Photo Gallery: 2019 LaSalle County 4-H Fair

Photo Gallery: 2019 LaSalle County 4-H Fair

The LaSalle County 4-H Fair, which runs now through Sunday, is a can't miss activity if you're passing through Starved Rock Country this weekend. From livestock judging to demolition derbies, this is a huge celebration of rural life. Here's a look at a few of the activities:
Open your eyes at 4-H Fair

Open your eyes at 4-H Fair

Walking through the thick grass toward the collection of white Morton buildings and wood barns, it’s a common sight to see young denim-clad children in mud-covered cowboy boots hustling to their next event or lining up for an ice-cold lemon shake-up.
Photo Gallery: Ottawa's Fourth of July Celebration

Photo Gallery: Ottawa's Fourth of July Celebration

On the Fourth of July, Ottawa hosted their annual fireworks show, featuring preformances by the winners of the Ottawa First Talent competion, a presentation honoring the acomplishments of Ottawa athletes, a color gaurd cememony and a special apperance by skydivers from Skydive Ch…
Top Five Fireworks Shows in Starved Rock Country

Top Five Fireworks Shows in Starved Rock Country

Planning your Fourth of July festivities? Consider taking a trip out to Starved Rock Country this holiday weekend, to catch some of the best fireworks displays Centeral Illinois has to offer. Here's our top five list of must-see fireworks shows in Starved Rock Country:5.) Morris …
Photo Gallery: 2019 Ottawa Cruise Night

Photo Gallery: 2019 Ottawa Cruise Night

It wouldn’t be Father’s Day weekend in SRC without the return of The LaSalle County Cruiser’s annual Cruise Night. Back for its 21st year, this long running car show took over beautiful downtown Ottawa, bringing hundreds of classic automobiles to LaSalle Street and its crossroads…
Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine Fest highlights

Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine Fest highlights

We've officially wrapped the 2019 Ottawa Two Rivers Wine Fest. Here are the highlights from this year's celebration of Illinois wines, live jazz and fresh lobster from Ottawa's Jordon Block Park.Jump ahead to read about: Sunday wrapped up the festival with performances by jazz si…
Your guide to Ottawa Two Rivers Wine and Jazz Fest

Your guide to Ottawa Two Rivers Wine and Jazz Fest

The Ottawa Two Rivers Wine and Jazz Fest, returning for its ninth year this weekend, will be bringing the finest wines from vineyards across Illinois and some of the best nationally touring jazz acts to the heart of Starved Rock Country.Jump ahead to read about:THE WINE THE MUSIC…