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

August 31, 2015 |

Executive Session and Special Village Board Meeting 9/2/15

The Village Board has called an Special Meeting Executive Session to be held at 6:30 PM on September 2nd  to...

August 4, 2015 |

Welcome PrairieLand

As our five-year contract with our current waste hauler expired this year, your Village Board accepted bids to...

July 14, 2015 |

River-Roberts Roundabout Update

7-13-2015:  ***RIVER ROAD IS NOW CLOSED*** Please follow the detour signs.  Contractors have started removing...

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