About Island Lake
Incorporated in 1952, Island Lake is a small community in Lake and McHenry counties.
The village is situated around a lake and offers residents parks, beaches, and plenty of recreational activities.
Water Tower Park hosts a variety of annual events including Lakefest and Cornfest, featuring free sweet corn, live entertainment, raffles, games, and more. Residents also enjoy a Fourth of July parade and a summer concert in the park series.