Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway

Illinois Virtual Monarch Summit – Route 66 Monarch Flyway

Illinois Monarch Project - UIC 1200 W Harrison St, Chicago

The Illinois Virtual Monarch Summit continues November 18th from 1-3 PM and will focus on habitat creation along the historic Route 66 corridor. Stretching across the state, this byway also lines up with the monarch’s migratory path up and down our state. Find out more about the Route 66 Monarch Flyway here: This is the…

Pontiac, Illinois – Abraham Lincoln in Song

Eagle Performing Arts Center 319 N Plum St, Pontiac

Award-winning folk musician and folklorist Chris Vallillo presents Abraham Lincoln in Song on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 7 pm on The Eagle Performing Arts & Conference Center Facebook, in partnership with Pontiac Tourism and Looking for Lincoln Heritage Coalition. Vallillo uses Lincoln’s own words, stories, and period folk songs to illuminate the life and…

Village of Elkhart Kick Off Christmas!

Downtown Elkhart 103-104 Governor Oglesby St, Elkhart

It is almost time to welcome the wonderful Christmas season with the annual Christmas Open Houses in the quaint village of Elkhart! Three shops, The Country Bumpkin, Birdsong Books and Vintage, and Horsefeathers Antiques and Gifts will be decked out for the holidays in their own unique styles. There will be complimentary hot beverages available…

Christmas Open House: Clover Lawn Gift Shop

David Davis Mansion 1000 Monroe Dr., Bloomington

Skip the crowded stores on Black Friday and shop local! Be the first to see the Clover Lawn Gift Shop at the David Davis Mansion all decorated for the holidays, bursting with Christmas merchandise and great presents for your friends and family! Enjoy special discounts throughout the store! Listen to some festive Christmas music while…

Christmas Light Up Parade (Drive Through Edition!)

Chautauqua Park 100 Park Street, Pontiac

An annual tradition and the favorite of many, but to ensure the health and safety of everyone involved, this year's event will look a little different. All of the floats will be positioned throughout Chautauqua Park and participants will drive through the park to view the lighted displays. The park will be open from 6:00…

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