2020 Calendar of Events for COMLARA Park

Dec.-Feb.Cross-Country Ski Trails OpenWhen Conditions Permit
April 4Camping Reservations AcceptedIn-Person & On-Line Reserve (Phone-In accepted Mon. April 6)
April 4Boat Rental/Bait Shop OpensWeekends Only
April 25Arbor Day CelebrationTree Planting Project
May 4
Mackinaw River Canoe Trip
Pre-Registration Required, In-Person, Phone-In, or Mail
May 23
Swimming Beach Opens
7 Days/Week - Glasener Beach
May 23
Boat Rental Opens
7 days/week
June 6
Tri-Shark Triathlon
Swim, Bike, & Run (www.tri-shark.org)
June & July
Archery Deer Hunting Apps. Available
Pre-Registration Required, On-Line or In-Person
June 13
Beach Blowout/Wacky Water Olympics
Glasener Beach
June 27
Central IL Open Water Swim (CIOWS)
Pre-Registration Required at CIOWS
July & Aug.
Firearm Deer Hunting Apps. Available
Pre-Registration Required, On-Line or In-Person
July 11
COMLARA Park Ice Cream Social
Ice Cream, Soft Drinks, Children’s Games, & More
July 15-19
Evergreen Lake Knap-In
Arrowhead & Spear Point Crafting Demonstration & Add. Vendors
July 18
Take a Kid Fishing Tourney
Evergreen Lake, Pre-Reg. Required, In-Person, Phone-In, or Mail
July 31
Archery Deer Hunting App. Deadline
Application Deadline
Aug. 10
Swimming Beach Closed Weekdays
Glasener Beach
Aug. 22
Painful Elimination Run
Shady Hollow Trail Runners
Aug. 31
Firearm Deer Hunting App. Deadline
Application Deadline
Sep. 7
Last Day Swimming Beach Open
Glasener Beach
Sep. 7
Boat Rental Closed Weekdays
Evergreen Lake
Sep. 12Fall Outdoor & Conservation FestivalOutdoor/Conservation Education & Activities, Fishing Pond - FREE
Oct. 1-Nov. 11
Deer Management Program - Archery
COMLARA Park - Designated Areas of COMLARA Park Closed
Oct. 11
Boat Rental Closed For Season
Evergreen Lake
Oct. 11
Last Day Bait Shop Open


Evergreen Lake
Oct. 17
Fall Colors Family Day
Marshmallow & Wiener Roast, Hayrack Rides, Music, Children’s Games, Haunted Hayrack Rides, Children’s Candy Hunt, & More!
Oct. 19
Last Day For Camping Reservations
COMLARA Park Campground
Nov. 20-22 & Dec. 5-8
Deer Management Program - Shotgun
COMLARA Park/Evergreen Lake Closed To General Use