July 2017 Around Town 1

July 7: Uncork Barrington

Tickets are now on sale for Uncork Barrington, a charitable wine-tasting event to be held Friday, July 7 from 6:00 – 9:30 p.m. at the Barrington Metra Station-Tent Pavilion. Attendees can enjoy an evening of wine, food, and live entertainment from The Claudettes, while supporting important community organizations.

Tickets are $40 in advance or $50 the day of the event and can be purchased online at www.uncorkbarrington.com. Admission includes access to over 50 wines, 20 one oz. tasting pours, a souvenir wine glass, a Passport Event Guide, and complimentary nibbles. Additional food and wine will also be available for purchase.

July 14: Car Show Cruise Night

Cruise on over to Hawthorn Woods Community Park at 5:00 p.m. and enjoy a night of cool cars and family fun. Exotic and classic cars are welcome to park at Community Park for these FREE events, and show off to compete for best car. Spectators are welcome, just come out to see the cars. This event is paired with our Concert in the Park featuring a performance by Today’s Trade from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

July 28: Art in the Park – 
A Taste of Drawing Workshop

Location: Hawthorn Woods Community Park

Get a taste of our drawing class in this 1-hour workshop starting at 6:00 p.m. Our elementary-age program is designed to teach basic to advanced drawing skills, art techniques and vocabulary. Drawing is the bedrock skill required for future artistic success. Students will express their creativity while they learn to draw. Registration is required; all materials are provided. This event is paired with our Concert in the Park featuring a performance by Evo from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.