upcoming events
4/17/14- 4/17/14
FLX creates rhythmic and memorable sessions with feeling. Widely regarded as one of Chicagos most o » Read On
Aqua Egg Hunt
4/18/14- 4/18/14
Change up your egg hunt this year by collecting eggs from the activity pool in Splash Central. Stay » Read On
LIVE: Miss Jubilee & The Humdingers
4/18/14- 4/18/14
St. Louis' own Miss Jubilee plays jump blues, swing and hot jazz. Miss Jubilee has been entertainin » Read On
Swing dance with the Chi-Town Hotshots
4/19/14- 4/19/14
Tri-City Swing will be heating up the urban gallery space of Side Street Studio Arts this spring wit » Read On
Natural Egg Dyeing
4/19/14- 4/19/14
Come to Lords Park for a GREAT Easter experience: Natural Egg Dyeing! We use a variety of natural dy » Read On

welcome to chicagoland's
   northern fox river valley

Welcome to Chicagoland's Northern Fox River Valley! The Elgin Area is rich with exciting and memorable experiences. Enjoy the picturesque Fox River along the 36 miles of trails we have to offer; browse our antique shops and unique shopping venues; tour our amazing historical and cultural attractions; indulge in an array of dining experiences that will leave you craving more or simply relax in one of our affordable hotels or bed and breakfasts.

We are conveniently located only 45 minutes from downtown Chicago and 30 minutes from O'Hare International Airport. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, there is something for everyone here in Chicagoland's Northern Fox River Valley. Our communities of Bartlett, Carpentersville, East Dundee, Elgin, Gilberts, Hampshire, Huntley, Lake in the Hills, Marengo, Sleepy Hollow, South Elgin, Union and West Dundee look forward to your visit!

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