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  • First Friday of every month, 6-8 p.m.

    The Pharmacy Gallery and Art Space

    623 E. Adams St., Springfield Downtown

    Free

    Visit the current exhibit and visit artists at work. Ask about their work, what inspires them, and why they chose their particular medium to learn more about why artists do what they do despite the odds. 801-810-9278
  • Sat., July 20, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Stella Coffee & Tea

    1135 W. Governor St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    The artist known as "Cowboy Randy" will take the stage to entertain the Stella crowd. 262-622-3151
  • Sat., July 20, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Ace Hardware

    1600 Wabash Ave., Springfield Springfield Area

    $5

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    Let the Animal Protective League's Junior Volunteers scrub away the grime off your car. For a small fee, you'll drive away with a clean car while supporting a great cause - every penny raised goes directly to helping animals in the shelter. 217-544-7387
  • Sat., July 20, 12-8 p.m.

    Duncan Park

    200 N. MacArthur Blvd., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

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    Listen to the eclectic sounds of some of the area's top disc jockeys spinning house music and more. Presented by Field House Productions. Food vendors will be on site. Celebrating 40 years of house music. 217-341-8278 or 804-306-8386
  • Sat., July 20

    Senior Services of Central Illinois

    701 W. Mason St., Springfield Springfield Area

    July 20-28, 2024. Registration deadline April 20, 2024.Highlights include Halifax City Tour, Peggy’s Cove, Alexander Graham Bell Museum, Baddeck, Cabot Trail, Cape Breton National Park, Prince Edward Island Tour, Charlottetown (PEI), Lobster Dinner, Green Gables Farmhouse, Hopewell Rocks, Bay of Fundy, Lunenburg Walking Tour, College of Piping, and Multi-Night Stays in Baddeck, Charlottetown, 7 Halifax. Visit the website for more information. 217-528-4035
  • Sat., July 20, 6-10 p.m.

    Curve Inn

    3219 S. Sixth St. Road, Springfield Springfield Area

    No cover

    Happy hour. 217-529-5806
  • Sat., July 20, 6-10 p.m.

    Lake Press Club

    13 Club Area, Springfield Lake Springfield Area

    Free

    Sunshine Daydream - Grateful Dead Tribute is playing the annual Lake Press Club Summerfest on the sunnny shores of Lake Springfield. Enjoy live Grateful Dead music and summer fun! Music 6PM-10PMAll AgesFree AdmissionLimited Boat Parking AvailableFood and Beverages will be servedNo outside food or alcohol please 217-529-1221
  • Sat., July 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

    Pizza Records

    59 E. Central Park Plaza, Jacksonville Jacksonville

    $10

    A night of swamp blues and delta soul. Doors open at 6:30pm. 217-200-0896
  • Sat., July 20, 7-10 p.m.

    Lime Street Cafe

    951 S. Durkin Dr., Springfield Springfield Area

    Live jazz featuring Buddy Rogers on saxophone. 217-793-1905
  • Sat., July 20, 7-10 p.m.

    VFW Post #755

    2211 Old Jacksonville Road, Springfield West Side

    Experience the magic of the music. 217-546-9515
  • Sat., July 20, 7-11 p.m.

    Mackinaw Winery

    33633 State Rt 9, Mackinaw Central Illinois

    $5

    Enjoy Soul Situation rocking their first performance at the vineyard! This all-pro pop, rock and soul supergroup loves playing all family-friendly hits with top-level musicianship. The band is composed of great musicians who are also music professors and teach at Bradley University, Illinois State University and Knox College. The band features Todd Kelly (trumpet), Mark DeZwaan (keyboards), Doug Stewart (saxophone), Tom Marko (drums), Chrys Wilson (vocals), Brandon Mooberry (bass), and Scott Anderson (guitar). 309-359-9463
  • Sat., July 20, 8 p.m.

    Laguna Brava Mexican Restaurant

    2466 Wabash Ave., Springfield West Side

    Get Tickets Tickets

    $10 cash, $11 card

    Cool off in the Laguna Brava party room with a hot night of fast-paced, stand up comedy. Featured comics will be Ryne Thorson, Shelley B. Wright, Rha-Bea, Luis Arellano, Lance Cain and Joshua Pierce. Hosted by Tim Laffey. Tickets available online or at the door. 217-741-9955
  • Through July 22, 12-5 p.m.

    Animal Protective League

    1001 Taintor Road, Springfield North Side

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    All kitten adoption fees have been reduced by 50% and will be only $25 per kitten. Plus if you adopt a pair of kittens from the same cage your second kitten is free. Ask about APL’s Better Together program to learn more. Anyone over the age of 60 may have the adoption fee waived completely through the Pets for the Elderly grant program. 217-544-7387
  • Sat., July 20, 6-9 p.m., Sat., Aug. 17, 6-9 p.m., Sat., Sept. 28, 6-9 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 19, 6-9 p.m.

    Buzz Bomb Brewing Co.

    406 E. Adams St., Springfield Downtown

    free

    Join local Springfield legend Frank Parker for a jazz jam night. Show is free and musicians welcome to sit in. Sponsored by the Elf Shelf Music & Book Store.
  • Saturdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Continues through July 27

    Williamsville Public Library and Museum

    217 N. Elm St., Williamsville Central Illinois

    Free

    Yoga classes will be offered at Williamsville Public Library and Museum in June and July. Classes will be hosted in the grassy area of WPLM's Outdoor Education Space from 9:30-10:30am. If the weather does not cooperate, classes will be inside WPLM in the Forness Multi-purpose Room. Instruction will alternate between Sarah Conner and Angela Russell. Bring a mat. Some extra mats will be available. This is a pilot program for teens and adults.Children must be accompanied by an adult. 217-566-3520
  • Wednesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through July 31

    SAA Collective Gallery

    105 N. Fifth St., Springfield Downtown

    Free

    Delinda Chapman creates large-scale artwork that combines portraits and abstracts using mixed media. 217-544-2787
  • Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through July 31

    SAA Collective Gallery

    105 N. Fifth St., Springfield Downtown

    Free

    A collection of pastel paintings by juried artist Kristen Houtch in​​ the Collective's newest exhibition space, the Underground Gallery. 217-523-2631
  • Fridays, 12-8 p.m. and Saturdays, 12-6 p.m. Continues through July 27

    The Pharmacy Gallery and Art Space

    623 E. Adams St., Springfield Downtown

    Free

    Spirituality, what does that mean to you? Artists have visually tried to interpret that in various media since the beginning of time. This is the current theme that Pharmacy artists were asked to use as inspiration for their work in the current exhibit. Typically with themed exhibits, some found the idea/term easy to interpret visually, others did not. Come in during these early to mid summer months to the cool and beautiful Pharmacy gallery space. Visit, enjoy and challenge yourself as you view this facinating exhibit on spirituality. 217-622-7903
  • Tuesdays-Saturdays, 1 & 2 p.m. Continues through Dec. 21

    Edwards Place, Springfield Art Association

    700 N. Fourth St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Adults $5, children 10 and younger free

    A guided tour through the newly-restored first and second floors. The home is interpreted to 1857 and furnished with wonderful examples of Victorian furniture, including many pieces that belonged to the Edwards family. See the authentic "Lincoln Courting Couch" from the parlor of the Ninian Edwards home where Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd were married and a piano that was likely played at their wedding. Closed on national holidays 217-523-2631
  • Through Aug. 31

    Fair Hills Residence

    2005 W. Lawrence Ave., Springfield East Side

    Open to public

    This exhibit by Jan Sorenson Hill, the featured artist in the library at Fair Hills Residence, focuses on animals. Open during business hours. 217-381-4043
  • Saturdays, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.

    Northern Lights Lounge

    500 N. Dirksen Pkwy., Springfield North Side

    Enjoy the best karaoke in Springfield at Northern Lights Lounge every Saturday night. Come out to hear the best performances around Springfield's karaoke scene. 217-522-2275
  • Sun., July 21, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

    Pease's at BUNN Gourmet

    2941 Plaza Dr., Springfield West Side

    Free

    Live music with Debbie Ferguson on the keyboard during Sunday brunch. 217-793-1840
  • Sun., July 21, 12-5 p.m.

    Mackinaw Winery

    33633 State Rt 9, Mackinaw Central Illinois

    Free

    Local and regional artists will showcase their talents and sell their art in the Pavilion Building. Art includes oil and water color painting, wood, jewelry, metal work, ceramics and glass. Local car clubs have been invited to cruise in and display their cars. Event includes wine tasting, music by musician Greg Williams and food. Rain or shine. 309-359-9463
  • Sun., July 21, 1-4 p.m.

    Bar Bella

    2805 West White Oaks Dr., Springfield West Side

    John Drake plays Americana, roots, blues and classic rock. 217-726-6500
  • Sun., July 21, 3-6 p.m.

    It's All About Wine

    1305 Wabash Ave Suite M, Springfield Springfield Area

    Live music. 217-726-6500
  • Sun., July 21, 4-7 p.m.

    Curve Inn

    3219 S. Sixth St. Road, Springfield Springfield Area

    No cover

    Happy hour. 217-529-5806
  • Sun., July 21, 3-6 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 7, 8-11 p.m.

    The Bean

    208 W. Main St., Mechanicsburg Central Illinois

    217-364-1016
  • Third Sunday of every month, 2-4 p.m. Continues through Sept. 15

    Free

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    The Edgar Lee Masters Memorial Museum is hosting its Masters’ Back Porch Chautauqua series. On the 3rd Sunday of each month, May through September, experts will lecture on topics of local interest in literature, art, and history followed by original performances by area songwriters. The series will be held from 2-4 p.m. at 1st & 3rd Boutique & Wine Bar, 105 S 7th St, Petersburg, IL. The Masters’ Memorial Museum, at the corner of 8th & Jackson, within walking distance of the venue, will be open for tours the hour preceding the event. The event is free to the… n/a
  • First Sunday of every month, 4-6 p.m. and Third Sunday of every month, 4-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 29

    Buzz Bomb Brewing Co.

    406 E. Adams St., Springfield Downtown

    Free

    Featuring country, folk, Americana, bluegrass.
  • Mon., July 22, 7 p.m.

    The Alamo

    115 N. Fifth St., Springfield Downtown

    $5

    Blue Monday 217-523-1455