The Elgin Area in Illinois is rich in heritage and natural beauty. Find out more about this diverse, creative community that combines rural traditions with a vibrant cultural scene.

Elgin Area – Fox River Communities

There are 9 communities in the Fox River. Elgin is the largest with over 100,000 residents. Discover each community’s unique flavor and attractions.

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About the Elgin Area Tourism Bureau

The Elgin Area Tourism Bureau works to enhance the economic and environmental well-being of the Elgin Area through marketing the area to tourists, event planners, tournament directors and group tour organizers.

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Media center for the Elgin Area

Welcome to the media center for the Elgin Area in Illinois. If you are researching and writing stories on the area, you’ll find information here on events, attractions, businesses and adventures.

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About the Northwest Chicagoland Sports Commission

The Northwest Chicagoland Sports Commission is a non-profit organization. Our mission is to attract and facilitate sporting events that bring economic gain to the Northwest Chicagoland area.

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Be involved in local sports events

Volunteering with the Sports Commission is a great opportunity to gain valuable field experience and get involved with the local community. Our volunteers play a vital role in numerous sports events.

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