The rich history of Illinois’ capital city — did someone say Abraham Lincoln? – makes Springfield, Illinois, a wonderful spot for an economical and family-friendly weekend getaway.
Our Illinois State Fair expert – who has attended over 30 fairs in her lifetime – gives us the lowdown on the 2019 Illinois State Fair.
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.
We’ve picked a variety of festivals and fairs worth a drive – but still within Central Illinois – in our list of Nine Great Summer Festivals in Central Illinois.
School may be back in session, but it’s foodie favorite festivals and FREE Summer Fun this weekend in Champaign-Urbana and beyond. Sponsored by Taste of Champaign.