• 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

  • Slowing Down for Halloween in Chicago and Beyond

    ????????????????????  Back in the days when I trick or treated we headed out with our pillow cases and didn't come home for a couple of hours.  It was great to be out in the dark and meet up with friends.  It was as if time stood still. We were not thinking of school the next day or really of anything else but the next...

  • Fall Drive on the Lake Michigan Circle Tour

    GEDSC DIGITAL CAMERA  This is the perfect time to drive the Lake Michigan Circle Tour along Sheridan Road. Drive south from Waukegan all the way to the City of Chicago. Or north from Chicago to Zion and visit Illinois Beach State Park. Zigging and then zagging through residential neighborhoods thick with trees with the...

  • History and Mystery Tours for Chicago and Beyond

    Love to learn about local history? How about with a twist of mystery? These walking tours in Chicago and Beyond will satisfy with inside information about your local "haunts". See these locations with new eyes but try not to get left behind on your own. Long Grove Historical Society Ghost Walk Old M...

  • 27th Annual Autumn Drive

    This is a wonderful way to wander the country roads and find treasures! Starts tomorrow! Trunk is loaded from Autumn Drive! More finds! Welcome to a different kind of fall festival! Spend a leisurely day with family and friends on a real country road. Fifteen family farms in rural McHenry County, ...

  • Places to Put a Chill Up Your Spine in Northern Illinois

    Haunted trails. Haunted boats. Haunted trains. Is there no where safe from the Halloween spirits? Plan some time to be frightened and have a good scream.  Here are three scary events to choose from but don't go alone! Spirits of the Oaks Haunted Trails 20000 Western Avenue, Olympia Fields Olymp...

  • Live Entertainment To Be Seen and Heard in Northern Illinois

    Enjoy a weekend out in your own hometown! Spend a lovely day outdoors at a local festival or apple orchard and then get dressed up and let someone entertain you! Comedy and drama. Eclectic music and dance performances. It's always a thrill when the house lights dim and the show begins! To Jillian on...

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Northern Illinois Tourism 

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

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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.