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ILLINOIS STATE FAIR
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2019


November

Date

Event

Place

Information

16Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
17GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Sunday 8:30am-4:30pm
Admission $1.50
Children Under 12 Free
22-23HOBNOB MARKET
c/o Scott Snelling
(765)230-0769
Expo Building
23Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23-12/01MEMORIAL'S FESTIVAL OF TREES
c/o Amanda Johnson
(217)788-3293
Orr Building Visit www.memorialsfestivaloftrees.com
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

01GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
Illinois Building Main Floor Sunday 8:30am-4:30pm
Admission $1.50
Chidlren under 12 Free
06UCM APPRECIATION LUNCHEON
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
c/o Heather Piepenburg
Orr Building 8am-4pm
$4.00 Admission, 12 Under Free
facebook.com/firstsundaymidwestbazaar
Interested vendors email pictures to
firstsundaymidwestbazaar@gmail.com
14HOLIDAY PERFORMANCE
c/o Ashlie Midiri
(217)836-1345
Illinois Building Main Floor 11am-4pm
14Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA
c/o Lori Theilen
(217)816-3835
Orr Building 9am-4pm
Admission:
Adults $4.00
Ages 13-18 $2.00
Ages under 13 FREE
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2020


January

Date

Event

Place

Information

04-05ECA HUNTING & TRADE SHOW
c/o Bob Leckrone
Orr Building
11HyVee Holiday Party
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11-12MIDWEST SPEED EXPO
c/o Terry Young
Orr Building www.midwestspeed.net
18Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
25FESTIVAL OF MAIDENS
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
February

Date

Event

Place

Information

01Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09ABATE SWAP MEET & MOTORCYCLE SHOW
c/o Mark Werries
Orr Building
15GO KART SWAP MEET
c/o John Clem
(309)241-0504
Orr Building
15IL PORK YOUTH DAY
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
19-23ILLINOIS BEEF EXPO
c/o Doug Turner
(217)787-4280
Livestock Center - Dnstairs Ring Coliseum Livestock Center Exhibit Area Artisans Building Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
22DUCKS UNLIMITED BANQUET
c/o Jim King
Orr Building 11:00am-4:30pm
Admission: $20.00
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
29Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
March

Date

Event

Place

Information

06-08IL HORSE FAIR
c/o Tony Troyer
(815)530-4464
Coliseum Expo Building Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
07ATHENS SPORTS BOOSTER
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
15SPRINGFIELD TRAIN FAIR
c/o Raymond Moser
Orr Building
20-21QUILT SHOW
c/o Burma Jones
Orr Building
21Private Event
Sale Barn 26 NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
21-22ALPACA SHOW
c/o Rhonda Leinberger
(217)632-2590
Expo Building
24-28IDNR - ARCHERY TOURNAMENT
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
April

Date

Event

Place

Information

04Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
04-05CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
04-05RABBIT SHOW
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
16-19YEDA NATIONALS
c/o Laura Smith
Coliseum
18SHS Prom
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18THE SCHOOL OF WIZARDRY & ENCHANTMENT
c/o Blaine Kemp
(217)361-4621
Orr Building 10am-4pm
18Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18-1911TH ANNUAL HOLISTIC FAIR
c/o Darlene Anderson
(217)698-2776
Illinois Building Main Floor 10am-5pm
20-25TRADING HANDS KIDS SALE
c/o Julie Rhoads
(414)496-5837
Orr Building
23-25NATIONAL CLYDESDALE SALE
Coliseum The Shed NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24-26PROGRESS CITY CLUSTER DOG SHOW
c/o Merle Taylor
(217)621-5169
Expo Building 8am-6pm
25Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
25-262020 Springfield Arabian Horse Value Show
c/o John Simpson
Coliseum Covered Arena
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

02ART VENDOR SHOW
c/o Marlene Bauman
(217)899-0275
Orr Building
02ROCHESTER HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROM
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
02-03APPALOOSA HORSE SHOW
c/o Robbin Nickelson
Coliseum Covered Arena 7:30am-10:00pm each day
For questions contact
Jenni King (309) 219-2119
02-03CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
03FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
08-10NIAHAC ARABIAN HORSE SHOW
c/o Charlotte Kletecka
(314)719-6447
Coliseum
09IL NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY
c/o Mary Ring
(217)243-6055
Commodity Pavilion
09Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14-17REGION XI ARABIAN SPORTHORSE SHOW
c/o John Simpson
(217)891-6656
Coliseum
15-17AKC ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
16Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20SENIOR CELEBRATION
c/o Jean Welch
Orr Building
22-23SHORT TRACK TT RACES
c/o Steve Nace
Multi Purpose Arena
22-25AMERICAN SUPERCAMP
Coliseum NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
23Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
28-30ATHS CONVENTION & TRUCK SHOW
c/o Lea Ann Reed
(816)891-9900
Gate 2 Area Artisans Building Expo Building Infield Of 1/2 Mile Track www.aths.org
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

05-06GOAT SHOW
Sheep Barn North NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
05-07ANTIQUE SHOW & SALE
c/o J.R. Angevine
(386)822-0557
Orr Building
06Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
09-13MIDWEST CHARITY HORSE SHOW
c/o Carole Kennedy
(217)414-1900
Coliseum
12-14CCTC AKC DOG OBEDIENCE TRIAL
c/o Toni Frank
Orr Building
20Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
20-21CENTERLINE DRESSAGE
c/o John Simpson
Coliseum
27Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
July

Date

Event

Place

Information

01-05Region XI Arabian Championship Show
c/o Ryan Chambers
Coliseum
03-05CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
04Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
11Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
18WRESTLING FOR A CURE
c/o Jason Willhite
Illinois Building Main Floor 5pm-10pm
$5.00 Admission, All Ages
Facebook: Wrestling for a Cure 17
September

Date

Event

Place

Information

02-05JUBILEE MORGAN HORSE SHOW
c/o Sandy Sessink
Coliseum Covered Arena W/ Coliseum 10am-10pm Daily
Free Admission
jubileemorganhorseshow.org
04-05SHORT TRACK TT RACES
c/o Steve Nace
Multi Purpose Arena
05-06SANGAMON VALLEY WOODCARVERS
c/o Dave Rohe
Illinois Building Main Floor
05-06SPRINGFIELD MILE
c/o Dave Kiesow
(217)891-0007
Grandstand Tickets: 217/632-0277
www.springfieldmile.org
06FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10-12NATIONAL SHOW HORSE FINALS
c/o Cindy Clinton
Artisans Building Coliseum
12Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
19Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
26Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
October

Date

Event

Place

Information

03Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
03Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
03-04LOESS ROCK GEM & FOSSIL SHOW
c/o Ed Wagner
(309)838-7782
Orr Building
10Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
10Wedding Reception
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15-18ALL BREED DOG SHOW
c/o Steve Hayden
(217)725-3647
Expo Building FREE ADMISSION
8:00 am to 6:00 pm
15-18MID-AMERICA MANE EVENT HORSE SHOW
c/o Stephanie Peterson
(612)708-9753
Artisans Building Coliseum Covered Arena W/ Coliseum Free Admission
www.midamericahorseshow.com
17-18CCTC DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Mariliyn Steward
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring
23-25DOG AGILITY TRIAL
Barn 13 Arena NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
24Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
31Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
November

Date

Event

Place

Information

07Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
07Wedding Reception
Illinois Building Main Floor NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
14Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
15GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
21Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
27-29CPE DOG AGILITY TRIAL
c/o Chari Hopper
(217)585-0937
Livestock Center - Upstairs Ring FREE ADMISSION
NO UN-ENTERED DOGS ALLOWED
28Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
December

Date

Event

Place

Information

06FIRST SUNDAY MIDWEST BAZAAR
Orr Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13GIANT FLEA MARKET
c/o John Crouch
(217)529-6939
Illinois Building Main Floor
19Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS
NON-FAIR EVENTS SCHEDULE 2021


January

Date

Event

Place

Information

02Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
May

Date

Event

Place

Information

15Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
June

Date

Event

Place

Information

05Wedding Reception
Artisans Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
12Wedding Reception
Expo Building NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
August

Date

Event

Place

Information

28Wedding Reception
Expo Building