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ARTHUR

Dates are subject to change. Please call ahead for specific information and additional activities. Visit: www.arthurchamber.com.

April
6: Downtown Arthur Market. Welcome Center parking lot.
6: Bi-Annual Fish Fry. Otto Center.
6: County Line Standardbred Horse Sale. Arthur Sale Barn.
12: 15th Annual Benefit Auction for the Moultrie County Beacon. Otto Center.
20: 3rd Saturday Market. Moultrie-Douglas County Fairgrounds.
20: Easter Egg Hunt. 1 p.m. at Arthur High School. Arthur Woman’s Club.
21: Easter Sunday Community Sunrise Service.
22-27: 9th Annual Quilt Walk. Downtown Arthur.
25-27: 30th Annual Arthur Quilt Show & Auction. Otto Center.
26: Horse/Pony Sale. Arthur Sale Barn.
30: Arthur Produce Auction opens for season. 354N County Road 100E (1/2 mile south of State Route 133).

May
Every Tuesday & Friday in May: Flowers and produce at the Arthur Produce Auction at 10 a.m.

3: Arthur Produce Annual Spring Tree & Landscaping Auction. 10 a.m. 354N County Road 100E.
4: Downtown Arthur Market. Welcome Center parking lot.
11: East Central Illinois Standardbred & Pony Sale. Arthur Sale Barn.
17, 18: All-Around Town Garage Sales.
17, 18: Back Forty Market. The Great Pumpkin Patch.
18: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds.
30: Ascension Day. All Amish businesses closed.
31: Strawberry Jam Festival/Downtown Arthur Market.
31: Heart of America Pony Sale. Tri-County Auction Facility.

June
Every Tuesday & Friday in June: Fresh local produce at the Arthur Produce Auction at 10 a.m.
1: Strawberry Jam Festival/Downtown Arthur Market.
1: CIBR “The Thrill of the Grill” Backyard BBQ Competition.
1: Strawberry Social. Otto Center.
1: Sheep to Clothing. Illinois Amish Heritage Center.
3-7: Arthur Community Vacation Bible School. Arthur Mennonite Church from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
15: 10th Annual Amish Country Tractor Cruise. 50-mile cruise featuring pre-1980 tractors.
15: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds.
29: Arthur Freedom Celebration Parade. Downtown.
29: Arthur Freedom Celebration/Fireworks. Arthur Rotary.

July
Every Tuesday & Friday in July: Fresh local produce at the Arthur Produce Auction at 10 a.m.

5, 6: Horse Progress Days. Arthur Sale Barn.
6: Downtown Arthur Market. Welcome Center parking lot.
7-13: 89th Annual Moultrie-Douglas County Fair.
11: Semi-Ann. Summer Picker Auction. Tri-County Auction Facility.
11-13: East Central Illinois Shop Hop.

August
Every Tuesday & Friday in August: Fresh local produce at the Arthur Produce Auction at 10 a.m.
2, 3: 3rd Annual Steam Threshing Show. Illinois Amish Heritage Center.
3: Downtown Arthur Market. Visitors Center parking lot.
9: Horse/Pony Sale. Arthur Sale Barn.
17: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds.
23, 24: Arthur Mennonite Relief Sale. Otto Center.
31: 7th Annual Chet Kingery Bluegrass Festival.
31: Annual East Central Illinois Standardbred Auction. Arthur Sale Barn.
31-September 1, 2: 47th Annual Arthur Amish Country Cheese Festival. Rat Race 5K/10K Run, 1-Mile Fun Run, 5K Recreational Walk & Kids Cheese Chasers Race.

September
Every Tuesday & Friday in September: Fresh local produce, pumpkins and mums at the Arthur Produce Auction at 10 a.m.
6, 7: Fall All Around Town Garage Sales.
14: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds
14: “The Amish Country Tour” Annual Bike Ride.
27, 28: Arthur Homecoming Weekend.
27: Fall Toy Auction. Tri-County Auction Facility.
28: Fall Semi-Ann. Consign. Sale. Tri-County Auction Facility.

October
Every Tuesday & Friday in October: Fresh local produce, pumpkins and mums at Arthur Produce Auction at 10 a.m.
5: Central Illinois Braggin’ Rights Chili Cook-Off. Downtown Arthur.
5: Downtown Arthur Market. Welcome Center parking lot.­
11, 12: CIBR-BBQ KCBS Competition, Thrill of the Grill Competition.
18, 19: Fall Harvest Days. Illinois Amish Heritage Center.
19: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds.
24-31: Lighted Pumpkin House Display.
25, 26: 26th Annual Haiti Auction. Otto Center.
26: Halloween Festival. Arthur High School.

November
2: Bi-Annual Fish Fry. Otto Center.
8, 9: “Spirit of the Holidays” Bazaar. Arthur United Methodist Church.
8, 9: Homesteaders on the Prairie Antique Show/Sale. Fairgrounds.
8, 9: Arthur Area Spotlight Tour.
9: Spirit of the Season/Gathering on the Prairie Antique Show & Sale. Otto Center.
15: Christmas Auction. Otto Center.
16: Amish Country Christmas Open Houses.
16: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds.
22: Black Friday Shopping Event.
29: Toy, Farm Primitives, Antiques & Collectibles Auction. Tri-Co. Auction Facility.
30: Advertising Signage, Petroliana & Collectibles Auction. Tri-Co. Auction Facility.

December
7: Breakfast with Santa. Yoder’s Kitchen.
7: Arthur House Walk. From 2 to 4 p.m.
7: Lighted Christmas Parade. Downtown, 5:30 p.m.
7: Central Illinois Rabbit Breeders Association Show.
21: 3rd Saturday Market. Fairgrounds.
25: Free Community Christmas Day Lunch. Vine Street Christian Church.



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