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ILLINOIS STATE FAIR
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2014


November

Date

Event

Place

Information

22Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22-30Festival of Trees
c/o Amanda Johnson
Orr Building Time: Thanksgiving - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
M,T,W,F, Sat. - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sunday - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Admission: Adults: $5.00;
Children: 3 - 12: $3.00
Seniors: over 65 +
( Senior Day Nov 25th
28-30CPE Dog Agility Trial
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Time: 8:00 - 5:00 am
Admission: Free
No un-entered dogs allowed
29Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
December

Date

Event

Place

Information

06Holiday Party
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06-07Cross Fit Eject
c/o Chris Schulbach
Orr Building Admission: Free
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
12Customer Appreciation Luncheon
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults - $1.25
Children (12& under) - Free
20Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2015


January

Date

Event

Place

Information

02-04Liquidation Sale
c/o Yahya Jawad
Orr Building Yahya Jawad
607/595-8975
03Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Hall's Harley Davidson Motorcycle Sale
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10-11Midwest Speed Expo
c/o Terry Young
Orr Building Admission: $7.00
Under 10: Free
Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm Daily
17Horsemen's Recognition Banquet
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-18Hunting & 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 and Seniors $5.00
Children under 12 - Free
18Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: - Adults $1.25
Children 12 and under - Free
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
24Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-02/14S & K Indoor Auto Sale
c/o Clay Hagedorn
Orr Building
February

Date

Event

Place

Information

07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults $1.25
Children 12 & under - Free
19-22Illinois Beef Expo
c/o Shelia Stannard
Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Admission - (Sunday only) -
Adultls - $4.00 or $8.00 per car
22ABATE Swap Meet
c/o Paula Ward
Orr Building
27-03/01Boat Show in Springfield
c/o Jeff Smith
Orr Building Admission - Adults - $5
Seniors - $5
Children under 12 Free
Time: Feb 27 - 2 pm - 9 pm
Feb 28 - 10 am - 7 pm
March 1 - 10 am - 5 pm
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

05-07IL Maintenance Seminar
Illinois Building Theater Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06-08IL Horse Fair
Coliseum Exposition Building Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07-08Illinois Products Expo
c/o Jennifer Tirey
Orr Building Admission: $5.00 Adults
Children 10 & under: Free
TIme: Sat. 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun. 10:00am - 3:00pm
14Montessori's Childrens House Auction/Fundraiser
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults $1.25
Children 12 & under - Free
15Springfield Train Fair
c/o Raymond Moser
Orr Building Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Admission: Adults - $5.00
Children - 5.00
Children under 12 - Free
20-22Agility Training Seminar
Barn 13 Arena Only NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21NASP State Tournament
c/o Joe Robinson
Orr Building
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21-22IABOA Alpaca Show
c/o Rhonda Leinberger
Exposition Building Admission: Free
Time: Sat. 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun. 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
28Springfield Parents of Twins Cub Bi-Annual Sale
c/o Nich Barnard
Illinois Building Main Floor Jen Grimaldi
217/971-3838
28-29AKC Obedience Rally Dog Trials
c/o Joan Rothfuss
Orr Building Admission - Free
8:00 am - 4:00 pm daily
28-29CCQMA Quarter Midget Races
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

04Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04-05CPE Dog Agility Trial
c/o Chari Hopper
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring Time: 8:00 am 5:00 pm
No unentered dogs allowed
Admission: Free
10-12Dog Agility Seminar
Barn 13 Arena Only NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11-12Lincoln Land Depression Era Glass Show & Sale
c/o Linda Bogan
Illinois Building Main Floor Adults - $3.00 - Seniors - $3.00
Children (under 12) - Free
Saturday only early bird
9:00 am - 10:00 am. - $5.00
Sat.: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun.: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
11-12Neuhoff Media Spring Lawn & Garden Sale
c/o Kathy Byerly
(217)528-3033
Exposition Building
18Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Giant Flea Market
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults $1.25
Children 12 & under - Free
25Illinois Native Plant Society Plant Sale
Commodity Pavilion NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25Pet Expo
c/o Mark Birtch
Exposition Building Time - 10 am - 2:00 pm
Admission - $3.00
25Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25-26Cat Show
c/o Terry Bierrie
Orr Building
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

02High School Prom
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Theater Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02-03Carousel Connection Dressage Show
c/o Lorna Donahue
Coliseum
06Earth Stewardship Day
Bandstand Gate 2 Area Exposition Building Foodarama Happy Hollow Illinois Building Main Floor Labor Pavilion - East Labor Pavilion - West Midway Area (ea Section) Tech Town Lincoln Stage NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08-10NIAHAC Arabian Horse Show
c/o Char Kletecka
(815)494-6145
Coliseum Admission: Free
Time: Fri & Sat - 8 am - 9:00 pm
Sun - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
09Springfield Civic Garden Club Plant Sale
c/o Janet Keistler
Sale Barn 26 Time 8:00 am to noon.
Admission - Free
www.SCGC-IL.org/
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09Williamsville High School Prom
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15-17AADA Antique Show
c/o J.R. Angevine
Orr Building Admission: Adults - $6.00
Seniors - $6.00
Children under 15 - $6.00
Time: May 15th - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
May 16th - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
May 17th - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm,
16MDA Muscle Walk
c/o Jenna Warner
Exposition Building Admission: Free
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
16Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17Illini Bird Fanciers Bird Fair
c/o Karen Williams
Illinois Building Main Floor Admission: Adults - $3.00
Seniors - $3.00
Children under 12 - Free
Tiime; 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
21Capitol Radio Group
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-31IL / Arab Inc. Arabian Horse Show
c/o Dennis Riehl
Coliseum
30Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
30Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
30Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
30Wedding Reception
Exposition Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

04Summit of Hope
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09Illinois State FFA Convention Dance
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16-20Midwest Charity Horse Show
c/o Judy Kjellander
(217)793-0670
Coliseum Artisans Building Admission: Free
Time: Performances - 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
1876th American Convention of Meat Processors
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18-25Chianina/Maine Jr. Nationals
Orr Building Building 30 - Cattle Tie-outs Barn 30 S Showing Jr Nationals NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19-20Sheep Show and Sale
c/o David Trotter
Sheep Barn - North
27Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-28Centerline Dressage Horse Show
Coliseum Barn 14 42 @ $27.50 NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
July

Date

Event

Place

Information

02-05Region XI Arabian Horse Show
Coliseum Coliseum Covered Arena W/ Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
03-05CPE Dog Agility Trial
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
August

Date

Event

Place

Information

29Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

05-06Sangamon Valley Woodcarvers
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06Springfield Mile
c/o Dave Kiesow
Grandstand
11-13Abu Arabian Horse Show
Coliseum Barn 13 With Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-19National Show Horse Registry
Artisans Building Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Whitetails Unlmited Banquest
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20Illini Bird Fanciers Inc.
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

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
10Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Wedding Reception
Exposition 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
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
17-18IL Feline Fanciers Cat Show
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22-25Mid-America Mane Event Horse Show
c/o Joy Meierhans
(630)557-2575
Coliseum Artisans Building
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
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
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
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

05Wedding Reception
Artisans 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
19Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building