If you love shopping and dining, a visit to Town Center should be in order. The center is home to a plethora of shops that gives you nearly everything you need or want all in one place. With stores ranging from men and women’s clothing to household and sporting goods, you will find something for everyone at this mall. The mall is also home to medical stores and other service-based businesses for added convenience. When you are in the mood for a bite while you shop, stop by the Lake Forest Bar and Grill or Kitto Japanese Noodle House for some savory cuisine.
Attending the City of Lake Forest Park's 10th Annual Earth Smart Green Fair will help you to experience the culture of the area. The event is held in order to bring environmental awareness to the community. The festivities take place in March and you can learn about natural alternatives to everyday products, such as cleansers and soaps. The products are also available for sale as an added convenience. Guest speakers are featured throughout the event and plenty of giveaways are held so you can win fun prizes. There are a variety of children’s activities as well to keep the little ones entertained.
A Fresh Buy
If you want to explore the culture of the city and savor fresh fruits and vegetables, a visit to the local farmer’s market is a must. Held monthly from May to October, the market is home to a large variety of farmers and food vendors. The suburban market usually holds about 45 full tables, giving you a host of different fresh tastes. At certain times throughout the year, the market also displays arts and crafts, allowing you to purchase a large array of handmade items. Part of the market’s proceeds help to feed the hungry throughout the state.