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 »

News & Announcements

We're In the News!

The January issue of Julien's Journal and The January 11th issue of the Galena Gazette both feature major articles on our village.

Headlined "Elizabeth is Poised to Pop", the four page Journal article recognizes the positive changes in the Village and the ongoing development for the future.

The Gazette's story points out the history of "Bishop's Busy Big Store" and its potential for major development now that it is for sale.

Good News for the Future!

May 02

Public Works Committee Meeting
4:00 pm | Village Hall
Committee meets the first Tuesday of every month.

May 03

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

Eshelman Pottery

238 N Main St, Elizabeth, IL
(815) 858-2327

We design and make contemporary functional pottery in our studio. Our gallery is open 9am - 5pm, Mon-Sat or call for an appointment.

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 »

Jun 03

Annual Spring Fling
9:00 am - 9:00 pm | Free
Bounce house, petting zoo, store sales, flea market, town-wide garage sales and much more.  More info »
2010 Governor's Home Town award

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