Discover Illinois travel, festivals, events, history, hobbies, art and people.
Barn Quilt Block Art for Those Without Barns
No barn? No problem. This Illinois artisan creates barn quilt blocks to be used as home décor.
Remembering Illinois Artist Harold Gregor
Illinois artist Harold Gregor's work made an impact over several decades, and one of his paintings even made...
Reasons to Visit Decatur, Illinois
History and innovation draw visitors to the heart of Illinois.
Cornfields Inspire Sculptures by Illinois Artist Herb Eaton
Herb Eaton grew up on a farm and uses cornfields as inspiration for his impressive artwork.
Step Back in Time at the 1930s Ag Museum
Discover more about the evolution of agriculture throughout the years at the 1930s Ag Museum in Quincy.
Get Lost in This Central Illinois Corn Maze
Spanning 10 acres, featuring two phases and four "bridges" to climb and get your bearings, this is one...
4 Reasons to Visit Mount Vernon This Fall
Mount Vernon masters the art of attraction with museums and more.
13th Annual Barn Keepers Barn Tour in Bellflower
Don't miss the annual Barn Keepers Barn Tour in Bellflower for an interesting dose of history.
DeWitt County Museum Gives a Taste of History – and Apple n’ Pork
DeWitt County Museum celebrates a Lincoln connection, local heritage and a 50-year old festival.
Have a Prawn Party at the Golconda Shrimp Festival
Enjoy tasty seafood at the Golconda Shrimp Festival in Pope County.