• Get outdoors and enjoy the beauty and wonder of winter in northern Illinois.

    Winter Wonderland

    Get outdoors and enjoy the beauty and wonder of winter in northern Illinois.

  • There are many Lodging choices in Northern Illinois, including the Lincoln Way Inn B&B in Franklin Grove

    Lodging Lincoln Way Inn Franklin Grove

    There are many Lodging choices in Northern Illinois, including the Lincoln Way Inn B&B in Franklin Grove

  • While traveling, stop in the Dixon Welcome Center to treasures and to learn a bit of history about the Lincoln Highway!

    Lincoln Highway Exhibit at the Dixon Welcome Center

    While traveling, stop in the Dixon Welcome Center to treasures and to learn a bit of history about the Lincoln Highway!

  • Learn the history of the Illinois Lincoln Highway at the I-88 Oasis stop by DeKalb

    Illinois Lincoln Highway Traveling Exhibit

    Learn the history of the Illinois Lincoln Highway at the I-88 Oasis stop by DeKalb

  • Chicago Museums

    Joliet Historical Museum

    Engage your brain at one of the many different museums located in Northern Illinois!

  • The Brick Cafe & Art Gallery in Belvidere

    The Brick Cafe & Art Gallery in Belvidere

    Enjoy a delicious meal and the unique artwork while getting out of the weather!

  • Enjoy outdoor activities in the winter at any of the beautiful trails and golf courses throughout our region!

    Skiing

    Enjoy outdoor activities in the winter at any of the beautiful trails and golf courses throughout our region!

  • Rochelle Railroad Park - Illinois attractions

    Rochelle Railroad Park

    The Rochelle Railroad Park, located on the Illinois Lincoln Highway, is a fantastic photo opportunity for young and old alike!

  • Wineries in Illinois

    Northern Illinois Wine Trail

    Any time of the year is a perfect time to check out the wineries along the Northern Illinois Wine Trail!

  • What better way to enjoy freshly fallen snow than to hit the slopes by sledding, skiing, or snowboarding.

    Family Fun

    What better way to enjoy freshly fallen snow than to hit the slopes by sledding, skiing, or snowboarding.

  • Get outside and enjoy the fresh, crisp winter air!

    Outdoor Winter Activities to Enjoy

    Get outside and enjoy the fresh, crisp winter air!

  • See them at many different events happening throughout the Chicago & Beyond region.

    Is this Santa's Reindeer?

    See them at many different events happening throughout the Chicago & Beyond region.

  • Check out the Illinois Lincoln Highway in Northern Illinois

    Illinois Lincoln Highway Scenic Byway

    Check out the Illinois Lincoln Highway in Northern Illinois

 

Northern Illinois Tourism Office

Phone: 815-547-3740

visitnorthernillinois.com




STATE RECOGNIZED CVBs

Aurora Area CVB
43 West Galena Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60506
Toll Free: 800-477-4369, Phone: 630-897-5581
enjoyaurora.com

Blackhawk Waterways CVB
201 North Franklin Avenue
Polo, IL 61064
Toll Free: 800-678-2108, Phone: 815-946-2108
visitnorthwestillinois.com

Choose Chicago 
301 East Cermak Road
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: 312-567-8500
choosechicago.com 

Chicago North Shore CVB
8001 Lincoln Avenue, #715
Skokie, IL 60077
Toll Free: 866-369-0011, Phone: 847-763-0011
visitchicagonorthshore.com 

Chicago Southland CVB
2304 173rd Street
Lansing, IL 60438
Toll Free: 888-895-8233, Phone: 708-895-8200
visitchicagosouthland.com 

DeKalb County CVB
111 South Second Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
Toll Free: 877-335-2521, Phone: 815-756-1336
dekalbcountycvb.com 

DuPage CVB
915 Harger Road, #240
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Toll Free: 800-232-0502, Phone: 630-575-8070
discoverdupage.com 

Elgin Area CVB
77 Riverside Drive
Elgin, IL 60120
Toll Free: 800-217-5362, Phone: 847-695-7540
northernfoxrivervalley.com 

Freeport/Stephenson County CVB
4596 U.S. 20 East
Freeport, IL 61032
Toll Free: 800-369-2955, Phone: 815-233-1357
stephenson-county-il.org 

Galena/Jo Daviess County CVB
101 Bouthillier Street
Galena, IL 61036
Toll Free: 877-GO GALENA, Phone: 815-777-3557
galena.org 

Greater St. Charles CVB
311 North Second Street
St. Charles, IL 60174
Toll Free: 800-777-4373, Phone: 630-377-6161
visitstcharles.com 

Heritage Corridor CVB
15701 Independence Boulevard
Romeoville, IL 60446
Toll Free: 800-926-2262, Phone: 815-588-7940
heritagecorridorcvb.com 

Kankakee County CVB
One Dearborn Square, #1
Kankakee, IL 60901
Toll Free: 800-747-4837, Phone: 815-935-7390
visitkankakeecounty.com 

Meet Chicago Northwest 
1375 East Woodfield Road, #120 
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Toll Free: 800-847-4849, Phone: 847-490-1010
chicagonorthwest.com 

Rockford Area CVB
102 North Main Street
Rockford, IL 61101
Toll Free: 800-521-0849, Phone: 815-963-8111
gorockford.com 

Rosemont Convention Bureau 
9301 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: 847-823-2100
rosemont.com 

Visit Lake County
5465 West Grand Avenue, #100 
Gurnee, IL 60031
Toll Free: 800-525-3669, Phone: 847-662-2700
visitlakecounty.org 

Visit McHenry County
600 Dakota Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
Toll Free: 888-363-6177, Phone: 815-363-6177
visitmchenrycounty.com 

Visit Oak Park
1010 Lake Street 
Oak Park, IL 60301
Toll Free: 888-625-7275, Phone: 708-524-7800
visitoakpark.com 



OTHER AREA PARTNERS

Illinois State Chamber of Commerce 
217-522-5512 
ilchamber.org 

Antioch C/C
847-395-2233 
antiochchamber.org 

Belvidere Area C/C

815-544-4357
belviderechamber.com

Cary Grove Area C/C
847-639-2800 
carygrovechamber.com

Cherry Valley
815-332-3441 
cherryvalley.org

Crystal Lake
815-459-2020 
crystallake.org

DeKalb Chamber of Commerce
815-756-6306 
dekalb.org

Des Plaines
847-391-5300 
desplaines.org

Discover Sycamore
888-828-4FUN 
discoversycamore.com

Dixon Tourism
815-284-3496 
discoverdixon.org

Downers Grove Visitors Bureau
630-729-0380
visitdownersgrove.com

Downtown Evanston
847-866-6319 
downtownevanston.org

Fulton Chamber of Commerce
815-589-4545 
cityoffulton.us

Geneva Chamber of Commerce
630-232-6060
genevachamber.com

Hanover Park Chamber of Commerce
630-372-2009 
hanoverparkchamber.com

Hoffman Estates Tourism Department
847-781-2664 
visithoffman.com

Joliet Visitors Bureau
815-723-9045 
visitjoliet.org

Lake County Chamber of Commerce
847-249-3800
lakecountychamber.com

LaSalle County Tourism 
815-667-4356 
enjoylasallecounty.com

Lee County Tourism Council
815-288-1840
seelee.info

Lisle CVB
800-733-9811 
stayinlisle.com

Marengo-Union Tourism Council
815-568-6680 
marengouniontourism.com 

Ottawa Visitors Center
888-688-2924 
experienceottawa.com

Park Ridge
847-318-5200 
parkridge.us

Rochelle Tourism & Visitor's Association
815-562-7031 
rochelletourism.com

Rock Falls Tourism
815-380-2300 
visitrockfalls.com

Streator Tourism
888-485-9895 
streator.org

Sycamore Chamber of Commerce
815-895-3456 
sycamorechamber.com

Village of Cherry Valley
815-332-3441 
cherryvalley.org

Village of Glencoe
847-835-4111 
villageofglencoe.org

Village of Hanover Park
630-823-5600 
hanoverparkillinois.org

Village of Mount Prospect
847-392-6000 
mountprospect.org

Village of Oswego 
630-554-3618 
oswegoil.org

Village of South Barrington
847-381-7510 
southbarrington.org

Village of Wheeling
847-459-2600 
vi.wheeling.il.us

Visit Galena.org
888-942-5362 
visitgalena.org
Northern Illinois Tourism 

Contact Details: 


Main address: 
8200 Fairgrounds Road, Lower Level61008Belvidere, IL 
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Tel:815.547.3740, 
 

Location Information: 

Explore Illinois! Countless festivals, farm tours, county fairs, orchards and our Northern Illinois Wine Trail, featuring over 30+ wineries for your tasting pleasure, are just some of the many ways that you can enjoy Illinois. Whatever you decide to do, these Chicago attractions are sure to please everyone. The possibilities are endless and will lead to countless memories.