You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy this pub crawl. We have included five Irish pubs in five different towns. Pick where you want to stop and end, then go out and have some ‘craic.” (an Irish term for fun or good time). If you try all five we would like to hear about your favorites.
Are you looking for a place to watch the game this Sunday? Head on over to Chessie’s in Barrington and enjoy one of their drink specials as well as FREE appetizers during halftime. Join other fans and come and cheer on the Bears.
Combine live jazz music, food, wine, and art, and you have a great formula for a perfect evening. Mark your calenders for “Uncork Barrington”. This is an opportunity to sample 50 wines from around the world and pair cuisine from local restaurants to complement the wine selections. New this year, an art fair featuring select artist.
Craft Beer from 40 brewers, live entertainment and good food, what more could a person ask for? Head to downtown Barrington July 7th for the 9th Annual Brew Fest. Tents are located at the North Lot of the Barrington Metra Station, so with over 100 beers to sample, hop on the train and let Metra do the driving. Proceeds go to a good cause.
Take pride in your purchase! Norton’s is a “Uniquely American General Store” This shop carries only U.S.A. made goods hand-selected for today’s tastes and lifestyles. You’ll find quality goods for people of all ages showcased in a charming renovated livery-barn.
We love Norton’s USA, because everything they carry is MADE IN AMERICA! That includes a Toy Room filled with safe toys for all the kids on your list, as well as gifts, kitchenware, jewelery, apparel, cards, hand-stamped gift wrap, garden items and MORE. So not only do you get to shop local, you also support American manufacturing.
McGonigal’s Pub in Barrington has recently celebrated it’s first year in business. This traditional Irish Pub has it all, great food and drink, live music, warm and inviting ambiance and friendly wait staff. Weather permitting enjoy sitting outdoors in the heart of downtown Barrington. With it’s close proximity to the train station it is also a favorite stop for pub crawls.
Barrington has it all going on this weekend! Sidewalk Sale Days and Barrington’s first Summer Fest. The festival will feature great music with 8 live bands, great food all by local restaurants and a great time for all.
This excursion is for anyone interested in the art of beading jewelry. Each shop is unique and offers different materials and classes. Whether you are a novice or experienced beader you will hopefully be inspired to create Something new.
Whether you are looking for an inexpensive date night or just want to enjoy the ambiance of an old theater, the Catlow Theater is hard to beat, Grab something to eat from Boloney’s, a sandwich shop connected to theater and head in to enjoy the show while you dine.