We do our best to provide the most relevant and timely information to our readers, but please confirm dates, times, and availability before attending an event.

Events are posted on Little Lake County from information found on, but not limited to, attraction sites, government city sites; as well as submissions from individual attractions, press releases and PR firms. All events are subject to change without notice and Little Lake County cannot be held responsible.

Little Lake County loves hearing about events!!  Events must be low cost or free and for kids, families or parents. Events must not require pre-registration to attend, and must welcome walk-ins. To submit your event for the calendar please fill out this form:

Questions about the calendar? Please contact Melissa.

{TR} = Ticket Required – this are free events that require a ticket, generally they are handed out just prior to the event.

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Two-Year-Old Storytime 10:15 am
Two-Year-Old Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 2 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Toddlers love to move, so we’ve designed a lively storytime just for them! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and rhythm activities. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 2 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Babies and Books 10:15 am
Babies and Books @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 4 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Description:  Help your infant (6 to 23 months) develop new learning skills and sensory awareness by exploring books, singing songs and trying fun new activities together. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 4 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Home Depot Kids Workshop 9:00 am
Home Depot Kids Workshop @ Your Local Home Depot
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Home Depot offers free workshops for do-it-yourselfers of all ages and experience levels. Review the schedule of upcoming workshops and choose a specific workshop to attend. You’ll see a variety of workshops scheduled – [...]
Preschool Storytime 3:30 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Waukegan Public Library’s Movie Series 1:30 pm
Waukegan Public Library’s Movie Series @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Come join the Waukegan Public Library for a family movie! March 24: Up March 31: Shrek April 7: Peter Rabbit April 14: Zootopia  
Los Bilingüitos Storytime 3:30 pm
Los Bilingüitos Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 7 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids ages 4 to 7 will give their imaginations a workout, listening to stories, singing songs and creating craft projects in the art center. Niños de 4 a 7 años trabajarán con sus imaginaciones, escuchando [...]
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Two-Year-Old Storytime 10:15 am
Two-Year-Old Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 9 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Toddlers love to move, so we’ve designed a lively storytime just for them! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and rhythm activities. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 9 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Waukegan Middle School Music Festival 6:00 pm
Waukegan Middle School Music Festival @ Genesee Theatre
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bravo Waukegan is proud to sponsor Waukegan Public Schools’ annual Middle School Music Festival April 10 – 11 at 6 p.m. at the Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., Waukegan. The free festival is open [...]
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Babies and Books 10:15 am
Babies and Books @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 11 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Description:  Help your infant (6 to 23 months) develop new learning skills and sensory awareness by exploring books, singing songs and trying fun new activities together. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 11 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
LGBTea Party 4:00 pm
LGBTea Party @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come and find a comfortable space to hangout with LGBTQ peers and allies! Enjoy some good conversation with a warm beverage and snacks.
Waukegan Middle School Music Festival 6:00 pm
Waukegan Middle School Music Festival @ Genesee Theatre
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bravo Waukegan is proud to sponsor Waukegan Public Schools’ annual Middle School Music Festival April 10 – 11 at 6 p.m. at the Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., Waukegan. The free festival is open [...]
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Preschool Storytime 3:30 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
THE UNDERWATER BUBBLE SHOW 6:30 pm
THE UNDERWATER BUBBLE SHOW @ Genesee Theatre
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
From Latvia comes The Underwater Bubble Show, a delightful modern fairytale featuring amazing acrobats, jugglers, mimes, contortionists and best of all, millions of bubbles! You’ll be transported to a colorful, happy place called Bubblelandia, where you’re invited [...]
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Waukegan Public Library’s Movie Series 1:30 pm
Waukegan Public Library’s Movie Series @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Come join the Waukegan Public Library for a family movie! March 24: Up March 31: Shrek April 7: Peter Rabbit April 14: Zootopia  
Los Bilingüitos Storytime 3:30 pm
Los Bilingüitos Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 14 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids ages 4 to 7 will give their imaginations a workout, listening to stories, singing songs and creating craft projects in the art center. Niños de 4 a 7 años trabajarán con sus imaginaciones, escuchando [...]
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Two-Year-Old Storytime 10:15 am
Two-Year-Old Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 16 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Toddlers love to move, so we’ve designed a lively storytime just for them! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and rhythm activities. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 16 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Babies and Books 10:15 am
Babies and Books @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 18 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Description:  Help your infant (6 to 23 months) develop new learning skills and sensory awareness by exploring books, singing songs and trying fun new activities together. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 18 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Waukegan’s Eggstravaganza Trail 11:00 am
Waukegan’s Eggstravaganza Trail @ Hinkston Park
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Hop along the bunny trail and collect eggs from the Easter Bunny and friends! Don’t forget a basket to collect goodies!. Meet the Easter bunny & friends food vendors bring your camera and your basket [...]
Preschool Storytime 3:30 pm
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Family Saturday at the FieldHouse 4:00 pm
Family Saturday at the FieldHouse @ Field House Sports, Fitness & Aquatics Center
Apr 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join the Waukegan Park District for a Family Saturday at the new indoor aquatics center at the Field House! Admission to the indoor aquatics center will be $2 per resident family and $4 per non-resident [...]
ArtWauk 5:00 pm
ArtWauk @ Waukegan Arts District
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
ArtWauk @  Waukegan Arts District | Waukegan | Illinois | United States
ArtWauk is a monthly celebration of arts in the Arts & Entertainment District in Waukegan. Each month this event showcases different art and artists at over 20 venues, offering free access to each site and [...]
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Rocky’s Easter Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt 12:00 pm
Rocky’s Easter Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt @ The People's Choice Family Fun Center
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Rocky’s Easter Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019 2 Easter Egg Hunts in Rocky’s Fun House Miniature Golf, one for 2-5 year olds at 1:00 pm and one for 6-12 year olds [...]
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Two-Year-Old Storytime 10:15 am
Two-Year-Old Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 23 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Toddlers love to move, so we’ve designed a lively storytime just for them! Join us for stories, fingerplays, songs and rhythm activities. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
Preschool Storytime 10:45 am
Preschool Storytime @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Description:  Stop by with your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)
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Babies and Books 10:15 am
Babies and Books @ Waukegan Public Library
Apr 25 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
Description:  Help your infant (6 to 23 months) develop new learning skills and sensory awareness by exploring books, singing songs and trying fun new activities together. Location: Early Learning Center (Lower Level)