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Labor Day Weekend in Lake County 2019

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 10 Things To Do in August 2019

“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 Lake […]

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Tasty Tuesdays: Food Trucks Events in Lake County

Ladies and gentlemen, it is the triumphant return of tasty Tuesday and this time it’s the food truck edition. We took a two-year hiatus and we figured we’d restart it with the ongoing upward trend of food trucks.   View this post on Instagram   The taste of Toasty Cheese will bring you back to […]

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2019 Guide to the Fourth of July in Lake County

“Hurrah for the flag of the free. May it wave as our standard forever,” (cue the wicked piccolo solo). You’ll be humming everyone’s favorite Sousa “smash single,” (Stars & Stripes Forever) as you scour through our 2019 guide to the Fourth of July in Lake County.   View this post on Instagram   Got plans tonight? […]

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Things To Do This Weekend June 14-16 in Lake County

This installment of things to do this weekend June 14-16 is dedicated to dear old dad. Happy Father’s Day to all papa bears in Lake County. Continue here to learn more. There’s no summer in Lake County without the festivals. Lake County festivals are full of delectable bites, savory suds, moving tunes, fireworks shows and of course, […]

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