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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

Americana Music Fest
The Venue Aurora
Aug 12, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Venue is pleased to present American Fest - a 3 day outdoor musical extravaganza with Chicagoland's favorit...
Oswego Country Market
Downtown Oswego
Aug 14, 2022
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Every Sunday, June through October, downtown Oswego opens up for the Oswego Country Market. This fresh air market i...
Sunday Jazz Brunch, Bloody Mary Bar & Bottomless Mimosas
Stolp Island Social
Aug 14, 2022
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Stolp Island Social in Aurora kicks off lunch & Sunday Jazz Brunch with bloody bar with bottomless mimosas! &nb...
Aurora Farmers Market Wednesdays at Luigi's
Luigi's Pizza & Fun Center
Aug 17, 2022
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
As the Aurora Farmers Market expands for its 110th season, patrons can now pick up fresh produce and more...

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