St. Charles, IL CVB

Riverscape Adventures

Find outdoor fun, live entertainment, art, diverse culinary experiences, & boutique shopping in Greater St. Charles Illinois!

The Great Outdoors – The splendor of the Fox River, which runs through downtown St. Charles, draws guests of all ages to its trails and banks. Don’t miss the opportunity to canoe, bike, walk, run or take a paddleboat excursion to experience the beauty of the riverscape. 

Exciting Live Entertainment – After a day by the river, step through the doors of the Arcada Theatre for concerts featuring iconic artists like Michael McDonald, Crystal Gayle, and Debby Boone. Do you like comedy?  Then laugh with nationally known stand-up comics like Gilbert Gottfried and upcoming performers at Zanies Comedy Club. You’ll enjoy classical and contemporary theater and Broadway-style performances at Steel Beam and Vero Voce theaters.  The elegant Norris Cultural Arts Center draws Chicago-quality performances in virtually every genre of music.

The Art Scene – Tour the numerous outdoor murals and sculptures weaved throughout our downtown including a summer exhibit of Sculpture in the Park along the river.  Rich in content and beautiful in expression, our local galleries support the best local artists on canvas and other media. Discover your own inner artist by working with jewelry, clay, fibers, glass, and metals at the Fine Line Creative Arts Center.

Flea Markets, Shopping, and Classic Cars – If you’re a flea market aficionado or seasoned collector, Greater St. Charles will delight you with a variety of antique, home, fine art, pet, and sports shows hosted here each year. Take time to indulge in the ever popular Baltria Showroom of Classic Cars or shop the Kane County Flea Market’s hundreds of dealers. Discover the many treasures available in the shops and boutiques throughout Greater St. Charles.

Unique Dining – Linguini Frutti Di Mare, Brick Oven Pizza, Seven spice Ahi, Puerco Y Mole and Singapore Shrimp are but a few of the wide variety of delightful cuisines sure to tickle a foodie’s fancy. Whether you are enjoying the ambiance of contemporary Asian Fusion or traditional south Italian cuisine, the restaurants in Greater St. Charles Illinois are sure to delight!

Seems like too much for one day?  We agree.  Let us help you plan your trip by calling 800.777.4373 or see to book your accommodations at one of our 11 hotels, so you will have time to experience it all! 

St. Charles, IL CVB

Contact Number: 800.777.4373