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Richardson Adventure Farm in Spring Grove

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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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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PGA Tour's BMW Championship at Conway Farms in Lake Forest

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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Gurnee Guide: Let’s Go Play

Play and stay in Gurnee as this portion of our Guide to Gurnee brings you to the festivals and other events this fine town throws annually. Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor 542 N. Route 21 Scream with delight at Six Flags Great America and companion park Hurricane Harbor. The thrills and chills you […]

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