We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers, but please confirm dates, times, and availability before attending an event. Events are posted on Little Lake County from information found on, but not limited to, attraction sites, government city sites; as well as submissions from individual attractions, press releases and PR firms. All events are subject to change without notice and Little Lake County cannot be held responsible.
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4H 4th of July A Heart for Animals ADA hike after school club Airplanes Algonquin Algonquin Area Library Algonquin Area Public Library Algonquin Commons Algonquin Library Algonquin Outdoor Pool Algonquin Park District Algonquin Police Department Algonquin Pool Algonquin Recreation Algonquin Village Hall Algonquin- Lake in the Hills Food Pantry Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Chamber all ages all ages f alla ges AMC Theatres America's Cardboard Boat Regatta American Legion American Legion Post 253 amilies amphibians Animal House Shelter Animal Program animals animation apples Arbor Day Arboretum of South Barrington art Art Fair Art Festival art show arts & crafts ASL astronomy Atrocious Poets author event autism babies baby playtime baby storytime Back to Basics Pediatrics Baird & Warner - Algonquin Baird & Warner - Far Northwest Suburbs Ballet Balloon Animals balloon artist Barbara Key Park Bark Park Dog Park barn raising Barnes & Noble Barnes & Noble Crystal Lake Barrington Barrington Area Library Barrington Area Public Library Barrington Hills Barrington Park District Barrington Suzki String Behavioral Perspective Bella's Bouncies Ben's Bubble Show Best Brains of Algonquin Betsey Warrington Park Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes Beyond Stable Farm bicycle recycling Bicycles Bike Rodeo bike safety Bikes biking bilingual program BINGO bird the preserves birding Birds Black Friday Blackhawk Area Council Blackhawk Council Blarney Island blocks blood drive board games Boat Rides Bohl Farm Market Place bonfire Book Fair book swap Bounce House Bounce Houses Boy Scouts Breastfeeding Brink Street Market bubbles Bugs building Buisness Trick or Treat Burnell C. Russell Municipal Complex butterflies Calvin Spencer Park Camp Life campfire candlight walk candy drop canned food drive Car Seat Check Car Seat Checks Car Show Car Shows cardboard boat regatta Carnival caroling Carollers cars cartoons Cary Cary Area Public Library Cary Crove Chamber Cary Fire Protection District Cary Firefighters Association Cary Grove AmVets Cary Grove Chamber Cary Main Street Fest Cary Park District Cary Park District Community Center Cary Pool Cary-Grove High School Centegra Breastfeeding Resource Center and Services Centegra Huntley Hospital chalk art Character Visit charity event cheer cheerleading Chess Chessie's Restaurant Chick-fil-A children's theater Childrens Concert Christmas Christmas Concert Christmas of Yesteryear circuits Citizens Park City of Crystal Lake City of Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department City of Crystal Lake Sustainability Committe City of Harvard City of McHenry Civil War Encapment Clarendale coding Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group Colonel Palmer House Color Me Mine Comics Community Center community clean-up Community Picnic Concert Concerts Contests Cop on a Rooftop Coral Woods Conservation Area costume contest costumed character Costumed Characters Crabtree Nature Center craft crafts Crosby Elementary School Cruise Nights Crysta Lake Crystal Ice House Crystal Lake Crystal Lake American Legion Crystal Lake Chamber of commerce Crystal Lake Community Band Crystal Lake Farmers Market Crystal Lake Food Pantry Crystal Lake High School Crystal Lake Main Beach Crystal Lake Park District Crystal Lake Park District Nature Center Crystal Lake Plaza Crystal Lake Police Department Crystal Lake Public Library cultural event cultural festival CYT Dakotah's Reptiles Dance dance party dance performance Dancewerks day off events Day out with Thomas Deicke Park developmental screening Diaper Bank of Northern Illinois diaper drive digital studio dinosaurs District 47 DJ Dogs Dolphin Swim Club Down Syndrome Downtown Crystal Lake Downtown Crystal Lake/Main Street Dr. Mann Dr. Seuss Dunkin' Donuts Earth Day Easter Easter bunny Easter Egg Hunt Eastgate Branch egg hunt Elgin Pediatric Therapy Emrickson Park Emricson Park Encore Youth Choir engineering Environmental Defenders of McHenry County exploring nature expo f amilies face painting Fair fall Fall Festival Familes families family movie Family reading Night Family Swim Farm Event Farmer's Markets in McHenry farmers market Father's Day festival festival Kite Festival Fire Open House fire trucks Fireworks FIRST Tech Challenge First United Methodist Church of Harvard Fishing Fishing Derby flick n' float FLRSG Chamber Food food donation food drive Food Trucks Fourth of July Fox Lake Fox Lake Community garden Fox Lake Community Garden Green Fox Lake District Library Fox Lake Police Department Fox River Grove Fox River Grove Memorial Library Fox River Grove Middle School Fox River Grove Village Hall Foxford Hills Golf Club Free Comic Book Day free meal free movies free ticket required frisbee golf frogs fundraiser Galt Airport game night games Gannon Family Log Cabin gardening Gary Lang Auto Group General Store GiGi's Playhouse Girls Girls Scouts of Northern Illinois Give Back Giveaways Glacial Park & Lost Valley Visitor Center Glacial Park Conservation Area Grace Lutheran Church Grand Oaks Recreation Center Grand Opening Grant Community High School green events Green Street Green Street Cruise Night Green Street Municipal Lot Greenwood Elementary School Groundhog day Hallmark Gold Crown Store Halloween halloween crafts Halloween party Halloween storytime Hanukkah Happy Tails Ranch Harms farm and garden center Harvard Harvard Chamber Harvard Chevrolet Buick & GMC Harvard Community Radio Harvard Diggins Library Haunted Hayride Haunted House Hay Ride hay rides Hayrides Health & Safety Helicopters Heritage Park Hermann Park Hickory Grove Conservation Area hike hiking Historic Village Hall Historic Woodstock Square History History Program hockey holiday holiday concert Holiday Festival Holiday Hills holiday movie holiday movies holiday open house holiday parade holiday train holidays home & business expo Home Depot Homeschool Homeschooling Horse Drawn Carriage Rides Horse Fair Park Horses Hot Air Balloons Huntley Huntley Area Public Library Huntley Farmers Market Huntley Park District Huntley Town Square Huntley Veteran’s Memorial Huntly ice fishing ice hockey Ice House Mall Illinois Bicentennial Illinois Department of Natural Resources Illinois Railway Museum Illinois State Police improv in store event ince skating Indian Oaks Trail Indian Trail Beach indoor farmers market Indoor Trick or Treat Inflatables Ingelside International Migratory Bird Day Irish Dancers Island Lake Jacobs High School Jaycee Park Jefferson School Jennifer Ostler Photography Jigglejam Jim Gill Johnsburg Johnsburg Library Johnsburg Public Library District Juggler juggling Keep Woodstock Beautiful Ken Carpenter Park kids and nature kids cooking class kindergarten kindergarteners kindergartners Kite festival kites Knox Park Kris Kringle Winter Market LaBahn Hain House Ladd Park Lake County Astronomical Society Lake in the Hills Lake in the Hills Parks and Rec Lake in the Hills Police Department Lake in the Hills Public Works Lake in the Hills Recreation Department Lakefront Park Lakemoor Lakemoor Parks and Rec Lakeside Arts Park at the Dole Lakeside Festival Lakewood Laura Doherty LEGO LEGO League Robots Leroy Guy Park LGBTQ library movie library movies library music program Library Progam library program library programs Lily Lake Lincoln Prairie Elementary Linda M. Barrett Productions Lions Park LITH LITH Airport LITH Safety Education Center live m usic Live Music Live Reindeer living history Living Water Lutheran Church Lost Valley Visitor Center Magic Show makerspace Makey Makey Maple Syrup Maranatha Assembly of God Church Marengo Marengo Park District Marengo Ridge Conservation Area Marengo-Union Library District Martin Luther King Jr. Day Marvin's Toy Store Matrix 4 McHenry McHenry Area Historical Society McHenry Area Jaycees McHenry Chamber McHenry City Band McHenry County College McHenry County College Chorus McHenry County College Concer Band McHenry County Community College McHenry County Conservation District McHenry County Fair McHenry County Fairgrounds McHenry County Historical Society McHenry County Youth Orchestra McHenry Dam McHenry Downtown Indoor Theater McHenry Historical Society McHenry Living McHenry Old Navy McHenry Park District McHenry Police Department McHenry Public Library McHenry Public Library District McHenry Recreation Center media memorial Memorial Day Memorial Day Parade Memorial Day Service Memorial Hall Merkel Aquatic Center Messiah Michael's Michael's Kids Club Middle School Middle Schoolers Military Milk Days Millennium Park Miller's Point Miss Jamie's Farm MLK Day Mo Williams model trains Moms Group Moraine Hills State Park Mother's Day movie Movie in the Park movies Movies in the Park Mrs. Claus Museum Program music musical theater naature National Library Week National Night Out nature Nature Program nature walk Nerf New Years Eve Nippersink Nippersink Library no school days Norge Ski Club Northern Illinois Food Bank Northwest Suburban Astronomers Nutcracker Oakwood Hills Oakwood Hills Parks & Recreation Oktoberfest open bounce open gym Open House open play open skate Open Swim Options and Advocacy oragami Outdoor Concert Outdoor Concerts Outdoor Movie Outdoor Movies outdoor storytime outdoors owls P.C. pajama storytime panckae breakfast Panera Bread Parade parent child volunteering Parent Program parents parents day out parents night out Parisek Park Park District Program Park in The Square Park Place Banquets Parties with Character Pediatric Dental Associates performance pet parade Pete the Cat Petersen Farm Petersen Park Peterson Park pets petting zoo photo booth Picnic Grove Park Pink Pearls & Girly Girls Pistakee Bay playdoh Pleasant Valley poetry Polar Express Pony Rides Port Barrington Potty Duck potty training Powers Walker House Prairie Grove Prairieview Education Center preschool preschool fair preschool storytime preschoolers Princesses Prizes Public Works Open House pumpin painting pumpkin decorating pumpkin roll pumpkin smash Pumpkins Puppet Show puppets puzzles PWC Chiropractic Race Sport Lighting Raffles Raue Center For The Arts Read Between the Lynes read for the record day Real Life Church of the Nazarene recycling event ree lighting Registration Required reindeer Reptiles Richmond Richmond Brathaus Richmond Fire Department Richmond Police Department Rides Ringwood Riot for Riddick river dyeing River East Public Library Riverbottom Ice Cream Co. Riverfront Park Robotics Rock Climbing Rolling Meadows Rolling Meadows Fire Department Rotary Club of Cary-Grove Royal Wedding Rush Creek Conservation Area Safety Safety Education Center Safety Event safety seats Safety Town Sage YMCA Saint Peter & Paul Catholic School Santa Santa Arrival Santa Visit Scary Stories scavenger hunt sceince school age school ages SCience scouting sensory events sensory friendly sensory friendly movie sensory storytime Shamrock Hills Park Showtime Theatre Sign Language sing-along Sing-along Messiah skateboard ski jump Skiing sleigh rides slime making Smart Wash snakes Snapology Snapology of McHenry snow sculpting snowshoe Softball sotrytime South Barrington South Barrington Park District spanish language storytime Spanish Program special event Special Events special needs special needs holiday party special needs music program special needs open gym special needs storytime special olympics Spella Park Spring Grove Spring Grove Park & Recreation Springbrook Community Church St. Barnabas Lutheran Church St. Bede School St. Joseph's Activity Center St. Patrick's Day St. Patrick's Day parade St. Paul's United Church of Christ Star Wars Star Wars Day STEAM STEM Sterne's Woods & Fen Sterne's Woods and Fen Stevns Park Stillman Nature Center Stonehill Center storytelling storytime storytimes Storytown student art Sugar Maples Summer Concert Summer Concert Series Summer Concerts summer festival Summer Fun Summer Movie Series Summer Movies summer reading Summer Reading Club Summer Reading Program Sunset Park Sunset Park Splash Pad Superheroes Swimming teen teens Thanksgiving Thanksgiving storytime The Colonel Palmer House The Frog Lady The Golden Ratio The Green Read The Hollows Conservation Area The James The Land Conservancy of McHenry County The McHenry Sunrise Rotary The Mental Health Resource League for McHenry County The Quarry Cable Park The Starline Factory Theater theater performance Theatre theatre performance therapy dog Thomas the Train tie dye toddlelrs toddler playtime toddler storytime toddlers Tom's Farm Market tot open gym Tot Swim Touch-a-Truck Town Square Towne Park Toys for Tots Train Ride Train Rides Trains Tree Lighting Trick or Treat trick or treat trail Trick or Treating Trunk or Treat try hockey free tween tweens twens Union Valentines Day Vendors Veteran's Day Veteran's Memorial park Victory Rock Fellowship video games Village Hall Village Hall Park Village of Algonquin Village of Barrington Village of Barrinigton Hills Village of Fox Lake Village of Holiday Hills Village of Huntley Village of Johnsburg Village of Lake in the Hills Village of Lakewood Village of Prairie Grove Village of Woodstock Voicesin Harmony Community and Chours Volo Volo Auto Museum Volo Bog Volo Bog State Natural Area volunteer Wauconda Food Pantry We Rock the Spectrum Kids Gym Week of the Young Child Wendy & DB West Beach Westosha Legacy Athletic Club Whispering Oaks Park Wii WiiU wildflowers winter winter festival WLAC Wodstock woldflowers Wonder Lake Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team Woodstock Woodstock Chamber of Commerce and Industry Woodstock Dance Academy Woodstock Farm and Lawn Center Woodstock Farmer's Market Woodstock Opera House Woodstock Public Library Woodstock recreation Center Woodstock Square Woodstock Water Works Working Bikes Cooperative World Migratory Bird Day Xtreme Wheels Roller Skating center Youth and Family Center of McHenry County youth art