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From the flower-filled meadows of the Lake County Forest Preserves to outdoor festivals, live events and shows to a range of shopping options, Lake County is a fantastic destination during the fall months. Continue here to learn about Lake County's Road Trips.

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.

 

 

 

OUR TOP OF THE LIST

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!

Spooks & Spirits Lake County, IL Autumn Celebration
Spooks & Spirits Lake County, IL Autumn Celebration
Fall Outdoors in Lake County, Illinois
Fall Outdoors in Lake County, Illinois
Top 10 Things To Do in September
Top 10 Things To Do in September
#LetsSnapLakeCounty Photo Contest
#LetsSnapLakeCounty Photo Contest
Spooks & Spirits Lake County, IL Autumn Celebration
Spooks & Spirits Lake County, IL Autumn Celebration
Fall Festivals in Lake County 2022
Fall Festivals in Lake County 2022
2022 Lake County Fall/Winter Theatre Schedules Are Released
2022 Lake County Fall/Winter Theatre Schedules Are Released

 

 

 

Time To Eat!

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Take It To Go!
Get It To Go!
Whether you are out playing outside, exhausted from remote learning with the kiddies or at work, be sure to check out our Lake County spots for takeout!

Who's Open?
Cheers!
Breweries, wineries & distilleries along the Libation Trail. Indoor, alfresco-style, curbside & takeout options to toast while enjoying Lake County Libation Trail Week.

Holiday Dining GuideDining Guide
Experience the delectable eats prepared by the land of lakes makers. Indoor dining is now back! Check out our Dining Guide for open venues in Lake County.

 

LOCAL INSIDER'S GUIDE

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!

15 Lake County Architectural Gems
15 Lake County Architectural Gems
Lake County is known for it's iconic, eccentric and historical structures. Here are 15+ cool land of lakes architectural gems.

Visit Santa
Street Art and Murals in Lake County
Art is everything in the land of lakes. Whether it's a mural sketched on our favorite store or installations popping up around town, the knack for art is fluent in Lake County.

#LetsSnapLakeCounty Photo Contest
2021 #LetsSnapLakeCounty Photo Contest
VLC selected six winners for the contest run from mid-Sept. to Halloween. Click the wonderful Grand Prize-winning snap by Chadwick Miller and other winners/honorable mentions!

Tasty TuesdayTasty Tuesdays in Lake County
 Any day is a great day to order out and eat Lake County local. It's tasty Tuesday-o'clock somewhere in someone's mind, Treat your taste buds to our world-class cuisine. 

 

SEARCH OUR EVENTS

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.

Ravinia Brewing Presents Highland Park Fall Fest
09/30/22 - 10/01/22
Your favorite Ravinia District block party is back!  Infused food &...

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Improv Playhouse Theater for Young Audiences Presents
09/30/22 - 10/01/22
Improv Playhouse® Theater for Young Audiences actors will be performing...

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The Highwaymen Show: American Outlaw Tribute at Impact Fuel Room
10/01/22
The Highwaymen Show pays tribute to the great American Outlaws of Country M...

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The Prairie State Half Marathon and 10k in Historic Downtown Long Grove
10/01/22
The Prairie State Half Marathon & 10K takes place on the historic stree...

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Harvest Celebration Crush at Vigneto del Bino Winery
10/01/22
Join in as to celebrate the 2022 Harvest Season with food and music!  ...

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Spooky Ceramics at Jewett Park Community Center
10/01/22
Join us in the Elaine Silberman Art Studio for the kick-off event to the Ha...

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Potter in the Park at Dunbar Recreation Center
10/01/22
Bring a blanket and chair and join us for Movie in the Park featuring Harry...

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Glow in the Park Disney Theme at Boundless Adventures
10/01/22
Wear your Disney attire and listen to Disney tunes while you climb through ...

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TAKE A BREAK

Now is the perfect time for daydreaming. Enjoy photos from our social media friends throughout Lake County.
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