We identify more than 20 day trips that could add a little spice to your summer – and go easy on your budget. And no, we’re not sending you to Chicago, St. Louis or Indianapolis.
Clinton Lake has all the outdoorsy fun your family is looking for and is just a short drive from Champaign-Urbana, too.
Not everything is closed — check out our list of family-friendly things to do on Memorial Day in the Champaign-Urbana area.
Families with age gaps are a go for fun in the Champaign-Urbana area.
Central Illinois has a beach that’s perfect, especially when the weather’s not.