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Great Memories are just Next Weekend Away in Lake County, Illinois!


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Whether you're planning a family vacation or a couple's getaway weekend, we are here to help. Order your free Visitors Guide and let the ride take you to adventure, excitement and great memories.

Telephone: 847-662-2700
Toll-Free: 1-800-LAKE-NOW
Fax: 847-662-2702
Email: tourism@lakecounty.org

Visitor Information Center & Administrative Office
Visit Lake County
5465 West Grand Avenue, Suite 100
Gurnee, Illinois 60031 USA

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Summer hours: On Fridays, open until 4:30 p.m. (through Labor Day) 

Who We Are
The mission of Visit Lake County is to increase awareness of Lake County, Illinois as a premier tourism destination through a collective sales and marketing approach that stimulates overnight stays and enhances visitor spending and ultimately generates a substantial economic impact for Lake County communities.


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Visitor Information Center &
Administrative Office
Visit Lake County
5465 West Grand Avenue, Suite 100
Gurnee, Illinois 60031 USA
Visitor Information Kiosk
Lake Forest Oasis Travel Plaza
Tri-State Tollway (I-94)
Milepost 18


Our Staff

Maureen Riedy
Kim Teresa Jayne
Kimberly Ghys
Senior Account Executive
Teresa Lewis
Account Executive
Jayne Nordstrom
Group Tours & Partnership Manager
Sara Jonathan Jack
Mary Priller
Marketing Manager
Jonathan Jones
Content Manager
Jack Nelson
Visitor Services Representative
John Maguire
Business & Community Development Manager


Board of Directors

  • Cheryl Ross, Chair, Village of Gurnee
  • David Motley, Vice-Chair, City of Waukegan
  • John Krajnak, Treasurer, Six Flags Great America
  • Randy Ebertowski, Secretary, Gurnee Mills
  • Sonolito Bronson, City of Zion
  • Brad Burke, Village of Lincolnshire
  • Emilio Fabico, Great Wolf Lodge Illinois
  • Jim Keim, Village of Antioch
  • Ray Keller, Village of Lake Zurich
  • Greg Koeppen, Lake County Farm Bureau / Village of Grayslake
  • Conrad (Connie) Kowal, Libertyville Sports Complex / Village of Libertyville
  • Brad Lajoie, Marriott Lincolnshire Resort
  • Andrew Lichterman, Village of Deerfield
  • Judy Martini, Lake County Board
  • Kerston Russell, Village of Mundelein

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No matter which route you take, all roads lead to fun in Lake County, Illinois, which is located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee. Lake County is home to 170 lakes and rivers, 30,000 acres of lush forest preserves, miles of hiking and biking trails, Six Flags Great America, Naval Station Great Lakes, Ravinia Festival and sandy beaches along Lake Michigan's shoreline. Family adventure is around every turn and awaits you in Lake County.
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