Visit Lake County is your official tourism bureau for Lake County, Illinois. It's the most wonderful time of year in Lake County! Explore the land of lakes during one of its marquee seasons. From outdoors for hiking and scenic views, ice fishing, a winter season's snowfall, to pampering your tastebuds with a craft brew, special wine or cocktail, and cozy setting on the Lake County Libation Trail™. Enjoy the warmth (and great finds!) of indoor shopping at Gurnee Mills or Hawthorn Mall, with tons of dining and entertainment. Plan on discovery throughout Lake County, with great museums, including the Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County. #LetsGoLakeCounty
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Lake County at Home
While you can’t visit all of your favorite hotspots just yet, we encourage you to keep exploring, dreaming and making plans. Cherish this time with those that matter most and check out our virtual experiences that bring Lake County to your home. #AllInIllinois
Lake County Restaurant Rally
The land of lakes is home to over 200 lakes and miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, which means the beaches are in abundance. Take a dip and cool yourself off along one of Lake County's tranquil shores. So kick back, and relax, and remember, life's a social-distancing beach.
Summer Fun Guide for Lake County Kids
After months of quarantining, remote learning and siblings nearly at each other's throats, summer is officially in session. Explore the land of lakes nature settings, bask in the sun along the shore, discover historical nuggets and so much more, as your kiddies can explore what summer has to offer