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 year-round 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…

Jacksonville Lincoln Activity

Are you ready to go on an adventure around Jacksonville? Join in on some community fun as you Look…

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….

Jamison's Future Swings

Future Swings Hitting Academy serves as the premiere baseball and softball training facility in…

Midwest Athletic Center

The Midwest Athletic Facility can be used for practices, games, and tournaments of several indoor…

Morgan County Fair

July 6-11, 2021 Complete with a carnival, food, livestock judging, and grandstand entertainment…

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

October 23, 2021 Held on the Historic Downtown Square for a weekend of FREE family fun and…

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

During the Summer of 2006 and 2019, Jacksonville Main Street hosted professional sign painters from…