Things to do this weekend May 22-25

This weekend we thank those who risked their lives in the service and remember those who have passed protecting our freedom in Lake County. Grayslake, Libertyville, Lindenhurst, Round Lake, Waukegan, Lincolnshire, Lake Zurich, Winthrop Harbor, Lake Villa, Wauconda, Mundelein and Barrington are all holding respective Memorial Day Parades and/or festivals and tours. It is also […]

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Dylan Kroll Named Grand Prize Winner of Song Search

Unfortunately as an avid Chicago Bulls fan the night started out a little dismal. When halftime arrived, that’s where the fun began. The time finally came to announce Visit Lake County’s I Love Lake County Song Search Grand Prize winner. Dylan Kroll of Waukegan was announced as the Grand Prize winner of the I Love […]

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Kid’s Guide to Six Flags Great America

 Like adults, the young whipper snappers have their own kid’s guide to Six Flags Great America. What’s better than your little tike uncontrollably laughing when zipping by in the Whizzer or Little Dipper. Maybe they’ve finally graduated in height enabling them to be tall enough to take the Goliath challenge. It could possibly that you’re […]

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Things to do this Weekend May 1-3

The moment you’ve been waiting for has finally arrived. Six Flags Great America is opening their doors this weekend. It is also an enormous sports day for the state of Illinois. Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls playoff games have commenced, Chicago baseball and the Milwaukee Brewers are in full swing (with the Cubs hosting the […]

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Things to do this Weekend April 24-26

This is one of the greatest times of year for watching professional sports. Between the NBA and NHL playoffs as well as baseball season’s starting on the Northside and South side, it is great to watch Chicago and Milwaukee sports. With the athletics in the minds of all Lake County dwellers and visitors, there are […]

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I Love Lake County Song Search Spotlight: The Band Squared

Procrastinators, dawdlers, dilly-dalliers and especially slowpokes, you must check out the fantastic tunes that the very gifted Lake County musicians have created! After you’ve lent your ears to the rock, rap, folk and other genres of music that these artists have provided us about Lake County, it is your opportunity to be a part of […]

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