The University of Illinois Extension service is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.
Take a look at the 2013 Illinois county fairs schedule, and find one near you.
Honor the nation’s birthday with great food, carnival rides, sporting events and a parade at Frontier Days in Arlington Heights.
Check out this listing of festivals and events happening throughout Illinois in August.
Check out this listing of July events in Illinois, including a rolle bolle tournament, bagel festival, thresherman show, sweet corn festival and much more.
Capture the beauty and diversity of Illinois’ agricultural landscape in this year’s Picture Illinois photo contest from the Illinois Farm Bureau.
A district fisheries biologist recommends his top five favorite fishing holes in Illinois.
Don’t miss the lively carnival rides, exciting music and performances, horse races, agriculture competitions and more at this year’s Illinois State Fair in Springfield.
Illinois fish hatcheries ensure plenty of bass, crappie, muskie and others for fishermen in rivers and lakes. Learn how fish are bred by biologists and how the state’s waters are stocked.
Visit Henry County this July for the World Rolle Bolle Tournament, a fun game with elements from horseshoes and bocce.
Experience the cultural customs of Native Americans and the cowboys of the West at the Festival of the Horse and Drum in St. Charles.
The city of Metropolis, Ill. celebrates the Man of Steel at the annual Superman Celebration.
Plan an outing to Wilmette for shopping, dining and Lake Michigan beaches.
Woodcarvers from across the Prairie State can experience the work of talented artisans at the 23rd Sangamon Valley Woodcarvers Show.