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New Coaster Planned for Six Flags Great America in 2018

Shortly before Fright Fest presented by SNICKERS kicked off in 2017, the Gurnee amusement park announced a new coaster planned for Six Flags Great America in 2018. The structure is slated to open in summer 2018. This addition to the Gurnee amusement park is the 16th coaster to join BATMAN: The Ride, Raging Bull, Goliath, X-Flight, American Eagle, […]

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84 Lake County Events That Will Make Your 2018 Awesome

Looking for ways to get through these the cold weather blues in Lake County? We look forward to the year, for example, these 84 Lake County events that will make your 2018 awesome. There’s plenty of big things happening in Lake County. Great Wolf Lodge is moving to Gurnee this summer. Six Flags Great America is […]

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12 Things at Christmas, Lake County Gave To Me…

Happy Hannukkah to our Jewish friends! We’re also rapidly approaching December 25! If you’re looking for holiday shopping ideas, click here to view 25-holiday gifts under $25. We all love the holiday song the “12 Days of Christmas,” and we’re down to just six days until the big day. We may not call our area, […]

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Things to do this weekend April 28-30

This edition of things to do this weekend April 28-30 is full of thrills, surprises and more. Next Weekend: Plan for fun as we check out the weekend’s top 5 events!   Less than 24hrs until we open up for 2017! See you tomorrow! 🙌🎢💯👏 A post shared by Six Flags Great America (@sfgreat_america) on […]

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Things to do this Weekend November 4-6

I don’t know if you’re nervous for tonight, but I really want to see this Cubs series go to seven games (and obviously a championship). In this things to do this weekend November 4-6, we shed our costumes and move toward the holiday season (Thanksgiving, not Christmas yet!). Also take heed note that this weekend […]

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Gurnee Guide: Let’s Go Play

Play and stay in Gurnee as this portion of our Guide to Gurnee brings you to the festivals and other events this fine town throws annually. Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor 542 N. Route 21 Scream with delight at Six Flags Great America and companion park Hurricane Harbor. The thrills and chills you […]

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