Northern Illinois Real Estate – What’s happening in Barrington for the next few months?

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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.

Weekly Events:

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 –

The Do Good Run – Saturday July 3 –

9.11 Mile Freedom Run – Saturday Sept 11 –

Trick or Treat Trot – Sunday Oct 18 –

Have fun this summer, I know I will.

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Posted By:   Julie Anne – The Julie Anne Real Estate Team at Keller Williams Success Realty

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