Welcome to Carroll County in Northwest Illinois, less than a three-hour drive from Chicago, where you will find affordability meets the allure of nearby wine and brewery havens! While we may not have our own wineries or breweries (yet), we are positioned at the heart of a vibrant and burgeoning craft beverage region.

Proximity to Premier Wine and Brewery Destinations: Just a short drive away, indulge in the rich flavors of world-class wineries and craft breweries that have put our neighboring regions on the map. Whether you’re a wine connoisseur or a craft beer enthusiast, Carroll County is the perfect launchpad for your tasting adventures.

Wine Enthusiasts’ Paradise: Find yourself in the exquisite vineyards and tasting rooms. Savor the unique terroir, sample award-winning vintages, and enjoy scenic landscapes that define the art of winemaking.

Massbach Ridge Winery

Ferged About It Vineyard

Galena Cellers

Rocky Waters Vineyard Winery

Craft Beer Delight: For those who appreciate the art of brewing, Mud Run Inn is just a stone’s throw away. This brewery trails you to an experience of diverse craft beer offerings, tap into the creativity of local brewers, and soak in the welcoming atmosphere of beer gardens and taprooms.

Lena Brewing Company

Mud Run Beer Co.

Highway 20 Brewing Co.

Wishful Acres Farm and Brewery

Generations Brewing Co.

Why Choose Carroll County as Your Home Base: While our neighbors boast renowned libations, here we offer a distinct advantage – an affordable stay and play! Find comfort in our welcoming community, with accommodation options that won’t break the bank. Spend your travel budget on experiences!

Local Charm and Hidden Gems: Beyond the libation allure, Carroll County has its own charm and hidden gems waiting to be discovered. Explore The Mississippi Palisades State Park, Point Rock Park, and . Engage with the friendly locals and savor the authenticity that sets our community apart.

Come for the drinks and stay for the lifestyle! Make Carroll County, Illinois your next place to visit for an unforgettable wine and brewery adventure. Affordable vacations meet an exciting adventure – the perfect blend for your next getaway.

Wherever you choose to stay during your visit with us, your journey will be safe and comfortable when you opt for a private bus rental from Livengood Charter their reliable services ensure that you arrive at your destination securely, allowing you to focus on enjoying the countless attractions and experiences that await you, and bringing you back to your home away from home!

Livengood Charter | Chadwick, IL

Cheers from Carroll County, Illinois!