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Chestnut Twilight Snowshoe Hike
Experience the glowing wood lined trails at dusk as you join our small group on a leisurely 1.5 hour snowshoe hike through the Trails at Chestnut Mountain. We’ll end the hike at a toasty bonfire overlooking the Mississippi at the south point. Headlamps optional. Hike starts at 4:30pm and costs $48 Adult/$25 kids, includes snowshoe rental. Advanced reservations required.
Quarry Ridge Hunt Club
The premiere, upland-hunting experience in Northern Illinois. Quarry Ridge offers hunting (member or non-member) for rooster pheasant, dove, turkey, deer and moor. Dogs and guides can be provided if needed.
Say Cheese Tour
Enjoy a leisurely drive through the rolling hills of Stephenson County and stop at local cheese stores, cheese plants and a winery. Participants include the Cheese Market, Freeport; Miller's Country Cheese, Inc. and Wengers Springbrook Cheese in Davis; Torkelson Cheese Co. in Lena and Famous Fossil Winery in Cedarville. Visit all five locations for a chance to win some great prizes (drawing will be held at 4 pm at Famous Fossil). Stop in at the Freeport/Stephenson County Visitors Center for your map.
SK-8 Skateboard Heaven
This 11,000-sq.-ft. skateboard park features obstacles, ramps, rails, ledges, spines and bowls. Built specifically for skateboards and in-line skates, this facility is popular with both skaters and spectators.
Jewelry, Gem, Fossil and Mineral Show
Midwest dealers will showcase a variety of beautiful gemstones, minerals, fossils, jewelry, beads and gifts for holiday shopping. In addition, there will be lapidary demonstrations, a fun-filled children's fish pond and games, speakers and displays.
Studio 218 Salon and Spa
Full-service salon and spa offering cuts, color, waxing, facials, massage, body wraps and more. Plus spa parties, make-up, ear piercing, keratin smoother, Brazillian gel manicures, blowouts and pedicures.
A season for everyone. From St. Patrick's Day to Christmas, plus many more exciting, unique gifts and collectibles.
Take a tour of our woodworking shop! Scrollsawn woodwork, cuckoo clocks, chainsaw carvings, dried flowers, trunks, benches & lots more.
CITY: Scales Mound
Higher Grounds Coffee
This is a warm, inviting and friendly place with a relaxed but upscale atmosphere. Only the highest quality freshly roasted specialty coffees from around the word are used. They also offer a full menu of espresso beverages, specialty tea, hot chocolate, steamers, fruit smoothies and more. Plus they have a wonderful selection of pastries and baked goods. Panini sandwiches and soup are served daily for lunch. The breakfast menu includes breakfast panini, quiche, pastries, muffins, scones and other selections. Free wireless internet access is available. Drive-up window, carryout.
Wagner's Business Products/Furniture
This is a full-service office products store with gift and luggage department, including special stationery items.
Family Affair Cafe
For over 18 years, the Family Affair Cafe has been offering diners an escape from the same old humdrum! Countless homemade meals, including soups and delicious new menu additions, daily specials, and breakfast anytime. Carryout, children's menu. Credit cards accepted.
Stephenson County Ag Breakfast
A farm breakfast showcasing Stephenson County agriculture producers with a menu of orange juice, coffee cake, scrambled eggs, whole hog sausage, beef bacon, cheese, milk, coffee and ice cream. Additional activities include entertainment, a petting zoo, craft show, games and more as we salute and share the story of Stephenson County agriculture. Adults: $4; Children 5 and under: Free
Whole Latte Java & More LLC
This drive-thru Espresso Unit serving fresh brewed coffe, espresso drinks, specialty drinks, breakfast and bakery items.
Pizza Hut - Freeport
Pizza, sandwiches, pasta and salad bar. Carryout, delivery, children's menu, beer, non-smoking section. Credit cards accepted.
Luminary Night On Stephenson and Lincoln Streets
Enjoy the beauty of the soft light of luminaries and the architecture of these historic homes as you stroll this lovely residential neighborhood. Also, enjoy hot cocoa and cookies. Stephenson Street and Lincoln Boulevard from West Street to Park Boulevard.
Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio
Quality skin care and cosmetics, Vera Bradley quilted bags and accessories, and fun watches. Complimentary makeover/lessons. Call for an appointment.
A place where inspiration grows. We offer handmade, natural brass jewelry, plus pottery and art by local & self-representing artists.
Lily Pad Gardens And Nursery
Discover this shop offering annuals, perennials, aquatic plants, hanging baskets, traditional and unique flowering containers, garden seeds, a full garden center and garden-themed gifts, including bean pod candles, home decor, Dionis goat's milk bath products, Rhapsody candles, garden flags, and mailbox covers, willow benches and outdoor furniture. Fresh-cut Christmas trees, wreaths, and garland are available during winter season.
Coach's Golf & Grill
This clubhouse on the Stagecoach Golf Course offers fresh from the grill sandwiches, soups, salads, homemade pizza, chicken, and fish. Also enjoy Coach's hugh patio. Full bar, carryouts, children's menu, game room.
Lena Drive Inn
Old fashioned drive inn with carhop service. Serving soft serve ice cream cones, shakes and malts, with burgers, fries, chicken, and pork tenderloin sandwiches. A truly great drive inn experience.
Honey Hill Orchard
Apples, cider, donuts, apple bread, pure apple cider, caramel apples, honey, jams, jellies, apple butter, syrup, pumpkins and gourds. Late Aug.-Nov.
Apple River Stagecoach Event Center
Center accommodates 360, with ample parking, kitchen facilities, dance floor and a variety of rental packages to meet your needs.
CITY: Apple River
The Clothes Bin & Gift Shop
Designer-inspired clothing, jewelry, purses, home décor & so much more. Free yourself from the ordinary! Stop, shop, have fun!
Browse the selection of gourmet chocolates, nostalgic candy, Jelly Belly's, M&M colorworks, candy bouquets, and the large offering of sugar-free candy. Visit us on Facebook.
Stephenson County Barn Tour
Spend a leisurely fall afternoon in the country exploring five of Stephenson County's unique barns and learn the stories behind their distinctive charm.
World's best thin crust pizza, as well as a complete menu including fish, Italian beef, tortellini cheese pasta, shrimp, and Mexican specialties. Beer and wine. Banquet facilities for 70.
PJ's Stephenson Street Station
Homemade daily specials and soups Tuesday thru Friday, including tacos and hot roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, plus home cut french fries, fresh pork rinds and half pound burgers. Carryout, wireless internet. Barquet facilities for 250.
China Buffet offers a wide variety of Chinese specialties. Carryouts, children's menu. Banquet facilites for 30. Credit Cards Accepted.
Main Street Bistro
A delightful, local, farm to plate bistro. All menu items are fresh and homemade using local farm products. Extensive wine list and local craft beers are served. Reservations are recommended. Early Week Date Night is featured Monday thru Wednesday with appetizer, dinner entree and dessert for $25. Every Thursday night features a special $14 dinner menu. There is a soup and salad special on Saturday and a Sunday Fun Day with brats, burgers, and pulled pork sandwiches for $5 and a Bloddy Mary Bar. There is live dinner music Thursdays and Saturdays, and live jazz after dinner on Saturday nights. You can also enjoy the Main Street Bistro's Outdoor Upperdeck on on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts
Used, out-of-print & antiquarian books in great condition. Browse 35 subjects! First editions, signed, collectible, plus historical autographs/maps. Member ABAA/PADA.
Wild Clover Day Spa
Formerly located in the lower level of The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel, Wild Clover Day Spa is now occupying the luxuriously renovated spa suites on the third floor of A Clover On Main. With the third floor Spa Suites comes the added convenience of direct street level access from 204 S. Bench St. or by leisurely ascent through our two lower spa levels at 205 S. Main St.; guests will be afforded additional parking opportunities as well as personal ease and comfort for their visit. Same amazing therapists, services, and owners.....EXTRAORDINARY new space! Fabulous getaway spot for girlfriends, couples and family gatherings. Luxury spa planned with your relaxation in mind.
Double K Nursery
Double K Nursery offers nursery stock, firewood, and a farmers market from June through October with organic produce and baked goods.
Enjoy a quality dining experience in the unique setting of a beautiful old barn with great salads, dinners, sandwiches, and daily specials. The restaurant is next to the Red Barn with its fabulous selection of gift items and to the Mill Furnishings and Design offering fine furniture and accessories. Experience the entire complex. Carryout, children's menu, full bar, entertainment. Banquet facilities for 250.
The Buss Stop
Daily specials, Friday fish fry, Saturday pizza specials and ice cream specialities in a friendly atmosphere. Cheese available for purchase. Carryout, smoke-free. No credit cards.
Jennings Cards and Currency
Coins, sport cards, books, postcards, stamps, gold and silver. We buy, sell, trade and appraise.
A small, family owned and operated butcher shop that has been in business in Freeport since 1929 - Celebrating 84 years of home-raised beef and pork. Purchase direct from their farm as individual cuts, quarters and sides.
The Grateful Gourmet Co.
A unique kitchenware and specialty food store for the gourmet chef in all of us.
Unique coffee & tea shop. We carry locally roasted coffees, fine selection of teas, sweets and coffee & tea accessories.
Bernadine's Tea Room
Located at the Stillman Inn, Bernadine's Tea Room serves an authentic afternoon tea including scones, pastries, finger sandwiches, lemon curd & Devonshire cream.
Lena Family Restaurant
This comfortable restaurant offers home-style foods, fresh baked goods, and homemade pies. Carryout, children's menu. Banquet facilities for 50.
Council Hill Station
Situated on the East Fork of the Galena River, Council Hill Station is all that is left of the business district founded by Europeans in 1854 when the railroad arrived. Enjoy their historic buildings, the store/railway station, a ruin of a woolen mill, barn, and silo, and also the creek. Enjoy home-cooked food, 90-plus beers and beverages and the live music year-round either in the barn or in the old general store.
CITY: Scales Mound
Old School Saloon
Historical and original, the Old School Saloon offers a welcoming atmosphere with drinks and tasty food served with a smile.
CITY: Scales Mound
Willow Lake Greenhouse
A full line of bedding, vegetable, herb, perennial, specialty and heritage plants, plus hanging baskets are offered.
Cimino's Little Italy
This lovely restaurant offers a beautiful setting combined with exquisite fine Italian dining as well as pizza and an outdoor beer garden. "It's love at first bite." Carryout, children's menu, catering, delivery service, full bar. Banquet facilities perfect for weddings, anniversaries, or other special occasions for 175.
Imperial Palace Chinese Restaurant
Voted "Best Ethnic Food" in the region for 15 years. Specializing in Mandarin, Szechuan, and Hunan with over 100 dinner entrees. Carryout, children's menu, full bar, and banquet facilities.
Custom screen printing, embroidery and advertising specialty items such as pens, pencils and mugs. Local school apparel plus a wide selection of shirts and custom one-of-a-kind embroidery items, including Freeport Pretzel apparel. "We'll put your name where it belongs, in front of customers each and every day."
Natural Water Gardens
Quality water gardening materials for the professional or hobbyist. Plus gifts, garden accessories, aquatic plants, Japanese Koi, and stone.
Logan's Bar & Grill
Enjoy this bar and grill which has won "best in the region" for their fish fry. Enjoy a steak or pork chop sandwich, or one of their other specialties. A full bar is offered with weekly entertainment. Carryouts, full bar and banquet facilities for 135.
Casual family dining with a warm inviting atmosphere serving a wide variety of American cuisine from steaks to fish, plus breakfast all day and sandwiches made to order. Reservations recommended. Carryouts, children's menu.
Pretzel City 5K Run
This is a great run whether you are a novice looking to run your first 5K, or a seasoned competitior looking to beat your personal best time. Part of the Rockford Runners Circuit. Krape Park: Registration begins at 7 am, race begins at 8 am. Registration Fee: $30 for all ages.
Old Market House State Historic Site
This 165-year-old building was the center of Galena's community life during the town's Golden Era. The Ulysses S. Grant exhibit features several artifacts from this president and Civil War hero.
This store features women's clothing including: Michael K., sweaters and embellished tops! Eureka! offers seasonal gifts, embellished shoes, purses, jewelry, accessories, watches, scarves and friendly service.
The Blueberry Cottage
More than 30 years in business selling enamelware, metal plate displays, dishes, candles, linens, seasonal ornamentation and pet goodies.
The Museum Gift and Book Shop
Your premier source for souvenirs, gifts and books of historical nature including Galena, Grant, Civil War, lead mining and steamboating.
All That's Vintage
An eclectic mix of antiques, retro & vintage clothing. Repurposed spice tins (Canfolks), repurposed jewelry and unique greeting cards.
Timber barn wood tables, beams, recycled wood, bubinga wood, outdoor tables, old wood flooring, recycled wood objects.
Kelloggs's Grove Living History
The Kellogg's Grove Living History will be held at the Black Hawk War Monument, on Monument Road east of Kent. The event will feature period cooking, musket firing demonstrations, milita drills, large Pit Saw Rig, talks and speeches on the Battle of Kellegg's Grove and the Balckhawk War. Author Patrick Jung will be the featured speaker. Jay Castro will be on site displaying his Lincoln statue. Please bring seating and picnic baskets and enjoy a slice of 1830's.
The Sabbath Center
We facilitate retreats for individuals and small groups seeking renewed relationships with God and each other."Come away by yourselves to a quiet place and rest a while". The conference center is approximately 100 miles west of Chicago but a world away from the hustle and worries of our busy lives.
Beach's Supper Club
At Beach's we use nothing but the finest quality products and we pride ourselves on the freshness of what we serve. Steaks, seafood, pork chops, and broasted chicken. Full bar including wine list. Reservations encouraged. Banquet facilities for 90. Credit Cards Accepted.
Busy B Embroidery
Custom embroidery, sports clothing, iron-ons, gifts, candles, crafts, candy, popcorn and cookie bouquets
Lena Mercantile Eatery
The Mercantile Eatery serves delicious soups, salads, sandwiches and homemade desserts - pies, cheesecakes, cakes and more. In addition there is a daily special sandwich. Freshly roasted, freshly ground coffee drinks from gourmet beans are also featured. Plus enjoy the antiques, gifts and more at the Lena Mercantile. Lunch from 11 am - 2 pm, desserts and coffee anytime.
Wishful Acres Farm Store & CSA
Visit this Farm Store stocked with naturally grown vegetables, herbs, fruit, free-range eggs, pasture raised chickens, beef and pork. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program available. Open year round by appointment.
Hogback Haven Maple Farm and Hardwoods
Sawmill and custom furniture. Pure maple products including maple syrup, maple candy, maple cream and maple sugar. Tours of the sugar bush and sugar shack are available in season (Feb-Mar) by prior appointment.
Pat's Country House Grocery
One of the county's oldest grocery stores, offering hand-cut steaks and pork, with homemade brats, sausage, pizza, cheese/deli trays, fruit baskets.
CITY: Scales Mound
The Shop on the Hill
Antiques fill the entire first floor of Victorian home. This is an old general line antique shop that has been in business for more than 25 years. Glassware, furniture, tools, books, primitives, toys, collectibles and more!
E Town Coffee Co.
Start your day with locally roasted, freshly ground coffee and espresso, panini for lunch. Free Wi-Fi and local art.
Come visit our unique Catholic Gift Store. Not only do we carry books and bibles, but we offer gifts from Russia, Yugoslavia, USA, and The Holy Land. Our "made in Freeport" assortment of crosses are a must see, and every inch of the store is filled with our rich tradition and faith. Our selections serve all denominations. We pride ourselves in the selection of jewelry, nativities, pictures, music, videos, rosaries, and baby items. We carry first communion dress as well as baptismal gowns. Yard statues make great house warming gifts. You will be greeted and welcomed by the friendly staff of Mary's Mantle.
VFW Post 998
Excellent salad and soup bar, steaks voted number one in the region, seafood and more.
Located inside the 4 Seasons Bowling Center, Jumpin Joe's is Freeport's hot spot. Whether eating, relaxing or enjoying Joe's atmosphere, this is the place. Eat at Joe's. Carryout, full bar, and entertainment.
Anne's Landscape Supply
This is a full service garden center with hundreds of quality plants, trees, shrubs, and landscape supplies including retaining wall, paving stones, fertilizer, mulch and more. Their knowledgeable staff will assist with all landscaping inquiries.
The Gallery Cafe is located inside the Freeport Public Library and serves healthy entrees for the lunch crowd, including turkey/bacon wrap, veggie wrap, bleack bean & spinach wrap. Fruit bowls, salads and a variety of desserts are available as well as lattes and cappuccinos.
Beautiful Hallmark gift store offering cards, Christmas ornaments, collectibles, ladies accessories, Fannie May and much more.
Midwest's leading mattress retailer, including Sealy, Simmons, Stearns & Foster and Tempur-Pedic. Plus furniture and accessorites for the entire home at a price for all budgets.
Simple elegance describes this dining experience. Unmatched Old World décor, diverse wine cellar, premier service complements our chef's creative cuisine.
A creative boutique featuring art and art wear, jewelry and accessories, classic ladies' apparel. Always something new! Affordably priced.
Down the Street Boutique
Located on picturesque Main Street Galena, this unique boutique features Miche bags, Lindsay Phillips Switch Flops, Not Your Daughter's Jeans and beaded watch bands and faces.
Klein's Market Bakery
Family-owned and friendly, we offer a variety of fresh flavorful breads, frosted cookies, frosted cinnamon rolls and hot coffee.
Featuring daily lunch specials. Home of The Bootburger. Big screen TVs & internet jukebox.
Torkelson Cheese Company
"World Champion" Brick and Muenster Cheese, along with 45 other varieties of quality cheeses, sold at factory direct prices. Watch cheese-making through demonstration window; best viewing is 8 am - 10 am.
Yellow Creek Quilt Designs
Gift and quilt shop offering fabric, notions, quilting accessories, and many specialty gift items including wine accessories, wall art, Willow Tree and Williraye Studio collectibles.
CITY: Pearl City
Slurp & Burp
This is a fun, friendly and family oriented bar and grill located in a scenic area. Daily specials, sandwiches and fish on Fridays. Tenderloin sandwiches are a highlight. Carryouts, alcohol, entertainment.
CITY: Pearl City
Specialty gifts including lamps and pictures. Full line of fine furniture, bedding & flooring showroom and window treatment design center.
The Olde Hotel
Casual/elegant dining in a 150-year-old hotel. Off the beaten path, but worth the drive! Home of M&H BBQ - BBQ done right!
Dinner menu available Thursday-Saturday: Thursday, wings; Friday, fish; 3rd Saturday, prime rib. Breakfast only on Sundays. Homemade pizzas daily!
Cherry Creek Cottage
Historic hotel turned into a uniquely charming shopping experience. Treasures found around every corner. Fashions, gifts, home décor, gemstone jewelry.
Discover this specialty bakery offering cakes for all occasions, cheese cakes, pies, candies, cookies, and homemade soup and sandwiches, including vegetarian options.
K & T Greenhouses and Landscaping
We offer 18 thousand square feet of green houses, with annuals, perennials, vegetables and much more.
Sally's Cookie Jar
Handmade and decorated cookies, cookie jars, cookie cutters, and cookie cookbooks.
Jewelry, including sterling and 14k gold, diamonds and gemstones. In store repair, engraving, pearl restringing, and free cleaning of all jewelry.
Enjoy a wonderful selection of breads, cupcakes, cookies, pastries, muffins, rolls, pies, cheesecakes, breakfast rolls, and soups in this great little bakery located on Stephenson Street in Historic Downtown Freeport.
Two Tarot Ladies
While in Galena get a tarot card reading, an intriguing method of gypsy fortune-telling. Reservations recommended.
Dreams has it all: clothing, jewelry, accessories, shoes and the expertise to achieve the desired look for your busy life.
Galena's Kandy Kitchen
Established in 1974 to continue a family tradition of producing small batches of fine handmade confections.
Whimsical gifts for all ages; things you don't need but absolutely have to have. Everyone loves Pollyhops.
From Head to Toe Sportswear
Featuring Columbia, Woolrich, Life is Good, Speedo, Hush Puppies, Smartwool. Apparel, outerwear, shoes and accessories for men, women and children.
Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa - Spikes Bar & Grill
Enjoy spectacular views of The General golf course and countryside while dining at Spikes, Midwestern cuisine in a casual atmosphere.
Experience Galena's most exciting Japanese restaurant and sushi bar. The ultimate oriental dining experience. Full bar.
L.A. Drive In
Offering a large menu of fast food items and countless ice cream choices. Something for everyone, just how you like it.