• Bloomington Gold Corvette Show, June 27-29, 2014
  • Find serenity at the Allerton Park & Retreat Center
  • Chicken & Waffles at Big Grove Tavern
  • Real Alaskan Reindeer reside in Champaign County
  • Art lives in Champaign County
  • Sunshine and cool waters at Kaufman Lake
  • Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve
  • Champaign By Night
  • The picturesque University of Illinois campus

Taste of C-U

The premiere event of the summer is just around the corner, August 15-16! The Taste of Champaign-Urbana will feature food from some of Champaign-Urbana’s best restaurants and local beers from your favorite breweries.

August Bluegrass

Head to Allerton Park & Retreat Center, August 8, for two amazing bluegrass band featured on one beautiful summer evening. Featuring the Henhouse Prowlers, playing anything from lightning fast picking to sentimental ballads, and Special Concensus,  a four-person acoustic bluegrass band with a repertoire that features traditional bluegrass standard.

Bud Light Summer Stage 2014

Head to campustown for the third annual Bud Light Summer Stage, July 26! Held at the corner off Sixth & John St., the festival will have a Kids Fest starting at 3:00 p.m. The concert kicks off at 6:00 p.m., featuring Mike Ingram, 90s Daughter and the Brat Pack. And don't miss out on the Big Fat Ugly Eating Contest! 

Stay & Play

Girlfriend Getaways

Take time out with your girlfriends to relax with a spa day, dance through a culinary tour, hop from shop to boutique shop and more.  We’ll put together a dream package!

Golf Champaign County

Hit the links at Steve Stricker’s Alma Mater and enjoy some of the best golfing in Central Illinois.  From Par 3 to championship courses, we’ll help you create the perfect weekend.

Family Fun

Affordable family fun has never looked this good.  Spend quality time together at our water parks, petting zoo, museums, orchard, planetarium, parks… the list goes on.


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Animal Encounters at the Orpheum
March 6, 2013 - 2:00pm - December 31, 2014 - 3:00pm
Orpheum Toddler Tuesday
October 1, 2013 - 10:30am - December 30, 2014 - 11:30am
Weekly Stand Up Comedy Showcase
January 15, 2014 - 9:00pm - December 17, 2014 - 10:30pm
Comedy Karaoke - Open Mic Stand Up Night
January 16, 2014 - 9:00pm - December 18, 2014 - 10:30pm
Exhibit: "Sacred Symbols in Sequins: Vintage Haitian Vodou Flags"
April 6, 2014 - 12:00pm - August 10, 2014 - 4:00pm