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28-30: Mattoon Arts Council hosts the SIAW art workshop.

14: Gardenfest in Lytle Park.

10-12: Lake Mattoon Y-Flyer Regatta.
18, 19: Lincoln Log Cabin Civil War Days.

4: Mattoon Independence Day. Parade at 9 a.m.
4: Independence Day Celebration. Fireworks at Coles County Airport.
19-23: Annual Bagelfest Celebration.

20: Coles County Memorial Authority Air Show.

9, 10: Central Illinois CIL-CON.
24, 25: Lincoln Log Cabin Harvest Frolic.

13: Mattoon Chamber of Commerce Expo at Cross County Mall.
28: Celebrate Downtown Mattoon Trunk or Treat.

17: Mattoon Lightworks Walk Thru Night. One night only.

November 18-December 28: Mattoon Lightworks. Peterson Park.

3: Celebrate Downtown Mattoon Christmas.

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