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Bird Watching in Chicago Southland
Posted on 01/05/2017 by  

Grab your binoculars, camera and get ready to explore the beauty within Chicago Southland. There are over 40,000 acres of forest preserves throughout the Chicago Southland. The Forest Preserves of Cook County and Forest Preserve District of Will County are a wealth...
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Holiday Weekends in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/22/2016 by  

Enjoy winter at its finest by visiting Chicago Southland these two holiday weekends. Whether you wish to enjoy Winter Break indoors (click here for 5 family-friendly suggestions) or want to check out events while visiting family and friends in Chicago Southland, you will fin...
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Top 8 things to do at Musher Mania
Posted on 12/20/2016 by  

Musher ManiaMonee Reservoir27341 Ridgeland Avenue, Monee(708) 534-8499Saturday, January 14th12-4PMThe 23rd Annual Musher Mania in Monee offers the chance to enjoy the wonders of winter! This is a free event the whole family will enjoy! In partnership with the Siberian Husky ...
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Winter Break in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/20/2016 by  

To parents, including yours truly, winter break doesn't feel much like a break. This is of course due to the fact that we need to entertain the children, preferably inside, without watching a lot of TV. This is why we've rounded up a few ideas to make this winter bre...
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Holiday Events in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/19/2016 by  

Ongoing Events Thursday, Dec. 1 - Saturday, Dec. 31 FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Lansing Historical Museum (Lower Level of Lansing Public Library) 2750 Indiana Avenue, Lansing 708-474-7497 The Lansing Historical Society will display more than 30 Christmas trees, nativity sce...
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Over 15 Things To Do this Weekend
Posted on 12/13/2016 by  

Enjoy winter at its finest by visiting Chicago Southland this weekend. Whether you’re interested in celebrating the holidays at the brewery, taking in a performance or exploring nature in winter, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Make sure to ...
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Over 15 Things To Do this Weekend
Posted on 12/06/2016 by  

Enjoy winter at its finest by visiting Chicago Southland this weekend. Whether you’re interested in celebrating the holiday lights, taking in a performance or exploring nature in winter, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Make sure to tag #Chic...
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Over 30 things to do this weekend in Chicago Southland
Posted on 11/30/2016 by  

Start getting in the Holiday Spirit by visiting Chicago Southland this weekend. Whether you’re interested in celebrating the holiday lights, taking in a performance or exploring nature in winter, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Make sure to ...
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Top 13 Things to Do this Weekend in Chicago Southland
Posted on 11/23/2016 by  

You're certain to be thankful this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re interested in Opting Outside on Black Friday, shopping on Black Friday or starting Holiday celebrations, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Play and share our ne...
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Over 20 things to do this weekend
Posted on 11/11/2016 by  

You're certain to have a good time this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re interested in turkey-themed sports, exploring the outdoors or staying inside to see a show, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Play and share our new destin...
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Over 25 things to do this weekend
Posted on 11/04/2016 by  

You're certain to have a good time this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for turkey-themed sports, explore the outdoors or stay inside to see a show, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Play and share our ne...
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Famous Sculptures for Instagram Photography
Posted on 11/02/2016 by  

Whether you shoot with your phone, Cannon, Nikon or your all time favorite camera, you will find a great photo moment at Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park located throughout Governors State University (GSU) in University Park, IL. Nine photographers arrived at our recent In...
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The Weekender: November 4th - 6th
Posted on 10/28/2016 by  

You're certain to have a good time this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to see or participate in unique sports, explore the outdoors or stay inside to see a show, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Play and share our ne...
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The Weekender: October 28th - 30th
Posted on 10/20/2016 by  

BOO! You're certain to have a spooky good time this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to get more use out of the kids' costumes at Halloween events, explore nature or an alien plant, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   ...
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The Weekender: October 21st–23rd in Chicago Southland
Posted on 10/18/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to get more use out of the kid's costumes at Pre-Halloween events, celebrate Fall as a family or catch a show, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits. &nb...
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The Weekender: October 14th–16th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 10/12/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for music, art or family fun events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Play and share our newest destination video highlighting all of the fun...
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Top 8 things to do at Lansing Autumn Fest
Posted on 10/07/2016 by  

Lansing Autumn Fest   Downtown Lansing at Fox Pointe & Park Plaza Ridge Road and Henry Street, Lansing (708) 832-4584     October 7th, 8th and 9th The 5th Annual Lansing Autumn Fest offers three days of family fun in the heart of ...
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The Weekender: September 30th – October 2nd
Posted on 09/29/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for farmers markets, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, ...
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Another way to ride a bicycle
Posted on 09/26/2016 by  

Attending this event is as easy as riding a bike. The second annual Chicagoland Unconventional Bicycle Expo (CUBE) rides its way into the Tinley Park Convention Center, September 30th - October 2nd. This is the nation's largest show for unconventional bikes. Friday, S...
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The Weekender: September 23rd-25th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/19/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for farmers markets, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, ...
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The Weekender: September 16th - 18th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/12/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for Fall Festivals, fine art events or night time fun, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, s...
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The Weekender: September 9th-11th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/08/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.   To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up ...
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Vintage Market Shopping at Historic Ford Hangar
Posted on 09/08/2016 by  

Have you ever looked at unique handcrafted, vintage Pinterest items and thought, “I’d buy that if only I could see it in person?” Well, the Fetching Market at the Historic Ford Hangar is like everything on your Pinterest boards, but BETTER because it&r...
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Top 5 Things to do at Frankfort Fall Fest
Posted on 08/31/2016 by  

Frankfort Fall Festival   Downtown Historical Frankfort Between Kansas & White Streets, Frankfort (815) 469-3356     The 48th Annual Frankfort Fall Festival and Carnival has become known all over the United States as one of the best...
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Top 5 Things To Do Labor Day Weekend in Chicago Southland
Posted on 08/26/2016 by  

As the unofficial ending of summer, Labor Day Weekend offers the perfect time to start thinking about the Fall season and festivals. Here are the top five fun things to do over Labor Day weekend in Chicago Southland.   You might also be interested in these&nb...
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The Weekender: August 26 - 28 in Chicago Southland
Posted on 08/24/2016 by  

This weekend's events in Chicago Southland offer an array of opportunities to eat, drink and be happy or to reconnect with family and friends! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Month...
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The Weekender: August 19th –21st in Chicago Southland
Posted on 08/17/2016 by  

This weekend in Chicago Southland offers an array of opportunities to experience great concerts, family - friendly events, nature, sports and so much more! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up...
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The Weekender: August 12th – 14th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 08/10/2016 by  

This weekend in Chicago Southland offers an array of opportunities to experience great concerts, family fun, sports and so much more! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-News...
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The Weekender: August 5th –7th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 08/04/2016 by  

This weekend in Chicago Southland offers an array of opportunities to experience great concerts, wine, beer, nature, sports and so much more! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Month...
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The Weekender: July 29th – 31st in Chicago Southland
Posted on 07/27/2016 by  

This weekend in Chicago Southland offers an array of opportunities to experience great concerts, wine, beer, nature, sports and so much more! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthl...
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The Weekender: July 22nd - 24th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 07/21/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, family fun or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newslett...
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The Weekender: July 15th -17th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 07/14/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, family fun or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newslett...
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The Weekender: July 8th -10th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 07/07/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, family fun or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newslett...
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Drink to the Moment in Chicago Southland
Posted on 06/30/2016 by  

“Here’s to you!”“Raise your glass to toast the bride and groom!”“TGIF!”Whatever the reason you grab a drink, enjoy the moment! It is often advised by drink aficionados when tasting a craft beer, bourbon or wine to slow down, pay attention to your senses and enjoy the moment....
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Chicago Southland's 4th of July Celebrations
Posted on 06/29/2016 by  

Fourth of July is one my favorite holidays. I love traveling to visit family and friends while eating local festival food. It's also interesting to see how other towns celebrate America's Independence. You'll be glad you celebrated Fourth of July in Chicago Southland because...
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The Weekender: June 24th - 26th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 06/23/2016 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, family fun events or outdoor events, you will find it Just Beyond the City Limits. To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Month...
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Father's Day in Chicago Southland
Posted on 06/16/2016 by  

Father’s Day is a day to be celebrated! Take him out and spoil him or let him enjoy a day all to himself. Whatever he decides, the Chicago Southland has something to make him smile!1. World's Greatest Rolling Car Show  DRIVING THE DIXIE Parking lot kitty-corner to Morai...
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The Weekender: June 10th - 12th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 06/10/2016 by  

This weekend in Chicago Southland offers an array of opportunities to experience great sports, arts and concerts! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to ...
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The Weekender: June 3rd - 5th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 06/03/2016 by  

This weekend in Chicago Southland has a lot of fishing, art, concerts, water park fun and concerts! There are many reasons to visit Just Beyond The City Limits!To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSo...
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U.S. Log Rolling Open: Behind the Scenes
Posted on 05/31/2016 by  

We recently spoke with KRICK Log Rolling, LLC Owner Katherine Rick to get the behind the scenes information on preparing for the U.S. Log Rolling Open, which will be Saturday, June 11th at Centennial Park's Lake Sedgewick in Orland Park, IL. The U.S. Log Rolling Open is part...
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Top 5 Things To Do Memorial Day Weekend in Chicago Southland
Posted on 05/26/2016 by  

As the unofficial beginning of summer, Memorial Day Weekend offers the perfect way to start the road-trip season. Here are the top five fun things to do over memorial day weekend in Chicago Southland. Explore a bit of Irish culture or immerse in nature that is Just Beyond Th...
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The Weekender: May 20th – 22nd in Chicago Southland
Posted on 05/19/2016 by  

Fetch the train this weekend to find the perfect vintage piece for your house at Lansing's Fetching Market. After you choo-choo-choose your latest fetch, head over to see all things trains at Homewood's Rail Fest. Then dance and sing to Dierks Bentley "Train Travelin'" and c...
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Vintage Market Shopping at Historic Ford Hangar
Posted on 05/17/2016 by  

Have you ever looked at unique handcrafted, vintage Pinterest items and thought, “I’d buy that if only I could see it in person?” Well, the Fetching Market at the Historic Ford Hangar is like everything on your Pinterest boards, but BETTER because it’s in person with great f...
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The Weekender: May 6th - May 8th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 05/06/2016 by  

Discover the beauty of glass making, music, birds, nature and that special lady in your life all in one weekend! It's certain to be a beautiful weekend Just Beyond The City Limits!Click here for a complete listing of Mother's Day Weekend activities and events. Happy Mother's...
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Mother's Day in Chicago Southland
Posted on 05/03/2016 by  

Forget the flowers, overpriced cards and jewelry for this Mother's Day. My mom always says the same thing each year,"the best gift you can give me is your time."We all know moms do so much for us and the least we can do as children is to schedule some time to talk to our mom...
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The Weekender: April 29th – May 1st in Chicago Southland
Posted on 04/29/2016 by  

This weekend, you can see a see a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious show, maybe run a half marathon or eat, drink and be happy. There's always a lot of weekend fun Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsl...
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The Weekender: April 22nd – 24th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 04/13/2016 by  

This weekend, you can celebrate Earth, Chicago Red Stars home opener at TOYOTA PARK and more while you stay Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook...
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The Weekender: April 15th – 17th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 04/12/2016 by  

Whether you wish to catch a major league soccer game or a major big fish, there is something to do for all interests this weekend Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSout...
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The Weekender: April 8th – 10th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 04/08/2016 by  

It's time to smile as the baseball season begins and music fills our souls as we eat, drink and rejoice now that the weekend is here Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoS...
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The Weekender: April 1st – 3rd in Chicago Southland
Posted on 04/01/2016 by  

Whether you wish to explore the arts, parks or shopping deals, there is something to do for all interests this weekend Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in yo...
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Easter Weekender: March 25th - 27th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 03/24/2016 by  

One of the great things about Easter in the Chicago Southland is the variety of family activities. Easter egg hunts and Easter brunch offer a perfect time to visit family and friends Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for o...
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The Weekender: March 18th – 20th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 03/18/2016 by  

Celebrate Easter early with the bunnies, dogs and reptiles! There is something to do for all interests this weekend Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your ...
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Summer of Lumber Radio Interview
Posted on 03/17/2016 by  

Recently Keith Reed of Sports Connection radio on 89.3 FM in Chicago interviewed Chicago Southland CVB's President Jim Garrett, Sports Sales Manager Joel Koester and Communications Manager Juston Teach. Click here for more information on Sports Connection, one of the longest...
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The Weekender: March 11th – 13th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 03/10/2016 by  

Whether you’re in the mood for a show or celebrating Irish heritage, there is something to do for all interests this weekend Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland...
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The Weekender: March 4th – 6th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 03/03/2016 by  

Whether you’re cheering on the Irish green in the parades or the Men in Red at the Chicago Fire Season Opener, there is something to do for all interests this weekend Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland,sign-up for our Monthly E-New...
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The Weekender: February 26th – 28th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 02/24/2016 by  

You know that moment when you visit with family and friends over the weekend and someone asks, "So, what do you want to do?" Use The Weekender to help answer that question. Whether you’re looking to see a show or hike through history, there is something to do for all interes...
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The Weekender: February 19th – 21st in Chicago Southland
Posted on 02/17/2016 by  

You know that moment when you visit with family and friends over the weekend and someone asks, "So, what do you want to do?" Use The Weekender to help answer that question. Whether you’re looking to eat as much chocolate and chili as possible or relax while watching a great ...
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Sweet Treats in Chicago Southland
Posted on 02/12/2016 by  

It’s been said by the Travel-Supreme-Beings-That-Be, when you’re on vacation, calories don’t count and it’s OK to eat SWEETS. So it’s completely fine to indulge in Chicago Southland sweets, since you’re traveling.All things in life should be as fabulous as the delicious trea...
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LOVE-ly Weekender: February 12th – 14th
Posted on 02/11/2016 by  

You know that moment when you realize Valentine’s Day is on a weekend and you forgot to plan something? Use The Weekender to help. Whether you’re looking to warm up inside to see a show, celebrate your love of golf indoors or go for a brisk hike outdoors with your sweetheart...
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Can you guess #SummerofLumber?
Posted on 02/09/2016 by  

Have you noticed some of our posts mentioned getting ready for the Summer of Lumber? Can you guess the BIG EVENT coming to Chicago Southland during this #SummerofLumber?Check out the social media posts below and let us know what you think the big event is by emailing Kristen...
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The Weekender: February 5th – 7th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 02/03/2016 by  

You know that moment when you visit with family and friends over the weekend and someone asks, "So, what do you want to do?" Use The Weekender to help answer that question. Whether you’re looking to warm up inside watching a dance performance or go for a brisk hike outdoors,...
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The Weekender: January 29th – 31st in Chicago Southland
Posted on 01/27/2016 by  

Whether you’re looking to warm up with unique chili or see a musical performance, there is something to do for all interestsJust Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland...
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The Weekender: January 22nd - 24th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 01/21/2016 by  

Whether you’re looking stay indoors and listen to great tunes or explore winter nature, there is something to do for all interests Just Beyond the City Limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSo...
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The Weekender: January 15th - 17th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 01/14/2016 by  

This weekend you should explore winter nature, shop for deals, run with Frosty and maybe even learn something while visiting family and friends inChicago Southland.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #Chic...
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Honor the Dream in Chicago Southland
Posted on 01/13/2016 by  

"I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: 'We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.'"- Martin Luther King Jr.On the third Monday of January, we honor the man and message of Martin Luther ...
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The Weekender: January 8th - 10th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 01/06/2016 by  

Whether you’re looking to mush with the dogs or explore winter nature, there is something to do for all interests just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your F...
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The Weekender: December 31st - January 3rd in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/29/2015 by  

Whether you’re looking to celebrate the beginning of a new year or explore winter nature, there is something to do for all interests just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-Newsletter.Make sure to tag #Chicago...
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The Weekender: December 25th-27th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/16/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this Winter Break in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to celebrate the holiday season or explore winter nature, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for ou...
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The Weekender: December 18th-20th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/15/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to celebrate the holiday season or see a show, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-News...
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The Weekender: December 11th-13th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 12/07/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to celebrate the holiday season or see a show, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-News...
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THE WEEKENDER: DECEMBER 4TH-6TH IN CHICAGO SOUTHLAND
Posted on 12/02/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to celebrate the holiday season or see a show, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up for our Monthly E-News...
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THE WEEKENDER: NOVEMBER 27TH-29TH IN CHICAGO SOUTHLAND
Posted on 11/25/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to shop, celebrate the holiday season or run off everything you ate, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sign-up ...
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Shop Small in Chicago Southland
Posted on 11/24/2015 by  

When you shop small, you will usually find some of the best customer service and one-of-a-kind gifts for family and friends! Shop Small Saturday was created by American Express in 2010 as a way to support small communities. It can be a bit chaotic shopping for the deals on B...
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THE WEEKENDER: NOVEMBER 20TH-22ND IN CHICAGO SOUTHLAND
Posted on 11/20/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to explore nature, see a theater performance or places to eat, drink and laugh, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southlan...
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THE WEEKENDER: NOVEMBER 13TH-15TH IN CHICAGO SOUTHLAND
Posted on 11/12/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to explore nature, see a theater performance or places to eat, drink and be happy, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago South...
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THE WEEKENDER: NOVEMBER 6TH-8TH in Chicago Southland
Posted on 11/06/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking to thank a Veteran, take in the Fall outdoor weather or places to eat and drink, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southla...
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A Salute to Veterans
Posted on 11/06/2015 by  

  "On Veterans Day, put out your flags, cheer the marchers at parades and go to tributes. But when you wake up the next day, Nov. 12, remember that it’s still Veterans Day for our veterans — and it will be every day of their lives."   ...
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The Weekender: October 23rd - 25th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 10/22/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for spooky fun, Fall outdoor events or places to eat, drink and be scary, you will find it just beyond the city limits.To better plan your next trip to Chicago Southland, sig...
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The Weekender: October 16th-18th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 10/16/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for arts and culture, family friendly or outdoor events, you will find it just beyond the city limits.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, Twitter and Instagr...
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Harvest Happenings in Chicago Southland
Posted on 10/16/2015 by  

It’s very easy to get wrapped up in all the hustle and bustle that happens in our everyday lives. We encourage you to take a step back, slow down and truly enjoy the beauty of the region. The farms are filled with family history and have grown to become Fall favorites in Chi...
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Top 10 things to do at Lansing Autumn Fest
Posted on 10/09/2015 by  

Lansing Autumn FestDowntown Lansing at Fox Pointe & Park PlazaRidge Road and Henry Street, Lansing(708) 832-4584 The 4th Annual Lansing Autumn Fest offers three days of family fun in the heart of downtown Lansing at Fox Pointe and Park Plaza. Enjoy a KidZone area wi...
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Largest Show for Unconventional Bikes
Posted on 10/01/2015 by  

Friday, October 2nd from 12 - 5PMSaturday, October 3rd from 9AM - 5PMSunday, October 4th 10AM - 4PMTinley Park Convention Center18451 Convention Center Drive, Tinley Park(847) 204-1133The first annual Chicagoland Unconventional Bicycle Expo (CUBE) rides its way into the Tinl...
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The Weekender: October 2nd-4th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 10/01/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for unconventional bicycles, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it just beyond the city limits.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, Twitter and I...
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The Weekender: September 25th-27th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/25/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for farmers markets, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it just beyond the city limits.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram...
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The Weekender: September 18th-20th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/17/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it just beyond the city limits.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram photos...
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The Weekender: September 11th-13th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/11/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, Fall Festivals or outdoor events, you will find it just beyond the city limits.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram photos...
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Labor Day Weekender: September 4th-7th in Chicago Southland
Posted on 09/04/2015 by  

There is something to do for all interests this weekend in Chicago Southland. Whether you’re looking for concerts, family fun or outdoor events, you will find it just beyond the city limits.Make sure to tag #ChicagoSouthland in your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram photos and...
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Flossmoor Station New Brew
Posted on 08/28/2015 by  

Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery Beer, like travel, should be an experience. It should tingle and excite all of your senses. Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery's new Brew Master, Eymard Freire, is a true believer of this thought and he&...
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Chicago Southland on Travel Planners Radio
Posted on 08/28/2015 by  

At the Travel Media Showcase in Bloomington, IN, we met Travel Planners Radio Show Hosts Sue and Kevin McCarthy. Chicago Southland CVB President/CEO Jim Garrett recently spoke with Sue and Kevin at GAB Radio Network. More information about Travel Planners Radio Show can be f...
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Three Ways to Put Money in Your Pocket
Posted on 06/29/2015 by  

We have partnered with numerous meeting, group tour and event planners throughout the years. Here are three ways they would agree you can put money in your pocket when you partner with Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau. 1. FREE Event Services We&r...
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Travel is....
Posted on 05/15/2015 by  

This is the time of the year many people start making travel plans for the summer. In celebrating National Travel and Tourism Week, our industry wondered how travel affects us all with the theme: “Travel is ___________.” Travel is vacationing. Travel is making memories. Trav...
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