Lake County Date Nights in February

Valentines Day is coming up, Valentines Categoryand you’re searching for a place to go for a date night. Let’s be honest, sometimes an emoticon like 😉 doesn’t always show our truest feelings in Lake County. Whether it be the love of your life or a crush, Lake County has plenty to offer couples for date night. Check out what Lake County provides for Valentine’s Day or just your average night. Make your next date night a memorable one with your significant other!

Music Scene

Black Violin at Genesee Theatre

There are certainly many music genres out there. When you add Black Violin to the music scene, they are likely to fulfill at least four of those, like jazz, hip hop, funk and classical.  This dynamic and diverse duo comprised of Wil B and Kev Marcus will take you on a journey at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan. The two have rocked stages such like the Presidential Inauguration, SXSW in Austin, TX, Bonaroo, and many other high-profile performances. Black Violin has a heavy menu of music ingredients that ranges from authentic original music to covers. You’ll be sure to get out of your seat when you see this duet go to work!

Friday, February 20 @ 8 pm

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The Theatre

The Complete History of America Abridged at Three Brothers Theatre

Are you searching for a history lesson that pokes fun at our forefathers and our real fathers. The Complete History of America Abridged  does just that as this show will run for a two-week stint at Three Brothers Theatre in Waukegan. From Lincoln to the Revolution in the 60s till present days, this cast is ready to provide a comedic environment that covers over six centuries of history. They also keep it short and sweet…just one hour and a half!? Adult Admission is $15, while senior and child entry fee is $15.

February 6-21 on Fridays and Saturdays @ 8 pm

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Hotel Accommodations

Valentine’s Dinner and Comedy Show at Holiday Inn Gurnee

Radio station 95 Will Rock hosts the perfect evening for an important day of the year: Valentine’s Day. At the Holiday Inn Gurnee provides a Valentine’s Dinner and Comedy show combo. Before the comedy show, you will be served a delightful gourmet dinner buffet. Your MC is Tom Kief while comedians Kevin Bozeman and Geoff La Fleur perform their ingenious comedic humor. Overnight packages are available and reservations are required!

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Arts and Crafts

Valentine’s Holiday Open House, ‘Make Your Own Heart, ‘ at Peter Patterson Glassworks

Peter Patterson GlassworksValentine Holiday Open House 'Make Your Own Heart' has always
been a charmer.That said, he has
his house open for you to create beautiful
designs (charms) with his glass for your significant other to remember at the host the Valentine Holiday open House ‘Make Your Own Heart.’ That’s right, after making a reservation, now you have a
homemade gift from the heart. Large
hearts are $50, while the smaller ones
are $25. You’ll be a week early with
your gift for Valentine’s Day!

Friday-Sunday, February 6-8 @ 10 am – 4 pm

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Outdoor Recreation

Romantic Hike

Are you sick and tired of the same old Valentine’s Day: Flowers, dinner and a movie? You can have that kind of date night on occasion of the week. Why not take your endeavors to Ryerson Woods and have a romantic night hike under the stars? Ryerson will have guides on hand to hiking and cross-country skiing to teach the wildlife courtship behaviors or you can take your own secluded route. After the hike, gain some warmth by the heat of chocolate and s’mores.

Saturday, February 14 @ 7:30-9 pm

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The Lake County, Illinois Convention & Visitors Bureau promotes Lake County as a tourist destination for travelers through events, special offers, hotel packages and all of our exciting attractions and things to do for families.

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