Places to go - Outdoors

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Heller Nature Center

This 97-acre preserve features oak-hickory forests, tall grass prairie, oak savanna, natural wetlands, native plants and animals. Check out the log...

   21 Events

Glacial Park Conservation Area

The Lost Valley Visitor Center hosts a number of environmental education programs, workshops, camps and special events. An exhibit room, drop-in library...

   4 Events

Volo Bog State Natural Area

You might feel the ground shake as you walk the half-mile boardwalk over Volo Bog, the only "quaking" bog in Illinois with an open water center. Tamarack...

   3 Events

Farm Heritage Festival

Features hundreds of tractors, cars, engines and other farm machinery. Daily highlights include a tractor parade, sheep herding demonstrations, live music,...

   1 Event

Long Grove Apple Fest

Enjoy the beautiful fall outdoor ambiance and participate in activities including free live music throughout the historic village. Get your apple fix on...

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World War II Days

Includes realistic battles complete with tanks, artillery, armored vehicles and pyrotechnic displays. Battle shows held 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Saturday,...

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Great Highwood Pumpkin Fest

Come to watch as Highwood attempts to win the Guiness World Record and partner with the Autism Society of Illinois to carve and light a pumpkin for each...

   1 Event

Midway Village and Museum Scarecrow Harvest Festival

Families can build their own scarecrow with straw provided free. Bring old clothes to stuff, or purchase clothes and accessories. Activities include traditional...

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