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  • 2018 Holiday Train Arrives in Gurnee on Thursday, December 6th!

    The Canadian Pacific Railroad (CPR) Holiday Train will be hitting the rails again soon and making a stop in Gurnee!

     The Gurnee Chamber of Commerce and the Northern Illinois Food Bank will be collecting non perishable food items 

    Gurnee Chamber of Commerce sponsors provide snacks to only those who donate .

    We will also have a petting zoo and holiday music from 3:30 pm until the train leaves.

     

    The train is scheduled to arrive near Viking Park (4374 Old Grand Avenue) at 5:50 pm on Thursday, December 6th. Be sure to arrive early to see the train pull in. The Holiday Train is nearly 1,000 feet long with 14 rail cars, each decorated with hundreds of thousands of technology-leading LED lights and holiday designs. Parking will be available at Viking Park and Viking Park Middle School. 

    This year's musical entertainment will feature entertainment from The Trews and Willy Porter.

     

  • Start Strong Business Boot Camp

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    Name: Start Strong Business Boot Camp
    Date: April 17, 2018
    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM CDT
    Event Description:
    This accelerated small business boot camp will explore business fundamentals needed to start and run a new business. Evaluate your business idea including personal objectives, business feasibility, market potential and financial strength. This class will provide the resources, support and motivation to prove that a dream of business success is within reach. Individualized counseling by a certified business advisor is included with this class to address specific concerns and challenges.
    Location:
    College of Lake County, Grayslake Campus 19351 W Washington Street, Room C118 Grayslake, IL 60030
    Date/Time Information:
    Tuesdays (4 Sessions) April 17 to May 8 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    Contact Information:
    Illinois Small Business Development and International Trade Center (847) 543-2033
    Fees/Admission:
    $100 Sponsored by: First Midwest Bank
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