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McDONOUGH COUNTY, Il

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Welcome to McDonough County, nestled comfortably in bucolic west-central Illinois. Ensconced at the center of the province is Macomb, serving as the county seat and it's regional hub. Here you'll find, state parks, retail, higher education, recreation, agriculture, manufacturing, amusements, senior living and endless scenic landscapes. Macomb too features a Historic Downtown Square and is home to Spoon River College and Western Illinois University.

As a tourist destination, McDonough County is hard to beat offering a vibrant mix of unique shopping, arts & entertainment, casual & fine dining, and sports & leisure, coupled with fertile fields, historic landmarks, Amish country and rustic small-town charm. All this is set against a backdrop of rural splendor and panoramic pastoral beauty.

If you're considering a family trip, planning an event, or just looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, we know we have something just right for you, because there's always something happening in McDonough County.

But please see for yourself. Plan a visit and Make it Macomb!

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Events for week of October 20, 2019

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Sun 20th

Smiley Family Farm

October 20

Horn Field Corn Maze

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

House of Payne-Haunted House

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 23rd
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Fri 25th

The Art of RETROSPECT: CAROLYN BAILEY

October 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bushnell Haunted House

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Haunt on The Hill

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 26th

Smiley Family Farm

October 26

Atkinson McCord Cemetery Tour

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

AGR Smokin’ Hog

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm