Things to Do This Weekend: August 29 – Sept. 1

This weekend comes with a bonus day!  Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with 3 full days of fun.  Looking for a parade or some fireworks? We got em!  Check out this weekend’s top fun events! Classic Car Cruise Night at Miller’s Dog N’ Suds Drive-in Saturday, August 30,6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Get up close to classic […]

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Naval Station Great Lakes Fourth of July Family Celebration

Lake County is all about celebrating summer!  And you can’t get more “summery” than the 4th of July.  There are parades, events and celebrations around the county, but the Great Lakes Naval Base celebration is one of the biggest and most unique celebrations because the Naval Base usually isn’t open to the public!  Enjoy all […]

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Memorial Day Parades, Services and Events

Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer and it brings with it plenty of celebrations around Lake County.  Whether you’re looking forward to a Helicopter flyover and landing in Winthrop Harbor, excited for the fireworks at Six Flags Great America, or want to experience the historical setting of Downtown Waukegan, here are some […]

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Celebrate Earth Week with Fun Events!

Lake County is known for its natural beauty.  There’s no better way to show our surrounding nature how much it means to us than taking care of it.  The Lake County Forest Preserve has a whole week of events to celebrate Earth Day, and they include everything from bird watching to a Des Plaines River […]

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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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