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
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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Rotary Club of Long Grove, Kildeer, Hawthorn Woods Annual Oktoberfest Celebration

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

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

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Long Grove's Scarecrow Day
Updated information coming soon
Everyone’s invited to...

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Witches Night Out

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

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

Updated information coming soon.



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

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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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Open Mic Night at The Village Tavern

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

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