• Halloween on the Highway

    Watch Hocus Pocus on Halloween for free at the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb. Doors open at 11am. Take the kids and start your Halloween off right. Afterwards, trick or treat throughout Downtown DeKalb from 1-3pm.
    Also on Halloween, for the adults, a live showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show will also be shown at 8pm at the Egyptian Theatre. Tickets are $10.
    Want to get scared this Halloween? Halloween is the last day at Haunted Haven in Rock Falls. Admission is $12. Go…if you dare.

  • Girls Weekend Trip Idea

    Take a girl’s weekend at The Paper Doll House in Sycamore. Scrapbook in a beautiful Victorian style house with 11-foot ceilings and full-length windows. Check in on Friday and don’t check out until Sunday evening. Leave the men at home while you have a great weekend with your girlfriends. Also good for Girl Scout troops or birthday parties. For more information and to book a weekend visit www.thepaperdollhouse.com

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Fun Facts!

  • The first name proposed for the Lincoln Highway was the Coast-to-Coast Rock Highway.
  • By 1927 90% of Americans owned an automobile.
  • The Town of Fulton, Illinois has an authentic, working Dutch windmill.
  • Chicago Heights Illinois is known as The Crossroads of the Nation, because the Lincoln and Dixie Highways intersect.
  • The very first Seedling Mile is located in Malta, Illinois.