Shamrock the Block

Wauconda, Illinois        St. Patrick's Day Festivities 2019  

Wauconda's Seventh 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 weekend long, shops and restaurants will sell shamrocks for $1, $5, $10 and $20 which will be used to decorate all the venues in town for the festivities.  The proceeds from the shamrock sales will benefit St. Baldrick's. There will also be a raffle all weekend long, with the winner receiving a trip for two to Ireland (or $2,000 cash)!


From Friday, 3/15, to Sunday, 3/17, 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: Friends of Bangs Lake, Bubbles for Blossoms, Wauconda Parks Foundation, and St. Baldrick's Foundation.