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Top 5 Things To Do in Lake County: August 15-17, 2014

There’s always something to do in Lake County, and this upcoming weekend is no exception. Highlighted below are five of many fun events taking place this weekend.

Find an entire listing of all upcoming Lake County events and things to do here.

1. Grayslake Summer Days

Friday, August 15, 2014 – Saturday, August 16, 2014

Summer Days

Enjoy this family-friendly music festival with other activities including carnival games, bingo and beer tents, arts and crafts, food vendors, a business booth area and the “Grayslake’s Got Talent” Contest.

Location

Downtown Grayslake
Whitney Street Festival Site
Grayslake, IL 60030

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2. The ABC’s of Style Fashion Event

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Fashion Show

Stop by the ABC’s of Style for this year’s back to school fashions! The event will be held outside the Lake County Food Court in the Macy’s Wing.

Location

Gurnee Mills – Lake County Food Court
6152 W. Grand Ave.
Gurnee, IL 60031

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3. ArtWauk in Waukegan

Saturday, August 16, 2014

ArtWauk

Calling all art and fun fanatics! Take a stroll through Downtown Waukegan, enjoy the art galleries, live music, entertainment and then stay for the after parties.

Location

Downtown Waukegan
100 S. Genesee St.
Waukegan, IL 60085

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4. The 17th Annual Lincolnshire Art Festival

Saturday, August 16, 2014 – Sunday, August 17, 2014

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Ranked as one of the top 100 art festivals in the country by Sunshine Artist magazine, the Lincolnshire Art Festival celebrates its 17th year as a fine arts institution this summer.The festival’s art activities for kids make the festival a destination for art lovers of all ages. The live music and entertainment amplifies the fun.

Location

Village Green
Northeast corner of Milwaukee Avenue and Olde Half Day Road
Lincolnshire, IL 60069

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5. Long Grove Arts Festival

Saturday, August 16, 2014 – Sunday, August 17, 2014

Mother & Daughters fountain square

More than 100 local artists will captivate guests at the Long Grove Art Festival with distinctive, original pieces including oil, acrylic, watercolor, jewelry, sculpture, photography, wood, fiber, glass, paper, metal and mixed media. This vibrant scene will also give emerging artists the chance to show off their wares during this two day celebration. In addition, find creative collectibles within the artistic shops of charming, historic Downtown Long Grove.

Location

Long Grove Historic Village
Archer Municipal Lot near Fountain Square
Long Grove, IL 60047

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What are you doing in Lake County this weekend? Share your plans in the comments section below!

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