June 4-8,2025

Friends Creek Conservation Area is a quiet, secluded place to get away from your routine. The trails, prairie, and abundant wildlife make Friends Creek Conservation Area an excellent place to camp. Set in the oak-hickory forest, Friends Creek includes 16 campsites with 30 amp electric service and 19 non-electric. Centered in the campground is a comfort station with showers.

Friends Creek Conservation Area Campground is open May 1 – November 1. Campsites are available on a first come, first served basis or by reservation. To make reservations, call the Macon County Conservation District at (217) 423-7708, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hotels & Motels in the Decatur IL Area

333 N Wycles Road
Decatur, IL
(217) 422-5900

Conveniently located on I-72 and Highway 36 at exit 133A, close to Millikin University. Enjoy grab & go breakfast, air conditioning, wireless internet, parking, pet friendly and guest laundry.

Interstate 72 at U.S. 51 North
Decatur, IL

103 rooms, restaurants nearby. Each room is equipped with iron, ironing board, hair dryer, in-room coffee service, free satellite movies and extra long beds. Complimentary breakfast.

5170 N Wingate Drive, Decatur

This Forsyth location has 56 rooms with restaurants within walking distance. Amenities include indoor pool, sauna/whirlpool, free movie channel, free breakfast, kitchen facilities, and handicapped accessibility.

5150 Hickory Point Frontage Road
Decatur, IL 62526

72 rooms, restaurants nearby. Meeting room indoor pool, sauna, whirlpool, fitness center, free movie channel, free breakfast. Kitchen facilities, handicapped accessibility, airport shuttle available.

4191 U.S. 36 West
Decatur, IL 62522

Illinois’ largest conference center and hotel between Chicago & St. Louis! The hotel has 370 guest rooms and suites, two restaurants, sports bar, indoor pool, sauna/whirlpool, and an NFL-approved fitness center. The Executive Learning Center’s many completely outfitted business suites can accommodate small to medium meetings, workshops, training and planning sessions. The conference center boasts 55,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including a ballroom. This facility can host banquets, weddings, trade shows, exhibitions and meetings for up to 2,000 attendees.

1417 Hickory Point Drive
Forsyth, IL 62535

100% smoke-free environment 62-room hotel with nearby restaurants and shopping experiences (adjacent to Hickory Point Mall). Guests can enjoy an indoor pool & hot tub, complimentary continental breakfast, free off-premise gym, business center access, Showtime movie channel and cable TV, 24-hour coffee service and complimentary WIFI.

1429 Hickory Point Drive
Forsyth, IL 62535

Newly renovated in 2006. Here you’ll find clean, fresh, comfortable rooms standard with a coffee maker, iron and ironing board and complimentary in-room movie channel. Guests also enjoy the following complimentary items: hot breakfast daily, high-speed wireless internet access in every room (including lobby and public areas), indoor pool, whirlpool and on-site exercise facility. Hampton Inn is the leading brand of quality, value-priced hotels. As always, your stay is backed by the 100% Hampton Guarantee. If you’re not 100% satisfied, we don’t expect you to pay. That’s our promise and your guarantee. That’s 100% Hampton (part of the Honors Rewards Program.

4855 East Evergreen Court
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-864-3297
Fax: 217-767-2290

80 rooms, restaurants nearby. Each room has free WIFI access and an HDTV. Meeting room for up to 30 people, 24-hour fitness center, indoor heated pool, free hot breakfast. Kitchen facilities, handicapped accessibility and airport shuttle available.

2370 Mt. Zion Road
Decatur, IL 62521

This all-suites hotel contains 60 suites. Each unit contains a fully equipped kitchen, sofa bed, queen bed and work area with desk. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. The hotel has a meeting room, large fitness facility, and guest laundry. An airport courtesy van is available. Use your Wyndham Rewards Card for points and airline miles.

5150 N Wingate Dr. Decatur, IL

The hotel has 81 rooms, small meeting rooms, a spacious lobby and lounge area, indoor pool, fitness center and four Jacuzzi suites. Guests enjoy free high-speed internet, dual phone lines, free cable TV and cordless phones in each room. The hotel offers complimentary breakfast and is handicapped accessible. Close to shopping and many restaurants.

333 W. Marion Avenue
Forsyth, IL 62535

The newest hotel flag in Forsyth has 82 suites. Each suite includes: Suite Start® hot breakfast served daily and the Welcome Home® light meal reception with evening drinks Monday – Thursday nights, in-suite kitchen/dining and living room, high-speed internet, indoor pool, exercise facility, outdoor patio and sport court, and business center access.

355 Hickory Point Frontage Road
Decatur, IL 62526

The Ramada has 61 rooms with restaurants nearby, indoor pool, sauna/whirlpool, complimentary breakfast. Airport shuttle available.

3035 N. Water Street
Decatur, IL 62526

Hotel has 45 rooms, free movie channel and is pet-friendly. Restaurants nearby.

3920 Hospitality Lane
Decatur, IL 62526

This hotel has 69 rooms, small meeting rooms, indoor pool, sauna/whirlpool, fitness center, free movie channel and handicapped accessibility. Conveniently located near ADM, Richland Community College and Progress City USA.

Bed & Breakfasts in the Decatur IL Area

640 West Main Street
Decatur, IL 62522

This restored 105 year old home is in the heart of Decatur ‘s Historic District, between downtown Decatur and Millikin University . It is decorated with Victorian and traditional furnishings and a full three-course breakfast is served daily. The Victoriana has four rooms from which to choose.

500 West Main Street
Decatur, IL 62522
or 217-972-6165

This beautifully restored mansion has 3 rooms available and serves complimentary breakfast. Younker House is a smoke-free facility. Walking distance to Downtown and Millikin University.