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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 September 1-4

Looking for things to do this weekend September 1-4? Lake County’s got you covered. To get an extensive look at what’s going on Labor Day weekend, continue here. The conclusion of Labor Day weekend is seen as the unofficial end of summer, but don’t worry, because fall has plenty lined up for you and the […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in September 2017

Let’s hang on to summer just a little bit longer… Thanks @irishvikingdesigns for sharing this gorgeous photo with us. You could be featured too! Just share your pics using #LetsGoLakeCounty. A post shared by Visit Lake County, Illinois (@visitlakecounty) on Sep 19, 2016 at 5:36pm PDT Fall doesn’t technically start until September 22, but Lake […]

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Labor Day Weekend in Lake County 2017

Beginning the last weekend of August 2017. A post shared by Fran (@frances.hanson) on Aug 25, 2017 at 10:34pm PDT Many of our youngsters have returned to school, and they’ll get their first taste of a day off. Hooray for Labor Day weekend in Lake County! Here’s a little bit of history behind the national ‘take it […]

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