Dates subject to change. Please call ahead for specific information and additional activities.

May-October: Farmer’s Market. Saturdays through October. Email effinghamfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

3, 4: VW Funfest. For more information, call 866- 350-4539 or visit funfestacvw.com.
16-19: Moccasin Creek Festival. For more information, visit moccasincreekfestival.com.

4: 4th of July Fireworks. For more information, call 217-342-5310.
15, 16: Artisan Fair. For more information, call 217-342-5310 or visit effinghamartisanfair.com.
22, 23: EffingHAM-JAM BBQ Cookoff. For more information, call 217-342-4147.

TBA: Effingham County Fair. For more information, visit effinghamcountyfair.com.

10: Effingham Fall Cruise Night. For more information, visit visiteffinghamil.com.
16, 17: Corvette Funfest. For more information, call 866-309-3973 or visit corvettefunfest.com.
TBA: Summer Sundown Music Festival. For more information, visit summersundownfest.com.

30: Halloween Parade. For more information, call 217-342-4147.

2, 3: Hometown Christmas. For more information, visit visiteffinghamil.com or call 217-342-5310.

November-December: Wonderland in Lights. Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day.
For more information, call 217-342-5310 or visit

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