Things To Do This Weekend March 12-14

Lake County is Marching into spring with the unique performances by artists and animals alike. Quench your tropical thirst and feast on a three-course prime rib dinner this weekend in Lake County.

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Here’s this edition of top 5 things to do this weekend March 12-14 in Lake County.

1. Tucker Beathard Performs at Genesee Street Cabaret 


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Calling all Lake County country fans that desire a bit more edge. Head to the Genesee Street Cabaret to hear Tucker Beathard’s homegrown alternative-country inspired sound. Get ready to “Rock On” to famous tunes of this Nashville native, get on your feet and interact with this renowned country star’s unique performance. “You Would Think” his distinctive talent is all his own, but Beathard comes from a musically-gifted family. Beathard’s father, Casey, is also an award-winning songwriter. After this impressive show, you’re ensured to be one of Tucker Beathard’s most “Faithful” fans. Tickets for the show include free parking and tableside bar service. Social distancing protocols will be in place. 

Friday, March 12; 8:30 p.m. Tickets $99/person. Limit two tickets per party. Call 847-263-6300 or email to reserve your spot. Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., Waukegan.

2. Public Tour: How A Lipizzan Stallion Learns To Dance


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Experience the Tempel Lipizzans for their Stallion Public Tour this weekend. Leave suburbia for a few hours, escaping to a serene country setting. Gaze at the stallions and their trainers while they go through the process of “dressage” training. This rare opportunity will leave you in awe as each beginner, intermediate and advanced trained horse gallops and dances past you, displaying each move they’ve been training to perform for several years. Not only will you have a meet and greet in their dwellings, VIP visitors can also take a trip to the Old Mill Creek breeding stables to say “hello” to their mares and foals.  As you sit ringside in their arena, social distancing and mask mandates will be in place. 

Saturday, March 13;10 – 11 a.m. Admission $15-$300. Tempel Farms, 17000 Wadsworth Rd., Old Mill Creek. 

3. Supper Club at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort

If you’re looking for a private dining farm-to-table dinner experience, visit the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort’s Three Embers Restaurant for this weekend’s supper club. Order a luxurious three-course meal while listening to the beautiful tunes by pianist and vocalist Andrew Blenderman. The Lincolnshire dinner and show is the perfect spot in Lake County for a date night. Paired with downtown piano bar vibes, the delicious three-course prime rib private dinner will be an unforgettable experience. Treat yourself and end the night with a getaway and stay at the resort as they are offering a St. Patrick’s Day package that includes deluxe overnight accommodations for two, six bottles of green or Guinness beer, a $30 credit available for use at Wright’s Brew and Bistro, Starbucks and/or Sundry Gift Shop. Overnight stays start at $85 per night.  

Saturday, March 13; Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets $49/per person. Call 847-634-0100 to reserve tickets. Lincolnshire Marriott Resort, 10 Marriott Dr., Lincolnshire. 

4. March Wine Pairing Dinner, Caribbean Theme At Vigneto Del Bino 

Sip and dine with Vigento del Bino Vineyard and Winery in Antioch for a wine pairing dinner that will help you travel through space a time to the Caribbean vacation of your dreams. Each vino from the Lake County Libation Trail partner will be paired with a four-course meal complimented by entertainment to transform you from Lake County’s midwestern spring to a sunny and bright island-esque ocean view. Try the winery’s latest sweet white addition to the menu, “Vino Colada” or the classic, dry red “Bino’s Blend,” If you aren’t ready for dining in, take a bottle or two to-go and participate in the tasting from the comfort of your home. 

Saturday, March 13; 6 – 8 p.m. Admission $54.95/person, includes four course meal, four wine pairings and entertainment. Vigneto del Bino Vineyard and Winery, 42150 N. Crawford Rd., Antioch. 

5. Make Your Own Spring Flowers and Shamrocks at Peter Patterson Glassworks

Don your green threads and start preparing your corn beef hash because St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. Visit Peter Patterson Glassworks in Mundelein for their create a glass flower or shamrock open house. Learn the different glass blowing techniques at this flowering art class and take home a shamrock charm or a beautiful spring glass flower at the color of your choosing. Spring into the season and test your craftsmanship at this creative event. Social distancing and mask protocols will be in place. 

Saturday-Sunday, March 13-14; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Appointment required. Admission $35. Peter Patterson Glassworks, 888 Tower Rd., Suite E, Mundelein.

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