The summer festival season in Lake County always brings the heat, bad pun withstanding. There is always an experience for the family right around the corner. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lake County Fairgrounds IL (@lake.county.fairgrounds.il) No doubt that 2019 was “Lit AF,” 2020 had to be put on […]
Island vibes, cold beverages, sweet confections and friendly competition are experiences Lake County does without trying. There is no shortage of events to keep the stomach full and family & friends entertained. Here are the top things to do this weekend May 20-22 View this post on Instagram A post shared by Des […]
Spring festivals in Lake County “Hath put a spirit of youth in everything” (Billy Shakes – or William Shakespeare as we like to call him)
John Williams’ “Olympic Fanfare” is playing on everyone’s Spotify right now as the best Lake County Olympians head to Beijing in February. The Olympic games are packed with Prairie State dwellers. According to the Chicago Tribune, since 1896, Illinois residents have taken home over 250 Olympic gold, silver or bronze medals. The City of Lake […]
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.
“You’re the pride and joy of Illinois. Chicago Bears, BEAR DOWN.” Visit Lake County partnered up with Dr Pepper Zero Sugar Chicago Bears Training Camp this year, running through August 25. This is the first time the Chicago Bears Training Camp is open to the public at Halas Hall in Lake Forest – right in […]