The McKendree MetroRecPlex is a new, full-service, state-of-the-art sports complex. The complex offers two NHL-sized ice rinks, an aquatic center fit with a 10 lane championship swimming pool, a contemporary fitness area and many other amenities. Memberships and daily passes can be purchased for use of the facility and all its features.
Located the corner of Scott Troy Rd and Hwy 50, our address is 205 Rec Plex Drive, O’Fallon, IL 62269.
CARD is a recreation district featuring six parks, Arlington Greens Golf Course, Splash City Water Park, The Jaycee Sports Complex, and Willoughby Heritage Farm.
Large event building can be used for weddings, banquets or sports events. Smaller break-out rooms are available for meetings, bride’s rooms, etc.
At the largest American shooting facility in the country are 120 trap fields along a 3.5 mile shooting line. There are 24 skeet fields, archery, single action cowboy shooting, 1,000 campsites, fishing lakes, an events center, vendor mall and picnic shelters.
More than 5,000 artifacts were moved from Vandalia, OH to a new building at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex. The collection chronicles the shooting careers and accomplishments of the greatest trap shooters in the history of the sport from the 19th century to the present. Open during all scheduled events or by appointment.
Fifty to sixty trucks carrying ATVs pull in every weekend to ride through the ten miles of trails, or race go-karts on the track.
Within the Kaskaskia River State Fish & Wildlife Area, there’s excellent fishing and migratory bird watching for outdoor enthusiasts. A two-lane boat ramp, camping and picnic facilities are nearby.
White Rooster Farmhouse Brewery’s focus is on preserving the are of traditional methods of brewing and fermentation using barrel aging processes.
Tasting room hours:
Friday: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday: 12pm – 10:00pm
Sunday; 12pm – 7:00pm
Two thousand original drawings, paintings and woodcuts by Roscoe Misselhorn, the Norman Rockwell of the Midwest, are displayed in the old GM&O depot. Much of the work is in black and white and depicts historic sites throughout the area.
Steamboat BBQ in Wheaton and New Athen’s, Illinois is proud to offer authentic southern style BBQ. With a wide selection of different sauces, you will get the best tasting smoked meats in the area. We also pride ourselves in the processes and methods we use in smoking our meats. At Steamboat BBQ we offer regular catering and holiday catering as well. Contact us today at our Wheaton location (630) 665-6227 or our New Athen’s Location (630) 665-6227 to learn more about us.
Comprised of six acres of rolling vineyards, a large lake, and a renovated barn, this view vineyard sits on a Centennial Farm that has been passed down from generation to generation for over 150 years. During that time, it’s been a gathering place for the community. Now the property has a tasting room for their wines (open Sundays 1-6 pm) and a great venue for weddings, reunions, banquets and other events.
Meet the wide range of animals at this real working farm. There are llamas, alpacas, donkeys, sheep, peacocks, and more! Bottle feed kids, lambs and calves. Pet the goats, chicks, rabbits, camels and even a zebra. Special events are planned seasonally.