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!

ART IN THE PARK

FREEPORT, ILLINOIS

 

SEPTEMBER 6, 2015

A celebration of all types of artists in the beautiful setting of Krape Park

 

Website: www.freeportparkdistrict.org

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PRETZEL CITY BREWFEST

FREEPORT, ILLINOIS

SEPTEMBER 19, 2015

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

Website: www.pretzelcitybrewfest.com

 

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THE PATHS LESS TAKEN

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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VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE SO ENJOY LIFE’S BEST MOMENTS AT:

GENERATIONS BREWING COMPANY 1400 S. Adams Avenue, Freeport

815-616-5941

Website: www.generationsbrewing.com

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FAMOUS FOSSIL VINEYARD AND WINERY

395 W. Cedarville Road, Freeport

815-563-4665

Website: www.famousfossilwinery.com

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LENA BREWING COMPANY 9415 W. Wagner Road, Lena

815-369-2588

Website: www.lenabrewing.com

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Choose one of these fine hotels where they will welcome you and make you feel at home – just tell them you are coming to enjoy a weekend getaway!

STEPHENSON COUNTY: WE’RE VERY ACCOMODATING!

BAYMONT INN AND SUITES 1060 Riverside Drive, Freeport

815-599-8510

Feel like you are at home at this conveniently located hotel offering all of the amenities.

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COUNTRY INN AND SUITES BY CARLSON 1710 S. Dirck Drive, Freeport

815-233-3300

Enjoy the comforts of home at the Country Inn and Suites By Carlson They offer caring, consistent, and comfortable service to insure a relaxing, enjoyable stay.

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HAMPTON INN – FREEPORT

109 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport

815-232-7100

This historic and charming hotel is located in the heart of historic downtown Freeport.

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SUPER 8

1551 S. Sleezer Home Road, Freeport

815-232-4455

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TOWN HOUSE MOTEL

1156 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport

815-232-2191 

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FOR MORE INFORMATION: 800-369-2955

 

Download the  2015 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

stephcvb@aeroinc.net