Top 10 Stories of 2018

With the year almost officially at the end, the Village is continuing its tradition of holding a countdown of the top 10 Village news stories of the year. The countdown will begin at 9:00 a.m. on December 29th and continue through December 31st, with stories updating on this page during that time. The countdown will continue on the Village’s Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts. Thank you for a great 2018, and we wish you a very happy New Year!

  • Dec 31, 2018, 12:00 PM

Top 10 of 2018: #3 Opening of Great Wolf Lodge

This summer on June 21st, Great Wolf Lodge opened their doors to the Village of Gurnee and visitors. The full renovation to Great Wolf Lodge from the previous KeyLime Cove took about a year, with construction starting in 2017 and completion finalizing this year. Great Wolf Lodge is a fantastic addition to Gurnee’s thriving business and tourism community.