The Photo of the Week is brought to you by, Springfield, Illinois Convention & Visitors Bureau
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
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The 2019 Great Joliet Prison Break-In features 70s hit band The Ides of March on stage and more!
Party the night away at this year’s Old Joliet Prison fundraiser August 24. Get more details and your tickets today at: jolietprisom.org
Break into the Old Joliet Prison on August 24, 2019! The Great Joliet Prison Break-In is a fundraiser towards the stabilization and preservation of the historic site through the efforts of the Joliet Area Historical Museum, a 501c3 organization. The night features Chicago’s own The Ides of March, The Nikki Hill Band, Great Moments in Vinyl and Hot Mess. Get your tickets today at JolietPrison.org
For more information, tours and fun facts on this historic site go to: JolietPrison.org
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Discover Wyoming’s scenic Snowy Range Byway. This drive offers countless opportunities for outdoor adventures and includes many chances to view wildlife, foliage, high alpine lakes, and a variety of ecosystems that are teeming with life. Activities include camping, fishing, hiking, biking, climbing, wildlife viewing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and more. Lodging options are available nearby for travelers. For more information, visit our website to begin planning your trip today.Visit Website
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Located in the heart of Nebraska, Kearney’s central location and proximity to I-80 has made it a destination for travelers, family reunions and many events and conventions. Rich in history and culture, Kearney is home to several museums and attractions. In Kearney you will find unique shopping and dining experiences, local breweries and tap-houses and a thriving downtown.
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Photo of the Week brought to you by: Virginia State Parks
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
Every day the skills of talented artists add great beauty to life in the Alleghany Highlands. From quilters to blacksmiths, potters to performers, all kinds of artists and craftsmen fill the downtowns, mountains and valleys with pure joy. A passion for arts and culture amid the backdrop of Virginia’s majestic mountains is part of what makes the Alleghany Highlands of VA #UniquelyAlleghany. Visit the Alleghany Highlands.
Video of the Week brought to you by: Thoroughbred Country, South Carolina
Experience four beautiful counties in South Carolina–visit Thoroughbred Country, a place of natural beauty, where yesterday is preserved for today. Explore American history and a shopper’s paradise. Paddle the Edisto River and stroll along the paths of an elegant garden. Savor genuine southern cuisine and rest in a cozy historic inn or bed & breakfast. We’re Way More Than Horses! Plan your vacation: Learn more
The world’s largest known classic car junkyard covers 34 acres with six miles of walking trails through more than 4,000 cars on display in all their rusted glory. Additional oddities include the owner’s extensive Styrofoam cup folk art collection and Elvis Presley’s last automobile.
Old Car City USA is open Wednesday-Saturday 9 AM-4 PM. Admission is charged. This must-see attraction is located near Cartersville at 3098 Highway 411 NE, White GA 30184. Call 770-382-6141.Visit Website