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Father's Day is Sunday: Shop Local!

More than two dozen local businesses make shopping local for dads easy. These Lake Bluff and Lake Forest merchants offer personal care and grooming services, sports equipment, personalized items, dining experiences and more gifts perfect for dads. Plus, many of these local businesses now have online shopping, phone ordering and contactless pick-up and delivery.

“Some people may think dads are hard to shop for,” said Joanna Rolek, executive director of the LF/LB Chamber of Commerce. “But not in Lake Bluff and Lake Forest! Our businesses are ready for Father’s Day with a wide variety of gift items."

The following local businesses feature great gifts for dads. Those denoted by * offer personalized items:

Blink Opticalwww.blinkoptic.com

Chief’s Pub - chiefspub.com/

The Clockworks, Inc. - www.theclockworks.com

Courtyard Wines - www.winestorelakeforestil.com/

Deer Path Inn - www.thedeerpathinn.com

Elements Massage - www.elementsmassage.com/bannockburn

* Fiore Press - www.fiorepress.com/

Flotstone, LLC - http://Flotstone.com

Forest Booterywww.forestbootery.com

Forest Greens Juice Barwww.forestgreensjuicebar.com

* Giftedwww.shopwithgifted.com

Glen Flora Country Club - http://www.glenfloracc.com

* The Initial Choicewww.theinitialchoice.com

JB’s Barber Shopwww.jbsbarbershoplakeforest.com

Lake Bluff Brewing Company - http://www.lbbrew.com

Lake Bluff Golf Club - http://www.lakebluffgolfclub.com

Lake Bluff History Museum - https://lakebluffhistory.org/

Lake Bluff Hub and Cycle - http://www.lbhubandcycle.com/

Lake Forest Book Storewww.lakeforestbookstore.com

Lake Forest True Value Hardware, Cards & Gifts - https://stores.truevalue.com/il/lake-forest/14090/

Pasquesi Home & Gardens - https://www.pasquesi.com/

Racquet Club of Lake Bluff - https://rclbtennis.com

Smith’s Men’s Store - http://www.smithsmensstore.com

Suzy’s Swirl www.suzysswirl.com/


Taper Cuts - http://www.tapercutsbarbershop.com

Valentina www.shopvalentina.com

Dads love dining, too.  Visit the Chamber’s website for a list of local restaurants offering outdoor dining, delivery and pick up.

In addition, many local businesses are offering gift cards through the Chamber’s #withyoulflb Gift Card program. Click here for details:https://WithYouLFLB.givesmart.com

Check the Chamber website for the latest list of local businesses offering Father’s Day gifts: https://www.lflbchamber.com/think-local-for-dads/