Don’t Miss the Johnny Appleseed Festival

On September 30th, downtown Crystal Lake is honoring John Chapman, better known as Johnny Appleseed. For twenty-five years, the festival has welcomed thousands of visitors who come together to celebrate fall. Highlights include: Apple Scavenger Hunt – To celebrate the festival’s 25th anniversary, the city is hosting a scavenger hunt through September 25th. Downtown businesses with apples in […]

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Spend A Day At Cary Main Street Fest

On September 16 and 17, the Cary Main Street Fest comes to Cary’s historic downtown. It’s the fastest growing outdoor fall festival in the northwest suburbs, and it features interactive displays, area artists, local restaurants, craft beers, and the Rotary Club of Cary-Grove Saturday Night Steak Fry. The festivities also offer a 5K race and entertainment on the main […]

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Check Out The Scandinavian Day Festival

On September 10, South Elgin is hosting its annual Scandinavian Day Festival at Vasa Park. Fun for all ages, the festival states that it’s dedicated to the preservation and celebration of the five Scandinavian countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. Highlights include: Nordic Beer Tasting Back by popular demand, the Nordic beer tasting is curated by […]

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