• Bike, bus or train, it's easy to get around Champaign County!
  • From fishing to hiking, it's time to explore the outdoors!
  • Celebrate local artists at the Boneyard Arts Festival
  • Chicken & Waffles at Big Grove Tavern
  • Film lovers unite at the annual Ebertfest
  • Experience local flavors through agriculture adventures!
  • Get ready for Game Day! This is Illini Country!
  • Find serenity at the Allerton Park & Retreat Center
  • Art lives in Champaign County

Historic Farms Days

Historic Farm Days | July 9-12, 2015
The annual Historic Farm Days, held in Penfield, returns to take a look back at our history with special displays every year, this year featuring John Deere and Chevrolet. With tractor pulls, square dancing, parades, fireworks, a blacksmith shop and live music, the whole family will enjoy learning a little more about the history of agriculture.

Champaign Music Festival

The 2015 Champaign Music Festival will feature nationally-recognized musicians playing amazing music in the heart of Downtown Champaign. Join in for an exciting evening of live music by Smash Mouth & Toad the Wet Sprocket and enjoy food and beverages from local restaurants.  Come ready to rock at this outstanding and FREE summer event!

Champaign County Freedom Celebration

Now in it's 66th year, the Champaign County Freedom Celebration offers fun throughout the day to celebrate the 4th of July. Start off with a 5K Race & Walk through the Univeristy of Illinois campus followed by a parade at 11:00 a.m. Music and childrens activities start at 7:00 p.m. with fireworks starting around 9:15 p.m.


All we can say is WOW! Did you see the 2015-2016 line-up for @thevirginia? What's on your list to see? http://t.co/hWIzkzF4MP
What are your plans on this gorgeous day #chambana? Check out some live music at Homer Lake tonight at 5!
Fun event this week at @biggrovetavern! https://t.co/Gsp1C8Uz1A
It's day 2 of Blues, Brews & BBQ and it is beautiful outside! Who's heading out on this perfect Saturday? #norain
Look at those smiling faces waiting to greet our visitors! https://t.co/J1jxDtpY08

Animal Encounters at the Orpheum
March 6, 2013 - 11:00am - December 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
Professor Harding and the Illinois Bands During WWI
August 19, 2014 (All day) - August 3, 2015 (All day)
Many Voices: The Great War in America's Songs
October 27, 2014 (All day) - September 25, 2015 (All day)
Krannert Art Museum Exhibition | Artists Including Me: William Wegman
January 30, 2015 (All day) - July 25, 2015 (All day)
Krannert Art Museum Exhibition | MetaModern
January 30, 2015 (All day) - July 25, 2015 (All day)