Friday, October 16, 2009

Lots of Events in Southern Illinois this Weekend!!!

This weekend is full of really fun events. They include...

** Vulture Fest in Makanda, IL (Saturday Oct. 17th and Sunday Oct. 18th from about 10-6pm). There will be live music, beautiful handmade art and crafts, and also

Williamson County Pavillion in Marion, IL. There will be crafts and flea market and garage sale vending.

Sam's Parking Lot in Marion, IL. Look for lots of flea market and garage sale vending!!! Big Yard Sale & Flea Market (8:00 AM - 3:00 PM)

Marion, IL - Rain date October 24 - For a nominal fee, rent the area of two parking spaces. Sell your crafts, extra inventory or clutter. 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. Sam's CLub Parking Lot, 2709 Walton Way. Family & Community Org. $25.00; Businesses--$40.00.

Next weekend, is the SIUC Welcome Weekend Craft Show at SIUC.
Friday, October 23 and Saturday, October 24, 2009
Student Center, Hall of Fame
Each year the SIUC Saluki Family Weekend celebration brings excitement to the Student Center. Hundreds of parents, students, and members of the Southern Illinois community take part in many campus events.

And in the future, here is another event:
Giant Flea Market or

Open Date:
Sat, December 05, 2009
Close Date:
Sun, December 06, 2009
Features exhibitors displaying and selling all types of items including collectibles. Held on the first Sunday of the month April to October.

Additional Features:
Commercial Vendors, Designated Parking, Gate Admission, Handicapped Access, Public Transportation
Giant Flea Market
Duquoin State Fairgrounds
655 Executive Drive (Route 51 South)
Duquoin, IL 62832
Admission Fee
Phone Number:
(217) 529-6939

Other events:
*Carterville Pumpkin Path (8:00 AM - 9:00 AM)

Carterville Pumpkin Path-Downtown Carterville is Spooktacular. Downtown businesses hand out free candy to children and decorate their storefronts as haunted houses. Grab the kids and take part in the Halloween parade and costume contests.

I will keep you updated as to more events too! Finally some fun things to do before it geets to be freezing every day!!

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