Barrington is a great place to be in the spring and summer months. I live and work here in Barrington and there are some fun things to do. I will be adding some of these on my calendar for my children and I to enjoy. I will post pictures of the events in Barrington I attend in future posts, maybe I’ll see you there 🙂
Barrington Art Festival – Sat & Sun May 29 & 30 – Village Center 10-5
140+ Artists work on display, food, live music & fun.
Memorial Day Parade – Mon May 31st – Cook & Station streets 10am
Join local veterans on this special day.
5th Annual Children’s Dog Show – Wed June 30 – Citizens park 6-7pm
Barrington Park district hosts with prizes, pre-register.
4th of July Brat Tent – June 30 – July 3 – Metra Train Station Parking lot
Live Bands, children’s activities, food & drinks & fun.
Art in the Park – Sat July 3 – Citizens Park 10-5
View Artists work and enjoy live music & story tellers for children.
Independence Day Parade – Sat July 3 – Along Main Street 10am
Featuring Bands, Classic cars, floats and treats for all ages.
4th of July Fireworks Display – Sun July 4 – Barrington High School at dusk
Watch fireworks under the stars.
Barrington Community Talent Show – Tues July 6 & Wed 7 6:30 – 9:30 Brat Tent
Local Barrington residents display their talents.
Wine Tasting : Uncork Barrington – Fri July 9 6-9pm Brat Tent
45+ International Wine sampling, hors d’oeuvres & music.
Barrington Brew Fest – Sat July 10 3-7pm Brat Tent
70+ Regional brewers, micro brew & craft beer samples.
Barrington Concours d’Elegance – Sun July 11 11-6pm Makray Memorial Golf Club
40+ mile road rally through Barrington in the morning then the evening features an event to show off the classic & exotic cars.
Barrington Annual Side Walk Sale Days – Thurs- Sat July 29- 31 – Downtown Barrington
Shop Barrington, many bargains to be found.
Big Trucks Event – Sat July 24 10-2 at Ron Beese Park
25 Big trucks to climb and explore, food, live band & more fun.
Running all summer long in Barrington:
Cruise Nights – Thursdays @ 6:30 at South Cook Street
Cool cars, different every week.
Live and Unplugged – Second Saturdays June 12- Sept 11 @ Cook Street Plaza
Live local Talent.
Farmers Market – Thursdays June 17 – Oct 14 @ Park Ave & Cook St
Fresh food, flowers & more.
Summer Concerts in the Park – Wednesdays July 7 – 28 @ Citizens Park 7:00pm
Bring your picnic basket and lawn chairs for live music & food.
Summer Fun Fridays – Fridays June 18 – Aug 20 @ South Cook Street 6:00 pm
Cook Street Block party. live entertainment, food and drinks.
Runs in Barrington:
The Dash to Cure Diabetes – Sunday May 30 – firstname.lastname@example.org
The Do Good Run – Saturday July 3 – www.signmeup.com
9.11 Mile Freedom Run – Saturday Sept 11 – www.we-do-care.org
Trick or Treat Trot – Sunday Oct 18 – www.barringtonbreakfastrotary.com
Have fun this summer, I know I will.
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