Find out what's on in Illinois and Chicago with your guide to events, festivals, markets, music, theater, sports 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.
You are in…
Festivals & Fairs
Shelbyville Festival of Trees
Different adventures happen when the festival is open. Santa visits, a craft fair, voting for your favorite tree. Hot chocolate and cookies night and more.
Come out and enjoy over 30 decorated Christmas Trees in the Chautauqua Auditorium.
Scott Wattles & The Blue Suede Crew are back at the Lincoln Square Theater!
Peoria Ballet presents three performances of The Nutcracker at the Peoria Civic Center Theater on De...
Get the whole family excited for the holidays by seeing A Christmas Story the Musical this December ...
This fun-filled family event will have activities and entertainment for all ages. Games, crafts, s'm...
Don't miss one of the most beautiful and romantic nights of the year when Galena presents their livi...
The Annual Christmas in Carterville is a free community event sponsored by the City of Carterville, ...
So much holiday fun to be had in Nauvoo, IL! Gather your family and head to the LDS Visitor's Center...
Enjoy some delightful and frightful drinks, treats and eats in Downtown Elgin while celebrating Kram...
This chapel, once a Catholic Church, was purchased by the Best Family.
Built in 1903, the auditorium is the largest building of its kind anywhere in the world.
Seven clean and comfortable kitchenette rooms with living room, kitchen, bedroom and bath within wal...
Located in Forest Park, the aquatic center has a frog slide, water slide, wet playground area, a san...
Forest Park is a municipal park with the Chautauqua Auditorium, Vietnam Memorial, Family Aquatic Cen...
Multi-use recreation trail with beautiful scenery.
Bordering U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lake Shelbyville, Greogry's has 12 rooms and a cabin.
A baker's delight.
Get inspired by top travel stories, gain access to exclusive promotions and contests, and discover even more reasons to #EnjoyIllinois.
Discover top travel stories and even more reasons to #EnjoyIllinois with our free magazine.
Download Acrobat Reader
© 2023 Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
Ratings provided by TripAdvisor