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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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Recent Blog Posts

December 3, 2019 |

Santa Comes to Town Sunday, December 22nd!

Annual Village Santa Parade & Party is on Sunday, December 22nd. The parade starts from Fox Trail Park at...

December 3, 2019 |

Ice Fishermen: Please Follow Regulations

While ice fishermen enjoy the fun and recreation of our Nielsen Channels, please observe all “NO...

December 2, 2019 |


A Special Meeting of the Village Board will be held Wednesday December 4th at 7PM just prior to the Regular...

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