Welcome to Freeport and Stephenson County, Illinois!

Come on in…the door is open!

In Freeport and Stephenson County, you’ll find that “welcome” is more than just a word – it’s part of our lifestyle. From family-run shops and farm stands to museums and cultural events, we’re happy to share the hometown feeling that makes this part of Illinois a special experience. Explore our web site for all the great things to see and do here.  If you need further information, please contact us.

      Featured Attractions!

PRETZEL CITY BREWFEST

FREEPORT, ILLINOIS

SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

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Dozens of expert brewmasters bring their remarkable talents to this tasting of original craft beers.

 

Website: www.pretzelcitybrewfest.com

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2017 CHEESE AND CHEERS TOUR

Thru October 31, 2017

Take the Cheese and Cheers Tour 2017 and visit local breweries, cheese shops and a winery.

Pick up a passport at the Freeport/Stephenson County Visitors Center, 4596 US Highway 20 East, Freeport, and at your leisure, visit each of the businesses on the tour.  When you have visited each of the businesses and had your passport stamped, turn it in at the business of your choice to claim your reward, and be entered into a grand prize drawing which will be held after October 31.

BIKE, HIKE OR RUN ON THE JANE ADDAMS TRAIL

Website: www.janeaddamstrail.com

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OR PADDLE

THE PECATONICA RIVER

Website: www.paddlethepec.com

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FOR MORE INFORMATION: 800-369-2955

 

 

 

Download the 2017 Visitors Guide

Contact Us

Freeport/Stephenson County Convention and Visitors Bureau

4596 US Highway 20 East, Freeport, IL 61032

Phone: 815-233-1357 / 800-369-2955

Fax: 815-233-1358

E-Mail: director@celebratefreeport.com