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Summer Events on the North Shore of Illinois

Summer on the North Shore of Illinois is packed with vibrant events that showcase the unique charm and community spirit of towns like Glencoe, Winnetka, Highland Park, Deerfield, Northbrook, Lake Forest, Wilmette, Evanston, Glenview, Riverwoods, Bannockburn, and other North Shore communities. Whether you’re a resident or a visitor, there’s always something exciting happening. Here’s a roundup of the top summer events you won’t want to miss.

Glencoe: Chicago Botanic Garden Summer Evenings

From June through August, the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe hosts Summer Evenings, a series of delightful events featuring live music, evening strolls, and special exhibits. It’s a perfect way to enjoy the beauty of the gardens in the warm summer months.

Deerfield: Deerfield Farmers Market

Every Saturday from June to October, the Deerfield Farmers Market is the place to be. Located in downtown Deerfield, the market offers a variety of fresh produce, artisanal goods, and live music, making it a vibrant gathering spot for the community.

Lake Forest: Lake Forest Summer Concerts in the Square

Lake Forest hosts Summer Concerts in the Square every Thursday evening from June through August. These free concerts feature a variety of musical genres and provide a relaxed, outdoor setting to enjoy music under the stars.

Wilmette: Wilmette Art Fair

The Wilmette Art Fair taking place on August 3-4, 2024, is a showcase of local and regional artists. Held in downtown Wilmette, the fair features a wide range of artworks, from paintings to sculptures, and provides a great opportunity to explore and purchase unique pieces.

Evanston: Evanston Lakeshore Arts Festival

The Evanston Art and Big Fork Festival, happening on August 16-18, 2024, is a highlight of the summer season. This juried art show features works from over 100 artists, live music, and food vendors, all set against the stunning backdrop of Lake Michigan.

Glenview: Glenview Summer Festival

The Glenview Summer Festival on June 22, 2024, is a lively street fair with local vendors, food trucks, and live performances. It’s a great way to enjoy the summer weather and support local businesses in Glenview.

Summer on the North Shore of Illinois is filled with events that celebrate the vibrant communities and beautiful surroundings. For more information about these towns and to find your dream home on the North Shore, visit Janie Bress. As a dedicated real estate agent, I’m here to help you discover the perfect place to call home. Enjoy the summer festivities!

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