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Winter Wonderland - Morgan

Winder Wonderland Light Show by: Gavin G. & Morgan G.

On Thursday night, December 13th, 2012, my family and I went to the Vernon Hills Winter Wonderland Light show, which is a family tradition for us.  We went to Portillo’s in Vernon Hills for dinner and then to the light show at Winter Wonderland at the Cuneo mansion.  It had billions of lights!  It was […]

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Six Flags by: Nicole J.

I think that you should to to Six Flags because they have long hours and it is open everyday in the summer and weekends for Fright Fest in October. There are rides for big and little kids. The little kids’ rides are not as scary as the big kids’ rides. They also have rides for […]

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Didier Farms

Didier Farms by: Ashley B.

You should go to Didier Farms close to Halloween because it has shows and pumpkins, gift shops and lots of rides. The shows and pumpkins patches are great. There are lots of different shows like puppet shows, magicians and animal shows. There are pumpkins all over the ground, so there are wagons to carry them. […]

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R.I.P. Tiny the Spider

If you are like me, you remember seeing Tiny the Spider hanging on to the American Eagle every September for Six Flags Fright Fest. For me it was a sign that fall was right around the corner and soon to be upon us. I loved seeing Tiny every year, as she has been there for […]

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