Visit Galesburg, Illinois
U of Chicago students were part of the world's largest scavenger hunt. They drove down to Galesburg and other regional locales to find items. The Big Blue Chair was a big hit!
The Village of Altona is a friendly town located on U.S. Highway Rt. 34 between Galesburg and Kewanee in the North East corner of rural Knox County, Illinois. Please be sure to stop in and say hello at any one of our businesses. They will be more than happy to help you with your shopping or service needs. Visit our website.
Do you have a community event? You may qualify for a Local Partnership Grant up to $500.00. Download the application. All applications will be considered bi-monthly. There are 6 bi-monthly Tourism Council Meetings on the second Tuesday of February, April, June, August, October and December. Applications must be received at least two one week prior to a scheduled tourism council meeting.