Calendar of Events

Find upcoming events in the area including dates and tickets for festivals, movies, performing arts, family events, sports and so much more. Have an event to share? Submit your event using the link below to have your event listed on our calendar.

Festival of Lights

Wavering/Moorman Park 1200 N 36th St, Quincy, IL

The Festival of Lights returns to Quincy in 2022!  Bringing 1.5 miles of animated light displays to Moorman Wavering Parks at 1200 N. 36th in Quincy. The Festival of Lights…

Quincy University Saxophone Day

Quincy University 1800 College, Quincy, IL

The music program of Quincy University will host a Saxophone Day at the Connie Niemann Center for Music on the North Campus of Quincy University. The exciting ay will bring…

Historical Society Merry Christmas Party

The History Museum on the Square 332 Maine, Quincy, IL

Celebrate Christmas with the Historical Society of Quincy & Adams County! Our annual "Merry Christmas Party" at the History Museum on the Square is free and open to the public.…

Santa Zephyr Express

Quincy's Amtrak Station 30th & Wisman Lane, Quincy, IL

On Friday, December 2, 2022, Santa will be riding the Zephyr from Quincy to Macomb, leaving Quincy at 5:30PM and arriving in Macomb at approximately 6:17PM. Santa and his helpers…

Arty Party Paint Night

The Kroc Center 405 Vermont St, Quincy, Illinois

Create a step-by-step painting on a canvas using acrylic paint and different brush techniques. Artists of all abilities are welcome! Ages 14 + Friday, Dec 2 | 6-8pm – Register…

JWCC to Present Holiday Concert

1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL 1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, IL

Audiences will be treated to a wide variety of holiday vocal and instrumental selections performed by talented area students at John Wood Community College’s Fine Arts Department Holiday Music Concert.…

Quincy Art Center “Build Your Own Clay Ornament” Workshop

Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey, Quincy, IL

Students will use pre-made molds to press their own clay tree ornaments before personalizing them with underglaze. Beginners are welcome! This workshop is for high school students and adults. Cost…

Noel at the Nursery

Frese Nursery 3100 N 18th, Quincy, IL

Frese Nursey invites you to Noel at the Nursery on November 26 and December 3, 2023.  A Quincy Christmas tradition, in their Greenhouse Christmas Market featuring local vendors and artisans…

St Francis Holiday Bazaar

St. Francis Parish Holiday BazaarSt. Francis Parish Center FREE ADMISSION Handmade crafts, vendors, raffles, food and more!

Merry Making on Mulholland

Downtown Nauvoo Mulholland Street Mulholland Street, Nauvoo, IL

Have some Christmas fun and get to know your Nauvoo merchants by joining our Holiday Scavenger Hunt for families! There will be prizes and hidden items throughout the hunt. For…