Events & Activities

Holiday Parking in Downtown Urbana

Date: 
January 1, 2016

Enjoy up to 2 hours of free parking Thanksgiving through New Years in the parking garage located at 111 W. Main Street in Downtown Urbana.

Urbana Business Association's Holiday Market

Date: 
December 19, 2015 - 1:00pm

UBA Holiday Market

The 2015 Holiday Market season is in full swing!

Urbana Sweetcorn Festival

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

Urbana Sweetcorn Festival Banner

The 39th Annual Urbana Sweetcorn Festival is this weekend!

Produce Is Waterproof

Date: 
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

Date: 
May 1, 2012 - 7:00am - 10:00am

REGISTER NOW FOR THIRD ANNUAL C-U BIKE TO WORK DAY!

www.CUBikeToWork.com

Wiley Elementary Bike Rodeo

Date: 
May 18, 2016 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm

The Champaign-Urbana Safe Routes to School (C-U SRTS) Project, Urbana School District #116, Champaign County Bikes, City of Urbana, and Champaign-­Urbana Mass Transit District are holding a bike rodeo at Wiley Elementary on May 18th, from 1 to 2:30pm on the driveway behind the school to teach fifth-­graders bicycle safety and bicycling skills.

The C-U SRTS Project Bicycle Rodeo

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party

Date: 
May 21, 2016 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Read for the Win when you join us for the 2016 Summer Reading Program Kick-Off with an outdoor party for everyone!

Saturday, May 21
Urbana Free Library, Cherry Alley

Enjoy live music with the incomparable Mr.

Memorial Day Holiday - City Offices and Landscape Recycling Center Closed

Date: 
May 30, 2016

All City administrative offices and the Landscape Recycling center are closed to observe the holiday.

Preservation Month - History of Urbana's Antebellum Houses

Date: 
May 25, 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as Stewart Berlocher presents his fascinating research on Urbana's Civil War-era buildings and neighborhoods in this lecture, the last of three, as part of National Preservation Month. Event takes place in the Lewis Auditorium at the Urbana Free Library at 7:00PM on May 25.

The two other lectures in this series, "What Style is it?

Preservation Month - Good Form: Understanding Vernacular Building Types in Urbana

Date: 
May 18, 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Learn about vernacular building types in Urbana in this lecture, the second of three, as part of National Preservation Month.