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ILLINOIS STATE FAIR
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2018


November

Date

Event

Place

Information

16-17HOBNOB MARKET
c/o Hobnob Market
(765)230-0769
Expo Building Friday: 4:00pm-9:00pm, $10.00 admission
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm, $5.00 admission
Children 12 and Under FREE both days
www.hobnobmarket.com
17Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-18CDUBS JUMP EMPORIUM OPEN JUMP
c/o Chris Welchel
(217)331-3821
Sale Barn 26 1-3 Day Event 9am-5pm
Children $10.00
17-25FESTIVAL OF TREES
c/o Amanda Johnson
Orr Building www.memorialsfestivaloftrees.com
18GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
$1.50 Admission
Children 12 & under FREE
24Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24-25CDUBS JUMP EMPORIUM OPEN JUMP
c/o Chris Welchel
(217)331-3821
Sale Barn 26 1-3 Day Event 9am-5pm
$10.00 per child
30-12/02CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring 8:00am-4:00pm
FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
December

Date

Event

Place

Information

01HOLIDAY PARTY
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
01Wedding Reception
Artisans Building Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST CHRISTMAS BAZAAR
c/o Heather Piepenburg
Orr Building 8:00am-4:00pm
$4 Admission, 12 Under Free
facebook.com/firstsundaymidwestbazaar
Interested vendors email pictures to
firstsundaymidwestbazaar@gmail.com
07UCM CUSTOMER APPRECIATION HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08-09WINTER WARM UP CATTLE SHOW
Stabling Barn - 18 H Tie Out Barn 110 Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Exhibit Area Stabling Barn - 18 J NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
$1.50 Admission
Children 12 & Under FREE
09HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA
c/o Lori Theilen
(217)816-3835
Orr Building 9am-4pm
Adults: $4.00
Children 13 and Under: FREE
15BOBBY V & PLEASURE P CONCERT
c/o Tia Gilchrese
Orr Building For Questions Contact Thomas
#217-761-4428
15Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2019


January

Date

Event

Place

Information

05HyVee Holiday Party
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12-13MIDWEST SPEED EXPO
c/o Terry Young
(217)553-1964
Orr Building
19GO KART SWAP MEET
c/o Jon Clem
(309)241-0504
Orr Building
19Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
26Powerlifting Meet
c/o Steffen Smith
Illinois Building Main Floor
February

Date

Event

Place

Information

03FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST CUPIDS BAZAAR
c/o Heather Piepenburg
Orr Building 8am-4pm
$4 Admission, 12 Under Free
facebook.com/firstsundaymidwestbazaar
Interested vendors email pictures to
firstsundaymidwestbazaar@gmail.com
08Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15WHITETAILS UNLIMITED
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17ABATE SWAP MEET
c/o Paula Ward
Orr Building
17GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
21-24ILLINOIS BEEF EXPO
c/o Doug Turner
(217)787-4280
Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Artisans Building Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Coliseum Covered Arena Sale Barn 26 - 4 Day Show Livestock Center - Exhibit/tie Out
22IL SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22-24THE BOAT SHOW IN SPRINGFIELD
c/o Jeff Smith
(217)341-1730
Orr Building Admission Adults $5.00
Seniors $5.00
Children 12 & under FREE
Friday 2 pm to 9 pm
Saturday 10 am to 7 pm
Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
www.theboatshowinspringfield.com
26CONSOLIDATED PRIMARY ELECTION
c/o
Illinois Building Main Floor
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

02Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09ATHENS SPORTS BOOSTER
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16Wedding & Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
23ANCIENT ATHLETICS COMPETITION
c/o Merl Lawless
(217)415-8324
Coliseum
23Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24SPRINGFIELD TRAIN FAIR
c/o Raymond Moser
(217)544-4295
Orr Building www.springfieldtrainfair.com
Early Bird Shopping @ 9am - $10
10am - 4pm - $5
Children 11 and Under - FREE
30Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

02CONSOLIDATED ELECTION
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06-07CCQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Brian Turner
Coliseum Covered Arena FREE ADMISSION
Satirday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 9 am to 5 pm
06-07CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
12-14IN THE ZONE DOG TRIAL
Coliseum Covered Arena NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13-14SPRING LAWN & GARDEN SALE
c/o Andrew Harby
(217)528-3033
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
Saturday 8-5
Sunday 9-4
14GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24-27CHILDREN'S CONSIGMENT SALE
c/o Julie Rhoads
(417)496-5837
Orr Building Julie Rhoads
(417)496-5837
26-28AKC ALL-BREED DOG SHOWS
c/o Merle Taylor
Expo Building 8:00am - 6:00pm
Free Admission
27Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-28Lucky Tomcat Club Show
c/o Cathy Dunham
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor 9am-4pm
Admission: $5.00
Seniors: $4.00
Children 12 and under: $3.00
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

04ROCHESTER HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04Wedding Reception
Commodity Pavilion NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04-05CPE Dog Agility
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring 8:00am-4:00pm
Free Admission
No Un-Entered Dogs Allowed
05FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10MARDI GRAS IN MAY FUNDRAISER
c/o Vickie Smith
(217)836-3831
Artisans Building 5:30pm-11:30pm
Admission Fee: $50.00
www.ilcadv.org
10-12NIAHAC ARABIAN MAY IL HORSE SHOW
c/o Charlotte Kletecka
(815)389-0120
Coliseum Covered Arena FREE ADMISSION
Friday 8 am to 9 pm
Saturday 8 am to 9 pm
Sunday 8 am to 5 pm
11IL NATIVE PLANT SALE
c/o Mary Ring
(217)243-6055
Commodity Pavilion
11Wedding & Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor Illinois Building Theater NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15SENIOR CELEBRATION
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-19AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 AM TO 6:00 PM
18Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19ILLINI BIRD FANCIERS
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Private Event
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www,springfieldmile.org
31-06/02ANTIQUE SHOW & SALE
c/o J.R. Angvine
(386)822-0557
Orr Building
31-06/02ARABIAN CLASSIC
Barn 13 With Coliseum Coliseum Covered Arena NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

01Wedding & Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08GRACE FEST
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11ILLINOIS FFA DANCE
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11-15MIDWEST CHARITY HORSE SHOW
Livestock Center For Warm-up Barn 13 With Coliseum Coliseum Covered Arena NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21-22NATIONAL OXFORD SHEEP
Sheep Barn North NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22-23CENTERLINE DRESSAGE HORSE SHOW
c/o John Simpson
(217)891-6656
Barn 13 With Coliseum Coliseum Covered Arena
29Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
July

Date

Event

Place

Information

05-07CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
06Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20RELAY FOR LIFE OF SANGAMON/MENARD
c/o Janelle Jennings
(217)523-4691
Illinois Building Main Floor 12noon-10pm
Free Admission
August

Date

Event

Place

Information

30-31SHORT TRACK TT RACES
Multi Purpose Arena NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

01FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
01SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12-14NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum Covered Arena
13-15CPE Dog Agility Trial
c/o Chari Hopper
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring 8:00am-4:00pm
Free Admission
No Un-Entered Dogs Allowed
14Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15IL BIRD FANCIERS
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18-21CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENT SALE
c/o Julie Rhoads
(417)496-5837
Orr Building
21MUSIC TRIVIA FUNDRAISER
c/o Jenifer Badman
(217)899-7596
Illinois Building Main Floor 5pm-11pm
www.facebook.com/every_day_for_emmie
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05-06LOESS ROCK GEM & FOSSIL SHOW
c/o Steve Morse
(217)622-3484
Orr Building
11-13YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum Covered Arena
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17-20ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
FREE ADMISSION
19ECA HUNTING & TRADE SHOW
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19-20CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunham
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor
19-20CCTC DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Marilyn Steward
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
24-27MID-AMERICA MANE EVENT HORSE SHOW
c/o Cheryl Rangel
(847)537-4743
Artisans Building Coliseum Covered Arena
26Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
November

Date

Event

Place

Information

02Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor Illinois Building Theater NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02-03ALQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Greg Pettit
(217)414-9506
Coliseum Covered Arena
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09-10CCQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
Coliseum Covered Arena NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
29-12/01CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
30Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
December

Date

Event

Place

Information

07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08GIANT FLEA MARKET
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2020


January

Date

Event

Place

Information

04Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18GO KART SWAP MEET
c/o Joh Clem
(309)241-0504
Orr Building
February

Date

Event

Place

Information

19-23ILLINOIS BEEF EXPO
c/o Doug Turner
(217)787-4280
Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
21IL SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION BANKQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-03/01THE BOAT SHOW IN SPRINGFILD
c/o Jeff Smith
Orr Building Admission Adults $5.00
Seniors $5.00
Children 12 & under FREE
Friday 2 pm to 9 pm
Saturday 10 am to 7 pm
Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
www.theboatshowinspringfield.com
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

15SPRINGFIELD TRAIN FAIR
c/o Raymond Moser
Orr Building
20-21QUILT SHOW
c/o Burma Jones
Orr Building
21ANCIENT ATHLETICS COMPETTITION
c/o Merl Lawless
(217)415-8324
Coliseum
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

04Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04-05CCQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Brian Turner
Coliseum FREE ADMISSION
Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 9 am to 5 pm
04-05CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
04-05SPRING LAWN & GARDEN SALE
c/o Andrew Harby
(217)528-3033
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
Saturday 8-5
Sunday 9-4
18Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

02WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15-17AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
24SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www,soringfieldmile.org
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

06Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09ILLINOIS FFA DANCE
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12-14CCTC AKC DOG OBEDIENCE TRIAL
c/o Toni Frank
Orr Building
20Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
July

Date

Event

Place

Information

03-05CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
06SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
17-19NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

03-04LOESS ROCK GEM & FOSSIL SHOW
c/o Steve Morse
(217)622-3484
Orr Building
09-11YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
10Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16-18ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
16-18CCTC DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Mariliyn Steward
Coliseum
17-18CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunhaml
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor
22-25MID-AMERICA MANE EVENT HORSE SHOW
c/o Cheryl Rangel
(847)537-4743
Artisans Building Coliseum
31-11/01ALQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
November

Date

Event

Place

Information

07-08CCQMA QUARTER MIDGET RACES
c/o Brian Turner
Coliseum FREE ADMISSION
Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 9 am to 5 pm
27-29CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2021


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

24-28ILLINOIS BEEF EXPO
c/o Doug Turner
(217)787-4280
Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
26IL SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

20ANCIENT ATHLETICS COMPETITION
c/o Merl Lawless
(217)415-8324
Coliseum
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

01WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21-23AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 AM TO 6:00 PM
30SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)632-0277
Entire Fairgrounds Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

08ILLINOIS FFA DANCE
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

05SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)632-0277
Entire Fairgrounds Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
16-18NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

08-10YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
16-17CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunhaml
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor
22-24ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2022


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

23-27ILLINOIS BEEF EXPO
c/o Doug Turner
(217)787-4280
Artisans Building Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
25ILLINOIS SIMMENTAL ASSOCITATION BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

06SPRINGFIELD TRAIN FAIR
c/o Raymond Moser
(217)544-4295
Orr Building
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

20-22AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
29SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)632-0277
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

14ILLINOIS FFA DANCE
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

04SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)632-0277
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

07-09YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
15-16CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunham
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor
21ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2023


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

22-26ILLINOIS BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Blossom
(217)787-4280
Artisans Building Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
24IL SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

19-21AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

03SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)632-0277
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

06-08YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
20-22ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
21-22CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunham
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2024


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

21-25ILLINOIS BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Blossom
(217)787-4280
Artisans Building Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
23ILLINOIS SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

18-20AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

11-13YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
19-20CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunham
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor
19-21ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2025


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

19-23ILLINOIS BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Blossom
(217)787-4280
Artisans Building Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
21ILLINOIS SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

15-17AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

10-12YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum
16-18ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
18-19CAT SHOW
c/o Cathy Dunham
(217)370-7871
Illinois Building Main Floor

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2026


February

Date

Event

Place

Information

25-03/01ILLINOIS BEEF ASSOCIATION EXPO
c/o Reid Blossom
(217)787-4280
Artisans Building Coliseum Livestock Center Upstairs Ring Livestock Center Sale Ring (down) Livestock Center Exhibit Area
27iILLINOIS SIMMENTAL ASSOCIATION BANQUET
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

09-11YOUTH CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Pat Harms
(217)496-3282
Coliseum