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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4 on 4 Pond Hockey Tournament
Jan. 28, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2017 , 8am - 4pm
Lace up your skates, grab your hockey stick, and play for this years trophy! Recruit your team and sign up for the Annual Pond Hockey Tournament played on Woods Creek Lake, January 28. All games are two 15-minute (running clock) halves starting at 8am with a 1-minute halftime. Teams are guaranteed 2 games and are ...More Info
Cost: free for spectators Event Type: Sporting Event
Woods Creek Lake
228 Indian Trail
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Adam & Eve Opening Reception
Jan. 28, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2017 , 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Adam & Eve is a 5-week group fine art exhibition showcased in the Old Court House Arts Center located in Woodstock, IL. This exhibition examines the themes of beauty, relationship, innocence & the loss of it. The exhibit will be in the Old Courthouse Arts Center, located on Woodstock's historic square, NW of Chicag...More Info
Cost: Free to attend Event Type: Visual Arts
Old Court House Arts Center
101 Johnson St (Woodstock Square)
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-4525
Crystal Lake Angler's Ice Fishing Derby
Jan. 28, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2017 , 7 am- 3:30 pm
Alternate Date: Feb.11 *BIG FISH CASH* * RAFFLES * FOOD * PRIZES * $10 Gate Entry / Advanced tickets may be purchased in the Admin Building....More Info
Cost: $10 Gate Entry Event Type: Outdoors
West Beach
2330 Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Crystal Lake Park District's 4X4 Pond Hockey Tournament
Jan. 28, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2017 , 9 am- 1 pm
Join us for our inaugural 4X4 Pond Hockey Tournament that will feature two rinks on Crystal Lake. Reg. Code:230401-01 Reg. Deadline:1/20/17 *Resched Date:2/11/17 ...More Info
Cost: $195 Per Team Event Type: Sporting Event
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Crystal Lake Park District's Chili Open
Jan. 28, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2017 , 8 am - 3 pm
Golfers 18 & up play a 9-hole, par 32 course on the frozen lake! Reg.Code:230402-01 Reg. Deadline:1/20/17...More Info
Cost: $120 Per Foursome Event Type: Sporting Event
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Line Dance Party
Jan. 28, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2017 , 7-9 PM
Join us in this fun night out on the town! Complimentary dance lesson kicks off the evening from 7:15-8pm, then let the party begin. Dance the rest of the night away to your favorite traditional country music as well as some not so traditional! Refreshments are included. Prices increase 3 days prior to class & at door....More Info
Cost: Resident Fee$10/Program Fee $12 Event Type: Recreation
Grand Oaks Recreation Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Star's Silver Anniversary Bridal Showcase
Jan. 29, 2017 - Jan. 29, 2017 , 11:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Make your dream wedding possible with Stars Silver Anniversary Bridal Showcase presented by Taylor Stevens Salon & Spa! Celebrating 25 YEARS of incredible showcases means we know what were doing! This showcase is FREE for you, your Groom, your Mom, Grandma, even friends! From food to flowers, bridal gowns, rings, cak...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Expo
Holiday Inn Crystal Lake
800 S. IL Route 31
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Hoedown Keepsake Class
Jan. 30, 2017 - Jan. 30, 2017 , 5:30-6:30pm
Wanted! All little ladies heading over to the Daddy Daughter Hoedown, won't want to miss out on this fun class beforehand. We'll be making a picture frame for our best photo of the night, and something special to give to our favorite cowboy! Snack & drink will be served. Reg. Code:221405-01...More Info
Cost: $0.00 Event Type: Recreation
Admin Building Art Room
1 E. Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Hoedown Keepsake Class
Feb. 1, 2017 - Feb. 1, 2017 , 6-7pm
Wanted! All little ladies heading over to the Daddy Daughter Hoedown, won't want to miss out on this fun class beforehand. We'll be making a picture frame for our best photo of the night, and something special to give to our favorite cowboy! Snack & drink will be served. Reg.Code:221405-02...More Info
Cost: $0.00 Event Type: Recreation
Admin Building Art Room
1 E. Crystal Lake Ave
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Daddy Daughter Hoedown
Feb. 3, 2017 - Feb. 4, 2017 , 6-8pm
Yeeehaw! Girls, grab your boots and favorite cowboy, and mosey on over to the Daddy Daughter Hoedown! We'll have a night of dancing, crafts, and plenty of grub! No on-site registration is allowed. Registration Deadline id 1/27. All participants will need to register individually. Ages 4-10. ...More Info
Cost: $18 per person Event Type: Family
Grand Oaks Recreation Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Groundhog Gala
Feb. 4, 2017 - Feb. 4, 2017 , 6pm-10pm
Join us for our largest fundraiser of the year! Enjoy food, cocktails, live music, raffles, and an incredible silent auction. Auction items include distillery tastings and tours, Chicago museum passes, sporting event tickets, and much more! You don't want to miss this night on the town! Tickets: $45/one, $80/two - ca...More Info
Cost: One: $45, Two: $80 Event Type: Recreation
Chapel in the Pines
15165 Quigley Road
Sycamore, IL 60178
8158959777
Kides Bakeshop 101
Feb. 4, 2017 - Feb. 4, 2017 , 11AM-2PM
Kids will learn the basics of making pie dough & pies, cookies, brownies and Doughnuts! In a fun-filled hands-on class. There will be lots of sampling and goodies to take home....More Info
Cost: $35 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Saturday Night Dance
Feb. 4, 2017 - Feb. 4, 2017 , 7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
Choose a partner(singles and couples are welcome), and swing and sway your way to a wonderful evening in our newly-renovated Main Beach Pavilion. A 45-minute dance lesson with Jim & Barbara Finn starts the fun! Refreshments and Lemonade included.Reg. Deadline: 3 days prior to class.After deadline price increase. Ages ...More Info
Cost: Resident Fee$10/Program Fee $12 Event Type: Recreation
Main Beach Pavilion
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Snowbird Softball Tournament (Men's)
Feb. 4, 2017 - Feb. 4, 2017 , 9am-3pm
Get a team together and enter our 16" Snowbird Softball Tournament. Weather permitting, games will be played at the Boncosky Softball Complex at Lippold Park. A single elimination with consolation division guarantees all teams a minimum of two games....More Info
Cost: $185 per team Event Type: Sporting Event
Boncosky Softball Complex at Lippold Park
851 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Groundhog Days 2017
Feb. 1, 2017 - Feb. 5, 2017
In 1992, something astonishing happened in the historic city of Woodstock, Illinois. People came to town and roped off the picturesque city square, moved all sorts of equipment into the park and started playing the Pennsylvania Polka, over and over and over again They were filming a movie that has become a favorite ...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Woodstock, IL
815-334-2620
Woodstock Community Choir Concert
Feb. 5, 2017 - Feb. 5, 2017 , 3:00-5:00 p.m.
The Friends of the Opera House presents Journeys ~ songs exploring life's joys, challenges, hopes and dreams. Free admission. Suggested donation of $15.00 is welcome at the door to help support the Woodstock Community Choir. Directed by Cassandra Vohs-Demann. Special guests Small Potatoes, featuring Rich Prezioso an...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Woodstock Opera House
121 W. Van Buren Street
Woodstock, IL 60098
847-507-1352
Valentine's Day Champagne/ Wine Dinner
Feb. 10, 2017 - Feb. 10, 2017 , 6PM-9PM
Celebrate Valentines Day with Champagne with the one you love. Wine reception with passed hors d oeuvres followed by a five course dinner paired with Champagne & Sparkling Wine...More Info
Cost: $80 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Experience Heartwarming Hebron
Feb. 11, 2017 - Feb. 11, 2017 , 11 A.M. - 3 P.M.
- Horse & Carriage rides - Pony Rides - Train displays at Hebron High School - Cookie decorating & more at Subway - Special meals/treats at Crandalls, Harts Saloon, Hazels, Subway & Hoops - Prizes to participate in at the High School - Cocoa & cookies at various businesses & churches - Loving your Furniture thr...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Downtown Hebron, IL
Red Wine Jelly
Feb. 11, 2017 - Feb. 11, 2017 , 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Learn how to make your own red wine jelly in this hands-on class. Red wine jelly is a delicious treat perfect for Valentine's Day or other special occassions - it's great with steak or in special thumb print cookies! Each student will receive a jar of jelly to take home....More Info
Cost: $30 Event Type: Culinary
Sugar Circle
203 Main St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
224-735-6388
Williams Street Repertory presents First Date
Now - Feb. 12, 2017 , January 20, 21, 27, 28 | February 3, 4, 10, 11 @ 8pm January 22, 29, | February 4, 5, 12 @ 3pm
Book by Austin Winsberg Music by Alan Zachary & Michael Weiner When blind date newbie Aaron is set up with serial-dater Casey, a casual drink at a busy New York restaurant turns into a hilarious high-stakes dinner. As the date unfolds in real time, the couple quickly finds that they are not alone on this unpredicta...More Info
Cost: $35.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
International Ski Jumping Tournament
Feb. 11, 2017 - Feb. 12, 2017 , Gates open at 11:00
International ski jumping competition - come watch jumpers from all over the world compete against our top US athletes. Watch them Fly! Admission buttons good for both days. Buttons can be purchased at participating merchants - view web site....More Info
Cost: $10.00 pre-sale/ $15.00 @ gate Event Type: Sporting Event
Norge Ski Club
100 Ski Hill Road
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
815-382-4696
Sweetheart Tea
Feb. 12, 2017 - Feb. 12, 2017 , 12:30-2 PM
Bring your sweetheart to the Colonel Palmer House for an elegant luncheon tea. Reg.Deadline:2/3/2017 Reg. Code:231908-01 ...More Info
Cost: $18 Adult / $12 Child(4-12yrs) Event Type: Holiday
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Rd.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 477-5873
TEEN JOB & OPPORTUNITY FAIR
Feb. 20, 2017 - Feb. 20, 2017 , 05:30pm
The summer job search starts NOW! On Monday, February 20 at 5:30pm come to Village Hall and meet and connect with area business / organization representatives to learn more about their companies and employment opportunities. Admission is FREE, business participation is FREE. Businesses interested in participating ma...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Expo
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60073
(847) 960-7460
Ivy Ford Band
Feb. 24, 2017 - Feb. 24, 2017 , 7 - 11 PM
Park Place Presents... Ivy Ford Band $10 At The Door/ Cash Bar Doors Open At 7 PM Performance 8 -11 PM...More Info
Cost: $10 At The Door-No Advance Ticket Sales Event Type: Live Music
Park Place
406 W. Woodstock St.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 477-5871
Daddy Daughter Enchanted Forest Ball
Feb. 25, 2017 - Feb. 25, 2017 , 06:30pm
The Village of Lake in the Hills cordially invites daddy's and daughters, ages 3-11, to enjoy an enchanting evening of entertainment, food, and fun. This formal affair takes place at Village Hall on Saturday, February 25 at 6:30pm and will be a stylish night of dreams and sophistication to help you create memories you...More Info
Cost: $35 residents (additional child $15) / $42 non residents (additional child $17) Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60073
(847) 960-7460
Art in the Machine
Mar. 1, 2017 - Mar. 1, 2017 , 7:00 pm
March 1 @ 7pm Tickets start at $20* Kid under 18 $6* through the Box Office at 815.356.9212 WSR is partnering with Raue Center's Mission Imagination to commission a new student show entitled, "Art in the Machine" by award-winning playwright Merri Biechler. Kris is an artist. She's also a seventh grader trying ...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $20* Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Salsa 101
Mar. 4, 2017 - Mar. 4, 2017 , 11AM-2PM
Learn how to make twelve authentic Mexican Salsas and condiments to go along with tacos. This class will demonstrate the proper use of chilies for taste and not just heat, seasoning of meats and vegetables and flour vs. corn tortillas. Tons of sampling and cerveza....More Info
Cost: $80 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Premier Bridal Show
Mar. 5, 2017 - Mar. 5, 2017 , 12:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Join us for a fun day of planning and personal service! Enjoy tastes, mini-makeovers & other interactive displays, plus meet one-on-one with the area's top professionals in the wedding and event industry. The show is hosted by the members of the McHenry Bridal Group, who've been producing high quality weddings a...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Expo
Bull Valley Golf Club
1311 Club Rd.
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-337-4411
The Moods
Mar. 10, 2017 - Mar. 10, 2017 , 7 - 11 PM
Park Place Presents... "The Moods" $10 At Door/ Cash Bar Doors open 7 pm Performance 8-11 pm performance 8 - 11 pm...More Info
Cost: $10 At The Door-No Advance Ticket Sales Event Type: Live Music
Park Place
406 W. Woodstock St.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 477-5871
Mom Son Luau
Mar. 10, 2017 - Mar. 11, 2017 , 6-8pm
Get your grass skirt and Hawaiian shirts! Boys, grab your favorite lady for the Mom/Son Luau. We'll have a night of dancing, games and dinner. No on-site registration is allowed. Registration deadline is 3/3. All participants will need to register individually. Ages 4-10...More Info
Cost: $18 per person Event Type: Family
Grand Oaks Recreation Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Clover Hunt
Mar. 11, 2017 - Mar. 11, 2017 , 10:00am
Those silly Leprechauns left behind hundreds of clovers at Village Hall to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Each clover will have a treat attached and one who finds a lucky four leaf clover will receive a special prize. Registration is not required, just show up for the free fun! Hunt begins Saturday, March 11 promptly ...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60073
(847) 960-7460
Line Dance Party
Mar. 18, 2017 - Mar. 18, 2017 , 7-9 PM
Join us in this fun night out on the town! Complimentary dance lesson kicks off the evening from 7:15-8 pm, then let the party begin. Dance the rest of the night away to your favorite traditional country music as well as some not so traditional! Refreshments will be included. Price Increase 3 days prior to class. Fee a...More Info
Cost: Resident Fee$10/Program Fee $12 Event Type: Recreation
Grand Oaks Recreation Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
The Racket Club's First Annual Forts On The Courts
Mar. 18, 2017 - Mar. 18, 2017 , 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Join us for an EPIC FORT BUILDING BATTLE! We'll supply sheets of cardboard and duct tape...you do the rest!Prizes will be awarded for best construction,original design and fan favorite.Families or teams of four(4-16 yrs)are encouraged to participate. A full list of approved supplies is available at theracketclub.org. ...More Info
Cost: $20 per family/team Event Type: Recreation
The Racket Club
9101 S. Route 31
Algonquin, IL 60102
(847) 658-5688
Regional Mediterranean Slow Food and Wine Pairing
Mar. 25, 2017 - Mar. 25, 2017 , 6PM-9PM
Enjoy a regional slow food Mediterranean inspired dinner featuring pioneer Edi Simcic wines. Wine reception with passed hors d oeuvres followed by a five course dinner paired with this small vineyard Slovenian Estate. ...More Info
Cost: $80 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Indoor Winter Spin Classes
Now - Mar. 31, 2017 , Tuesdays @ 6 P.M. & Saturdays@ 8 A.M.
Bike Haven Indoor Spin Classes are starting up!!Classes will be held every Tuesday and Saturday from then on until weather permits for us to ride outside. See prices. You are available to purchase either 'per class' or you can do a 'punch card' and enjoy the savings! Tuesday Night Classes: Bring your towel it's a fa...More Info
Cost: $3-$8/class Event Type: Recreation
The Bike Haven
3318 Pearl St.
McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-4642
Spring Break Camp
Mar. 27, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2017 , 7:00am to 6:00pm
GRADES K-8TH Need a fun, safe, activity-filled place to go over winter break and spring break? We have it! Camp is available on a daily basis from March 27  March 31 from 7am to 6pm. We will play games, challenging sports, make arts & crafts, and go on a short, local trip every day (schedule of trips TBD). The low ...More Info
Cost: $40 resident / $48 non resident Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Family Bingo Night
Mar. 31, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2017 , 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Come out to Village Hall on Friday, March 31 for some quality family fun! Old and young will enjoy this timeless favorite, complete with beverages, pizza, and prizes. The fun starts at 6:30pm when we will play various types of bingo games including traditional, picture, lucky number and more. Pre-registration is pre...More Info
Cost: $10 residents/ $11 non residents Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
A Study in Cheese
Apr. 1, 2017 - Apr. 1, 2017 , 11AM-2PM
Calling all Curd Nerds! This class will offer a fun, educational, hands-on array of experiences of cheese with guest host, national judge of American Cheese Society, Laura Jacobs-Welch. Cheese and wine pairings, cooking with cheese, selecting a cheese and storage of cheese will be demonstrated and of course, sampling a...More Info
Cost: $55 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Mom & Me Mad Hatter Party
Apr. 1, 2017 - Apr. 1, 2017 , 10:30am to noon
Dont be late (starts at 10:30am) for this very important date (Saturday, April 1) to enjoy treats and special time together as Mom, Grandmother or any female caregiver and daughter. You will create a keepsake craft to take home to remember this special morning spent at the lovely historic Hain House. Menu to include: ...More Info
Cost: $15 residents / $18 non residents Event Type: Recreation
La-Bahn Hain House
149 Hilltop Dr
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Williams Street Rep presents Any Other Name
Mar. 17, 2017 - Apr. 2, 2017 , March 17, 18, 24, 25, 31 | April 1 @ 8pm March 19, 25, 26 | April 2 @ 3pm
March 17 - April 2 Select Weekend Dates Tickets start at $32.50* Written by George Brant LAB Series selection | 2015/2016 Season A dark comedy (or light tragedy) about poetry, madness, and identity theft in Victorian England. Edward and his American wife, Margaret, are starving for his art. Surely there must ...More Info
Cost: $32.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Breakfast With The Bunny
Apr. 1, 2017 - Apr. 8, 2017 , 9:30-11 am Saturdays
While you are enjoying a traditional breakfast buffet, the Easter Bunny will hop through the room making stops at each table. There will be small crafts available for children two years & older. Each family member must be pre-registered. All children must be accompanied by adult. No reserved seats. Reg. Code:231819-01...More Info
Cost: $12 per person (2 years & under free) Event Type: Holiday
Park Place Banquets
406 W. Woodstock St.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 477-5871
Easter Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast
Apr. 8, 2017 - Apr. 8, 2017 , 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Kids, bring your baskets to fill up with plastic eggs, its time for the annual Egg Hunt! Find eggs filled with candy, small toys, or tickets to win a prize basket. This free event is on Saturday, April 8 and starts at 10:00AM sharp rain or shine at Village Hall, so see you there! Age groups are: 0-2, 3-4, 5-7, and...More Info
Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Family Bingo & Pizza Night
Apr. 21, 2017 - Apr. 21, 2017 , 6 pm- 8 pm
Bring the whole family out for a fun evening of pizza, bingo, and of course, prizes! All family members MUST register. No walk-in registration will be allowed. Reg. Deadline:4/14/17 Reg. Code: 251401-01...More Info
Cost: $10 per person Event Type: Family
Grand Oaks Recreation Center
1401 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
Junk in Your Trunk Community Sale
Apr. 22, 2017 - Apr. 22, 2017 , 9:00am to 1:00pm
Imagine treasure hunting at scores of garage sales without driving all day. Shop the parking lot of Village Hall from 9am to 1pm for some great deals. Our sale is a great opportunity to clear out your closets, basements and storage units and sell items directly from your vehicle. Spots for sellers are limited to the...More Info
Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Wheels and Deals Sale
Apr. 22, 2017 - Apr. 22, 2017 , 9:00am to 1:00pm
Looking for a good used bike, trike, skateboard or stroller? Clearing out unused / outgrown ones from your garage? Let's wheel & deal! Sellers: drop off your items between 7:30-9am at Village Hall. You determine the selling price, we co-op the sale, and you receive 80% of the price on items sold. Unsold items must...More Info
Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Saturday Night Dance
Apr. 29, 2017 - Apr. 29, 2017 , 7-10 PM
Choose a partner (singles and couples are welcome), and swing and sway your way to a wonderful evening in our newly-renovated Main Beach Pavilion. A 45-minute dance lesson with Jim & Barbara Finn starts the fun! Refreshments and Lemonade included. Reg. Deadline:3 days prior to class. Reg.Code: 230701-02(Samba) Ages ...More Info
Cost: Resident Fee$10/Program Fee $12 Event Type: Recreation
Main Beach Pavilion
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 459-0680
uncorking Chilean Wine and Food Pairing
Apr. 29, 2017 - Apr. 29, 2017 , 6PM-9PM
Uncork, explore & enjoy wines of MontGras Winery located in Palmilla, Chile. Wine reception with passed hors d oeuvres followed by a five course dinner paired with wines from this winery....More Info
Cost: $80 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Mother Daughter Tea
Apr. 30, 2017 - Apr. 30, 2017 , 12:30-2 PM & 3-4:30 PM
This popular spring event for mothers,daughters, and ladies of all ages celebrates the generations. Girls are encouraged to bring their favorite doll. Reg. Deadline:April 21 Reg.Code:231909-01(12:30- 2pm) Reg.Code:231909-02(3-4:40pm) ...More Info
Cost: $18 Adult / $12 Child(4-12yrs) Event Type: Family
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Rd.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 477-5873
Run Thru the Hills
Apr. 30, 2017 - Apr. 30, 2017 , 8:00am
Since 1999 participants have enjoyed this popular, challenging course in the rolling terrain and streets that surround Woods Creek Lake. Join us on Sunday, April 30 at 8am where the race kicks off from the AMC Theaters for this annual race event. 5k Ruck Run/Walk Rucking turns your race into a heart health boosting ...More Info
Event Type: Recreation
AMC Lake in the Hills 12 Theaters
311 Randall Road
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
"Let's Dance!"
May. 5, 2017 - May. 5, 2017 , 6-9 PM
Celebrating the Sounds & Songs of THE BIG BAND ERA "Let's Dance" $10 at Door/ Cash Bar Doors Open at 6 PM Performances 7 -9 PM...More Info
Cost: $10 At The Door-No Advance Ticket Sales Event Type: Live Music
Park Place
406 W. Woodstock St.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(815) 477-5871
Senior De Mayo Dinner
May. 5, 2017 - May. 5, 2017 , 5:00pm to 7:00pm
It's a Fiesta! Seniors ages 62 and older are invited to come out for our first annual celebration of Cinco de Mayo. This free event includes dinner, dancing and fun activities to celebrate this festive holiday. Pre-registration is required and can be done in our office, by mail, or by phone. Event takes place at Vill...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Wild, Wild West Food and Wine Pairing
May. 12, 2017 - May. 12, 2017 , 6PM-9PM
Explore the west through the wines of Chehalem Winery, Willamette Valley, Oregon. Chehalem makes sustainability a priority in farming their vineyards and making of their wines. Wine reception with passed hors d oeuvres followed by a five course dinner paired with wines from this winery....More Info
Cost: $80 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Knife Skills 101
May. 13, 2017 - May. 13, 2017 , 11AM-2PM
In this hands-on class, you'll hone basic knife skills and practice the fundamental cutsmince, dice, brunoise, b√Ętonnet and julienne. Plus, learn few advanced techniques and tips for keeping all your knives maintained and sharp. You'll use these knife skills every time you cook. Light lunch served with wine at conclus...More Info
Cost: $55 Event Type: Culinary
Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus
2710 S. Country Club Road
Woodstock , IL 60098
815.338.1032
Mom & Son Dinosaur Adventure Night
May. 13, 2017 - May. 13, 2017 , 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us on Saturday, May 13 at 6:30pm for a dino-riffic night of fun! Activities include a fossil dig, T-Rex tattoo, special animal presentation by the Frog Lady and more. Bring your camera to capture all the special moments. Each child will receive a take home keepsake. Menu includes angus mini burger, chicken nugget...More Info
Cost: $35 residents / $42 non residents Event Type: Recreation
Village Hall
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
Take Me Fishing
May. 20, 2017 - May. 20, 2017 , 8:00am to 11:00am
Grab your tackle box, and an adult, and meet us at Turtle Island on Saturday, May 20 for a fun morning of fishing starting at 8am! We will take pictures of all the days catches, and even award a prize for biggest catch! You need to bring your own fishing gear, snacks will be provided. Fish love to bite rain or shine...More Info
Cost: $5 residents/$6 non residents Event Type: Recreation
Turtle Island
290 1/2 Indian Trail
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
(847) 960-7460
WSR presents Guys and Dolls
Jun. 30, 2017 - Jul. 23, 2017 , June 30 | July 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22 @ 8pm July 2, 9, 16, 19, 23 @ 3pm
An oddball romantic comedy that follows gambler Nathan Detroit as he tries to find the cash to set up the biggest craps game in town while the authorities breathe down his neck; meanwhile, his girlfriend, nightclub performer Adelaide, laments that theyve been engaged for 14 years. Nathan turns to fellow gambler Sky Ma...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $32.50* Event Type: Performing Arts
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Preschool Academy Registration
Feb. 1, 2017 - Aug. 31, 2017
Our philosophy is to promote the social, physical, and cognitive growth of the child through a variety of individual and group activities that are developmentally age appropriate and will help them to be successful in school. We encourage and help guide the child in developing independence, responsibility, and problem ...More Info
Cost: fees based on resident/non resident status Event Type: Educational
Village of Lake in the Hills Parks & Recreation Department
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60073
8479607460
Geocache Across McHenry County GeoSeries
Now - Jan. 1, 2018 , Ongoing
GeoSeries are specifically designed to turn your next staycation, day trip or geocaching expedition into an extraordinary adventure. Cache Your Way Across McHenry County GeoSeries highlights 15 of the best District spots where gamers will be led along unique trails, under bridges, to historic sites, or in the middle of...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Outdoors
McHenry County Conservation District Sites
18410 US Highway 14
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-6223
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
Lost Valley Nature Detectives - Self-Guided Explorations at Glacial Park
Now - Jan. 31, 2106
It's a beautiful day for hiking, bird watching, and wildlife tracking! Start your adventures at Lost Valley Visitor Center where each month a new topic is featured. Indoor displays and activities will get you ready for an outdoor exploration. Check out the free exploration backpack to borrow binoculars and field guides...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Outdoors
Lost Valley Visitor Center, Glacial Park
Rt. 31 & Harts Rd
Ringwood, IL 60072
815.678.4532
Community Rummage Sale
Now - 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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