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New Coaster Planned for Six Flags Great America in 2019

Ladies and gentleman, Six Flags Great America has done it again with maximum force roller coaster. For 2019, the Gurnee amusement park just announced last week that they will be adding a 17th coaster to their lineup of thrill rides. Not to mention this new coaster will be breaking three records!? The 2019 coaster is […]

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Guide to Six Flags Great America Fright Fest

Sure Fright Fest can conjure up scary scenes of screams and mayhem, but it’s not just haunted houses! Six Flags knows that even little goblins want to enjoy Halloween fun, so they split up each day with age centered events. Thrills by Day This is generally the best time for kids who aren’t looking for […]

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Things To Do This Weekend: Sept. 26-28

Here are some of the things going on around Lake County this weekend!  For a list of even more fun fall events, check out of Fall Guide! 1.) Vernon Hills 10th Annual Oktoberfest Celebration, Saturday, September 27, 3 – 10 p.m. Celebrate Oktoberfest with free family friendly crafts, pumpkin painting, live entertainment, petting zoo, raffles, […]

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Batman Backwards is Intense

I got to ride Batman Backwards last week Thursday, during their Media Day event. And, let me tell you, it was definitely intense! It was a totally different experience going backwards. Now, I usually do not scream in fear when I am on roller coasters, but going backwards on Batman, I screamed like a little […]

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