FALL DIDDLEY 2021 IS IN THE BOOKS! The show was a HUGE success - thank you to all crafters and patrons who supported the show and made it so successful!!! We look forward to spending our 2022 craft show season with you!

What's Happening at the MHRL?

Fair Diddley® 2022

Fall Diddley® 2022

McHenry County Non-Profits: See our Immediate Grants Fund!

Fair and Fall Diddley® Crafters: Earn a Crafter Voucher

Fair Diddley®

Fair Diddley® 2022 has been scheduled for Sunday, May 15, 2022 on the beautiful Woodstock Square! We look forward to bringing this show back in all its glory! Plan on joining us in May for our 54th Annual Fair Diddley®show!

Fall Diddley®

The 2022 Fall Diddley®  show is scheduled for October 8 and 9, 2022! We hope to see you ALL out at the Boone County Fairgrounds in October, 2022!.


100% of net proceeds from Fair and Fall Diddley® are donated to 16 McHenry County agencies that service those with mental health related issues. Additional funding throughout the year is made available through our Immediate Grants Fund! Without your attendance and participation, this wouldn't be possible!

If you are interested in donating to the Mental Health Resource League, please visit our Contact Us page - or make a safe and secue donation via our Paypal donation page!.

Crafter Corner...

If you are a crafter and need an IL Sales Tax Form - CLICK HERE!

Fair and Fall Diddley® applications will be posted online on January 1, 2022. Get ready for one or both shows! We'll see you back here on January 1, 2022!

All general crafter questions s/b directed to our Craft Chair email address.

If you have specific questions about Fair Diddley®, please contact the specific Fair chairperson by email at Fair Diddley®. If you have specific questions about Fall Diddley®, please contact the specific show chairperson by email at or Fall Diddley®.

Please note that questions will be answered much more quickly by email rather than calling the League telephone number. We are a 100% volunteer board and the telephone number is not monitored regularly except during the actual show days!

Our VOUCHER program has been a big success! If you are a crafter and are interested in earning a voucher please click here.

If you are a shopper or a craft show attendee, please feel free to contact us with your general MHRL questions and correspondence by using our contact form.