• 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

  • Fill Your Senses With the Sights and Smells of A Hometown Holiday

    Gaze at the twinkling lights and delight in the fresh pine scent of newly cut trees. Northern Illinois is chock-full of holiday festivals and events - too many to list them all here. Please check our Event page for more choices. Every town has their traditions and you may want to experience more tha...

  • Ice Skating and Ice Sculpting in Chicago and Beyond

    Bundle up and make some memories this weekend. Northern Illinois offers indoor and outdoor ice skating where you can start, or continue, a family tradition! Weak ankles? Attend the ice sculpting event in Ottawa - all done with chain saws! You have to see it to believe it. The McCormick Tribune Ice R...

  • Ways to Meet Northern Illinois Settlers

    Get up close and personal with the people that shaped Northern Illinois. Visit their homes and find out how they lived. Step back further in time and see how life was lived when Illinois was young. Here are some places to start your journey: Ellwood House Holiday Traditions, DeKalb 509 North First S...

  • Step Right Up To See Four Wildly Entertaining Shows!

    Cowboys, Blue Men, Crazy Pianos, and Knights - not classical picks but definitely classics! Sit back and enjoy music and laughter. We have it all in Northern Illinois. Monty Python’s Spamalot, Oak Lawn 4625 West 110th Street November 14 - 23, 2014 Oak View Community Center. Come out and see a ...

  • Giving Thanks for the Harvest in Northern Illinois

    ??????????????????????????????? Before getting swept away in all of the holiday events take the time to step back and give thanks to the farmers of the past and present. These two events celebrate the hard work and dedication it takes to be a farmer. Gather the family around for a new tradition at this time of Thanksgiving - get ...

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Northern Illinois Tourism 

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Main address: 
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.