Special Events

Knauz Special Events Page

We are dedicated to being involved in the community.

Bookmark this page to stay up-to-date with events held at the Autopark, and events and programs sponsored by Knauz Automotive Group. Scroll down to see a few of our upcoming events that we are very excited about. 

 Upcoming events sponsored by Knauz Automotive Group





Vernon Hills Fall Fest 
October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bring your ghosts and goblins to our annual Fall Fest for this spooktacular family event featuring indoor trick or treating, face painter, carnival games, and a costume contest. This event will sell out, so be sure to buy your tickets early.

REGISTER here for Fall Fest

NEW! Dave DiNaso's Traveling World of Reptiles will make a special appearance at Fall Fest. See some of the world's Jurassic creatures up close and personal.



                                                                                        



Mundelein Boo Bash
FREE ages 3-11
Saturday, October 28th, 4 -7pm
Mundelein Community Center and Community Park 
A Halloween themed event for the entire family. Candy and treats are provided by local businesses. Other activities include, games and prizes, entertainment and visits by familiar costumed characters. Tractor pulled wagon rides. This event is held rain or shine. No registration is required and costumes are encouraged! Parental supervision is required of all children. Food is available for purchase. 
 

Great Pumpkin Celebration

Date: October 21, 2017  
Times: 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Category: Special Event
Location: Robert W. Rolek Community Center, 814 Hart Rd., Round Lake, IL 60073
Phone: 8475468558

Join the us for our annual Great Pumpkin Celebration! Enjoy free family fun including a costume contest, indoor trick-or-treating, fantasy maze, corn maze & hayrides, kids entertainment, carnival games & prizes, and more!


Mundelein The Chase 5K
November 11, 2017
Ages 10+
The Chase will be held at Steeple Chase Gold Course. Traverse the hilly cart paths of the beautiful course. After the race stops in the clubhouse for snacks and warm beverages. Runners will receive a knit ski hat.

Gurnee Breakfast with Santa
December 9, 2017
8:30-11:15
Enjoy pancakes, sausage and Canadian bacon with your family at The Gurnee Park District annual holiday breakfast. Visit with Santa, share your holiday wishes and take home a special gift. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the unforgettable holiday memories!

Holiday Festival

Dates: December 2, 2017 - December 2, 2017
Times: 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Category: Special Event
Location: Robert W. Rolek Community Center, 814 Hart Rd., Round Lake, IL 60073
Phone: 8475468558

It's the annual Holiday Festival! Nothing gets you and the family in the holiday spirit better than free family fun and festivities. Join us for kids games, Little Elves workshop, sleigh rides, the RLAPD Community Band, Toys-for-Tots drop off, Neighborhood Festival of Lights, Pictures with Santa (bring that camera!), and so much more! 


 

  • DICKENS OF  A HOLIDAY - DECEMBER 2 and 9, 2017

    It's an exciting and festive time in Downtown Libertyville during Dickens of a Holiday on Saturday December 2nd and December 9th from 10am to 3pm.  We hope your whole family can join in the festivities!

    *Photos with Santa in Cook Park - Santa will be in town December 2rd and 9th from 10am -12pm & 1pm-3pm to spread cheer throughout.  Visit Santa in his sleigh and have your picture taken.  Donations to MainStreet appreciated!

    *Visit the Children's Holiday Shoppe at Petranek's Pharmacy in their Community Room! Children can purchase gifts for their family with the help of Santa's Elves! No adults allowed inside while the children shop for their loved ones. Items priced up to $5.

    *Victorian Tea - 11am to 1pm - St. Lawrence Episcopal Church - Tickets will go on sale ~ early October

    *Each Saturday at 10 am, the Liberty Theater will a free movie.  Please bring a canned food item for donation.  Titles will be updated, so stay tuned!

    *Ansel B. Cook Museum Tours December 2 and 9th from noon -4pm!




Chicago Huddle      
ABOUT THE SHOW
The Chicago Huddle is a weekly Bears pregame TV show that provides fans with exclusive insight and analysis straight from the people who know the team best- the guys who actually play the game! Each week Bears legend Patrick Mannelly, who played more games in a Bears uniform than any other player in team history, is joined by a star Bears player to provide viewers with unique, exclusive analysis on the Monsters of the Midway. The Chicago Huddle also features special weekly segments and one on one interviews with MTV personality and Maxim model April Rose so fans can see what their favorite players are like off the field. Chicago Huddle programming airs Sunday mornings during the football season at 10:00am on NBS Sports Chicago.You and your family and friends can attend a taping of the Chicago Huddle! This program is filmed at Chili's in Vernon Hills on Tuesdays. Taping begins at 6:30PM and ends around 7:15PM. We recommend arriving early to grab a table.Follow Chicago Huddle on Facebook and Twitter.

This year's shows will be taped on :
September 12th,19th and 26th
October 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th
November 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th
December 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th

2018 Community Events 
Sponsored By The Knauz 
Automotive Group

Additional information will be added as available
January 2018
January 13th, 2018- Vernon Hills Winterfest

 
January TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club
January 20th, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Daddy Daughter Dance



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer
 
January TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Frosty Fest               
February 2018
February 9th, 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's-  Just the two of us 

February TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Enchanted Princess Ball

 
February 25th, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Frosty Footrace
February TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club 
February 11th, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Daddy Daughter Dance



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer 
March 2018

March 10th 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - Craft Beer Tasting 

March 24th 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - Hopping Holiday Hunt

 
March 31st, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Egg Scramble
March TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club
March 24th, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Annual Easter Egg Hunt



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer 

April 2018

April TBD- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Earth Day
April 14th or 21st 2018- 
Vernon Hills Park District's - loop The Lakes 5K Run
April TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Egg Hunt egg-Stavaganza

 
April TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer 
April TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Egg Hunt
April TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Itailian Fest


May 2018
April TBD- Vernon Hills Park District's - Earth Day
May TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Wild Abou Mom

 

May TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club



Select Wednesdays May through September- Libertyville MainStreet's- CarFun on 21



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer 

June 2018
June 3rd- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Mighty Kids Triathlon
June TBD 2018- 
Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Movie in the Park
June 23rd & 24th - Vernon Hills Park District's - Family Campout

June TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Community Picnic
June TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Margaritaville & Craft Beer Nights

 

June TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal 
June TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's- Movie in the Park
June 8th & 9th , 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's- Dance Recital

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club
June 2nd, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - 4th Annual George Weinart Fishing Derby
June 13th, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Summer Kick Off Dance
June 30th, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Taste of Grayslake Family Picnic and Fireworks Celebration Event
June TBD, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Children's Entertainment in the Park


Select Wednesdays May through September- Libertyville Mainstreet's- CarFun on 21
June TBD ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Annual Golf Outing
June TBD ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Historic Home Tour
June - July ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Lunch In The Park
June - October ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Farmer's Market
June TBD, 2018- Libertyville Civic Center- Libertyville Days



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer 
June-August TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's Summer Concert Series


Friday's June- October TBD, 2018- Lake Bluff Farmer's Market- From produce, proteins and pastries to flowers, cheese and more, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market is one of the Village's best places to stock your fridge and pantry! With knife sharpening services, live music and cooking demonstrations, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market works to create an experience that will kick summer weekends in Lake Bluff in style. Join us, join our vendors and join your neighbors on the Lake Bluff Village Green each and every Friday in the summer!
July 2018
July TBD 2018- 
Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Movie in the Park
July 21st - Vernon Hills Park District's - Flick & Float

July TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Freedom Classic 5k & 1/2 Mile Kids Fun Run
July TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Margaritaville & Craft Beer Nights
July TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Movie in the Park Night

 

July TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal
July TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's- Movie in the Park
July 4th , 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's- 4th of July Celebration Fireworks Show

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club
July TBD, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Movie in the Park
July TBD, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Children's Entertainment in the Park



Select Wednesdays May through September- Libertyville MainStreet's- CarFun on 21
June - July ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Lunch In The Park
June - October ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Farmer's Market


January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer 
June-August TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Summer Concert Series
July TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Ya Gotta Regatta
July TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Fishing Derby
July TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's- Family Camp Out


July TBD, 2018- Lake Bluff Criterium and Block Party


Friday's June- October TBD, 2018- Lake Bluff Farmer's Market- From produce, proteins and pastries to flowers, cheese and more, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market is one of the Village's best places to stock your fridge and pantry! With knife sharpening services, live music and cooking demonstrations, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market works to create an experience that will kick summer weekends in Lake Bluff in style. Join us, join our vendors and join your neighbors on the Lake Bluff Village Green each and every Friday in the summer!

August 2018
August TBD 2018- 
Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Movie in the Park
August 3rd 2018- 
Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Summer Splash
August 17th & 18th  2018- 
Vernon Hills Park District's - 
RibFest


August TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Cardboard Regatta
August TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Movie in the Park Night

 
August TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal
August TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's- Movie in the Park

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club
August TBD, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Children's Entertainment in the Park
August TBD, 2018- Grayslake Park District's -Summer Concert Under The Stars



Select Wednesdays May through September- Libertyville MainStreet's- CarFun on 21
August TBD ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- MainSweet Dessert Walk
June - October ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Farmer's Market
August TBD, 2018- Gurnee Days Festival


January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer  June-August TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's Summer Concert Series
August-TBD 2018 - Gurnee Park District's- Viking Park Singers Concert
August-TBD 2018 - Gurnee Park District's- Gurnee Days Run

September 2018
September 15th 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
World Wide Day of Play
September 28th 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Family Trivia Night

September
 TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's- The Mundelein Fine Arts Festival
September
 TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-  Friends of Steeple Chase

 
September TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal 
September 9th, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  SuperHero Fun Run

 
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club



Select Wednesdays May through September- Libertyville MainStreet's- CarFun on 21
September TBD ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Twilight Shuffle 5K Run/Walk
June - October ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Farmer's Market


January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer
 


Friday's June- October TBD, 2018- Lake Bluff Farmer's Market- From produce, proteins and pastries to flowers, cheese and more, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market is one of the Village's best places to stock your fridge and pantry! With knife sharpening services, live music and cooking demonstrations, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market works to create an experience that will kick summer weekends in Lake Bluff in style. Join us, join our vendors and join your neighbors on the Lake Bluff Village Green each and every Friday in the summer!


October 2018
October 26th 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Fall Fest
October
 TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's- Boo Bash

 
October TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club
October TBD, 2018- Grayslake Park District's - 11th Annual Pumpkin Fest
June - October ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Farmer's Market



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer
 
October TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Trick Or Treat Path



Friday's June- October TBD, 2018- Lake Bluff Farmer's Market- From produce, proteins and pastries to flowers, cheese and more, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market is one of the Village's best places to stock your fridge and pantry! With knife sharpening services, live music and cooking demonstrations, the Lake Bluff Farmers' Market works to create an experience that will kick summer weekends in Lake Bluff in style. Join us, join our vendors and join your neighbors on the Lake Bluff Village Green each and every Friday in the summer!

November 2018
November 3rd 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Pumpkin Launch

November TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's- Health & Wellness Fair

 
November TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal
November 11th, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Turkey Trek Fun Run
Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club


January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer
 
December 2018
December 31st 2018- Vernon Hills Park District's - 
Family New Year's Eve Party 

December TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's- Breakfast With Santa
December TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's- Tree Lighting Ceremony 
December TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's-Snack 'N' Story With Santa
December TBD, 2018- Mundelein Park District's- Polar Express

 

December TBD, 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Senior Center Movie & A Meal
December 1st , 2018- Round Lake Area Park District's-  Winter Holiday Festival Fourth Wednesday of each month 2018- Grayslake Park District's - Nifty Fifty Plus Senior Club


December TBD ,2018- Libertyville Mainstreet's- Dickens of a Holiday



January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Parent's Night Out
January-December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Senior Mixer
 

December TBD, 2018- Gurnee Park District's - Breakfast With Santa 

Contact

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