Dates subject to change. Please call ahead for specific information and additional activities. For more information, visit or call 217-923-3401.

January through December: Hootenanny. Free entertainment on the first Saturday of the month at 7 p.m. Greenup Municipal Building


August 14-21: Cumberland County Fair. Thoroughbred & harness horse races, queen contest, tractor pulls, 4-H shows, musical entertainment, carnival for the kids and demolition derby. For more information, visit

September 24, 25: Greenup Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival. Queen contest, crafts, city-wide rummage sales, car shows, parade, food vendors, beer tent, musical entertainment, kids entertainment and fun. For more information, contact

To Be Announced
TBA: Halloween Celebration. Greenup Municipal Building. Costume judging, cake walk, food and games.
TBA: Cruise Night. Greenup Chamber of Commerce. Cruise IL RT 121 (Cumberland St.). For more information, contact
TBA: Visit with Santa! Greenup Chamber of Commerce. Contact for more information.



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