Fulton County is surrounded by over 30 miles of Illinois River and 40 miles of the Spoon River. Not only does Fulton County offer an escape from the hustle of the city, but it provides many ways for you to shop locally and support small businesses.

Blessing Primitives in Canton is a must-stop shop for holiday shopping. With a wide range of home decor, primitives, antiques and candles, Blessing Primitives makes gift shopping easy! Shop Local 365

Di’s Boutique is another great stop for unique and special items. Shop from a selection of women’s boutique clothing and accessories.

While in Fulton County, you have to make a stop at Big Horse Vineyards in Lewistown for a relaxing glass of wine or a great lunch. You can also take a stroll and visit their draft horses. Plus, wine makes for the perfect holiday gift!

If you’ve worked up an appetite, Elm St Cafe is a local favorite for tasty American food. Enjoy an all-day breakfast or choose from their lunch or dinner menu. Try the ribeye steak sandwich or the chicken cheddar ranch wrap!