Lakeside Festival


37th Annual Lakeside Festival.

Save the Date: June 30th – July 3rd

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Voted Best Festival in McHenry County for 2011-2014 by the Northwest Herald Readers’ Choice Awards!

It’s “The Granddaddy of All Festivals” in McHenry County and proud to be celebrating 37 great years of Lakeside Festival! Attracting over 50,000 people to this annual favorite, come experience live music, plenty of  scrumptious food at the “Taste by the Lake,” thrilling rides, midway games, reunions with friends, historic tours, incredible selection of beer and wines, and fun for the whole family.

Thank you for 13 great years of support of Lakeside Legacy Foundation! Attending and volunteering at Fest ensures the future of cultivating the arts, historic preservation and community events! Lakeside Festival is the foundation’s LARGEST FUNDRAISING EVENT!