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2: 18th Street Block Party. 18th Street. 217-345-4700.
21-Sept. 25: Farmers Market.
8: EIU Commencement. EIU Lantz Arena.
TBA: IHSA Girls State Badminton Tourney.
15: Races for All Paces. Visit
TBA: IHSA Girls State Track Meet.
TBA: IHSA Boys State Track Meet.

Farmer’s Market. Downtown Square every Wednesday until October from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. 217-345-8018.

3, 10, 17, 24: Community Band Concert. 217-345-6897.
27: Red, White, and Blue Days Bingo. 217-345-7691.

3, 4: Red, White, and Blue Days. 217-232-1485.
24-August 1: Coles County Fair.

8: Annual Bluegrass Jam. Lincoln Log Cabin. 11-4.
TBA: Run for the Fallen. 217-345-6897.

18: Special Olympics Family Festival.
24-26: Harvest Frolic Fall Celebration. Lincoln Log Cabin. 10-4.

TBA: EIU Homecoming.
30: Scare on the Square. 217-345-7041.

TBA: EIU Family Weekend.
1-5: Yuletide Tunes & Treats Auction. 217-348-0430.
TBA: Band Together for Kids. Charleston VFW.
12-15: Holiday Festival. Sarah Bush Lincoln.

4: Christmas in the Heart of Charleston. 217-348-0430.
4: Old Fashioned Christmas on the Prairie. Lincoln Log Cabin.

To Be Announced
TBA: Coles County Truck Convoy.
TBA: Tour de Charleston.
TBA: MuseFest.

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