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Things To Do This Weekend August 2-4

After an enjoyable week at the 91st annual Lake County Fair, we’re already into the top things to do this weekend August 2-4. Time flies when you’re having fun in the summer. That doesn’t mean summer is over. Lake County still has so much for to do you before the leaves start turning brown, and your children head […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in August 2019

“Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” – Billy Shakes (or William Shakespeare if you’re looking for a government name source). Are we past the summer’s midway point? Not entirely, but August is jam-packed full of splendid warm-season events for you and the family to put on the docket. The festivals reign supreme in Lake […]

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4th of July Fest at Naval Station Great Lakes

2019 Guide to the Fourth of July in Lake County

“Hurrah for the flag of the free. May it wave as our standard forever,” (cue the wicked piccolo solo). You’ll be humming everyone’s favorite Sousa “smash single,” (Stars & Stripes Forever) as you scour through our 2019 guide to the Fourth of July in Lake County.   View this post on Instagram   Got plans tonight? […]

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Naval Station Great Lakes Fourth of July Celebration. Photo Credit: My Suburban Life

Things To Do This Weekend June 30-July 4

Lake County has a variety of different events waiting for you in this edition of things to do this weekend June 30-July 4. Not only is this Fourth of July holiday weekend, but we also have a list of the top things to do in July. “Next Weekend” is now as we look at the top […]

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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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Great Lakes Naval Museum Photos

The Great Lakes Naval Museum is open to the public free of charge Wednesdays through Saturdays at the Main Gate of Naval Station Great Lakes. Stay tuned next week for our YouTube Video Blog about the Great Lakes Naval Museum!

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