Ice House Mall & Village Shops Events

There are many new events, throughout the year. As events are scheduled, we will post them here. Everything from visits with your special holiday characters to fashion shows, to mall contests and special family events!. Visit us at the Ice House Mall!



Savvy Spirit Celebrating 19 years of being Savvy! See store for Anniversary specials! 


Mall Closed September 6 and 7 –  Labor Day Holiday (Sunday and Monday)


Chessies Tailgate Oct. 3 1030 version

Barrington High School Alumni Homecoming Celebration Saturday, October 3– Chessie’s Restaurant – Barrington Homecoming Alumni Celebration Event ~ Saturday, October 3 9:30am at Chessie’s Restaurant Tailgate with your Alumni friends and Family. Enjoy Live Music by Dave Mazzie (Barrington Alumni) Music, Beer, Brats, Burgers, Hot Dogs and more. Alumni drink specials and Alumni Class Celebrations.


Trick or Treating at the Mall – Saturday, October 31 Noon – 5:00 pm – Kids Craft Corner and Costume Contest!


“Meals of Hope” for Donations to the Barrington Food Pantry. Collections start, Friday, November 20 through Monday, Dec 21.  Bring in your donations and help those in need during the holiday season. Donation boxes located throughout the mall.  


Saturday, November 14 – Kaleidoscope Kids Holiday Festival – Fundraiser –1pm to 4pm

Mini Art Lessons, Make and Take Event – Handmade Terra cotta Tiles to decorate,  Holiday Ornaments ready to paint,  Child Art Work Sale , Fun and Free Family Activities, Paper Engineering, Paint and Water Fun and More!


Thanksgiving Buffet Dinner at Chessie’s Restaurant – Thursday, November 26 – Call for reservations. 847-382-5020.


Santa’s Grand Welcome – Saturday, December 5, 10:30am to 3pm

Santa’s Grand Welcome! Holiday Celebration at the Ice House Mall The holiday celebration at the Ice House Mall  kicks off with everyone’s favorite the dance presentation of The Nutcracker by  Midwest Dance Collective is at 10:30am followed by a magical holiday story hour by none other than, Mrs. Claus! Get ready for Santa’s Grand Arrival at 12:30pm. Bring your camera and wish lists to visit with Santa. Children are invited to enjoy cookies & milk with Santa courtesy of Jewel and Chessie’s Restaurant. At 1:00 shoppers will enjoy a holiday concert presented by the Rose School Stingray singers’ fun and interactive Story time in Spanish by Language Stars from 1:30 to 2:00pm!


Dec 5 to December 24 – Free Photos & Visits with Santa – Bring your cameras and wish lists when visiting Santa. 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!




Barrington 150th HIstoric Poster

Barrington 150th HIstoric Poster


Come see the Ice House Mall Display celebrating  Barrington’s 150th Sesquintennial Celebration! Display courtesy of Paris Market Antiques. 





Ice House Mall will feature a new addition to the shops of the Ice House Mall; The Courtyard Coffee Café!  Courtyard bistro seating is available to customers to enjoy a cup of coffee and sit to converse with friends in our café courtyard.


Courtyard Coffee Cafe