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Flock to the Rock to enjoy the beauty and majesty of the Starved Rock State Park area. The park was voted the number 1 attraction in Illinois, and is surrounded with great stores, amazing dining, and even majestic wildlife.
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Near Mount Rogers and Whitetop Mountain, Virginia’s two highest mountains, Grayson Highlands State Park offers scenic views of alpine-like peaks more than 5,000 feet high. The park offers a visitor center, campgrounds and hiking trails leading to waterfalls and overlooks. Scenic horse trails and a horse camping area with electric and water hookups, stables and parking for trailers are available. The park provides year-round access to the Appalachian Trail and the Virginia Highlands Horse Trail. Find more information and plan your visit at: amroad.net/VAStateParksPOTW
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A traditional family park since 1936, Douthat is one of the original six Virginia State Parks and was named one of the top 10 state parks in the nation. Nestled in the Allegheny Mountains amid some of Virginia’s most breathtaking mountain scenery, visitors enjoy a 50-acre lake stocked with trout, 4 miles of stream fishing, a sandy swimming beach with snack bar, boat rentals, cabins, and more than 43 miles of hiking, mountain biking and bridle trails. Plus, there are playgrounds, an amphitheater, picnic areas, tent and trailer camping, and a restaurant overlooking the lake. Douthat State Park, along with the other 37 Virginia State Parks, is a perfect place to view beautiful fall foliage. For more details go to: dcr.virginia.gov
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Instagram moment? For sure! Two State Capitol domes in view! Visit Springfield, Illinois–We’re More Than 1 Day. Learn more and plan your trip at: visitspringfieldillinois.com
Did you know Cottage Grove, Oregon is the Covered Bridge Capital of the West? Explore a few during the sweet Spring season! Visit Website
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Once owned by President Thomas Jefferson, the 215-foot tall Natural Bridge is a limestone gorge carved by Cedar Creek. Natural Bridge State Park is much more than the natural wonder. Beautiful forests, open, rolling meadows, and vistas of surrounding mountains and the James River valley display nature’s splendor. Access these via 6 miles of hiking trails, including the accessible Cedar Creek Trail that leads from the bridge to the Monacan Indian Village and Lace Falls with its 30-foot cascade. Living history programs connect you to the past and explain how people once used the area’s resources for survival and inspiration. Start at the visitor center where you will find exhibits and a gift shop. Find more information and plan your visit: http://www.amroad.net/VAStateParksPOTW
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Your invited to the Third Annual Joliet Area Restaurant Week, a celebration of flavor! Try a wide variety of exceptional eateries offering specials and great deals. There’s something for every palate and every wallet. February 1-13 & 15-17, 2019. #JolietAreaRestaurantWeek See participating restaurants and find more details here: Joliet Area Restaurant Week
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Voted the Scariest Haunted House in Illinois and 11th Scariest Haunted House in the Nation, HellsGate Haunted House has gotten even scarier in 2018. One word: DRAGONS.
A short drive from Chicago, hidden deep in the woods, HellsGate is a multi-level mansion filled with secret passages, giant slides, ghastly secrets, undead abominations, really nervous groundskeepers and a darkness that the gate can no longer contain! This is not just a haunted house, it’s an adventure!
Since you were a kid, you’ve heard about the haunted house with the giant slide, the one hidden out in the woods, the one where you can win your money back, but you were never able to find it… until now! It’s HellsGate Haunted House in Lockport, IL.
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This Halloween season, don’t just go to any haunted house, go on an adventure! If you are looking for Chicago’s best haunted house, the scariest haunted house in Illinois, then you must travel through the zombie-infested woods and across the Lost Souls Cemetery to find HellsGate Haunted House.
Classic Car Collection
3600 E Hwy 30 Suite B
Kearney, Nebraska 68847
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A drive-in theater display, 1950s gas station, one-of-a-kind Rolls Royce Wraith Limo, the famous Pete’s Patriot drag racer and so much more are waiting for you at the Classic Car Collection in Kearney, Nebraska. With over 200 restored vintage automobiles, including a permanent collection and rotating displays, be sure to put it on your bucket list. Learn more about the Classic Car Collection
Kearney Special Event: make plans now to attend the Classic Car Collection 1st Annual Fundraiser on Sunday, November 11 at the World Theatre. Starting at 5:30pm with a silent auction and small car show, followed by a special presentation of “American Graffiti”. Tickets available now by calling 308-234-1964. Find more event details. Visit Website
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The Kirby Family Farm’s centerpiece is a functioning locomotive that dates back to the 1800s. The farm is an entertaining and educational destination for children of all ages, with a hands-on historical museum, agricultural experiences and year-round special events. Learn more and plan your visit.