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St. Charles Riverfront & Main Street Bridge


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See it, do it, live it in St. Charles, Illinois - "The Pride of the Fox" 

St. Charles is a place where rich history meets exciting opportunity. Featuring charming neighborhoods, historic buildings, and shaded parks on the banks of the scenic Fox River, St. Charles makes for the perfect convenient getaway spot, an urban oasis far removed from the hustle and bustle of City life. Although St. Charles has a small-town feel, we pride ourselves on big-time attractions.

Here, you can enjoy live entertainment and arts events or take in the natural beauty of our parks and trails.

Our vibrant Main Street shopping district features a wide range of mouthwatering eateries and delightful shops in historic buildings, each complete with their own distinct stories. 

Complete with our year-round fairs, festivals, and special events, St. Charles has something to offer for everyone. 

St. Charles is a close-knit community, and we’re always ready to welcome our guests with warmth and hospitality. You’re welcome anytime. Let us show you what makes our community “The Pride of the Fox.”

updated May 09, 2022