Friendly by Nature

Welcome to Port Barrington

The Village of Port Barrington is a small town  nestled in the Fox River Valley (pop. 1517, 2010 Census.) Established in 1927 and Incorporated in 1969, the Village of Port Barrington changed its name from Fox River Valley Gardens in 2003.  This recreational community, located in both Lake and McHenry Counties, has walking, biking and snowmobile trails, boating, fishing, and several parks and marinas within its boundaries.  The Fox River Preserve of the Lake County Forest Preserve is also within the boundaries of Port Barrington, offering its own marina, pavilions, and connecting trails for more outdoor enjoyment.

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News & Events

May 8, 2015 |


Come to the REC Committee’s Refreshment & Craft Sale Fundraiser at the Village Hall! Indulge in some...

May 4, 2015 |

Special Village Board Meeting: Wednesday, May 6th at 6:30PM

A Special Meeting of the Village Board will be held prior to the Regular Committee of the Whole Meeting on...

April 22, 2015 |

Village Clean Up / Recycling Event

The Village annual community-wide cleanup will be held on Saturday, May 16h.  Waste Management will haul away any...

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