Stores

Plan Your Season of Road Trips
Get a free 2021 Travel I&M Canal Towns Guide!
Joliet Area Restaruant Week
April 15 to 30 - A Celebration of Flavor for Savers

229 Estates

Vintage and antique items brought in daily from Estates for resale. Walk-ins welcome, percentages vary.

Learn More

A Mess of Things

Welcome to "a mess of things". You will find vintage, shabby chic, repurposed, recycled, home decor, clothing, accessories, this and that...and more! We are located in downtown Ottawa where there is plenty of free parking, shopping and restaurants to enjoy while making a trip to see us.

Learn More

Century 21 Windsor Realty

Century 21 Windsor Realty makes your dream home in Ottawa, Marseilles, Streator, Grand Ridge, Seneca, LaSalle, Peru, Serena and Wedron a reality. Whether you are a first time home buyer, experienced investor or buying your third home, Century 21 Windsor Realty provides you with all of the information needed to help you choose the right property, make an offer, negotiate, financing, moving and everything involved to make your real estate decision. Century 21 Windsor Realty looks ...

Learn More

Clarks Run Antiques

Let's go antiquing! Rusty, old, recycled, weathered, vintage, chippy, trendy or cool. It's the thrill of the hunt and the excitement of the find.

Learn More

Clarks Run Creek Wine & Gifts

Clarks Run Creek Wine & Gifts is located near Spirit Knob, Blue Sky, Kickapoo Creek and Pheasant Hollow. Their store has the perfect environment for getting a taste of the local culture and spending time with friends. With a spacious lounge, it offers their guests a place to relax, talk and enjoy their wine. Venue rentals are available as well for bachelorette parties, bridal showers and more. Live music and other events are featured through out the year as well.

Learn More

Fine Field Pottery Company

Fun, functional pottery and custom creations. Found in K's Secret Garden in Streator. Demonstrations and classes available. See our website for more information: finefieldpottery.com

Learn More

H & H Mercantile/Veranda

H & H Mercantile in Streator, Illinois offers the largest selection of vintage vinyl in LaSalle County. The store has many eclectic and unique items, such as antiques, jewelry, collectibles, housewares, small furniture and more. Located on historic Main Street in Downtown Streator, H & H Mercantile provides big city shopping at small town prices.

Learn More

Handy Foods

Your Friendly Everyday Store, offering Groceries, Dairy, Frozen, Liquor. Famous for their Meat Department, Produce, Deli and Bakery. They also have Lotto/Lottery, Floral and a wide Magazine Selection.

Learn More

Herman's Liquor and Wine Store

Herman’s Package Store offers its customers a wide selection of domestic and imported beers, wines, and spirits, along with sodas, tobacco products, snacks, and bar supplies. Herman’s Package Store has been serving the Ottawa Starved Rock area since 1944. Make sure to pick up some local favorite craft beer, Radium City and Tangled Roots Brewing Company.

Learn More

Jobst Monuments & Gifts

Jobst Monuments & Gifts is two shops in one, housed in an historic 1800’s building. The store carries unique gifts for the home and garden, as well as provide family and civic memorials. When visiting Jobst Monuments & Gifts be sure to stop by the fairy garden corner. A great store to stop at when visiting the Starved Rock area.

Learn More

K's Secret Garden

K’s Secret Garden in Streator, Illinois is your shopping destination for unique gifts and creations. Whether you are looking for a gift for that special someone or birthday, K’s Secret Garden has the perfects gifts for all occasions.

Learn More

Lock 16 Cafe & Gift Shop

The Lock 16 Gift Shop is located at the Lock 16 Visitor Center in LaSalle. Gift Shop boasts a wide selection of unique gifts, seasonal décor, cards, books, souvenirs and mementos and exclusive I&M Canal Boat items. No matter the occasion you’re sure to find the perfect I&M Canal themed gifts at the Lock 16 Gift Shop.

Learn More

Prairie Fox Books

Prairie Fox Books is an independent bookstore in Ottawa, Illinois. The book store features an English library-style atmosphere and offering tea and knowledgeable booksellers. The store is home to “Sonny the Cat," say hi to this reading companion before departing with your books. Prairie Fox Books hopes to create a community gathering space for book lovers of the area.

Learn More

Rock Paper Scissors

Rock Paper Scissors in Downtown Ottawa features a wide array of educational toys, games and school supplies for children of all ages. The includes hands-on experiences for educational learning, and an open space for classes, workshops and events. Rock Paper Scissors is Starved Rock Country’s headquarters for teachers and students.

Learn More

SaltTreeYoga

A trip to the Starved Rock State Park area is refreshing, especially when you make a stop at Ottawa's SaltTreeYoga. Everything at SaltTreeYoga focuses on restoring wellness and balance to the body, mind, and spirit. All services help with pain, detox, and/or relaxation. So many people in today's world are looking for more proactive choices to support their health and well-being. Their goal is to provide some of the latest natural healing methods and educational opportunities ...

Learn More

The Cafe at Starved Rock Lodge

The Starved Rock Café is open daily and conveniently located on the west end of the property, just off the Lobby. Stop in for a breakfast sandwich, delicious coffee or a caramel latte. Place your to-go order in the Café for breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks. Try our delicious fudge or Artisan ice cream (we make both right here at the Lodge). We also have craft beer by the can and Illinois-made wines. The Cafe also carries travel supplies.

Learn More

Weeta's Boutique

Ladies unique clothing located on the scenic Illinois River in Starved Rock Country! Well known for providing personal attention to every detail.

Learn More

Scenes from Around the Corridor