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Lakeside Festival at The Dole

Thu, Jul 04 – Sun, Jul 07, 2024

401 Country Club Road, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Lakeside Festival is one of the largest and longest-running summer festivals in McHenry County.

Held on the beautiful grounds of the historic Dole Mansion and Lakeside Arts Park over Independence Day weekend, Lakeside Festival has been honored multiple years as “Best Festival” by Shaw Media’s Best of the Fox Readers’ Choice Awards. Lakeside Festival is the largest fundraiser for Lakeside Legacy Foundation’s year-round arts, education, history, and community programs. The Dole’s festival team collaborates with the City of Crystal Lake to coordinate Lakeside Festival activities with the Independence Day parade and fireworks displays.


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  • Mon: Closed
  • Tue: Closed
  • Wed: Closed
  • Thu: 12:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Fri: 12:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Sat: 12:00pm – 11:00pm
  • Sun: 12:00pm – 11:00pm

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