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Christmas Tree Farms

Beyond the gifts under the tree, part of what makes Christmas are the family traditions involving the tree.

Christmas Tree Farms

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Here in McHenry County, there's no better place to do your holiday shopping than our many independent shops and boutiques!

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Holiday Events

From shopping events, to parades and visits with Santa, Holiday events in McHenry County put you right in the holiday spirit!

Holiday Events

McHenry County Craft Beverage Trail

We are proud of the unique things made right here in McHenry County! Experience all 11 of our craft breweries and distilleries on the McHenry County Craft Beverage Trail.

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Planning your McHenry County getaway is easier than ever! Download the Naturally McHenry County, IL app for a mobile, interactive way to plan your trip to McHenry County, IL!

Trips are much better when you have someone to guide you. While we can't send our reps to personally accompany you on your journey, we still want you to feel as though you're getting the inside scoop on McHenry County from an old friend. That's why our INSIDER Guide is packed with information about the incredible sites and activities you'll find in our little slice of Northern Illinois.

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Holiday Open House
November 3 - 6
Carriage house Antiques

Merry Market
November 4 & 5
The Quarry Cable Park

Wizards School Afternoon Tea
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays in November
Casting Whimsy

Woodstock Farmers Market - Winter Market
November 5, 12 & 19
McHenry County Fairgrounds

Harvest Time in 1858
November 6 | 12:00 PM
Powers-Walker House

Winter Market at The Dole

November 6, 13, 20 & 27 | 10:00 AM
The Dole

Trivia Night
November 10 & 17 | 6:30 PM
Rush Creek Distilling

Veterans Free All Day!
November 11
Volo Museum

Theatre 121 Presents: A Christmas Carol
November 18, 19, 20, 26, 26 & 27
Woodstock Opera House

Festival of Lights Parade
November 25 | 7 PM
Downtown Crystal Lake

Lighting of the Square
November 25 | 4 PM
Historic Woodstock Square

Heartache Tonight
November 26 | 8 PM
Raue Center for the Arts

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