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A vital downtown is the heart and soul of a thriving community.

Lawrence D Bryan, PhD, Founding President of Jacksonville Main Street

Upcoming Events

  • Downtown Concert Series
    Central Park
    Jun 04, 7:00 PM – Aug 06, 9:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Enjoy 8 evenings of free live music throughout the summer on the square!
  • Craft Brew Festival
    Central Park
    Aug 07, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Taste away the afternoon with regional craft and home brewed beverages. Tickets $25 each and only available at the event. (Must be 21 years old to participate!)
  • Juried Artisan Fair
    Central Park
    Oct 09, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Enjoy the creations of regional artists at this juried art fair. Free for all ages to attend.
  • 10th Annual Pumpkin Festival
    Central Park
    Oct 23, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Enjoy fun for the whole family at this favorite fall festival... known for its Pumpkin Drop! $10/kid for the day filled with games, a petting zoo, pumpkin games, costume contests for kids and pets, and pie eating contests! Don't miss a minute of this great time!
  • Small Business Saturday Santa Stroll: 12 Days of Lovin' Local
    Throughout Jacksonville
    Nov 15, 9:00 AM – Nov 27, 4:00 PM
    Throughout Jacksonville, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Buy a Santa hat for $10 filled with coupons for hundreds in savings at locally owned shops and restaurants! Shop Local, Shop Small
  • Christkindl Christmas Market
    Downtown Jacksonville
    Dec 10, 4:00 PM – Dec 11, 4:00 PM
    Downtown Jacksonville, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Help us make this new event an annual favorite that adds to the Christmas spriit!
  • TBD
    Public Input Session
    Amvets
    TBA
    Amvets, 210 E Court St, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Help us plan our long-range goals by filling out our survey and participating in the Community Input Session!
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