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Wednesday, August 1 2018
 
McClean County Fair - Bloomington

Home to the World’s Largest County 4-H Fair with exhibits, carnival, music, petting zoo, raptor show and more. See chicks hatching, baby piglets, calf, Bessie the mechanical milking cow, climb in a combine, get your picture with a tractor and much, much more in the Food & Farm Fun Zone.

www.mcleancountyfair.org

Thursday, August 2 2018
 
McClean County Fair - Bloomington

Home to the World’s Largest County 4-H Fair with exhibits, carnival, music, petting zoo, raptor show and more. See chicks hatching, baby piglets, calf, Bessie the mechanical milking cow, climb in a combine, get your picture with a tractor and much, much more in the Food & Farm Fun Zone.

www.mcleancountyfair.org

 
 
 1 pm - 2 pm
Dairy Queen - Miracle Treat Day - Fairbury

One dollar or more of every BLIZZARD Treat sold goes to local children’s hospitals

Friday, August 3 2018
 
McClean County Fair - Bloomington

Home to the World’s Largest County 4-H Fair with exhibits, carnival, music, petting zoo, raptor show and more. See chicks hatching, baby piglets, calf, Bessie the mechanical milking cow, climb in a combine, get your picture with a tractor and much, much more in the Food & Farm Fun Zone.

www.mcleancountyfair.org

 
 
 4 pm - 8 pm
Night of Hope - Pontiac

The American Cancer Society Night of Hope is at Pontiac Square and will have inflatables, balloon animals, & face Painting.  Youth Lap begins at 6pm.

Saturday, August 4 2018
 
McClean County Fair - Bloomington

Home to the World’s Largest County 4-H Fair with exhibits, carnival, music, petting zoo, raptor show and more. See chicks hatching, baby piglets, calf, Bessie the mechanical milking cow, climb in a combine, get your picture with a tractor and much, much more in the Food & Farm Fun Zone.

www.mcleancountyfair.org

 
 
 
FALS - Eden-Piercy Memorial Sportsman Special - Fairbury

Eden-Piercy Memorial Sportsman Special Reschedule
$1,000 to win, 25 laps Sportsman
Sponsored by CR Towing
LM, MD, SS, HM regular night

 
 
 11 am - 3 pm
A Local Taste - Flavors from the Farm - Fairbury

Enjoy locally produced food, Bouncy Obstace Course for kids, BINGO, music, tractors and  Dunk Mayor Slagel at Sunken Park, 

 
 
 3 pm - 8 pm
Flanagan Cruz'In - Flanagan

Car show, bags tournament, top 10 vehicles, special trophies, door prizes, 50/50, music and food.

 
 
 6:30 pm - 10 pm
Flick on the Farm - Forrest

Haab's Farm 9588 N 2700 East Road in Forrest

Enjoy an evening on the farm featuring the film...Sing!

Free hands-on activities, plus a Pork burger, chips, s'mores in a bag, and a drink for $5

Hosted by the Livingston county Farm Bureau

Sunday, August 5 2018
 
McClean County Fair - Bloomington

Home to the World’s Largest County 4-H Fair with exhibits, carnival, music, petting zoo, raptor show and more. See chicks hatching, baby piglets, calf, Bessie the mechanical milking cow, climb in a combine, get your picture with a tractor and much, much more in the Food & Farm Fun Zone.

www.mcleancountyfair.org

 
 
 1 pm - 3 pm
Cornell Amity Township Museum - Open
Wednesday, August 8 2018
 
Wenona Days - Wenona

Wenona Days - Down on the Farm with a parade, fireworks, 5K run, fishing derby, arts & crafts, barrel racing and more!

Thursday, August 9 2018
 
Cullom Days - Cullom
 
 
 
Junior Fair - Cullom

The 71st Annual Cullom Junior Fair with rabbits, sheep, swine and beef shows.

 
 
 
Wenona Days - Wenona

Wenona Days - Down on the Farm with a parade, fireworks, 5K run, fishing derby, arts & crafts, barrel racing and more!

 
 
 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Happy Illinois Bicentennial Birthday Bash - Gibson City

In December,  Illinois will be 200 years old! This program Moyer District Library will discuss everything from Illinois’ early years, historical happenings and  famous Illinoisans.

Friday, August 10 2018
 
All Town Garage Sale - Watseka
 
 
 
Cullom Days - Cullom
 
 
 
Junior Fair - Cullom

The 71st Annual Cullom Junior Fair with rabbits, sheep, swine and beef shows.

 
 
 
Wenona Days - Wenona

Wenona Days - Down on the Farm with a parade, fireworks, 5K run, fishing derby, arts & crafts, barrel racing and more!

Saturday, August 11 2018
 
All Town Garage Sale - Watseka
 
 
 
Cullom Days - Cullom
 
 
 
Junior Fair - Cullom

The 71st Annual Cullom Junior Fair with rabbits, sheep, swine and beef shows.

 
 
 
FALS - Regular Night of Racing - Fairbury

Regular Night of Racing for LM, MD, SS, SP, HM
Alkota 'Keep it Clean' Series race

 
 
 
Wenona Days - Wenona

Wenona Days - Down on the Farm with a parade, fireworks, 5K run, fishing derby, arts & crafts, barrel racing and more!

 
 
 4 pm - 10 pm
Night of Hope - Streator

Family Fun night to celebrate lives and fight cancer.

Sunday, August 12 2018
 
Wenona Days - Wenona

Wenona Days - Down on the Farm with a parade, fireworks, 5K run, fishing derby, arts & crafts, barrel racing and more!

Wednesday, August 15 2018
Assumption of Mary
 
 
 
Fairbury Fair

Carnival, music, Demolition Derby, antique Farm equipment and tractor parade, wood carvers, baggo, 5K run, chili cookoff and more!

Thursday, August 16 2018
 
Fairbury Fair

Carnival, music, Demolition Derby, antique Farm equipment and tractor parade, wood carvers, baggo, 5K run, chili cookoff and more!

Friday, August 17 2018
 
Sheldon Fun Days - Sheldon

Slow Boys Tractor Club Ride, Little Mr. & MIss Fun Days Pageant, petting zoo, car show, inflatables, magician,  music and a parade.

 
 
 
Fairbury Fair

Carnival, music, Demolition Derby, antique Farm equipment and tractor parade, wood carvers, baggo, 5K run, chili cookoff and more!

 
 
 
Ride the Shops Event - Fairbury Fair - Fairbury

Take a break from the Carnival rides at the fair and Ride The shops!   The Specialty Shops of Fairbury are offering special discounts and bargains during the Fairbury Fair

Shop for unique gifts, food items, furniture, clothing.  Each shop has a tremendous variety of merchandise that ranges from special interests to everyday needs - all with a smile and a “thank-you”. 

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
Friday Night Cruise Night - Gibson City

'Draggin' Main' on Sangamon Avenue

3rd Friday May through September

Saturday, August 18 2018
 
End of Summer Celebration - Colfax

A full day of activities at the Colfax Park with an Arts and Crafts show ,Bags, inflatables, FREE swim at the pool, music, fireworks and more.

 
 
 
Sheldon Fun Days - Sheldon

Slow Boys Tractor Club Ride, Little Mr. & MIss Fun Days Pageant, petting zoo, car show, inflatables, magician,  music and a parade.

 
 
 
Fairbury Fair

Carnival, music, Demolition Derby, antique Farm equipment and tractor parade, wood carvers, baggo, 5K run, chili cookoff and more!

 
 
 
FALS - Fair Championship Night - Fairbury

Fair Championship Night
LM, MD, SS, SP, HM regular night
Final Night for Track Points
Alkota 'Keep it Clean' Series race

 
 
 
Ride the Shops Event - Fairbury Fair - Fairbury

Take a break from the Carnival rides at the fair and Ride The shops!   The Specialty Shops of Fairbury are offering special discounts and bargains during the Fairbury Fair

Shop for unique gifts, food items, furniture, clothing.  Each shop has a tremendous variety of merchandise that ranges from special interests to everyday needs - all with a smile and a “thank-you”. 

 
 
 8 am - 11 am
St. Jude Run - Fairbury Fair

5K, 2 mile walk and a Kid's Fun Run to St. Jude.

Sign up here:
https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Fairbury/FairburyFair

 
 
 10 am - 4 pm
Arts Festival - Washington

Over 55 artists, children’s activities, music and food at Washington Park.

 
 
 5 pm - 8 pm
Pontiac Cruise Night - Pontiac

The 3rd Saturday of the month through August

5-8p

Sunday, August 19 2018
 
Sheldon Fun Days - Sheldon

Slow Boys Tractor Club Ride, Little Mr. & MIss Fun Days Pageant, petting zoo, car show, inflatables, magician,  music and a parade.

 
 
 
Fairbury Fair

2018 Fairbury Fair Tractor Show is from Noon - 2:30 pm. Parade through the midway at 2 p.m. then parade out to Fairview Haven!

Carnival, music, Demolition Derby, antique Farm equipment and tractor parade, wood carvers, baggo, 5K run, chili cookoff and more

 
 
 10 am - 4 pm
Arts Festival - Washington

Over 55 artists, children’s activities, music and food at Washington Park.

 
 
 12 pm - 3 pm
Corn Belt Shrine Club Kids Day - Gibson City

The Corn Belt Shrine Club annual Kids Day is at  North Park.

Rides, food, and games are 25 cents each.

Tuesday, August 21 2018
 
Fall Festival - LeRoy

Carnival rides, talent show, live music and food

Wednesday, August 22 2018
 
Fall Festival - LeRoy

Carnival rides, talent show, live music and food

Thursday, August 23 2018
 
Fall Festival - LeRoy

Carnival rides, talent show, live music and food

Friday, August 24 2018
 
Fall Festival - LeRoy

Carnival rides, talent show, live music and food

 
 
 8 am - 11 am
Salem4Youth Golf Outing - Pontiac

Fore the Boys! The annual golf outing to benefit Salem4Youth is at the Pontiac Elks Club

$80/golfer. Hole sponsorship available. For more  information or to register 

Email smcnair@salem4youth or call 815.796.4561

Saturday, August 25 2018
 
Fall Festival - LeRoy

Carnival rides, talent show, live music and food

 
 
 8 am - 11 am
Run/Walk for United Way - Pontiac

4th Annual Pontiac 5K Run/Walk for United Way is a Caterpillar Campus

 
 
 9 am - 1 pm
Threshermans Open Horse Show - Pontiac

The show is the weekend before the Thresherman's reunion.

 
 
 9 am - 2 pm
Route 24 Junk in the Trunk - Watseka

Find treasures at the Watseka Route 24 Junk in the Trunk

9a - 2p at Kay Park

The 4th Saturday from June - September.

 
 
 9 am - 1 pm
Route 24 Junk in the Trunk - Gilman

At the Gathering

4th Saturday through September

 
 
 9 am - 2 pm
Route 24 Junk in the Trunk - Eureka

Next to IGA

 
 
 10 am - 2 pm
Route 24 Junk in the Trunk - Chatsworth

Treasures & Bargains, Food and Children's activities 

On RT24 at the Hangar Museum

August 25th is Dunk a Farmer - proceeds go to local food banks

Also, a Touch A Truck Event and a Tractor and Car Show.  The FFA is grilling out!

 
 
 10 am - 2 pm
Route 24 Junk in the Trunk - Fairbury

At Dave's parking lot.  Proceeds benefit Echoes Museum.

 
 
 11 am - 1 pm
Carboard Boat Regatta - Pontiac

Come sail the high seas of the Vermilion River in a cardboard boat of your creation. This is a free event! There will be several awards given out including 1st place, the Titanic Award, and the Spirit Award.

Check in begins at 11am Race begins at 12pm

 
 
 11 am - 7 pm
Homecoming Festival - Ashkum

Antique tractor ride and show, classic auto show, kiddie tractor pull, miniature golf, trackless train and rides plus Parade of Power Tractor Parade.

 

 
 
 1 pm - 4 pm
Friends of Shriners Golf Cart Fun Run - Gibson City

The Shriners will hold their annual Golf Cart Fun around Gibson City. Check-in starts at 1 pm and the ride will begin at 2pm

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
FALS - Driver Appreciation Night - Fairbury

Driver Appreciation Night
Free Admission to All Drivers
Introduction of Top 10 in Final Point Standings
LM, MD, SS, SP, HM regular night
Alkota 'Keep it Clean' Series finale

Sunday, August 26 2018
 9 am - 1 pm
Threshermans Gaming Horse Show - Pontiac
 
 
 5 pm - 8 pm
Cullom Jam

Live music, food and door prizes.

At the Cullom community Building the 4th Sunday through November.

Wednesday, August 29 2018
 5 pm - 7:30 pm
Chatsworth Legion Steak Supper - Chatsworth

12oz Ribeyes at the American Legion Hall and carryouts available

Friday, August 31 2018
 
Threshermen's Reunion - Pontiac


Step back in time at the Central States Thresherman's Reunion

Allis Chalmers Gathering of the Orange

ITPA Illinois Tractor Pulling Association from 7p-11p

 
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