Golf: 3 MI/ 4.83 KM South West
Ten miles from our hotel in Mattoon, IL you will find the Lincoln Log Cabin State Park. This national historic site features a reconstructed log cabin where Abraham Lincoln's parents lived. Explore the living farm and learn about rural life in the 1840s.
If you want to do some serious shopping, try the Tanger Outlet Mall, which is just a short drive from our hotel in Mattoon. Featuring over 40 major manufacturer and designer outlets, this mall has just about everything you could want in a day of shopping.
Don't Go Home Without
If you're here in July, don't miss Bagelfest, Mattoon's biggest festival, held every year. This celebration includes tens of thousands of free bagels from Lender's Bagels, parades and parties, contests, races, a carnival and lots of other fun events.
Dress for slightly cooler temperatures in Illinois. Winters average in the 20s, while summer highs average in the 80s. Temperatures during spring and fall are usually in the 60s, with June the rainiest month. Check the forecast to be prepared.