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

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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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Chicagoland Illinois Antique
Ongoing

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

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

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