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November 2018

Broken Oar’s Turkey Ball

Free
November 21 · 3:00 pm - November 23 · 3:00 am
Recurring Event (See all)
Broken Oar 614 Rawson Bridge Rd
Port Barrington, IL 60010 United States

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kH5RCfGPMa8 SAVE THE DATES!! Your THANKSGIVING WEEK party is at the BROKEN OAR during our TURKEY BALL 4-DAY PARTY!! Live the #OarLife with killer live music lineups and our Turkey Sweepstakes! HUGE OVERSIZED HEATED TENT! FREE KOOZIE & FREE T-SHIRT FOR FIRST 100 GUESTS EACH PERFORMANCE DAY FRIDAY 11/16 (DOORS OPEN 6PM): BELLA CAIN SATURDAY 11/17 (DOORS OPEN 3PM): CINFUL CHARLIE FOXTROT WEDDING BANNED LIBIDO FUNK CIRCUS SUNDAY 11/18: TURKEY SWEEPSTAKES 2pm – 6pm Featuring the Wheel Of Meat!! BLACK WEDNESDAY 11/21…

Black Wednesday at Sideouts

$5
November 21 · 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sideouts 4018 Roberts Road
Island Lake, IL United States

Henry’s Thanksgiving Hustle

Free – $25
November 22 · 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Marlowe Middle School 9625 Haligus Road
Lake in the Hills, IL United States

Henry’s Thanksgiving Day Hustle 5K & Kids Dash, presented by Kopf Running Thursday, November 22, 2018, 8:00am 5K; 8:45am Kids Dash Marlow Middle School, 9625 Haligus Rd, Lake in the Hills Henry’s Hustle benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association. For more information please visit www.henryshustle.com Timed 5K is $15 early bird now through September 30th, then $20 from October 1st through October 31st, then $25 from November 1st through race day, then race day is $30. Kids Dash is always free.

Lighting of the Square

Free
November 23 · 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Downtown Woodstock Van Buren & Dean Street
Woodstock, IL 60098 United States

Visit the beautiful and historic Square on the Friday after Thanksgiving and help the City of Woodstock usher in the official start to the holiday season.  With the flip of a switch, tens of thousands of twinkling lights are illuminated on Park trees and Square buildings, ushering in the magic of Christmas in a Victorian-era setting. While the lighting ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Park-in-the-Square, there are many wonderful holiday activities planned from 5:00-9:00 p.m., including holiday carolers,…

Lighting of the Square Mingler

November 23 · 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mixin Mingle Woodstock 124 Cass Street
Woodstock, IL United States

To celebrate the warmth and magic of Woodstock's annual Lighting of the Square tradition (attended by thousands), Mixin Mingle is hosting a mingler featuring unique finds from community businesses. The event will be open from 5pm-9pm, and you can watch the Lighting of the Square in front of our store at 7pm.

Festival of Lights Parade

Free
November 23 · 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Downtown Crystal Lake Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL United States

The Festival of Lights Parade is the traditional start to the season when Santa Claus comes to town! The evening is filled with lights, music, pageantry, and a little magic! The parade ends at the corner of Williams & Crystal Lake Avenue, when Santa throws his magic dust to light the 40-foot Community Christmas Tree! Find more info here.

Joe Diamond: 13th Hour

$25 – $100
November 23 · 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lakeside Legacy Arts Park 401 Country Club Road
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

Joe Diamond is the Mystery Performer everyone is quietly talking about. Some call him a mind reader, others call him psychic, and still more call him a magician. It doesn’t matter if you are a believer or a skeptic, we predict you will have a good time! Only 13 people will be admitted to his studio in the ‘supposedly haunted’ Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake for this unique experience. Minds will be read. The future predicted. The show concludes with…

Small Business Saturday

November 24 · 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
McHenry County IL United States

Holiday shoppers are encouraged to support the many small businesses throughout McHenry County. Read more about McHenry County's small merchants and why it matters.

Small Business Saturday Salute

November 24 · 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mixin Mingle Woodstock 124 Cass Street
Woodstock, IL United States

Join us for a salute to small business owners on Small Business Saturday! We will be open on Saturday November 24th, 2018 from 10am to 2pm at Mixin Mingle in Woodstock. Find more info here.

Christmas Parade

Free
November 25 · 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Downtown Woodstock Van Buren & Dean Street
Woodstock, IL 60098 United States

If you love parades (and who doesn't!) and are in the holiday spirit, be sure to join in welcoming Santa and Mrs. Claus as they join our Christmas Parade around the Square beginning at 2:00 PM on the Sunday after Thanksgiving.  After the Parade, come over to the old fire station behind City Hall and enjoy Cookies and Milk with Santa (and tell him what you want for Christmas!) hosted by the City of Woodstock. If you or your group would…

Tapestry Unraveled

$21
November 25 · 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

Raue Center For The Arts is excited to announce a unique and unforgettable tribute experience is coming to the stage in the 2018 – 2019 season! Don’t miss “Tapestry Unraveled: A Tribute to Carole King” featuring Tina Naponelli at 3 p.m. on November 25, 2018. “This show will send audiences home knowing more about background on the history of Carole King’s music,” says Raue Center Board President Tim Paul. “Tina Naponelli brings out all the memories with each Carole King song she performs. Along…

Heartache Tonight

$25
November 25 · 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

Heartache Tonight A Tribute to the Eagles NOV 25 @ 8p Tickets start at $25* Close your eyes and you’ll swear you’re hearing the real thing. From the powerful guitar duel in “Hotel California” to the shimmering harmonies of “Peaceful Easy Feeling,” Heartache Tonight delivers a true Eagles concert experience. With meticulous attention to detail, Heartache Tonight brings together music from all eras and incarnations of this huge rock powerhouse that produced hits for over four decades. This show will…

Ladies Night Out

Free
November 29 · 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Downtown Woodstock Van Buren & Dean Street
Woodstock, IL 60098 United States

Join us as the Woodstock Historic Square goes to the Ladies! Visit our event page frequently for updated information about the event and our participating businesses!

Ladies Night at Mixin Mingle

November 29 · 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mixin Mingle Woodstock 124 Cass Street
Woodstock, IL United States

Ladies Night Out is the most happenin' event of the year on the Woodstock Square. Hundreds of women from near and far come out to the shops and restaurants in this popular holiday outing. Traffic is pretty busy, and shoppers are looking for unique finds and a place to stop for a break with friends. It's so much fun! Find more info here.

Swingin’ Little Christmas

$50
November 29 · 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate the spirit of the holiday season with “A Swingin’ Little Christmas! Live in Concert” starring Jane Lynch and featuring Kate Flannery, Tim Davis and the Tony Guerrero Quartet at Raue Center For The Arts at 8 p.m. on November 29, 2018. “We are very proud to welcome the many talents of Jane Lynch to the Raue Center stage! ‘A Swingin’ Little Christmas’ promises to be a show full of memories to be talked about…

A Very Merry Huntley

November 30 · 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Huntley 11712 Coral Street
Huntley, IL United States

A VERY MERRY HUNTLEY - DAY 1 There is something for everyone at this 2-day event! At the Municipal Complex (10987 Main Street) Kris Kringle Market * Tree Decorating Contest Voting * Kids Room (free things for kids to do) * Huntley Holiday Express Train Ride (free) * Visit with Mrs. Claus * See Live Reindeer * Free Hot Chocolate & S'more Making At the Huntley Public Library (11000 Ruth Road) Be sure to register for the Library's Open House…

Luminaria Walk

$1 – $5
November 30 · 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Shamrock Park 6204 Hillside Road
Crystal Lake, IL United States

Enjoy a beautiful night under the stars as we light a trail through our magnificent Shamrock Hills Park. Campfires and hot cocoa will warm you up while listening to holiday songs performed by members of the Encore Youth Choir. Suggested donation (pay at the event) $1 per person/max $5 per family Donations to be used for Nature Center outdoor education programs Luminaria Walk at Shamrock Hills Park Date: Friday, November 30 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Location: Shamrock Hills Park, 6204 Hillside Rd, Crystal Lake…

Joe Diamond: 13th Hour

$25 – $100
November 30 · 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Lakeside Legacy Arts Park 401 Country Club Road
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

Joe Diamond is the Mystery Performer everyone is quietly talking about. Some call him a mind reader, others call him psychic, and still more call him a magician. It doesn’t matter if you are a believer or a skeptic, we predict you will have a good time! Only 13 people will be admitted to his studio in the ‘supposedly haunted’ Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake for this unique experience. Minds will be read. The future predicted. The show concludes with…

Puddles Pity Party

$29
November 30 · 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

NOV 30 @ 8p Puddles Pity Party as seen on AMERICA’S GOT TALENT! Tickets start @ $29* RaueNOW Member Price starts @ $20.30* Find more info here. The ‘Sad Clown with the Golden Voice’ is here with his heartfelt anthems and a suitcase full of Kleenex! This Pity Party is not all sadness and longing. The show is peppered with a brilliant sense of the absurd, mixing lots of humor with the awkward, tender moments. A veritable “Pagliacci by way of…

December 2018

A Very Merry Huntley

December 1 · 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Downtown Huntley 11712 Coral Street
Huntley, IL United States

A VERY MERRY HUNTLEY - DAY 1 There is something for everyone at this 2-day event! At the Municipal Complex (10987 Main Street) Kris Kringle Market * Tree Decorating Contest Voting * Kids Room (free things for kids to do) * Huntley Holiday Express Train Ride (free) * Visit with Mrs. Claus * See Live Reindeer * Free Hot Chocolate & S'more Making At the Huntley Public Library (11000 Ruth Road) Be sure to register for the Library's Open House…

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