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Dining, Shopping  & Exploring the Fox River Valley

Fox Valley Farmers’ Markets

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Savor the sights, scents, and tastes of summer with a delightful exploration of the Farmers’ Markets in Geneva, Batavia, and St. Charles! These vibrant community hubs bring the bounty of the harvest straight to your table, offering fresh, local produce, handcrafted goods, and a warm atmosphere that celebrates the best of the Fox Valley! Availability […]

Celebrate Midsommar Festival in Geneva, IL

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The oldest ethnic festival in Illinois, and believed to be the second oldest in the USA, the Annual Swedish Midsommar Festival is steeped in Scandinavian traditions, with activities that will please everyone. (This page may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure about affiliate links.) Crossing the Atlantic in the Viking Ship Raven Learn about sailing […]

Movies Filmed Locally in the Fox Valley

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In 2002, the movie Road to Perdition was shot right here in the Fox Valley. Maybe you watched some of the filming yourself. It would have been difficult to miss, as the production company pretty much took over the town of Geneva. This article lists some of the many movies filmed in the Illinois Fox […]

Get Out & Ride the Illinois Fox River Bike Trail

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The end of summer – at least in terms of the celestial season – officially arrives at the moment the direct rays of the sun, in their journey south, cross the Equator. It is called the Autumnal Equinox. Find out when the September Equinox is for your current location. (This page may contain affiliate links. […]