June 30 deadline for second deer permit lottery
By Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Resident and nonresident deer hunters can apply for the second lottery drawing for 2018 firearm and muzzleloader only deer permits.
June 30 is the deadline to apply for the second lottery.
For more information, check the IDNR website.
Season dates include the first firearm season Nov. 16 - 18, 2018; second firearm season Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 2018; muzzleloader only season Dec. 7 - 9, 2018.
Hunters may also use a muzzleloader permit with a muzzleloader during the second firearm season Nov. 29 - Dec. 2.