11 Stunning Places In Illinois That Completely Transform When Spring Arrives

Now that March has arrived, we Illinoisans are dreaming of the warmer weather coming our way. Our state absolutely transforms when the snow melts and the plants come back to life, and we all begin to visit parks and go on long walks much more often. In celebration of spring’s arrival, here are some of the places we are most excited to visit in the coming weeks:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Where are you most excited to go this spring? Let us know in the comments.

For even more springtime beauty, here are 12 Charming Illinois River Towns to Visit This Spring.