Enjoy family-friendly, Civil War era baseball games in August and September. The Grayslake Athletics will be playing the McHenry County Independents at Grayslake’s Central Park on Saturday, August 23 at 4 p.m. as part of the Color Aloft Balloon Festival. The game will take place at the north end of the park near Lake Street. The Grayslake Athletics will be playing a club in nearby Hainesville on Sunday, September 7 at 2 p.m. as part of the Village of Hainesville’s festival. Learn to cheer and jeer in fine Victorian fashion! Huzzah!