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Top 5 Locations To Stargaze in Lake County

“There’s a starman waiting in the sky. He’d like to come and meet us, but he thinks he’d blow our minds.” Staring fondly into the eyes of a constellation is a wondrous sight. While we stay at home to flatten the curve of COVID-19, we can keep our heads in the sky and experience the […]

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Things to do This Weekend: November 14 – 16

From holiday walks to shopping, trains to plays, there is always something to do in Lake County. Here are some events for this weekend in Lake County. 1.) Chocolate, Champagne and Shopping Friday, November 14, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Enjoy sipping champagne and sampling chocolates while shopping for gourmet kitchen tools, fair trade gifts, […]

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Things to do This Weekend! Oct. 3-5

From Oktoberfest to a Scarecrow Competition, Lake County has a whole weekend full of fall fun things to do!  So when the question, “What are we going to do this weekend?” comes up, you already have your answer! 1.) Long Grove Oktoberfest Saturday, October 4 – Sunday, October 5. Downtown Long Grove Hear German bands and […]

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Outdoor Ice Rinks in Lake County

Did you know that Lake County has over 30 outdoor ice skating areas?  On a beautiful winter’s day, there’s no better place to be than enjoying the beautiful scenery and making memories with friends and family while ice skating on an outdoor rink. Before heading out to the ice, there are a few things you […]

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Winter Fun-derland!

This weekend is supposed to finally warm up a bit!  Just enough for us to get out and enjoy all of the fun things that winter has to offer. (Family Fun Ideas Here)  Before heading out to a Lake County Forest Preserve location for a winter hike or a twirl on the ice, call the 24-hour […]

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Top 5 Things to do on a Summer Night

Everyone loves celebrating the Fourth of July, but even though it’s over, that doesn’t mean that the summer fun is coming to a stop!  In fact, we’re just getting started.  Throughout the summer there are plenty of outdoor events,  to look forward to.  So don’t pack away that blanket, or that bug spray just yet, […]

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