Category Archives: Local Events

Two of the Best Places to See Fireworks in Algonquin this Fourth of July

Two Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Near Algonquin An Exceptional Day The breeze cools your skin when you reach inside an ice-cold cooler for a drink. In Michigan, the weather is lovely. Watermelon drips, hot dogs sizzle, and potato salad is presented in bowls. The sights, sounds, smells, and feelings arouse all senses. Laughter reverberates…

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The Best BBQ Festival is Back: Lake in the Hills Rockin’ Ribfest

Lake in the Hills Rockin’ Ribfest is back! Summer is a great time to get outside, and what better way to celebrate the season than with BBQ, live music, and a carnival, all in one four-day festival. We want you to enjoy the beautiful Illinois weather and benefit our community by sharing these events with…

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10,000 eggs to find at the Annual Egg Hunt in Algonquin, IL

On Saturday, April 8th, the Annual Egg Hunt will be taking place in Algonquin, IL. The event is free and open to everyone, and moms with children ages0-12. This year's hunt will have over 10,000 eggs hidden throughout the village's four parks! Plus, there will be festive activities and entertainment for everyone to enjoy. Don't…

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Algonquin with Guaranteed Rate’s St. Patty’s Day Shindig, Comedy, and Live Music

St Patrick's day is less than a week away, and there are always lots of St Patricks day events to enjoy! One of the best things to do for St Patricks Day near Algonquin and Chicago is the St. Patrick's Day Shindig at Guaranteed Rate.  Come wearing your green and drink some green beer with…

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Give Back This Thanksgiving at the 9th Annual Henry’s Thanksgiving Hustle 5k and Kids Dash

Looking for something fun to do this Thanksgiving holiday in Algonquin? Want to give back to the community and help kids in the process? Then look no further than the 9th Annual Henry’s Thanksgiving Hustle 5k and Kids Dash! Henry is a local child with muscular dystrophy, and when his friend’s parents Seth and Karen…

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Support the Local Community with Kiddie Academy’s Field Day Event

Supporting the local community is important to us here at Algonquin Square Apartments, and we like to feature local events that have an impact on the community and the people involved. With so many fun things happening and events around town, choosing one that supports a cause or helps people is a great way to…

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Trick or Treat and Movie in the Park at Old Town’s Historic Village Hall

Come dressed in your Halloween costume for a fun evening of trick-or-treating in Old Town Algonquin! Participants will have the opportunity to go trick-or-treating up and down Main St. in Old Town Algonquin with over 25 local businesses as well as paint a mini pumpkin in the Plaza to take home and display on Halloween.  After…

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Yoga in the Park: A Fun Way to Get Outside and Stay In Shape

Yoga is a great workout and a fantastic way to find some peace of mind and slow down in today’s busy world. Yoga in the park is one of our favorite events because it gets people outside, brings the community together for an uplifting event, and is a free outdoor yoga event. Saturday mornings are…

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Have a Blast: The Top 3 Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Near Algonquin Square Apartments

A Beautiful Spectacle Whoosh! The breeze flutters as blankets unroll, and picnic baskets overflow with watermelon, pasta salad, and sandwiches.  Splash! Sodas are pulled from ice-cold coolers while beer gardens pour from flowing kegs. The sights and sounds of rides, games, dunk tanks, and booths shout fun as laughter resounds through parks and kids play…

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