Local Attractions:

John Deere Historic Site, 8334 S. Clinton St., Grand Detour, Dixon, IL 61021, 815-652-4551

Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home,, 816 South Hennepin Avenue, Dixon, IL 61021, 815-288-5176

Ronald Reagan Birthplace & Museum, 111-113 S. Main Street, Tampico, IL 61283, 815-622-8705

Ulysses S. Grant Home, 500 Bouthillier Street, Galena, IL 61036, 815-777-028

Black Hawk Statue, 1411 N. River Rd., Oregon, IL 61061

New River Model Railroad Museum, 17845 Rigler Dr., Sterling, IL 61081, 815-625-7699

Hennepin Canal, Rock Falls, IL

Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce, 815-625-4500

Annual Activities:

Twin Cities Garage Sales is the 1st Weekend in May with hundreds of sales throughout Sterling & Rock Falls.

July 4th the Sterling, Rock Falls Jaycees supply fireworks on the Wednesday closest to the 4th & the municipal band performs a complete concert.

2nd Weekend in July the Rock Falls Chamber has it's Summer Cook out featuring buffalo & elk burgers, pork chops, sandwiches, beanbag tournament & car show.