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Mt. Vernon Travel Must Haves

Located at the crossroads of two major interstates, it just makes sense to stop in Mt. Vernon! Whatever the reason for your trip, we want to make sure you make the most of it. Planning can sometimes be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be! The Mt. Vernon Tourism office, located inside the Mt. Vernon Convention & Visitors Bureau, has all the resources needed to plan a perfect stay. Check out our top must-haves for traveling to Mt. Vernon.

Mt. Vernon has over 50 restaurants to choose from! Check out the restaurant tab to decide which food sounds best. Both local and chain restaurants are listed. Whatever you’re in the mood for, we want to help place you in the right direction. Most local restaurants also have a Facebook page with more information.

More Maps
Grab a copy of our tablet map at the Convention & Visitors Bureau for a more in-depth look into the roads and highways going through Mt. Vernon. We also have maps of the county. Our building is open Monday- Friday 8 a.m.- 5 p.m


This Week in Mt. Vernon
This Week In Mt. Vernon is an online weekly newsletter listing the events happening in Mt. Vernon. Email [email protected] to be on the newsletter list.

You can also visit the Events tab now to learn more about upcoming events.

Trip Ideas
Visit the Trip Ideas tab to browse a list of itineraries. Get ideas for your next date night, family day, or girls trip.


Mt. Vernon Bingo
Save or print this fun Bingo card of attractions, restaurants, and places in Mt. Vernon. Play with family and friends as you discover new favorites!


Social Media
Make sure you are following our social media pages for more tourism related news in Mt. Vernon!

Facebook- Enjoy Mt. Vernon

Instagram- @enjoymtvernonil

Twitter- @EnjoyMtVernon

Don’t forget to tag us in pictures of your visit!

Give Us a Call
Here at the Mt. Vernon Convention & Visitor’s Bureau, we are happy to answer all of your questions about Mt. Vernon. Call anytime between 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Request a visitor’s packet in the mail to receive all of the guides and maps mentioned above for free. We hope to see you soon in Mt. Vernon!