20160702 - Lakeside Fest (hrb) - nwherald


Daryl Quitalig - For Shaw Media
Matt Winnecke (right), 17, of Crystal Lake, laughs as Nevin Forstrom, 16, of Crystal Lake, powers through one of the six cups he consumes during a heat of an Ice Cream Eating Contest sponsored by Colonial Cafe at the 37th annual Lakeside Festival on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake. Attracting over 50,000 people to this annual favorite, there is live music, many food options at the “Taste by the Lake,” carnival rides, midway games, historic tours, and more. Lakeside Festival runs through Sunday.