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Road Trip Itineraries

Road Trip Itineraries

Downstate Illinois was made for road trips! With the help of our road trip itineraries, you can discover all that our 21 counties have to offer — from family fun to outdoor adventures and shopping sprees. Try them all!

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Couples Trip

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Family Trip

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Guys Trip

Dude Stuff Road Trip Itinerary

Historic Route 50

Road Trip on Road 50

Explore the Kaskaskia Cahokia Trail

Historic Monuments and Outdoor Adventure Road Trip

Walk Among Giants in Clark County

Big Things Road Trip Itinerary

Trek the Southern Illinois Beer Trail

Craft Breweries Road Trip Itinerary

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Downstate Illinois Events

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Whether you’re looking for a festival, marathon or something family-friendly to bring the kids to, Downstate Illinois has something for everyone. The region hosts over 900 events each year, and we pride ourselves on providing the most accurate event information so that you don’t miss a thing.
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Road Trip Itineraries

Road Trip Itineraries

21 Counties made for Road Trips
Downstate Illinois was made for road trips! With the help of our road trip itineraries, you can discover all that our 21 counties have to offer — from family fun to outdoor adventures and shopping sprees. 
Check out our calendar of events!
National Movie Theater Day

National Movie Theater Day

April 23, 2024 @ 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
The Edge | Belleville, IL
Line Dancing Lessons

Line Dancing Lessons

April 24, 2024 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Iron Saddle Ranch | Salem, IL

"A Whole Lot of Shaking Going On" by Sue Barker

April 25, 2024 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
History Museum of Monroe County | Waterloo, IL

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