Take a trip to Mill Creek Farm in Quincy for fresh-picked spring strawberries and asparagus.
Chicago playwright Wendy Whiteside wrote a play called “Farm Hands” about differently abled farmers. She was inspired by memories of her farmer father, who is afflicted with polio, and her disabled grandfathers.
Celebrate the movie “Groundhog Day” at its film location during the annual Groundhog Days in Woodstock, Illinois.
Sixth-generation farmer Alan Chesnut founded Top Shelf Replicas, an independent manufacturer of die-cast collectibles.
See holiday-inspired art by 40 of the area’s most talented artists at The Inside Show: A Winter Art Festival in Highland Park.
Step into a winter wonderland filled with hundreds of poinsettias at Luthy Botanical Garden’s Candlelight Walk and Poinsettia Show in Peoria, Illinois.
Tapa La Luna Restaurant in DeKalb serves up picture-perfect food in a trendy environment.
Check out things to do, places to shop and restaurants in DeKalb County, Illinois.
From quilters to class reunions to hunters, a variety of guests stay at Kinderhook Lodge Bed & Breakfast in Barry, Illinois.
Experience Christmas like it was celebrated in the 18th century at Old Tyme Christmas at Fort Massac State Park in Metropolis.
Kick off the holiday season at Forest Park’s annual Festival of Lights in Shelbyville, IL, featuring thousands of twinkling lights.
Enjoy beautifully decorated homes, visits with Santa, holiday treats and the Festival of the Trees at Cambridge Main Street Christmas on the Square in Cambridge.
Welcome the Christmas season in Bloomington, Illinois with an array of fun and festive activities.
Celebrate the holidays with this annual three-stop historic home tour in Bloomington-Normal.