2015 Design

Richardson Farm Opens for the Season

The moment you’ve been waiting for is here. Considered the World’s Largest, Richardson’s Corn Maze opens for the season to challenge patrons to conquer one or all of the five mazes on 33 acres of land in Spring Grove. This year’s theme to Richardson’s design is commemorating the Chicago Blackhawks 2015 Stanley Cup win. The design […]

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Third Annual Grayslake Color Aloft Balloon Festival

Get a load of the most successful and oldest flight technology vessel festival. Hot air balloons in Grayslake means it’s time for the Third Annual Grayslake Color Aloft Balloon Festival. Before we get to the Grayslake event, let’s talk a little bit about the history behind the hot air balloon. According to the National Balloon […]

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Things to do this Weekend August 28-30

Sorry folks. I haven’t been with you for a week. I was in Jamaica getting some much needed R&R. I was shocked to feel the first winds of autumn come upon us Monday when I got to O’Hare. That doesn’t mean a thing. Summer’s still here, with a slew of outdoor activities to match. From […]

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Must-See Live Performances in Lake County

Live entertainment always gets your juices flowing when you’re looking for a new tune to hum. Lake County has an abundance of musical talent. We found that out when we hosted our I Love Lake County Song Search. As many of you know, Visit Lake County’s music video has gone viral with the, ‘Lake County, […]

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Things to do this weekend August 21-23

A lot of the kids around Lake County have made their way back to the classroom. That doesn’t mean you can’t still have summer fun. The weekend is a glorious time for residents and visitors alike in Lake County. Take a look at what Lake County has in store for you in top things to […]

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National Coaster Day in Lake County

The national holidays come and go every year, but this one is widely celebrated one in Gurnee. That’s National Coaster Day in Lake County. That day lands on Sunday, August 16. You know very well, that Six Flags Great America in Gurnee will be front and center in Illinois in celebrating the national holiday. According […]

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