Events

Polar Plunge 2019

Polar Plunge for Special Olympics of Illinois Saturday, February 23rd Miller Park Zoo Pavilion Plunge begins at 10:30am The Polar Plunge, presented by the Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of Miller Park Lake.…MORE

Civil War Fathers Book Signing and Discussion

Civil War Fathers Book Signing and Discussion Nationally recognized author Tim Pletkovich will be featured at the Lincoln Heritage Museum in Lincoln, Illinois, on Thursday, February 28 at 3:00, where he will speak about his book, Civil War Fathers: Sons of the Civil War in World War II. Civil War Fathers is composed of narratives…MORE

Crossroads Area Student Theatre

Crossroads Area Student Theatre presents this magical story that explores the world of Giants who live above the clouds. Ever since they left Earth a long time ago, the Giants have made a life up above where their job is to keep the sky beautiful. They polish the stars, poke the clouds to let it…MORE

BSA Troop 920 and Venture Crew 2020 Breakfast

BSA Troop 920 and Venture Crew 2020 are holding their annual pancake and sausage breakfast, March 2nd and 3rd from 6:30a.m. to 1:00p.m. at St. Mary’s school gym, 603 W Jackson St, Bloomington. Come enjoy all-you-can-eat pancakes and sausage while helping our local scouts.MORE

Annual Benefit in Eureka

ANNUAL BENEFIT FOR APOSTOLIC CHRISTIAN NURSING HOME OF EUREKA There will be a benefit Auction, Bake Sale and Breakfast Saturday MARCH 2nd at the Eureka Middle School in Eureka, IL. The Bake Sale and Breakfast start at 7:30am and the Auction begins at 9:00am. There will be delicious Homemade Baked items at the Bake Sale…MORE

Home, Lawn and Garden Day 2019

Home, Lawn and Garden Day 2019 Turn March into magic with educational classes, inspirational speakers, and horticulture treasures from a variety of exceptional businesses and artisans at the 17th annual Home, Lawn and Garden Day sponsored by University of Illinois Extension McLean County Master Gardeners. This event will take place from 8 a.m. to 3:30…MORE

Miller Park Zoo Stampede 2019

Miller Park Zoo Stampede When: Saturday, March 2nd Where: Miller Park Zoo (1020 S. Morris in Bloomington) Register online here: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Bloomington/ZooStampede The Miller Park Zoological Society would like to invite you to register for the 22nd annual Miller Park Zoo Stampede which will take place on March 2, 2019. The Stampede is one of our largest fundraisers…MORE

Bacon & Beer Festival 2019

Bacon & Beer Festival 2019 Saturday, March 2nd Grossinger Motors Arena VIP Doors: 11:00AM GA Doors: 12:00PM After a sold-out debut year in 2018, the Grossinger Motors Arena is bringing back the Bloomington Bacon & Beer Festival; day filled with all things bacon and all things beer. This year the event will take place on…MORE

Adult DIY Day

Adult DIY Day Normal Public Library Saturday, March 2, 2019 12:00pm – 4:00pm Do you have a DIY project in the works, but you need some specialized equipment? Have a project you’ve been itching to start? Then drop in for our DIY day, where you’ll have space and tools to unleash your creativity. You bring…MORE

61st annual Chili & Oyster Stew Supper

The Wapella Fire Department is hosting its 61st annual Chili & Oyster Stew Supper on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 at the Wapella Community Center. Serving begins at 4:30pm and cost is $8 for adults and $4 for kids 12 and under. Desserts and drinks will be on hand and our ever popular cake raffle will…MORE