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EXPLORE ELGIN WITH THE DNA BLOG

Welcome to the Downtown Elgin blog. Here we’ll Explore Elgin’s vibrant Downtown area and share tips on how to make the most of your visit to Downtown Elgin! This blog is brand new so look for more stories to be added very soon. Enjoy!

MUNCH MADNESS 2019 CHAMPION

Sixteen restaurants got in the game to compete in the first ever Elgin Munch Madness. Just one earned the most votes to claim the title of Champion in this elite competition. Congratulations to Beef Villa!

MUNCH MADNESS DOWN TO THE FINAL 4

Sixteen restaurants got in the game, but just four now remain to compete in the “Final Fork” of Elgin Munch Madness. Danny's on Douglas, Elgin Public House, Beef Villa and Rookies Bar & Grill vie for your votes!

  • Elgin Restaurants Munch Madness

MUNCH MADNESS COMING TO ELGIN

Sixteen Elgin restaurants are getting into the spirit of tournament season by participating in the first ever “Elgin Munch Madness,” a bracket-style competition featuring tasty dishes from all over Elgin!

  • Elgin Coffee Shop

COFFEE CRAWL DOWNTOWN ELGIN COFFEE SHOPS

Looking for a good Downtown Elgin coffee shop? Join us as we filter through five locally owned coffee shops guaranteed to please even the most discerning bean aficionado. You're sure to want to try them all!

2019 ELGIN EVENTS

Looking for details about special events happening around Downtown Elgin? Here is a helpful list of dates for 2019 special events with links for more information to help you plan out your year in advance enjoying Downtown Elgin.

EVENTS COMING SOON TO DOWNTOWN ELGIN

Ribbon Cutting – Blush by Tiffany

April 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Elgin Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo 2019

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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EAT & DRINK

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

RETAIL & PROFESSIONALS

EXPLORE ELGIN WITH THE DNA BLOG

Welcome to the Downtown Elgin blog. Here we’ll Explore Elgin’s vibrant Downtown area and share tips on how to make the most of your visit to Downtown Elgin! This blog is brand new so look for more stories to be added very soon. Enjoy!

MUNCH MADNESS 2019 CHAMPION

Sixteen restaurants got in the game to compete in the first ever Elgin Munch Madness. Just one earned the most votes to claim the title of Champion in this elite competition. Congratulations to Beef Villa!

MUNCH MADNESS DOWN TO THE FINAL 4

Sixteen restaurants got in the game, but just four now remain to compete in the “Final Fork” of Elgin Munch Madness. Danny's on Douglas, Elgin Public House, Beef Villa and Rookies Bar & Grill vie for your votes!

  • Elgin Restaurants Munch Madness

MUNCH MADNESS COMING TO ELGIN

Sixteen Elgin restaurants are getting into the spirit of tournament season by participating in the first ever “Elgin Munch Madness,” a bracket-style competition featuring tasty dishes from all over Elgin!

  • Elgin Coffee Shop

COFFEE CRAWL DOWNTOWN ELGIN COFFEE SHOPS

Looking for a good Downtown Elgin coffee shop? Join us as we filter through five locally owned coffee shops guaranteed to please even the most discerning bean aficionado. You're sure to want to try them all!

2019 ELGIN EVENTS

Looking for details about special events happening around Downtown Elgin? Here is a helpful list of dates for 2019 special events with links for more information to help you plan out your year in advance enjoying Downtown Elgin.

  • Elgin Shopping

14 GIFTS TO BUY IN DOWNTOWN ELGIN

Do your holiday shopping in Downtown Elgin and help support our local business owners! Watch you friends' eyes light up when they open a truly unique gift ... something you can't order on Amazon or pick-up at Target.

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EAT & DRINK

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

RETAIL & PROFESSIONALS

EVENTS COMING SOON TO DOWNTOWN ELGIN

Ribbon Cutting – Blush by Tiffany

April 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Elgin Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo 2019

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm