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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Embrace History at The Algonquin Founder’s Day Celebration

Every year on the last full weekend in July, the town comes together to celebrate the past and look to the future on Algonquin Founder’s Day. It’s a weekend of great food, fun activities, music, and lively people. Residents of the Algonquin Square Apartments can come out, enjoy the weekend and celebrate community! This 4 day extravaganza starts on Thursday […]

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Fox River Valley Attractions: Elgin Public Museum

There are plenty of things to see and do in the area. Without question, the number of Fox River Valley attractions you can enjoy creates a long list of things that will keep you busy throughout the year. Among them, make sure you make a trip over to the Elgin Public Museum to learn more […]

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