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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

Visitors and locals alike can enjoy exclusive deals on shopping, dining, and activities in the Aurora Area.
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What's Happening This Week

Still Not Friday Comedy
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Oct 28, 2021
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Still Not Friday is the best free comedy showcase in the suburbs, and it's BACK at Two Brothers Roundhouse with...
A Drunken Night Out
The Comedy Shrine
Oct 29, 2021 - Oct 30, 2021
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Welcome to A Drunken Night Out! Comedian Ken Hamlett of Chicago hosts a lineup of comics from all over the country ...
Fox River Kayak & Brews Cruise
Two Brothers Roundhouse
Oct 30, 2021
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Enjoy fall foliage on the Fox River and on tap at Aurora Area craft breweries with the Fox River Kayak & Brews ...
Pumpkin Daze
Abbey Farms
Sep 18, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021
12:00 PM
Pumpkin Daze - Your One Stop Shop For Fall Family Fun! Welcome to your authentic farm adventure! Step out and aw...

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