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Timeless rural pleasures are yours in Henry County. Enjoy nature on a biking trail, a quiet country lane or on the Hennepin Canal. Visit a historic shopping district or have a good-old-fashioned meal with us. We’re proud of our heritage and love to share it.

Upcoming Events

May
1
Mon
8:00 am Maple City Fine Arts Exhibition @ Geneseo Historic Art and Shopping District
Maple City Fine Arts Exhibition @ Geneseo Historic Art and Shopping District
May 1 @ 8:00 am – May 26 @ 9:00 am
Maple City Fine Arts Exhibition @ Geneseo Historic Art and Shopping District  | Geneseo | Illinois | United States
Maple City Art Exhibition May 2017 Area artists comprising of students (6th grade and up) to adults of all ages exhibit over 100 pieces of art display their artwork at the Geneseo Art League and the Cellar Restaurant downtown Geneseo, IL.  It is a relaxed and welcoming event where exhibitors compete for top honors.
May
26
Fri
10:00 am Celebrate Memorial Day! @ Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park Highway 84, Colona
Celebrate Memorial Day! @ Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park Highway 84, Colona
May 26 @ 10:00 am – May 28 @ 9:00 pm
Celebrate Memorial Day! @ Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park Highway 84,  Colona | Colona | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Fun – Memorial Day! The Hennepin Canal is home for three days of fun, Colona style. Rides, games, and food vendors line the parkway for all to enjoy. Children’s activities, a horseshoe contest, beer and food tent with nightly entertainment. Sunday showcases the annual parade held at 2 p.m. with over 100 entries! Carnival opens Thursday evening at 5 p.m.[...]
May
27
Sat
7:30 am Kewanee Farmer’s Market @ Berrien Park
Kewanee Farmer’s Market @ Berrien Park
May 27 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
Kewanee Farmer's Market @ Berrien Park  | Kewanee | Illinois | United States
Kewanee Farmers Market Local Produce and MORE! Kewanee Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, and Saturday at Berrien Park at the corner of Tremont and third street downtown Kewanee. Stop by the market  and shop the freshest and tastiest locally grown produce. The produce is the spice of life and so are the vendors!
May
30
Tue
7:30 am Kewanee Farmer’s Market @ Berrien Park
Kewanee Farmer’s Market @ Berrien Park
May 30 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
Kewanee Farmer's Market @ Berrien Park  | Kewanee | Illinois | United States
Kewanee Farmers Market Local Produce and MORE! Kewanee Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, and Saturday at Berrien Park at the corner of Tremont and third street downtown Kewanee. Stop by the market  and shop the freshest and tastiest locally grown produce. The produce is the spice of life and so are the vendors!
Jun
1
Thu
7:30 pm RHPlayers – Inherit the Wind @ Richmond Hill Barn Theatre
RHPlayers – Inherit the Wind @ Richmond Hill Barn Theatre
Jun 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
RHPlayers - Inherit the Wind @ Richmond Hill Barn Theatre | Geneseo | Illinois | United States
Bert Cates, a 1920’s schoolteacher, is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution instead of creationism. Cates’ girlfriend Rachel, the daughter of Reverend Brown, is torn between the opposing beliefs held by Cates and her father and her love for both of them.  INHERIT THE WIND fictionalizes the 1925 Scopes[...]

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