South Jacksonville Celebration
Our 2017 South Jacksonville Celebration is scheduled for July 28th and 29th!
Pageant held at First Christian Church, 2106 South Main
Open to boys & girls ages 5-7 on the date of the pageant
Registration is limited to the first 10 boys & 10 girls
Participants must be residents of the Village of Sout Jacksonville, or attend South Jacksonville Elementary School. However, it is not mandatory to be a student at South Jacksonville Elementary as long as they live within the South school district boundaries. Deadline for entry forms is Friday, June 9. Questions may be submitted to Misty Rowe at 217.243.6445 or via email at Misty.Rowe@fccjacksonville.org
Parade route & time soon! As well as forms for participation to ride in the parade. Keep checking back for more information. You do not have to be a business/group from South Jacksonville to participate in the parade.
Held at First Christian Church, 2106 South Main, South Jacksonville, IL
More details about the Family Day Celebration will be coming soon. If you would like to be a vendor at the Celebration, please read the information below and complete the form. Limited space is available. No duplicate products will be allowed- first come first serve.
Facilities: Outdoor event at First Christian Church. Single space is 10 x 10. Canopies, umbrellas, or pop ups necessary for element protection (rain, snow, sun, heat) allowed. NO STAKES! Electric & water hook ups are not available. Vendors must supple their own tables, tents, ext. Sales from flatbed trailers are prohibited. The sale of firearms, live ammunition, pornographic material, used household goods nor any game of chance is strictly prohibited.
Vendors: Must have appropriate Village of South Jacksonville and Morgan County Health permits. Vendors are responsible for appropriate insurance coverage when applicable.
Time: Set up begins at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 29 and must be completed by 10:30 a.m Vendors may remain set up until 3:00 p.m. and must immediately tear down. We encourage vendors to remain open until 3:00 p.m.
Unloading & Parking: Space is first come/first serve. Please unload & then park behind the Church in the gravel parking area.
Trash: Double bag food/drink in trash bags. Trash should be placed in receptacles provided by First Christian Church. Boxes should be broken down. Vendors are responsible for clean up of area during and after event.
All proceeds benefit the family of Officer Scot Fitzgerald- his wife, Dani and children Colton and Fynlee
Registration: Due with registration form. Cost is $20.00 before July 14. $25.00 after July 14.
Course: Flat and fast course starting and finishing at SJPD. Visit www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/840780039
Packet Pick Up: Friday, July 28, from 7:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m at Village Hall, 301 Dewey Dr., South Jacksonville
Parking: Available in the field South of SJFD and on Vandailia Ave. Limited parking on Sequoia. Please watch for parking attendant to direct you to the field parking.
Questions: Call Amy 217-245-4803 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Concert in the Cornfield
CRAIG MORGAN TO HEADLINE 2016 CONCERT IN THE CORNFIELD
Country newcomer William Michael Morgan will open the show. William Michael Morgan will take the stage at 7 p.m., followed by Craig Morgan at approximately 8:30 p.m. New this year to the event will be local musical entertainment in the beer tent before and after the concert. Exit 52 will perform prior to the concert, with the Devin Clemons Band performing following the concert.
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Contact event organizers here:
Concert in the Cornfield: email@example.com
Co-Chairs of our South Jacksonville Celebration and the Concert in the Cornfield are Kevin Eckhoff & Paula Belobrajdic-Stewart.