Get Out: Treasure Hunt, Storytelling And More

Let Patch help you make plans for something fun to do this weekend.

Looking for something to do this weekend? We've got the best bets for cool activities to hit and new places to explore this weekend.


Where/When: , Jones Island Park, 243 Harvey Ave, Grayslake; 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Saturday, June 11.  

Why Go?: 1st annual local volunteer shoreline clean-up of Gray's Lake. Gold coins will be hidden for volunteers to find and then redeem for prizes donated by local merchants. Volunteers will receive a free t-shirt, goodie bag and food provided by Piggly Wiggly, Rudy's Mexican Grill and Mitch's. Scuba divers from Big Kahuna Scuba will give a demonstration.

Pricing: Free



Where/When: , 50 Commerce Drive, Grayslake; 6 - 9 p.m., Friday, June 10.

Why Go?: Have fun and help raise funds for the Exchange Club of Grayslake's Relay for Life team, "Exchange" Cancer for a Cure. Magic and Illusion featuring Ed Garcia, trivia and kids games, 50/50 raffle, pizza, pop and surprises. Luminaria Bags will be available for a donation. All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.

Pricing: $5 per person or $10 for a family of 4



Where/When: , 2150 Drury Lane, Grayslake; 1 - 3:30 p.m., Saturday, June 11.

Why Go?: Fun, family event for all levels of golfers. Yellow ball contest and various on-course challenges. The event will be handicapped. Prizes and refreshments are included.

Pricing: $25 per team (parent and junior golfer)



Where / When:; 10 - 11 a.m., Saturday, June 11.

Why Go?: Storyteller Bob Kann will share stories from around the world. This free family event will include juggling, comedy, magic and lots of audience participation.

Pricing: Free



Where/When: , North Bay Pavilion, 16400 W. Buckley Rd., Libertyville; 12 - 6 p.m., Saturday, June 4.

Why Go?: Paddle a canoe in the evening when the water is calm and critters are active. This event is for adults and children 14 and up.

Pricing: $12 for Lake County residents; $16 for non-residents



Where / When: , 1060 E. Peterson Rd., Grayslake; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 11 and 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.; Sunday, June 12. 

Why Go?: Premier monthly antique market featuring vintage clothing and accessories.

Pricing: $6 for adults; free for children 12 and under


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