Upcoming Events



Welcome to the Grayslake Area Chamber of Commerce & Industry, located in Grayslake, Illinois, in the “Heart of Lake County”. The Grayslake Chamber of Commerce is active year-round promoting the Grayslake area and

its businesses, sponsoring special events designed to draw people of all ages to Grayslake.

You will find something for everyone in historic Grayslake.


Community Calendar

The Grayslake Chamber is excited to announce the launch of the Grayslake Community Calendar.

  • The goals of the calendar are
    To serve as a planning calendar for groups scheduling large-scale community events;
  • For residents to find activities to do in the community;
  • And to alert residents about events that are affecting our community, such as spring break, graduations, etc.

Click the link below and visist the Grayslake Community Calendar.

Community Calendar


5K Race & Walk

2017 5K Results

5K Results


Holiday Tree Lighting

Friday, November 24  5 PM - 8 PM

Downtown Grayslake

We are still looking for several more vendors for the Holiday Market. Click for the Market application. Applications accepted on a first come first accepted basis.

Holiday Market Application

Tree Lighting Festivities - 5:30 PM (Whitney & Center Street)

Holiday Market - 5 - 8 PM (Grayslake Heritage Center)

Holiday Fine Art Show presented by the Grayslake Arts Alliance (Grayslake Village Hall, Community Room)

Sleigh Rides - 6 - 8 PM

Visits with Santa at The Oasis (151 Hawley Street)

3 - 5:30 PM and 5:45 - 8 PM

Thank you to our sponsors:

Tree Lighting Sponsors:

Living Waters Assembly of God

Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, Ltd.

Sleigh Sponsors:

Churchill, Quinn, Richtman & Hamilton

ATC Wegge, Ltd.

Drs. Sellke & Reily

Daily Herald

Affordable Interiors

Ornament Sponsors:

Mary Ann Koval Agency / State Farm Insurance

Grayslake Area Public Library District

Carriage Stop Sponsors:

Community Trust Credit Union

Old School Montessori

Emil's Tavern on Center

Equipment Depot



2018 Grayslake Arts Festival & Wine Tasting

Saturday, June 23, 2018

10 AM - 4 PM

Historic Downtown Grayslake

Calling all artists! We want you to be a part of this fun, relaxed Arts Festival.

Click here for more information and an application to submit. Deadline is May 23, 2018 but spaces are filling up fast.

2018 Artist Application


2017-18 Grayslake Chamber of Commerce Community Guide

Click to download the 2017-18 Community Guide.

2018 Community Guide


Mayor Rhett Taylor's "State of Grayslake Address"

Mayor Taylor presented the State of Grayslake address to over 80 Chamber members and community leaders January 22, 2015.

He discussed Economic Development, Transportation Projects and Village Initiatives.

Click here for a copy of his informative presentation.

2015 State of Grayslake Presentation




2018 Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Be a community leader and become a sponsor of one of Grayslake's wonderful events. Reserve your sponsorship by 11/1 and save 15%, after 11/1 but before 12/31 save 10%.

2018 Sponsorship



Grayslake Restaurant Guide

Click for a listing of the restaurants in Grayslake.

Restaurant Guide

Grayslake Downtown Parking Brochure

Parking Brochure


Grayslake Farmers Market