Events & Activities

Summer Movie Nights Features UP- sponsored by the Urbana Public Arts Program

September 12, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Join us on Friday, September 12 at 8pm at the Busey Bank Parking Lot in Urbana for the final Summer Movie Night of 2014. @urbanalove and the Urbana Public Arts Program present UP, the animation classic by Pixar. A feisty septuagenarian teams with a fearless wilderness ranger to do battle with a vicious band of beasts and villains in this beloved computer-animated adventure.

Light the Night: Bike Light Distribution Campaign

September 11, 2014 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Do you ride your bike at night? Then you gotta have a light!Light the Night Flyer

UHS Presents the Stars and Stripes Game

September 26, 2014 - 5:30pm

The Urbana High School Tigers Football Program and the UHS Echo are hard at work planning the activities for the 2014 Stars and Stripes Game on September 26, 2014.

The Tigers will play the Hampshire High School Whip-Purs at the UHS McKinley Field Athletic Complex with the Junior Varsity game beginning at 5:30pm, followed by Varsity at 7:30pm.

This event is aimed at honoring the

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 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

2014 Urbana Business Survey Now Available

September 19, 2014

How can the City help your business?

UPTV hosts Teens in Action Summer Camp

September 3, 2014 - 12:58pm - 5:58pm

Urbana Public Television staff recently hosted the Urbana Park District's Teens in Action Summer Camp at their studio.

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