• 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!

  • 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

  • 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

  • A must see when in Chicago - the famous Chicago Skyline!

    Chicago Skyline

    A must see when in Chicago - the famous Chicago Skyline!

  • Now is the time to enjoy a good weather day and hit the road for a Road Trip!

    Road Trip Time

    Now is the time to enjoy a good weather day and hit the road for a Road Trip!

  • Nothing says Autumn like pumpkins!

    Autumn Harvest time

    Nothing says Autumn like pumpkins!

  • Take the family to Jonamac Orchard in Malta

    Jonamac Orchard

    Take the family to Jonamac Orchard in Malta

  • Beauty of the Autumn Season

    Beauty of the Autumn Season

    Beauty of the Autumn Season

  • Things in DeKalb – Vintage

    My Favorite Things in DeKalb

    Get out and do a little shopping for a few hours or a few days in the Chicago & Beyond Region!

  • Chicago Museums

    Joliet Historical Museum

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

  • Nicholas Conservatory in Rockford - Chicago Attractions

    Nicholas Conservatory in Rockford

    Want to feel like you are in the tropics! Then Nicholas Conservatory in Rockford is the place to be!

  • Check out the Illinois Lincoln Highway in Northern Illinois

    Illinois Lincoln Highway Scenic Byway

    Check out the Illinois Lincoln Highway in Northern Illinois

  • Still Time to Tee it Up in Chicago & Beyond

    golf courses near chicagoFore!!! Ryder Cup Fever is taking full hold in Chicago & Beyond, but you don’t have to experience great golf in Chicagoland only from the “other side of the ropes”. Fall golf in Chicago & Beyond can be an exhilarating adventure. As our trees explode with fall color, afternoon temperatures warm and f...
  • New in Chicago & Beyond

    new in ChicagoThere is always something new in Chicago & Beyond. From new additions to the Chicago restaurant scene, to a phenomenal rock-music exhibit and even places that make old, new again. Chicago & Beyond has something new for everyone. Begin your search with our suggestions, or check it all out anytime...
  • It’s a Country Life in Chicago & Beyond

    pumpkin patches near chicagoWhether you want to show your kids that milk comes from cow, and not the store, or you want to explore the wineries in Galena; agritourism and agriculture adventures are abundant throughout Chicago & Beyond. You will never forget a day experiencing Northern Illinois agritourism activities when you a...
  • Broadway in Chicago and More in Chicago & Beyond

    Theatre in Chicago & Beyond is a diverse and action-packed as you will find anywhere in America. What started small has grown into institutions of national and international prominence. Theatre in Chicago is truly a movement. Chicago had long been a popular destination for plays and musicals sent ou...
  • Explore Museums in Chicago & Beyond

    Chicago MuseumsChicago area museums rank among the best in the world and are among the top Chicago attractions. No getaway to Chicago or anywhere in Northern Illinois is complete without visiting one of the fine hands-on focused museums in the Chicago area. You can explore all of the Chicago and Beyond Museums by ...
  • Fall Chicago Getaways - Part I

    Fall in Chicago and Beyond means it’s time to hit the farm. Well, at least an orchard, pumpkin patch, or winery for a fall harvest festival in Northern Illinois. Check out one of these events, or view more things to do near Chicago at chicagoandbeyond.com.

    apple orchards near chicagoRoyal Oak Farm Orchard, Harvard: This am...

  • 10 Things To Do Near Chicago this Fall

    Ah, Chicago. The city that is second to none. While in the City of Big Shoulders, or just because you're nearby, take advantage of an exciting array of things to do near Chicago. From first-class attractions and world-renowned museums, to world-class events and award-winning wineries, all of Norther...

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Northern Illinois Tourism 

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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.