The 16th Annual Effingham Marching Band 2019 Red Regiment Invitational will be hosting 29 bands from all over Central Illinois Saturday, Oct. 19, at Effingham High School.
Eastern Illinois University’s Theatre Department will present Katori Hall’s “The Mountaintop” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 and 19 and at 2 p.m. on Oct. 20. “The Mountaintop” is being directed by special guest director April A. Jones. The performance will take place in the Black Box Theatre in the Do…
Odd Market is back. Featuring over 35 vendors, the single-day art event organized by the Odd Fellows hits Tuscola on Oct. 12 with a lineup of quirky art, live music and food. The event is 100 percent volunteer run, with all proceeds going to charity.
Fiddle Fest, a celebration of the 55th annual Illinois Old Time Fiddle Contest, will kick off with a concert on Saturday night, Oct. 26, at the Effingham Performance Center (EPC). Featured bands are Hand Picked at 7 p.m., Motherlode at 8 p.m., and Firebox at 9 p.m. All three bands feature fi…
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The Effingham County Museum invites the public to join them on Saturday, Oct. 19, for a performance featuring Abraham Lincoln (portrayed by George Buss) and political opponent Stephen A. Douglas (portrayed by Tim Connors) as they take the audience back to their famous debates over slavery an…
Tuscan Hills Winery, Effingham, will host a trivia night Friday, Oct. 18, at 6:30 p.m. to raise funds for the Effingham Public Library’s 1,000 Books to Kindergarten Project.
Area residents have an opportunity to help select the top international short film of the year at two different screenings of the Manhattan Short film festival.
The Suzette Brumleve Memorial Effingham Public Library is showcasing the artwork of local artist Dinah Nuelle. Dinah’s work will be available for viewing in the Art Gallery until Sep. 29.
The international Corvette world heads to Effingham Sept. 19-22, as Mid America Motorworks, the world’s leading supplier of Corvette Parts and accessories, hosts the 26th annual Corvette Funfest.
EFFINGHAM – For the past 26 years, Mid America Motorworks has kicked off its annual Corvette Funfest event with a trip throughout area country sides, but this year will be different.
Hobnob Harvest Market will be Sept. 6 and 7 at the Effingham County Fairgrounds in Altamont. Hobnob is a mix of creative handmade goods, artisan food, vintage finds and fashion trucks.
Local production company Three Chicks & a Stage will present “12 Incompetent Jurors,” a parody of “12 Angry Men,” this September at The Effingham Performance Center.
Crossroads Quilters Guild Quilt Show will be Friday, Sept. 13, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday, Sept. 14, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Thelma Keller Convention Center in Effingham.
The Doudna Fine Arts Center at Eastern Illinois University opens its 2019-20 season with “Cocktail Hour: The Show,” by New York City-based company Ballets with a Twist, on Sept. 19 and 20.
COWDEN – A rodeo, food, live music, queen pageant and a not-so-beauty pageant are just a few of the activities scheduled for this year's 2019 Cowden Pioneer Days Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23-25, at Cowden Village Park.
The Mill Road Threshermans Association returns to the Effingham County Fairgrounds in Altamont Aug. 8, 9, 10 and 11. The show will feature the Allis Chalmers Triple A Tractor Club and Minneapolis Moline M-M Enthusiasts.
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