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A Long Spring Getaway

A Long Spring Getaway

When you have the time for a long weekend, the Elgin Area provides a plethora of exceptional opportunities.
Whether you want to have a romantic weekend with your partner, or take the family for a memorable overnight outing, you don’t have to go far to find the perfect fit.

Here are some great options for enjoying your time off the right way.

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Explore the Elgin Area your way this Spring! Breathe in the fresh air while taking an architecture or public art tour throughout Elgin’s bustling downtown. And while you’re there, check out the farmer’s market that runs every Friday from June through October! Fully escape into nature from the comfort of a kayak or bike. It’s the best way for gliding through some of the most scenic locations on the Fox River Trail. With multiple entry points for a river launch and over 40 miles of paved trails for hiking or biking.

Create a full multi-day experience to enjoy nature through an exciting excursion and savoring great food at places like Old Republic Kitchen and Bar, where live music frequently takes place on the outdoor stage. Or check out Plank Road Tap Room, where visiting food trucks pair with an expansive beer menu in Chicagoland’s largest beer garden.

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