Family Fun at the Farm Heritage Festival

Get your hands on some real farm equipment and learn all about tractors, farm animals and where our food comes from! Spend a day outside at the Lake County Discovery Museum at this family friendly event! When: September 20 & 21, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Where: Lakewood Forest Preserve 27277 N. Forest Preserve Rd., […]

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Lake County Fair Guide 2014

The smell of funnel cakes in the air can only mean one thing: the 86th annual Lake County Fair is just around the corner! The 2014 Lake County Fair runs from Wednesday, July 23 through Sunday, July 27. The fair features something for every member of the family. See pro motocross in action, enjoy the Chicago […]

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Summer Festivals in Lake County!

Summer is officially in full swing, and now is the time to celebrate sunshine and enjoy the outdoors.  What better way to spend a day enjoying beautiful weather than going to a summer festival?  We’re talking music, delicious food, beer gardens and carnival rides!  (Only… probably not in that order.)  Find something to do with the whole […]

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Casting Call! Want to be in our Music Video?

Calling all fun loving, costume or bright color wearing people who want to be a part of something exciting and memorable!  So… calling EVERYONE! Visit Lake County is creating a music video, and we want you to be in it!  On Saturday, May 17, we’re filming a scene in Downtown Waukegan, at 11 a.m. that […]

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Spring Into High Gear! Bike Rides in Lake County

Spring time weather is calling our names and we’re ready to answer! It’s time to dust off our bikes, fill up those tires, and get going!  With over 168 miles of trails that wind through stunning natural environments, Lake County is a favorite spot for bikers of all skill level! Find the right trail for […]

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Egg Hunts, Brunches and More! Easter Events April 18-20

This Easter Weekend is all about the Egg Hunts and delicious Brunches (Scroll down for a list of brunch options!)  So let’s hop to it… here’s a bunch of fun things to do this weekend. Oh, and I don’t want to jinx anything so I’ll just whisper a rumor I’ve heard….. we’re supposed to have […]

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