Elizabeth's Main Street has plenty of options for dining and shopping with all the comforts of a friendly, small town.  Read more »

Located directly on U.S. Highway 20, Elizabeth is a convenient spot to begin or end a vacation weekend or holiday.  Read more »

Home to more than 700 people, the village of Elizabeth is one of Illinois' most unique small towns.  Read more »

Elizabeth is the perfect location for those seeking the peace and quiet of living in a small community.  Read more »

Rich in history and Midwestern culture, Elizabeth captures all of the benefits of rural America.  Read more »

Charming Elizabeth is a destination for any traveler vacationing in beautiful Jo Daviess County.  Read more »

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“Jeep Rentals” Another Elizabeth Attraction

Think about it! Cruising the back roads of Jo Davies County in a brand new Jeep. Soft top and side curtains down. Feel the wind in your hair as you explore the rolling hills and amazing countryside, historic towns and perhaps tip a glass at a local winery.

Your Adventure begins at 11 a.m. when you pick up your Jeep at Galena Jeep Rentals on the east side of Elizabeth at the corner of U.S. Highway 20 and Scales Mound Road. And you can “Adventure” until 9 a.m. the following day.

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Economic development campaign kicks off with new website videos

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Construction Supplies and Builders, Grain Elevators and a Feed Store, Car Sales and Repairs, Banks and Gas Stations, Groceries and Offices, there is a humming Service Economy in Elizabeth Illinois.

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Oct 04

Public Works Committee Meeting
5:30 pm | Village Hall
Committee meets the first Wednesday of every month.

Oct 04

Administration Committee Meeting
7:00 pm | Village Hall
Committee meets the first Wednesday of every month.
Featured Business

Cajun Jack's Bar & Grill

1336 US-20, Elizabeth, IL
(815) 858-3535

Formerly Sharks Roadhouse now Cajun Jack's. We are bringing your favorite Southern dishes mixed with some hometown recipes to Northwestern Illinois.

Upcoming Events

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May 05-Oct 27

Elizabeth Farmer's Market
3:00 - 6:00 pm | Fridays
Terrapin Park on Highway 20 West  More info »

Oct 07-Oct 08

Autumn Craft Fair
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Sun until 4 pm
Craft fair with over 90 artisans. Lots of variety, parking and great food.  More info »
2010 Governor's Home Town award

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