Decatur and Forsyth are in the Heart of Illinois and are the ideal hub from which to explore all of central Illinois. Following the Looking for Lincoln Heritage Trail, the sites of the Lincoln Family’s first Illinois home, Abraham Lincoln’s first political speech, the site where Lincoln was nominated to run for President of the United States and other landmarks will be found in Decatur, Illinois.
The Decatur/Forsyth area offers a wonderful cultural tourism experience as well: quaint shops in a charming historic downtown business district, galleries exhibiting all media of art, and a wide variety of unique, quality restaurants. Several events and festivals take place in our area each year encompassing arts, crafts, music, dance, fun fairs, sports, and just about anything else you can imagine!
The Decatur Area Convention & Visitors Bureau stands ready to help you make the most of your time in the area. Explore our site to discover more about why Decatur, Illinois should be the first choice for tour groups, vacations, meetings, reunions, events, trade shows, sports tournaments… WELCOME!
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Macon Speedway Reveals 2017 Schedule! Located in Macon, IL at 205 N. Wiles St., Macon Speedway has been touted as “the world’s fastest 1/5 mile track” for many years! For more information on this premier central Illinois destination, visit their website!
Santa has been spotted in Central Park! Click on the picture below to see when he’ll be back!
2015 Annual Report Click on the picture below to view the DACVB 2015 Annual Report. There, you’ll find information regarding history, Board of Directors, staff, partnerships, statistics, advertising, and much more. 2015 was a very exciting year for the Decatur Area CVB and we
Forsyth Receives Award from Amateur Softball Association On July 24-26, the Village of Forsyth hosted the 2015 ASA Men’s Over 50 Fastpitch National Tournament at Forsyth Park. This event brought in 7 teams from as far away as Canada! Thanks to everyone’s hard work and dedi
Pumpkin Patches Fall is here and it’s the perfect time to visit any of the numerous pumpkin patches Central Illinois has to offer! Head on out and experience some of the Fall fun!
2014 Annual Report Click on the picture below to read the Decatur Area Convention & Visitors Bureau 2014 Annual Report. The 2015 Annual Report will be available to view in early 2016.
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Decatur Area CVB
202 E. North Street
Decatur, IL 62523
p (217) 423-7000