upcoming events
Tail Waggin' Tuesdays
8/19/14- 8/19/14
Calling all four-legged creatures! Our monthly Tail Waggin Tuesdays kicks off on Tuesday, June 17 a » Read On
GVC Concert: Deep Purple
8/20/14- 8/20/14
With an ever-increasing fan base, picking up new listeners around the world thanks to their drive to » Read On
Naper Nights Summer Concert Series
8/22/14- 8/22/14
Gates are open from 5-10 p.m. Show starts at 6:30 with American English. Two full sets of Beatles m » Read On
Naper Nights Summer Concert Series
8/23/14- 8/23/14
Gates are open from 5-10 p.m. Show starts at 6:00 pm with Tumbling Dice: Rolling Stones Tribute Ban » Read On
Day Out With Thomas
8/23/14- 8/24/14
The ever popular Thomas the Tank Engine" returns. Event licensed by Gullane Entertainment, Inc. © 20 » 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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