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[...]
Downs Village Market @ Downs Village Market
Sep 28 @ 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[...]
Mourning Col. Stephenson: A Special Exhibit @ 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House
Oct 1 – Oct 30 all-day
Mourning Col. Stephenson: A Special Exhibit @ 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House | Edwardsville | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
Join us as we explore the macabre side of the Stephenson House history. Col. Stephenson died in the house on October 10, 1822 and visitors will get a glimpse of the mourning customs practiced by[...]
Nature Culture Hike @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Oct 1 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
9:30 am
3 mile hike through archaeological and natural areas, led by an archaeologist and naturalist.
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
12:00 pm
Free admission will be offered to all patrons in appreciation of their ongoing support at the 10th annual Galena Oktoberfest, hosted by the Galena Lions Club.  This event happens on Saturday, October 1st, 2016, from[...]
Artifact Identification Day @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Oct 2 @ 12:00 am
12:00 am
Bring artifacts for archaeologists to ID.
50/50 Antique & Collectibles Auction @ 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House
Oct 2 @ 9:00 am
50/50 Antique & Collectibles Auction @ 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House | Edwardsville | Illinois | United States
9:00 am
Come find an antique treasure at the annual 50/50 Antique Auction. A variety of collectibles are offered including: ceramics, crocks and jugs, Native American artifacts, old pocket knives fishing equipment, holiday decor, costume jewelry, toys[...]
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm
Gym Bobs Jamboree Show @ Gym Bobs | Louisville | Illinois | United States
1:00 pm
(Please note in regards to map/location – this show is held in the village of Bible Grove but has a Louisville zip code) Sunday October 2, Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the[...]
Oct 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
Galena Territory Farmers Market (open to the public) 8am-12pm
Noble Con @ WEST RICHLAND CENTER
Oct 15 – Oct 16 all-day
Noble Con @ WEST RICHLAND CENTER | Noble | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
Noble Con is one of the first gaming conventions to hit southeastern Illinois, featuring games of all types – pen and paper Role Playing Games, Board games Miniature war games and collectible card games. Our[...]
Salute To Glen Carbon Military @ Glen Carbon Heritage Museum
Oct 15 @ 12:30 pm
Salute To Glen Carbon Military @ Glen Carbon Heritage Museum | Glen Carbon | Illinois | United States
12:30 pm
During the months of Oct. and Nov. 2016, a special display at the Glen Carbon Heritage Museum will feature uniforms from different time periods, including one from a Pearl Harbor Survivor. Historic military photos and[...]
Portrait of my People @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm
Portrait of my People @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site | Collinsville | Illinois | United States
2:00 pm
Performance by Erin Kelley, Please RSVP to obtain your free ticket by email or phone 618-344-7316
Leclaire Parkfest @ Leclaire Park
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Leclaire Parkfest @ Leclaire Park | Edwardsville | Illinois | United States
12:00 pm
The 25th Annual Leclaire Parkfest will take place Sunday, October 16th from Noon to 5 pm at Leclaire Park on Hale Avenue in Edwardsville, IL. The festival features Dixieland Jazz by the St. Louis Levee[...]
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm
Apple Harvest Dinner @ The Peachbarn @ Hedman Vineyards | Alto Pass | Illinois | United States
7:00 pm
Apple Harvest Dinner Sunday, October16, 2016 – Begins at 7:00 pm Enjoy us for a savory four-course wine dinner featuring our estate grown wines and celebrating the southern Illinois apple harvest with delicious apple themed[...]
Wildlife Scary Park @ Wildlife Prairie Park
Oct 21 – Oct 23 all-day
Wildlife Scary Park @ Wildlife Prairie Park | Hanna City | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
A Peoria area tradition during the season of fright, Wildlife Prairie Park transforms into a spooky, kid-friendly Halloween experience.
Kincaid Mounds Archaeology Field Day @ Kincaid Mounds Historic Site
Oct 22 all-day
12:00 am
Kincaid Mounds Archaeology Field Day Massac County, IL. – The Kincaid Mounds Archaeology Field Day program is scheduled for Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Kincaid Mounds Historic Site. Formal programs will start at 10:00[...]
Wildlife Scary Park @ Wildlife Prairie Park
Oct 28 – Oct 30 all-day
Wildlife Scary Park @ Wildlife Prairie Park | Hanna City | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
A Peoria area tradition during the season of fright, Wildlife Prairie Park transforms into a spooky, kid-friendly Halloween experience.
Oct 29 all-day
Peoria Heights Fall Celebration @ Tower Park | Peoria Heights | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
Peoria Heights gets in the fall spirit with a Halloween costume contest and parade, pumpkin painting contest, in-store specials and trick or treating with fun for the whole family!
Autumn Inspirations - A Shawnee Hills Wine Trail Wine & Food Pairing Weekend @ Shawnee Hills Wine Trail | Pomona | Illinois | United States
12:00 am
All 12 wineries of the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail have paired up to create three wonderful weekends of savory wine and food pairings. We invite you to join us for a progressive tasting along the[...]
Nov 5 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
8:30 am
Galena Territory Farmers Market (open to the public) 8am-12pm
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – Nov 6 @ 4:00 pm
9:00 am
We have a large assortment of crafts, jewelry, art work, gifts and food. FREE parking and admission. For more information call 618-252-5400 Ext 3213.
5K Run @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
5 K Run and 1 mile walk, starts at 9am, information on categories, registration fees, are available at the web site or by calling 618-344-7316
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm
Gym Bobs Jamboree Show @ Gym Bobs | Louisville | Illinois | United States
1:00 pm
(Please note in regards to map/location – this show is held in the village of Bible Grove but has a Louisville zip code) Sunday November 6, Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the[...]
Festival of Trees @ RiverCenter/Adler Theatre
Nov 18 – Nov 27 all-day
12:00 am
Holiday extravaganza with exquisitely decorated trees, decorated room vignettes, stockings, gingerbread houses, special events, kid’s activities, and more at the RiverCenter in Davenport.
Annual Fall Native American Holiday Market @ Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
Nov 25 – Nov 27 all-day
12:00 am
Native American Artist will be set up throughout the Interpretive Center, Purchase holiday gift items including: jewelry, painting, herbals, weaving, baskets, pottery, bronze work and more.
Christmas Candlelight Tours @ 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 26 @ 9:00 pm
Christmas Candlelight Tours @ 1820 Col. Benjamin Stephenson House | Edwardsville | Illinois | United States
6:00 pm
Experience an 1820s Christmas during this candlelight event. Historically garbed docents discuss the rich history of the house as guests take a self-guided tour through the festively adorned rooms. Enjoy a cup of hot wassail,[...]
19th Century Christmas @ Butterworth Center
Dec 4 all-day
12:00 am
See John Deere’s descendants’ two homes exquisitely decorated for the holidays in typical Victorian fashion with activities and music at the Butterworth Center in Moline, Illinois.
Dec 4 @ 1:00 pm
Gym Bobs Jamboree Christmas Show @ Gym Bobs | Louisville | Illinois | United States
1:00 pm
(Please note in regards to map/location – this show is held in the village of Bible Grove but has a Louisville zip code) Sunday December 4, Gym Bob’s in Bible Grove will be hosting the[...]