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Gurnee Guide: Eats & Drinks

Gurnee has a slew of world class eats and drinks. As a heads up, some of these restaurants participate in Lake County Restaurant Week which happens in June. Here are your top eats & drinks in Gurnee. D.W. Anderson in KeyLime Cove 1700 Nations Dr. Take a trip to the past in KeyLime Cove’s D.W. […]

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Guide to the Village of Gurnee

THE JOKER Free Fly Coaster đź’Ż A post shared by Six Flags Great America (@sfgreat_america) on Jul 6, 2017 at 7:23pm PDT Gurnee is wonderful town located right off of  I-94 and Grand Avenue. The town is known for visitor favorites that include Six Flags Great America and Gurnee Mills. However, there is a slew of other eateries, […]

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Six things to do for $2 in Lake County

Searching for things to do for $2 in Lake County? You should probably bookmark this page. I for one am a penny pincher, and I like to have a night where I can be frugal with my Benjamin’s (or Washington’s). Let your wallet take 5, because things in Illinois can be very expensive. We’ve found […]

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USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards

Every year, the USA Today hands out its 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards in Lake County. Unfortunately, there is no award for best convention and visitors bureau, so Visit Lake County isn’t on this list. However, many Lake County establishments have made it into the 10Best Readers’ Choice lists and received accolades. The travel experts select […]

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2015 Visit Lake County Year in Review

Wow, another year has come and gone. Where did the year go? It is hard to believe that 2015 has come to an end. I first want to take a minute and thank each and every one of for reading our blogs the past year. None of this would be possible without you, reading, visiting […]

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Portillo’s Opens in Gurnee

The moment that we’ve been waiting for  has finally arrived. Portillo’s is now open in Gurnee. The newest Portillos location is positioned in the parking lot of Gurnee Mills just north of Bass Pro Shops near Burlington Coat Factory and Shopper’s World. Restaurant founder and CEO Dick Portillo brought his first tiny house that he used […]

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