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Independent Retail Month in Lake County

Independent Retail Month (Indie Retail Month) runs annually throughout July to highlight the vital role smaller and local retailers play in the communities they serve, the local economy they contribute to and in the retail sector as a whole. The land of lakes has one of the best mom-and-pop shopping scenes. These quintessential boutiques and […]

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Where To Pumpkin Pick in Lake County

When life gives you pumpkin, make pumpkin spice lattes. “There are three things I’ve learned never to discuss with people: religion, politics, and the Great Pumpkin.” – Linus from the Peanuts. Fall is has begun, and this is the time when people go pumpkin crazy. Pumpkin picking might be one of the most popular activities […]

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Things To Do This Weekend August 7-9, 2020

The weekend is approaching, and we’ve fasted all week so we can stuff our face with the divine eats featured during Lake County Restaurant Rally. Besides the weather being virtually perfect, there is a slew of other things to experience in the land of lakes in this installment of top things to do this weekend […]

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Things To Do This Weekend June 12-14, 2020

After another long absence, things to do this weekend June 12-14 has returned. With these trying times, as we still try to get on the right side of this public health crisis, many events in the land of lakes have been canceled. Some of our favorites like the 92nd annual Lake County Fair, Ravinia Festival, […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in February 2020

February brings the Super Bowl, Valentine’s Day, Black History Month, the Academy Awards, Fat Tuesday, Groundhog Day and, of course – everyone’s favorite day: National Plum Pudding Day (Feb 12). Finally, last but not least, National Drink Wine Day (the convention and visitor bureau’s favorite holiday on February 18). Speaking of wine, take a walk […]

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