Find out what's on in Illinois and Chicago with your guide to events, festivals, markets, music, theater, sport and more.
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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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Church Street Brewing Company
Come in, see our brewery, try a sample, have a pint or take home a growler!
The Church Street Brewing Company is a production brewery located in Itasca Illinois.
Neither a movement nor a style, Hairy Who was simply the name six Chicago artists chose when they decided that the best way to find success as individuals was to join forces and exhibit together.
Come to the 70th Annual Grundy County Corn Festival!
Pygmalion takes place September 26-29, 2018 in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois at a variety of venues around our fair cities.
Join eight Illinois Made makers serving fresh fall treats on the Magnificent Mile.
EXPO Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, opens the fall art season e...
Find your favorite new vino at Lincoln Park Uncorked: A Lincoln Avenue Wine Stroll and kick off the fall at one of Chicago’s premier neighborhood wine tasting events.
Enjoy the beauty of nature with the Starved Rock Walkers Club.
Celebrate over 20 years of Manteno's Annual Oktoberfest!
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