upcoming events
Wine Down Wednesdays
9/24/14- 9/24/14
Held on the last Wednesday of each month, Wine Down Wednesdays will feature an opportunity for adult » Read On
Terror on the Railroad
10/3/14- 10/4/14
In its eighth year of fear, Terror on the Railroad returns bigger than ever. This year, THREE haunts » Read On
Terror on the Railroad
10/10/14- 10/11/14
In its eighth year of fear, Terror on the Railroad returns bigger than ever. This year, THREE haunts » Read On
Boys & Girls Club of Elgin 2014 Great Futures Gala Announcement
10/17/14- 10/17/14
Elgin, IL (August 19, 2014)  On Friday, October 17, 2014 the kind and generous supporters of Elgin » Read On
Terror on the Railroad
10/17/14- 10/18/14
In its eighth year of fear, Terror on the Railroad returns bigger than ever. This year, THREE haunts » 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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