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October Events in Illinois

See fun, family-friendly events throughout October in Illinois.

Beta Sigma Phi Craft Show in Galva

Head to the 35th annual Beta Sigma Phi Craft Show in Galva for an abundance of handmade gifts and food.

Bootiful Nauvoo

With hundreds of pumpkins lining the streets, a goblin parade and a haunted house, Nauvoo certainly knows how to celebrate Halloween with its spooky annual festival, Bootiful Nauvoo.

Pike County Fall Color Drive

Barry, Griggsville, Pleasant Hill and Pittsfield each offer a unique roster of events, activities, craft vendors and food specialties for those passing through on the annual Pike County Fall Color Drive.

Kankakee County Barn Quilt Tour

Learn about the history behind Kankakee’s quilt-block-adorned barns during the annual Barn Quilt Guided Tour in October.