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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

  • May 06, 12:00 PM CDT – May 07, 4:00 PM CDT
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Taste away the afternoon with regional craft and home brewed beverages at a new time of year that celebrates the coming of spring! Tickets $25 each and include tasting glass and are only available at the event, then stay downtown to eat or just have fun! (Must be 21 years old to participate!)
  • Jun 02, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    A pageant that encourages young girls to get involved in the community and to learn and share the history of Jacksonville.
  • Jun 02, 5:00 PM – Jul 28, 9:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    Enjoy 8 evenings of FREE live music throughout the summer on the square!
  • Jun 10, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    NEW FOR 2023!! Enjoy dozens of vendors while you admire the gorgeous vehicles at the 27th Annual Downtown Plaza Car Show & 9th Annual Summer Car Cruise!
  • Oct 07, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Jacksonville, N Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    We had so much fun last year, we have to do it again! We'll have new things in store so come and dance the afternoon away to Captain Geech and the Shrimp Shack Shooters while you help Jacksonville Main Street raise funds for 2024 entertainment and projects!
  • Oct 21, 10:00 AM – Oct 22, 1:00 PM
    Central Park, Jacksonville, IL 62650, USA
    The whole family will enjoy this favorite fall festival... famous for its Pumpkin Drop! $10/participant for the day filled with fun, food, activities, a petting zoo, pumpkin games, costume contests for kids and pets, hot wings and pie eating contests! Don't miss a minute of this great experience!
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