Chicagoland Trip Planner
Welcome to Chicagoland!
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Chicagoland, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Chicagoland, Illinois, U.S.A.
As the name implies, this area of Illinois encompasses not just the city of Chicago but the surrounding area as well, offering a wealth of traveler services and attractions. Located in the Northeastern corner of the state, Chicagoland is also home to such notable cities as Joliet, Des Plaines, Schaumburg, Skokie and many other small towns that help to give the area its distinct flavor. The city of Joliet features a number of historic attractions including a defunct Iron Works site and a Historical Museum chronicling the area's past. Joliet is also the place to book boat cruises on the Illinois River. The town of Skokie boasts a Sculpture Park with two miles of park land that is adorned with 60 contemporary art installations. Nearby Schaumburg regales visitors with the Medieval Times Dinner and Touranment, a recreation featuring knights and damsels in addition to an old fashioned feast. The town of Des Plaines is home to a replica of the first McDonald's restaurant, complete with 1950s style kitchen and antique cars parked outside. And, of course, Chicago offers a range of attractions that include the Sears Tower, the Brookfield Zoo and the Museum of Science and Industry.
Current & Upcoming Events [ View All ]
Looking for something to do in Chicagoland? Check out these current and upcoming events. If you know of an event that is not listed in the travel guide, please feel free to add an event listing (it's free).
- Master Class Series - Trapeze: Character and Artistry Workshop
Mar 24 » Evanston
- DuPage County Home & Garden Show
Mar 25 to Mar 26 » The Westin Lombard Yorktown Center
Mar 25 » Chicago
- Knife: Single Weapon Certification
Apr 02, Apr 09, Apr 16, Apr 23, Apr 30, May 07, May 14, May 21, May 28, Jun 04 » The Noyes Cultural Arts Center Evanston
- St.Charles Home Improvement Showcase
Apr 07 to Apr 09 » St. Charles, IL
- Circus Open House
Apr 08 » The Noyes Cultural Arts Center Evanston
- The Happ Inn Bar & Grill Presents Passover Seder Dinner for Dine in or Carryout
Apr 10 to Apr 12 » The Happ Inn Bar & Grill
- Artemisia's Visiting
Apr 14 to Apr 16, Apr 21 to Apr 23, Apr 28 to Apr 30, May 05 to May 07 » Chicago
- International Voices Project's 2017 Festival
Apr 17, Apr 24 to Apr 25, May 02, May 05, May 11 to May 12, May 16, May 18 » Chicago
- Lake County Home and Garden Show
Apr 29 to Apr 30 » Lake County Fairgrounds Grayslake
- Porchlight Music Theatre's 2017 ICONS Gala
Apr 30 » Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago
- Celebrity Smile
TBA » Westmont, IL