From the serene and scenic views of wintry Lake County Forest Preserves to seasonal festivals, live events and shows to a range of shopping options, Lake County is a Illinois' winter wonderland destination. Continue here to learn about view our stories.
We encourage you to explore our local venues. View the local perspective from our insider's guide on top places to visit, outdoor adventures in a Lake County wonderland, exquisite cuisine, the Lake County Libation Trail and so much more! Top off your land of lakes experience with the best Lake County events and festivities.
Whether you're into having a splashing good time or a thrill-seeker or something else in between...see what's at the top of our list in Lake County!
Our visitors, guests and patrons are the best travelers in the world. We appreciate each and every one of you!
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Best way to experience the every season is from one of our local guides. Awesome architechtural gems, stupendous street art, summer recreation and more...
the only part of the story missing is you!
Next Weekend is just around the corner! Every season in Lake County creates long-lasting memories. While we get through this public health crisis together, start planning your adventure .
View our upcoming events below or visit and search our entire calendar of events.
Now is the perfect time for daydreaming. Enjoy photos from our social media friends throughout Lake County.
Be sure to continue sharing with us socially!