The Village of Barrington Hills is celebrating the community’s rich equestrian history with its second annual “Haunted” Hills are Alive Fall Heritage Festival from noon to 5 p.m. this Saturday, October 25th.  Dress the kids up in their Halloween costumes and bring trick-or-treat bags for a safe, fun-filled Barrington Hills trot throughout the festival!

Gather with friends and neighbors as you enjoy music, food and wine plus these fun festival highlights:

Games * Animal Shows * Family Races * Chicken Beauty Contest * Hay Rides * Equestrian Shows * Jumpy House * Tennis Court Challenge * Desserts * Face Painting * Balloon Artists and much more!

They’ll also be featuring a live performance by Darryl Markette and 7th Heaven’s Nick Cox.

Also – help decorate the Haunted Hills!  This year kids will have the chance to help make our Haunted Hills look alive! Pumpkins will be available at the Village Hall for pick up the week before the event (October 20-24) for families to take home, decorate and bring back to the event for display.

The Barrington Hills Fall Festival will take place from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine, at the Barrington Hills Park District Riding Center, 361 Bateman Road, in Barrington Hills.  For more information, or to volunteer for the event, visit, or


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