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Are you up for amazing? Discover Illinois.

In a state that encompasses thriving urban centers like Chicago, as well as scenic natural vistas that will take your breath away, there is simply no end to the travel opportunities that await you in the Land of Lincoln. Illinois offers something for everybody. Whether you prefer the world class culture and dining of the big city, the friendly hospitality of small town America or the serene beauty of our natural wonders, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Illinois.

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Standing Vehicle Hunting Permithttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/DNR/standing-vehicle-huntingStanding Vehicle Hunting PermitGP0|#0d52c40f-980d-4849-bae0-45818b7cdba2;L0|#00d52c40f-980d-4849-bae0-45818b7cdba2|DNR;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Information on Standing Vehicle Hunting Permits is available from the IDNR Office of Law Enforcement.
Tollway Roadway Projects Overviewhttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/THA/tollway-projectsTollway Roadway Projects OverviewGP0|#6d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae;L0|#06d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae|THA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Projects by Roadway; Work Zone Safety; Building a Green Enviorment; Contruction Contract Tracker; Congestion Relief
Purchase Tickets to the DuQuoin State Fairhttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/IDOA/duquoin-ticketsPurchase Tickets to the DuQuoin State FairGP0|#45f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de;L0|#045f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de|IDOA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Du Quoin State Fair features nightly Grandstand entertainment. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster or at the Du Quoin State Fair box office.
Reserve a Campsite at the Illinois State Fairhttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/IDOA/statefair-campsiteReserve a Campsite at the Illinois State FairGP0|#45f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de;L0|#045f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de|IDOA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Camping is available on the Illinois State Fairgrounds 365 days a year.
Railroad crossing and collision Statisticshttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/ICC/railroad-crossingRailroad crossing and collision StatisticsGP0|#afe2e942-9206-4b2e-9a96-f107d4ec6d09;L0|#0afe2e942-9206-4b2e-9a96-f107d4ec6d09|ICC;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Railroad crossing and collision statistics
Superior Custormer Service & Toll Rateshttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/THA/toll-custormer-serviceSuperior Custormer Service & Toll RatesGP0|#6d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae;L0|#06d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae|THA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Toll Collection options;Toll Rates by Plaza;Unpaid Tolls; Customers Service Centers
Find Concerts & Entertainment at the Illinois State Fairhttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/IDOA/statefair-entertainmentFind Concerts & Entertainment at the Illinois State FairGP0|#45f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de;L0|#045f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de|IDOA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Each year, one of the most anticipated annoucements of the summer is the unveiling of the Illinois State Fair Grandstand lineup. The Illinois State Fair features at least nine nights of high-calibur musical entertainment.
Travel Informationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/THA/travel-informationTravel InformationGP0|#6d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae;L0|#06d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae|THA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Tollway Traffic & Roadway Operations; Weather; H.E.L.P. Trucks
Historic Architectural & Archaeology Resources GIS (HAARGIS)https://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/IHPA/haargisHistoric Architectural & Archaeology Resources GIS (HAARGIS)GP0|#801e4a46-3367-4211-97ef-29f06c7c5f5d;L0|#0801e4a46-3367-4211-97ef-29f06c7c5f5d|IHPA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Look up thousands of historic buildings and sites in Illinois and see which ones have been placed on the National Register of Historic Places or declared eligible.
Reserve an Event & Facility at the State Fairgroundshttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/IDOA/statefair-event-reservationReserve an Event & Facility at the State FairgroundsGP0|#45f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de;L0|#045f8150b-3ba0-4038-8ee0-87217d5123de|IDOA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Illinois State Fairgrounds encompasses over 360 acres of land with more than 150 buildings and over 1,000 stalls for livestock or horses. The many amenities offered here on the Illinois State Fairgrounds will assist you in hosting your event, large or small.
Plan an Illinois Getawayhttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/DCEO/il-getawayPlan an Illinois GetawayGP0|#21ccef1c-8d27-463f-bf34-1ff63ba98aab;L0|#021ccef1c-8d27-463f-bf34-1ff63ba98aab|DCEO;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Find activities in every corner of the state
Illinois Virtual Tollway Interactive Maphttps://www2.illinois.gov/visiting/travel-recreation/THA/virtual-tollwayIllinois Virtual Tollway Interactive MapGP0|#6d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae;L0|#06d1fbf9f-e624-47ba-a709-4ab7592a00ae|THA;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Roadway information;Lane closures

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Fair, Illinois Statehttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ISFFair, Illinois StateThe 2017 Illinois State Fair runs from August 10th through August 20th. The Fairgrounds are open from 7 a.m. to Midnight for the duration of the Fair.
Agriculture, Department ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/IDOAAgriculture, Department ofThe Illinois Department of Agriculture will be an advocate for Illinois' agricultural industry and provide the necessary regulatory functions to benefit consumers, agricultural industry, and our natural resources. The agency will strive to promote agri-business in Illinois and throughout the world.
Natural Resources, Department ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/DNRNatural Resources, Department ofTo manage, conserve and protect Illinois' natural, recreational and cultural resources, further the public's understanding and appreciation of those resources, and promote the education, science and public safety of Illinois' natural resources for present and future generations.
Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Department ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/DCEOCommerce and Economic Opportunity, Department ofOur mission is to provide economic opportunities for businesses, entrepreneurs, and residents that improve the quality of life for all Illinoisans. We are laser-focused on improving transparency and accountability, enhancing customer service, increasing Illinois’ competitiveness, advancing minority empowerment, modernizing Illinois’ workforce, and elevating our state’s promotional efforts.

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