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Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau
Phone: 800-525-3669 | Web Site: http://www.lakecounty.org
For your next vacation or business meeting, come to Lake County, Illinois. Just north of Chicago, it's the ideal location for every type of travel!

Area Attractions
Antioch
Charming Antioch boasts more than 100 electric shops and restaurants. Enjoy browsing and shopping throughout our Historic Downtown District. Discover unexpected treasures in quaint clothing boutiques, art galleries and antique shops For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
874 Main Street
Antioch, IL
847-395-2233
Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World
Gorgeous waterfalls, giant aquariums, incredible wildlife mounts, and more make Bass Pro Shops a must-see attraction for sporting families around the world For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
6112 W. Grand Avenue
Gurnee, IL
847-856-1229
Bess Bower Dunn Museum
Fun interactive exhibits featuring the world's largest collection of picture postcards, "Mall of History," Vortex Roller Coaster Theater, and beautiful Forest Preserve setting. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
1899 W. Winchester Rd.
Libertyville, IL 60048
847-968-3400
Bowen Park Theatre & Opera
Professional theatre and opera, sung entirely in English with piano accompaniment. Lake County's only opera company, costumed and fully staged. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
39 Jack Benny Dr.
Waukegan, IL
847-360-4740
Chain O'Lakes Bike Path
The Chain O'Lakes bike trail, 6 miles in length, can be accessed at any picnic area between the concession stand and the park office. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
Chain O Lakes State Park
Chain O Lakes State Park
847-587-5512
City of Zion
Take the Metra up, bike around city and to the beach! For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
2828 Sheridan Road
Zion, IL
847-746-4000
Cuneo Mansion and Gardens
Historic Venetian style mansion featuring art, tapestries, European furnishings and formal gardens. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
1350 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Vernon Hills, IL
847-362-3042
Deerfield Farmer's Market
Each week find fresh-from-the-farm productsgrown by Midwest farmers and produced by local businesses. Look for the bright orange carrot. Deerfield's very own place to be every Saturday morning! 7am-12:30pm For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Farmer's Markets.
 
Deerfield Rd. & Robert York Ave.
Deerfield, IL
847-945-5000
Des Plaines River Trail
Ride 31 miles from the Van Patton Woods Forest Preserves, Russell, IL south to Buffalo Grove. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
Thatcher Woods
Buffalo Grove
847-367-6640
Didier Farms
Pick your own pumpkins, Scarecrow Alley, Indian Teepees, and Animated Halloween Figures in the Farmstand, Educational Farming Display, Visit the "Pig Bin" and the Baby Chicks! For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Pumpkin Patches/Farms.
 
16678 W. Aptakisic Road
Prairie View, IL
847-634-3291
Genesee Theatre
The Genesee boasts Broadway shows, musical acts, comedians and more. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
203 N. Genesee Street
Waukegan, IL
847-782-2366
Glunz Family Winery and Cellars
Tour and taste wine in this winery owned by Illinois' oldest wine family. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Winery.
 
888 E. Belvidere Rd.
Grayslake, IL
847-548-9463
Grayslake Farmer's Market
Wednesday 3-7pm For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Farmer's Markets.
 
Slusser & Center St.
Grayslake, IL
847-289-7138
Gurnee Mills
Gurnee Mills is the Midwest's largest value retail and entertainment mall with over 200 manufacturer and retail outlet stores. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
6170 W. Grand Ave.
Gurnee, IL
847-856-1229
Hawthorn Mall
Hawthorn Center features Marshall Field's, Carson Pirie Scott, JCPenney, Sears, and 140 specialty stores, two restaurants and a nine-eatery food court, plus Imagination Castle play area for children. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Shopping Center.
 
122 Hawthorn Center
Vernon Hills, IL
847-362-2600
Historic Village of Long Grove
Charming, 19th century, historic village with over 80 specialty shops and restaurants. Special events throughout the year. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
Rt. 53 and 83
Long Grove, IL
847-634-0888
Lambs Farm
Rides, games,petting zoo, farmyard, pet shop, thrift shop, Country Inn Restaurant, and Country Store & Bakery. All benefit programs for people with developmental disabilities. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Kids and Families.
 
I-94 at Route 176
Libertyville, IL
847-362-4636
Libertyville Farmer's Market
Thursdays 7am-1pm from June - October For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Farmer's Markets.
 
Main Street
Libertyville, IL
847-680-0336
Libertyville Sports Complex
All-inclusive venue catering to athletic tournaments, large business meetings, competitive and recreational sports, life enrichment programs, exhibitions, and more. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Recreation.
 
1950 N. Highway 45
Libertyville, IL
847-367-1502
Long Grove Confectionery Company
Experience the old-fashion way of making chocolate...all hand crafted and uniquely packaged into our gourmet line of the finest quality chocolate products. Shopping in the Outlet Store completes the 1 hour long tour! Reservations required. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Tour.
 
333 Lexington Dr.
Buffalo Grove, IL
847-459-3100
MainStreet Libertyville
This Winner of the Great American Main Street Award is home to unique shops, restaurants, and festivals. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
133 East Cook Avenue
Libertyville, IL
847-680-0336
Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire
Marriott Theatre produces professional musical theatre productions year round in their intimate arena theatre designed with only 9 rows so everyone has the best seat in the house. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Theater / Performing Arts.
 
10 Marriott Dr.
Lincolnshire, IL
847-634-0200
Marytown
Home of the National Religious Shrine of St. Maximilian Kolbe with stained glass windows and 7-foot beautiful mosaics decorate the chapel as well as seven types of marble. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
1600 W. Park Ave.
Libertyville, IL
847-367-7800
Millennium Trail Bike Path
Enjoy 14 miles of trail from the Lake County Discovery Museum and the Forest Preserves of Wauconda to Lake Bluff. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
Wauconda
Lake Bluff
847-367-6640
National Museum of the American Sailor
The Great Lakes Naval Museum is a small military museum showing the history of Navy "boot camp" training and of Naval Station. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
610 Farragut Ave., Bldg. 42
North Chicago, IL
847-688-3154
Pickard China Factory Outlet Store
A true outlet store right on the factory premises where high For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
782 Pickard Avenue
Antioch, IL
847-395-3800 Ext. 32
Russell Military Museum
Where History Comes Alive. This museum is the home of rare and unusual military vehicles and artifacts from WWI to present day For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
43363 Old Highway 41
Russell, IL
847-395-7020
Six Flags Great America & Hurricane Harbor
300-acre amusement park featuring over 100 rides, stage shows and a variety of attractions. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Amusement Park.
 
Interstate 94 and Rt. 132
Gurnee, IL
847-249-1776
The Tempel Lipizzans
Majestic white stallions prance and dance as they perform a centuries-old tradition of classical dressage at Tempel Farms. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Special Interest.
 
17000 Wadsworth Road
Wadsworth, IL
847-244-5330
Tilt Studio at Rink Side
State of the art entertainment center featuring an ice skating rink, 180 video and interactive games, virtual reality laser tag arena, 18 holes of glow in the dark miniature golf, and snack bar. Admission Charge. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Entertainment Center.
 
6152 West Grand Ave.
Gurnee, IL
847-856-1064
Valentino Vineyards & Winery
Tours, Friday night & weekend wine tastings, gift baskets, wine shipments and seminars. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Winery.
 
5175 Aptakisic Rd.
Long Grove, IL
847-634-2831
Volo Auto Museum
The Volo Auto Museum and Antique Malls feature a multi-million dollar automobile collection, children's exhibits, and an exhilarating military adventure. The museum's collection of roughly 40 Hollywood cars includes the original Batmobile and General Lee. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Museum.
 
27582 W. Volo Village Road
Volo, IL
815-385-3644
Waukegan BMX / Northern Illinois BMX
Waukegan / Northern Illinois BMX is a National Bicycle League sanctioned track with weekly races. Open April - October. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Attraction Type: Biking.
 
2785 Yorkhouse
Waukegan, IL 60087
224-656-4178

Upcoming Events
Arbor Day Celebration
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019

More than a dozen local businesses and sustainability organizations will offer activities and projects focused on planting and caring for trees, shrubs, and flowers. On a first come, first serve basis, the City will give away 500 free oak tree seedlings ready for planting while supplies last. The event will also feature live raptor talks and a touch-a-truck exhibit. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Outdoor, Nature.
 
Jens Jensen Park
486 Roger Williams Ave.
Highland Park, IL 60035
847.926.1046
Park on Park Cruise Night
May. 8, 2019 - Jun. 12, 2019

Bring the family to enjoy a night of entertainment and view hundreds of classic vehicles. Park On Park feature the best collection of pre -1977 classics In Northern Illinois. Event offers food and music. It attracts over 400 vehicles & more than a 1,000 pedestrian classic car admirers. Park on Park is held the 2nd Wednesday of every month from May through September. Free. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Outdoor, Festivals.
 
Downtown Mundelein
469 N. Seymour Ave.
Mundelein, IL 60060
847.710.4629
Lake Zurich Craft Beer Festival
May. 10, 2019 - May. 11, 2019

Make plans to visit picturesque Henry J. Paulus Park on May 10th and 11th to enjoy the spring season with Lake Zurich’s Craft Beer Festival to celebrate unique beer and those who brew it! $39-$50. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Outdoor, Festivals.
 
Paulus Park
200 S. Rand Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
847.438.4151
Long Grove's Chocolate Fest
May. 17, 2019 - May. 17, 2019

Historic Downtown Long Grove’s quintessential festival kicks off the season each year with three days dedicated to old-world charms, family frills and delicious chocolate. Only at Chocolate Fest do life’s most delectable cravings come together with live music to conjure up a time bygone. $5-$10. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Outdoor, Festivals.
 
Historic Downtown Long Grove
308 Old McHenry Road
Historic Downtown Long Grove, IL 60047
847.634.0888
Annual Des Plaines River Canoe and Kayak Marathon
May. 19, 2019 - May. 19, 2019

Paddle for the finish line at the annual Des Plaines River Canoe and Kayak Marathon. The beautiful course runs 18.5 miles on the upper Des Plaines River in northern Illinois. The post race party continues with food, music, awards and story swapping. For more information, visit the Lake County, Illinois, Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Event Type: Outdoor, Boating.
 
Oak Springs Canoe Launch
15562 Oak Springs Road
Libertyville, IL 60048
847.604.2445


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