Events & Activities

Illinois Marathon Information and Street Closings

April 24, 2015 - 7:30pm - April 25, 2015 - 11:00am

For information about the marathon races, check out the Illinois Marathon website.

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


Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair

December 14, 2015 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Please join us for the Second Annual CSA Fair on Monday, December 14th from 4-7 p.m.

The Friends of The Urbana Free Library Fall Book Sale

November 19, 2015 - 5:00pm - November 23, 2015 - 1:00pm

You’re invited to join hundreds of fellow treasure seekers at one of the most anticipated events of the season, the Friends of The UFL Fall Book Sale. Members of the Friends have access to a special preview on Thursday evening, November 19 (no electronic devices for scanning will be permitted on preview night).

UHS Presents the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

November 11, 2015 - 7:00pm - November 15, 2015 - 2:30pm

When planning a season of shows for Urbana High School Theatre, director Tim Broeker sometimes thinks first about what audiences will love. For other shows, his primary goal is to challenge his student actors.

Halloween Trick or Treat Hours

October 31, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Trick or Treat hours for the City of Urbana will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Saturday, October 31st.

The guidelines for trick or treat hours are listed in the document below.

Urbana Schools Adds Shuttles to Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 29, 2015 - 4:00am - 8:00pm

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All Urbana elementary schools, the middle school, high school, and early childhood school will be hosting parent/teacher conferences on Thursday, October 29 and Thursday, November 5.

Market at the Square to Transform Into Market at the Scare on October 31st

October 31, 2015 - 7:00am - 12:00pm

Market at the Scare 2015 Poster and Event InformationJoin Urbana’s Market at the Square for a very special Halloween themed MARKET AT THE SCARE from 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday, October 31, 2015!