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Groundhog Day Trivia

Jan. 29, 2021 - Jan. 29, 2021 , 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Stage Left Cafe
125 W Van Buren St
Woodstock, IL 60098
How many times have you seen the movie Groundhog Day? Come test your knowledge and your memory against visitors from across the country for prizes and fun. Space is limited ...

Welcoming of the Groundhog

Jan. 29, 2021 - Jan. 29, 2021 , 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Woodstock Opera House
121 W Van Buren St
Woodstock, IL 60098
Groundhog Day festivities will be held outside of the Woostock Opera House so dress warm! ...

Groundhog Days Bags Tournament

Jan. 30, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , 12:00 PM
Ortmann's Red Iron Tavern
101 E Church St
Woodstock, IL 60098
For those of you who love tossing bags in the summer, here is a new twist. There will be a Bags Tournament outside in the cold and snow as part of the Groundhog Day festivities in Woodstock, IL on Saturday, January 30th. The event will help raise funds for Christmas Clearing House. It begins with ... ...

Ice Fishing Tournament

Jan. 30, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Woods Creek Lake in Lake in the Hills
147 Hilltop
Lake in the Hills, IL 60125
Ready your fishing poles! The annual Lake in the Hills Ice Fishing Tournament returns on January 30, 2021. Anglers will cast their lines in Woods Creek Lake from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., and the winners will be recognized at an award ceremony to wrap up the tournament from 11:30 a.m. to noon. We’ll ... ...

Snow What! Let's Putt Family Golf Event

Jan. 30, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lippold Family Golf Center
Lippold Park 851 West Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Bundle up and tee up for our first ever Family Mini Golf Event! Lippold Family Golf Center's miniature golf courses will be open for one day only this winter season. While playing our 18 hole course, families will complete fun challenges and have the opportunity to win prizes! Registration deadline ... ...

Winter Market | Woodstock Farmers Market

Jan. 30, 2021 - Jan. 30, 2021 , 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
McHenry County Fairgrounds
12015 Country Club Rd.
Woodstock, IL 60098
Join the following vendors for our winter market season! The following vendors will be joining us for our 2020 Winter Market Season: Mentoring Gardens Granola Blue Loom Bridge ‘N Sweets Deerland Dairy Glas All Naturals Mimi’s Pet Treats Soap of the Earth Lucky ... ...

Official Groundhog Day Ceremony

Feb. 2, 2021 - Feb. 2, 2021 , 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Historic Woodstock Square
121 W Van Buren St
Woodstock, IL 60098
Will he see his shadow or won't he? Will we have 6 more weeks of winter or is spring right around the corner? Come for all the festivities with our own Groundhog Day polka band. It's all free but don't forget your booties 'cuz it's cold out there. ...

Crystal Lake Park District Snowbird Softball

Feb. 6, 2021 - Feb. 6, 2021 , 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Lippold Park
851 W. Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Get a team together and enter our 16" Snowbird Softball Tournament. Weather permitting, games will e played at the Boncosky Softball Complex of Lippold Park. A single elimination with consolation division guarantees all teams a minimum of two games. Registration deadline Jan 22. Face coverings ... ...

Crystal Lake Park District Chili Open

Feb. 13, 2021 - Feb. 13, 2021 , 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Ages 18 & Up - (Golfers play a 9-hole, par 32 course on the frozen lake! All foursomes will receive a gift and bowl of chili "to go. "Foursomes are every 6 minutes starting at 8AM. Arrive 10 Minutes prior to tee time. CODE: 230412. Registration deadline February 7. (No glass bottles on ... ...

Snow Volleyball Tournament

Feb. 13, 2021 - Feb. 13, 2021 , 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Come join the coolest volleyball event ever! Only for Adults 21 and older, this event includes organized volleyball games in the snow with many breaks for hot chili and cold adult beverages (included-limited!) Bring your friends to compete in the 4 person recreation division or if you are a competitive ... ...

Sweet Barks Social

Feb. 13, 2021 - Feb. 13, 2021 , 9:00 - 10:00 AM
Lake in the Hills Bark Park
9027 Haligus Road Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
Valentine’s Day is coming soon. During the month of love, don’t forget to celebrate your furry, four-legged friend! Our pups are loyal work-from-home companions, adventurous sidekicks, movie buddies, and all-around best pals. Show them some puppy love by bringing them to the Sweet Barks ... ...

Daddy Daughter Date

Feb. 20, 2021 - Feb. 20, 2021 , 2:00 - 8:00 PM
Lake in the Hills
600 Harvest Gate
Lake in the Hills, IL 60156
It’s the sweetest time of year to hang out with the little cupcake in your life! Bring your sweetheart to our Daddy Daughter Date on February 20 to make memories that will last a lifetime. We’ll dance, snack, and take photos for the fridge with our giant candy props! Kids will leave with ... ...

Crystal Lake Racket Club's Forts on the Courts

Mar. 13, 2021 - Mar. 13, 2021 , 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Racket Club
9101 S. Route 31
Algonquin, IL 60014
We supply sheets of cardboard and duct do the rest! Prizes will be awarded for favorite forts! Families or teams of four are encouraged to participate. Ice cream will be available after fort building. Minimal pre-constructed pieces allowed. Teams should bring additional materials (fabric, ... ...


Mar. 13, 2021 - Mar. 14, 2021 , 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center 800 S. Route 31 Crystal Lake, IL
800 S. Route 31
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
FREE ADMISSION & PARKING TO THE CRYSTAL LAKE HOME & GARDEN SHOW! PROVIDING YOU WITH THE LATEST PRODUCTS & SERVICES TO IMPROVE YOUR HOME! The Crystal Lake Home and Garden Show returns to the Holiday Inn Hotel Conference Center on September 26th & 27th for McHenry County’s most popular ... ...

Crystal Lake Bunny Quest

Mar. 27, 2021 - Mar. 27, 2021 , 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Lippold Park
851 West Route 176
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Crystal Lake, we need your help! A bunny has been spotted hiding eggs in our parks! Clues have been left with various Park District employees and they need your help to solve them and find all of the hidden eggs. Grab your family and join us on our quest to find the eggs hidden throughout our parks. ... ...

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