Lake County Guide to the Fourth of July

We all love heading outdoors for Summer Festivals and family fun, but one of the best things to do in Lake County Next Weekend is saluting those stars and stripes on a blanket under the night sky Fourth of July fireworks!  We all live for that moment, bringing out our best “ooo’s and ahh’s,” (some of us get 3D glasses […]

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The Whizzer

2015 Six Flag Great America Media Day

On Friday May 29th, 2015, Six Flags Great America celebrated its 40th season and hosted its annual media day. Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and the Visit Lake County team were at the park bright and early for its opening ceremony. With red, white, and blue streamers lining all of the buildings, nearly all of the Looney Toon’s characters present […]

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Things to do this Weekend May 29-31

It’s always difficult to head back to the daily grind after an extended weekend. However, now that we’re well-rested and have a four-day week to look forward to, we can look ahead to see what you’re doing next weekend. Hopefully the Blackhawks can stay afloat tonight, so we can see a game 7 on Saturday. […]

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies in Lake County

Duty, Army, country! Non sibi sed patriae. Aim high…Fly Fight Win. Semper Fidelis. Semper Paratus. Memorial Day is the time of year that we celebrate the men and woman of this great country who have fallen in battling to maintain our freedom. To those of our readers that have been at in the military; We […]

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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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