Illinois Winery Trail Trip – Illinois Welcomes Wine Travel Lovers

Illinois Winery

We have a guest post today from our blogger friend Jerry Porter. Check out his trip through the Illinois wine country!  Much like the surrounding states of Missouri, Iowa, and Indiana, Illinois offers several appealing destinations to wine travel lovers.  You’ll find clusters of wineries in every part of the state, including metropolitan Chicago.  Grapes […]

Upcoming April Festivals in the Midwest

 First weekend in April Wisconsin Film Festival in Madison, WI See 150 independent films from Wisconsin and around the world in seven theaters in and around State Street. March 30–April 6. Maple Syrup Festival in Poynette, WI The MacKenzie Environmental Center, between the Wisconsin Dells and Madison, offers a pancake breakfast, guided tours of the sugarbush, demonstrations of tapping […]