Cedarhurst Art & Craft Fair - Mount Vernon, IL - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
Look for over 120 artists to be showcased with glass, ceramics, jewelry, fiber, wood, basketry and leather, two-dimensional art and more. Free parking at Times Square Mall with $3 shuttle ride; $5 admission for adults, children 10 and under are free!
Murphysboro Apple Festival - Murphysboro, IL - Sep 16 to Sep 19, 2020
The oldest and largest alcohol free festival in southern Illinois – it draws over 45,000 a year to the various events, including car show, parade and carnival.
Macoupin County Historical Society Fall Festival - Carlinville, IL - Sep 19 to Sep 20, 2020
A weekend of family fun, with a magician, pony rides, delicious foods, craft show, toy show, antique tractors and cars, country shore, fiber arts demonistration, and more! Free parking & admission.
Fluorspar Festival - Rosiclare, IL - Oct 2 to Oct 3, 2020
Celebrate the influences brought to the area by the Fluorspar Mining Industry. Rosiclare was once considered the Fluorspar Capital of the world and fluorspar is still the state mineral. Enjoy a pageant, pet parade, carnival, contests, car/motorcycle show, food and craft vendors, open house at the American Flourite Museum, live entertainment, fireworks and more!