Lake Forest Happenings

There's so much to do in Lake Forest! Don't miss out on these events around town.

MAY

17 & 18 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

17  (6:30-10pm): Lake Forest Open Lands Cattails & Cocktails Mellody Farm INFO

24 & 25 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

31 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm INFO

 

JUNE

1 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

7  (11:30 am - 6 pm ): Fred Jackson Annual Golf Classic  Deerpath Golf Course INFO

7 & 8 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

12 (6pm): Ragdale Ring Performance Ragdale  INFO

13  (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert in the Square with Wild Daisy - Country Hits, Rock & Pop  Market Square INFO

14 & 15 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

14 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Dirty Dancing" Gorton Center INFO

20  (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert in the Square with Rhythm Rockets - Jazz, Swing, Rhythm & Blues Market Square INFO

27  (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert in the Square with Petty Kings - Tom Petty Tribute Band Market Square INFO

21 & 22 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

21 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Jurassic Park" Gorton Center INFO

22 (10am - 12 pm) Gorton's Annual Dog Day INFO

22 (7 - 10pm): Elawa's Beer Garden Elawa Farm  INFO

28 & 29 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

28 (7pm): Films at Gorton "The Goonies" Gorton Center INFO

 

JULY

4  (5 pm - 10 pm): Festival & Fireworks  INFO

5 & 6 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

10 (6pm): Ragdale Ring Performance Ragdale  INFO

11  (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert in the Square with Class of '68 - Classic Rock & Soul  INFO

12 & 13 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

13 (6pm): A Royal Ball Citadel Theatre Gala  INFO

18 (11:30 am – 1 pm): LF/LB Chamber Luncheon with the Mayors  INFO

18  (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert in the Square with HiFi Superstar - Dance & Party Rock  INFO

18, 19 & 20  Lake Forest Sidewalk Sale 

19 (8 pm): Movie at the Beach – "Happy Feet" - Christmas Countdown  INFO

19 & 20 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

25  (6:30-8:30 pm): Classic Car Show & Concert in the Square with The Stingrays - 50s, 60s & 70s Rock & Roll INFO

26 & 27 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

27 (8:30 am – 4 pm): Cardboard Canoe Regatta Forest Park Beach

30 (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert at the Beach  INFO

 

AUGUST

2 & 3 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

2 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Some Like it Hot" Gorton Center INFO

6 (6 - 10pm) Lake Forest Day Carnival  INFO

7 (10 am) Lake Forest Day Parade East Lake Forest INFO 

7 (12-10 pm) Lake Forest Day Carnival  West Park INFO 

9 & 10 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

9 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Rebel Without a Cause" Gorton Center INFO

14 (6pm): Ragdale Ring Performance Ragdale  INFO

16 & 17 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

16 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Footloose" Gorton Center INFO

20 (6:30-8:30 pm): Concert at the Beach  INFO

23 & 24 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

23 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" Gorton Center INFO

30 & 31 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

30 (7pm): Films at Gorton "Animal House" Gorton Center INFO

 

SEPTEMBER

1 & 2 (10am-5pm): Art Fair on the Square INFO  & Artisan Guild Fall Art Fair  INFO

6 (6:30 pm): LF/LB Chamber’s Lake Forest Uncorked Wine Tasting

6 & 7 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

7 (4:45 pm): GLASA 20th Anniversary Run Twilight 5K  INFO

13 & 14 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

14 (4pm): Ragdale Ring Performance Ragdale  INFO

20 & 21: LFHS Homecoming Weekend

20 & 21 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

21 (5 – 10 pm): LF Parks & Rec Fall Festival Fundraiser

21 (7:30 pm) & 22 (2 pm): Lake Forest Symphony Concert INFO

27 & 28 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

28-29: Family Fun Beach Camp Out  Forest Park Beach  INFO

29 (4 – 7 pm): Lake Forest Open Lands Bagpipes & Bonfire  INFO

 

OCTOBER

4 & 5 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

4 & 5: Lake Forest College Homecoming Weekend  INFO

11 & 12 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

18 & 19 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

19: Rags To Witches Ragdale  INFO

24 (3pm-6 pm): Market Square Halloween Celebration  INFO

25 & 26 (8 am-1 pm): The Garden Market Elawa Farm  INFO

 

NOVEMBER

13: Annual Chamber Holiday Party  Gloria Dei Center at The Woodlands

29 (3:30/5 pm): Annual Tree Lighting on Market Square 

 

 

For more information...

City of Lake Forest  INFO

History Center - Lake Forest/Lake Bluff  INFO

Lake Forest Parks & Recreation  INFO

Lake Forest Library  INFO

Lake Forest College  INFO