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

March 26, 2015 |

CPR Certification Class – April 9th

Wauconda Fire District and your REC Committee will host a CPR Certification training on Thursday, April 9th,...

March 26, 2015 |


Welcome Spring with the REC Committee’s Annual Village Egg Hunt Hermann Park, Saturday, April 4th Hop over to...

March 5, 2015 |

ANNEX IMPROVEMENTS – Community Room Remodel

The Village of Port Barrington will accept sealed construction proposals for improvements to the existing Village...

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