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The stories waiting to be told in Jacksonville are more than just the historic anecdotes that shaped our past — they’re the chapters that have yet to define the course of our community. Educators, outdoorsmen, chefs, entrepreneurs… All who forge a new path in Jacksonville play a role in forging a bright, new future for those who have made a home here and those just passing through. So, Uncover the Possibilities in Jacksonville and find out why creating brand-new experiences comes just as easily as discovering those that came before you.

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Did you know that Travel Expenditures in the Jacksonville Area topped $77 million last year and $2.2 million in local tax revenue? 🌟 Let’s keep the momentum going during National Travel and Tourism Week by exploring all that Jacksonville has to offer and tour our town! Stop by our office (📍 310 E State St, Jacksonville) today and pick up a historic home walking tour map, or download a digital copy from our website at jacksonvilleil.org. 🚶‍♂️🚶‍♀️🗺️📸🌳

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Join us May 19-25 in celebrating National Travel and Tourism Week and help highlight our industry’s undeniable impact! Travel matters to the Jacksonville Area!

This year, we invite you to TOUR YOUR TOWN! Start today by visiting the Jacksonville Area Museum! Hours of operation today are 1-4PM! 


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☀️ Another beautiful weekend is here, and what better way to enjoy it than renting kayaks at Lake Mauvaisterre in Jacksonville? Have you rented yet? 🚣‍♂️

Follow these simple steps to rent kayaks and stand-up paddle boards at Lake Mauvaisterre:
Step 1: Download the Rent.Fun app and create an account.
Step 2: Unlock your equipment by scanning the QR code at the station. Paddles and life jackets are included.
Step 3: Enjoy your paddle safely by wearing your life jacket at all times on the water.
Step 4: Return your equipment by selecting “Unlock” in the app and bringing it back to the station.

Visit JacksonvilleIL.org for more information on kayak and stand-up paddle board rentals in Jacksonville. Whether you’re a beginner or experienced paddler, Lake Mauvaisterre offers a great opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and experience the beauty of nature. 🌊

Share this post with your friends and family to spread the word about this fantastic recreational opportunity in Jacksonville. 🌞🚣‍♀️

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