Be in the Know, on the GO!

Get just what you need, just when you need it! 


Step 1: Choose your County

All our emails are specific to the county so you must choose Lake County or McHenry County.  

If you choose both you will get duplicates with each county specific events listed.


Step 2: Choose your Content

Only get what you want and need, nothing more or less! 

I'm just trying to survive the summer! 

Sign up for Camp Trike. 
A daily email May 27 - August 16 with something to do and somewhere to go. 

My kids are older and do their own thing...

Everyone needs to eat! 
Sign-up for Eat This!  A monthly culinary adventure around the region.

We're working for the weekend.

3 for Free is for you! 
A weekend full of free family fun. Planned and waiting for you, sent Thursday night.

My kids are busy unless it's a day off school.

Choose Days Off (be sure your zip code is filled in!)
You will receive emails on the morning of no schools days with low cost or free activities for school-age children. 

I literally only think about outings when it's a holiday.

Click Holidays and get an email the Wednesday before the holidays with activities, events, recipes and more. 

I don't want to miss anything you publish, ever! 

Choose Daily and get an email any evening we publish a story with an excerpt of what published. 

I don't want to miss anything, but give me the Cliff Notes. 

Choose Lake County Weekly or the McHenry County Monthly for recaps of what has published and ideas of what to do.