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Top 10 Holiday Things To Do in Lake County 2019

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” Visit Lake County wishes a happy holiday to everyone, and we hope to provide you with a jolly 10 holiday things to do in Lake County to unScrooge yourself this festive season. Let’s face it, there are a collection of bah hum-buggers out in the world.   […]

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Things To Do This Weekend November 27-December 2

Did we hear you say gobble gobble in this edition of things to do this weekend November 27-December 2? Thanksgiving is one of those splendid holidays because there’s nothing else attached to the celebration except family and food. Plus, everyone is jazzed up in a short week of work. If you’re looking to shed a […]

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Things To Do This Weekend November 22-24

Experience chilly thrills, shred the freshly powdered slopes, explore an illuminated wonderland and much more this weekend November 22-24. With the days getting darker earlier, we could always use a bit more light. Click here for Lake County’s tree lighting guide. Capture all of the season’s colors before the snowy season arrives. Continue here for the […]

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Families and friends gathered around the lit tree during the Lincolnshire Holiday Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Village Green.  (Mark Ukena/Pioneer Press)

Christmas Tree Lightings in Lake County 2019

“How could you have Christmas without a Christmas tree?” said Kevin McCallister in the film “Home Alone.” The holiday season has officially arrived. You know that hectic time of shopping, baking and hosting your friends and family? Take a break from the crazy by bringing the family out to see all of the trees and […]

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Top 10+ Places to Get a Christmas Tree in Lake County

“O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, how lovely are thy branches.” Have you been dragging your feet this year and haven’t picked up your family tree yet? No worries at all, because Lake County has got you covered. Christmas trees have a sort of je ne sais quoi. Every family needs something out of their […]

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Veterans Day in Lake County 2019

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” said John F. Kennedy. Lake County is home to many people who have served this great nation. Being the home to Naval Station Great Lakes, we understand just how much these sacrifices […]

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