Roughly 100 miles due west of downtown Chicago, Dixon is situated along the Rock River and offers a quiet, relaxing alternative to the rush of modern life. Whether you most enjoy boating, paddling and fishing, diving into American history, exploring the great outdoors or tasting the latest cuisine, Dixon is where you will find it all in a quaint, small-town setting.

  • 25 parks with abundant hiking & biking trails
  • Home to Abraham Lincoln & Ronald Reagan
  • Non-profit fine arts gallery
  • Charming bookstore
  • Recreation center featuring bowling, laser tag & indoor rock climbing