Carbondale is only a few miles north from the point of greatest duration. At approximately 1:20 p.m. CDT on August 21, 2017, you can experience the total solar eclipse for 2 minutes and 38 seconds!
Come walk around the grounds of Giant City Lodge and enjoy the scenery. Finish up with a well renowed meal of Fried Chicken at the Lodge!
Centrally located among the best vineyards in the midwest. Make Carbondale your starting point for an exciting wine tasting tour of southern Illinois.
Warm weather is bringing out the citizens of Carbondale to enjoy one of the beautiful parks in Carbondale
Best of the Midwest Reported Carbondale Farmers' Market was AAA's 3rd Pick for Summer Destinations!
Friends enjoying a night out by the fire at one of the many local winerys in the area.
City Hall / Civic Center
200 South Illinois Avenue