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MONTICELLO 2021

Visit monticellochamber.org for more information on all events. Dates are tentative and subject to change. Please call ahead for specific information and additional activities.


April-October: Drive-In Movie Night in Allerton each month.
Every 3rd Saturday, April-October: Garden Tours. Allerton Park — when they are able.
Every 3rd Saturday: Storytime at Bryant Cottage. Geared to kids ages 5-10 — when they are able.


April
16-18: C&IM 31 Throttle Time. Monticello Railway Museum.
24: Throttle Time. Monticello Railway Museum.
30: Kirby Derby Packet Pickup. Monticello Courthouse Square.

Every Saturday and Sunday, May 2-October 4: Weekend Train Rides. Monticello Railway Museum — when they are able. Diesel most weekends. Steam could happen later in the year.

May
1: Whites of Spring. White wine sampling and boutique shopping. Downtown Monticello.
1, 2: High School Rodeo. Piatt County Trailblazers.
1-15: Virtual Kirby Derby.
2: Market on Main Street. Spring shopping, music and fun. Downtown Monticello.
8, 9: Moms Ride Free. Monticello Railway Museum.
8, 9: Junior High State Finals Rodeo. Piatt County Trailblazers.
23: Car Show. Piatt County Trailblazers.


June
4-6: Horizon Hobby RC Fest. Eli Field.
5, 6: Junior High Rodeo. Piatt County Trailblazers.
12: Historic Plants. Bryant Cottage.
12, 13: High School State Finals Rodeo. Piatt Co. Trailblazers.
19, 20: Dads Ride Free. Monticello Railway Museum.
24-26: 66th Annual Rodeo. Piatt County Trailblazers.

Every Thursday Afternoon, June 18-Oct 1: Farmers Market. Downtown Monticello.

July
TBA: Concert at Allerton Park. Downtown music.
3: Croquet All Day. Bryant Cottage. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
3: Monticello Freedom Fest. Lodge Park.
3: Fireworks Train. Monticello Railway Museum.
11: Heritage Sunday and Ice Cream Social.
17: Garden Walk. Wabash Depot.
25: Barrel Racing. Piatt County Trailblazers.
29: Lincoln/Douglas Meeting Open House. Bryant Cottage. 1-4 p.m.
31: Cow Sorting. Piatt Count Trailblazers.

August
TBA: Sage City Triathlon. Burke Parke. Concert at Allerton Park. Downtown music.
28: Music featuring East Central Illinois Dulcimer Players. Bryant Cottage.
29: Barrel Racing. Piatt County Trailblazers.

September
18, 19: Railroad Days. Railway Museum.
26: Barrel Racing. Piatt County Trailblazers.

October
16: Throttle Time. Monticello Railway Museum.
26, 27: An Evening with Poe. Allerton House.
31: Boutique Bash. Downtown Monticello Shopping Event.

November
2-6: National Authors Day Celebration. Bryant Cottage.
19-21: Polar Express. Tentative. Monticello Railway Museum.
26-28: Polar Express. Tentative. Monticello Railway Museum.
26 or 27: Reds of Christmas. A wine-walk and shop event. Downtown.

Decmeber
TBA: Christmas Show. Monticello Theatre Association.
1-31: Kirby Winter Wellness Walk. Allerton Park.
3-5: Polar Express. Tentative. Monticello Railway Museum.
3-5: Holiday Showcase. Allerton House.
4: Christmas Parade.
4: Holiday Affair. Allerton House.
4, 5: Lunch with Santa on the Train. Monticello Railway Museum.
10-12: Polar Express. Tentative. Monticello Railway Museum.
11: Holiday Open House. Bryant Cottage.
12: Sweets with Santa. Allerton House.





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