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The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) encompasses the communities and counties along the historic 97-mile Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor. The Heritage Corridor spans from the Chicago Portage Area just southwest of Chicago to LaSalle-Peru including the counties of Will, Grundy, LaSalle and Putnam. The region conveniently located along I-55 from Chicago to Joliet along I-80 west to LaSalle-Peru.

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August Hill Winery & Illinois Sparkling Co – November Wine News

Utica Veteran’s Day Parade & Air Show

Utica will be closing down Mill Street for the Veteran's Day Parade! The Utica Veterans Day parade is certainly a sight to see and is one of the largest parades in the state. Along with the parade, there will be a Lima Lima flyover and over 150 different military vehicles on display. Military vehicles will be on display beginning at 8 am and the parade starts at 1 pm. This is one parade you don’t want to miss!

At the Tasting Room, open 11 am - 6 pm, members of the USS Illinois commissioning committee will be available. This committee provides ongoing support for the USS Illinois submarine crew. Stop and say "hi" and thank them for all their work. Veterans will receive a free tasting when they visit the Tasting Room.

Nouveau Release

On November 10, come out to the Tasting Room to celebrate the French tradition of Nouveau with the first wine from the 2017 Harvest. The 2017 Nouveau wine is going to available online and in their Tasting Room. The August Hill Winery Insider’s Club members will receive Nouveau for their November shipment. This 2017 Nouveau is a light, red wine that will compliment a traditional Thanksgiving meal perfectly!