Whether you're traveling with family, friends, grandkids, or for a couples getaway, you'll find fun things to do in the Aurora Area of Illinois, just an hour west of Chicago along the Fox River. Our region is an outstanding travel destination offering a mix of heartland charm and urban amenities, from concerts under the stars and award winning Broadway to the largest waterpark in the state. Want to learn more? Get a copy of the Aurora Area Go Guide, the official travel & visitors guide for the communities of the Aurora Area. 

Fall Fun Guide

Pick apples, pumpkins, and snack on cider donuts fresh out of the oven with our fall fun guide

Holiday Getaway Guide

Enjoy an enchanted holiday season in the Aurora Area with Broadway, Second City's Holiday Revue, and miles of magical drive-through holiday lights