Rooted in community, and surrounded by the natural splendor of the Fox River Valley, Oswego offers unique attractions and an eclectic downtown shopping and dining scene full of discoveries for the curious weekend adventurer.
See & Do:
Fox Valley Winery
This boutique winery specializes in creating small batches of handcrafted wines, many of which are estate grown on their local vineyard. Sip, snack, and shop their collection of award-winning vintages in their spacious tasting room.
Arranmore Farm & Polo Club
Inspiration comes naturally to the people of the Arranmore Farm & Polo Club, where you can experience one-of-a-kind events like the CabCab concert series, Wine Down Wednesdays, and have fun tailgating at premier polo matches.
Emerson Creek Pottery & Tearoom
Enjoy a delicious homemade lunch in the Tearoom, browse namesake ceramics at the farmhouse shop, take a candlelit yoga class, and plan your next big event on the elegant grounds at Emerson Creek.
This vibrant shopping and dining district on the Fox River offers a little bit of everything, from antiques to boutiques, and plenty of great places to sip and savor local flavors.
Make it a Getaway! Visit GoOswego.org to get more info on events, attractions, and family fun in Oswego, Illinois, as well as hotel deals and packages to make it a great stay.
The “festival you know by heart” is Oswego’s party of the year! Check out four days of food and drink, a carnival and other fun, plus free-entry mainstage entertainment featuring headliners the Spin Doctors and the Bodeans.
- Emerson's Vintage Market
June-October, Select Wednesdays
Take a drive to the country and find a truly one-of-a-kind vintage market set on 7 scenic acres of Midwestern farmlands.
- Brew at the Bridge
The Midwest’s best craft breweries set up shop in scenic downtown Oswego for this annual celebration of hopped and malted beverages.