Events

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Friday Night Live

05/30/2014 - 08/22/2014 - 12:00 am at Downtown Champaign
357 S Neil St

Every Friday evening in Downtown Champaign there will be a host of entertainers performing at three stages peppering your favorite Downtown hot spots.

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162nd Champaign County Fair

07/18/2014 - 07/26/2014 - 12:00 am at Champaign County Fairgrounds
1302 N Coler Ave

July 18th through the 26th.

Scotty McCreery featuring Garcia Harrison hit the Grandstand on the 25th, and don’t miss Blackberry Smoke and the Matt Poss band on the 24th. Enjoy your favorite carnival rides including the *NEW* “Cliffhanger”, and tons of delicious food. Don’t miss out on the Demo Derby, Rodeo, and AMA Motorcycle Races!

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Reminisce Days

07/25/2014 - 07/27/2014 - 12:00 am at Drennan’s
26180 St. Rt. 1

July 25th through the 27th.

Antique tractors, working water wheel, ice cream, and more. Bring the family out for all the fun.

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Coles County Fair

07/27/2014 - 08/03/2014 - 12:00 am at Coles County Fairgrounds
575 W Lincoln Ave

July 27th through August 3rd.

Carnival, Truck and Tractor Pull, Demo Derby, Bull riding and more! Bring the whole family.

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Decatur Celebration

08/01/2014 - 08/03/2014 - 12:00 am at Decatur Celebration
N Water St & E North St

August 1st through the 3rd.

Music headliners this year include…Salt N Pepa, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Jo Dee Messina, Ruben Studdard, Space Capone, and more. Don’t miss one of the area’s largets street festival.

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Georgetown Fair

08/01/2014 - 08/09/2014 - 12:00 am at Georgetown Fairgrounds
413 N. Seminary

August 1st through the 9th

With a little something for everyone of all ages, you will always be entertained at the Georgetown Fair!

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CU in the Prairibbean X

08/02/2014 - 12:00 am at Downtown Champaign
357 S Neil St

August 2nd.

The Eastern Illinois Parrot Head Club (EIPHC) will be hosting its 10th annual fundraising event on August 2, 2014 in Downtown Champaign! The event will showcase a local Jimmy Buffett tribute band, The Boat Drunks, along with Appaloosa, and The Tons O’ Fun Band!

Thanks to a wonderful response from the community last year, EIPHC raised $60,012 for DSC, bringing the total amount raised for DSC from the last four years’ events to over $180,000!!! Thank you EIPHC!!!

As always, there will be a large silent auction and a live auction featuring many great items! This year’s event is also featuring a $5,000 CASH raffle!

Join us for this fun and energy-filled evening and help us “Party with a Purpose”!

Event Schedule

5:30 Gates open

6:00- 7:00 Appaloosa

7:15- 8:30 The Tons O’ Fun Band

8:35- 8:50 Live Auction

9:00-10:15 The Boat Drunks first set

10:00 Auction Tent Closes

10:40 Announce Cash Raffle Winners

10:45-12:00 The Boat Drunks final set

10:45 Silent auction tent re-opens for winners

12:00 Event Concludes

Event and Cash Raffle Tickets

Event and cash raffle tickets coming soon! Stay tuned!

Event Ticket: $10
Cash Raffle Ticket: $5 each or 5 for $20

Overnight Accommodations

Rooms will be available at a discounted rate at the Hyatt Place in downtown Champaign and Eastland Suites in Urbana.

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Illinois State Fair

08/07/2014 - 08/17/2014 - 12:00 am at Illinois State Fairgrounds
801 Sangamon Ave

August 7th through the 17th.

The grandstand is PACKED with talent this year including, Florida Georgia Line with Colt Ford, Pitbull, Boston, Sweet & April Wine, Jake Owen with Parmalee and the Cadillac III, American Idols Live, an Evening with Steely Dan and more! Don’t forget the Butter Cow, Diving Show, and all of your food favorites!

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Champaign Urbana Days

08/08/2014 - 08/09/2014 - 12:00 am at Douglass Park
512 E. Grove St

August 8th and 9th.

Welcome to Champaign-Urban​a Days! Join generations of visitors who flock to this annual event to celebrate family and reunite at Douglass Park. Make new heartwarming community memories by enjoying great entertainment, tasty food, children’s activities including inflatables and Touch-a-Truck, and a senior luncheon.

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Taste of Champaign Urbana

08/15/2014 - 08/16/2014 - 12:00 am at West Side Park
400 W. University

August 15th and 16th

Sample delicious food from local restaurants, wine, and beer from local breweries. Fun Family Activities. Great live music for all tastes. Join the 2nd Annual Pie Run.

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