Geneva Chamber Visitors Guide 2023

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2023

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GENEVA, ILLINOIS Geneva, Illinois is a perfect getaway. Come for the day, the evening or for a luxurious weekend retreat. Enjoy over 25 miles of scenic bike trails, beautiful parks and forest preserves, craft breweries, wineries, art galleries, unique independent shops, coffee houses, chocolatiers. Discover Geneva’s award-winning dining and 4-star hotel accommodations. Only 35 miles from Chicago, this picturesque town on the Fox River is close to home, yet far from ordinary. We hope to see you soon. Geneva Chamber of Commerce www.visitgenevail.com • 630-232-6060 Welcome

Festivals & Events

Swedish Days – A Midsommar Festival

Supported by Northwestern Medicine

June 21-25, 2023 • June 19-23, 2024

Year after year, smiles return to faces at Swedish Days, Geneva’s Midsommar Festival. During this celebration, the whole family can enjoy activities for the family and for the adults. Live music, carnival, craft beer tent and of course, some Swedish fun added too!

Visit www.genevachamber.com.

Geneva Arts Fair

July 29-30, 2023 • July 27-28, 2024

Join us for a day of browsing and shopping at our outdoor gallery of juried fine art. Voted a top Art Fair year after year, the Geneva Arts Fair showcases the work of esteemed artists from around the country. Art mediums include photography, pottery, textiles, printmaking, glass, jewelry, watercolor and oil/acrylic/pastels.

Visit www.genevachamber.com.

FESTIVALS

Festival of the Vine

Sep. 8-10, 2023 • Sep. 6-8, 2024

The autumn harvest is celebrated with food and wine tasting, flower markets, antique carriage rides, music & live entertainment and our renowned Fine Arts & Craft Show. Explore the best of Geneva cuisine featuring a variety of specialties from Italy, Mexico, France, and more. Whether it’s fine dining or a deli you crave, you’ll find it all under a huge outdoor tent in downtown Geneva. Visit www.genevachamber.com.

Christmas Walk & Holiday House Tour

Dec. 1-2, 2023 • Dec. 6-7, 2024

Christmas Walk

Enjoy an evening of shopping and dining in historic Geneva and delight in chestnuts roasting, strolling carolers, and complimentary Swedish cookies and hot cider. Festivities begin at 6 pm on Friday with the arrival of Santa Lucia who lights the tree on the courthouse lawn and the arrival of Santa Claus. Visit www.genevachamber.com for holiday magic in Geneva right up to the big day.

House Tour

The House Tour takes place Friday, 10 am – 8 pm and Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm.This self-guided tour features five distinctive and festively decorated homes and a traditional tea at the First Congregational Church. Beginning mid-October tickets can be ordered online at www.genevachamber.com or by calling the Geneva Chamber at (630) 232-6060. This event may sell out.

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Geneva French Market

Sundays, Mid-April to Mid-November

312-575-0286 • www.bensidounusa.com

Metra parking lot NW corner South and Fourth Streets

Enjoy a plentiful selection of local produce, meats, cheeses, breads, flowers and specialty foods, artisan crafters and boutique businesses presenting items from around the corner and around the world. Check website for times.

Geneva Classic Car Shows

Thursdays in July & August

www.genevachamber.com

Old Kane County Courthouse parking lot at James and S. Fourth Streets. Check website for times.

RiverPark Concert Series

Sundays in July

Check website for dates and times.

www.geneva.il.us/311/Explore-Geneva

Shakespeare in the Park

TBD 2023

www.geneva.il.us/311/Explore-Geneva

Kane County Fair

July 12-16, 2023

630-584-6926

www.kanecountyfair.com

Celebrating 150+ years of cherished family fun & 4-H traditions! Thrilling events, rocking music and unlimited carnival rides! Make fond memories with us!

Geneva Community Garage Sale

April 26-27, 2024

www.genevachamber.com

Traditionally over 100 homes participate in this shopper’s delight. Online maps posted week of the event.

EVENTS

Geneva Concours d’Elegance

August 27, 2023

630-584-3107

www.genevaconcours.net

Classic, exotic and race automobiles displayed on Historic Third Street in celebration of the art of the Automobile. One block from the METRA and open to the public at no cost, a great family event! Beneficiary is LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, part of Northwestern Medicine.

Fox Valley Folk, Music & Storytelling Festival

Sep. 3-4, 2023

Island Park • www.fvff.org

Eight stage areas present concerts, hands-on workshops, topical song & story workshops, dance, vocal & instrument classes and special activities for children.

Steeple Walk

Dec. 3, 2023

630-938-4530

www.geneva.il.us/311/Explore-Geneva

Geneva Restaurant Week

January 2024

630-232-6060 • www.genevachamber.com

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Geneva, Illinois, is a shopper’s paradise. From our historic downtown to Geneva Commons you’re sure to find what you’re looking for.

Our downtown boasts over 100 specialty shops, many in historic storefronts and charming Victorian-style homes. With each new season, Geneva merchants fill their shops with exclusive treasures from all over the world.

SHOPPING LEGEND:

Men’s Apparel

Women’s Apparel

Children’s Apparel

Shoes

Home Furnishings & Accessories

Specialty Shops

Specialty Food & Spirits

Health & Beauty

For locations, please see the pull-out Visitor Map in the center of this booklet.

SHOP

610 Home

630-262-3770

www.610homegeneva.com

610 S. First Street MAP C13

610 Home is a boutique furniture store offering an ever evolving collection of transitional furniture and accessories. Design services available. M closed, Tu-Sa 10a-5p, Su 12-4p.

Aldi

630-879-8100

975 E. State Street MAP K

Always In Style

630-492-0846

www.aisgeneva.com

500 S. Third Street, Ste. 111 MAP C10

Always In Style is a consignment boutique for fashionable women’s clothing and accessories. We select only the best items from our consignors so that you can add that perfect piece to your wardrobe while helping the environment. M Closed, Tu-Sa 10a-5p, Su 11a-4p.

Anastazia-Treasures for the Home

630-208-8048

447 S. Third Street, Dodson Place MAP C9

Angelo’s Boutique

630-253-3485

www.facebook.com/danglesforwomen

12 S. Third Street MAP B5

The best deals in town for women’s clothing, accessories, scarves, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. New purses all at a great value! Stop in at this eclectic shop and you will not be disappointed! Voted one of the “Most Unique Gift Shops” by West Suburban Living. T-Sa 12-4p (adjusted seasonally)

Artemisia

630-262-0249

www.artemisiastyle.com

101 S. Third Street MAP C3

Global curated home designs mix with clothing, shoes, jewelry and accessory collections by small independent designers and artists. The second floor gallery features original contemporary art and uncommon finds. Extended hours during holidays and events. M-Th 10a-5p, F-Sa 10a-6p, Sun: 12-4p (Jan-April); 12p-5p (May-Dec).

Bare All Beauty Bar

630-777-7894

206 W. State Street MAP B4

Bare Moxie

331-248-0772

115 W. State Street MAP A3

bb Interiors

630-262-9400

600 S. First Street MAP C13

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Blinka Optical

630-343-9525

221 W. State Street MAP A4

C & W Market and Provisions

630-988-0705

609 W. State Street MAP A8

Cali & Chance

630-659-6548

www.facebook.com/caliandchance

228 S. Third Street MAP C6

Just cool stuff – that’s what you’ll find at this California-style boutique with Midwest roots and philosophy. We’re a fun, authentic, multi-generational lifestyle shop featuring clothing, jewelry, décor and gifts. Our selection is constantly evolving. Stop in and be inspired. M-Sa 11a-5p, Su 11a-5p. Adjusted seasonally.

Carlson’s Floors

630-232-4964

www.carlsonsfloors.com

728 W. State Street MAP B9

Family owned and operated since 1967, Carlson’s is your local source for fine floor coverings! Our showroom features carpet, area rugs, hardwood, tile, natural stone, and luxury vinyl products to suit a range of budgets. Visit our design sales consultants today!

CAROLINE

630-518-9599

9 N. Third Street MAP A4

Chi-cuterie 331-901-0474

321 Franklin Street MAP C6

Cocoon

630-232-8340

212 S. Third Street MAP C6

Coffee Drop Shop

630-845-3255

227 S. Third Street MAP C5

Collector’s Kid, The 630-402-9967

1419 E. State Street MAP K

Colour Line Hair Studio

630-208-8100

987 Randall Road MAP H

Cottage Geneva, The 847-409-5834

227 S. Third Street MAP C5

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Country Naturals

630-232-1172

316 Campbell Street MAP C6

Country Village Meats

630-345-6900

715 East State Street MAP K

Creative Sewing & Quilting

630-208-6789

11 N. First Street MAP A2

Crystal Bride, The

630-397-5040

207 W. State Street MAP A4

Crystal Life Technology, Inc.

630-208-6001

121 S. Third Street MAP C3

Cykel Cycles

773-259-5536

427 Stevens Street MAP L

Dancer’s Dream

331-248-0531

www.dancersdream.us

322 W. State Street, Ste. 104 MAP B5

Apparel, shoes, accessories, PuraVida & gifts for all your needs in performing arts, dance, gymnastics, barre/yoga and more. Dedicated to serving your needs from studio to stage. We carry items for girls, women, boys & men. M-By Appt Only, T-F 11a6p, Sa 10a-5p, Su CLOSED.

Daniele Saunders Photography

630-777-5739

314 W. State Street MAP B5

Dermatique Laser & Skin

630-262-2515

407 S. Third Street, Suite 240 MAP C9

Design Essentials, Inc.

630-444-2144

65 N. River Lane, Ste. 201 MAP B1

Edie Boutique

630-402-0129

301 W. State Street MAP A5

Elements Massage

630-232-7335

507 S. Third Street MAP C11

European Wax Center

630-332-2880

1056 Commons Drive MAP E

Evernia

630-457-5445

328 S. Third Street MAP C8

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Evoke Salon & Gallery

630-888-1313

1772 S. Randall Road MAP H

Exchange of Geneva, The 331-248-0801

219 W. State St. MAP A4

Eyedentity Vision Care

630-232-4211

309 W. Hamilton Street, Ste. A MAP A14

Flair on 3rd

630-845-4030

www.flairon3rd.com

312 S. Third Street MAP C8

Women & Children boutique featuring a contemporary mix of clothing, jewelry & accessories with up-to-date trends, classic staples and splurge items. A unique one-stop shop. Searching for the perfect gift or something special for yourself FLAIR ON 3RD has you covered. M-Th 10a-5p, F-Sa 10a-6p, Su 10a-5p. Extended hours during festivals & holiday season.

Flourish

630-457-5042

www.flourishgeneva.com

217 S. Third Street, Ste. 100 MAP C5

Flourish is a feminine and fun women’s boutique with an ethereal vibe. Shop and be inspired with the curated mix of clothing, jewelry, purses, candles & body care. Find us on instagram at flourishgeneva. M-Sat 11a-5:30, Sun 11:30-5:30. OPEN EVENINGS: May-December, Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights until 8:30pm!

Floyd’s 99 Barbershop

630-206-9099

1042 Commons Drive MAP E

FreshGround Roasting

630-457-4458

321 Stevens Street, Ste. N MAP L

Geneva ACE Hardware

630-208-6600

617 W. State Street MAP A8

Geneva Cabinet Gallery

630-232-9500

321 Stevens Street, Ste. H MAP L

Geneva Commons 630-262-0044

602 Commons Drive MAP E

Geneva Design House by Strawflower

630-232-7141

Please call for directions.

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Geneva History Museum Gift Shop

630-232-4951

www.genevahistorymuseum.org

113 S. Third Street MAP C3

In the heart of downtown, the Geneva History Museum offers Exhibitions, Research Services, Collections, Archives and a Gift Shop for Souvenirs. Tours and Educational Programs are offered regularly and can also be scheduled privately for groups.

Geneva Home Works

630-208-0040

33W622 Roosevelt Road, West Chicago MAP K

Geneva Opticians Ltd.

630-232-1559

1000 Randall Road, Ste. 100 MAP G

Gift Box, The/Scandinavian Imports

630-232-4151

www.genevagiftbox.com

310 W. State Street MAP B5

Celebrating over 75 years as Geneva’s only place to shop for unique gifts and delicious food from Sweden, Norway, Denmark & Finland. Explore 2 floors of clothing, linens, Dala horses, jewelry, books, home decor, kitchenware and more. We have the food for your Smorgasbord! M-Sa 10a-5p, Su 11a-4p (seasonally).

GROW Geneva

630-470-3637

220 S. Third Street MAP C6

Hälsa, The Aromatherapy Shop

630-208-8250

202 W. State Street MAP B4

Hare & Comb

847-624-4544

602 Commons Drive MAP E

Harvey’s Tales Bookshop

630-232-2991

216 James Street MAP C3

Haven Interiors Studio

630-402-0444

310 Campbell Street MAP C6

Image Awards, Engraving & Creative Keepsakes, Inc.

630-232-1313

1031 E. State Street MAP K

Inluro

630-730-9302

www.inluro.com

211 W. State Street MAP A4

INLURO offers a unique experience in pour-your-own natural soy candles and other home and personal fragrance products including fragrance mist, diffusers, shea butter lotion, sugar scrub, liquid hand soap, shower gel, and more. Enjoy an unparalleled, hands-on experience of creating your own signature scent at our fragrance bar! Wed-Sat 11am-7pm, Sun 11am-5pm.

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Isaac’s Upholstery & Furniture Solutions

630-208-9391

830 E. State Street MAP K

It’s A Girl Thing

630-234-2000

401 W. State Street MAP A6

J.McLaughlin

331-283-4001

29 S. Third Street MAP B4

Jade Clothing

630-457-5505

25 S. Third Street MAP B4

Kernel’s Gourmet Popcorn & More

630-232-7151

316 W. State Street MAP B5

Lash Dash

331-422-5637

117 W. State Street MAP A3

Little Barn Baby

331-248-0568

15 S. Third Street MAP B4

Little Red Barn Door

630-402-0072

21 S. Third Street MAP B4

Little Traveler, The 630-232-4200

www.littletraveler.com

404 S. Third Street MAP C10

Geneva’s original specialty shop, now in it’s 101st year! A Victorian home filled with gourmet foods, wines, kitchenware, women’s fashions, shoes, home décor, toys, Fair Trade goods, seasonal garden and Christmas décor. Atrium Café serving lunch, Afternoon Tea, and Sunday Brunch. T-F 11a-4:30p, Sa

10:30a-5p, Su 11a-4p.

Liz & Kate Boutique

630-208-0608

www.liznkate.com

407 S. Third Street, Ste. 174, Dodson Place MAP C9

Experience the latest in women’s fashion. You will find fabulous and affordable apparel styles designed to fit everyBODY. Our ever evolving collections of seasonal jewelry and handbags will add the finishing touch to any outfit. Gifts for all ages. M-Su 10a5p. Adjusted seasonally.

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Lush Salon & Suites

630-464-0274

211 James Street, Unit C MAP B4

Margaret Matson - Fine Jewelry

630-232-4500

312 S. Third Street MAP C8

Mia’s Wish

331-248-0411

17 S. Third Street MAP B4

Midwest Nice

630-957-7087

227 S. Third Street MAP C5

Mill Race Cyclery

630-232-2833

11 E. State Street MAP D1

Montage Salon & Spa

630-208-6000

612 W. State Street MAP B8

New Balance Geneva

630-845-9437

1749 S. Randall Road, Ste. C MAP H

Odalisque Beauty Apothecary

630-232-2070

101 S. Third Street, South Wing MAP C3

Olive Mill, The 630-262-0210

www.theolivemillstores.com

315 James Street MAP B5

For healthy eaters and foodies alike! Featuring 30+ olive oils and 30+ balsamic vinegars, stored in Italian stainless steel tanks. Bottled fresh after you taste! Olive oil skin care products, dips, chips, tapenades and more! Unique gifts. Located behind post office. M-F 10a-6p, Sa 10a-5:30p, Su 11a-4p.

OS² Salon, Inc.

331-248-0316

507 S. Third Street, Unit D MAP C11

Pärla

331-248-0632

www.parlageneva.com

122 Hamilton Street MAP A3

Curated fusion of gallery, jewelry, vintage, crystals, antique, home décor, wearables, designer purses and more. Unique gifts and décor. W 10-6 (May-Sep), Th-Sun 10-6.

PB Kitchen Design

630-208-1011

200 S. Third Street MAP C6

Peaceful Parlour

630-232-6300

212 S. Third Street MAP C6

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Pigtails & Crewcuts - Geneva

224-363-3253

1318 Commons Drive MAP E

PRIDE of Geneva, The 630-845-9300

1166 E. State Street MAP K

Proud Fox Frame Shop & Gallery

630-262-8797

www.proudfoxgallery.com

213 W. State Street MAP A4

A long established fine art gallery and custom frame shop. Original art of national and local artists. Over 5,000 frame choices for your special framing project. Customers are encouraged to take art home on approval. M-Th 10a-5:30p, F-Sa 10a-5p, Su 12-4p (Sundays Oct-Jan only).

Pug & Hound Pet Apothecary

630-465-0727

308 W. State Street MAP B5

Pure Barre Geneva

630-492-1224

500 S. Third Street, Ste. 123 MAP C10

RJA Design

630-262-9474

415 W. State Street MAP A6

Royal Wren, The 331-248-0344

11 S. Third Street MAP B4

Royal Wren’s Nest, The 630-345-6310

328 S. Third Street, Ste. 140 MAP C8

SavWay Fine Wines & Spirits

630-232-7707

www.savwaywines.com

515 W. State Street MAP A7

Established in 1933, its third generation continues SavWay’s legacy of competitive pricing. Experience big box selections in beer, spirits, and wine with small shop service. M-Tu 10:30a-7p, W-Sa 10a-8p, Su 11a-6p.

School of Rock Geneva

630-355-7625

15 W. State Street MAP A2

Seigle’s Cabinet Center, LLC

630-845-1300

728 W. State Street MAP B9

SG Geneva/Scentimental Gardens

630-232-1303

428 W. State Street MAP B6

630-232-6060

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Shoppes at 127

630-232-6446

127 S. Third Street MAP C3

Sola Salons Geneva

224-279-8822

1610 Commons Drive MAP E

Sounds Like Music

630-208-1500

224 W. State Street MAP B4

St. Vincent de Paul DejaVu Thrift Shop

630-232-6621

427 S. Fourth Street MAP C10

State Street Jewelers

630-232-2085

www.statestreetjewelers.com

230 W. State Street MAP B4

Our reputation in the Fox Valley and dedication to community shows we have a loyalty and standard for perfection. From engagement rings to custom jewelry creations with excellence in craftsmanship and customer service! M, Tu, W, & F 10a-6p, Th 10a-8p, Sa 10a-5p, Su 11a-4p.

StringWorks Violin Shop

630-454-5714

327 Franklin Street MAP C6

Swish Ave. Boutique

773-294-8148

1510 Commons Drive MAP E

Third Street Eyecare

630-232-7800

500 S. Third Street, Ste. 105 MAP C12

Tinker Belz Art LLC - Flameworked Glass Gallery and Studio

331-203-5162

227 S. Third Street MAP C5

Town & Country Gardens

630-232-6685

216 W. State Street MAP B4

Tricoci Salon & Spa

847-202-1900

1749 S. Randall Road MAP H

Twee Partees

773-450-4353

112 Commons Drive MAP E

Two Bostons - The Store for Happy Pets

630-402-0795

1900 S. Randall Road, Ste. 140 MAP G

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Uncommon Find, The 630-402-1485

227 S. Third Street MAP C5

Urban Artisan

331-248-0265

urbanartisangeneva.com

27 S. Third Street MAP B4

An exciting retail experience showcasing artisan-created home decor, gifts, apparel, and more curated by Black Angel Designs. Featuring handmade goods from Chicago area artists, Tri-City themed items, and the Chicago Wall of Flame with over 150 gourmet hot sauces. M-Sa 10a-6p; Su 11a-5p

Valley Vision Center

630-365-2020

2197 Blackberry Drive MAP F

Well Polished Nail Spa

630-232-6264

228 S. Third Street MAP C6

Wet Nose

630-232-7000

202 Commons Drive MAP E

Winding Deerpath, The 630-618-7608

www.windingdeerpath.com

316 Franklin Street MAP C6

Please visit our unique shop with beautiful items from local artists who are inspired by nature. We carry florals, artwork, holistic herbal products, jewelry, and many one-of-a-kind items. Also, coffee, tea, and beautiful cards. Follow us on Facebook The Winding Deerpath and Instagram @The Winding DeerpathGeneva.

Yoga Six

630-412-0229

577 S. Third Street, Ste. 100 MAP C11

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EAT & DRINK

Eat & Drink

Bring your appetite with you when you come to Geneva! Choose from 5-star restaurants, casual bistros and fine chocolatiers to cozy coffee houses, tempting bakeries and gourmet carry-out. And don’t forget our breweries and wineries!

With the diversity of cuisine, dining in Geneva is more than a meal, it is an experience.

DINING LEGEND:

Inexpensive

Moderate Expensive

For locations, please see the pull-out Visitor Map in the center of this booklet.

Eat & Drink

1910 Bar

630-845-9100

30 W. State Street, Ste. 200 MAP B2

318 Coffee House

630-845-3180

www.318coffeehouse.com

318 S. Third Street MAP C8

Enjoy homemade artisan donuts, fresh-baked pastries, scratchmade breakfast & lunch items, salads, sandwiches, soups, and savory night bites in our newly renovated bungalow-style home. Featuring locally roasted coffees, specialty drinks, and teas prepared by expert baristas. Share a glass of wine or a beer & a famous Graham’s Chocolate Fondue or cheese board with someone you love. Check our website & instagram @318coffeehouse for current hours of operation including our Extended Summer hours.

All Chocolate Kitchen

630-232-2395

33 S. Third Street MAP B4

Altiro Latin Fusion

630-232-7717

308 Anderson Boulevard MAP A10

Art History Brewing

630-345-6274

649 W. State Street MAP A8

Atlas Chicken Shack

331-248-0592

www.atlaschickenshack.com

511 S. Third Street MAP C11

Small place. Big Taste. This shack is on a mission to put out the best comfort food on the planet. Wings, tenders, sandwiches. Healthy chicken bowls, cheesy riceballs, slaws and beyond — with eight sauces to explore. All homemade. All delicious.

Atwater’s Restaurant & Lounge

630-208-8920

www.herringtoninn.com/dining

15 S. River Lane MAP B1

Voted “Most Romantic Restaurant”! Enjoy our intimate setting, al fresco dining and panoramic views of our courtyard and the Fox River. Join us in our lobby lounge and sample our extensive wine list. Open breakfast, lunch and dinner every day.

Aurelio’s Pizza

630-262-8440

330 W. State Street MAP B5

Barrel + Rye

630-402-0647

477 S. Third Street, Ste. 184 MAP C9

Beer Cellar, The

630-315-5060

204 W. State Street MAP B4

Bien Trucha

630-232-2665

410 W. State Street MAP B6

630-232-6060

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Burger and Sushi House B.A.S.H

630-587-2274

124 W. State Street MAP B3

Burger Local, The 630-232-2806

577 S. Third Street, Ste. 102 MAP C11

Buttermilk

630-845-0820

7 W. State Street MAP A2

Cookie Dough Bliss & Creamery

630-457-5197

cookiedoughblissgeneva.company.site

227 S. Third Street, Ste. 109 MAP C5

At Cookie Dough Bliss; we specialize in gourmet edible cookie dough and ice cream! We strive to bring a unique and exciting product to the community, along with an environment that is fun for the entire family! M Closed, Tu-Th 12-9p, Fri-Sat 12-9:30p

Sun 12-8p.

Copper Fox

630-345-6328

www.copper-fox.com

477 S. Third Street, Ste. 190 MAP C9

Geneva’s Event Location with two unique event spaces. Copper Fox also offers a Craft Kitchen and Bar. Copper Fox is the place to host everything from business meetings to wedding receptions, showers, and reunions. Catering available. Open Wednesday through Friday, 4-9p Saturday, 11 am - 9 pm. or by appointment Eventinquiries@foxfiregeneva.com.

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Cotto A Legna

331-248-0263

500 S. Third Street, Ste. 147 MAP C12

Craft Urban

331-248-8161

211 James Street MAP B4

Cravings

630-457-5058

113 W. State Street MAP A3

Currito

630-402-9968

1873 Randall Road MAP H

Dam Bar & Grill, The

630-845-3266

65 N. River Lane MAP A1

Deane’s Market & Deli

630-402-0139

500 S. Third Street, Ste. 141 MAP C12

Del Barrio Mezcaleria

331-248-0919

507 S. Third Street MAP C11

Egg Harbor Cafe

630-208-8940

477 S. Third Street MAP C9

El Molcajete Mexican Restaurant

630-457-5348

227 S. Third Street MAP C5

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Ella’s Italian Pub

630-457-1115

407 S. Third Street MAP C9

At Ella’s, our family-friendly dining experience starts with our handcrafted dough, accented by creative Italian pub-style street food offerings along with an extensive wine list, making it the perfect destination for any occasion. Just like riding a Vespa across the streets of Rome, join us for an Italian culinary journey like no other. What makes us different? It’s how we ”Dough It”!

Eye Candy Bake Shop

630-402-0326

228 S. Third Street MAP C6

Firewater BBQ & Brew

331-248-0270

524 W. State Street MAP B7

FoxFire Restaurant

630-232-1369

www.foxfiregeneva.com

17 W. State Street MAP A2

Celebrating 20 years, FoxFire is Kane County’s premier steakhouse at 17 W. State Street. Perfect for business, celebrations, or date nights, FoxFire is the place. Order online or make reservations at www.foxfiregeneva.com! Open Monday through Saturday with Kitchen Hours M-Th 11a-9p, F-Sa 11a-10p.

Gen Hoe Restaurant

630-232-8350

537 E. State Street MAP K

Geneva Ale House

630-262-3877

319 W. State Street MAP A5

Geneva Diner

630-232-1288

14 S. Second Street MAP B4

Geneva Wine Cellars & Tasting Room, LLC

630-232-8888

227 S. Third Street, Berry House Ste. 001 MAP C5

Geneva Winery

630-402-0739

426 S. Third Street, Suite 1A MAP C10

GIA MIA

630-405-5544

www.giamiapizzabar.com

13 N. Third Street MAP A4

A family-friendly restaurant concept designed around its custombuilt mosaic-tiled wood-fired pizza oven. Our chef-driven menu offers guests a variety of choices like our Neapolitan wood-fired pizzas, pasta, small plates, seafood dishes and fresh greens. Handcrafted cocktails and regional Italian-inspired wines. From guest favorites like Zucchini Fritters or Honeycomb + Ricotta, our seasonal and gluten-free menu has something for everyone. We also offer catering, mobile brick oven and outdoor dining. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook! #giamiapizzabar

630-232-6060

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Graham’s Fine Chocolates & Ice Cream

630-232-6655

www.grahamschocolate.com

302 S. Third Street MAP C8

Celebrating 35 years in business, the locals will tell you this is the place you go to buy hand-dipped chocolates in Geneva. Watch as Graham’s own candy makers create exquisite confections and rich homemade ice creams, sundaes & shakes. Enjoy relaxing in our Adirondack chairs. Voted Best Dessert 2020! We also ship our confections anywhere in the USA. Check our website & instagram @grahamshq for current hours of operation including our Extended Summer hours.

Hacienda Real

630-884-5998

1602 Commons Drive MAP E

The Herrington Inn & Spa

630-208-7433

www.herringtoninn.com

15 S. River Lane MAP B1

The Herrington Inn & Spa is the perfect location for your wedding reception, bridal/baby shower and that corporate meeting. Our unique space offers exposed brick, natural light & our River room connects to the Plaza patio offering wonderful outdoor space right on the River.

HEY SUGAR

630-262-8200

www.HeySugarGeneva.com

507 S. Third Street, Ste. E MAP C11

HEY SUGAR delights the senses with unique sweets and an experience like no other. From bold, over the top soft serve ice cream and Hot Cocoas, exquisite pastries, coffee bar, rare teas to creating the perfect Instagram memories, HEY SUGAR is worth the visit. Visit www.HeySugarGeneva.com or follow on instagram heysugar.geneva for more info.

Josef’s Elegante Meats & Deli

630-262-1878

716 W. State Street, Ste. A MAP B9

Little Traveler/Atrium Café

630-232-4200

404 S. Third Street MAP C10

Livia Italian Eatery

630-402-6444

www.liviaitalianeatery.com

207 S. Third Street, Ste. 100 MAP C5

Our Northern Italian cuisine and dining space décor lends itself to perfect date night destination, girls’ night out or business luncheons. True to organic, farm-to-street food quality, our chef-driven menu offers pasta, fresh greens, small plates, crowd favorite New Zealand Lamb Chops, Sandwiches and House Specialties. Paired with our handcrafted cocktails and regional Italian-inspired wines, your culinary senses will be delighted. We offer catering services and outdoor dining. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook! #liviaitalianeatery

McAlister’s Deli

630-402-0340

1492 S. Randall Road MAP G

Nancy’s Pizza

630-262-0670

1772 S. Randall Road, Ste. 200 MAP G

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Niche

630-262-1000

14 S. Third Street MAP B5

Nobel House

630-402-0452

305 W. State Street MAP A5

Nosh

630-845-1570

22 N. Third Street MAP A5

Nothing Bundt Cakes

630-402-0311

1086 Commons Drive MAP E

Oscar Swan Country Inn

630-232-0173

www.oscarswan.com

1800 W. State Street MAP F

1836 country estate with majestic gardens, vintage mansion and rustic barn. Outdoor tent and plenty of parking for events of all kinds. Offering specialty meals and custom menus. A special place, tucked away off of Rt. 38, with atmosphere and a touch of pizazz. Email Nina@oscarswan.com for more information.

Papa Saverio’s 630-845-5555

605 W. State Street MAP A8

Patten House of Geneva, The 630-492-5040

124 S. Second Street MAP C3

Penrose Brewing Company

630-232-2115

www.penrosebrewing.com

509 Stevens Street MAP L

Geneva’s national award winning microbrewery specializes in small batch brewing, fresh hop flavors, and a wide variety of beer styles. Visit the taproom to sample a flight, or grab a growler of brewery fresh beer to go.

Pho Xich Lo

331-248-6785

507 S. Third Street, Ste. A MAP C11

Poke Burrito

630-580-8866

17 N. Fourth Street MAP A5

Preservation 630-208-1588

www.Preservationgeneva.com

513 S. Third Street MAP C11

Restaurant, mixology, house and wine bar, Preservation is a destination for creative dishes, artisan cheese/meats, eclectic cocktails and firstclass wine list-enjoyed in a hip, laid back scene featuring live music, outdoor seating, and a diverse mix of diners and sippers. T-Th 11a-9p, F-Sa 11a-10p. Closed Sunday & Monday.

Riganato Old World Grille

331-248-0191

700 E. State Street MAP K

Riverside Receptions & Conference Center

630-232-1330

35 N. River Lane MAP A1

630-232-6060

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Rookies All American Pub and Grill

630-402-0468

www.rookiespub.com

1996 S. Kirk Road MAP J

Family oriented sports pub and grill at the Fox Valley Ice Arena. All sports shown, NFL package and more! Large patio, party room for team parties and more! Full menu featuring burges, pizza, BBQ Ribs, sandwiches, wraps, tacos, salads and more!! Full Catering menu.

Sergio’s Cantina

630-845-9200

30 W. State Street MAP B2

Stockholm’s

630-208-7070

www.stockholmsbrewpub.com

306 W. State Street MAP B5

A full service, upscale restaurant & micro-brewery in a comfortable atmosphere. Our foods are freshly prepared with the highest quality ingredients. All our hand-crafted beers are brewed in an Old World Tradition, cask-conditioned and unfiltered, for a full-balanced flavor.

Kitchen Hours: M-Th 11a-10p, F-Sa 11a-10:30p and Su 10a-9p (patio & bar can remain open later).

Tacatz Tacos

630-457-5555

1479 E. State Street MAP K

Third Street Station

630-232-9448

300 Crescent Place MAP C12

Tropical Smoothie Cafe

630-402-0726

1080 Commons Drive MAP E

Up North Wine Tasting Room

630-345-6833

9 N. 2nd Street MAP A3

Villa Verone Ristorante Italiano

630-232-2201

416 Hamilton Street MAP A6

Walrus Room, The 630-881-7557

415 W. State Street, Ste. 105 MAP A6

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STAY

Stay

When you want to get away for the weekend or just an overnight, there’s no place more delightful than Geneva. From relaxing bed & breakfasts to the finest in hotels, the Geneva area has lodgings to accommodate every budget.

After a day of shopping or golf, you can catch a show, or a romantic dinner, then luxuriate with a massage or nightcap at your choice of lodging. Pamper yourself in Geneva!

LODGING LEGEND:

Inexpensive Moderate

Expensive Luxury

For locations, please see the pull-out Visitor Map in the center of this booklet.

Stay

Geneva Accommodations

Campbell Street Cottage

224-239-7377

216 Campbell Street MAP C3

Comfort Inn & Suites of Geneva

630-208-8811

www.comfortinngeneva.com

1555 E. Fabyan Parkway MAP J

Newly Renovated Award Winning Hotel located minutes from historic downtown Geneva. Enjoy our amenities which include complimentary hot breakfast, free WiFi, indoor pool, whirlpool, free parking and outstanding guest service. Meeting space available. For your comfort we are 100% non-smoking!

Herrington Inn & Spa, The 630-208-7433

www.herringtoninn.com

15 S. River Lane MAP B1

Enjoy this AAA 4-Diamond boutique hotel, rooms with fireplaces, balconies and whirlpool tub-located downtown Geneva with luxurious amenities in a breathtaking waterfront setting. Complimentary continental breakfast, turndown service with cookies & milk and WIFI. Atwater’s Restaurant offers panoramic views and daily specials. Experience our day spa offering massages, facials and body treatments along with a tranquility room for extended relaxation. The Inn is perfect for weddings, romantic getaways or corporate meetings.

Oscar Swan Country Inn

630-232-0173

www.oscarswan.com

1800 W. State Street MAP F

Cozy bed and breakfast offering historic accommodations. Pre-arranged private events including wedding ceremonies and receptions. Beautiful outdoor grounds and gardens for your special events. Brunch and themed events presented throughout the year.

Accommodations in Surrounding Areas

Hotel Baker

630-584-2100

100 W. Main Street, St. Charles

My Place Hotel

630-256-8485

1000 Kilbery Lane, North Aurora

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton - St. Charles 630-584-0222

2875 Foxfield Road, St. Charles

630-232-6060

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GENEVA GETAWAY GIFT CERTIFICATES

Surprise someone you love with a getaway or shopping spree in Geneva. Gift certificates redeemable at more than 160 shops, restaurants and hotels are available in denominations of $5, $10 and $20. Gift certificates can be purchased at the Geneva Chamber of Commerce office or online at www.genevachamber.com. visitgenevail.com • 630-232-6060 Sign up today for the Choice Privileges® rewards program at the hotel front desk or at ChoicePrivileges.com. Behind every visit to Geneva is a great night. Discover What Our Guests Love About Us! We offer packages for Sports, Leisure, Business, Weddings and much more! All guest rooms include a Complimentary Hot Breakfast, Indoor Pool and FREE WiFi! 1555 E. Fabyan Parkway • Geneva, IL 60134 630.208.8811 www.comfortinngeneva.com VISITGENEVAIL.COM 33

Get away from the everyday in scenic Geneva! Enjoy winding bike trails, ice skating, kayaking, canoeing and disc golf. Or simply take a walk in the beautiful Fabyan Forest Preserve.

Cheer on our Kane County Cougars or challenge yourself at some of Chicagoland’s finest golf courses during the spring and summer. Fall and winter brings fans to root for the Chicago Steel Hockey team. Any season is the right season to play in Geneva.

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PARKS & RECREATION

BestLife Fitness

www.genevaparks.org

Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center

630-232-4501

3507 Kaneville Road

BestLife Fitness is more than your ordinary gym — it is a full-service community fitness destination, offering affordable membership options for both residents and non-residents. BestLife at SPRC also offers an indoor walking/running track, steam room, and a 2-court gymnasium with indoor pickleball and other open gym opportunities.

Sunset Community Center

630-232-4542

710 Western Avenue

BestLife Fitness is more than your ordinary gym — it is a full-service community fitness destination, offering affordable membership options for both residents and non-residents. BestLife at Sunset also offers a functional fitness studio and a racquetball court.

Good Templar Park

630-232-4208

www.goodtemplarpark.org

528 East Side Drive

A beautiful wooded private park with athletic fields, covered pavilion, bandstand, campground situated on 60 acres. The park hosts Good Templar Swedish Viking Midsummer & Cottages in the Woods. Cottage Walk and Viking Ship Tours are available. Call for rental information.

Island Park

630-232-4542

www.genevaparks.org

Located along the Fox River, Island Park is a popular location for a number of events throughout the year, including outdoor weddings and family events. This scenic park features gardens, bike trails, picnic shelter and a large playground. Enter park from Water Street, just south of Route 38 on east side of bridge.

The Links Disc Golf

630-232-4542

www.genevaparks.org

101 North Street (in Wheeler Park)

The Links is a scenic, year-round, 18-hole disc golf course that utilizes the beautiful wooded hills of Wheeler Park to offer a variety of challenging basket placements. Hole 1 is located near the Stone Creek Miniature Golf Course.

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Mill Creek Pool

630-232-7640

www.genevaparks.org

39W125 S. Mill Creek Drive

Mill Creek Pool includes a fun 25-meter, 5-lane flat-water pool; a separate zero-depth play pool with a water mushroom and spray bubblers; and an interactive water sprayground. Lockers and showers, concessions, and pool rentals are also available.

Peck Farm Park

630-262-8244

www.genevaparks.org

4038 Kaneville Road

This picturesque 385-acre park includes a history gallery, a gift shop, an observation silo, a sensory garden, a seasonal butterfly house, Hawk’s Hollow Nature Playground, nature trails, picnic areas, and an outdoor amphitheater with a fire pit. Weddings, birthday parties, room rentals, and nature classes are also available.

RiverPark

630-232-4542

www.genevaparks.org

North River Lane

RiverPark is a community inspired and built park. It represents community enhancement and cooperation at its best. Enjoy outdoor summer concerts or simply the beautiful setting.

Stone Creek Miniature Golf

630-262-2228

www.genevaparks.org

101 North Street (in Wheeler Park)

Enjoy a round of mini golf on this spectacular, river-themed mini golf course that features 18 uniquely challenging holes. The windmill, water wheel, real running water creek, wishing well, and dynamite shack are just some of the features you’ll face while attempting to achieve the lowest score possible. Concessions, birthday parties, and group rentals are available.

Sunset Pool

630-232-4542

www.genevaparks.org

710 Western Avenue

Splash into fun with a variety of great features including a sprayground, an aquatic playground, climbing walls, eight lap lanes, water slides, zero-depth area, and more. Lockers and showers, concessions, and pool rentals are also available.

Wheeler Park

630-232-4542

www.genevaparks.org

822 N. First Street

This 57-acre park features flower and nature gardens, hiking, tennis, ball fields, access to riverside bicycle trail, picnicking, miniature golf, 18 hole disc golf.

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BIKE TRAILS

630-232-5980

www.kaneforest.com

Fox River Trail

www.kaneforest.com

Great Western Trail

www.kaneforest.com

Virgil L. Gilman Trail

www.kaneforest.com

Illinois Prairie Path

630-752-0120

www.ipp.org

OUT & ABOUT

Geneva Public Library

630-232-0780

gpld.org

227 S. Seventh Street MAP B8

Discover, be inspired, and grow at the Library. Kids play and explore. Adults enjoy classes, DIY projects, or reserve spaces to meet or work. With 100+ programs monthly - storytimes, lectures, crafts, technology, cooking demos – there’s something for everyone!

Weathered Ways Farm

630-550-0340

Weatheredways.com

1N055 Brundige Road, Elburn

Weathered ways is a community focused agriculture venue hosting events centered around community, family, and farming. Events include social hours, farmers markets, movie nights, and more. Follow us on instagram for more information.

Windy Acres Farmstand and Greenhouse

630-232-6429

www.windyacresfarmstand.com

37W446 Fabyan Parkway (¼ m. west of Randall Rd) MAP G

Outdoor family entertainment! Summer fruit festivals, kid’s activities, u-pick apple orchard, Fall festival. Plus, visit the farm stand and find fresh fruits and vegetables, honey, jams, eggs, and cheese. Your local farm filled with fun! Quality products and delicious food. Open seasonally. 9a-6p, 7 days a week. Call for current hours.

THE ARTS

Playhouse 38

630-232-4542

www.genevaparks.org

321 Stevens Street, Suite P MAP L

The Geneva Park District’s Playhouse 38 is the ultimate community theatre experience in downtown Geneva, now celebrating 10 years! Playhouse 38 is home to the Geneva Park District’s Cultural Arts program, which offers actors of all ages the opportunity to become creative, expressive, and confident on stage through a variety of performances, classes and camps.

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Kane Repertory Theatre

678-296-8975

619 W. Main Street, St. Charles

Steel Beam Theatre

630-587-8521

111 W. Main Street, St. Charles

The Hemmens Cultural Center

847-931-5900

45 Symphony Way, Elgin

Water Street Studios

630-761-9977

160 S. Water Street, Batavia

MUSEUMS & TOURS

Chicagoland Brews Cruise

331-551-3510

Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden

630-377-6424

www.ppfv.org

1925 S. Batavia Avenue/Fabyan Forest Preserve

This Frank Lloyd Wright redesigned house contains the Fabyan estate’s collection of Asian artifacts, natural history specimens, original furniture and more! The estate was also involved in codebreaking that impacted both World Wars, and pioneering research and development in acoustics. Explore the historic Japanese Garden and enjoy the tranquil blend of nature and design. Both sites are open May-September. Check the website for hours. Private tours available by appointment.

Fermilab

630-840-3000

Pine Street & Kirk Road, Batavia

Geneva History Museum

630-232-4951

www.genevahistorymuseum.org

113 S. Third Street MAP C3

In the heart of downtown, the Geneva History Museum offers Exhibitions, Research Services, Collections, Archives and a Gift Shop for Souvenirs. Tours and Educational Programs are offered regularly and can also be scheduled privately for groups.

Viking Ship

331-248-1903

www.vikingship.us

528 East Side Drive MAP K

The Viking is an exact, 78 foot replica of an ancient Viking ship discovered in Norway in 1880. Hand built in 1893, she sailed from Bergen, Norway to become a star attraction of the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Open monthly for public tours by Viking-clad guides starting April 15. Visit the ship’s website for information.

630-232-6060

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SPORTS & FUN

Adventures in Scavenger Hunting

630-222-4234

Chicago Steel Hockey

855-51-STEEL

1996 S. Kirk Road MAP J

Impastato Golf Academy

630-386-2033

2100 Enterprise Avenue MAP J

Fox Valley Ice Arena and Fitness Center

630-262-0690

1996 S. Kirk Road MAP J

Kane County Cougars

630-232-8811

www.kccougars.com

34W002 Cherry Lane MAP J

The Kane County Cougars have been at the forefront of family-friendly entertainment since 1991. In 2021, the Cougars joined the American Association of Professional Baseball, an official Partner League of Major League Baseball.

Northwestern Medicine Cross Country Course

www.chicagotrack.org

behind the Strikers Indoor Soccer facility just west of Kirk Road MAP J

The Northwestern Medicine Cross Country Course is a championship caliber running facility for competitive running events or a nice place to just jog. The Course features groomed grass running trails with a scenic overview of the Fox River Valley. Open daily from sunrise to sunset.

X-Golf Geneva

331-248-0078

1900 S. Randall Road, Ste. 120 MAP G

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