Welcome to ILLINOISouth

ILLINOISouth Tourism covers more ground than any other Convention and Visitor’s Bureau in the State of Illinois. We represent 22 counties stretching from the Mississippi River east of St. Louis, MO to the Wabash River west of Vincennes, IN. We are both rural and urban, allowing guests to enjoy big city life and simple, country treasures – all at once!

What We Do

ILLINOISouth is the marketing arm for 22 counties across the state of Illinois. We are a membership based organization here to save our partners money on their marketing spend. We specialize in the planning, design, placement, and reporting of marketing pieces on a regional, national, and international level. Let ILLINOISouth help stretch your marketing dollars.

Design Services

Looking to have a new brochure made? We can do that, and more, in office with our onsite graphic designer.

Advertising Placement

Get your message out by letting us handle the placement of your advertising in newspapers and magazines, billboards, and in our annual and seasonal publications.

Digital Marketing

Want to stay ahead of the curve with your digital presence? Let us place digital advertising on your behalf on the top platforms.

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Looking to advance your career in the tourism industry? ILLINOISouth accepts resumes year round for Interns, Volunteers, and other Employment Interests.


ILLINOISouth has over 100 members and we pride ourselves on providing exceptional service and support to each of them.


Interested in learning something more or want to ask us a question? We are available weekdays from 8AM to 4PM.