9 Thoughts Every Illinoisan Has When Summer Is Almost Over

For Illinoisans, many feelings come up around this time of year, when the warm months begin to wane. The days seem to already be getting cooler, and leaves will start to change color in less than a month. There are many thoughts we have about summer ending that are recurrent each year, and if you’re from Illinois, you’ll probably recognize all of them.

The days are getting shorter, and soon it will be dark before and after work. Keep scrolling for nine more things we all think when summer is coming to and end.

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/

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What other things do you commonly think about more this time of year? Share your thoughts with us!