Events & Activities

Urbana Sweetcorn Festival

August 22, 2014 - 5:00pm - August 23, 2014 - 11:00pm

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The 39th Annual Urbana Sweetcorn Festival is this weekend!

Produce Is Waterproof

September 1, 2012 - 7:00am - 12:00pm

There are many wonderful things about locally-grown fruits and vegetables, but one of their finer traits, at least this weekend, is they don't mind getting a little wet.

C-U Bike to Work Day

May 1, 2012 - 7:00am - 10:00am


Skip the Clip! USD #116 Hosting Fundraiser for Greg Chew Scholarship

August 25, 2014 - 7:00pm

Urbana School District #116 will host a Skip the Clip! Learn to tie a bow fundraiser to benefit the Greg Chew Theatre Scholarship at Urbana High School on Monday, August 25 at 7pm at UHS.

Just in time for National Bow Tie Day on Thursday, August 28, Superintendent Donald Owen will be the instructor for the fun-filled and educational evening.

September Proclaimed as "Library Card Sign-Up Month"

September 1, 2014 - September 30, 2014

Proclamation by the Mayor of the City of Urbana, Illinois

WHEREAS, the library card is the most important school supply of all; and

WHEREAS, libraries are an essential service for the nation's children; and

WHEREAS, libraries bridge the digital divide by providing a full range of information and servic

Urbana Middle School Hosts the President's Own United States Marine Band in Free Concert

September 8, 2014 - 7:30pm

On Monday, September 8, 2014, Urbana Middle School will play host to The President’s Own United States Marine Band in a free concert.

City Council Tour

August 11, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The Urbana City Council will tour Public Works and Development Project Sites on Monday, August 11, 2014 from 5:00- 7:00 p.m.

This is an informal tour; not a meeting or a fact-finding session, and does not require a public audience, but public is welcome.

Seating is limited to first come, first serve.

Urbana’s Market at the Square to Celebrate National Farmers Market Week on August 9th

August 5, 2014 - 8:40am - August 9, 2014 - 11:59pm

Walk with the Mayors

September 28, 2014 - 8:00am

Enjoy a leisurely morning walk with Mayors Laurel Prussing and Don Gerard through Urbana and Champaign neighborhoods.  The route is approximately three miles and will begin and end at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana.  For more

2014 Motor Fuel Tax Resurfacing Project Open House

July 29, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Urbana Civic Center, located at 108 East Water Street, to provide information concerning the upcoming 2014 Motor Fuel Tax Resurfacing Project.

The Open House will be conducted on an informal basis; no formal presentation is planned.