Fish Fest

2021 Fox Lake Fish Fest Gold Sponsor: Trotter LLC Trotter Logo

Mayor's Fish Fry

Come join Mayor Donny Schmit on Friday, August 12, 2022 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. for the Mayor's Fish Fry!

The Mayor's Fish Fry will be held at Lakefront Park Building located at 71 Nippersink Blvd. Fox Lake, IL 60020. The Mayor's Fish Fry will include all you can eat fish, 2 sides, and a non-alcoholic beverage. Adult beverages will be available for purchase.

Meals cost $10 for adults, $9 for seniors 65 and up and $5 for ages 8 and under.

For questions please call the Village of Fox lake Parks and Recreation Department at: (224) 225-1404. 

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Youth Fishing Derby

Come join us at our Youth Fishing Derby on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Lakefront Park, 71 Nippersink Blvd. Fox Lake, IL 60020.

There will be snacks, fishing and giveaways! Prizes will be awarded to the winners of the fishing contest.

Participants aged 16 and under do not need a fishing license.

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Cardboard Boat Race

Come join us for Cardboard Boat Races on Sunday, August 14 at Lakefront Park. Races will begin at 12 p.m.
Registration fee is $15 which includes entry into the boat race, trophies for 1st & 2nd Fastest, and Best of Show, and Fastest Sinking! Additionally, there is a $30 dollar registration that includes the standard registration as well as a boat building kit. The boat building kit includes 1 roll of duct tape, a box cutter, and 8 x 4 ft. of cardboard to use for your boat.
Registration is preferred by August 12, 2022. On-site registration will be available. Registration forms can be found on the forms and applications page on the homepage: www.foxlake.org
There will be three different age groups competing: 11 & under; 12 to 18; 19 & over.
There will also be food sold at this event.


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