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Top 10 Things To Do in April 2021

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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How To Make The Most Of Your 20s in Lake County

The 20s are known to be the prime of your life and there’s no better place to meet people and delight in a weekend of fun and festivities than in Lake County. Whether you are looking for a weekend of libations, a new fine dining experience, a walk in the park or entertainment, Lake County […]

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40+ Valentine’s Day Date Ideas in Lake County 2021

Let’s be honest. When you’ve been cooped up in the house with your significant other for all of these months, Valentine’s Day may not be as impressive as it normally is.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Jacquie + Ryan | Chicago -ish (@jacquieandryan) However, with a little imagination, sweets […]

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Things To Do This Weekend February 5-7

Experience the last of the winter season this month. Take it to the slopes and find the best sledding spots in Lake County, support our local restaurants during the 2021 Lake County Restaurant Rally, take some time to celebrate Black History Month and educate yourself, splurge on some treats and be your own Valentine and […]

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Twirl, Twizzle and Triple Lutz on the Lake County Ice

Did you know that Lake County has over 30 ice skating locations? On a beautiful winter’s day, there’s no better place to be scooting over frozen water. It is time to make your best U.S. Olympic Figure Skater Bradie Tennell triple axel impression. It’s an opportunity to slap shot like Chicago Blackhawk’s star Jonathan Toews. […]

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Things To Do This Weekend January 29-31

The month of cold weather, snow and new beginnings is almost through. As we look ahead, we move into warmer days, indoor dining and more opportunities for fun in Lake County!   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Visit Lake County, Illinois (@visitlakecounty) It’s time to make the most of the […]

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