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Tourism

Tourism in Savanna, Illinois

The Savanna Chamber of Commerce - Savanna Illinois

Mission Statement: Our Mission is to be the Principal Representative of Area Businesses to Ensure a Favorable Business Climate and to Promote the Economic Development of the Savanna Area.

We represent a vibrant, thriving community of over 3500 residents. Our members represent all professions, occupations and trades with one vision in mind... to make Savanna the place where you'd rather be "on the river". We are the Sportsman's Paradise with lots of available outdoor activities as well gift and antique shopping for those who are looking for a friendly quaint town to browse through our downtown area.

Our members, volunteers and professional staff are committed to serving the community and ensuring growth and prosperity to the Savanna and Northern Illinois area. We invite you to browse through our site to learn more about our city and chamber activities.

Our members, volunteers and professional staff are committed to serving the community and ensuring growth and prosperity to the Savanna and Northern Illinois area. We invite you to browse through our site to learn more about our city and chamber activities.

The Savanna, Illinois Tourism Website- Visit Savanna

Summer is the perfect time to make new memories with family and friends while visiting Savanna, Illinois. Located along the beautiful mighty Mississippi River just 30 minutes south of Galena, Savanna hosts a multitude of outdoor recreation and family fun activities.

Bring your boat or canoe and hit the water for a day of fishing and relaxing on the river. Pack a picnic and a Frisbee and visit Old Mill Park or the Mississippi Palisades State Park. Hop on your bike and roll through lush forests with scenic river overlooks along the Great River Hike and Bike Trail. Grab your wallet and hit one or our antique shops or visit June 29-30 for our city wide garage sales.

If you would rather walk (or ride) on the wild side then bring your Hog and join the fun at Poopy's Pub & Grub or the Ironhorse both establishments cater to motorcycle riders providing great food, drinks, tattoos, clothing, bike accessories and more. Get out there and enjoy the scenic drives and rolling hills that surround Savanna.

Thinking Savanna may have too much to do in just one day? We invite you to browse through our web-site and chose from one of our many lodging establishments to plan your next get-away. From rustic cabins to elegant bed and breakfasts, themed motel rooms to the Savanna Inn and Suites there is a room in Savanna to suit every need.

Carroll County

The Carroll County Tourism Website- Visit Carroll County Illinois

Carroll County, From your backyard to ours... Two hours from Chicago, One hour from Galena, Dubuque, and Rockford. Located in Northwest Illinois, Carroll County is filled with character, history and natural beauty. The magnificent Mississippi River offers a variety of outdoor recreation experiences and we're right next door to Jo Daviess County.

Tri-County Economic Development Alliance, Inc.

TCEDA

The Tri-County Economic Development Alliance, Inc. (TCEDA) is a private, not for profit 501 c(6) corporation formed to develop a regional public/private partnership to promote, encourage, and support industrial and economic development in Jo Daviess, Carroll and Whiteside counties.

Vision Statement: We believe that Northwest Illinois has many strengths to offer businesses and organizations. By combining the strengths of our businesses, counties, communities and organizations we can complete globally for business expansion opportunities and attract businesses. Our ultimate goal is to assist businesses and organizations create jobs that will improve the quality of life for our residents.

Mission Statement:TCEDA's promotes economic development by serving as business ambassadors. We assist expanding and relocating businesses in determining their needs for growth with cooperation of our government and business partners. We encourage entrepreneurs by assisting with access to resources to begin and grow their businesses.
Specific objectives include:

  • Focus on supporting and maintaining existing business enterprises
  • Encourage the expansion of existing business enterprises
  • Develop quality sites for industrial and commercial endeavors
  • Assist with acquiring appropriate grants and financing
  • Develop and maintain a rapid response to outside inquiries and requests
  • Maintain and improve critical economic decelopment infrastructure

Carroll County Artisans

The Carroll County Artisana Website - Carroll County Artisans

Find some of the finest Artisans in Carroll County with this website. Many are right here in Savanna!