2019 Balloon Festival in Centralia IL!

The Centralia, IL Balloon Fest is back again for one weekend only! Put on by the Greater Centralia Chamber of Commerce, this spectacular event will be held August 16th, 17th, and 18th. Admission is only $3/day, and visitors can expect an abundance of … Continue reading

Treasures Abound At Warehouse 300 in Trenton, IL

Warehouse 300 celebrated its Grand Opening in November, 2018, and already it is a favorite go-to for home decor. The vintage marketplace in Trenton is a collection of  local vendors and artisans who rent the space to showcase their selections … Continue reading

Clinton County, IL Wineries Host Spring Events

Tastings, dining and music are all part of springtime events at our four local wineries. Take advantage of the good weather and enjoy a day or evening at one of the following fun events. Hidden Lake Winery in Aviston is … Continue reading

Bass Fishing Tourney In May At Carlyle Lake, IL

Illinois High Schools’ top anglers will be heading to Carlyle Lake for the 2019 IHSA Bass Fishing State Tournament the weekend of May 17-18. A total of 311 teams have signed up to compete this year. Sectionals will be held … Continue reading

Spring In Clinton County, IL Is Filled With Fun Events!

Pull out your calendar and get ready, because this spring is filled with a wide range of events here in Clinton County, from mid-March through to summer. Here are a few highlights. In an upcoming blog, we’ll cover future events … Continue reading

See Eagles Soar In Clinton County, IL

There is no other state in the country, outside of Alaska, that has more wintering bald eagles than Illinois. An estimated 3,100 call our land home for a brief time, usually beginning in December and remaining until they head back … Continue reading