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Quaint Downtowns offer that perfect shopping escape you are waiting for...

Next weekend, explore cute and quaint downtown areas and let window shopping be your guide! Stumble upon a new favorite piece of art for your house, or the perfect gift for that special someone. Find your retail therapy while taking a stroll down one of our beautiful Main Streets or delightful Downtowns.

Downtown WaukeganLocated on the shores of Lake Michigan, Downtown Waukegan offers year-round special events and an emphasis on the arts. Stroll through downtown Waukegan featuring numerous art galleries, colorful murals and unique restaurants. Enjoy the monthly ArtWauk events showcasing downtown galleries. The historic Genesee Theatre, restored to its original splendor, hosts touring Broadway shows, along with headliner comedians and musical acts. After having lunch at the Ray Bradbury inspired Green Town Tavern, enjoy an evening stroll along Waukegan Harbor on the stunning shores of Lake Michigan.

Charming Antioch boasts more than 100 eclectic shops and restaurants. Discover unexpected treasures in quaint boutiques, art galleries and antiques shops. Stop at Rugan’s for their impressive selection of craft beer or pause for a treat at Something Sweet candy store. Antioch has a variety of upscale eateries, charming pubs, downtown diners, and tempting indulgences to choose from.

Downtown MainstreetStroll through MainStreet Libertyville for turn-of-the-century buildings and shops, all in a picture-perfect setting. Experience Lake County’s oldest brew pub, Mickey Finn’s Brewery, and be sure to try their outstanding, and award winning hand crafted beer. Try Chicago’s famous deep dish pizza at Gino’s East, or dine at one of Libertyville’s most popular restaurants, Firkin. With over 80 local restaurants, cafes and pubs, you are sure to find tasteful dishes for the entire family to enjoy during your weekend getaway.

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Antioch's Historic Downtown (Antioch)
Charming Antioch includes eclectic shops and restaurants. Enjoy browsing and shopping throughout the Historic Downtown District. Discover unexpected t...Read More

Coupon Downtown Highland Park (Highland Park)

The vibrant downtown Highland Park district contains an upscale outdoor shopping destination filled with unique boutiques, jewelry stores, home dec...Read More

Historic Downtown Long Grove (Long Grove)
Nestled in historic homes and buildings that date back to the community's roots in the 1800's, Long Grove's shops specialize in unique gifts, boutique...Read More

MainStreet Libertyville (Libertyville)
Experience great shopping, dining and professional services in our picture-perfect downtown. Enjoy the turn-of-the-century buildings along Milwaukee ...Read More

Waukegan Main Street (Waukegan)
Dedicated to the preservation of the historic downtown. Representing a variety of downtown restaurants, an array of shops and services and entertainm...Read More

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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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