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    Start Your Engines in Rock Island

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    Mile Markers’ Route 66 Road Trip

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Chicago Music Tours

From blues legend Buddy Guy, to soul singer Sam Cooke and the rock stars of Fall Out Boy, Chicago is where a variety of music legends have called home. Chicago Music Tours help you learn about the city’s great musical …





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Honoring Filmmakers at Ebertfest

Nearly 72 years ago, one of America’s most beloved film critics, Roger Ebert, was born in Urbana, Illinois. After completing college at the University of Illinois, Ebert began his career as a film critic at the Chicago Sun-Times and rose …