Wildwood Park District’s Harvest Fest is a free one-day event where residents and non-residents come out for a fun filled day to celebrate the beginning of the fall season. Attendees can enjoy an antique car show, beer tent, food, kid’s activities, live music and entertainment, petting zoo, pony rides, pumpkin and face painting, vendor area, and more!
Becoming a vendor in our vendor area at Harvest Fest is an easy way for you to market your business, gain exposure, connect directly with your target audience, and find new customers. Vendors have the chance to meet people in your area and let them know that you are their local connection for your business. Harvest Fest is a very well attended event and can have a high return on your investment.
To apply to become a Harvest Fest vendor, please download the fillable Harvest Fest Vendor Application and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 847.223.2820. You will be notified via email when your application has been reviewed and approved. Booth fees are due upon approval.
*Additional vendors will be added as they register*
Alchemy Clay Studio- polymer clay jewelry (earrings, bracelets, rings) trinket dishes, and more
Audie’s Bakery- baked treats, brownies, cupcakes, coffee cakes, parfaits
A Unique Cookie- custom cookies
Barbs Custom Rocks & Crafts- hand painted rocks
Black Jacks Leather- leather/biothane leashes & collars for dogs
Blinke Wreaths – knitted wreaths
Boy Scout Troop #671- rope bridge/literature
Carol Klemp- small fabric items, coffee cozie, fleece glovelettes
Charms by Katy- customized charm bracelets, wired wrap rings, and more
Color Street- 100% nail polish strips, lip, cheek, hand & nail care
Gages Lake Conservation Committee- minnow racing/water plant sample
Handmade by Hannah- handmade earrings, magnets, bookmarks, ornaments
Happy Girl Flower Farm- flowers, succulents, herbs, vegetables, aprons
Jewel Savvy Sisters- paparazzi accessories, $5 jewelry
Lake County Forest Preserve- literature
Mz Megz Designz- hand crafted items, home decor, cups
Not the Butcher, Not the Baker- unique hand turned candlesticks and beverage accessories
Rozart- crochet stuffed animals, keychains, purses, shawls
Shining Little Things- handmade jewelry, home décor, unique macrame
SideEyeBlythe- artisian jewelry, electroform, wire wrapped and resin
Sunny Blossom – shirts, glass cups, keychains, koozies, tote bags
Tattered Bags to Riches – myra bags, hats, vintage tags, vintage lip balms, key fobs
Temperance Crystals- healing crystals, crystal jewelry, decorations, sage, metaphysical supplies
Tupperware with Sammie- tupperware products
Viper Spit Brand LLC- hot sauce, dried pepper spice blends, spicy honey
Warren Special Recreation Association (WSRA)- literature
Wildwood Garden Club- literature, seeds, and flowers
Wildwood Park District- events, programs, and preschool information
Sponsoring Wildwood Park District’s Harvest Fest event provides many benefits to your business, as well as the local community.
By becoming a sponsor, your company name and logo will be featured in digital and printed promotional materials and publications that reach thousands of people in the Wildwood, Gages Lake and Grayslake area.
The Wildwood Park District offers programs and events for all ages, youth to seniors. Each sponsor level provides businesses the opportunity to directly interact with community members so you can connect with your specific target audience.
Our flexible tiered sponsor levels offer businesses of all sizes the opportunity to be involved. Starting as low as $100, we work with you to find the right fit for your budget.
It’s always good to see businesses use their platform for good, especially within their own community. Share your values and make a positive impact by showing your customers the human side of your business through the sponsorships you endorse.
The Wildwood Park District is currently seeking volunteers, ages 14+, to help with Harvest Fest. We offer many different volunteer opportunities, such as helping with set-up, running kids activities, assisting with logistics, working the beer tent, and much more! Whether you’re seeking more social interaction, community service hours, or just looking to get involved and give back, volunteering has many career, educational, personal, and social benefits.
Please fill out and submit the form below. You can also download the Wildwood Park District Volunteer Manual, and fill out and submit a Volunteer Application to email@example.com, fax to 847.223.2820, or drop off at the Park District front desk: