2022 GURNEE DAYS

SAVE THE DATES! Gurnee Park District and the Village of Gurnee are proud to announce Gurnee Days weekend will be held on Saturday and Sunday, August 6 & 7, 2022!

Additional details will be released as activities are confirmed. For more information, contact Gurnee Park District at 847-623-7788 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

What would Gurnee Days be without amazing refreshments and food? We are currently looking for food vendors to serve at Gurnee Days. If your restaurant or business has experience serving at festivals with large crowds, apply today!

Food Vendor Dates and Hours:

  • Saturday, August 6: 12:00 - 10:00 pm
  • Sunday, August 7: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

For more information, visit our application page. 

Apply to be a Gurnee Days food vendor

Ready for FUN?! The Gurnee Days 5K & 10K Fun Runs and 2-Mile Fun Walk will take place at Hunt Club Park (900 N. Hunt Club Road | Gurnee, IL) on Saturday, August 6! 

Important Dates:

  • Packet Pickup - Wednesday, August 4 at Hunt Club Park Community Center (6:00am - 8:00pm) or on race day between 6:20-7:00am

Download our race brochure here!

Register for the 5K/10K Fun Runs & 2-Mile Walk here!

NEW this year - Gurnee Days will be hosting a FREE all ages Community Art Show! Come to see all the creativity here in Gurnee!

Submission deadline - 6/30

Community Art Show Rules & Guidelines


The 2022 Gurnee Days Parade will take place on Sunday, August 7th at 12:00pm!

2022 Gurnee Days Parade theme: "Life's a Zoo!"

Route
The parade route begins at N. Greenleaf Street, continues west on Old Grand Avenue, and ends at Emerald Avenue. 

Learn more about the Gurnee Days Parade 

Witness the nostalgia of classic cars, trucks, and motorcycles at Gurnee Days' annual Car and Motorcycle Show on Sunday, August 7 (9:00am - 3:00pm)!

This year's show is presented by McClure's Garage, North Shore Rods, Inc., and Gurnee Park District!

Have a classic vehicle and want to be in the show? Complete a registration form!

Gurnee Days Car Show Registration Form

Thank you to our sponsors! 

Platinum Sponsors:

Judy K. Maldonado Law
CTCU

Gold Sponsor:

Old National Bank

Silver Sponsors:

D Wells Automotive
Floor & Decor
Rule Dentistry
Consumers Cooperative Association

Bronze Sponsors:

Gurnee Community Bank
Columbia College of Missouri
Huntington Learning Center
Joyce Mason

Community Sponsors:

Baxter Credit Union
Honey Orthodontics
STVU Heating and Cooling
Mc
Central Bark