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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Places to Eat
El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant
Serving all your Mexican favorites and more! Tortas, appetizers, salads, fajitas, vegetarian dishes, combos and more! All your favorite cocktails plus beer, wine and the best margaritas in the area.
Set aside time to start a new family tradition with the classic: "A Christmas Carol".
Just in time for the holiday shopping season, the annual One of a Kind Holiday Show® will return to ...
Get in to the holiday spirit in the historic Washington Square!
Playing to sold out houses all over the world, Potted Potter takes on the ultimate challenge of cond...
A mid-century modern holiday experience at a beloved architectural landmark.
It's the next best thing to visiting the North Pole!
Experience all things Chocolate.
A festive holiday gathering is transformed by a simple gift in this enchanting production that’s bec...
Jump with the best skydiving school in the United States - Chicagoland Skydiving Center located at R...
Colonial Gifts and Flowers offer a large selection of plants and unique gifts. We carry the freshest...
The Rochelle Comfort Inn & Suites is located at the intersection of the Lincoln Highway and U.S. Hig...
The Fairways Golf Course is a serene 18-hole golf course designed by Perry Maxwell, ASGCA, which is ...
Located in the "Hub City" the Holiday Inn Express® Rochelle hotel is a three-Diamond AAA-rated hotel...
Anywhere from 80 to 120 trains pass through Rochelle in a 24 hour period. This has made Rochelle a “...
Conveniently located off I-39 at Exit 99, our Super 8 Rochelle hotel offers an ideal mix of value an...
Hickory Grove is the largest banquet facility in the area and can host up to 350 people.
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