Places to go & things to do in the Aurora, Illinois Area
The Illinois communities of Aurora, Naperville, Batavia, Sugar Grove, Yorktown, Oswego, and North Aurora are loaded with attractions, entertainment, festivals and outdoor recreation. Explore the many things to do and see below and book your perfect hotel stay today with us!
Shopping, food, music...and so much fun!
Looking for a way to kick off your Saturday morning? There are a variety of farmers markets in the Aurora, Illinois area selling fresh fruits and vegetables, breads and pastries and beautiful flowers. These markets are mini festivals of socializing, food, music and...Read More
Pumpkins, beer & Fall fun
Come out and enjoy the crisp autumn air and beautiful colors of the leaves at an event in the Aurora, Illinois area. Get lost in a corn maze at Abbey Farms or take a hayride at Blackberry Farm. Don't forget to get your pumpkins! Beer and bratwurst more your thing? Come...Read More
Celebrations are back for 2021!
Celebrate Independence Day! You'll find events with parades, free family activities, plenty of food, live music and spectacular firework displays. So come out and have some family fun on the 4th of July! When the day is over, come stay the night at...Read More
Stay cool in the summer heat
The hot weather is coming so plan to cool off with some summer fun in the Aurora, Illinois area! Spend the day with the whole family splashin' around at one of our area's best waterparks, Raging Waves. Or do you prefer...Read More
Warm Weather & Live Music...A Perfect Combination!
Summer is almost here! Now is the time to plan a trip and get your tickets for an outdoor live music event at RiverEdge Park. Come out for an evening of fun as you celebrate the warm weather and enjoy the music. Then make a night of it and...Read More
Beautiful trails in the Aurora, Illinois area
Need an outdoor adventure? Now is the perfect time to get outside and explore! So if you are looking for a workout or just a scenic view, the Aurora, Illinois area has a trail that is sure to suit your needs. Bicyclists, walkers, runners, horseback riders and...Read More
Make your stay a hole-in-one!
Summer is here and that means golfing season is in full swing! In addition to our desirable accommodations and numerous amenities, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aurora - Naperville, Illinois is conveniently located to a number of recreational activities including...Read More
1,000+ slot machines, fantastic food and live, local entertainment along the Fox River, and More
Spend your stay enjoying Aurora's best Table Top, Slot games, and much more at the legendary Hollywood Casino Aurora. Located just steps away from Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aurora - Naperville, Illinois...Read More
Don't go home empty handed!
From upscale retailers to discount department stores, there are a variety of options for you to choose from when shopping in the Aurora, Illinois area. At the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aurora - Naperville, Illinois, we pride ourselves on offering accommodations...Read More
Rescheduled to 2022 due to COVID-19
Twenty-four years ago a seemingly simple music festival began. It honored the historic 1930s blues recordings that took place at the Leland Hotel in Downtown Aurora. Few could have guessed those recordings would...Read More
Escape the winter blues!
It's cold outside! Keep warm and enjoy some indoor fun for the whole family when you visit the Aurora, Illinois area this winter. You won't want to miss the hilarious Terry Fator performing at the historic Paramount Theatre on...Read More
Events at the historic Paramount Theatre
Get out of the house and have a fun night out! Enjoy Aurora's best live music, stand-up comedy, performing arts and Broadway shows at the historic Paramount Theatre. Any performance you choose is...Read More
Relax, unwind and dine!
Whether you're in the mood for casual cuisine or fine dining, options are endless in the Aurora, Illinois area. Relax, unwind and dine at any of the numerous restaurants and eateries immediately surrounding the Holiday Inn Express & Suites...Read More
It's almost time for Black Friday shopping!
Don't wait to get started on your holiday shopping this year! Select stores open early and have special holiday hours. Don't stress about those gift ideas and visit the Aurora area for all your holiday shopping needs. Black Friday is...Read More
June 2, 2019 at RiverEdge Park in Aurora, Illinois
The Tour de Cure is the signature fundraising event of the American Diabetes Association. RIDE! RUN! WALK! The Tour de Cure is all-new and is perfect for all abilities. Choose the course that best suits you, your coworkers and friends. Choose your...Read More
Enjoy a weekend getaway!
Want to get away with friends for a weekend of outdoor recreation and Chicago-area culture? Better yet, do you want to get away for a weekend to a destination where there’s no car required? Then consider a weekend trip to the Aurora area...Read More
Start planning your trip to the Chicago, Naperville and Aurora area...book your perfect hotel stay today with Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aurora - Naperville, Illinois!