Datebook

Mar 3 – Dec 31 all-day
12:00 am
Location: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum On display are the selected entries to the ALPLM Children’s Art Contest rom throughout the state. FREE; Museum admission required.
Children’s Art Contest @ Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Mar 23 – Dec 31 all-day
12:00 am
On display are the selected entries to the ALPLM Children’s Art Contest rom throughout the state. FREE; Museum admission required.
May 7 @ 7:30 am – Nov 5 @ 7:30 am
41st Opening of the Downtown Evanston Farmers' Market @ Downtown Evanston Farmers' Market | Evanston | Illinois | United States
7:30 am
Make Evanston your Saturday morning destination! Visit our popular Farmer’s Market for the best locally grown and raised vegetables, fruits, meats, plants and added-value products from around the Midwest! Enjoy the weekly music, grab a[...]
History Comes Alive @ Old State Capitol State Historic Site
Jun 8 – Aug 13 all-day
12:00 am
Throughout the summer, History Comes Alive provides opportunities to experience life in the nineteenth century. Visitors and residents will find downtown Springfield and the Lincoln historic sites bustling with costumed interpreters portraying the people who[...]
Farmers Market at St. John’s/Naperville @ Farmers Market at St. John's/Naperville
Jun 8 @ 3:00 pm – Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm
Farmers Market at St. John's/Naperville @ Farmers Market at St. John's/Naperville | Naperville | Illinois | United States
3:00 pm
Weekly farmers market featuring local produce, fresh flowers, baked goods, meats, honey, eggs, and other goodies. Join the fun each Wednesday afternoon beginning on June 8 from 3 to 7 PM
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm
Gym Bobs Jamboree 50's and 60's Show @ Gym Bobs | Louisville | Illinois | United States
1:00 pm
(Please note in regards to address/location – this show is held in the village of Bible Grove but has a Louisville zip code) Sunday July 31, Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the[...]
Aug 3 all-day
12:00 am
Dates for August Aug 3 Aug 10 Aug 17 Aug 24 Aug 31 Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and[...]
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Handicap Accessible & parking View over 200 Quilts Vote for Viewer’s Choice Challenge quilts Bed turning Kitchen store Treasure Chest Memorials Shop Vendors Raffle Quilt New this year Raffle Baskets Scissor Sharpening Carol Butzke, AQS,[...]
Archaeology Day at Cahokia Mounds @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Learn about archaeology at this family oriented event. Watch experts demonstrate ancient Indian crafts such as bow and arrow making, flintknapping, tool making, fingerweaving and spinning fibers, stone carving, plant uses, and identifying animal bones[...]
Aug 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
Galena Territory Farmers Market (open to the public) 8am-12pm
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
FROGfest 2016 @ Dahinda Methodist Church
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
FROGfest 2016 @ Dahinda Methodist Church | Dahinda | Illinois | United States
3:00 pm
FROGfest 2016 is fun for the whole family. Frog races, bounce houses, train rides, volleyball, Cake Walk, Frog kissing, Pulled Pork sandwiches and Fried Frog Legs. Blue Grass music by the King Family Band from[...]
Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show @ Sandwich Fairgrounds
Aug 14 all-day
Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show @ Sandwich Fairgrounds | Sandwich | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
Share in the thrill of the hunt and the satisfaction of the find. Discover treasures and hard-to-find items at the historic Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show is dedicated to providing a[...]
Litchfield Pickers Market @ Downtown Litchfield, IL
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Litchfield Pickers Market @ Downtown Litchfield, IL | Litchfield | Illinois | United States
9:00 am
This open-air market, specializing in items prior to 1980 and refurbished vintage and antique items, brings hundreds of vendors to the streets of downtown Litchfield. For more information log on to www.VisitLitchfield.com/events
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
Day at the Farm @ Dickson-Murst Farm
Aug 21 all-day
Day at the Farm @ Dickson-Murst Farm | Montgomery | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
Visitors to Day at the Farm will see how the oats are removed from the chaff and straw with an antique threshing machine/separator. Kids can pet farm animals, play on a pedal tractor pull, and[...]
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
Galena Territory Farmers Market (open to the public) 8am-12pm  
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
The Patty Waszak Variety Show @ The Gathering Place Off Broadway
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Patty Waszak Variety Show @ The Gathering Place Off Broadway | Sparta | Illinois | United States
2:00 pm
From Country Tonite Theater in Pigeon Forge, TN Patty Waszak delivers a high-energy, entertaining show featuring a wide variety of music such as big band, 50’s & 60’s and more. Patty also engages her audience[...]
The Patty Waszak Variety Show @ The Gathering Place Off Broadway
Sep 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Patty Waszak Variety Show @ The Gathering Place Off Broadway | Sparta | Illinois | United States
6:30 pm
From Country Tonite Theater in Pigeon Forge, TN Patty Waszak delivers a high-energy, entertaining show featuring a wide variety of music such as big band, 50’s & 60’s and more. Patty also engages her audience[...]
Sep 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
Galena Territory Farmers Market (open to the public) 8am-12pm
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm
Gym Bobs Jamboree Show @ Gym Bobs | Louisville | Illinois | United States
1:00 pm
(Please note in regards to address/location – this show is held in the village of Bible Grove but has a Louisville zip code) Sunday September 4, Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the[...]
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Sep 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
Sep 10 @ 7:45 am – 11:30 am
Heroes for History Stair Challenge @ Green Street Steps  | Galena | Illinois | United States
7:45 am
5K Stair challenge honoring our fallen heroes and first responders on the 15th anniversary of 9/11. Competitive: 10 laps connecting two iconic Galena stairways. There is also a 1 lap Fun/Run/Walk Register by September 2.[...]
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm
16th Intertribal Powwow at the Grand Village of the Kickapoo Park @ Grand Village of the Kickapoo Park | Le Roy | Illinois | United States
11:00 am
Event: 16th Intertribal Powwow at the Grand Village of the Kickapoo Park. Dates/Times: Saturday, September 10 (11 AM to 10 PM), and Sunday, September 11 (11 AM to 5 PM). Location: Grand Village of the[...]
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Litchfield Pickers Market September 11 Tribute with the Ceremonial Army Band @ Downtown Litchfield, IL |  |  |
9:00 am
This open-air market, specializing in items prior to 1980 and refurbished vintage and antique items, brings hundreds of vendors to the streets of downtown Litchfield. This market will have a special September 11 tribute. The[...]
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Sep 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Come to the Downs Village Market for its 14th season of selling locally grown and select regional produce, meat, baked goods and honey, plants and flowers, quality crafts and handmade items. Master Gardeners are available[...]
Village of West City 6th Annual Festival @ Village of West City 6th Annual Festival
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
12:00 pm
Festival for the whole family. Antique Tractor Show from 12p.m. – 6p.m. Old 37 Band performs @ 7p.m. Family entertainment all through the day, with bouncy houses, horse & buggy rides, fire truck rides. Accepting[...]