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Start Making Plans to Paint the Town Green

McHenry ShamROCKS the Fox

Paint the Town Green on March 16, 2019 - March 17, 2019 Miller Point, 1202 Riverside Drive, McHenry, IL 60050

There's plenty of music, family-friendly activities for leprechauns of all sizes. Get your green on and have a great time whether you're Irish all year round or just on one day per year. Bring your family and/or friends and paint the town green for St. Patrick's Day! Head out to where the river and the beers are green - Downtown McHenry's two-day event, McHenry ShamROCKS the Fox features the Fox River dyed emerald green by Blarney Island.

See activity times listed below:

Saturday, March 16:

8:00 A.M. : McHenry Shamrock Shuffle - Join the annual 5k run or kid's 400m dash

9:00 A.M. : River Dyeing by Blarney Island

11:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.: Beer tent, childrens activities and live music at Miller Point

11:00 A.M. : St. Patrick's Day Parade (check the website for route)

Noon - 2:30 P.M. : Spig O'Mint All Star Duo (Irish Music)

2:30 P.M. : Irish Dancers

3:00 - 5:00 P.M. : Yours Truly

5:30 - 8:00 P.M. : Mike Zabrin & Funktastic

8:30 - 11:00 P.M. : Feel Good Party Band

Sunday, March 17:

12:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. Beer tent, childrens activities and live music at Miller Point

Noon - 2:30 P.M. Cirrus Falcon Band (Irish Music)

2:30 P.M. Irish Music

3:00 - 4:30 P.M. Cover Girls

5:00 - 7:00 P.M. Karma Committee

7:00 P.M. FIREWORKS display on Miller Point

St. Patrick’s Day Beer & Wine Pairing

Loyola University Chicago Retreat and Ecology Campus

2710 S. Country Club Road, Woodstock, IL 60098

On Saturday, March 16, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm celebrate the luck of the Irish at the Wine & Beer reception with passed hors d’ oeuvres proceeded by a five-course dinner paired with delectable wines. COST: $80.00 per person Online Registration Chef Demonstration

Shamrockers Ball Music Fest at

614 Rawson Bridge Road, Port Barrington, IL 60010

Broken Oar has their Shamrockers Ball event starting on March 8th with 15 bands over 5 days and two weekends. They also have two outdoor heated festival tents, and they'll be offering their special corned beef and St. Patrick's menu.

Check-out the Broker Oar Shamrockers Ball line-up below:

Dates: March 8, 2019 - March 17, 2019

FRI 3/8 6pm-12am, Kashmir + HI Infidelity

SAT 3/9 3pm-12am, Bella Cain + Downpour Wedding Banned + Friction

FRI 3/15 6pm-12am, Too White Crew + Fool House

SAT 3/16 3pm-12am, Modern Day Romeos +Suburban Cowboys + 7th Heaven + Lava Rock

SUN 3/17 11am-6pm 16 Candles Band + Libido Funk Cicrus + Rumor Hazit + Irish Daners


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