Panting 4 Paws Festival

Lippold Park 851 Illinois 176, Crystal Lake

Panting Four Paws Festival is the combination of two of our favorite events, Panting for Paws and Paws in the Park. This new event will have our 5k/10k run and the 1 mile walk with your pup. We’ll have vendors to shop, games for your pups and food. What more can you ask for!

McHenry Murder Mystery

Downtown McHenry

Participants become detectives as they work through puzzles and piece together clues to find out whodunnit! Using a combination of video clue and live interactions, our sleuths will travel around downtown McHenry trying to solve the case. It’s a murder mystery, a scavenger hunt, and an escape room all in one!

MCC Career Fair Fall 2022

McHenry County College 8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, IL

The MCC Job and Internship Fair is an annual event held for both the students of McHenry County College and the residents of the area. The event hosts up to 60 employers from a variety of industries around the county.

Bremer Reality McHenry Trunk or Treat

McHenry Freshman Campus 1012 N Green Street, McHenry

You're INVITED to our Halloween Trunk or Treat! 🎃 Give those costumes a trial run before the big day.

Belvidere Downtown Business Trick or Treat

Belvidere Chamber of Commerce 404 S State Street, Belvidere, IL

What spook-tacular fun!  Join us on State street on Wednesday, October 26th between 4-7 pm for treats galore.  We will pack the downtown area with local businesses and this is no trick. The first 500

The Salvation Army of McHenry County Red Kettle & Angel Tree Kick-Off Mixer

The Salvation Army of McHenry County 290 W. Crystal Lake Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014 United States 290 W. Crystal Lake Avenue, Crystal Lake, IL

Join us as we mix and mingle with other local chamber members as we kick off the Salvation Army Red Kettle season. Maybe we will see you there!

Festival of Trees

Throughout Downtown McHenry

We are sponsoring a beautifully decorated tree that will be on display. We encourage our visitors to bring canned non-perishable food or toiletries to place beneath OUR TREE to vote for their favorite during normal business hours. The tree with the most donations wins bragging rights and free entry for next year’s event! All donations will be given to Veteran’s Path to Hope.

Downtown McHenry Holiday Walk

Veteran's Park 3400 Pearl Street, McHenry, IL

Activities at Veteran’s Park Come visit Santa under the gazebo. Home Depot will host their Kids Build-It Workshop and Ed’s Rentals is sponsoring a bouncy house. Kids’ games and craft activities will be provided by

Toys for Tots Donation Location

Sustainable Staffing, Inc. Harvard 100 Admiral Dr. Unit B, Harvard, IL

We're collecting donations for Toys for Tots at our Harvard location! Anyone who brings in a toy will be entered for a chance to win a Nintendo Switch.