Contact:  Andy Duran   [email protected]
For Immediate Release from LEAD

Hot Air Balloon Rides, Games & Activities for the Kids, Music and Food for a great cause

Get ready for LEAD’s 1st annual “Summer Lift Off for LEAD!”  Join us on Saturday, June 22 from 4 pm- 7 pm at Community Townline Park for music, food and games for the kids.   Here’s what you can expect when you decide to join us:

  • Three bands jamming some great music
  • Delicious food from local restaurants and vendors
  • Games for the kids
  • Hot air balloon rides (extra fee)
  • Baseball and soccer clinics
  • A raffle, including a signed helmet from Chicago Bear Earl Bennett and 4 Chicago White Sox tickets

This community fundraiser for LEAD helps to cover the cost of speakers and educational programs sponsored throughout the year.  The cost to attend the event is $10/person, with children 3 and under attending for free.   Community Townline Park is located at the corner of Route 60 and Waukegan Road in Lake Forest.   We hope to see you there!

LEAD is a non-profit community organization dedicated to the promotion of healthy family relationships and the prevention of alcohol, drug use and other risky behavior by youth.  We always welcome your feedback and ideas for programming.  For more information or to contact us, please go to