Check out all of the great events going on in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff over Thanksgiving!
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Thursday, November 15, 2012
It's never too early to start planning your weekend! Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments!
1) Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Holiday Boutique: It's mid-November, so the holiday shopping season is finally upon us! Lucky for you, over 35 vendors will be selling something for and all for a good cause - all proceeds will be supporting the Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital. Thurs. and Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sat. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lake Forest Parks and Recreation Department, 400 Hastings Rd., Lake Forest. $10 admission 2) "Art is…for Gifting" Opening Reception: Drawing a blank on what to buy for the art-lover on your list? The Deer Path Art League is hosting a Holiday Exhibit, with gifts that are one-of-a-kind! The exhibit features a wide variety of mediums - from jewelry to photography to oil paintings. Opening is Nov. 16, …
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
It's never too early to start planning out your weekend. Here's our top five best bets in the area.
1) Picnic on the Farm, Sunday Sept. 30, Noon-3 p.m. at Elawa Park. The City of Lake Forest Parks and Recreation is sponsoring this free event Sunday. Families are encouraged to bring a blanket, lawn chairs and picnic basket. The Parks Dept. will provide games, face painting, races, an animal show, volleyball and horseshoes. Take advantage of this awesome autumn weather before it gets too cold! 2) First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest Rummage Sale, Saturday Sept. 29, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest (700 N. Sheridan Road). The event – which is now in its 62nd year – promises furniture, designer and regular clothing, books, appliances, art and home décor, toys and much, much more. If you get a really great …
Thursday, January 27, 2011
Check out our other picks for some weekend fun.
Kevin Nealon, co-star of Showtime Television’s award winning comedy series, Weeds, and a Saturday Night Live (SNL) veteran, performs at Zanies Comedy Night Club in Vernon Hills Saturday (Jan. 29). Nealon’s performances run at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Nealon, who was a member of the SNL cast from 1986 to 1995, made a name for himself from his endeared creations sketches like “The Subliminal Man,” "Hans and Franz” and “Weekend Update.” Describing his distinct sense of humor as dry, Nealon spoke to his perspective regarding upcoming performances at Zanies in Vernon Hills. “I find that my act is the funniest at that particular longitude and latitude [in Illinois]," Nealon said. "Most comics haven't discovered their funniest geographical location yet. I…