Fall and Holiday Events at the Ice House Mall


   Flesk Brewing is now Open 7 Days a week! 

New Women’s Clothing Store Opens at the Ice House Mall. EwelineB a new women’s fashion store comes to the Barrington community and will open its doors at the Ice House Mall with a Grand Opening on Thursday, September 14. EwelineB will host a Red Carpet Welcome to the public from 7-8pm and an official store and staff welcome at 8pm. 

EwelineB Fashion is a unique and magical place for women to shop for exceptional fashion and impeccable design. EwelineB will offer three main fashion clothing lines, day, cocktail and occasion released every season and Limited Edition collections released twice a year. All creations are meticulously made, and designed in their studio using the highest quality of fabrics and the utmost care for detail. Can’t find your size or have an idea of what you would like to see come to life? EwelineB offers customer tailoring and design services.

EwelineB store hours are Monday to Friday 10am to 6pm and Saturday and Sunday by appointment only. Contact EwelineB at shop.barrington@ewelineb.usinfo@ewelineb.us or call 1-800-292-5216.


Barrington High School Alumni Homecoming Celebration at Chessie’s Restaurant Saturday October 7 at Chessie’s Restaurant. The festivities start at 11am after the Homecoming parade with Live Music by Swingsets, a food tent grilling burgers, brats and hot dogs, beer tent and serving Bloody Mary’s and Mimosas. Meet your fellow alumni and families for a fun filled afternoon! www.chessies-restaurant.com 847-382-5020.


Savvy Spirit Women’s Clothing and Accessories is celebrating 20 Years of being Savvy!  Savvy will present their Customer Appreciation Days Oct. 23-28 6 days of incredible in store specials to celebrate their anniversary. Customers will receive 20% off entire purchase of non sale items and while shopping be treated to refreshments and a drawing for gifts with purchase throughout the week. For more info go to www.savvyspirit.net  or call 847-381-6772. 


Ice House Mall and Village Shops will host a Spectacular Halloween Costume Contest and Pageant on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 1pm with Sunburst Beauty Pageant. Children ages infant to 27 years of age can enter the costume contest and pageant. Applicants are asked to wear their favorite costume to enter to win! All entrants receive a crown or trophy. For more information contact www.sunburstbeauty.com or call 847-381-6661.   


The Ice House Mall will host Trick or Treating for all children on Saturday, Oct. 29 from Noon to 5pm and again on Halloween day, Tuesday, October 31 from Noon to 5:00 pm. Children can come in costume and Trick or Treat at all mall stores and businesses.  There will be a Kids Craft Corner and Pumpkin Contest for all little ghosts, goblins and princesses to enjoy while trick or treating. 

Tootsies Shoes for Women and Children at the Ice House Mall will be celebrating their 19th Anniversary of providing top quality shoes and accessories to their customers in the Barrington community. Tootsies will celebrate their anniversary the month of November with in exciting in store specials and events! For more information go to www.tootsiesshoes.com or call 847-277-1381.


A Day of Remembrance a Reception and Fundraiser, for Tracy Albert will be held on Sunday, November 19 from 1 to 4pm at the Barrington Cultural Art Center. Fellow BCAC Artist Tracy Albert will be honored as November Artist of the Month and a Memorial Fundraiser will take place at the reception in her honor of the BCAC Artist, and art teacher of 34 years. Tracy’s art work will be on display and for sale. A portion of the art sales will be donated to a memorial scholarship fund to benefit a local student artist. Please join the Barrington Cultural Art Center and fellow artists and friends for a reception and fundraiser honoring an artist, teacher and member of the Barrington community, Tracy Albert. The event is open to the public. 


The “Meals of Hope” Holiday Food Drive at the Ice House Mall will kick off the holiday food drive season on Monday, November 13. Meals of Hope will be collecting boxed and canned good donations for the Northern Illinois Food Bank that helps feed families in northern Illinois. Please give as generously and you can help support programs that provide nutritious meals to our hungry neighbors. Collections begin Monday, November 13 through Wednesday, December 27 customers can bring boxed and canned goods when shopping or dining. Visitors can take their children to see Santa at the Ice House Mall for visits and photos starting December 3-23, and are asked to please consider bringing donations when visiting Santa to help feed hungry neighbors in northern Illinois this holiday season. Donation boxes will be located near Santa’s Winter Wonderland and throughout the mall. For more information please call 847-381-6661.


Thanksgiving Buffet Dinner at Chessie’s Restaurant – Thursday, November 23– Call for reservations. 847-382-5020.


Santa’s Grand Welcome to the Ice House Mall  

Santa’s Grand Welcome is Saturday, December 2; 11:00am to 3pm at the Ice House Mall and the Grand Welcome begins with a magical holiday story hour by none other than, Mrs. Claus at 11:00am. Kids will love the story of The Nutcracker read by Mrs. Claus and brought to life by the dancers of Dancewerks! At 12:00pm kids can join in the Holiday Parade of Characters! At 12:30 it’s time to for Santa’s Grand Arrival to the Ice


 House Mall! Bring your camera and wish lists for photos and visits with none other than the Jolly Ol’St. Nick ~ Santa Claus from 12:30pm to 3:00pm. Children are invited to Cookies & Milk with Santa courtesy of Jewel and Chessie’s Restaurant.


 Free Photos & Visits with Santa Dec 2 to December 23 to Our Customers – Bring your cameras and wish lists and Children receive a free holiday gift when visiting Santa. Call for Santa’s schedule 847-381-6661 or go to www.icehousemall .  Drop your letters in Santa’s mailbox to the North Pole!


Saturday, December 9 and 16 is “Breakfast with Santa” at Chessie’s Restaurant 9am to 11am. Make your reservations at Chessie’s for a wonderful holiday buffet breakfast. Meet Santa and his Elf take family photos. Kids will also enjoy the Amazing Jack balloon artist.  Call 847-382-5020 for reservations.


December 9 is Ice House Mall’s Holiday Welcome. Shop and enjoy a warm treat of Hot Cocoa &Cider and shop for all your holiday gifts at the Ice House Mall. Stores will provide FREE Gift Wrapping with holiday purchases!  Join us at 12:30 pm Story Hour by Language Stars of Barrington. At 1pm the magical sounds of the Rock ‘in Roslyn School Choir. The Barrington Village Trolley will be provided service to customers to stroll and shop throughout Barrington.


Saturday, December 16 at 11:00am – “Miss Merry Christmas Pageant” – Holiday Pageant for children. Enter ages…Baby Contest - under 1 year of age and toddlers 1-3 years of age. Miss Sunburst ages 4-6, 7-10, 11-13, 14-17 and 18-27 years of age. Entry forms at all Ice House Mall. Everyone receives a crown and trophy.


Sunday, December 31, 2017 - New Year's Eve Celebration at Chesses’ Restaurant. We have prepared a very festive New Year's Eve dinner to be accompanied by a complimentary glass of champagne. The evening will also feature Live Music for your New Year's Eve evening celebration. Call for Reservations at 847-382-5020.