Event Calendar

Urbana's Market at the Square

From 7:00AM to 12:00PM

Come out every Saturday morning to the corner of Illinois and Vine in Downtown Urbana to The Market at the Square! Join thousands of residents and visitors during the Market Season and connect with growers. Choose locally-raised food and treasure-hunt among the art and craft vendor booths. Gather info about local non-profits, schools, and other community groups on our Community Row. Catch up with friends, take in some music from local performers, and enjoy the public square atmosphere the Market at the Square has to offer!

Canoeing for Beginners

From 9:00AM to 11:00AM

Walnut Hill Boat Launch, Homer Lake Forest Preserve, 2573 S. Homer Lake Rd, Homer, 9–11 a.m. or 1–3 p.m. Never been in a canoe before? This program is the place to start! After learning the basics of canoeing and water safety, you will be a part of a canoe caravan around Homer Lake. We will explore the animals and plants of the water while practicing your canoeing skills. All equipment will be provided; please bring sunscreen and water to drink. Minimum age to participate is 8 years old; an adult must accompany children under 18. Space is limited so please register early. $8 per person, or $4 if you bring your own canoe. Registration by phone required: (217) 896-2455. Please request either the morning or the afternoon session when you register.

Virginia Theatre - News- Gazette Film Series

From 1:00PM to 7:00PM

Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) The ill-fated British tall ship Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787; its destination - to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. And Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means necessary to keep strict discipline. Starring Charles Laughton, Clark Gable and Franchot Tone.

Mariposa Music Festival

From 6:00PM to n/a

In the heart of Downtown Champaign comes Mariposa Music Festival featuring nationally recognized and local musicians like Phox, Cornmeal, Braid, and Common Loon! FREE event. 6 PM- midnight. Pack the streets and enjoy food and beverages from local downtown establishements. Hosted by the Champaign Park District. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/757642680937228/

FISHER FAIR

It's that time of year again! Fisher Fair is back with Swyear Amusements on the Midway, Miss Fisher Fair Queen Pageant, Livestock shows, food, music, and the Demolition Derby! For more information and schedule of events visit www.fisherfair.com

Moultrie-Douglas County Fair

130 N 1385 E Rd. Atwood, IL 61913 Megan Beckmier Phone: 217-840-4163 http://www.moultriedouglascountyfair.com/