Looking for something fun to do this weekend? We've got the best bets for your done-with-work-outta-here time.
Check out our picks for activities to hit and new places to explore this weekend.
Where / When: White Deer Run Golf Course, 250 W. Greggs Pkwy., Vernon Hills; 10:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., Friday, September 16.
Why Go?: Networking and lunch followed by golf with a shotgun start and best ball scramble. After golf, there will be an open bar, raffle and more networking.
Where / When: The Chapel, 1200 American Way, Libertyville; 6 - 8 p.m., Friday, September 16.
Why Go?: Enjoy an indoor carnival with giant inflatables and a meet and greet with Gibby and Guppy from Nickelodeon's iCarly.
Where / When: ; 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Friday, September 16.
Why Go?: Play games, share campfire stories, cook dinner and s'mores over the fire. Please bring a flashlight.
Pricing: $20 for mom and son if residents; $30 for non-resident mom and son; $7 for each additional child.
Where / When: ; 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Saturday, September 17.
Why Go?: The Special Education Foundation of Lake County is sponsoring this event to raise awareness and foster interest in running for fitness while raising funds to enhance the educational and social opportunities for the over 2,600 disabled children and their families in Lake County.
Pricing: Click here for more information.
Where / When: Chicago Hilton Hotel, Historic Grand Ballroom, Chicago; Saturday, September 17.
Why Go?: Celebrate Lambs Farm's 50th Anniversary with delectable dining and dancing to the music of the Dan Hayes Orchestra. Bid for amazing items in the silent and live auctions. Buy raffle tickets to try to win a 2012 Toyota Prius. Call 847-362-4636 for more information.
Pricing: $300 per person.
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