Festivals and Events

The McHenry County region hosts many events and festivals each year. Use our advance search feature below and plan a visit to our area! If you are an event organizer, tell us about your event by submitting it through our event request form.

 

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Creek Gallery
Now - Aug. 30, 2015 , Opening night: 6 - 9 pm (check site for additional exhibition hours)
60+ local and international artists exhibit 100 pieces of fine art in a large, modern church space. Opening night is a secular event with music, hors d'oeuvres and espresso bar. ...More Info
Cost: Free Admission. Event Type: Visual Arts
Willow Crystal Lake
220 N. Exchange, Ste A
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8154044094
Fox Tales Storytelling Festival
Aug. 30, 2015 - Aug. 30, 2015 , 10am to 4pm
Our 2nd annual festival features nationally acclaimed storytellers and puppeteers, as well as outstanding acoustic musicians from the Midwest. Local historical societies and living history reenactors will share insights into McHenry County history. The James Bus will be on site, courtesy of the McHenry County Historica...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Algonquin Area Public Library
2600 Harnish Drive
Algonquin, IL 60013
847-458-3168
First Friday Concerts
Sep. 4, 2015 - Sep. 4, 2015 , 7:00-8:30 p.m., site closes at 9 p.m.
Nippersink Rogues, Tom Steffens and Mike Knauf, have been performing together for more than 25 years. They entertain audiences with a blend of well known Irish standards and traditional jigs, reels and Irish dances. The Rogues feature Tom on piano and vocals and Mike on flute, soprano Sax, Irish whistle and vocals. "Ki...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Live Music
Lost Valley Visitor Center, Glacial Park
Route 31 & Harts Rd.
Ringwood, IL 60072
815-479-5779
SUMMER SUNSET 5K FUN RUN / 2-MILE WALK
Sep. 4, 2015 - Sep. 4, 2015 , 7pm
This 5K (3.1 Mile) Fun Run / 2 mile walk course will be flat and fast with no need to worry about hills. The Friday evening run/walk allows for you to start the weekend off right! Come for the run/walk and stay for the entertainment at the Sunset Festival. The 5K and 2-mile fun run/walk will be untimed, so if you want ...More Info
Cost: $25 before 8/27, $35 after Event Type: Recreation
Sunset Park
5200 Miller Rd
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460
Art Fair at the Dole
Sep. 5, 2015 - Sep. 6, 2015 , 10:00am-5pm
Lakeside Legacy Arts Park is hosting its Annual Art Fair. The event will be held on September 5th & 6th, on the grounds of the beautiful historic Dole Mansion. There will be tents filled with fine art, a children's art area, opportunity to purchase original works of art and enjoy food and wine. ...More Info
Cost: No admission cost Event Type: Visual Arts
Lakeside Legacy Arts Park
401 Country Club Road
Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014, IL 60014
815-455-8000
Labor Day Celebration
Sep. 7, 2015 - Sep. 7, 2015 , 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join Woodstock for Bernie and 300 of your newest friends to celebrate Labor Day the way it was meant to be- the way our grandparents did it! Music, inspired presenters and some amazing history right on the steps of the Woodstock Courthouse - all of it directly relates to you here today. Come live it! This is one ...More Info
Cost: FREEE Event Type: Festivals
Historic Town Square
Woodstock, IL 60098
Woodstock, IL 60098
224-829-8991
Get Lit(erary)
Sep. 10, 2015 - Sep. 10, 2015 , 7:00p
Every Second Thursday, Le Petit Marché, a cafe and bistro across from Raue Center hosts Williams Street Repertory (WSR) for a reading series based around monthly themes. Readers include community members as well as WSR actors and staff members. Come enjoy some wine, cheese, and dinner while you watch and listen to s...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Le Petit Marche
19 N Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
RAUETOBERFEST Raue Centers Oktoberfest
Sep. 11, 2015 - Sep. 12, 2015 , 4p-midnight
Back after an amazing first year! Dont miss this traditional German celebration. When you come be sure to bring your appetite, as our authentic German fare is guaranteed to please . We promise to quench your thirst with great beer and ales, as well as provide you with hours of Oktoberfest-style entertainment for the w...More Info
Cost: $5-$8 Event Type: Festivals
11129 Illinois Rt 176
11129 Illinois Rt 176
Woodstock, IL 60098
8153569010
Autumn Art Tour
Sep. 12, 2015 - Sep. 13, 2015 , 10:00-5:00
Artists and fine craftsmen in Woodstock and the surrounding countryside will be opening their studios to display and sell their work. The self guided tour will showcase the exceptional art and fine crafts produced in the region. Maps available at Material Things Artisan Market on the Woodstock Square. More info at www....More Info
Cost: Free to the public Event Type: Visual Arts
Woodstock Area
Tour different artists
Woodstock area, IL 60098
DWYER LEGACY CONCERT featuring Back Home Again & ESO
Sep. 19, 2015 - Sep. 19, 2015 , 8:00p
Joyce and Bill Dwyer embodied the spirit of Raue Center and their spirit is a huge part of what the center is to this day. This special concert will feature Back Home Again: A Tribute to John Denver and the beautiful music of the Elgin Symphony Orchestra.The majority of suburban orchestras tend to hover in the middling...More Info
Cost: $30 Event Type: Festivals
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
It's Our River Day Celebration!
Sep. 19, 2015 - Sep. 19, 2015 , 1:00-4:00 PM
Explore the Outdoors at Its Our River Day Annual Event Saturday, September 19, 2015 1:00pm-4:00pm Cornish Park, Downtown Algonquin At the intersection of Route 62 and South Harrison Street (at the dam) Its Our River Day, a statewide celebration, is free to the public. The event aims to educate resident...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Outdoors
Cornish Park
101 S. Harrison St.
Algonquin, IL 60102
847-658-4184
Mastering Gluten Free Cooking - Delicious and Economical Everyday-Food
Sep. 19, 2015 - Sep. 19, 2015 , 11 am - 2 pm
Being gluten-free is hard because gluten is everywhere, sometimes hidden in a long list of ingredients (and sometimes going by unfamiliar names.) Learning how to avoid gluten will be the first thing covered in this class, but you will also learn how to cook and bake without it. Because it can be expensive to follow a G...More Info
Cost: $55 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-1032
Meet Marengo Scavenger Hunt
Sep. 19, 2015 - Sep. 19, 2015 , 10 am - 2 pm
Marengo is hosting a scavenger hunt game to acquaint you with our new businesses. Come and play for a chance to win Marengo Moola. ...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Family
Businesses in The City of Marengo
101 Franks Rd
Marengo, IL 60152
815-568-7858
Dog-tober Fest
Sep. 20, 2015 - Sep. 20, 2015 , 12pm-4pm
Dog-tober Fest is a fun family event that even your furry family members can attend. Celebrating its 7th year, Dog-tober Fest celebrates our faithful canine companions and the special place they hold in our lives. There will be sporting dog demos, pet retail and service vendors, rescue/shelter and other humane organi...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Deicke Park, Huntley
12015 Mill Street
Huntley, IL 60142
847-669-2193
NOTHING UP MY SLEEVE 2.0
Sep. 20, 2015 - Sep. 20, 2015 , 3p
A whole new magical experience! With an updated focus on exclusively family-friendly acts, this longstanding Raue Center program returns better than ever. Featuring: Dennis DeBondt Very Funny Magic is a blend of improvisational work with the famed Second City and years of performing for children. Witness the ...More Info
Cost: $17 Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Focus and Fitness  Mindful Brain & Body Training
Now - Sep. 24, 2015 , 10:30am - 11:30am
Focus and Fitness  Mindful Brain & Body Training Focus & Fitness teaches transferable life skills to move people out of sedentary or struggling lifestyles and away from the autopilot that creates a fixed mind and body, into wellness and well-being. Where Are You? Is Today the Tomorrow You Thought About...More Info
Cost: 300 paid in full or $360 paid weekly ($30/class). Event Type: Educational
Young Masters Martial Arts and Fitness
110 Johnson St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
224-247-7500
IRISH HOUSE PARTY
Sep. 25, 2015 - Sep. 25, 2015 , 8:00p
New Irish music show leaving behind the old waistcoat and flat cap image. Irish music and dance shows often conjure up images of flat caps, waist coats and comely maidens dancing at the cross-roads. The Irish House Party is a welcome antidote to these often cheesy portrayals of Irish music and culture. For the first...More Info
Cost: $20 ($25 at Door) Event Type: Live Music
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Food and Wine Pairing - Earth's Flavors Reimagined
Sep. 26, 2015 - Sep. 26, 2015 , 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Let's explore the idea of conscious dining-how we produce and harvest the food we eat, and the effect that has on the health of our planet and ourselves. We will explore this idea by bringing together the most diverse cultural flavors and influences, uniting and transforming them. Communal tables and a shared sense of ...More Info
Cost: $75 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-1032
Richmond-Spring Grove Chamber Wine Walk
Sep. 26, 2015 - Sep. 26, 2015 , 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
10 locations with three wines to savor at each stop. $35 includes wine glass and complimentary bottle of select wine. Live music at the gazebo. Portion of the proceeds will go to Memorial Hall for restoration. ...More Info
Cost: $35 Event Type: Culinary Festivals
Richmond, Illinois
Downtown Richmond
Richmond, IL 60071
815-678-7742
Focus and Fitness  Mindful Brain & Body Training
Now - Sep. 27, 2015 , 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Focus and Fitness  Mindful Brain & Body Training Focus & Fitness teaches transferable life skills to move people out of sedentary or struggling lifestyles and away from the autopilot that creates a fixed mind and body, into wellness and well-being. Where Are You? Is Today the Tomorrow You Thought About...More Info
Cost: $300 paid in full or $360 paid weekly ($30/class). Event Type: Educational
Young Masters Martial Arts and Fitness
110 Johnson St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
224-247-7500
Woodstock International Film Festival
Sep. 23, 2015 - Sep. 27, 2015 , 1:00 p.m. , 7:00 p.m.
Woodstock International Film Fest Sept. 23 through 27 at Woodstock Theatre Woodstock, IL  Classic Cinemas Woodstock Theatre has announced the lineup for its 13th Annual Woodstock International Film Festival, which begins Wednesday, September 23, and ends, Sunday, September 27, 2015. All films will be shown at 1...More Info
Cost: $8.00 Event Type: Festivals
209 Mainstreet in downtown Woodstock
contact@falkpr.com
Woodstock, IL 60651
630-968-1600
Farm Stroll
Sep. 27, 2015 - Sep. 27, 2015 , noon to 5 pm
McHenry County Farm Stroll 2015 Sept. 27, 2015 from noon to 5 p.m. Free, self-guided tour of 11 family-owned McHenry County farms. Showcasing locally grown organic and conventional fruits, vegetables, animals and more. Bring cash to purchase farm-grown food and farm-related products. Organized by the McHenry ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family
McHenry County
McHenry County
Richmond, Hebron, Woodstock, Harvard and Marengo, IL 60098
815-648-4192
Sears Modern Homes
Sep. 27, 2015 - Sep. 27, 2015 , 2 p.m.
Sears Modern Homes by architectural historian Rebecca Hunter of Elgin. General merchandise mail order catalogs were established in the 1880s, offering a wide variety of goods to the rural market. House plan books appeared at about the same time. In 1906 a combination of these two marketing techniques first came on t...More Info
Cost: Cost: $5 members/$10 nonmembers (includes museum admission). Event Type: Educational
McHenry County Historical Society Museum
6422 Main St.
Union, IL 60180
815-923-2267
Blooms & Rooms - "Pink Lady Night"
Now - Sep. 28, 2015 , 3:30 - 6:30
Pop in on Cruise Night for Blooms & Rooms "Pink Lady Night" shopping event. Wear pink, get creative & SAVE! Every Monday through September....More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Shopping
Blooms & Rooms, 1245 N. Green St., Downtown McHenry
1245 N. Green St.
McHenry, IL 60050
779-704-2943
Dangerous Lullabies Opening Night
Oct. 2, 2015 - Oct. 2, 2015 , 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Dangerous Lullabies is a group fine art exhibition that explores the curious allure of things that frighten us. Artists from across the country have conspired to fill a historic mansion with paintings, sculptures and fine art creations, which examine the beauty found in the ashes of terror and the magnetic pull things...More Info
Cost: Free Admission, but any donations to the Arts Park appreciated. Event Type: Visual Arts
Lakeside Legacy Arts Park
401 Country Club Road
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Fun on the Farm
Oct. 3, 2015 - Oct. 3, 2015 , 11:00 am-5:00pm
Horse rides, games, hay rides, pumpkin patch, concessions, prizes!...More Info
Cost: $5.00 Event Type: Festivals
Dream Riders at Midwest Center for Children's Development
4701 N. Oak St.
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-788-1022
Harvest Hustle 5K Run/Walk
Oct. 3, 2015 - Oct. 3, 2015 , 8:00 am
Join the Algonquin Recreation Department in the third annual Harvest Hustle 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 3, 2015. The race will feature a professionally timed 3.2 mile run and a 1.5 mile walk road course throughout downtown Algonquin. The race will start promptly at 8:00 a.m., with check-in and registration begin...More Info
Cost: Registration Fees: Walker- $20 Runner- $25 Event Type: Recreation
Downtown Algonquin
2 S. Main St
Algonquin, IL 60102
847-658-2716
Live2Lead-McHenry County
Oct. 9, 2015 - Oct. 9, 2015 , 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Live2Lead is a live leadership broadcast event that is hosted locally via simulcast. This half-day leadership offers the community and area leaders the opportunity to watch, listen and learn from world renown leaders while networking with other leaders right here in our community. This year's speaker line-up features L...More Info
Cost: $59-99 Event Type: Educational
McHenry County College
8900 US-14
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
847-910-9414
Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Open House
Oct. 10, 2015 - Oct. 10, 2015 , 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Open House offers station tours, Flight for Life Helicopter, Safety House, side by side burn, extrication demo, door breach demo, apparatus displays, and refreshments. ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Educational
Crystal Lake Fire Department
100 W. Woodstock St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-3640
From Sea to Table - Exploring the World of Seafood
Oct. 10, 2015 - Oct. 10, 2015 , 11 am - 2 pm
In this busy hands-on class, we will focus on the purchase, storage and preparation of a variety of seafood - ocean fish, fresh water fish and shellfish - and demonstrate the versatility of fish in the menu - appetizer, salad, entrée and sandwich. Perfectly paired wines will accompany the dishes. We will address the co...More Info
Cost: $55 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-1032
Tap Into Your Wild Side
Oct. 10, 2015 - Oct. 10, 2015 , 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Embrace your appreciation of the outdoors and McHenry County's wide open spaces as you..Tap into Your Wild Side during an evening celebrating conservation and camaraderie. Sponsored by McHenry County Conservation Foundation Enjoy Cocktails & Hearty Hors' D'oeuvres, Raffles, Prizes, The Wall of Wine, Live & Silent Au...More Info
Cost: $50 in advance Event Type: Outdoors
Lost Valley Visitor Center, Glacial Park
Route 31 & Harts Rd.
Richmond, IL 60071
815-338-6223
Disc Golf Tournament
Oct. 10, 2015 - Oct. 15, 2015 , 9am - 2pm
Located at Linda K. Fischer Park, this one day tournament will be played in pairs, and played 'best shot'. There are two divisions in this non-PDGA sanctioned event (beginner and amateur). The tournament will play 3 rounds of 9 holes. Trophies and prizes will be awarded to the top two team finishers in the beginner a...More Info
Cost: $20 / team Event Type: Recreation
Linda K. Fischer Park
5962 Grafton Farm
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460
Food and Wine Pairing - The Wines of Bordeaux
Oct. 17, 2015 - Oct. 17, 2015 , 6 pm - 9 pm
Explore this famous wine region of Bordeaux with classical French cuisine, classic French style table service and fine wines from this region. Evening starts with a wine reception and appetizers and proceeds to a five course wine dinner....More Info
Cost: $75 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-1032
One Man Breaking Bad
Oct. 18, 2015 - Oct. 18, 2015 , 7:00p
LA actor Miles Allen smacks the senses with his super-charged, hilariously accurate renditions of all the iconic characters, including Walter White, Jesse, Saul, Skyler, Hank, Walt Junior, Mike and Gus Fring....More Info
Cost: $25 Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Poetry Night
Oct. 23, 2015 - Oct. 23, 2015 , 8:00p
Poet and puppeteer, Phil C. Denofrio, has recently been elected by Raue Center For The Arts to fulfill the newly created role of Poet in Residence. Mr. Denofrios duties are to host several poetry nights: scheduled on the fourth Monday of every other month and open mics over the course of the next two years. These nigh...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Pub in the Park
Oct. 24, 2015 - Oct. 24, 2015 , 4:00pm-7:30pm
Experience a fabulous selection of local and unique breweries' up to the minute products and seasonal selections! 15 tasting tickets for four ounce pours for every ticket purchased. Ciders,saison, a wide selection of IPAs, and more. Rinsing stations and water readily available. Covered seating and tables. Free par...More Info
Cost: varies, $15 - $75 Event Type: Festivals
Sunset Park
5200 Miller Rd
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460
Gypsy: The Musical
Oct. 9, 2015 - Nov. 1, 2015 , 8p & 3p
Mama Rose, the quintessential stage mother, is determined that her younger daughter June will have a successful vaudeville career. But times are changing & after June elopes, Mama turns her attention to her older daughter, Louise. The rise of burlesque is upon them & nothing will ever be the same again for Madame Rose....More Info
Cost: $32.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Green Living Expo
Nov. 7, 2015 - Nov. 7, 2015 , 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Join MCC for the 8th annual Green Living Expo that inspires people how to create a more energy efficient household and live a more sustainable lifestyle. This event attracts approx. 800 residents from McHenry County and beyond. New this year is a special exhibit on student sustainability projects. Students from are...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Expo
McHenry County College
8900 U.S. Hwy. 14
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
(815) 455-8728
Jimmy Nick & Dont Tell Mama
Nov. 21, 2015 - Nov. 21, 2015 , 8:00p
Jimmy Nick is an old fashioned, guitar-slinging blues prodigy who was developing his chops in famous Chicago clubs when he was only 16. Jimmy Nick combines boundless energy and a dominating stage presence. Jimmy Nick is a force that is taking the Chicago club and blues scene by storm....More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Live Music
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Holiday Market in the Hills
Nov. 30, 2015 - Nov. 30, 2015 , 11am-6pm
Celebrate the season and visit the indoor Holiday Market in the Hills on November 30 from 11am - 6pm. Choose from many different vendors, specialty items, artists, and crafters. Stock up on gourmet items for yourself or for gifts! For $5, drop your child off at the Kids Market (ages 3+) child care while you enjoy sh...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Shopping
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460
Festival of Trees
Dec. 4, 2015 - Dec. 4, 2015 , 6-7:30pm
We've got Santa's arrival, the lighting of the trees, and the holiday spirit all wrapped up! When Santa arrives at 6:00PM, youll help him ring in the season by lighting the Festival of Trees. Then join him for a photo opportunity, activities from event sponsors and a chance to remind him whats on your Christmas list...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Holiday
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460
Christmas At The Dole and Winter Fest
Dec. 4, 2015 - Dec. 5, 2015 , Friday: 5pm -8pm and Saturday: 11am - 4pm
The community is welcome to celebrate the holiday season at the annual Christmas at the Dole and Winter Fest holiday festivities the 1st week of December. Guest can attend a holiday theme 1st Friday Art Show and a holiday performance in 'the Listening room'. This is a unique winter experience that the entire family wi...More Info
Cost: You cna purchase tickets for select attractions. Donations are appreciated. Event Type: Holiday
Lakeside Legacy Arts Park
401 Country Club Road
Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014, IL 60014
815-455-8000
Kiwanis Santa Run For Kids
Dec. 6, 2015 - Dec. 6, 2015 , 9am
The Kiwanis Santa Run is a 5k-Walk and 1 mile kids dash. This will be our 4th annual. This event raises funds for Big Brother Big Sister, Turning Point, CASA, Girls on the Run and Main Stay. It is held at the Raue Center in CL. December 6, 9AM start. We hope to break 1,000 Santa's for this event. All participants ...More Info
Cost: $38.00 Event Type: Recreation
Raue Center for the Arts in Crystal Lake
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake , IL 60014
815-459-1773
Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Pops Concert
Dec. 11, 2015 - Dec. 11, 2015 , 8:00p
A Raue Center holiday tradition! The Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra returns to Raue Center For The Arts for a beloved tradition. Their Holiday Pops Concert provides quality orchestral music through festive combinations of contemporary and classic hits....More Info
Cost: $52 Event Type: Holiday
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Voices in Harmony: Sing-Along Messiah
Dec. 13, 2015 - Dec. 13, 2015 , 4:00p
The community and the Voices in Harmony choir join their voices in harmony with Handels great masterwork. It is present with a 25-piece orchestra, excellent soloists, and projections of beautiful calligraphy by Timothy Botts. The McHenry County Choir Chorus will supplement the on-stage choir. Truly this is one of th...More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Holiday
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
The Nutcracker Ballet with Berkshire Ballet Theatre
Dec. 19, 2015 - Dec. 19, 2015 , 3:00p
As audience members, you will hear Tchaikovskys unforgettable music, witness emotional dancing, and view lavish costumes when the come to the Raue Centers stage for another fantastic year of the Nutcracker Ballet. This incredible production is brought to you in conjunction with The Berkshire Ballet Theatre....More Info
Cost: $27 Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Poetry Night
Dec. 28, 2015 - Dec. 28, 2015 , 8:00p
Poet and puppeteer, Phil C. Denofrio, has recently been elected by Raue Center For The Arts to fulfill the newly created role of Poet in Residence. Mr. Denofrios duties are to host several poetry nights: scheduled on the fourth Monday of every other month and open mics over the course of the next two years. These nigh...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
New Years Eve Comedy Show Starring Steve Cochran
Dec. 31, 2015 - Dec. 31, 2015 , 3:00p & 7:00p
Wouldnt it be great if there were a NYE show you could see and still be home falling asleep by 11& just like every year? Good news& there is& because Steve Cochran and guests will be funny (and done by 10pm). Yes, the best stand up comedy on stage means you will have a great time saying goodbye to 2015 at Raue Center....More Info
Cost: $52 Event Type: Holiday
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Close To You
Jan. 9, 2016 - Jan. 9, 2016 , 8:00p
Considered one of the best vocalists of all time, Karen Carpenter captured the attention of a generation with her unabashedly catchy pop music. The Carpenters beautiful, memorable love songs topped the Billboard charts with more than a dozen number one hits. Now, singer and playwright Lisa Rock has arranged a 6-piece ...More Info
Cost: $25 Event Type: Live Music
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
The Abominable Snow Race
Jan. 30, 2016 - Jan. 30, 2016 , 7:00 am and continues through the day
The Abominable Snow Race Obstacle Adventure 01/30/2016 Food Beer Music Competition Community The Premiere Family Winter Event is taking over Veteran Acres Park A challenging 3.5 mile 24 obstacle winter course featuring: Activities the entire family will enjoy One Elite Heat One Hero Heat honoring our ...More Info
Cost: Paid Event Event Type: Outdoors
Veteran Acres Park
431 Walkup Rd.
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
815-570-9384
Walk On
Feb. 4, 2016 - Feb. 4, 2016 , 7:00p
Walk On: The Story of Rosa Parks weaves together music and drama to tell the story of Rosa Parks from her childhood in rural Alabama to her famous decision to sit down and be counted. WalkOnRosaParksStory The play dispels myths about Parks and her protest as it paints a portrait of complex woman who had to find...More Info
Cost: $6 Students, $20 GA Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Evening of Percussion
Feb. 20, 2016 - Feb. 20, 2016 , 7:00p
Packed with energy and excitement, this event features performances by the Crystal Lake Strikers All-Star Drumline  comprised of adult drummers as well as talented high school drummers from our community. The Crystal Lake Strikers also award a local high school drummer the Tim Altoff Memorial Scholarship. ...More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Live Music
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Poetry Night
Feb. 22, 2016 - Feb. 22, 2016 , 8:00p
Poet and puppeteer, Phil C. Denofrio, has recently been elected by Raue Center For The Arts to fulfill the newly created role of Poet in Residence. Mr. Denofrios duties are to host several poetry nights: scheduled on the fourth Monday of every other month and open mics over the course of the next two years. These nigh...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Moon Mouse
Mar. 10, 2016 - Mar. 10, 2016 , 7:00p
Marvin the mouse wants to be popular. Constantly bullied and picked on by the cool rats, he is labeled as a looser and a geek. To get away from the continuous badgering, he retreats into his science books and a world of fantasy. He longs to have adventures, to be the hero. Join Marvin on the space adventure of a l...More Info
Cost: $6 Students, $20 GA Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
One Night Of Queen
Mar. 24, 2016 - Mar. 24, 2016 , 8:00p
Gary Mullen has been a lifelong Queen fan and has always been a keen singer. His career as Freddie started in 2000, when his wife and his mother secretly applied to the Granada TV show Stars in Their Eyes. Gary won the overall Live Grand Final, polling 864,838 votes, more than double the runner up and setting the al...More Info
Cost: $45 Event Type: Live Music
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Late Nite Catechism
Mar. 26, 2016 - Mar. 26, 2016 , 2:00p
Join ArtisNaples for the Easter edition of Chicagos long-running comedy show, Late Nite Catechism. Part catechism class, part stand-up routine, the interactive show will unearth origins of Easter bunnies, eggs and, of course, Peeps. Strap on your Easter bonnet and bring the whole family to the Daniels Pavilion as Sis...More Info
Cost: $30 Event Type: Holiday
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
American English
Apr. 2, 2016 - Apr. 2, 2016 , 8:00p
American English is simply the best Beatle tribute story of our time. At the inception of the band, they were voted number one by thousands of Beatle fans as winners of sound a like contests at Beatlefest® for three consecutive years. They have also won Illinois Entertainer of the Year and have been voted "Best Tribu...More Info
Cost: $20 Event Type: Live Music
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
Poetry Night
Apr. 25, 2016 - Apr. 25, 2016 , 8:00p
Poet and puppeteer, Phil C. Denofrio, has recently been elected by Raue Center For The Arts to fulfill the newly created role of Poet in Residence. Mr. Denofrios duties are to host several poetry nights: scheduled on the fourth Monday of every other month and open mics over the course of the next two years. These nigh...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8153569010
World Tai Chi and QiGong Day
Now - Apr. 25, 2105 , 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Global Event April 25th in the Historic Woodstock Square will offer FREE Tai Chi Harvard Health Publications has called Tai Chi Medication in Motion for all the myriad health issues it has been proven to help& (source: www.worldtaichiday.org) World Tai Chi & QiGong Day began in Kansas City, Missouri in 1998 and ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family
Woodstock Square Mall
110 Johnson St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
847-458-0377
Community Rummage Sale
Sep. 25, 2015 - Sep. 25, 5015 , 9am - 2pm
Sale takes place on Friday, September 25 9am - 2pm and is open to the public. To be a seller: You can reserve an 8ft space to sell your treasures for the low fee of $15 R / $18 NR. (If you need electricity there is an additional $10 fee.) Registration is taken on a first come, first served basis, and there are no r...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Shopping
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
847-960-7460

 



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