Events & Activities

Produce Is Waterproof

September 1, 2012 -
7:00am to 12:00pm

There are many wonderful things about locally-grown fruits and vegetables, but one of their finer traits, at least this weekend, is they don't mind getting a little wet.

Urbana First Fridays

November 4, 2016 - 4:00pm

Imbibe Urbana presents Urbana First Fridays!

Bring your friends and family to Urbana First Fridays, with the next event scheduled for Friday, November 4th from 4-11 p.m. Over 30 events and happenings to take place during the afternoon and evening in downtown Urbana.

To learn more visit Imbibe Urbana's website or their Facebook page.

Market at the Scare

October 29, 2016 -
7:00am to 12:00pm

Join Urbana’s Market at the Square for a special Halloween-themed MARKET AT THE SCARE from 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday, October 29, 2016!

Market at the Scare Flyer

There will be a variety of fun and family-friendly activities throughout the morning:

America Recycles Day 2016

November 19, 2016 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

Join U-Cycle and the Urbana Park District as we celebrate America Recycles Day! 

This year's theme is "It's Electric!"  We will focus on the importance of electronics recycling, including resources on where to bring electronic devices to recycle in the community, and how to trouble-shoot issues with your electronic device courtesy of The Illini Gadget Garage, an organization run by students at the University of Illinois.

Illinois Farmers Market Association Fall Workshop

November 8, 2016 - 8:30am

Workshop Schedule - Front Page with imageJoin Urbana's Market at the Square staff as they host the Illinois Farmers Market Association's Fall Workshop on Tuesday, November 8th from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Urbana. Learn from current market producers, meet with market managers, and network with individuals in the farmers market field coming to the workshop from across the region.

Workshop Info:

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Workshop Location:

Lake House in Crystal Lake Park 206 W. Park Street Urbana, IL 61801

Hotel Accommodations:

Curtis Road Corridor Study Public Meeting

October 13, 2016 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Curtis RoadJoin us for an overview of the Curtis Road Corridor Study and provide input:

  • How do you use Curtis Road?
  • What are its current strengths and weaknesses?

The Curtis Road Corridor Study inlcudes 4.6 miles of Curtis Road from Neil Street/US 45 to High Cross Road/IL 130.  The goal of this study is to identify infrastructure that facilitates mobility within and between the surrounding jurisdictions as well as supports and protects the disparate surrounding land uses, including the University of Illinois agricultural research and educational fields known as the South Farms.

WHERE:  Church of Christ, 2601 Philo Road, Urbana (NW corner of Philo and Windsor)