4th of July Car Cruise Comes To Heritage Harbor!

If you're visiting Ottawa to watch the big fireworks display on July 4th, be sure to arrive early and swing by the LaSalle County Street Cars Cruise at Heritage Harbor! Featuring great music, delicious food trucks and much more!Bring a picnic blanket and enjoy your meal along the…
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4th of July Car Cruise Comes To Heritage Harbor!

4th of July Car Cruise Comes To Heritage Harbor!

If you're visiting Ottawa to watch the big fireworks display on July 4th, be sure to arrive early and swing by the LaSalle County Street Cars Cruise at Heritage Harbor! Featuring great music, delicious food trucks and much more!Bring a picnic blanket and enjoy your meal along the…
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Explore The Entire Hegeler Carus Mansion!

Explore The Entire Hegeler Carus Mansion!

Calling all history hounds and architecture aficionados, LaSalle's famed Hegeler Carus Mansion has opened their doors back up to tour groups for the first time since quarantine. To mark the occasion, they'll be offering a rare opportunity to explore the entire mansion, from top t…
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Ghost Stories on the I and M Canal

Ghost Stories on the I and M Canal

As dusk falls, come out and hear about the ghostly tales of the I&M Canal on the haunted boat tour this weekend from October 25-27. This Halloween adventure is filled with legends, mystery and horror. Let their talented tour guides divulge the many secrets, spirits, and scandals …
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Calling Craft Beer Lovers: Hop On The Ale Trail Today!

Calling Craft Beer Lovers: Hop On The Ale Trail Today!

Craft beer lovers, rejoice: The Heritage Corridor Ale Trail has returned for its 2020 season! This convenient web app connects you to more than 20 breweries, bars and tasting rooms across Starved Rock Country and beyond, giving you deep discounts and a shot at some exclusive priz…
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Homegrown Wines

Homegrown Wines

August Hill Winery & Illinois Sparkling Co. in Downtown Utica is Starved Rock Country’s award winning winery. August Hill Winery has been making wine since 2002. The Winery includes caves for aging wine, a tasting room, a sparkling wine program, and a staff that is family. Enjoy …
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A Spectacular Family Getaway

A Spectacular Family Getaway

Just beyond the natural beauty of Starved Rock State Park, Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort offers cozy lodging, a playful dining scene and a thrilling waterpark! The Honey Pot offers a convenient place to grab a quick bite to eat, while Jack's Place Restaurant & Bar is a casual …
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Win A Cabin Vacation Near Starved Rock State Park!

Win A Cabin Vacation Near Starved Rock State Park!

Enter for your chance to win a FREE 2-night weekday vacation at the beautiful Kishauwau's Starved Rock Area Cabins, located just minutes away from Starved Rock State Park!Enter for your chance to win a social distance friendly cabin vacation at one of the Starved Rock Country are…
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Starved Rock Lodge Set To Reopen Friday!

Starved Rock Lodge Set To Reopen Friday!

For more than 80 years the Starved Rock Lodge has been one of Illinois' premiere hotel destinations nestled in nature, but for the last several months they've had to close their doors to the public, in accordance with state mandates. Now, as Starved Rock State Park begins to re-o…
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