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August 2019

Bull Riding at McHenry County Fair

$5 – $7
August 1 · 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
McHenry County Fairgrounds 11900 Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL United States

7:00 PM Next Level Pro Bull Riding including Mutton Busting and Barrel Racing. Buy tickets online for $5 before 4 pm on July 29th, tickets will be $7 after that date and at the fairgrounds. Pit Pass available on site only. Find more info here. Mutton busting and Barrel Racers must pre-register

Tractor Pull at McHenry County Fair

$5 – $7
August 2 · 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
McHenry County Fairgrounds 11900 Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL United States

11 am Midwest Tractor and Truck Pulls including Antique Tractor Pulls - Free Event 6:30 PM Midwest Truck and Tractor Pulls (Buy tickets online for $5 before 4 pm on July 29th, tickets will be $7 after that date and at the fairgrounds. $15 Pit Pass available on site only. Good for both Tractor and Truck Pulls.) Find more information here.

Live Music at McHenry County Fair

$15
August 3 · 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
McHenry County Fairgrounds 11900 Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL United States

Femmes of Rock - and Ted Nugent will play on Saturday, August 3, 2019. First band starts at 8:00 pm grandstand opens at 7 pm. TICKETS ARE ALMOST SOLD OUT - get yours here

Demolition Derby at McHenry County Fairgrounds

$8 – $10
August 4 · 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
McHenry County Fairgrounds 11900 Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL United States

4WD Promotions LLC. Demolition Derby Heats - 1 PM Combine Demolition Derby - 4 PM Demolition Derby Heats - 5:30 PM ONE ticket will get you in to all 3 events. Buy tickets online for $8 before 4 pm on July 29th, tickets will be $10 after that date and at the fairgrounds. Purchase Demo Derby tickets here

Blues, Brews & BBQ

$7 – $75
August 16 · 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Petersen Park 4311 Lakewood Road
McHenry, IL United States

The Rotary Club of McHenry's three-day fest presented by D.C. Cobb's is a premier event of the summer. Enjoy renowned blues artists, delicious BBQ & other fare, plus an impressive array of craft brews and other libations. Proceeds benefit local and global academic and humanitarian causes. Join us! Find more info here.

Blues, Brews & BBQ

$7 – $75
August 17 · 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Petersen Park 4311 Lakewood Road
McHenry, IL United States

The Rotary Club of McHenry's three-day fest presented by D.C. Cobb's is a premier event of the summer. Enjoy renowned blues artists, delicious BBQ & other fare, plus an impressive array of craft brews and other libations. Proceeds benefit local and global academic and humanitarian causes. Join us! Find more info here.

Blues, Brews & BBQ

$7 – $75
August 18 · 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Petersen Park 4311 Lakewood Road
McHenry, IL United States

The Rotary Club of McHenry's three-day fest presented by D.C. Cobb's is a premier event of the summer. Enjoy renowned blues artists, delicious BBQ & other fare, plus an impressive array of craft brews and other libations. Proceeds benefit local and global academic and humanitarian causes. Join us! Find more info here.

Summer Sunset Festival

FREE
August 30 · 3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Sunset Park 5200 Miller Road
Lake in the Hills, IL United States

The Summer Sunset Festival is an annual event that offers the community an opportunity to enjoy a wealth of activities, food and entertainment as the summer season comes to a close.  This three-day event will be held at Sunset Park, 5200 Miller Road, from Friday through Sunday over Labor Day weekend. Admission is FREE, the only costs are the food/beverages and the carnival. As always, the main stage provides a focal point of entertainment, with a full line-up of musicians and the Got Talent? competition,…

Summer Sunset Festival

FREE
August 31 · 9:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sunset Park 5200 Miller Road
Lake in the Hills, IL United States

The Summer Sunset Festival is an annual event that offers the community an opportunity to enjoy a wealth of activities, food and entertainment as the summer season comes to a close.  This three-day event will be held at Sunset Park, 5200 Miller Road, from Friday through Sunday over Labor Day weekend. Admission is FREE, the only costs are the food/beverages and the carnival. As always, the main stage provides a focal point of entertainment, with a full line-up of musicians and the Got Talent? competition,…

September 2019

Summer Sunset Festival

FREE
September 1 · 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Sunset Park 5200 Miller Road
Lake in the Hills, IL United States

The Summer Sunset Festival is an annual event that offers the community an opportunity to enjoy a wealth of activities, food and entertainment as the summer season comes to a close.  This three-day event will be held at Sunset Park, 5200 Miller Road, from Friday through Sunday over Labor Day weekend. Admission is FREE, the only costs are the food/beverages and the carnival. As always, the main stage provides a focal point of entertainment, with a full line-up of musicians and the Got Talent? competition,…

Fall Family Fest

$5 – $7
September 7 · 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lions Park Cary, IL United States

Plan a day of autumn fun in the sun at the annual Fall Family Fest in Lions Park on Saturday, September 7 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm. A full offering of family friendly fall activities await you including hayrides, pony rides, crafts, pumpkin patch and more. A petting zoo with a wide variety of animals for you to meet, pet and feed is also available. Don’t forget to bring your camera and take advantage of the many wonderful family photo opportunities…

Truck Off

September 7 · 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
McHenry County Fairgrounds 11900 Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL United States

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpoilRTxgpk Truck Off is where foodies from all over Chicagoland throw down on the best food trucks, and enjoy live music, entertainment and family activities. Stay tuned for the 2019 food truck roster! Find more info here.

Huntley Fall Fest 5K

September 21 · 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Betsey Warrington Park Huntley, IL United States

Join us as Kopf Running presents the 2nd annual Huntley Fall Fest 5K and Kids Dash as part of Huntley Fall Fest! The race will benefit Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK), an organization committed to mobilizing school professionals, families and communities to take actions that lead to healthy eating, physical activity and healthier schools where kids thrive. Kopf Running, the presenting sponsor, has a personal connection to the organization, as the husband and wife team raise funds every year for AFHK…

2nd Annual RCD Car & Bike Cruise

FREE
September 22 · 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rush Creek Distilling 1501 West Diggins Street
Harvard, IL United States

WE ARE SO EXCITED to be hosting the 2nd Annual RCD Car and Bike Cruise on Sunday, September 22nd from 11 AM to 4 PM! No entry fee. Perk N Pickle will be serving food 12 PM to 4 PM https://www.facebook.com/PERKNPICKLE Un-Hich'D will be playing from 1 PM - 4 PM facebook.com/unhichd Come to show off your special car or bike, see cool cars and motor cycles, enjoy live music, and delicious food!

Oktoberfest

$11 – $12
September 27 · 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cary Park District 255 Briargate Road
Cary, IL United States

Raise a glass of (root) beer, eat pretzels, and enjoy a lively Oktoberfest event. Enjoy a lunch of bratwurst with sauerkraut, warm German potato salad, cucumber sour cream salad, rye bread, and apple pie. The fee is $11 for Cary Park District residents and $12 for non-residents. The registration deadline is September 19 and refunds will not be issued after the deadline. Register online at carypark.com or at the Community Center. The Community Center is open Monday - Thursday, 5:30…

Farm Stroll

FREE
September 29 · 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
McHenry County IL United States

October 2019

Able by Pioneer at Fall Diddley

October 12 · 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Boone County Fairgrounds 8791 IL-76
Belvidere, IL 61008 United States

Visit our Able by Pioneer Center pop-up shop at Fall Diddley!

Fall Diddley

October 12 · 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Boone County Fairgrounds 8791 IL-76
Belvidere, IL 61008 United States

Able by Pioneer at Fall Diddley

October 13 · 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Boone County Fairgrounds 8791 IL-76
Belvidere, IL 61008 United States

Visit our Able by Pioneer Center pop-up shop at Fall Diddley!

Fall Diddley

October 13 · 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Boone County Fairgrounds 8791 IL-76
Belvidere, IL 61008 United States
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