2015 Waukegan Polar Bear Plunge
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Trip Planning Tools
The Lake County, Illinois Convention & Visitors Bureau wants your trip to Lake County to be as smooth and enjoyable as possible. Below we've included some additional information and tools to help make your planning a little easier.
Please also feel free to contact the Bureau office with additional trip planning questions at 847-662-2700 or 800-LAKE-NOW.
For tour suggestions, see our Sample Itineraries.
Calendar of Events
Seasonal celebrations and family festivals abound in Lake County, Illinois! Whether you're interested in Summer festivals, Fall apple picking, Winter carriage rides, or Spring gardening, your calendar will be full of fun things to do! Check out our Lake County, Illinois Calendar of Events.
Special Offers and Coupons
Lake County attractions, hotels, restaurants, and businesses offer valuable coupons to help make your trip as affordable as possible. Check out our Lake County, Illinois Special Offers and Coupons page.
Today's weather conditions in Lake County, Illinois are posted below. For additional area conditions, click to visit the Weather Channel.
Maps & Driving Directions
To generate an interactive map and driving directions, click here to visit MapQuest. Below are additional maps available for printing.
For real-time traffic conditions, construction notices, road closures and highway cameras, visit Illinois Tollway, AccuTraffic or Lake County Passage Live Traffic. For additional public travel information, click here to visit the Illinois Department of Transportation.
Continue here for important Lake County Construction Updates!
Continue here for the most recent information on the Grand Avenue Interchange Ramps project.
Missed a toll? Don't worry, mistakes happen. Continue here for all the information that you need to get that toll taken care of.
Stop by our Visitor Information Center on Grand Avenue in Gurnee or our 24-hour Visitor Information Kiosk at the Lake Forest Oasis on I-294/94 for more tourism information. Click here for directions and contact details.