Periodically over the spring and summer, First Light host Brian O’Keefe has hit the road to visit some of the region’s great road side attractions. The road trip vacation distractions came into their heyday before the arrival of the interstate highways, and they’re still out there ready to break up a long drive. For this Illinois Adventure, Brian went to learn more about what may be the state’s original roadside attraction
Periodically this spring and summer, First Light host Brian O’Keefe is taking listeners on an Illinois Adventure. He’s visiting some staples of classic road-trips. You may think roadside attractions are a thing of the past, but they’re still out there and there are plenty within a short drive of the Chicago area.