Now through the end of the year, "Holiday Your Way" to Lake County, Illinois for festive family fun and activities. Discover and explore Lake County during the most wonderful time of the year. Lake County is home to various Christmas traditions, holiday festivities, meet-and-greets with jolly old St. Nick, shopping sprees, delectable eats and other activities perfect for the whole family. Keep scrolling to find your holiday experience!
November and December in Lake County showcase phenomenal happenings from to events in Antioch, Gurnee, Libertyville, Vernon Hills and more to shopping in the retail stores of Deer Park Town Center, Gurnee Mills and Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills or the mom-and-pop stores of Main Street Libertyville and Downtown Antioch. Marvel at the spectacular spectrum of lights from Holiday in the Park Lights at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee to the adventures of Charles Dickens and his stories in Libertyville and Antioch (and Kringle's Christmas Village), to grabbing a bite to eat in Libertyville's downtown area and Vernon Hill's Mellody Farm, to walking in the winter wonderland in the Lake County Forest Preserves and then some.
Take a break from shopping and experience 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 season's greetings destination. "Holiday your way" in Lake County, Illinois as the land of lakes spreads joy this most unique season.