August 19, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Summer Days Tent (Rain location: Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum)
Actor and professional storyteller Terry Lynch will present American Tall Tales at the Summer Days tent on Saturday, August 19 at 1:30 p.m. From Paul Bunyan to Johnny Appleseed, Pecos Bill and more, these stories will keep audiences of all ages spellbound.
August 20, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum
The Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum hosts concerts by the Lake County Folk Club on the third Sunday of each month. This month's featured artist is Briar Road, with opener Jerry Thiel. Admission is $18 for general audience, $15 for seniors and $13 for Lake County Folk Club members. The museum will be open before and after the concert.
August 26, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ North End of Central Park
Join us at the north end of Grayslake's Central Park for a 19th-century rules baseball game pitting the Grayslake Athletics against the McHenry County Independents. Learn the wildly different rules and cheer and jeer in fine Victorian fashion using authentic 1800s baseball slang. This event serves as the kick off for the Color Aloft Balloon Festival, which continues through dusk. Huzzah!
August 27, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum
Join us for a toy and model car show staged by collectors Philip Bruno and Harold Flood on Sunday, August 27 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This event will coincide with the Oasis Car Show in downtown Grayslake.