Tag: Western Region in Chester

  • Spinach Can Collectibles

    Chester, Illinois is home to the infamous Popeye! Spinach Can Collectibles has authentic Popeye memorabilia, that would impress even the biggest Popeye fans.

  • Spinach Can Collectibles Museum

    This is the home of the official Popeye Fan Club at the 1875 Opera House. See memorabilia dating back to the early 20th century. Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • Rough House Pizza

    Come try our pizza, in downtown chester. We offer discounts to state workers, law enforcment and military. We deliver to Chester, Ellis Grove and Sereno.

  • Reids’ Harvest House

    There are always plenty of entrees to choose from on our line. Our menu consists of over 100 separate recipes that are rotated on a daily basis. On a typical day, the menu consists of regulars such as fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, fried mushrooms, potato salad, coleslaw, linguine pasta Read more [...]

  • Randolph County State Recreation Area

    Randolph County State Recreation Area is a mecca for outdoor recreational activities. Fishing, hiking, picnicking, boating, hunting and camping are just a few of the choices on the 1,101 acres at the site. Located five miles northeast of Chester, Randolph County SRA lies in the rolling hill country of southern Read more [...]

  • Randolph County

    Randolph County dates back to 1795 when it organized from a portion of the neighboring St. Clair County. Due to its role in Illinois’ history, the county’s slogan states that Randolph County is “where Illinois began!” From the Kaskaskia Trail to the former State capital and the Popeye Character Trail, Read more [...]

  • Popeye Character Trail

    Popeye stands tall in the Elzie C. Segar Memorial Park by the Visitors Center in Chester. Search through town for his friends on murals and statues: Wimpy, Olive Oyl, Sweet Pea, Jeep, Bluto and more. Character statues are unveiled each year at the Popeye Picnic in September.

  • Piney Creek Ravine Nature Preserve

    The 2.2 mile loop trail features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. It winds through secretive canyons that hide the biggest display of prehistoric petroglyphs and pictographs in Illinois.

  • Ol’ Farm House

    We do all occasional cakes, wedding cakes, catering for events. We have a full restaurant, serving breakfast , lunch, and dinner and homemade baked goods.