When you have kids the holidays become a whole different level of special. Wathching their awe and wonder, seeing their excitment, it can make even a grinch’s heart grow. We love celebrating the Holidays in Lake County, scroll down to see our latest holiday stories and find our indiviual holiday pages.

Holidays in Lake County

Our most recent holiday stories:

Valentine’s in Lake County

valentines in lake county

There is so much to love about Valentines Day in Lake County. Find recipes, DIYs and events.

St. Patrick’s Day in Lake County

Everyone is Irish in March! Find everything you need for a family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day with events, recipes, and activities.

Easter in Lake County

easter in lake county

Find the bunny and all his eggs when you celebrate Easter in Lake County.

Halloween in Lake County

Grab your favorite ghouls and goblins for the ultimate in Trick-or-Treating and Halloween fun in Lake County.

Thanksgiving in Lake County

It’s time to feast! Find all the best recipes and more ways to celebrate Thanksgiving in Lake County.

Christmas in Lake County

christmas in lake county

Find all the fun, excitement and spectacle of Christmas in Lake County.

Upcoming Holiday Events in Lake County:

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Sukkot Family Activities 10:00 am
Sukkot Family Activities @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Celebrate the Jewish harvest holiday Sukkot with arts and crafts activities to decorate the sukkah. Celebrate the Jewish harvest holiday Sukkot! Families are invited to help decorate the branch-covered sukkah, which will be on display at [...]
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Howl-O-Ween Pooch Parade 10:45 am
Howl-O-Ween Pooch Parade @ Willow Stream Park
Oct 19 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
This event will include a canine costume contest and doggy egg hunt. All fury-tailed friends and humans are welcome to attend, even if you do no have a dog. Prizes and awards will be given [...]
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TesserAct Theatre Ensemble Halloween Show for Children 11:00 am
TesserAct Theatre Ensemble Halloween Show for Children @ Barrington's White House
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
What the Trees and Moonlight Know: Tales of Witches, Monsters and Marshmallows the TesserAct Theatre Ensemble Halloween Show for Children Enter the forest on Halloween Eve to hear the stories only the trees can tell, with [...]
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Trick or Treat on Main Street 1:00 pm
Trick or Treat on Main Street @ Main Street Wauconda
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come on out to this FUN, FAMILY event! Stop in the shops and restaurants on main street for treats, games, and specials! Other activities include pet costume parade, pumpkin carving contest, spooky tales, stop by [...]
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