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Monday, July 1 2019
 10 am - 3 pm
Patriotic Pinwheels this week @ Conenction Center

Show your Red, White, and Blue for the 4th of July!

 

 
 
 6 pm - 9 pm
Car Show and Country Music - Morris

Visit Morris, IL for a Car Show and Country Music with Norm Porter and John Pollard. Starting the first Monday (June 3rd) from 6-9pm, behind the Morris Wendy's. On the first Monday of June through October. 

Wednesday, July 3 2019
 
4th of July - Chenoa .

Celebrate the 4th of July in Chenoa!

July 3rd

Porkchop Meal & Ice Cream Social and House Decorating contest

July 4th

Flea market & Car and Motorcycle show

2p - Parade

Fireworks at dusk

Thursday, July 4 2019
Independence Day
 
 
 
4th of July - Streator .

The annual 4th of July celebration includes a carnival, talent contest, music, food and a parade.

 
 
 
4th of July - Watseka .

 'Made in America' Parade starts at 10am.

 
 
 
Fireworks & Kids Day - Sibley

Fun-filled day ending with a fireworks display. Celebrated for over 60 continuous years!

 
 
 
4th of July - Chenoa .

Celebrate the 4th of July in Chenoa!

July 3rd

Porkchop Meal & Ice Cream Social and House Decorating contest

July 4th

Flea market & Car and Motorcycle show

2p - Parade

Fireworks at dusk

 
 
 3 pm - 11 pm
4th of July - Dwight .

Fireworks at Dwight Grade School

Friday, July 5 2019
 4:30 pm - 8 pm
Independence Day Celebration - Pontiac

Food, Pontiac's Municipal Band, family fun & Fireworks at Pontiac Elks Lodge

Saturday, July 6 2019
 
Running over MSA - Fairbury

Poker Rally, 5K, & Fireworks

 
 
 9 am - 1 pm
Handmade & Homegrown Market - Chenoa

Local farmers, producers, crafters and artists.

 
 
 10 am - 3 pm
Fairbury Freedom Day

Music
Games from Yesteryear
Good Ole American Fun Food
Antique cars/tractors

 
 
 11 am - 5 pm
Sibley Appreciation Day - Sibley

The Sibley Business & Historical Association presents Sibley Appreciation Day! Laugh, Learn, and Rock with former Singer/Guitarist Skip Griparis. Also, enjoy Classic Car Display, Walking & Tram Tour of Historic Sites, and Food Vendors!

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
FALS POWRI National Midgets/MOWA Sprint - Fairbury

FALS Cup Weekly Racing

Sunday, July 7 2019
 
Sibley Burr Oaks Tractor Drive

Tractors, Motorcycles, old cars & trucks are driving for the Ford Country Relay for Life also honoring veterans.

Leaving from Sibley and traveling together to Fairbury and Forrest.

In Fairbury around noon.

A raffle for a pedal tractor or $200

Monday, July 8 2019
 10 am - 3 pm
Picnic Ants! this week @ Connection Center

July is National Picnic Month, and all picnic’s have ants!

 

Tuesday, July 9 2019
 7 pm - 9 pm
Fairbury Garden Club - Fairbury

The Garden Club will meet at 7pm.  For more information call 815-848-1424.

Thursday, July 11 2019
 
Historic Farm Days - Penfield

25th anniversary of International Harvester

 

All brands welcome

 
 
 4:30 pm - 7 pm
Homemade Ice Cream Supper - Cornell

Along with the Homemade Ice Cream...enjoy Barbecue, Hotdogs, Potato Salad, Pies, and Cakes at the American Legion building

  $8.00 for adults and $3.00 for children age 10 and under

 
 
 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mt. Hope Funks Grove Public Library

The Mt. Hope Funks Grove Public Library in McLean, IL hosts a
 monthly book club for adults on the second Thursday of every month. In addition
 to discussing a new book each month, the group also discusses what they've
 been reading and occasionally plans field trips outside of regular book club
 hours to visit area attractions or view movies related to books.

Friday, July 12 2019
 
Historic Farm Days - Penfield

25th anniversary of International Harvester

 

All brands welcome

 
 
 12 pm - 4 pm
Chamber Golf Outing - Fairbury

The Fairbury Area Chamber of Commerce 2019 Golf Outing Fundraiser is at Indian Creek Golf Club.

9 holes - 4 person scramble and lunch at Divots grill

Saturday, July 13 2019
 
Historic Farm Days - Penfield

25th anniversary of International Harvester

 

All brands welcome

 
 
 9 am - 5 pm
Craft Bash on the Square - Odell

The 1st Annual Odell Days Craft Bash on the Square features handmade crafts and goods.

 
 
 12 pm - 4 pm
Garden & Friendship Fences - Cornell

Gardens and fences will be judged with cash prizes offered. More information to come!

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
FALS Eden-Piercy Memorial DIRTcar Sportsman Special - Fairbury

FALS Cup weekly racing

Sunday, July 14 2019
 
Historic Farm Days - Penfield

25th anniversary of International Harvester

 

All brands welcome

 
 
 12 pm - 4 pm
Garden & Friendship Fences - Cornell

Gardens and fences will be judged with cash prizes offered. More information to come!

Monday, July 15 2019
 10 am - 3 pm
Pom Pom Ice Cream Cones

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with cones that look good enough to eat!

 

Wednesday, July 17 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Livinston County Ag Fair - Pontiac

Tractor pull, face painting, Ag Olympics, carnival, and more!

 
 
 10 am - 2 pm
1st Annual Youth Golf Challenge - Fairbury

The First Annual Youth 9 Hold Golf Challenge is at Indian Creek Golf Course for youth who just finished 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades.

Lunch is provided plus free T-shirts.

$10 per golfer

Hosted by Health Markets

Thursday, July 18 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Livinston County Ag Fair - Pontiac

Tractor pull, face painting, Ag Olympics, carnival, and more!

Friday, July 19 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Livinston County Ag Fair - Pontiac

Tractor pull, face painting, Ag Olympics, carnival, and more!

 
 
 6 pm - 9 pm
Friday Nights Under the Lights - Gibson City

Cruise the streets, park downtown, check out the cars. Get out your classic cars, bring your family vans, whatever you drive...everyone is welcome!
Come for the fun, enjoy some food, and visit with family and friends!

Saturday, July 20 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Livinston County Ag Fair - Pontiac

Tractor pull, face painting, Ag Olympics, carnival, and more!

 
 
 10 am - 11 am
Create a KINDNESS 'ROCKS' Garden - Cullom Library

Cullom Beckman Library will be creating a KINDNESS 'ROCKS' Garden on Sat. July 20 at 10am. - Free family fun program. Public welcome!

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
FALS Cup Weekly Racing - Fairbury
Sunday, July 21 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 10 am - 2 pm
Junk in the Trunk - Morris

A charity garage/flea market sale on the 3rd Sunday of each month from April-October. Sales will raise funds for a different charity each month. Find antiques, collectibles, tools, household items, and more! 

 
 
 11 am - 2 pm
Chicken & Fish Fry - Colfax

Enjoy chicken and fish at Colfax Legion Hall.

Monday, July 22 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 10 am - 3 pm
Summer Blooms! this week @ Connection Center

Colorful flowers from egg cartons can take the summer heat!

 

Tuesday, July 23 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

Wednesday, July 24 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

Thursday, July 25 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Friends of Library Summer Book Sale - Fairbury

Thursday 9-6

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9a-12p

 
 
 9 am - 6 pm
All Town Summer Garage Sales - Fairbury

Maps will be available at Dave’s— Casey’s —DQ of Fairbury—Hearts Desire—Steidinger Brothers Inc —Ahead of Style — Antiques and Uniques—Once N Again and Frugality

Friday, July 26 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Specialty Shops 'Race to Fairbury' - Fairbury
 
 
 
Friends of Library Summer Book Sale - Fairbury

Thursday 9-6

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9a-12p

 
 
 9 am - 6 pm
All Town Summer Garage Sales - Fairbury

Maps will be available at Dave’s— Casey’s —DQ of Fairbury—Hearts Desire—Steidinger Brothers Inc —Ahead of Style — Antiques and Uniques—Once N Again and Frugality

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
FALS World of Outlaws Late Models Prairie Dirt Classic - Fairbury
Saturday, July 27 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 
Specialty Shops 'Race to Fairbury' - Fairbury
 
 
 
Friends of Library Summer Book Sale - Fairbury

Thursday 9-6

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9a-12p

 
 
 6 am - 10 am
Relay for Life Pancake/Sausage/Eggs Breakfast - Forrest

Enjoy breakfast at the Forrest American Legion Hall to support the Relay for Life. There will be meat for sale as well as a Bake Sale.

Adults - $7.00, Child - 6-12yrs $4.00, Children under 5 -Eat Free

 
 
 9 am - 11 am
Coffee & Pastries @ Library - Cullom

Join the Cullom Library for coffee and pastries  every 4th Sat of month 

 
 
 9 am - 2 pm
Junk in the Trunk - Watseka

at Kay Park on Rt 24 - Free to set up

 
 
 9 am - 2 pm
Junk in the Trunk - Fairbury

From Watseka to Eureka, it's time for Junk in the Trunk Route 24.

Find Fairbury treasures in the Dos Fuentes parking lot!

 
 
 9 am - 3 pm
All Town Summer Garage Sales - Fairbury

Maps will be available at Dave’s— Casey’s —DQ of Fairbury—Hearts Desire—Steidinger Brothers Inc —Ahead of Style — Antiques and Uniques—Once N Again and Frugality

 
 
 9 am - 3 pm
All Town Summer Garage Sales - Fairbury

Maps will be available at Dave’s— Casey’s —DQ of Fairbury—Hearts Desire—Steidinger Brothers Inc —Ahead of Style — Antiques and Uniques—Once N Again and Frugality

 
 
 6 pm - 10 pm
FALS 30th Annual Prairie Dirt Classic - Fairbury

$30,000 to win 100 laps 

Sunday, July 28 2019
Parents' Day
 
 
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

Monday, July 29 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
 
 10 am - 3 pm
Fun Week! @ the Connection Center this week

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun!

 

 
 
 5 pm - 8 pm
Agriculture & Appetizer Feast - Chatsworth

Come see a collaboration of area farmers and restaurants & sample delicious appetizers made from fresh, local ingredients at the Connection Center.

Sausage & egg quiche cups, meat samples, asparagus frittatas, cheese & crackers, garlic bread, potato salad, ice cream, cupcakes, cream puffs, & more!

While supplies last. Any size donation will go to youth and community programs.

Tuesday, July 30 2019
 
Dave's Team Summer Food Drive - Fairbury

Help restock local Food Pantries with $5 bags of food (tax included). Tell the cashier which pantry you want to donate to and we’ll take care of the rest

 
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