June 3-August 5 (excluding July 1, 8): Free Concert Series. Every Friday. Downtown Jacksonville. Presented by Jacksonville Main Street.

11: 26th Annual Downtown Plaza Car Show. Downtown Jacksonville, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
11: 8th Annual Summer Cruise Nite. Morton Avenue, 5-9 p.m.

4: 4th of July Parade.
5-10: Annual Morgan County Fair. Morgan County Fairgrounds. Games, rides and big band entertainment.
Check calendar at jacksonvilleil.org, for concert information.
28, 29: Kiwanis Youth Memorial Golf Tournament. Free tournament for junior golfers.

2-4: Prairieland Chautauqua: Celebrating our Chautauqua. Nichols Park. Free event.
10: Juried Artisan Fair. Sponsored by Jacksonville Main Street. Downtown Jacksonville.
17: 38th Annual Cruise Nite and Car Show.
17: Oktoberfest. Sponsored by the Jacksonville Rotary Club. Morgan County Fairgrounds.

22: Jacksonville Main Street’s Pumpkin Festival. Downtown Jacksonville.

9, 10: Christkindl Market. Sponsored by Jacksonville Main Street. Downtown Jacksonville.

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