Now through the end of the new year, head to Lake County, Illinois for festive family fun and holiday activities that will fill you with holiday cheer. Keep scrolling to find all your holiday fun!
Discover and Explore Lake County during the most wonderful time of the year.
Lake County is home to a plethora of Christmas traditions, holiday festivities, meet and greets with Jolly old St. Nick, shopping sprees, delectable eats and other activities perfect for the whole family.
November and December in Lake County is a showcase of phenomenal happenings from shopping in the retail stores of Gurnee Mills and Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills to local mom and pop shops on MainStreet Libertyville and Historic Downtown Long Grove. Enjoy the spectacular spectrum of lights from the Holiday Train in Viking Park to the Dickens Holiday Village and Kringle Christmas Village in downtown Antioch.
Decorate your den in decadence with a homegrown timber from Richardson Farm in Spring Grove or an artificial evergreen from Treetime Christmas Creations.
Feed your soul with the arts by capturing the holiday spirit while viewing A Christmas Story at PM&L Theatre, a holiday performance at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, Scrooge and the Ghostly Spirits and many more live entertainment presents.
Lake County is also home to some of the finest cuisine in Illinois. Continue here to find your favorite entrée or a new delectable dish. To relieve stress from shopping and family, take a walk on the Lake County Libation Trail to taste an array of locally created holiday spirits and brews.
All of this and more is here in Lake County, your holiday destination. Fill yourself with holiday cheer in Lake County.