A North Shore Summer

Summer is finally in full-swing on Chicago's North Shore!

And since we only have a few short months to soak it in, we're mapping out all of the events that offer lots of fun and (weather permitting) lots of sun, all summer long !!


With the fun offered weekly, it's easy to find time to attend these events.

Music on the Esplanade
Tuesdays @ 6-8PM
Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe

Wednesdays in the Woods
Wednesdays @ 6-8:30PM
Hubbard Woods Park, Winnetka

Family Fun Night Karaoke
Fridays @ 6:30-9PM
Rock House, Wilmette

Glencoe French Market
Saturdays @ 8AM-1PM
Wyman Green, Glencoe

Winnetka Farmer's Market
Saturdays @ 7:30AM-12:30PM
Village Hall East Parking Lot, Winnetka

Wilmette French Market
Saturdays @ 8AM-1PM
Wilmette Village Center


Events that only happen once throughout the summer!

Art in the Village
June 23-24 @ 10AM-5PM
Hubbard Woods Park, Winnetka

Gillison Beach Campout
June 23 & July 27 @ 7:30PM
Gillson Beach, Wilmette

Glencoe Sidewalk Sale
June 29-30 @ 10AM
Downtown Glencoe

Cardboard Regatta
July 7 @ 4-5PM
Glencoe Beach

Winnetka Sidewalk Sale
July 13-14 @ 9AM-5PM
Downtown Winnetka

Water Carnival
July 14 @ 10AM-12:30PM
Tower Road Beach, Winnetka

Wilmette Summerfest & Sidewalk Sale
July 20-21
Downtown Wilmette

Glencoe Festival of Art
July 28-29 @ 6-7PM
Downtown Glencoe

Kite Festival
August 11-12 @ 10AM-3PM
Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe

Superhero Dash
Sept 8 @ 9-11AM
Sheridan Road, Winnetka

Know of an event we missed?  Be sure to include details in the comments below!

Happy summer solstice, Chicago crew!

- Jeannie Balsam Interiors