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ILLINOIS STATE FAIR
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2015


July

Date

Event

Place

Information

09IL STATE FAIR CORNDOG KICKOFF
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
August

Date

Event

Place

Information

06ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Teresa Mavis
(217)524-3297
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
26CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DINNER
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Teresa Mavis
(217)524-3297
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
29COLOR VIBE 5K
c/o Cody Williams
(435)245-1727
Commodity Pavilion cody@thecolorvibe.com
www.thecolorvibe.com
29ESTATE AUCTION--John Laurenzana Auctioneer
c/o John Laurenzana
(217)416-5686
Foodarama
29IL STATE FAIR 4-H DOG SHOW
c/o
Exposition Building
29THE KEEP IT 200 MIDWEST ILLINOIS SUMMER JAM
c/o Sam Johnson
(217)503-9626
Illinois Building Main Floor SAM JOHNSON
217/503-9626
29Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
29Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

02-05MORGAN JUBILEE HORSE SHOW
c/o Betsy Bishop
(217)836-5055
Coliseum Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Admission: Free
Time: 8 am - 10 pm
www.morganhorseshow.com
03ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Teresa Mavis
(217)524-3297
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
05SHORT TRACT TT RACES
c/o Steve Nace
( 27)044-2753
Multi-purpose Arena Advance Tickets $15 Adults
$5 Children 12 & under
Race Week $20 Adults
$5 Children 12 & under
05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05-06SANGAMON VALLEY WOODCARVERS
c/o Dave Rohe
(217)691-8804
Illinois Building Main Floor Karl Weidhuner
srwoodcarvers.org
David Rohe
217/691-8804
06SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)632-0277
Grandstand $30 Advance
$40 Week of Races
www.illinoismile.com
07ILLINI CLASSIC YEARLING SALE
c/o Ed Teefey
(217)257-5008
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Ed Teefey
217/2575008
10ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Teresa Mavis
(217)524-3297
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
10SPECIAL ELECTION
c/o Stacey Kern
(217)535-3235
Artisans Building 6 am to 7 pm
11-13ABU ARABIAN HORSE SHOW
c/o Kathy Root
(708)207-1075
Coliseum Barn 13 With Coliseum Admission: Free
Time: 8 am. - 9 pm.
katheyfederico@hotmail.com
12Springfield Parents of Twins Club Sale
c/o Nick Barnard
(217)414-6995
Illinois Building Main Floor Jen Grimadki
217971-3838
8:30 am to 12:00 pm
Admission $2.00
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Teresa Mavis
(217)524-3297
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
17-18HERITAGE MARKETS
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-19NATIONAL SHOW HORSE REGISTRY
c/o Cindy Clinton
(937)962-4336
Artisans Building Coliseum 8 am to 11 pm
19ST. ALOYSIUS 5K RUN/WALK
c/o Denise Reavis
Commodity Pavilion
20Illini Bird Fanciers Inc.
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21-24DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS TRAINING
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21-26Trading hands Kids Sale of Springfield LLC
c/o Julie Rhoads
(917)532-3448
Illinois Building Main Floor Wednesday 12 am -8pm
Thursday 9 am -7:30 pm
Friday 9 am-7:30 pm
Saturday 9 am tp 12 pm
Julie Rhoads 417/496-5837
24ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Teresa Mavis
(217)524-3297
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. .
26Alpha Kappa Alpha 5K Run/Walk
c/o Michelle Pulce
Commodity Pavilion 7:45 am to 11:00 am
Michelle Pulce
aka5K@yahoo.com
26Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26WHITETAILS UNLIMITED BANQUET
c/o Darel Martin
Orr Building dmartinwtu.glastel.net
Adults $50
Children $25
5:00 pm to 12:00 pm
27Danielle Loftus 5K Run
c/o Jeff Loftus
(217)899-1528
Commodity Pavilion 11 am to 2 pm
www.prayfordanielle.com
28-10/04North American Dog Agility Championships
c/o Sharon Nelson
Barn 13 With Coliseum Barn - 14 - Arena Only Coliseum 9 am to 6 pm
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

01ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Luke Sailer
(217)785-4873
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
03Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Run/Walk
c/o Morgan Trump
Commodity Pavilion
03Memorial Be Aware Womens Fair
c/o Reagan Hennemann
Orr Building
03Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
03-04LOESS Rock, Gen & Fossil Show
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Capital Area Education Fair
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07NAPA Tool & Equipment Dealer Show
c/o Paula Atchison
Illinois Building Main Floor
08ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Luke Sailer
(217)785-4873
The Shed 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
09-11YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
10Wedding Reception
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10-11Hunting & Trade Show
c/o Bob Leckrone
Orr Building Time: Sat. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Admission: Adults - $5.00
Seniors - $5.00
Children - Free
11Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults - $1.25
Children under 12 - Free
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
15ILLINOIS PRODUCTS FARMERS' MARKET
c/o Luke Sailer
(217)785-4873
The Shed 4 pm to 7 pm
15-18Prairieland Classic Dog Show
c/o Pat Howard
(217)762-8488
Exposition Building Admission - Free
Time - 8 am - 6 pm
16-18Capitol Canine Training Club Agility Trial
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-18CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
(217)546-8370
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission Adults $4.00
Children $3.00
10:00 am to 5:00 Saturday
9:00 am to 5:00 Sunday
19-22DEPT OF CORRECTIONS TRAINING
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22-25MID-AMERICA MANE EVENT HORSE SHOW
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Coliseum Artisans Building
24SPRINGFIELD JAYCEES BEER FEST
c/o Chris Long
(217)210-1885
Exposition Building
24Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25LARGE ANIMAL HANDLING COURSE
Building 30 - Indoor Show Arena Building 30 - South Show Arena Building 30 - Cattle Tie-outs NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28JOB FAIR/HEALTH FAIR
c/o Herb Earl
(217)782-4830
Orr Building
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31-11/01ALQMA Quarter Midget Racing
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31-11/01K9 SPORTS CPE DOG AGILITY TRIALS
c/o Laurie Glencross
(217)423-3438
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
November

Date

Event

Place

Information

07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07-08CCQMA-Quarter Midget Races
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults - $1.25
Children under 12 - Free
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
20-30Festival of Tree
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21Birthday Party
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21IDOA HOLIDAY FARMERS MARKET
c/o Lindsay Record
(217)528-1563
Illinois Building Main Floor
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-29CPE Dog Agility Trial
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
December

Date

Event

Place

Information

05Green Family Holiday Party
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Holiday Luncheon
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults - $1.25
Children under 12 - Free
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
14-17IL DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS TRAINING
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19IDOA HOLIDAY FARMERS MARKET
c/o Lindsay Record
(217)528-1563
Illinois Building Main Floor
19Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2016


January

Date

Event

Place

Information

02Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09-10MIDWEST SPEED EXPO
c/o Terry Young
(217)553-1963
Orr Building 9:00 am to 3 pm
midwestspeed.net
10HY-VEE CHRISTMAS PARTY
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16HORSEMAN'S BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16-17ECA HUNTING & TRADE SHOW
c/o Bob Leckrone
(618)495-2572
Orr Building bobleck@mayway.com
ecahuntingandtrades.shows
17GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23GO KART SWAP MEET
c/o Al Burkett
(217)971-5599
Orr Building Admission $7.00
11 am to 6:00 pm
23Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-02/13S & K BUICK GMC CAR SALE
c/o Clay Hagedorn
(217)544-0771
Orr Building
30Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
February

Date

Event

Place

Information

06MOUSE RACES FUNDRAISER
c/o Marla Hurse
(217)622-7644
Illinois Building Main Floor
06Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20PINK RECOGNITION GALA
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21ABATE SWAP MEET, INC.
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24-28IL BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Blossom
(217)787-4280
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out
26BANQUET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26-28BOAT SHOW IN SPRINGFIELD
c/o Jeff Smith
Orr Building
27Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

04-06IL HORSE FAIR
c/o Ronald Rhodes
(217)840-9473
Artisans Building Exposition Building Coliseum
05-06ILLINOIS PRODUCTS EXPO
c/o Karen Fraase
(217)785-7799
Orr Building March 5 10-5
March 6 10-3
www.agriculture.illinois.gov
karen.fraase@illinois.gov
12AUCTION FUNDRAISER
c/o Suzanne Harris
(217)544-7702
Illinois Building Main Floor Suzanne Harris
217/544-7702
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12-13RAIL SPLITTTERS ALPACA SHOW
c/o Rhonda Leinberger
(217)414-0266
Exposition Building Bart :Leinberger
217/414-0266
13SPRINGFIELD TRAIN FAIR
c/o Raymond Moser
Orr Building
15PRIMARY ELECTION
c/o Stacey Kern
(217)535-3235
Illinois Building Main Floor 6 am to 7 pm
18-19QUILT SHOW
c/o Burma Jones
Orr Building
19ANCIENT ATHLETICS
c/o Merl Lawless
( 21)746-5832
Coliseum 8 am to 10 pm
Admission: Free
19Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26-27AKC OBEDIANCEO & RALLY DOG TRIALS
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26-27IN THE ZONE DOG AGILITY
Barn 13 Arena Only NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

02SPRINGFIELD PARENTS OF TWINS CLUB SALE
c/o Nick Barnard
Illinois Building Main Floor Jen Grimaldi
217971-3838
8:30 am to 12:00 pm
Admission: $2.00
02Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02-03QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Ginny Barnard
(217)306-0544
Coliseum Satgurday 9 am-5 pm
Sunday 9 am-5 pm
Free Admiission
09SPRING LAWN & GARDEN SALE
c/o Andrew Harby
(217)528-3033
Exposition Building
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09-10CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Free Admission
No Un-entered dogs allowed
8 am to 5 pm
09-10DEPRESSION GLASS & POTTERY SHOW & SALE
c/o Linda Bogan
(217)744-9828
Illinois Building Main Floor
16Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16-17IN THE ZONE DOG AGILITY SEMINAR
Barn 13 Arena Only NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16-17INTERNATIONAL QUARTER HORSE SHOW
c/o Mark Harrell
(618)407-3221
Coliseum Free Admission
8:00 am tp ??? Saturday
8:00 am to ??? Sunday
17GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23ANI-MALLPET EXPO& MEGA ADOPTION EVENT
c/o Kelly Standish
(217)467-2870
Orr Building $3.00 Admission--Donation
Time: 10:00 am to 2 pm
kelly@wnns.com
www.wnns.com
23Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-05/01ILLINOIS QUARTER HORSE SHOW
c/o Joe Glassford
(618)643-3858
Coliseum
30IL NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY CENTRAL CHAPTER PLANT SALE
c/o Mary Ring
(217)243-6055
Commodity Pavilion Mary Rin
217/243-6055
www.ill-inps.org
30SPRINGFIELD HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
30Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
30Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

05EARTH STEWARDSHIP DAY
Coliseum Covered Arena Alone Foodarama Happy Hollow Lincoln Stage Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07-08CAROUSEL CONNECTION DRESSAGE SHOW
c/o Lorna Donahue
Coliseum Coliseum Covered Arena W/ Coliseum
13-15NIAHAC ARABIAN MAY IL HORSE SHOW
c/o Charlotte Kletecka
(314)717-7683
Coliseum Ryan 614/717-7683
8 am to 9 pm Saturday
1 am to 5 pm Sunday
14GLENWOOD HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14MDA WALK
c/o Andie Savoree
Exposition Building
14Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15ILLINI BIRD FANCEIERS SPRING FAIR
c/o Karen Williams
( 21)780-1519
Illinois Building Main Floor Mary Warren 217/836-2836
Admission: Adults $3.00
Seniors $3.00
Childreen under 12 FREE
9 am to 4 pm
18CENTRAL IL SENIOR CELEBRATION
c/o Cathy Houghtby
Orr Building
20-22IL CAPITOL KENNEL CLUB ALL-BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
Exposition Building
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28SHORT TRACK TT MOTORCYCLE RACES
c/o Steve Nance
(270)442-7532
Multi-purpose Arena
29SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Commodity Pavilion Tickets $30.00 Advance
$40 Race Week
Dealers $25 Advance
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

01-05ILLINOIS AHA/ARAB INC. ALL ARABIAN HORSE SHOW
c/o Dennis Riehl
(309)444-4272
Coliseum Free Admission
7 am to 10 pm
Dennis Riehl
309/657-9844
03-05A.A.D.A. ANTIQUE SHOW
c/o J.R. Angevine
(386)822-0557
Orr Building
04Wedding Receptiion
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14FFA DANCE
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14-18MIDWEST CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Judy Kjellander
Artisans Building Coliseum
17-18NORTH AMERICAN SHEEP SHOW & SALE
c/o David Trotter
(812)987-5139
Sheep Barn - North
18Wedding Reception
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-07/02CPS NATIONAL SWINE SHOW
c/o Jack Wall
(309)691-0151
Commodity Pavilion Sheep Barn - South Swine Barn 6 am to midnight
cpsswine.com
28-07/02CPS NATIONAL SWINE SHOW
c/o Jack Wall
(309)691-0151
Swine Barn Sheep Barn - North Jack Wall
cpspeoria@mindspring.com
www.cpsswine.com
July

Date

Event

Place

Information

01CLASS REUNION
Bandstand NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06-10REGION XI ARBIAN HORSE SHOW
c/o Dave Waggoner
(309)338-5128
Coliseum Free Admission
8:00 am to 10:00 pm
Dave Waggoner 309/338-5128
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09-10CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Free Admission
No Un-entered dogs allowed
8-5
15NATIONAL CORVAIR SOCIETY OF AMERICA CAR SHOW
c/o MIKE HALL
Grandstand Street Area Parking Lot #21
16Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
August

Date

Event

Place

Information

27Weddding Recpetion
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-28CENTERLINE DRESSAGE HORSE SHOW
c/o John Simpson
(217)891-6656
Coliseum Free Admission
8-4
John Simpson 217/891-6656
31-09/03MORGAN JUBILEE HORSE SHOW
c/o Betsy Bishop
(217)836-5055
Coliseum Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Free Admission
8 am to 10 pm
Betsy Bishop
217/836-5055
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

03SHORT TRACK TT MOTORCYCLE RACES
c/o Steve Nace
Multi-purpose Arena
03-04SANGAMON VALLEY WOODCARVERS WOODCARVING SHOW
c/o Dave Rohe
Illinois Building Main Floor Karl Weidhuner
Admission $5.00
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
04SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Commodity Pavilion Tickets $30 Advance
$40 Race Week
Dealers $25.00 Advance
05YEARLING HORSE SALE
c/o Ed Teefey
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Ed Teefey
217/257-5008
09-11ABU ARABIAN HORSE SHOW
c/o Kathy Root
Coliseum
10SPRINGFIELD PARENTS OF TWINS CLUB SALE
c/o Nick Barnard
Illinois Building Main Floor Jen Grimaldi
217/971-3838
8:3o am to 12:00 pm
Admission: $2.00
10Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15-17NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
(937)962-4336
Artisans Building Coliseum Free Admission
9 am to 10 pm
Cindy Clingon 937/962-4336
18IILLINI BIRD FANCIERS FALL FAIR
c/o Karen Williams
(217)801-5191
Illinois Building Main Floor Mary Warren 217/836-2836
9 am to 4 pm
Admission: Adults $3.00
Seniors $3.00
Children 12 & Under FREE
22-24CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENT SALE
c/o Julie Rhoads
(417)496-5837
Orr Building
24Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24Wedding Reception
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

01Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
01-02LOESS ROCK GEM & FOSSILL SHOW
c/o Steve Morse
(217)622-3484
Orr Building
07-09YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
08ACS MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER
c/o Morgan Trump
(217)523-4503
Commodity Pavilion Morgan Trump
217/523-4503 option 3
7:00 am to 11:00 am
08BE AWARE WOMENS'S FAIR
c/o Tiffany Lowers
(217)788-3233
Orr Building
08Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08Wedding Reception
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14-16CCTC DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Marilyn Steward
Coliseum
15Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15-16CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
(217)546-8370
Illinois Building Main Floor
15-16E.C.A. HUNTING & TRADE SHOW
c/o Bob Leckrone
(618)495-2572
Orr Building Admission: Adults $5.00
Seniors $5.00
Children Free with Paren
Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 9 am to 3 pm
20-23MID-AMERICA MANE EVENT HORSE SHOW
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Artisans Building Coliseum
23GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-12/01FESTIVAL OF TREES
c/o Amanda Johnson
(217)788-3293
Orr Building
29FESTIVAL
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
29-30ALQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Greg Petit
(217)414-9506
Coliseum Friday 7 am to 9 pm
Sunday 8 am to 5 pm
Greg Pettit 217414-9506
FREE ADMISSION
November

Date

Event

Place

Information

05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05-06QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Virginia Barnard
(217)306-5444
Coliseum Free Admission
Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 9 am to 5 pm
08GENERAL ELECTION
c/o Stacey Kern
(217)535-3235
Illinois Building Main Floor 6 am to 7 pm
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26WEDDING RECEPTION
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
December

Date

Event

Place

Information

03-04CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERD DOGS ALLOWED.
8 AM TO 5 PM
10WEDDING RECEPTION
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2017


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

22-26IL BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Rein Blossom
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out
24-26The Boat Show in Springfield
c/o Jeff Smith
Orr Building
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

08-09SPRING LAWN & GARDEN SALE
c/o Andrew Harby
(217)528-3033
Exposition Building
20-22CHILDREN'S CONSIGMENT SALE
c/o Stuart Metcalf
Orr Building Julie Rhoads
417/496-5837
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

06PROM
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

13FFA Dance
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

14-17NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
24-26CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENT SALE
c/o Stuart Metcalf
Orr Building Julie Rhoads
417/496-5837
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

06-08Youth Charity Horse Show
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
13-15CCTC Dog Agility Trial
c/o Marilyn Steward
Coliseum
19-22Mid-America Mane Event Horse Show
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Artisans Building
21-22CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor
27-11/30Festival of Trees
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-29ALQMA Quarter Midget Racing
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2018


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

21-25IL BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Bloxxom
Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
23-25The Boat Show in Springfield
c/o Jeff Smith
Orr Building
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

07-08SPRING LAWN & GARDEN SALE
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12-14CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENMT SALE
c/o Stuart Metcalf
Orr Building Julie Rhoads
417/496-5837
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

13-15NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cinty Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

05-07Youth Charity Horse Show
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
12-14CCTC Dog Agility Trial
c/o Marilyn Steward
Coliseum
18-21Mid-America Mane Event Horse Show
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Artisans Building Coliseum
20-21CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor
27-28ALQMA Quarter Midget Racing
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2019


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

20-24IL BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Blossom
(217)787-4280
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

12-14NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

11-13Youth Charity Horse Show
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
18-20CCTC Dog Agility Trial
c/o Marilyn Steward
Coliseum
19-20CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor
24-27Mid-America Mane Event Horse Show
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Artisans Building Coliseum
November

Date

Event

Place

Information

02-03ALQMA Quarter Midget Racing
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2020


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

19-23IL BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Bossom
(217)787-4280
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

04-05SPRING LAWN & GARDEN SALE
c/o Andrew Harby
(217)528-3033
Exposition Building
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

17-19NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

09-11Youth Charity Horse Show
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
16-18CCTC Dog Agility Trial
c/o Mariliyn Steward
Coliseum
17-18CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor
22-25Mid-America Mane Event Horse Show
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Artisans Building Coliseum
31-11/01ALQMA Quarter Midget Racing
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2021


September

Date

Event

Place

Information

16-18NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

16-17CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2022


October

Date

Event

Place

Information

15-16CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2023


October

Date

Event

Place

Information

21-22CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2024


October

Date

Event

Place

Information

19-20CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2025


October

Date

Event

Place

Information

18-19CAT SHOW
c/o Norma Jean Bromwell
Illinois Building Main Floor