Smart Living Weekly – June 14, 2017

  Belvidere Heritage Days Bring Community Fun Right in Our Region: For more than 45 years, Belvidere has celebrated its unique history and diversity on the weekend before the Fourth…
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Smart Living Weekly – July 13, 2016

  Plenty is New at Green County Fair 2016 Right in Our Region: A lot is new this year at Green County Fair, July 20-24, in Monroe, Wis., including a…
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Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

JUNE Indian Hill Manor Tours Through Aug. 9, Tues. one-hour tours at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., noon & 1:30 p.m. This year is the 100th anniversary of the establishment of…
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Smart Living Weekly – August 12, 2015

  Good Times at Winnebago Co. Fair Right in Our Region: Summertime is still in full swing, and one of its finest traditions is the Winnebago County Fair in Pecatonica,…
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Smart Living Weekly – July 15, 2015

  Craig Campbell Headlines 161st Green Co. Fair Right in Our Region: The 161st Green County Fair will take place July 22-26. Yep, you heard it right – the county’s…
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Smart Living Weekly – July 30, 2014

  The Magic of the Boone County Fair Right in Our Region: From Aug. 5-10, it’s Boone County Fair time, and that means livestock, bull riders, demolition derbies, carnival rides,…
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Events at a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a sampling of some exciting events happening soon in our region.

Nothing Quite Like the County Fair

If there’s one thing we do really well in our region, it’s county fairs. Paul Anthony Arco and Rebecca O’Malley set off for the Boone County Fair to see why fans and participants keep coming back year after year.