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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
August 26-27, 2016 - 41st Annual Urbana Sweet Corn Festival
Each year this festival is frequented by as many as 50,000 individuals from both Champaign-Urbana and the surrounding communities in Central Illinois. This festival is also the official welcome for incoming and returning University of Illinois students. All the local Illinois sweetcorn you can eat is the main attraction of this festival! There will also be live music both nights on two different stages from both regional and national headliners. Car enthusiasts can look forward to the Motor Muster Car Show, a showcase of vintage automobiles. For children and families we have Action Inflatables, a rock climbing wall, indoor laser tag, pony rides, and a petting zoo along with all of the quality merchandise and delicious food from our vendors.
September 9-10, 2016 Windy City Wine Festival 2016
Chicago’s Windy City Wine Festival, a late summer tradition right in the soul of the city. The festival will draw all levels of wine lovers, from amateur winos to seasoned vets. The Festival is the perfect place to enjoy great wine, great food and great company. Festival goers will be able to sample from over 300 different wines from around the world, while food pairings from some of the city’s finest restaurants add some local flavor. In addition to tasty food and wine, guests can attend demonstrations from local chefs and expert-led wine pairing seminars. Each day of the festival is capped off with live entertainment.