Events & Activities

2017 Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair

March 3, 2017 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm

Event Flyer modified for webPlease join Urbana’s Market at the Square and The Land Connection for the Third Annual Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair on Friday, March 3rd from 4-7 p.m. at the Urbana Civic Center, located at 108 East Water Street in Urbana. 

At the Third Annual CSA Fair, customers will have the opportunity to meet local farmers and businesses that offer CSA programs and buying clubs, learn about their farms or businesses, and select a share or club that best meets their needs!  There will also be educational information about local food, free samples and recipes, free activities for children, music, and more. 

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UPTV Annual Membership Meeting & Holiday Party

December 10, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

UPTV community producers and members of the public are invited to attend this annual membership meeting and holiday party. We will discuss UPTV's accomplishments over the past year and look forward to what's next for UPTV. It's also a great chance to get to chat with the people you see on UPTV every week. Light refreshments will be served.

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Mistletoe Market

December 2, 2016 -
4:00pm to 8:00pm

Mistletoe Market at the Urbana Civic Center

Join Imbibe Urbana for the Mistletoe Market, an event of the Urbana First Fridays. The Mistletoe Market will take place from 4-8 p.m. in the Urbana Civic Center located at 108 East Water Street. Shop among 25 local artisans selling handmade and locally produced items. It's a great way to kick of the holiday season shopping local and supporting local businesses and artisans. For more information click here.

December First Fridays

December 2, 2016 -
4:30pm to 11:59pm

December First Fridays Poster

Join Imbibe Urbana and the City of Urbana for the December First Fridays event.

What you’ll find: fantastic cuisine and culture in downtown Urbana.
Who you’ll meet: the most energetic, adventure seekers in town.
Where you’ll play: in downtown Urbana and its businesses.
When it will happen: Friday, December 2nd from 4:30 p.m. to midnight.

Grab a map at participating downtown Urbana businesses or by visiting the First Fridays Facebook page.

For more information click here.

Maximize Your Credit Score Open House

November 3, 2016 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

The Community Reinvestment Group is proud to present the Maximize your Credit Score Open House! The event will be held on Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 5:30pm - 7:30pm at Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County (119 E. University Ave., Champaign, IL). This event is free and open for anyone to attend. Meet with specialists one-on-one to learn specific techniques to improve your credit score. Credit reports can be obtained during the event. Call Maurice Bouslog at 217-351-7100 if you have additional questions.

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: