Illinois

Browse the best Illinois roadside attractions, tourist traps, road food, and more at Silly America. Plan your next road trip through Illinois and find all the most iconic (and silliest) sites along the way!

Big Antlers in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

Big Antlers in Casey, Illinois

Oh deer, have you seen these big antlers? Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. The town is home over thirty roadside attractions, including twelve record holding world’s largest things! One of the roadside attractions you’ll find in Casey, Illinois are...

World's Largest Teeter Totter in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

World’s Largest Teeter Totter in Casey, Illinois

They say that what goes up must come down. And the twelfth world’s largest thing in Casey, Illinois, definitely goes up. And down. And up and down. And up and down. It’s the world’s largest teeter totter. At 82 feet long this isn’t your average playground seesaw.  While it might look...

World's Largest Barbershop Pole in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

World’s Largest Barbershop Pole in Casey, Illinois

This Illinois roadside attraction might just be a cut above the rest — it’s the world’s largest barbershop pole in Casey, Illinois. Casey’s world’s largest barbershop pole was created by resident big thing builder Jim Bolin who made all twelve Guinness World Record holding objects in town...

Giant Mouse Trap in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

Big Mouse Trap in Casey, Illinois

Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. The town is home to over thirty roadside attractions, including twelve record holding world’s largest things! And while this roadside attraction might not be the world’s largest, your best laid plans in Casey should...

Big Nail Puzzle in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

Big Nail Puzzle in Casey, Illinois

Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. The town is home to over thirty roadside attractions, including twelve record holding world’s largest things! One of the newest things to see in town is the big nail puzzle. This roadside attraction nailed it when it comes to...

World's Largest Key in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

World’s Largest Key in Casey, Illinois

What do you do when your town is already home to the World’s Largest Wind Chime, World’s Largest Golf Tee, World’s Largest Pitchfork, World’s Largest Rocking Chair, World’s Largest Wooden Shoes, and World’s Largest Mailbox? Build more big things of...

Big Yardstick in Casey, Illinois Roadside Attraction

Big Yardstick in Casey, Illinois

Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. The town is home to over thirty roadside attractions, including twelve record holding world’s largest things! While it’s not the biggest big thing in town, you might still say that this one rules them all: the big...