Happenings

Mark Your Calendar

From exciting winter golf expos to the beloved Lake County Fair, there's always something going on in our charming home of Lake County. Explore some of our favorite annual events and plan your fun-filled Illinois vacation today.

Hotel Happenings
vintage car
Cruise In Night

Wed, August 1, 2018 6:00pm-9:00pm
All cars, trucks, motorcycles, and vehicle clubs are welcome! FREE event for participants and spectators hosted by BGV Motorsports! To learn more click here.

Classic Cars Parked together for a Car Show
Cruise In Night

Wed, Sept 5, 2018 6:00pm-9:00pm
All cars, trucks, motorcycles, and vehicle clubs are welcome! FREE event for participants and spectators hosted by BGV Motorsports! To learn more click here.

people at a car show
Car Show

Sun, Sept 16, 2018 10:00am-3:00pm
Come enjoy an afternoon of cars hosted by BGV Motorsports.

carving station
Thanksgiving Feast

Thurs, Nov 22, 2018 from 11am-3pm
Come out and let us do the cooking as you and your family enjoy our fabulous Thanksgiving Feast. Featuring carving stations with slow roasted turkey, prime rib, and old-fashioned glazed ham. Call 847-625-7300 to make your reservations today!

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Breakfast with Santa

Sun, Dec 16, 2018 from 9am-12pm
Make new memories with the kids at our breakfast buffet and cookie decorating station then meet Jolly Old Saint Nicolas himself! Visit Santa and take home a photo in a special keepsake frame. Call 847-625-7300 to make your reservations today!

group of young people chatting and drinking
New Years Eve Party

Mon, Dec 31, 2018 
Ring in the New Year at Illinois Beach Hotel with this overnight party package! Indulge with hors d-oeuvres, open bar and a lavish gourmet dinner for two people. Prices TBA. Please call 847-625-7300 for details and to make your reservations.

fish and chips
On-going

All You Can Eat Flaky Fish Fry Buffet

Every Friday Night 4:30pm-9pm
Taste the crispy perfection of our beer battered and fried Atlantic Cod served with hand-made coleslaw for just $12.95 at Lakeside Restaurant.

Local Events
little kids on an easter egg hunt
Spring

March

Zion’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt

April

Six Flags Great America Opening

May

Long Grove Chocolate Festival

bumper carts
Summer
  • June - Winthrop Harbor Summer Fair & Carnival
  • July - Lake County Fair
  • August - David Adler Music & Arts Center Festival of the Arts
carved pumpkin patch
Fall
  • September - GLASA Twilight Run, Walk, or Roll
  • October - Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival
  • November - Antioch's Annual Christmas Parade

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