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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 Macomb and McDonough County have something just right for you.

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

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Events for week of September 16, 2018

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Sun 16th

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Art Gallery: Margaret Noble

August 21 @ 9:00 am - September 21 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Dance Marathon Color Run

September 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 17th

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Art Gallery: Margaret Noble

August 21 @ 9:00 am - September 21 @ 4:00 pm

Chronic Pain Management Group

September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue 18th

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Art Gallery: Margaret Noble

August 21 @ 9:00 am - September 21 @ 4:00 pm

Anger Management

September 18 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 19th

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Art Gallery: Margaret Noble

August 21 @ 9:00 am - September 21 @ 4:00 pm
Thu 20th

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Art Gallery: Margaret Noble

August 21 @ 9:00 am - September 21 @ 4:00 pm

Line Dancing Seniors

September 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 21st

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

WIU Art Gallery: Margaret Noble

August 21 @ 9:00 am - September 21 @ 4:00 pm

The Blind Swine Speakeasy

September 21 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sat 22nd

WIU Art Gallery: Sara Pedigo

August 20 @ 9:00 am - September 28 @ 4:00 pm

Monarch Butterfly Watch Program at Macomb Farmers Market

September 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Photo Scavenger Hunt

September 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm