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Planit 5: What to do this weekend in McHenry County

Members of the Spring Grove Flying Dragons perform during the 45th annual Saufen und Spiel Parade Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, in Johnsburg. This year's event featured a variety of food vendors, inflatables, live music, as well as the annual Cow Drop raffle.
Members of the Spring Grove Flying Dragons perform during the 45th annual Saufen und Spiel Parade Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, in Johnsburg. This year's event featured a variety of food vendors, inflatables, live music, as well as the annual Cow Drop raffle.

SAUFEN UND SPIEL, Sept. 7-9, Johnsburg Community Club, 2315 W. Church St., and throughout Johnsburg. Major fundraiser for the Johnsburg Community Club. Featuring Black Light Bean Bag Toss at 5 p.m. Sept. 7 with musical guests Old School at 7 p.m. Banjo Beer Night is Sept. 8 and gates open at 5 p.m. with musical guests Friction at 8 p.m. Cow Drop is 4 p.m. Sept. 9. Parade begins at 11:30 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Johnsburg Village Hall and ends up at Johnsburg Community Club where food, treats, drink, rides and games will be available. Information: 815-385-9899 or https://johnsburgcommunityclub.com/saufen-und-spiel.

FALL FAMILY FEST, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 8, Lions Park, 1200 Silver Lake Road, Cary. Annual day of family-friendly fall activities including hayrides, pony rides, petting zoo, crafts, pumpkin patch and more sponsored by the Cary Park District. Refreshments available for purchase from Toasty Cheese food truck. Admission: $9 per child ages 3 and older, $5 per child ages 1 to 3, free for adults and children age 1 and younger. Information: 847-639-6100 or www.carypark.com.

TRUCK OFF, 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 8, McHenry County Fairgrounds, 12015 Country Club Road, Woodstock. Food truck fest featuring a large variety of more than 30 food trucks, live music, vendor fair and more. Presented by McHenry County Living. Free admission. Information: 815-900-8522 or www.mchenrycountyliving.com.

FOOTBALL LEGENDS LIVE, 8 to 10 p.m. Sept. 8, Raue Center for the Arts, 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake. Pro Football Weekly invites you to help us celebrate 50 years of football coverage in this star-studded night. Join Pro Football Hall of Famers: Brian Urlacher, Mean Joe Green, Lawrence Taylor, Anthony Munoz, Randy White and Dan Hampton along with emcees Pat Boyle and Dave Kaplan and Pro Football Weekly’s very own Hub Arkush and other surprise guests as we celebrate PFW’s honorary “Team for the Ages” and “Bears Team for the Ages.” Tickets start at $45. Tickets and information: 815-356-9212 or http://rauecenter.org/upcoming-event/pro-football-weekly-team-for-the-ages/.

20TH ANNUAL LAKEMOOR CHARITY CAR SHOW, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 9, Morrison Park, 233 W. Route 120, Lakemoor. There will be something for everyone to enjoy with a variety of cars, trophies, prizes, music, and food. All proceeds will benefit the Lakemoor Scholarship Fund. Cost: $15 participants, free for spectators. Information: Ralph Brindise, 847-970-0669 or http://www.lakemoorscholarshipfund.com/.

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