Hooray for Labor Day weekend in Lake County: everyone’s favorite Monday of the year! Here’s a little bit of history behind the national ‘take it easy’ day. The inception of the Labor Day idea was in 1885. The first state to introduce the bill was New York, but Oregon passed it first on February 21, 1887. The emphasis […]
Lake County Fair
When it comes to Instagram, you can never have too many #hashtags. Well, you can, but we’re not going to penalize you for it, that’s for sure. There is an overabundance of scenic, historical and just plain #instagood snapshots of Lake County on the platform. By crunching a few numbers via CrowdRiff and utilizing the bureau’s […]
July is ending but Lake County’s slew of festivals, events and activities are not slowing down. The top things to do this weekend July 27-29 are fun, fair and festive. For other events not mentioned, continue here. One of the largest events of the summer is upon us this weekend. The Lake County Fair boasts […]
Tis the season to eat fair fare! The 90th annual Lake County Fair runs Wednesday-Sunday, July 25-July 29. You’re never too far from savory eats at the yearly event. We had a (fair)y good time. #tinybackpacktravels A post shared by J A M I E (@jamiethulin) on Jul 29, 2017 at 6:40pm PDT The aromas waft through the air […]
Experience water slides, roller coasters, boats, live music, festivals and much more! There’s so much to do in Lake County, Illinois this summer. We’ve highlighted six of the must-see attractions that will make for an unforgettable summer adventure.
Before you create your seventh-month schedule, scour the top 10 things to do in July. July is the summer’s warmest month. Find your adventure this summer at Hurricane Harbor, a community festival, one of the serene bodies of water Lake County offers and more. To experience the rockets bursting in air for Independence Day, continue […]