Traveling on a budget
When it comes to travel, many dream of jetting off to exotic destinations, staying in luxurious hotels, and dining at fancy restaurants.
A Hidden Gem Along the Mississippi River
Discovering the Charms of Thomson, Illinois: A Hidden Gem Along the Mississippi
Nestled along the banks of the majestic Mississippi River, Thomson, Illinois, is a picturesque town that often goes unnoticed by many travelers.
The top 4 places to hunt in Carroll County
Hunting Adventures Awaits for you in Carroll County!
Hickory Hideaway Cabins and More
A "hidden" idyllic romantic getaway with your partner amidst the stunning scenery and a peaceful atmosphere, these cabins are nestled in the woods and just a short drive away from surrounding towns. Whether you’re the adventurous type of couple who enjoys spending time in the woods near a bonfire or thinking about a more relaxed escape with plenty of luxurious amenities, these cabins are some of the most romantic you’ll find in Northwest Illinois.
Fall Colors Road Trip through Carroll County
Move over summer, September has arrived - bringing the crisp cool air, sweaters and bonfires, apple cider donuts, pumpkin fests, and cozy cabin stays!
Labor Day Weekend Events
Labor Day weekend in our small county offers a variety of activities, live music and experiences!
Seven Eagles Resort & Campground
Are you looking for the perfect campground?
Outdoor Summer Concerts
Outdoor summer concerts in Carroll County
If you’re in the mood for live music, food and drinks in an outdoor setting, we’ve rounded up some of the best concerts in the Midwest.
The Rhythm Section Amphitheatre also known as “The Red Rocks of the Midwest” is an outdoor concert venue.
When you think of history in our ' ' this is one of the buildings that comes to mind!
Memorial Day Weekend Events
Looking for a weekend full of fun for Memorial Day weekend?
The Home that Love Built
The Home that Love Built - Havencrest Castle - Savanna, Illinois
Have you ever wanted to explore a magical castle?
We’re Springing into Turkey Season
Gear up for Spring Hunting Season!
Northwest Illinois’ Largest Pub Crawl
Valentine’s Day in Carroll County
Looking for a special gift for your loved one?
Christmas in Carroll County
Here in Carroll County, we celebrate Christmas to the fullest with lighted parades, the festival of trees, The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train passing through, ice skating, and lighting up our houses for all to see!
Tiny House, Big Adventure
Tucked away off the beaten path in Carroll County, providing the gateway to a Federal natural wildlife preserve, lies Spring Lake Campground.
Experience Carroll County’s top Farmers Market
For a less urban setting, a short venture from city life will bring you to the driftless area in the Midwest.
The Main Street Place
The Main Street Place
A charming drive down the original brick streets of small-town Mt.Carroll leads you to this beautiful home.
Fall into Carroll County
Does the end of summer have you craving everything autumn?