Big Eli Ferris Wheel

In 1893, W.E. Sullivan visited the Colombian Exposition, where he marveled at the original Ferris…

Bob Freesen YMCA

The Bob Freesen YMCA has something for all ages! Fitness classes, CrossFit, water activities, youth…

Duncan Park

Located in the 1200 block of West State Street. The Duncan Mansion, home of former Illinois…

Eagles on the Illinois River

This winter time event is great for the whole family and provides a wonderful opportunity to view…

Leonhard Sanctuary and Trail

Located on East Vandalia Road, is a 1/4 mile long nature trail with other side trails along Lake…

Disc Golf Course

A nine hole disc golf course and children’s playground is available at Foreman Grove. This course…

Future Champions Sports

As a premier field, Future Champions Sports Complex caters to all levels of play from youth to…

Illinois Theater

The longest-running movie theater in Jacksonville featuring 5 screens, including balcony theaters….

Jacksonville Community Park

Jacksonville Community Park is the newest park in the Jacksonville parks system. Located on 60…

Jacksonville Public Library

The Jacksonville Public Library is housed in a beautiful historic building, originally built with…

Jacksonville Skate Park

Located inside Jacksonville Community Park, is a new facility featuring a 5,000-square-foot…

Jacksonville Sportsman’s Club

Jacksonville Sportman’s Club offers trap and sporting clay shooting, both registered and practice….

Morgan County Fair

Complete with a carnival, food, livestock judging, and grandstand entertainment including major…

Nichols Park

Nichols Park is the largest of the parks, covers 86 acres in southeast Jacksonville and offers an…

Prairie Land Heritage Museum

This museum features household and farming items, farm equipment, automotives, veterinarian’s…

Pumpkin Festival

Held on the Historic Downtown Square for a weekend of FREE family fun and activities! Activities…

Skateland West

Provides skating fun for the whole…

The Bowl Inn

Bowling, food, and fun for all in…

Veterans Park

Veterans Park has two tennis courts, picnic facilities and a new dog park….

Walldog Murals

Painters from all over the U.S. and as far away as Ireland and Australia worked on these 10…