv Comedy!

Saturday Nights

Potting Party at Lambs Farm
Ongoing - 05/11/19
Join us on Saturday, May 4 and Saturday, May 11, for a Potting Party at Lam...

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Yarnstorm:  Knitting and Crochet Drop-in
Ongoing
Knit and natter, crochet and chatter with the team behind Libertyville's Ju...

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Wine About Wednesdays
Ongoing - 12/31/18
Every Wednesday, 545 North Bar and Grill will feature Wine About Wednesday!...

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Baroque to Baby Concert
Ongoing
These baby-centric concerts are designed to encourage parents and caretaker...

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North Shore Night @ The Tavern
Ongoing
Join us and our friends at Tavern Lounge in Libertyville for our monthly co...

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1/2 Price Wine Bottle Mondays
Ongoing - 12/31/18
Join every Monday for 1/2 price wine bottles from a select list. If you can...

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Happy Hour at Sullivan's
Ongoing - 02/12/29
Every Monday through Friday from 4pm-7pm, Sullivan's is the place to be for...

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Half Price Appetizers
Ongoing - 12/30/19
Monday - Friday: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM in the bar Grab a seat in our bar Mon...

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Open Mic Night at The Village Tavern
Ongoing - 02/12/29
At The Village Tavern, there is live entertainment six nights a week. Every...

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Vineyard Tour, Tasting & Wine Appreciation Seminar
Ongoing - 12/31/15
Call today and make reservations, print this

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Senior Day
11/06/18 - 07/02/19
Just for seniors—earn 55 or more points on Tuesdays from 3 a.m.–11:59 p.m.,...

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5X Points
Ongoing - 07/01/18
Summer just got better—5X better—with 5X points every single Sunday in June...

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Tuesday is Senior Day at Potawatomi
Ongoing - 03/01/20
Being a Senior has its benefits, and at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, every Tu...

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No-Limit Texas Hold 'Em Poker Tournaments
Ongoing - 05/01/14
Register on the day of the tournament. Players seated in live games will ha...

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Open Mic Nights
Ongoing - 12/30/18
The Mundelein Arts Commission’s second Open Mic Night of the fall series is...

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Opening Day
Ongoing - 10/31/19
ABOUT THE COURSE Prepare yourself for an unparalleled golfing experience. ...

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Open Mic Night
Ongoing - 02/12/29
The Irish Mill Inn hosts an 'open mic' night every Thursday and Sunday from...

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Wednesday $1 Off Pints at Bosacki's Home Brew
Ongoing - 12/26/18
Each Wednesday at Bosacki's Home Brew, pints of delicious home brew ...

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Pub Trivia at Tighthead Brewing Company
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Free live trivia at Tighthead Brewery every Wednesday from 7-9PM!

Gr...

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Poses and Pints
Ongoing - 12/02/18
Tighthead hosts a yoga class in our taproom the first Sunday of every month...

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Food Truck Thursdays
Ongoing - 12/31/19
Visit Tighthead Brewery on select Thursdays for local food...

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Mundelein's Farmers Market
Ongoing - 09/27/19
Mundelein Community Connection is bringing back the Mundelein Farmers Marke...

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Puzzle - Wall of Fame
Ongoing - 05/31/19
Challenge yourself on our Puzzle Wall of Fame. Puzzles of various difficul...

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The Healing Power of Plants
Ongoing - 03/31/19
Join us for an exhibition featuring the work of two very different artists,...

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