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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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Top 10 Things To Do in April 2019

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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Things To Do This Weekend March 28 – April 1

It’s time to wrap up all that is March and unwrap all that is April! April Fool’s Day, prankster’s favorite holiday, just so happens to land on another popular holiday, so to all those who celebrate AND have an Impractical Jokester of themselves, be cautious when receiving Easter Eggs and baskets! Everyone has reason to celebrate […]

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Guide to the City of Waukegan

Known for its historical and beautiful downtown Main Street, Waukegan hosts countless events and activities for tourists and locals. A guide to the City of Waukegan is necessary when visiting this storied metropolis. Waukegan is one of Illinois’s oldest communities. The city was initially visited by Pere Marquette in 1673 (I know right? Way before […]

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Top 5 Locations To Stargaze in Lake County

Another magical night 🌌 #milkyway #night #sky #stars #beautiful #clearnight #nuitblanche #starsphotography #nightphotography #skyphotography #allnighter #thelittlemoments #travellife #backpackinglife #campingtime #nature #wanderer #camping #wandering #campinglife #wanderlust #wanderlife #stargazing #voielactée #atnight #magicalnight #summernight A post shared by Tina Picard (@wanderdreamlife) on Sep 21, 2017 at 10:41am PDT “There’s a starman waiting in the sky. He’d like to […]

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2017 Lake County Guide to the Fourth of July

“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 2017 Lake County guide to the Fourth of July. We all live for that moment when we look to […]

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