Murphysboro Apple Festival

September Events in Illinois

Find out what’s happening in Illinois this September.

Illinois County Fairs

Illinois County Fairs Schedule

Take a look at the 2013 Illinois county fairs schedule, and find one near you.

Geneseo Historical Museum, Geneseo, Abraham Linclon Statue, Abraham Linclon

Visit Geneseo, Illinois

Geneseo, Illinois, is a slice of Americana with a dollop of nostalgia. Here’s all you need to know for a trip to the Maple City.

Baker’s Memorial Fun Fly

Watch the weekend fly by at Baker’s Memorial Fun Fly, during which the Freeport Radio Control Modelers Club pilot radio-controlled model airplanes all day.

Long Grove’s World Tour

Travel around the world without leaving Long Grove at the town’s World Tour, an international festival held over Labor Day weekend.

Murphysboro Apple Festival in Illinois

Murphysboro Apple Festival

This five-day Murphysboro Apple Festival features contests for eating apple pies and throwing apple cores, along with a parade, car show and much more.

Abraham Lincoln National Railsplitting Contest

Once a considerable chore, splitting logs into rails is now celebrated as a fierce competition at the Abraham Lincoln National Railsplitting Contest in Lincoln.