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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 $20 each and only available at the event. (Must be 21 years old to participate!) Enjoy the Midwest Artisans Market on the same day!
  • Juried Artisan Fair
    Central Park
    Oct 09, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Enjoy the creations of regional artists at this juried art fair. Free for all ages to attend. Enjoy two events the same day with at the Craft Brew Festival on the other side of the park!
  • 10th Annual Pumpkin Festival
    Central Park
    Oct 23, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Enjoy fun for the whole family at this favorite fall festival... known for its Pumpkin Drop! $5/kid for the day filled with games, a petting zoo, pumpkin pie eating contests, costume contests for kids and pets, plus 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, 7:00 PM – Dec 11, 6:00 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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