Take A Winter Drive Around Starved Rock Country!

Take A Winter Drive Around Starved Rock Country!

Looking for a socially distant day trip? Come admire the beautiful Winter scenery in Starved Rock Country! Join Shaw Media photographer Scott Anderson on a photo tour of just a few of the jaw-dropping seasonal sights you'll spot along your drive.
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 …
Watch sled dogs in action at Starved Rock

Watch sled dogs in action at Starved Rock

Free Spirit Siberian Rescue will return to Starved Rock State Park on Jan. 17 for the first in a pair of free, socially distant, sled dog demonstrations.Best of all, the event isn't dependent on snow. Huskies train during the snowless seasons by pulling specially made trikes that…
Chris Kringle Market Makes Festive Return!

Chris Kringle Market Makes Festive Return!

Looking for a socially distant outdoor shopping experience? Plan a trip to downtown Ottawa's festive Chris Kringle Market, continuing Dec. 11th - 13th at the Jordan Block (539 Columbus Street)!
Arts of Starved Rock Country Artisan Gift Guide

Arts of Starved Rock Country Artisan Gift Guide

This Holiday season, give the gift of a one-of-a-kind piece of art, made right here in Starved Rock Country! The Arts of Starved Rock Country Fund, an arm of the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation, has compiled a list with great last-minute gift ideas.
Chris Kringle Market Kicks Off In Ottawa!

Chris Kringle Market Kicks Off In Ottawa!

Looking for a socially distant outdoor shopping experience? Plan a trip Ottawa's festive Chris Kringle Market, taking place Dec. 4-6 and 11-13 at the Jordan Block (539 Columbus St.)!