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Visit DeKalb County …

for a unique getaway experience rich in history and cultural diversity. Explore our natural beauty, which is founded in the rich soil of our agricultural roots. Hike, bike, camp, golf, fish, canoe, or sled. Pick your own apples and pumpkins or discover the thrill of running through a corn maze. Enjoy a relaxing wine tour or tasting. Visit our museums. Shop for hidden treasures and antiques in our historic downtown shopping districts. Explore all the festivals and annual events. We invite you to come and get away … stay and play… and make new friends and memories in DeKalb County. We’re only 60 miles west of Chicago and we offer affordable family fun all year long. We look forward to your visit.

 

Stay and Play

We invite you to come and get away … stay and play… and make new friends and memories in DeKalb County. We’re only 60 miles west of Chicago and we offer affordable family fun all year long. We look forward to your visit.

Explore Our Communities
August 4, 2017

Record Year of Visitor Spending in 2016 – $93.88 million!

We are excited to announce that 2016 brought another record breaking year of visitor spending to DeKalb County. Visitors spent $93.88 million across DeKalb County, generating $7.89 million in state and local taxes.    Tourism ...

 

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May 22, 2017

“Let’s Talk Tourism” Presentation Recap

Cory Jobe, Director of the Illinois Office of Tourism, gave a presentation at the Egyptian Theatre on May 11th as part of National Travel and Tourism Week. Director Jobe highlighted ...

 

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May 8, 2017

Happy National Travel & Tourism Week!

  The DeKalb County Convention & Visitors Bureau invites you to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week (NTTW) with us! Join us for Let's Talk Tourism with Cory Jobe, Director, Illinois Office of ...

 

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