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IL tourism grant

State of Illinois announces $10 Million Grant to Support Illinois Tourist Attractions and Festivals

SPRINGFIELD - Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) today announced a new $10 ...
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Road Ahead Partnership

Route 66 Road Ahead Releases Second Quarter Report

The Route 66 Road Ahead Partnership released its 2021 Second Quarter Update Report on Friday, July 16, 2021. The purpose ...
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Mother Road Festival 2021

20th Annual International Route 66 Mother Road Festival Returns to Springfield in 2021

SPRINGFIELD, IL - After a year hiatus, the Route 66 Mother Road Festival is excited to announce the show will ...
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Illinois State Fair Gate 2 Experience

State Fair Attraction Highlights the Mother Road

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Gate 2 of the Illinois State Fair, August 12 -22, will feature an exhibit like no other. ...
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