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October 2019

Halloween Bash

$15 – $85
October 26 · 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

Raue Center’s Halloween Bash Featuring Dead Man’s Carnival Adult Tickets: $35 Youth Tickets (18 & under): $15 Family Pass (2 adults/2 youth): $85 (each addition youth ticket: $10) BUY NOW Family-Friendly Spooktacular! Live Music • Frightfully Scrumptious Treats (courtesy of 1776) • Sideshow Wonders • Scavenger Hunts • Fun & Games for the whole family! Come one, Come all to the Dead Man’s Carnival!   Raue Center invites you to join us for a Spooktacular evening of Music, Festivities, Food and MORE! The evening will feature…

Hayrides at Hoffman Park

$7
October 26 · 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hoffman Park Cary, IL United States

The days are getting shorter while the nights grow long. Why not take advantage of the crisp, clear nights with some old fashioned hayride and campfire activities under the stars? Experience a full evening of fall fun and begin a new autumn tradition to get together and share with your family and friends. Hayrides are offered select Friday and Saturday nights from September 27-October 26. Hayride reservations include a 45 minute ride and 30 minutes of campfire time to roast…

Hayrides at Hoffman Park

$7
October 26 · 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
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Hoffman Park Cary, IL United States

The days are getting shorter while the nights grow long. Why not take advantage of the crisp, clear nights with some old fashioned hayride and campfire activities under the stars? Experience a full evening of fall fun and begin a new autumn tradition to get together and share with your family and friends. Hayrides are offered select Friday and Saturday nights from September 27-October 26. Hayride reservations include a 45 minute ride and 30 minutes of campfire time to roast…

A Country Christmas Arts & Crafts Show

$2
October 27 · 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Crystal Lake South High School 1200 S McHenry Ave
Crystal Lake, IL United States

Trick or Treat Trail

$5
October 27 · 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lions Park 1200 Silver Lake Rd
Cary, IL United States

Start your trick-or-treating a little early at the Cary Park District’s Trick or Treat Trail and collect a bag full of ghoul-icious treats and prizes. It’s an hour of outdoor Halloween happiness as parents and children walk along the trail in Lions Park playing games and collecting prizes. Children wear your costumes and bring your friends to join the spooktacular fun! Pre-registration is required. The Trick or Treat Trail is held Sunday, October 27 from 1:00-2:00 pm at Lions Park.…

DIY Lab

$20 – $65
October 30 · 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Muse Art & Co 135 Beardsley Street
Crystal Lake, IL United States

PICK YOUR PROJECT: Choose from adorable seasonal projects, wood signs, canvas painting or glass painting. You will be able to view the available projects inside the Event date you choose! Reservations are required for material prep. BYO Food & Drink Did you know that you can order a GRAZING BOX from our friends at FORK - IT FOODS / FORK IT GRAZING and it will be delivered to MUSE for you to enjoy while you create?

Ultimate Girls Night Out

October 30 · 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mixin Mingle McHenry 1118 N Green Street
McHenry, IL United States

Ultimate Girls Night Out is excited for you to join us at Mixin Mingle for our Halloween Trick Or Treating event! FREE SWAG BAGS to the first 25 guests!! TRICK OR TREATING for the little ones, and shopping for the ladies! We are going to have a fun-filled evening of shopping with our fabulous vendors / crafters who offer Cash & Carry, Specials, and Raffles for you to participate in. Children will be able to stop by each table to…

Halloween Party at Color Me Mine

October 31 · 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Color Me Mine 40 N Williams Street Ste J
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

Happy Halloween! Looking for a fun, creative way to spend Halloween? Join us to paint something - spooky or otherwise! Open 10am-9pm. You are also welcome to trick or treat with us in Downtown Crystal Lake! Walk-in welcome to all ages - and BYOB for those 21+.

November 2019

Nothin’ Up My Sleeve

$6 – $17
November 1 · 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

NOV 1 @ 7p Nothin’ Up My Sleeve Tickets start at $17* Student Tickets: $6* BUY NOW Time: 90 Minutes Genre: Live Magic Rating: PG Nothin’ Up My Sleeve celebrates 17 years of Family Fun Magic! Get ready for a spooktacular show filled with tricks and treats for the whole family! Children and adults alike will be mystified, dazzled and bamboozled by tricks, illusions and more as “Nothin’ Up My Sleeve” celebrates 17 years of family magic fun! A family-friendly magic variety show…

Green Living Expo

Free
November 2 · 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
McHenry County College 8900 US 14
Crystal Lake, IL 60012 United States

Explore the essentials of eco-friendly living at the 12th annual Green Living Expo. More than 100 area businesses, organizations, and artists will be on-site to demonstrate earth-friendly products, services, and unique educational opportunities. Attendees can browse and shop for sustainable household products, toys, skin and haircare, and bird feeders. MCC’s Center for Agrarian Learning will also exhibit with several local farmers who exemplify sustainable agriculture. FREE to attend! Exhibits and attractions include: Electric cars made by Tesla, Nissan, and BMW…

Pumpkin Roll & Pumpkin Smash

Free
November 2 · 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lions Park 1200 Silver Lake Rd
Cary, IL United States

Don’t know what to do with your Halloween pumpkin decorations? Upcycle them into a fun Pumpkin Roll & Pumpkin Smash event at Lions Park. Bring one pumpkin or many. Bring whole pumpkins or jack-o-lanterns. Roll your pumpkins down the sledding hill and see if it’s strong enough to make it across the finish line. You can roll individually or compete against others to the finish line for a prize ribbon. Next, take your pumpkins to the smash stalls for demolition…

Puzzle Palooza

November 2 · 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Racket Club 9101 South Route 31
Algonquin, IL United States

NEW! 2 Person and 4 Person teams race against each other to complete the same 500 piece puzzle. Bring snacks and enjoy an afternoon with family or friends. Ice cream sundae bar for all participants provided by Baskin Robbins Crystal Lake. Awesome prizes for winners. ALL AGES WELCOME Find more info here.

DIY Lab

$20 – $65
November 6 · 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Muse Art & Co 135 Beardsley Street
Crystal Lake, IL United States

PICK YOUR PROJECT: Choose from adorable seasonal projects, wood signs, canvas painting or glass painting. You will be able to view the available projects inside the Event date you choose! Reservations are required for material prep. BYO Food & Drink Did you know that you can order a GRAZING BOX from our friends at FORK - IT FOODS / FORK IT GRAZING and it will be delivered to MUSE for you to enjoy while you create?

Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge Workshop

$20
November 7 · 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Colonel Palmer House 660 East Terra Cotta Ave
Crystal Lake, IL United States

Time: 4:00 PM Location: Colonel Palmer House, 660 E. Terra Cotta Ave, Crystal Lake Ages 11-18 Attention Scouts! Take a journey to the historic Colonel Palmer House to dive into the fascinating history of the government that holds our nation together. This workshop will take you through all the requirements you need to fulfill the Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge This workshop is created to aid in the completion of Boy Scouts of America merit badges. Anyone is welcome…

The Grinch Kids Night Out

$30
November 8 · 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Color Me Mine 40 N Williams Street Ste J
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

It's that time of the year again to bring good cheer - but don't let the Grinch see you! Your child can join us for some holiday fun to watch The Grinch and complete a fun and festive project! They'll also eat pizza, play games, make friends, and have fun! Parents are encouraged to drop off their kids to enjoy Downtown Crystal Lake while their kids have some creative fun. If you and your child would feel more comfortable parents…

CTCC Performance: The Great American Talent Show

$5 – $6
November 8 · 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cary Park District 255 Briargate Road
Cary, IL United States

The Cary Park District’s Children’s Theater Company of Cary will host a performance of The Great American Talent Show on Friday, November 8. The play is written by Joseph Robinette. The performance will be held at the Community Center, 255 Briargate Road, Cary beginning at 7:00 pm. Twelve actors in second to fifth grades have been developing confidence, creativity, and working on memorization and listening skills by being a part of the Children’s Theater Company of Cary. The cast has…

DIY Lab

$20 – $65
November 13 · 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Recurring Event (See all)
Muse Art & Co 135 Beardsley Street
Crystal Lake, IL United States

PICK YOUR PROJECT: Choose from adorable seasonal projects, wood signs, canvas painting or glass painting. You will be able to view the available projects inside the Event date you choose! Reservations are required for material prep. BYO Food & Drink Did you know that you can order a GRAZING BOX from our friends at FORK - IT FOODS / FORK IT GRAZING and it will be delivered to MUSE for you to enjoy while you create?

9th Annual Leggee Elementary Holiday Craft Fair

November 16 · 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Huntley High School 13719 Harmony Road
Huntley, IL United States

Join us for the 9th Annual Leggee Elementary Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, November 16, 9am-2pm, at Huntley High School! 125 + CRAFTERS/VENDORS FREE ADMISSION W/FOOD DONATION BAKE SALE, RAFFLE & FOOD COURT Email leggeecraftfair@gmail.com for more information.  

Frozen Princess Party featuring Elsa

$10
November 17 · 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Color Me Mine 40 N Williams Street Ste J
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States

It's getting chilly outside! The Snow Queen is joining us for a special event full of painting, princesses, friends, and fun! You won't want to miss out on this royal ball! Put on your princess dress and join your favorite snow queen for some magical painting time, a glitter tattoo, and a snack! $10 covers each princess's studio fee, glitter tattoo, and snack. Just pay for piece on day of event! We fill up fast so sign up today! Price…

Gnome Paint-A-Long

$30
November 20 · 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Muse Art & Co 135 Beardsley Street
Crystal Lake, IL United States

No experience necessary.... Just paint - a -long with the artist instructor to create the featured painting! Everyone goes home with a masterpiece! Doors open at 15 minutes before event. Reservations required online with a credit card. Limited seating. BYOB STUDIO - valid id required Get your tickets today!

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