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06
Jul

2017 Ottawa Riverfest Food and Music Festival

Jul
06
 2017
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2017 Ottawa Riverfest Food and Music Festival
Have you ever been to Ottawa Riverfest? Make this the summer you join in the fun of this exciting all-ages festival near our Starved Rock resort. Enjoy a weekend of live music, tasty food, and family fun. Mark your calendar for August 3rd to 6th! Read More
27
Jun

Summer Birthday Parties at Our Spectacular Illinois Water Park

Jun
27
 2017
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Summer Birthday Parties at Our Spectacular Illinois Water Park
Do you have a birthday to plan this summer? Treat the birthday boy or girl to a wonderful day at our spectacular water park in Illinois! Enjoy admission to fun water attractions, a complimentary party room, and a special surprise. Find out more! Read More
19
Jun

Summer Fun and Recreation at Matthiessen State Park

Jun
19
 2017
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Summer Fun and Recreation at Matthiessen State Park
Have you been to Matthiessen State Park? Enjoy a perfect summer day with your family at this park full of canyons, streams, and forests. Go hiking along five miles of trails and pack a picnic lunch. This popular park is just minutes from our resort! Read More
11
Jun

Take a Mule-Pulled Boat Tour of the Illinois & Michigan Canal

Jun
11
 2017
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Take a Mule-Pulled Boat Tour of the Illinois & Michigan Canal
Step back in time with a mule-pulled tour of the Illinois & Michigan Canal. Led by a crew dressed in period costume, the tour includes a visit to a gift shop, cafe, and museum. This historic attraction is just a few minutes from our resort in Utica. Read More
07
Jun

Celebrate 4th of July with an Amazing Fireworks Show in Illinois

Jun
07
 2017
About 1 year(s) ago by Master Account No Comments
Celebrate 4th of July with an Amazing Fireworks Show in Illinois
How are you celebrating America's birthday this year? Kick off your summer with a trip to #GrizzlyJacks on Fourth of July. In nearby Ottawa, you can see an exciting skydiving show and one of the biggest fireworks displays in Illinois! Read More
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