2015 Calendar of Events

Mark Your Calendars!

Sleigh Ride with Santa (register online November 1 - November 21)

Festival of Lights Holiday Parade (Friday, November 27)

Santa House Visits (starts November 27)

Breakfast with Santa (Saturday, December 5)

Gingerbread Contest (Public) (November 27 - December 15)

Gingerbread Fundraiser (November 27 - December 24)

All of our events and activities are organized and staffed by volunteers of Downtown Crystal Lake, a not-for-profit organization

2015 Completed Events

Slidewalk Sales (January 22, 23, & 24)

Have a Heart Food Drive (February 7 - February 14)

Lunch with the Bunny (Saturday, April 4th) 11AM

Ladies Night Out (Thursday, April 16th)

Spring Flower Sales (Saturday, May 9)

Sidewalk Sales July 23, 24, 25 & 26 (Thursday - Sunday)

3rd Thursdays (Thursdays: May 21, June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17)

Johnny Appleseed Festival (Saturday, September 26) 9AM-4PM

Great Ball Race (Saturday, September, 26) 3PM

Ladies Night Out (Thursday, October 8th)

Farmers Market (FINAL DATE: October 17th) 8AM - 1PM

Halloween Handout (Friday, October 30th) 3PM-5PM

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We LOVE our Sponsors! Please support these great businesses. Their generosity enables us to host our wonderful holiday events!


RE/MAX Realtors Marj Carpenter


American Community Bank

Cafe Olympic

Dorion-Gray Retirement

Marvin's Toy Store

Montessori Pathways

Old Towne Hall

Pauly Toyota & Scion

Wear Did U Get That


Color Me Mine

Cowlin, Curran, & Coppedge

Crystal Lake Upholstery Shop

Finn McCool's

Joe's Barber Shop

JWN Designs

Lloyd's Paint & Paper

Mid America Representatives

Out of the Box

The Running Depot

Shay Boutique

TLC Massage

TOBG Engraving

Zanck, Coen, Wright & Saladin