Pop-Up Drive-In Showing Back To The Future, Breakfast Club and ET!

Pop-Up Drive-In Showing Back To The Future, Breakfast Club and ET!

Classic films like The Breakfast Club, Back To The Future, ET and The Bourne Ultimatum will screen at Streator's Eagle Six Theater, starting Wednesday, June 3rd. Here's everything you need to know before you head out to this new pop-up drive-in theater!The first week's lineup wil…
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 …
Hornbaker Gardens Now Offering Private Shopping Experiences!

Hornbaker Gardens Now Offering Private Shopping Experiences!

Princeton's own Hornbaker Gardens is ready welcome the public back to their sprawling fusion of garden center, arboretum and botanical display, with a rare opportunity: private shopping experiences!Looking to reserve your shopping appointment? Need some advice from the garden pro…
Pop-up Drive-In Theater Coming To Starved Rock Country

Pop-up Drive-In Theater Coming To Starved Rock Country

La Salle County soon will have another drive-in movie theater, for now.Streator Eagle 6 owner Eric Gubelman told The Times recently the reopening plan has a “gap in it” when it comes to theaters. Drive-in theaters are permitted in Phase 2, with indoor theaters planned for Phase 4…
SRC Artist Spotlight: Téa Lamboley Photography

SRC Artist Spotlight: Téa Lamboley Photography

In the Starved Rock Country Artist Spotlight Series we'll be exploring the portfolio of an artist whose work was made in, or inspired by, the Starved Rock Country region. Today we'll be highlighting a series of beautiful photographs taken around Starved Rock and Matthiessen State…
Starved Rock Country's Drive-In Movie Theater Reopens!

Starved Rock Country's Drive-In Movie Theater Reopens!

Nothing beats a night under the stars at a drive-in movie theater! With nostalgic concessions, pre-show cartoons and in-car audio, nothing quite compares to the magic of an ourdoor double feature. It just so happens that Starved Rock Country is home to one of the best drive-in th…
Ottawa's (Virtual) Third Friday Art Show Returns!

Ottawa's (Virtual) Third Friday Art Show Returns!

Ottawa's (Virtual) Third Friday Art Show is back for another exiting evening of free live entertainment, showcasing some of the talented artists you'll find in Starved Rock Country!Support local musicians, artists, and small businesses by heading to the (Virtual) Third Friday Eve…
Rentals Boats Are Your Ticket To Exploring The Illinois River!

Rentals Boats Are Your Ticket To Exploring The Illinois River!

With a recent snap of warm weather, there's never been a better time to explore the Illinois River! We'll be taking a look at how Heritage Harbor and Quest Watersports are making it easier than ever before to beak some waves and enjoy Starved Rock Country by boat!Nestled between …
What Else Is Open In Starved Rock Country?

What Else Is Open In Starved Rock Country?

Starved Rock State Park is about to open it's doors to public for the first time in more than two months! If you're planning on exploring the canyons this weekend, there's a chance Starved Rock's limited parking spaces may fill up! We've put together a list of 10 more social dist…