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.
Woodcarvers from across the Prairie State can experience the work of talented artisans at the 23rd Sangamon Valley Woodcarvers Show.
Dig deep into presidential history at attractions throughout the state that highlight the life of Abraham Lincoln.
Rev your engines for the Route 66 Mother Road Festival & Car Show in Springfield.
Discover where President Lincoln’s sons hung their stockings for Santa and how the family celebrated the holidays by taking a Christmas tour through the Lincoln Home in Springfield.
This eatery thrives on serving up Springfield, Illinois’ culinary claim to fame – the horseshoe.
More than 600,000 visitors from all over the state find themselves in Springfield in late August each year for games and rides, arts and crafts, agriculture competitions, and live entertainment at the Illinois State Fair.
Discover recipes that use those farmers’ market finds, including squash, cucumbers and other summer produce.
The origin of corn dogs on a stick has an Illinois connection, tracing its roots to the Cozy Dog Drive-in on Route 66 in Springfield.
Taste delicious candies at Pease’s in Springfield.
If Springfield isn’t already on your list of American cities to visit in your lifetime, it should be.