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Things To Do This Weekend November 1-3

Get lost in a maze of corn, escape a house of terror, experience frightening thrills and much more going on this weekend November 1-3. Fancy yourself a day at the theater? Click here to check out 2020 Marriott Theatre schedule. Continue here to see what the November libation of the month is. As we say goodbye to spooky […]

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Conquer a Goliath Coaster at Six Flags Great America

If you’re seeking the thrill of a lifetime, look no further than Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Ill. Today, the amusement park’s newest roller coaster, Goliath, opens to the public. Yesterday, a few members of the Lake County team were able to preview the appropriately-named Goliath roller coaster. Goliath will change everything you think you […]

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Save & Splurge: 25+ Ideas for a Frugal Family Vacation

Why travel across the country for a vacation, when memories are waiting right here in Lake County?  In this blog, guest blogger Zena from tells about her family’s vacation to Lake County, and when splurging is worth it!   Save & Splurge: 25+ Ideas for a Frugal Family Vacation   Some say there is a […]

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World Record Setting Roller Coaster Coming to Six Flags!

That’s right! You heard me.  Coaster enthusiasts rejoice!  We’re talking the tallest, steepest and fastest wooden roller coaster in the world. And it’s coming to Gurnee in 2014! The craziest thing about this coaster?  The the thing goes upside down… twice.  Oh, and there’s no shoulder restraints.  We’re talking over 70 miles an hour with […]

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