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City of Waukegan

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Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, 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. Waukegan also features award-winning golf courses, parks and recreation including a public beach on Lake Michigan as well as an active charter fishing fleet sailing out of Waukegan Harbor.

Black Chamber of Commerce of Lake County, Inc.
(Waukegan)
The Black Chamber of Commerce of Lake County (BCCLC), is a broad-based federation of ...

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Bonnie Brook Golf Course
(Waukegan)
Bonnie Brook Golf Course is one of the most popular public courses in Lake Count...

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Bonnie Brook Golf Course Banquet Facility
(Waukegan)
Enjoy a picturesque view from the banquet facilities that overlook the beautiful 18-h...

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Bowen Park
(Waukegan)
Bowen Park has been transformed into a public park with the widest possible range of ...

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Candlewood Suites Waukegan
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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Courtyard By Marriott - Waukegan/Gurnee
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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Genesee Theatre
(Waukegan)
Experience the grandeur of world class artists and Broadway theatricals in the beauti...

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Green Town Tavern
(Waukegan) OPEN
Green Town Tavern is open for outdoor dining (limited space), and carryout/takeout.&n...

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Hampton Inn & Suites Waukegan
(Waukegan) OPEN
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago/Waukegan is open. Please see their website for ...

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Holiday Inn Express and Suites Waukegan
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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Jack Benny Center for the Arts
(Waukegan)
The Jack Benny Center for the Arts provides year round classes in art, music, dance a...

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La Casa de Samuel
(Waukegan)
La Casa de Samuel is temporarily closed. LA CASA DE SAMUEL People come to La Ca...

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Nightshade And Dark's Pandemonium Brewing Company
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: TAKE-OUT AVAILABLE, TAPROOM CLOSED. Although s...

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Oppidan Spirits
(Waukegan)
Welcome to Oppidan Spirits. Distillation is an age-old process that may have begun...

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Quonset Pizza
(Waukegan) OPEN
TAKE-OUT AVAILABLE, DINING-IN CLOSED. Quonset Pizza, a vintage Waukegan pizzeria ser...

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Ray Bradbury Experience Museum
(Waukegan)
RBEM's current location is under development to become an experiential museum in ...

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Residence Inn by Marriott - Chicago-Waukegan
(Waukegan) OPEN
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CURRENTLY OPEN DURING THE CO...

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SpringHill Suites by Marriott Chicago Waukegan/Gurnee
(Waukegan)
TRAVEL & VISITOR ALERT: THIS HOTEL IS CLOSED DURING THE COVID...

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Waukegan Fieldhouse
(Waukegan)
The Field House Sports and Fitness Center boasts over 80,000 square feet of the most ...

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Waukegan History Museum
(Waukegan)
The Waukegan Historical Society’s headquarters is the Waukegan History Museum l...

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Waukegan Main Street
(Waukegan)
Dedicated to the preservation of the historic downtown. Representing a variety of dow...

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Waukegan Municipal Beach
(Waukegan)
This beach features 1 mile of sand along with some of the only remaining natural dune...

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Waukegan Park District
(Waukegan)
The Waukegan Park District is committed to providing parks, facilities and leisure op...

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Waukegan SportsPark
(Waukegan)
The top sports complex in Northern Illinois which features 14 outdoor soccer fields i...

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Wedgewood Wedding and Banquet Center
(Waukegan)
Wedgewood's all-inclusive, customizable packages and 30 years of wedding-planning...

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Zumbier Brewery
(Waukegan) OPEN
Zumbier is open for curbside, takeout, and delivery. Please see their website fo...

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City of Waukegan
(Waukegan)
Downtown Waukegan's historic Genesee Theatre recently underwent a $23-million ren...

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City of Waukegan Chamber of Commerce
(Waukegan)
The Chamber provides leadership and services for its member companies. Through the co...

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Lake County Government
(Waukegan)
Visit the website for a primary tool for connecting you with county government servic...

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Waukegan Harbor and Marina
(Waukegan)
Waukegan Harbor and Marina offers the finest in boating with 1,000-slip marina. A wid...

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Waukegan Regional Airport
(Waukegan)
The Waukegan National Airport is a general aviation facility categorized by the FAA a...

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Other Businesses

17 N. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085

 
3880 North Point Boulevard Waukegan, IL 60085
847.688.1317
 
Downtown Waukegan - Genesee Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.623.6650
 
412 S. Lewis Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.360.4700
 
2616 Washington Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.244.1300
 
631 Lakehurst Waukegan, IL 60085
847.473.2600
 
3961 Fountain Square Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.473.3194
 
199 S. Harbor Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.526.2576
 
3500 Sunset Avenue Waukegan, IL 60087
847.662.7777
 
109 S. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.625.0381
 
2122 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.672.6502
 
2200 N. Sheridan Road Waukegan, IL 60087
847.244.6300
 
13236 W. Town Line Rd. Waukegan, IL 60087
847.662.5733
 
55 S. Harbor Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.224.3133
 
622 Grand Avenue Waukegan, IL 60085
224.656.5809
 
120 N. Genesee Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.672.7678
 
200 N. Green Bay Road Waukegan, IL 60085
847.775.1096
 
2411 Grand Avenue Waukegan, IL 60085
847.336.5700
 
115 N. Genesee Street Waukegan, IL 60085
847.406.0089
 
219 Greenwood Waukegan, IL 60087
847.623.2337
 
800 Baldwin Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085
847-782-3300
 
39 Jack Benny Drive Waukegan, IL 60087

 
2785 Yorkhouse Road Waukegan, IL 60085
847.782.3300
 
39 E. Madison Waukegan, IL 60085
847.244.3474
 
810 Baldwin Avenue Waukegan , IL 60085
847-360-4725
 
199 Harbor Place Waukegan, IL 60085
847.623.4188
 
1412 Washington St. Waukegan, IL 60085
847.672.7669
 
30 N. Genesee St. Waukegan, IL 60085
224.656.5038
 
Virtual Waukegan American Independence Parade: Shoebox Edition
Virtual 07/04/20
The 2020 Waukegan American Independence Parade will go on... virtually feat...

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July 4th Barbecue with Up in Smoke at Nightshade and Dark's Pandemonium Brewing Co.
07/04/20
Waukegan's own Up In Smoke Creations will be serving Brisket, pulled Po...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
07/18/20
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each m...

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Lake County Small Business Grant Opportunity
Ongoing
RESOURCE AVAILABLE: Coming July 7. The Lake County Board has allo...

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3B Radio Show Classes at Three Brothers Theatre
Virtual 06/22/20 - 07/31/20
Using Zoom, together, you'll create a one act radio play with your very...

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Stage Wright at Three Brothers Theatre
Virtual 06/22/20 - 07/31/20
Do you know a student who is an aspiring playwright or loves to tell storie...

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Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Adventure at Genesee Theatre
08/02/20
Peppa Pig Live! is back with her action-packed live show featuring your fav...

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Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross and Dave Attell at the Genesee Theatre
Happening as planned 08/07/20
Comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell have joined forces to bring their ...

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Summer Fun Club at Waukegan Park District
06/15/20 - 08/14/20
The Waukegan Park District’s Summer Fun Club will be a unique summer ...

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Los Chicos del 512, The Selena Experience at Genesee Theatre
Happening as planned 08/14/20
Known as the Queen of Tejano music, Selena delivered an irresistible mix of...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
08/15/20
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each m...

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Glenn Miller Orchestra at Genesee Theatre
Happening as planned 08/15/20
Enjoy an evening of unforgettable big band music as the world-renowned Glen...

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Frank Caliendo at Genesee Theatre
Happening as planned 08/22/20
Comedian and impressionist Frank Caliendo has been making people laugh his ...

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George Thorogood and the Destroyers Good to Be Bad at Genesee Theatre
09/10/20
Since 1977, George Thorogood and The Destroyers have sold over 15 million a...

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* Canceled* Wings Over Waukegan
Canceled 09/12/20
Viewers will witness great flight performances by the world-renowned aeroba...

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Pop 2000 Tour Hosted by Lance Bass at Genesee Theatre
09/12/20
POP 2000 Tour Hosted by Lance Bass of *NSYNC With Mark McGrath of Su...

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David Brighton's Space Oddity at Genesee Theatre
09/17/20
David Brighton's Space Oddity: The Ultimate Tribute to David Bowie take...

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Ron White at Genesee Theatre
09/19/20
Comedian Ron "Tater Salad" White brings his provocative humor to ...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
09/19/20
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each m...

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Gary Allan Live In Concert at Genesee Theatre
09/25/20
With the allure of a modern day outlaw, Gary Allan has won over millions of...

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Melissa Etheridge 2020 Tour at Genesee Theatre
09/26/20
Known for her confessional lyrics and raspy, smoky vocals, Melissa Etheridg...

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Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience at Genesee Theatre
09/27/20
Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit show, Long Island Medium, will be appe...

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Kenny G at the Genesee Theatre
10/02/20
For over three decades, world-renowned saxophonist Kenny G has made the adu...

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Jeff Foxworthy at Genesee Theatre
10/03/20
If you're a successful comedian, bestselling author and occasionally sm...

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Peter Yarrow And Noel Paul Stookey Of Peter, Paul, And Mary at Genesee Theatre
10/04/20
Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey were part of the legendary folk trio Pet...

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The Guess Who at the Genesee Theatre
10/10/20
The Guess Who created some of the most memorable music of the '70s. Dab...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
10/17/20
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each m...

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Home Free: Dive Bar Saints World Tour at Genesee Theatre
10/18/20
In 2013, Home Free won NBC's The Sing-Off, catapulting the a cappella g...

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Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox  Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour at Genesee Theatre
Happening as planned 10/30/20
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox is back, performing the biggest hits...

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Boating Season Begins at Waukegan Harbor & Marina
03/01/20 - 11/01/20
The 2020 boating season is officially underway! Take your vessel out o...

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Black Violin at Genesee Theatre
Happening as planned 11/05/20
Black Violin returns to The Genesee, showing that traditional instruments c...

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Little River Band With Special Guest John Ford Coley at Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 11/08/20
Little River Band returns to The Genesee armed with an arsenal of memorable...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
11/21/20
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each m...

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ArtWauk in Waukegan
12/19/20
ArtWauk is the monthly celebration of all arts in downtown Waukegan. Each m...

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The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine Presents Cinderella at Genesee Theatre
01/16/21
The State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine returns to The Genesee to present their...

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**Rescheduled - LeeAnn Rimes at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 02/05/21
In 1996, 13-year-old LeAnn Rimes took the country music world by storm with...

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NEW DATE - Christopher Cross: 40th Anniversary Tour at the Genesee Theatre
Rescheduled 03/19/21
Five-time Grammy® Award winner Christopher Cross is the first artist in...

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**Rescheduled - Miranda Sings: Who Wants My Kid? at Genesee Theatre
04/09/21
Overconfident and tone-deaf, Miranda Sings is the hilarious alter ego of gi...

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Wednesday Night Dinners at Bonnie Brook
Ongoing
Year-round, come and enjoy Bonnie Brook's mouth-watering Wednesday Nigh...

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Karaoke Every Friday Night at 17 North
Ongoing
Come out with the friends and enjoy a night of karaoke at a great sports ba...

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