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2019 Ravinia Festival Schedule is Revealed

Ravinia is a staple of Lake County. Since 1905, the Highland Park fest has featured the top musicians in a variety of genres, making it the oldest outdoor festival in U.S. history. On March 14, (aka Pi Day), the Highland Park mainstay revealed the 2019 Ravinia Festival schedule. It’s easy as 3.14 to get there […]

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Spring Festivals in Lake County, IL

Spring festivals in Lake County “Hath put a spirit of youth in everything” (Billy Shakes – or William Shakespeare as we like to call him) Spring festivals in Lake County feature the most delectable eats, eclectic live music,  radiant works of art and of course, libations. Also, the Ravinia schedule was released today. We will provide […]

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Labor Day Weekend in Lake County 2018

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 […]

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Top 15 Trendy Instagram Locations in Lake County

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 […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in August 2018

“Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” – Billy Shakes (or William Shakespeare if you’re looking for a government name source). Are we past the summer’s midway point? Not entirely, but August is jam-packed full of splendid warm season events for you and the family to put on the docket. The festivals reign supreme in […]

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Things To Do This Weekend June 22-24

Alas, the official start of summer has arrived and like any good ol’ friend, has brought plenty of exciting gifts upon its return. Gear up for an epic season by visiting our summer page for the latest and greatest Lake County events, offers and sweepstakes! For all other happenings in LC, continue here. Summer also means […]

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