The city of waukegan and surrounding areas have beautified their cities . We have a beautiful lakefronts with local marinas, hotels and restaurants and many shopping malls, with high quality stores, Gurnee Mills, Sixflags , keylime cove waterpark /hotel. The waukegan municiple band which plays every Tuesday evening. and many festivals and events. Nostalgia days, Harbors days, rib fests, and carnivals . The summer in this area can be a busy place if you want to enjoy it all.