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Top 10 Trails in DuPage County

What better time than the present to enjoy our hiking options, hilly terrains, award-winning gardens and comfortable strolls - beautiful in any season. Now well into summer and the height of outdoor recreation, we ask that you take note of closures and consider limitations for social distancing. We…

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From Germany to Lisle, IL

COVID-19 may have changed the face of business, but it can’t change the fabric of our community. These are the stories of DuPage — told through the eyes of friends, neighbors and colleagues. Join us in celebrating the people and places that make DuPage a special place to live, work and visit —…

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Free Things To Do in DuPage County

Staying close to home but still looking for a renewed sense of adventure? You can DuMore in DuPage. DuPage delivers much needed space and small, yet unique, offerings. We’ve compiled an enticing list – a little something for everyone depending on your comfort zone. Find warmth in the comfortingly…

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Golf and its History in DuPage

Golf is open in DuPage! Click here for a listing of courses and safety guidelines. DuPage County is home to the first 18-hole golf course in the United States and it played a pivotal role in the evolution of golf, bringing local history to life that started with one man. An accomplished golf player…

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Hikes, Horses and History

Legendary Estates DuPage County experienced a unique housing boom at the turn of the 19th century. The county, which at the time was primarily farmland, proved a quiet retreat for wealthy Chicagoans as many adopted the European tradition of building country homes. As a result, DuPage became the site…

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Health and Wellness Experiences

Fitness doesn’t have to mean rigorous, dreaded workouts – simply getting up and being active is good for your body and spirit. Regardless of your fitness level or interests, DuPage County makes it easy to stay active year-round, relieve stress of daily life and find your zen. The following health…

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Urban Escapes

It’s well known that spending time outdoors has a positive effect on our health – physically and mentally. Whether seeking serenity or adventure, you will find your place of restoration in DuPage County, with nearly 500 miles of recreational trails, and a myriad of classes and excursions. DuPage is…

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Celebrate Engineers Week in DuPage County

DuPage County is the proud home to 19 accredited colleges and universities along with learning centers, laboratories, museums and exhibitions that offer a variety of educational experiences to help one S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) ahead in learning during Engineers Week…

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Valentine's Day in DuPage County

Whether it's dining at an upscale restaurant, enjoying the soothing amenities of a bed and breakfast or indulging in spa treatments, DuPage is the place to celebrate with your loved ones. Feel the love and fuel the heart with these Valentine’s Day things to do in DuPage County: Lynfred Winery Bed &…

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Indoor Activities: Stay Warm in DuPage

Don’t let the winter months get you down! There are plenty of ways for all ages to have fun while staying warm. Home to indoor golf, arcade arenas, museums, bowling alleys, bocce ball, WhirlyBall, and cozy theaters to name a few, plan your indoor adventures today. Dave & Buster’s Addison, IL Eat…

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