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Discover the Aurora Area in Illinois

Welcome to the Aurora Area, an outstanding travel destination in Illinois. Here you can experience award winning Broadway musical theater, the largest waterpark in Illinois, Chicagoland's largest outlet shopping center, a masterpiece of modern architecture, and unparalleled outdoor adventure on and along the Fox River. Whether you're traveling with family or friends, be sure to check out all that Aurora, Batavia, Big Rock, Hinckley, Montgomery, North Aurora, OswegoPlano, Sugar Grove and Yorkville have to offer.

Only 37 miles west of Chicago, the Aurora Area stretches out to parts of Kane, Kendall, Will and DuPage counties and offers destination dining, distinctive architecture, fun attractions, exclusive designer shopping, a great variety of family fun and waterparks, and hundreds of other options for a truly unique experience. Book your stay at friendly and affordable hotels or find a venue to suit your next group tour

What's Happening This Week

Holiday Express at Blackberry Farm
Blackberry Farm
Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 8, 2019
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bring the family for a magical and memorable experience – just like visiting the North Pole! Blackberry Farm is a w...
Hossmas 2019
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Dec 7, 2019 - Dec 8, 2019
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
HOSS is back to kickoff the Holiday season on Saturday 12/7 @ Two Brothers Roundhouse with our 17th Toy Drive Fundr...
Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials
Law Office Pub and Music Hall
Dec 8, 2019
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials have been standing tall for more than 30 years. The band’s big sound, fueled by Lil’ ...
Classic Movie Monday: The Santa Clause

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Aurora Area Highlights

Visit The Venue

The Venue Aurora

Aurora's hottest new spot for live music features a 200-seat listening room and nationally-recognized talent.
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Visit Fox Valley Mall

Shop Fox Valley Mall

Your one-stop-shop for back to school or just because. Shop, dine, and play at Fox Valley Mall!
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Beauty and the Beast

Enjoy an enchanting production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast this holiday season!
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