Events & Activities

Independence Day Holiday - City Offices Closed

July 3, 2015

All City administrative offices are closed to observe the holiday.

The Landscape Recycling Center will be open.

Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards

September 3, 2015 - 5:45pm

The 2015 Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards Program will be held on Thursday, September 3, 2015, 5:45 p.m. at I Hotel & Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.  Tickets will be available through the Champaign Community Relations Office, 102 N.

2015 Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards – Call for Nominations

May 20, 2015 - 5:00pm

The Cities of Champaign and Urbana will be celebrating the 13th annual Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards (CUIHA) Program.

Bike Month

May 31, 2015 - 11:59pm

Celebrate National Bike Month

UHS and UMS Jazz Cafe

May 8, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Everyone is invited to have a Taste of New Orleans as the Urbana High School and Urbana Middle School jazz bands play their last Jazz Café of the 2014-15 school year.

The event will be on Friday, May 8 from 7:00 pm to 9:00pm in the Urbana High School Commons.

Urbana Free Library Hosts Shredding Event with Senator Scott Bennett

May 2, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Please join Senator Scott Bennett and the Library for a shredding event.

Location: Parking lot on Cedar and Elm, just west of The Urbana Free Library
Limit: Two boxes per person. Residential shredding only (not for businesses)

Please plan to take empty boxes home with you.

Urbana High School Commencement

May 30, 2015 - 11:00am

The Commencement Ceremony of the 100th year graduating class of Urbana High School will take place on Saturday, May 30 at 11:00 am, but because of the threat of inclement weather, the ceremony will take place in the Urbana Middle School gymnasium, 1201 S. Vine St.

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.