Experience water slides, roller coasters, boats, live music, festivals and much more! There’s so much to do in Lake County, Illinois this summer. We’ve highlighted six of the must-see attractions that will make for an unforgettable summer adventure.
The smell of funnel cakes in the air can only mean one thing: the 90th annual Lake County Fair is just around the corner! “Summer’s Best Fest” has returned for its ninth decade of family fun at the Grayslake facility. From livestock barns and competitive exhibits to motocross and demo derbies, from live musicians to Lake County […]
This installment of things to do this weekend June 15-17 is dedicated to dear old dad. Happy Father’s Day to all papa bears in Lake County. Continue here to learn more about 24 ways to celebrate Father’s Day. There’s no summer in Lake County without the festivals. Lake County festivals are full of delectable bites, savory suds, […]
The smell of funnel cakes in the air can only mean one thing: the 87th annual Lake County Fair is just around the corner! The 2015 Lake County Fair runs from Wednesday, July 29 through Sunday, August 2. The fair features something for every member of the family. See pro motocross in action, enjoy the Chicago […]
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 […]
By Dobie Maxwell – www.dobiemaxwell.com Yesterday evening right after a delicious dinner – probably about 6:30ish or so – I unmistakably ‘felt it’. I hoped it wasn’t what I’d thought it was, but there was no doubt. As soon as I felt it, I knew exactly what it was and my blood ran cold. […]