Events & Activities

Urbana High School Commencement

May 30, 2015 - 11:00am

Urbana High School will hold their commencement on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 11:00 am. The ceremony will take place in the McKinley Athletic field complex, on the football field.

No tickets are required, however seating is limited to the home bleachers. If there are adverse weather conditions, the event will be moved to the Urbana Middle School gymnasium.

Urbana Middle School Students Perform Alice in Wonderland

April 16, 2015 - 7:00pm - April 18, 2015 - 2:00pm

Urbana Middle School students will perform "Alice in Wonderland" on Thursday, April 16th at 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, April 18th at 2:00 p.m. The performance will take place at Urbana Middle School, 1201 S. Vine Street, Urbana.

Commemorative Event at The Knowlton & Bennett Drug Store Building

April 11, 2015 - 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Let's celebrate the history and culture of Urbana! The Knowlton & Bennett Drug Store Building at Race and Main Streets is a historic building designed by famed Illinois architect Joseph W. Royer. Please join us there on Saturday, April 11, for a commemorative plaque dedication and ribbon-cutting event.

Urbana Free Library's Eighth Annual Fairy Tale Ball

April 17, 2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Fairy tale lovers of all ages are invited to an evening of stories, crafts, dancing, games, and entertainment.

Memorial Day Holiday - City Offices and Landscape Recycling Center Closed

May 25, 2015

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

Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Sale

May 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Urbana, Champaign, & UofI Extension will be hosting a Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Sale

SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2015 9AM - 3PM

Corner of S. Vine St. and E. Green St.

Watch the April edition of "It's All About U"

April 28, 2015 - 11:03am - April 29, 2015 - 11:03am

Join host Natalie KennyMarquez as she sees what's happening this month with the City of Urbana.

UMS SPLASH Program Produces Their Own Newscast

March 29, 2015

The Urbana Middle School's SPLASH (Students Playing and Learning After School) program  spent 8 weeks learning television production skills at Urbana Public Television.

UBA Middle Market at Lincoln Square

April 18, 2015

When the Holiday Market ends and there are months until Market at the Square begins, have no fear! The UBA has extended the market season year-round by bringing you the Middle Market.

Urbana Celebrates the Boneyard!

April 11, 2015 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Join us in for a day full of fun, family-friendly arts activities at Urbana's newest urban park!

Saturday, April 11, 2015
Boneyard Creek Improvements Project
(enter at Race St. and Griggs St.