Join Us For Fun Events!

Creative FUNdraising events and programs help support the Museum and bring history to life.

Distilling History: Billy Caldwell — Event to be Rescheduled

Learn about Billy Caldwell, Chicago & The Great Lakes Trail on March 18, the first of the museum's "Distilling HIstory" events of 2020, held at North Shore Distillery. more...

Hops & History: Bootleggers, Bandits & Bathtub Gin

Learn about Lake Bluff's Bootleggers, Bandits & Bathtub Gin on May 4 at Lake Bluff Brewery! Museum co-founder Kathy O'Hara will share stories passed down through the generations. more...

LBHM Auto Show 2020

Save the date for the best auto show on the North Shore! The 8th annual Lake Bluff History Museum Auto Show will take place on June 20, 2020, in downtown Lake Bluff. more...

Dogs on the Bluff

Lake Bluff's love of dogs will be on full display this summer with the launch on June 21 of “Dogs on the Bluff,” a summer-long public art display that includes more than 70 fiberglass dogs and puppies. more...

Crab Tree Farm: Arts & Crafts Collection Tour 2020

Crab Tree Farm has the most impressive Arts & Crafts collection in the U.S., and on September 19 it is opening its doors to Lake Bluff History Museum guests. more...

Lake Bluff Anniversary Party

Celebrate Lake Bluff's 125th anniversary at a village-wide party complete with food, friends, music and fireworks on September 26 at Blair Park. more...

Spirits in the Night: Ghost Stories from Lake Bluff & Beyond!

Ever seen a ghost? Want to share your story or listen to other spirit-sighters share theirs? Join us for Spirits in the Night on October 28 at North Shore Distillery. more...

Holiday Home Tour 2020

Lake Bluff History Museum Holiday Home takes place in Lake Bluff on December 6, showcasing local homes decked out in their seasonal best. Get your friends together and join us! more...