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Things To Do This Weekend May 25-28

It’s the weekend once more and a long one at that! The forecast looks exquisite and the time spent together will be just as kind! Celebrate your Memorial Day in Lake County with one of the many things to do this weekend May 25-28 including great parades, ceremonies, celebrations and more. You can find our […]

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2018 Lake County Memorial Day Celebrations

A post shared by Tanyhill Shannon (@ms.t_hill) on May 4, 2018 at 7:28am PDT “Those who have long enjoyed such privileges as we enjoy forget in time that men have died to win them.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt. Memorial Day means so much more than just a day off of work. We are called to […]

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Things To Do This Weekend April 20 – 22

And my super boots! #nationalsuperheroday #superheroglowrun #sixflagsgreatamerica #docmartens #spring2017 A post shared by Brittany Humphrey (@piratebrit) on Apr 28, 2017 at 9:22pm PDT Great news! After this dreadful week of weather, this weekend is shaping up to be something special (knock on wood.) We can’t think of a better way to celebrate the thaw-out than […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in April 2018

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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New Coaster Planned for Six Flags Great America in 2018

Shortly before Fright Fest presented by SNICKERS kicked off in 2017, the Gurnee amusement park announced a new coaster planned for Six Flags Great America in 2018. The structure is slated to open in the summer of 2018. This addition to the Gurnee amusement park is the 16th coaster to join BATMAN: The Ride, Raging Bull, Goliath, X-Flight, […]

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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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