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Fall Festival Guide in Lake County 2019

One of the best things about the summer farewell is fall festivals in Lake County. Pumpkin spice anyone? Embark on the exceptional vibrancy of autumn’s glows first hand while heading to an Oktoberfest, getting the living daylights scared out of you, picking out enormous orange fruits or just getting lost in a maze of maize. […]

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Back to School Shopping in Lake County 2019

“Back to school, back to school. To prove to dad that I’m not a fool. I’ve got my lunch packed up, and my boots tied tight. Hope I don’t get in a fight.” – Adam Sandler in “Billy Madison.”  Oh boy, here we go again. The end of summer is right around the corner for […]

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Things To Do This Weekend June 7-9

It’s unofficially summer in this edition of things to do this weekend June 8-10. Although mother nature is still playing tricks on us from time to time, summer begins in Lake County (well and the rest of the world north of the Equator) on June 20. Mark your calendars for the Fourth of July Celebration […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in April 2019

Happy April Lake County! There is a slew of things to do in April. In the words of the late, great Robin Williams, “Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s Party’!” The party is here in Lake County, IL. Besides the apparent spike in temperature, spring marks the opening of Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, […]

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Winter Break in Lake County 2018

Your youngsters will have plenty to do during winter break in Lake County 2018 with all of the presents Santa drops off From December 26-January 6, there are plenty of kid-tivities in Lake County during the holiday break. It is splendid to have the entire family together for the holidays, but the grown-ups need their time […]

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