Shamrock the Block

Wauconda, Illinois        St. Patrick's Day Festivities 2017

Wauconda's Fifth Annual Shamrock the Block St. Patrick's Day charity festival in Wauconda, Illinois.  Local establishments have joined together with STAR Charities to create fun events for the weekend for the whole family. 


All week long shops and restaurants will be selling shamrocks for $1, $5, $10 and $20 which will be used to decorate all the venues in town for the weekend festivities.  The proceeds from the shamrock sales will go to benefit St. Baldrick's. There will also be a 50/50 raffle, with the winner going on a trip for two to Ireland!


From Friday 3/17 to Sunday 3/19 there will be events at local area venues.  Check the schedule  frequently for updates and additions to the daily events. The charities that will be benefitted are: Bangs Lake Advisory Group, The Main Street Attraction, and St. Baldrick's Foundation.