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.
A district fisheries biologist recommends his top five favorite fishing holes in Illinois.
Plan an outing to Wilmette for shopping, dining and Lake Michigan beaches.
Visitors can sharpen their skills with a free canoe or kayak lesson at the 6th annual Illinois Paddlesports Festival.
Find fresh ingredients from your local farmers market for delicious summer recipes.
Bring the family for fun and games at Summer Nights in Fulton, Ill.
When the temperatures hit summer highs, make sure you’re taking proper precautions to avoid heat exhaustion and heat stroke when working outside.
Explore the scenic Quincy Bay this summer on a two-hour guided kayak tour.
July is National Blueberry Month because it is the peak of the harvest season. Enjoy this summer berry with these deliciously sweet recipes including Blueberry Buckle Coffee Cake, Blueberry Dump Cake, Fruit Tarts, Panna Cotta, Fresh Berry Pie, Blueberry Swirl Ice Pops and Blueberry Ice Cream
Our dietitian-approved summer cookout and picnic recipes highlight Indiana favorites such as sweet corn and watermelon.
Illinois is full of fresh fruits that are ripe and ready to be picked. Check out this list of which fruits are in season this summer.
A vase of cut flowers may be beautiful, but they will only last a few days. To enjoy those summer flowers through the winter months, try some of these preservation techniques.
Chasing fireflies is one of Illinois’ most wholesome and inexpensive forms of entertainment to share with any age.
This summer, manage your lawn like a pro.
In the heat of Illinois’ summer, take stock of your own pet’s health and safety with these tips.
Sunny days and storytelling arrive with season’s first Illinois hay bales.