Sat. Aug 24th!


This month, we get down with Urbana’s Sweetcorn Festival. We’re bringing both festivals together for the biggest Downtown festival ever! Catch live music, performances, vendors, kid’s zone, fire show, and so much more.

For the full listing of Urbana Sweetcorn Festival activities, click here!

Sat. Aug 24th:

To wake you up!

City of Urbana Gets Down with Urbana’s Market at the Square (corner of Vine and Illinois) 7am-12pm

Julie's Stamping Spot - Julie Davison, Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Gets Down with Vacation Stamping School: Demonstrator Training Event (Alice Campbell Alumni Center 601 S. Lincoln Ave.) 8am- 3:30pm

The Aruna Project Gets Down with Champaign Aruna Run/Walk 2019 (University of Illinois Arboretum) 10am

Champaign-Urbana Independent Media Center Gets Down with R&B Soul Yoga (Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center202 S Broadway Ave Ste 1) 10:30am- 11:30am

Champaign-Urbana Independent Media Center  Gets Down with Makerspace open hours (Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center 202 S Broadway Ave) 11am-1pm

All afternoon, you can get down with:

Champaign County History Museum Gets Down with Downtown Urbana History Walk (Cohen Building 136 West Main Street) 1pm-2:30pm

Hendrick House Resident Advisors Gets Down with Table Top Game Day (Undergraduate Library 1402 W Gregory Dr) 1pm-5pm

Where you can #getdownurbana:

CUDO Plays Gets Down with Beer & Board Games — CUDO - The Champaign-Urbana Design Org (Cafeteria & Company 208 West Main Street) 5pm-8pm

Blended Balance Fitness & The Hidden Gym Gets Down with Saturday Sweet (Webber Street Christian Church) 7:30am-8:30am

Get down, afterglow: Live music, dancing, and shows!

The Blackbird Gets Down with Matthew Curry Sweetcorn Party at Blackbird-SAT (Blackbird Urbana 119 W Main Street) 7pm-10pm

The Blackbird Gets Down with Matthew Curry/ 90's Daughter Sweetcorn Party-Sat 8/24!  (Blackbird Urbana 119 W Main Street) 7pm-2am

The Champaign-Urbana’s Independent Media Center Gets Down with FirstSteps Benefit Show (Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center202 S Broadway Ave Ste 1) 7:30pm-11pm

The Bunny Tavern Gets Down with X-Krush, Sweetcorn and Bunny's oh my! (Bunny's Tavern 119 W Water St) 8pm-12am

The Rose Bowl Tavern Gets Down with New Twang City: Country, Western, Rock and Roll at The Rose Bowl and Big Cedar Fever (from Texas) no covers (Rose Bowl Tavern106 N Race St) 8pm-12am

Blackbird Gets Down with 90's Daughter at Blackbird/Sweetcorn Fest (Blackbird 119 W Main Street) 10pm-1am