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

October 7, 2014 |

Village Halloween Fest! October 26th

Halloween Fest in the Village is the traditional Sunday before the 31st which falls on October 26th this year....

October 1, 2014 |

Municipal Election — April 7, 2015

Municipal Election will be April 7, 2015. Petition packets for those interested in running for Village Board of...

February 19, 2014 |

FLOODING PRECAUTION TIPS

The following is from the McHenry County Emergency Management Association:  Spring Snow Melt Could Cause...

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