Mini Abe Visits Lake County: Day 2

Mini Abe continues his adventure across Lake County. I’ll let him tell you about his second day. Richardson Adventure Farm My first stop of the day was the Richardson Adventure Farm. The farm features the world’s largest corn maze at 33 acres with 11 miles of trails. Onward, Renegade! We’ve got a lot to see today in […]

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Meet the New Dave & Buster’s in Vernon Hills

When I was a kid, nothing beat a trip to the neighborhood arcade – playing skeeball with friends, collecting tickets to redeem for prizes and trying to maintain the high score on Pacman. Who says those fun times have to end when you grow up? This March, Dave & Buster’s opened a brand new location […]

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Hop of the Morning To You! Easter Morning Treats

When it comes to Easter morning, it’s all about creating an extra special memory.  This year, take your spring treats up a notch by replacing mass produced and processed sweets, with locally crafted confections.  Show your little bunnies how much they mean to you by taking the extra hop to these candy shops.  No need […]

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Fat Tuesday at KeyLime Cove Indoor Waterpark Resort

Mardi Gras in Lake County, Illinois

I have always wanted to go to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, the costumes, dancing and parades. Oh what fun it would be. Well since I can’t get down to New Orleans and I found plenty of places around Lake County to celebrate Mardi Gras and Fat Tuesday! A few years ago, I stopped by […]

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antioch Downtown

Valentine’s Day Weekend: Things To Do

Continue Here for an updated version of the Valentine’s Day Celebrations in Lake County. Valentine’s Day is on a Friday this year, so that means we have the whole weekend to spend enjoying it!  Whether you’re single and want to show your friends how much they mean to you, if you’re trying to get to […]

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Superbowl Eats in Lake County

This weekend is the Superbowl. Obviously. You didn’t need me to tell you that.  Every year it breaks the record as the most watched television event in history… replacing its own stats from the year before.  It doesn’t matter if you like football, or if your favorite team didn’t make it this year (…there’s always […]

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