Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions in Downtown Libertyville

Is this the year you resolved to connect closer with your neighbors and local community? Do you want to get fit or eat healthier? Are you craving a new look for the New Year? The good news is, you can do all of this (and more) in downtown Libertyville, easily and affordably.

Community Connection

Mainstreet Libertyville relies on volunteers to promote local businesses and economic development. Libertyville’s vibrant business district depends on people like you to plan (and staff) more than fifty days of events in the downtown business district. We need your ideas, input and membership. Join Mainstreet Libertyville today. It’s so easy, too. This is a resolution you can accomplish today, right here and right now.

Healthy Living

A health food store. Sports nutrition products tailored to athletes. Exercise studios with options for everyone. Specialized gear and products. Whether you need expert advice, togs or a new coach to spark your motivation, it’s here in downtown Libertyville. And don’t forget to reward yourself after you meet your goal with a massage, facial or pedicure.

Ceramic mugs sold at Petranek’s Pharmacy. Photo © J. Johnson | 2017

Local Eats

From-scratch, chef-inspired cooking doesn’t get any closer than downtown Libertyville. From sushi to pizza, to tacos and aged steaks, you will find an eatery that caters to your every craving. Make it a point to meet a friend on “Main Street.” The selection is outstanding and there is plenty of convenient parking. Make time to take a stroll downtown to see what’s new.

A New Year, A New You

Freshly trimmed tresses, perfectly coiffed curls or even a makeover help stave away the winter blues. Like sunshine on a cloudy day, in about an hour, you will be beaming. Get first pick of the new clothing items or accessories now, as shipments are arriving daily in local shops. And while you are at it, give your surroundings a refresh, too. Find that trending home accessory, accent pillow or wall art to transform your indoor space as well.

Pillow sold at How Impressive. Photo © J. Johnson | 2017

So, no more excuses. Meet all your New Year’s resolutions—and your friends and neighbors—in downtown Libertyville. Shop local, connect with your community, and plan to make 2017 your best year ever. Schedule a special day in downtown Libertyville, I look forward to seeing you there.


Jennifer Johnson is a Libertyville resident who also writes for Little Lake County.