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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 13, 2019

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Sun 13th

Smiley Family Farm

October 13

Horn Field Corn Maze

October 13 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

2nd Annual Aerial Arts Performance

October 13 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tue 15th

Anger Management

October 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Kneedles Group

October 15 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Macomb Kiwanis Club

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 16th

Bushnell-Prairie City School Board

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Bushnell Lions Club

October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

McDonough County Board

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 17th

Farmers Market

October 17 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Ladies Card Club

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Line Dancing Seniors

October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 18th

Illinois Bats: Facts and Myths

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Fall Festival

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bushnell Haunted House

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 19th

Smiley Family Farm

October 19

Zombie Apocalypse

October 19

FARMERS MARKET

October 19 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm