Free Camping at Select State Parks During 2024 Illinois State Fair

The Illinois State Fair is around the corner! This year is off to a great start with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and the Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) teaming up to offer (2) nights of free camping at select state parks for anyone who purchases a 2024 Illinois State Fair admission book online between June 26 and July 3.

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Two State Parks in the 108th District are included with the “Stay and Play” promotion. Here is information on their camping options.

Lincoln’s New Salem State Historic Site

Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area

City of Litchfield Set to Receive $300,000 OSLAD Grant for Campground