• Celebrate local artists at the Boneyard Arts Festival
  • Chicken & Waffles at Big Grove Tavern
  • Film lovers unite at the annual Ebertfest
  • From fishing to hiking, it's time to explore the outdoors!
  • Bike, bus or train, it's easy to get around Champaign County!
  • Experience local flavors through agriculture adventures!
  • Get ready for Game Day! This is Illini Country!
  • Find serenity at the Allerton Park & Retreat Center
  • Art lives in Champaign County

Hatch: A Creative Reuse Art Festival

February 27-March 15, 2015
What happens when you mix artists with unwanted materials destined for the landfill? You get Hatch: A Creative Re-Use Art Festival from the I.D.E.A. Store in Champaign, a marketplace of ideas from recycled materials. 

IHSA State Wrestling Championships

February 19-21, 2015
Don't miss the excitement of the 2015 IHSA State Wrestling Championships! Wrestlers come from all over the state to compete at the State Farm Center. Watch as more than 670 wrestlers take to the mats to win one of 42 individual state wrestling titles. 

Romantic Getaway at Allerton Park

February 14-15, 2015
Get swept away this Valentine's Day with a Romantic Getaway at Allerton Park and Retreat Center. Enjoy cocktails and a delicious dinner at the Mansion, followed by a series of fun activities. This will be one holiday that you surely won't forget!

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.


RT @MahometVillage: Congratulations to the Mahomet-Seymour High School Dance Team for winning the IHSA State Championship!
Yum!! RT @RMRestaurant: Strawberry cobblers for tonight's special dessert http://t.co/4nhNzIY8Uh”
RT @IlliniAthletics: Busy @IlliniAthletics weekend in #Chambana starts TONIGHT! RT to show your support for the #ILLINI! http://t.co/x5cK…
Looking for a Friday night date spot? Give Yellowfin Japanese Restaurant a try! This relaxed eatery… http://t.co/XuzicNzCqm
Don't miss Go: Organic Orchestras at @krannertcenter this weekend! Here's more of #whatshappening in #chambana: http://t.co/hBmQFUshNX

Animal Encounters at the Orpheum
March 6, 2013 - 2:00pm - December 31, 2015 - 3:00pm
World War I with America's March King
March 17, 2014 (All day) - May 6, 2015 (All day)
CU Sunday Market
May 18, 2014 - 10:00am - May 31, 2015 - 3:00pm
Professor Harding and the Illinois Bands During WWI
August 19, 2014 (All day) - August 3, 2015 (All day)
Many Voices: The Great War in America's Songs
October 27, 2014 (All day) - September 25, 2015 (All day)