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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Merrick Rose Garden
This public park exhibits 100 varieties of roses, with historic Centennial Fountain as the garden's focal point. The Garden is located at Lake Street and Oak Avenue, one block east of Ridge Avenue.
The Merrick Rose Garden features hundreds of beautiful rose bushes, as well as the historic Fountain Square Centennial Fountain.
Based on true events, Evita tells the story of Eva Perón’s rags-to-riches life as she goes from poor...
Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular is the smash hit multimedia laser and light show, featuring the Origina...
See tractors of all shapes, sizes and ages. Held along with a Farmer's Market in downtown Golconda.
For the first time in 25 years, Royal Shakespeare Company returns to Chicago. After thrilling audien...
This exhibit honors and explores the connections of African American Baseball history to Hispanic cu...
Outdoor service atop Bald Knob
Enjoy a traditional Easter Brunch Buffet plus the guest of honor The Easter Bunny will be here!
The world’s largest collection of Toby and Character Jugs! Fun for all ages! Individual and group to...
American Toby Jug Museum has the world's largest collection of Toby and Character Jugs! Fun for all ...
Chicago's largest collection of Aveda Lifestyle SalonSpas specializing hair, skin, body and nail car...
More than a fabulous bead store, Ayla's is also a haven for the creative soul in serach of instructi...
Bar Louie is a contemporary casual dining bar and restaurant chain in the United States, which was f...
Gourmet Belgian style chocolates made fresh on the premises. A Belgian-trained Master Chocolatier pr...
Veteran bakery offering apple-strudel, paczki & other European sweets, plus custom-decorated cakes.
The newest addition to Evanston is the Holiday Inn Chicago North-Evanston, Illinois! In a bustling d...
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