Top

holidays

sixflagsholiday

Things To Do This Weekend November 22-24

Experience chilly thrills, shred the freshly powdered slopes, explore an illuminated wonderland and much more this weekend November 22-24. With the days getting darker earlier, we could always use a bit more light. Click here for Lake County’s tree lighting guide.¬†Capture all of the season’s colors before the snowy season arrives. Continue here for the […]

Continue Reading
Families and friends gathered around the lit tree during the Lincolnshire Holiday Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Village Green.  (Mark Ukena/Pioneer Press)

Christmas Tree Lightings in Lake County 2019

“How could you have Christmas without a Christmas tree?” said Kevin McCallister in the film “Home Alone.” The holiday season has officially arrived. You know that hectic time of shopping, baking and hosting your friends and family? Take a break from the crazy by bringing the family out to see all of the trees and […]

Continue Reading
ct-lns-waukegan-polar-bear-plunge-st-0102-20160101

Things To Do This Weekend December 29-January 1

Farewell 2018. But before we wave goodbye to the year, there is an abundance of things to do this weekend December 29-January 1. To see what’s going on this New Year’s Eve in Lake County, continue here. To get a glimpse of family fun winter break activities, click here. Here are your top five things […]

Continue Reading
Christmas Tree Farm

Things To Do This Weekend Dec. 22-24

Happy Holidays from us here at Visit Lake County! Our best wishes to you and yours this week and all throughout the New Year. While all of your family and friends have arrived for the weekend, why not show off this great county of ours? For a complete guide to the holidays, click here and […]

Continue Reading
Santa's Cottage Larger

Things To Do This Weekend Dec. 15-17

As Andy Williams famously sings, “It’s the holiday season, so hoop-de-do.” Lake County’s holiday season is truly extraordinary. From all corners of the county, you can find beautifully lit main-streets, quaint stores, seasonal specials and of course, many holiday events and activities to get you in the spirit. A spectacular way to enjoy the season […]

Continue Reading
IN7H5757

Things To Do This Weekend Dec. 8-10

The magic of the holiday season is back in full swing as Lake County prepares for the most wonderful time of the year. The radio waves are full of holiday music and cheer, the cable stations are airing all of the classics and Lake County is hosting a slew of festive activities for you and […]

Continue Reading