The first-ever Zombie 5K is scheduled for Saturday morning at Three Oaks Recreation Area in Crystal Lake. Run, have fun and raise money for a good cause, The Home of the Sparrow. More on the run in this Patch story.
And for the canine in your family, there's the Dogtober Fest in Huntley on Saturday. Bring your dog, and head out to Diecke Park for this fun four-legged festival. Looking for a furry addition to the family? There will be adoptable dogs at this event. More on Dogtober Fest in this Patch story.
Have a great day! - Stephanie Price, editor, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Patch