Find out what's on in Illinois and Chicago with your guide to events, festivals, markets, music, theater, sport and more.
Find out how to get to Illinois by plane, train, bus and driving. Getting around Chicago and Illinois is easy with our guide to ways to travel around the state.
Step back in time to the golden age of train travel and settle in for a peaceful ride to discover some of Illinois’ most charming towns and hidden treasures.
Visit the many historic sites in Illinois, from the Land of Lincoln, to the site of an ancient Native American city at Cahokia Mounds.
Visit the History Museums of Illinois. From the vast collection of the Chicago History Museum to small town historical museums, you’ll discover the stories and heritage of our towns and our people.
History comes alive at Illinois historical reenactments. Meet Abraham Lincoln in the flesh, experience colonial life, or take a canal boat ride with a period costumed storyteller.
One of America’s greatest architects, Frank Lloyd Wright called Illinois home—and filled it with some of his best works.
Taste your way through the state with our guide to the best and closest places to eat in Illinois. Experience everything from fine dining to shared plates and takeaway fare.
Put your dancing shoes on or unwind at one of the many bars and night clubs in Illinois. Locate the best cocktails, the perfect beer, local DJs, international artists and more.
Taste the regional characteristics in our locally produced wines. Browse our guide to the closest and best Illinois wineries and vineyards for your next celebration or trip.
Fancy a pint? Hunt down major Illinois breweries and distilleries for the best beers, ciders and spirits in the state. Support local production and taste your way through Illinois.
Taste your way through the best of the state with food tours in Illinois. Enjoy everything from fine dining and wineries, to craft beer and pizza tours.
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Hotels & Motels
Home style charm in a country setting with high standards of the hotel industry. Located in historic Carlinville. Tanning beds, game room and voicemail are among the many amenities. Indoor pool!
Take part in the Haunted America Conference in one of the most haunted small towns in America!
More than 20 hot air balloons in two races and lots of entertainment to go with it!
Enjoy live music, summer fruits, merchants and a large variety of family-friendly activities.
Celebrate the start of summer with the Steve Miller Band and Marty Stuart And His Fabulous Superlati...
Be a part of the fun in 2019!
Hear ye, hear ye! Join us for the annual medieval faire.
Get ready for a flamboyant, fun party in Boystown! Show your pride while enjoying an eclectic lineup...
Celebrate local wine at this fun filled festival in Galena.
One of the oldest colleges in Illinois, founded in 1837. Blackburn is also one of only seven college...
Apples, peaches, strawberries, jam and a country store. Pick your own pumpkins, apples, peaches and ...
Camping & Seasonal spots for outdoor lovers. Carlinville Lake open for fishing
and boating. Campgr...
The Historic District includes the Macoupin County Jail, Million Dollar Courthouse, and the largest ...
The Macoupin County Historical Society Museum is housed in the John Anderson mansion, originally bui...
The historic 1869 Macoupin County Jail was designed by E.E. Meyers. It was built using the "cannon ...
Since 1991, stylish and price-savvy women like you have been raiding My Sister's Closet for your fav...
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