Activities and Special Events for 2021! 

Libertyville Days Festival 2021,

August 12th - 15th


Thursday AUG. 12

6:30 pm 

Miss Libertyville Pageants - Cook Park    

Little Miss - ages 6-8, Jr. Miss ages 11-13,

Miss ages 16-21

sponsored by MainStreet Libertyville

Friday AUG. 13


11 am - 5 pm Lake County Health Department & Libertyville Fire Department Covid-19 Walk Up Vaccine Site - Cook Park

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Tricocci University of Beauty Culture  

Mini mani's & hair braiding - Free

Saturday AUG. 14

10 am

PARADE - Milwaukee Ave. North from the Metra Train Station to Rockland Road   

One of Lake County's largest and most spectacular parades, featuring marching bands, horses and balloons.  

12:00 pm - 3:00  pm

Libertyville Fire Department Fire Safety Demonstration 

Sunrise rotary park

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 

Fireman's Rib Cook Off Contest - watch teams of local fire departments compete for the best cooked ribs.  

Beer Garden  sponsored by Mickey Finn's


6 pm -10 pm

Youth Stage  Hosted by Libertyville Music 

Talented local teen bands take the stage 

Must complete and submit application in advance.  Applications available at Libertyville Music.

7:00 pm 

Jalapeno Pepper Eating Contest - In front of the Main Stage on Church St. 

Sponsored by Dos Amigos Mexican Restaurant  

Registration located in front of the Main Stage on Church St. 


Sunday AUG. 15

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Children's Party (ages 8 and under) - Cook Park

hosted by Libertyville Junior Woman's Club

Games, activities and treats for children ages 8 and under.

11:00am - 1:00 pm
Safe kids finger printing 
Cook Park
hosted by Libertyville Police Department (No charge)

11 am

Perfect Brewing Supply  

Rootbeer making demo and participation. 

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

K-9 Reading Buddies

Partnering with kids from pre-school to college, using reading teams of registered therapy dogs and qualified handlers to motivate kids to read.

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Baggo Tournament - Beer Garden   Sponsored by Morgan's Bar & Grill

Tournament for ages 21 and up.  $5 entry fee.  Prizes awarded. 


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm 

Cook Mansion Open House - Cook Park   Hosted by the Libertyville Mundelein Historical Society

Nominal admission fee applies.


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Hot Dog Eating Contest 

Registration located in front of the Main Stage on Church St. 

Open to anyone ages 18 and older.