• Experience local flavors through agriculture adventures!
  • Get ready for Game Day! This is Illini Country!
  • Find serenity at the Allerton Park & Retreat Center
  • From fishing to hiking, it's time to explore the outdoors!
  • Chicken & Waffles at Big Grove Tavern
  • Art lives in Champaign County
  • Bike, bus or train, it's easy to get around Champaign County!
  • Real Alaskan Reindeer reside in Champaign County
  • Champaign By Night

The Pygmalion Festival

September 25-28
Music lovers near and far can delight in the three-day 10th Annual Pygmalion Music Festival, which brings over 50 local and national touring musicians, artists, and authors to venues throughout Champaign-Urbana. On top of great entertainment this festival includes a lit crawl, book fair, and craft vendors! 

2014 Savoy Orchard Days

September 19-20
Bring the family out for one of the most enjoyable fall festivals around. Savoy Orchard Days brings together live entertainment on two stages, a fishing derby, an antique car & truck show, carnival rides, arts & craft vendors, a 5K run, carnival food, and, new this year, a cornhole bag tournament! 

Allerton Music Barn Festival

September 18-21
The University of Illinois School of Music and the University's Allerton Park & Retreat Center presents the 2014 Allerton Music Barn Festival. Highlights include The Jupiter Quartet, the University of Illinois Jazz Ensemble, a performance of On the Twentieth Century, and selections from Bach.

Stay & Play

Girlfriend Getaways

Take time out with your girlfriends to relax with a spa day, dance through a culinary tour, hop from shop to boutique shop and more.  We’ll put together a dream package!

Golf Champaign County

Hit the links at Steve Stricker’s Alma Mater and enjoy some of the best golfing in Central Illinois.  From Par 3 to championship courses, we’ll help you create the perfect weekend.

Family Fun

Affordable family fun has never looked this good.  Spend quality time together at our water parks, petting zoo, museums, orchard, planetarium, parks… the list goes on.


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Animal Encounters at the Orpheum
March 6, 2013 - 2:00pm - December 31, 2014 - 3:00pm
Orpheum Toddler Tuesday
October 1, 2013 - 10:30am - December 30, 2014 - 11:30am
Weekly Stand Up Comedy Showcase
January 15, 2014 - 9:00pm - December 17, 2014 - 10:30pm
Comedy Karaoke - Open Mic Stand Up Night
January 16, 2014 - 9:00pm - December 18, 2014 - 10:30pm
World War I with America’s March King
April 21, 2014 (All day) - March 20, 2015 (All day)