As the weather begins to warm up and the flowers bloom, the Midwest is transformed into a vacation haven with no shortage of things to do or places to explore. Whether you prefer hiking and sightseeing to a day on the water or urban exploration and culinary delights, we’ve got you covered.

Spring Getaways

ENTER DAILY! SPRING GETAWAYS SWEEPSTAKES

Browse these listings for spring travel inspiration and plan your trip today!

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, IL

Experience something Outside of Ordinary in Champaign County—Discover spring blooms in our gardens, delight in local flavors straight from our farms, social distance on our hiking trails, or sleep under the stars at our International Dark Sky Park.

GALENA COUNTRY, IL

In Galena Country, you’ll see and do things you won’t do anywhere else, because we may be old, but never the same old thing.

visitgalena.org
815.776.9200

GALESBURG, IL

Get behind the wheel or ride the rails as you make your way to an unforgettable getaway in Galesburg, Illinois. Enjoy crave-worthy foods, unique shopping and contemporary art in the hub or rich railroad history and the land of Lincoln.

SULLIVAN (MOULTRIE COUNTY), IL

“Wish you were here!” Moultrie County, home of The Little Theatre On The Square and Lake Shelbyville.

KANSAS CITY, KS

Conveniently located in the Midwest, Kansas City, KS, is the perfect destination for family fun adventures, reunions, girlfriend getaways, and romantic escapes.

visitkansascityks.com
800.264.1563

TRAVERSE CITY, MI

Capture the best of small-town charm and urban energy in Traverse City, where a vibrant food, wine, and cultural scene is set against a backdrop of rolling forests and Lake Michigan waterways. Find yourself in a pretty great place.

traversecity.com
800.872.8377

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO

Cape Girardeau—Nestled along the banks of the Mississippi River is the port town of Cape Girardeau. Cape is a complex blend of inspiring cultures, sports and entertainment and tasteful temptations for the palate.

visitcape.com
800.777.0068

CITY OF INDEPENDENCE, MO

Harry S. Truman, 33rd president of the United States, proudly called Independence, MO, home. Today, Harry Truman’s legacy is alive and well as visitors from all over the country recount his lasting influence. Experience history like never before at the updated Truman Library.

LEBANON, MO

Lebanon, Missouri offers beautiful rivers and rolling hills for outdoor adventures. Lebanon is home to Bennett Spring State Park and sits on the world-famous Historic Route 66. Lebanon is truly a friendly place with friendly people, come visit soon!

visitlebanonmo.org
844.4LEBANON

ST. JOSEPH, MO

You can easily spend a couple of days exploring
St. Joseph. From the places and the people to the feeling and the attitude, we offer a variety definitely worth the visit. For attractions, festivals and events, visit

stjomo.com
800.785.0360

WASHINGTON, MISSOURI

Experience Washington’s rivertown charm in the heart of Missouri Wine Country. Just 45 minutes west of St. Louis off I-44 you will find a beautiful, historic downtown where Amtrak stops daily. Numerous unique festivals and events scheduled throughout the year.

visitwashmo.com
888.7WASHMO

ST. LAWRENCE CRUISE LINES

Travel safely and comfortably in Canada. Experience the beauty and history of the St. Lawrence and Ottawa rivers on a classic riverboat. Our intimate calm water cruises depart from Kingston, Ottawa, and Quebec City. Call to request a complimentary travel guide.