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Dave Martin at Raue Center Café

Jul. 24, 2019 - Jul. 24, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Dave Martin at Raue Center Café JULY 24 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! Solo Acoustic Performance. Heartland balladeer Dave Martin describes his work as "95% autobiographical", a statement attes...

Plein Air Art Exhibit: Celebration of Wildflowers and Art

Now - Jul. 26, 2019
Prairieview Education Center
2112 Behan Rd.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-5779
Enjoy artwork created by local plein air artists. Plein air is a French expression referring to painting "in the open air". The exhibit features artist's work recently created at the Conservation Dist...

Friday Night Water-Ski Show

Jul. 26, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019 , 7:00pm-8:30pm
Private Beach owned by Wonder Center Property Owners Association
4110 E. Lake Shore Drive
Wonder Lake, IL 60097
8156539377
End of July! Already? Last show of the month! Come on down to the beach and enjoy fun family entertainment for Free! Soda and water available through our Boosters, sunglasses too! Enjoy your final Fri...

America's Cardboard Cup Regatta

Jul. 27, 2019 - Jul. 27, 2019 , 9 Am - 3 PM Race Starts at 12 PM
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Drive, 300 Lake Shore Drive
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8154590680
CARDBOARD CUP REGATTA SATURDAY, JULY 28 MAIN BEACH - 300 LAKESHORE DRIVE Grab your duct tape and head to the beach for a side splitting afternoon of soggy cardboard and sinking ships! Admission is ...

STRATFORD FESTIVAL ON FILM - The Tempest

Jul. 27, 2019 - Jul. 27, 2019 , 7PM
Woodstock Opera House
121 Van Buren Street
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-338-5300
The Stratford Festival's latest film, The Tempest, directed for the stage by Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino and for the screen by Barry Avrich, premières at theatres across the United States. ...

Christmas in July 5K

Jul. 28, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , 8:00am
Old McHenry County Courthouse
101 N Johnson St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
8155759678
Join us for our 2nd annual family-friendly Christmas themed 5K fun run through the beautiful Woodstock Square Historic District and quaint Victorian neighborhoods. Get festive with our Best Christmas ...

Wedding Fun Fair

Jul. 28, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , 3-5pm
The Shores of Turtle Creek
7908 Winn Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081
8156750001
Engaged Couples - Join us for a Wedding Fun Fair and see all that we have to offer for your Wedding festivities! You will enjoy Complementary: • Mini Engagement Photo Session with Valen Stud...

Concert in the Square: 7th Heaven

Jul. 30, 2019 - Jul. 30, 2019 , 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Huntley Town Square
11704 Coral Street
Huntley, IL 60142
8475155262
7th Heaven is an experience you just have to see and hear! The band has charted #1 on the Midwest Billboard Charts three times in the past three years. The band has been heard on over 7 radio stations...

First Friday Concert: "Georgia Rae Family Band"

Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 2, 2019 , 7-8:30pm
Lost Valley Visitor Center, Glacial Park
Rt. 31 & Harts Rd.
Ringwood, IL
815-678-4532
Kelly Jo and Georgia Rae are the sister-song writing duo from Richmond, who anchor the Georgia Rae Family Band. The group has always pushed the envelope of traditional music. Their progressive sound i...

Friday Night Water Ski Show

Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 2, 2019 , 7:00pm-8:30pm
Private Beach owned by Wonder Center Property Owners Association
4110 E. Lake Shore Drive
Wonder Lake, IL 60097
8156539377
Start your August out with a fun evening of free entertainment as we put on our last home show prior to the National tournament. Showtime 7pm. Soda, water, team apparel and even sunglasses available t...

Bettendorf Castle Tour

Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 2pm
The Bettendorf Castle
418 Concord Avenue
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
847-571-6926
Don't miss out on your chance to attend a public tour! This guided tour of the Bettendorf Castle will take you around the exterior grounds of the historic Castle and you will learn about the builder (...

Demystifying Watercolor Workshop

Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 10:00-3:00
Cherry Lane Farm
18317 Garden Valley Rd.
Marengo, IL 60152
815-245-4959
Venarella Hinkle's Demystifying Watercolor Workshops for beginners and intermediate My Red Onion Watercolor Workshop is August 3, 2019 10:00-3:00 Location: In Salvage Hall at Cherry Lane Farm ...

Demystifying Watercolor Workshop

Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 10:00-3:00
Cherry Lane Farm
18317 Garden Valley Rd.
Marengo, IL 60152
815-245-4959
Venarella Hinkle's Demystifying Watercolor Workshops for beginners and intermediate My Red Onion Watercolor Workshop is August 3, 2019 10:00-3:00 Location: In Salvage Hall at Cherry Lane Farm ...

Libido Funk Circus at The Quarry Cable Park

Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 7-10pm
The Quarry Cable Park
5517 Northwest Highway
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-893-0036
Libido Funk Circus is a high-energy show that will entertain all ages with hits from the 60's to present!...

PAWfest!

Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , Noon to 4 pm
Deicke Park - Huntley, IL
11419 IL-47
Huntley, IL 60142
2243586611
Don't miss McHenry County's best pet celebration! PAWfest is back this year and better than ever! This year we have partnered with the Huntley Park District and will be holding it at Deicke Park in Hu...

TLC Night Owl Bike Ride in Crystal Lake

Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 10:00 p.m.
Crystal Lake City Hall
100 W. Woodstock St. Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-337-9502
Get your bike, helmet, light and water bottles ready for this fun nighttime event! The Night Owl is back in 2019, on Saturday, Aug. 3 at 10:00 p.m. The Night Owl ride was founded in 2012 as an af...

Crystal Lake Aquathon

Aug. 4, 2019 - Aug. 4, 2019 , 6:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Three Oaks Recreation Area
5517 Northwest Hwy
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
3rd Annual Crystal Lake Aquathon to support Girls on the Run NW Illinois. This swim-run race has 3 options: Sprint Distance (500m swim with 5k run), Olympic Distance (1 mile swim with 10k run), or Sw...

Concerts In The Park

Now - Aug. 6, 2019 , 7-10 pm
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Drive, 300 Lake Shore Drive
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8154590680
SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE PARK SERIES FREE ON TUESDAYS @ 7 PM MAIN BEACH - 300 LAKESHORE DRIVE Each year, the Crystal Lake Park District hosts a regional band to perform at Main Beach. Pack a dinner, ...

All American Bluegrass Rock Night

Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 , 8PM
Onesti's Wild West Town
8512 South Union Rd. Union, IL
Union, IL
(815)923-9000
Our first 2019 Outdoor Concert happening Saturday, August 10th at 8PM! It's All American Bluegrass Rock Night starring Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Bluegrass Band and The Cleverly's, covering songs perfect fo...

Side Saddle "Have a Go Day" Mini Clinic

Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 , 1pm-3:30pm
Marengo, IL
makino007@msn.com
Marengo, IL 60152
815-403-1064
This event is PERFECT for anyone who is curious about riding side saddle from beginners to advanced riders! Even if you have NEVER ridden before but love the thought of riding aside like Lady Mary or ...

Wild Horse Fair

Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 , 11am-8pm
Beyond Stable Farm
11129 IL-176, Woodstock, IL 6009
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8478905549
The Operation Wild Horse Wild Horse Fair is a fundraiser for Veterans R&R Operation Wild Horse. Come for a day of crafts, food, entertainment, and learn about the American Mustang as well as how they ...

3rd Annual Taste of Nigeria/Africa

Aug. 11, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 , 12:00PM-4:00PM
Rectory & Parish Grounds (St. Patrick)
3425 Washington Street
McHenry, IL 60050
815-669-0384
A fun day for the entire family including: Nigerian Food (plus Hotdogs), Beer/Wine/Soft Drinks, Nigerian Music/Dancers, Make Nigerian Head Wraps, Cultural Performances, Face Painting, Drum Making, Nig...

Living History Open House – ‘Life & Times of WWII'

Aug. 11, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 , Noon-4:00 pm; special presentation at 2pm
Powers-Walker House Historic Landmark in Glacial Park
Rt. 31 & Harts Rd.
Ringwood, IL
815-678-4532
Visit this 1854 Greek Revival restored house and learn more about the resident families that called this area home. August's open house features the Schaeffer and Steinmetz families, who lived in the ...

Monarchs & Music

Aug. 11, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 , 12:30 PM - 5 PM
Main Beach
300 Lake Shore Drive, 300 Lake Shore Drive
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8154590680
MONARCHS & MUSIC FREE ON SUNDAY, AUG 11, 12:30-4:15 PM MAIN BEACH - 300 LAKESHORE DRIVE The Monarch Coalition is bringing to the beach an engaging Monarch Fair loaded with activities, games and mon...

Concert in the Square: The Four C Notes

Aug. 13, 2019 - Aug. 13, 2019 , 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Huntley Town Square
11704 Coral Street
Huntley, IL 60142
8475155262
Back by popular demand and recreating the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons are the Midwest's only tribute to this iconic group. Join us at this non-stop party in the Square! Bring your ...

Bettendorf Castle Tour

Aug. 14, 2019 - Aug. 14, 2019 , 2pm
The Bettendorf Castle
418 Concord Avenue
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
847-571-6926
Don't miss out on your chance to attend a public tour! This guided tour of the Bettendorf Castle will take you around the exterior grounds of the historic Castle and you will learn about the builder (...

Poetry Night at Raue Center Café

Aug. 14, 2019 - Aug. 14, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Poetry Night at Raue Center Café Every 2nd Wednesday of the month! FREE ADMISSION! Poetry Night is a late night excursion into the written word and an opportunity for anyone in the room to ...

Dave Coulier

Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Hilarious stand-up comedian best known as Joey from ABC's television series, "Full House"! Coulier is perhaps best known for his role as Joey on the hit ABC TV series, "Full House," which aired for...

The Great Outdoor Beer Trail

Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 2019 , 2:00–6:00 PM
Fel-Pro RRR Conservation Area
1520 Crystal Lake Rd.
Cary, IL 60014
815-479-5779
If you love sampling good beer and spending time outdoors, this event is for you! Enjoy walking the one mile, partially wooded trail, while visiting various regional brewers along the way. Occasionall...

Blues, Brews & BBQ

Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 18, 2019
Petersen Park
4300 Petersen Park Rd
McHenry, IL 60050
You won't go hungry at McHenry Rotary's annual Blues Brews & BBQ festival! Enjoy three days of BBQ, craft brews, blues bands and family fun! See for yourself the finest blues lineup of the summer. Enj...

Fox River Grove Centennial History Tour

Aug. 18, 2019 - Aug. 18, 2019 , 1pm
Fox River Grove, IL
Fox River Grove Metra Station
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
847-639-3170
Tour historic sites in Fox River Grove as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Village of Fox River Grove. Join Village President, Bob Nunamaker, for this educational tour of Fox River Grove. Vie...

Fox River Grove Centennial History Tour

Aug. 18, 2019 - Aug. 18, 2019 , 2pm
Fox River Grove, IL
Fox River Grove Metra Station
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
847-639-3170
Tour historic sites in Fox River Grove as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Village of Fox River Grove. Join Village President, Bob Nunamaker, for this educational tour of Fox River Grove. Vie...

Fox River Grove Centennial History Tour

Aug. 18, 2019 - Aug. 18, 2019 , 3pm
Fox River Grove, IL
Fox River Grove Metra Station
Fox River Grove, IL 60021
847-639-3170
Tour historic sites in Fox River Grove as we celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Village of Fox River Grove. Join Village President, Bob Nunamaker, for this educational tour of Fox River Grove. Vie...

Concert in the Square: American English

Aug. 20, 2019 - Aug. 20, 2019 , 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Huntley Town Square
11704 Coral Street
Huntley, IL 60142
8475155262
Join us as we close out the Summer Concert Series with American English the best Beatles tribute band of our time! Bring your lawn chairs and come early and dine in or carry out dinner and snacks f...

The Vaguely Familiar Acoustic Guitar Duo at Raue Center Café

Aug. 21, 2019 - Aug. 21, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
The Vaguely Familiar Acoustic Guitar Duo at Raue Center Café AUGUST 21 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! The Vaguely Familiar Acoustic Guitar Duo are two professional musicians in the far northwestern...

The Swing Set at Raue Center Café

Aug. 22, 2019 - Aug. 22, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
The Swing Set at Raue Center Café AUGUST 22 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! The Swing Set is a pop jazz ensemble made up of Piano Trends Music Staff and instructors. You will always see Jason Bruno ...

Friday Night Water Ski Show

Aug. 23, 2019 - Aug. 23, 2019 , 7:00pm-8:30pm
Private Beach owned by Wonder Center Property Owners Association
4110 E. Lake Shore Drive
Wonder Lake, IL 60097
8156539377
First Friday night show since Nationals, we're looking forward to performing for our home crowd! Come sit on the beach, relax and let us entertain you. Free show. Donations appreciated. Fun for the wh...

Jody & Bob at Raue Center Café

Aug. 28, 2019 - Aug. 28, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Jody & Bob at Raue Center Café AUGUST 28 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! Come and enjoy the smooth sounds of Bob Diss and Jody Fields over a cocktail or a cup of coffee in this intimate setting in qu...

Dave Martin at Raue Center Café

Aug. 29, 2019 - Aug. 29, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Dave Martin at Raue Center Café AUGUST 29 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! Solo Acoustic Performance. Heartland balladeer Dave Martin describes his work as "95% autobiographical", a statement att...

FAIRE - Maker's Market

Aug. 31, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2019 , 9 - 2 pm
MUSE ART STUDIOS - 135 BEARDSLEY STREET , CRYSTAL LAKE, IL
135 BEARDSLEY STREET, CRYSTAL LAKE, IL 60014
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
8157906323
FAIRE : A pop - up maker's market. 9am - 2pm. Every 4th Saturday. ( NO FAIRE DEC 28) A variety of modern and vintage products offered by the area's local artisans and purveyors. Loc...

Disney's Freaky Friday

Aug. 2, 2019 - Sep. 1, 2019 , 3 PM & 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Disney's FREAKY FRIDAY A New Musical Produced by Williams Street Repertory Book by Bridget Carpenter Music by Tom Kitt Lyrics by Brian Yorkey Based on the novel Freaky Friday by Mary Rodg...

Labor Day Celebration Ski Show

Sep. 1, 2019 - Sep. 1, 2019 , 4:00pm-6:00pm
Private Beach owned by Wonder Center Property Owners Association
4110 E. Lake Shore Drive
Wonder Lake, IL 60097
8156539377
Let us be a part of your Labor Day weekend. On-street parking available near ski site. Bring a chair or blanket. Soft drinks, water and souvenirs available through the team Boosters. Show is free, don...

First Friday Concert: "Fox Crossing Stringband"

Sep. 6, 2019 - Sep. 6, 2019 , 7-8:30pm
Lost Valley Visitor Center, Glacial Park
Rt. 31 & Harts Rd.
Ringwood, IL
815-678-4532
Fox Crossing Stringband is a 4 piece all-female bluegrass band from Chicago who just released their debut album, Box of Memories. These foxes are ready to fill the evening with their charming blend of...

Truck Off

Sep. 7, 2019 - Sep. 7, 2019 , 4-11pm (VIP hour begins @ 3pm)
McHenry County Fairgrounds
12015 Country Club Road
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-900-8522
Presented by McHenry County Living, Truck Off is the premier food truck festival in the Midwest, bringing foodies from all over the region to throw down on 30+ of the area's hottest food trucks and en...

Autumn Art Tour

Sep. 7, 2019 - Sep. 8, 2019 , Saturday September 7th 10:00-5:00 Sunday September 8th 10:00-4:00
Woodstock and surrounding countryside
Woodstock Il
Woodstock, IL 60098
The 5th annualWoodstock area Autumn Art Tour will be held Saturday September 7th 10:00-5:00 and Sunday September 8th 10:00-4:00. Artists in Woodstock and the surrounding countryside will be opening th...

You Made Me Love You: The Music of Judy Garland

Sep. 8, 2019 - Sep. 8, 2019 , 3 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
You Made Me Love You: The Music of Judy Garland SEPT 8 @ 3p Tickets start at $25* "A bonafide showstopper, vocally stunning and bursting with emotion" - Miami Herald From "Les Miserables" on B...

WSRep Reading Series: Love in Bahia

Sep. 9, 2019 - Sep. 9, 2019 , 7 PM - 9 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Love in Bahia Written by Alan Kilpatrick Presented by WSRep Reading Series SEPT 9 @ 7p FREE ADMISSION Fleeing her past as a nurse's aide at a nursing home in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, Sissy...

Poetry Night at Raue Center Café

Sep. 11, 2019 - Sep. 11, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Poetry Night at Raue Center Café Every 2nd Wednesday of the month! FREE ADMISSION! Poetry Night is a late night excursion into the written word and an opportunity for anyone in the room to ...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

Sep. 12, 2019 - Sep. 12, 2019 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

Tim Paul at Raue Center Café

Sep. 12, 2019 - Sep. 12, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Tim Paul at Raue Center Café SEPT 12 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! Dedicated to realizing its mission of arts for all, Raue Center is proud to host local talent free of charge to our community. Ar...

Lucy's Comedy

Sep. 13, 2019 - Sep. 13, 2019 , 8:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Lucy's Comedy SEPT 13 | NOV 8 | DEC 6 | JAN 10 | MAR 13 | MAY 22 | JUNE 19 @ 8:30P Tickets start at $20 ($25 at door) * Best stand up in the 'burbs! Now in its tenth season and selling out al...

Harvest Fest

Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019 , 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Woodstock, Illinois
Woodstock Square
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-334-9770
This year's Harvest Fest will begin at 8:30 a.m. with the award-winning producers only Farmer's Market. We are excited to welcome Henhouse Prowlers, Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards and Miles Over M...

Tapestry Unraveled: A Tribute to Carole King

Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Tapestry Unraveled: A Tribute to Carole King SEPTEMBER 14 @ 8p Tickets are $21 ($26 at the door) * A unique and unforgettable tribute! Hailed as one of the most successful and talented femal...

Culture, Arts & Music with Encore Music Academy present: African Children's Choir

Sep. 20, 2019 - Sep. 20, 2019 , 7 PM
First Congregational Church
461 Pierson St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-575-8587
Culture, Arts & Music and Encore Music Academy are proud to present the African Children's Choir! Join the African Children's Choir as they worship with your community during their North American T...

McHenry Sunrise Rotary Community Oktoberfest

Sep. 21, 2019 - Sep. 21, 2019 , 12:00pm to 10:00pm
Petersen Park
4300 Petersen Park Rd.
McHenry, IL 60050
630-632-9560
McHenry Sunrise Rotary Community Oktoberfest – Saturday, September 21st, 2019 PETERSON PARK – McHENRY Arts and Crafts Extravaganza from 12pm-6pm LIVE BANDS, FOOD, BEVERAGES, GAMES,...

60050/51 Community Oktoberfest and Arts & Crafts Show

Sep. 22, 2019 - Sep. 22, 2019 , 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Petersen Park
4300 Petersen Park Rd
McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-7600
The McHenry Sunrise Rotary will be hosting its annual Oktoberfest at a new location, Petersen Park. Live music will be playing throughout the day, including Die Musikmeisters band, Stateline Country a...

Manufacturing, Trades, and Industry Career Expo

Sep. 26, 2019 - Sep. 26, 2019 , 6:00-8:00 p.m.
McHenry High School East Campus Gymnasium
1012 N. Green Street
McHenry, IL 60050
815-344-7153
A career expo bringing local McHenry County Industries to McHenry Community High School to help promote their needs and the educational pathways that could benefit students as they seek careers. Seni...

Downtown Crystal Lake Farmers Market

Now - Sep. 28, 2019 , 8AM- 1PM
Downtown Crystal Lake - Depot Park
Depot Park
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
Enjoy shopping our traditional Farmers Market in its park-like setting. Shop for fresh produce, flowers, baked goods and more! Ample, free parking available nearby. Shop in our unique Historic Down...

Great Ball Race

Sep. 28, 2019 - Sep. 28, 2019 , 3:00PM
Downtown Crystal Lake - Brink Street
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
The Great Ball Race will be held during the Johnny Appleseed Festival on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 3PM on Brink Street, Downtown Crystal Lake. Get ready for some entertainment and FUN! In add...

Johnny Appleseed Festival

Sep. 28, 2019 - Sep. 28, 2019 , 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
The legend of Johnny Appleseed has been alive in Downtown Crystal Lake for 26 years, and each year it keeps getting better and better! Thousands of families attend the festival to celebrate the seaso...

Bourbon Country at Raue Center Café

Oct. 3, 2019 - Oct. 3, 2019 , 5 PM - 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Bourbon Country at Raue Center Café OCTOBER 3 @ 5-7p FREE ADMISSION! With a sound as sweet as its name, the acoustic driven duo of Bourbon Country blend ultra tight harmonies and smooth but ...

Ladies Night Out

Oct. 10, 2019 - Oct. 10, 2019 , 5:00PM-9:00PM
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
Ladies — bring your mothers, sisters, daughters, and girlfriends downtown for lots of fabulous food, music, special deals, and more! This event is FREE for all ladies! Starting at 5 pm, check i...

Billy Gardell

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 18, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Billy Gardell OCT 18 @ 8p Tickets start at $33* Comedian Billy Gardell from CBS' "Mike & Molly" comes to Raue Center! Emmy nominated actor and comedian Billy Gardell starred in the CBS hit t...

WSRep presents The Addams Family

Sep. 27, 2019 - Oct. 20, 2019 , 2 PM & 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
The Addams Family A New Musical Comedy Presented by Williams Street Repertory Book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa Based on characters Created by Charle...

Autumn Drive

Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 20, 2019 , 9am to 5pm
Rural Woodstock/Marengo
16105 Garden Valley Rd.
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-923-2529
The 32nd Annual Autumn Drive is a Fall Festival for the whole family. On October 18, 19, & 20, from 9 am to 5 pm, in Rural Woodstock/ Marengo in McHenry County, Illinois, the country colors come ali...

Paula Poundstone

Oct. 25, 2019 - Oct. 25, 2019 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Paula Poundstone OCT 25 @ 8p Tickets start at $30* Paula Poundstone is one of our country's preeminent comedians, known for her smart, observational humor and spontaneous wit that has become the ...

Stade's Shade's Of Autumn Fall Festival

Sep. 7, 2019 - Oct. 27, 2019 , 10 am - 6 pm, weekends only in September and Fridays and Columbus Day in October
3709 Miller Road McHenry, IL 60051
3709 Miller
McHenry, IL 60051
815-482-3191
Eight weekends of fabulous, fall family-fun; including our special events in September. Opening weekend is Sept 7-8, (15th Annual Charity Tractor Show and Grandparents Sunday) Sept. 14 -15 (15th Annua...

Halloween Handout

Oct. 31, 2019 - Oct. 31, 2019 , 3:00PM-5:00PM
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
Halloween Handout Thursday, October 31, 2019 (3pm – 5pm) A favorite among young children! Participating merchants throughout Downtown Crystal Lake open their doors to invite costumed childr...

Nothin’ Up My Sleeve

Nov. 1, 2019 - Nov. 1, 2019 , 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Nothin' Up My Sleeve NOVEMBER 1 @ 7p Tickets start at $17* Students Tickets: $6* Nothin' Up My Sleeve celebrates 17 years of Family Fun Magic! Get ready for a spooktacular show filled with...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

Nov. 7, 2019 - Nov. 7, 2019 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

Fleetwood Max

Nov. 9, 2019 - Nov. 9, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Fleetwood Max NOVEMBER 9 @ 8p Tickets start at $23* An authentic recreation of the music, magic, and incredible stage production! Fleetwood Max is the country's definitive Fleetwood Mac tribut...

WSRep Reading Series: The Burlesque Astronomy Play

Nov. 11, 2019 - Nov. 11, 2019 , 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
The Burlesque Astronomy Play Written by Sheila Cowley Directed by Miriam Naponelli Presented by WSRep Reading Series NOV 11 @ 7p FREE ADMISSION "The Burlesque Astronomy Play" explores th...

Rita Rudner

Nov. 16, 2019 - Nov. 16, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Rita Rudner NOV 16 @ 8p Tickets start at $40* A house-filling favorite in Las Vegas since she opened as one of the hottest tickets in town in June 2000, Rudner is known for her epigrammatic one...

VoicePlay

Nov. 22, 2019 - Nov. 22, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
VoicePlay Warm Up: A Holiday Special NOVEMBER 22 @ 8p Tickets start at $20* Original. Imaginative. Ridiculous. A Cappella. As Seen on Season 4 of NBC's "The Sing Off." The cast of VoicePla...

Prognosis

Nov. 23, 2019 - Nov. 23, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
PROGNOSIS NOVEMBER 23 @ 8p Tickets start at $30* The All-Star tribute to Progressive Rock! PROGNOSIS is The All-Star Tribute to Progressive Rock –– the entire genre. PROGNOSIS is ...

Open House Party at Enliven Me: IV Therapy and Functional Medicine

Now - Nov. 27, 2019 , 2:30pm to 6:30pm
Enliven Me: IV Therapy and Functional Medicine
110 S Johnson Street, Suite #206
Woodstock, IL 60098
815-355-1605
Starting on Tuesday, Nov 27th at 2:30pm, our clinic will be completely open to the public for walk-in visitors. You can tour the space, ask questions, eat some appetizers or even get a treatment (we'l...

The Festival of Lights Parade

Nov. 29, 2019 - Nov. 29, 2019 , 7:00PM
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
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 c...

Heartache Tonight

Nov. 30, 2019 - Nov. 30, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Heartache Tonight NOV 30 @ 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 harm...

Small Business Saturday

Nov. 30, 2019 - Nov. 30, 2019 , 9:00AM-10:00PM
Downtown Crystal Lake
Downtown Crystal Lake
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-479-0835
Small Business Saturday Saturday, November 30, 2019 Shop small, shop local! Small Business Saturday is a BIG deal in Downtown Crystal Lake. Today, (and every day) support the businesses that suppo...

Christmas with the Nelsons

Dec. 1, 2019 - Dec. 1, 2019 , 3 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Christmas with the Nelsons DECEMBER 1 @ 3p Tickets start at $29* The story of three family Christmases in the lives of America's Favorite Family – The Nelsons. This heart-warming multi-...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

Dec. 5, 2019 - Dec. 5, 2019 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

Jane Lynch: A Swingin' Little Christmas

Dec. 13, 2019 - Dec. 14, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Jane Lynch: A Swingin' Little Christmas Featuring Kate Flannery & Tim Davis with the Tony Guerrero Quintet DEC 13 & 14 @ 8p Tickets start at $50* Broadway and Emmy Award-winning actress Jane L...

Sing-Along Messiah

Dec. 15, 2019 - Dec. 15, 2019 , 4 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Sing-Along Messiah Presented by Voices in Harmony DECEMBER 15 @ 4p Tickets: $20* Students & Seniors: $15** A holiday tradition returns to Raue Center! The community and Voices in Harm...

Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra

Dec. 17, 2019 - Dec. 17, 2019 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra DECEMBER 17 @ 8p Tickets start at $52* The Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra returns to Raue Center For The Arts for a beloved holiday tradition. The s...

A Christmas Carol: A Holiday Pantomime

Dec. 21, 2019 - Dec. 29, 2019 , DEC 21, 27 & 28 @ 7P | DEC 21, 22 & 29 @ 2P
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Raue Center and Sage Studio present "A Christmas Carol: A Holiday Pantomime" DEC 21, 27 & 28 @ 7P DEC 21, 22 & 29 @ 2P Tickets: $20* Students (18 & under): $6* "A Christmas Carol" return...

American English

Dec. 31, 2019 - Dec. 31, 2019 , 7 PM - 10 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
American English DEC 31 @ 7p Tickets start at $30* Take a glimpse into The Beatles' vast history book with American English! American English returns with another GREAT twist on The Beatles: ...

Steve Cochran’s New Year’s Eve Comedy Show

Dec. 31, 2019 - Dec. 31, 2019 , 1 PM - 2:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Steve Cochran's New Year's Eve Comedy Show DEC 31 @ 1p Tickets start at $52* Steve Cochran is back with his NYE year in review show along with John DaCosse and Mike Toomey! Wouldn't it be grea...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

Jan. 9, 2020 - Jan. 9, 2020 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

WSRep Reading Series: Bullets, Nickels, Dimes, and Life

Jan. 13, 2020 - Jan. 13, 2020 , 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Bullets, Nickels, Dimes, and Life Written by Jeremy Kehoe Presented by WSRep Reading Series JAN 13 @ 7p FREE ADMISSION Five homeless people find themselves "doing time" – serving the...

Winter Dance Party

Jan. 31, 2020 - Jan. 31, 2020 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
John Mueller's Winter Dance Party JAN 31 @ 8p Tickets start at $26* The official #1 tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper! John Mueller's "Winter Dance Party"® is th...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

Feb. 13, 2020 - Feb. 13, 2020 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

WSRep Reading Series: Want Baby Badly

Mar. 16, 2020 - Mar. 16, 2020 , 7 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Want Baby Badly Written by Stacey Lane Presented by WSRep Reading Series MARCH 16 @ 7p FREE ADMISSION A pregnant college student must decide which of three siblings will adopt their dead b...

Amy Grant

Apr. 17, 2020 - Apr. 17, 2020 , 8 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Amy Grant APRIL 17 @ 8p Tickets start at $60* Grammy Award-winning crossover favorite Amy Grant returns to Raue Center! Conventional wisdom has it that Amy Grant put Contemporary Christian Mu...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

May. 21, 2020 - May. 21, 2020 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos

Jun. 18, 2020 - Jun. 18, 2020 , 8 PM - 9:30 PM
Raue Center For The Arts
26 N. Williams St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815-356-9212
Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos SEPT 12 | NOV 7 | DEC 5 | JAN 9 | FEB 13 | MAR 12 | MAY 21 | JUNE 18 @ 8P Tickets start at $15 ($20 at door) * Felix and Fingers bring their high-energy dueling p...

World Tai Chi and QiGong Day

Now - Apr. 25, 2105 , 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Woodstock Square Mall
110 Johnson St.
Woodstock, IL 60098
847-458-0377
Global Event April 25th in the Historic Woodstock Square will offer FREE Tai Chi Harvard Health Publications has called Tai Chi Medication in Motion for all the myriad health issues it has been prove...
 





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