Phone: 217-268-4959


Dates are subject to change. Please call ahead for specific information and additional activities. For full calendar of events log on to

April-October: Litchfield Pickers Market: Vintage & Antique Market. The second Sunday of the month, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, August 12, September 9 and October 14.) Downtown Litchfield: 400 N. State St. Call 866-733-5833 or email, or visit


28: 5th Annual Transportation Show. A show featuring all types of transportation from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Niehaus Cycle Sales, 718 North Old Route 66. Call 217-556-8409 or email


18-20: Niehaus Cycle Sales 32nd Annual Customer Appreciation Days. Niehaus Cycle Sales, 718 North Old Route 66. Call 217-324-6565 or email or visit


9, 10: Blue Carpet Corridor: Route 66 Scavenger Hunt. Litchfield Passport location, Ariston Café, 413 Historic Old Route 66 North. Litchfield stamping times: June 9, 4 to 9 p.m. and June 10, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Call 866-733-5833 or email or visit
30: 5K Freedom Fun Run/Walk. A patriotic 5K run/walk. 7:30 a.m. at Lake Lou Yaeger, Picnic Area 3, 3 Primitive Lane. Call 866-533-5833 or email or visit


4: Boat Regatta. Dress up your boat or watch the boat parade. Line up in front of Milnot Beach at 2 p.m. Parade circles Lake Lou Yaeger. Organized by Friends of Lake Lou Yaeger. Email
4: Music by the Lake. Band TBA. Lake Lou Yaeger, Marina 1, 4932 Beach House Trail at 6:30 p.m. Call 866-533-5833 or email or visit
4: Fireworks Display. Fireworks launch from Marina 1 at 9:30 p.m. Lake Lou Yaeger, 4932 Beach House Trail. Call 866-533-5833 or email or visit
21: Big Dawg Dare. 5K Mud Run with obstacles. 8 a.m. at Wolff Farms, 3153 North 15th Avenue. Call 217-246-2895 or email or visit


7-9: RC Jet Rally. Remote Control Jet Rally. September 7 and 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. & September 9 from 9 a.m. to noon. Litchfield Municipal Airport, 1201 U.S. Route 66 South. Call 217-556-4299 or email or visit
9: Litchfield TriathLou. Sprint, olympic, and half distance Triathlon. 7:30 a.m. at Lake Lou Yaeger, Beach House, 4932 Beach House Trail. Call 317-625-2223 or email or visit
21, 22: Party in the Park. Carnival, music, vendors, games, and more. Noon to 11p.m. downtown Litchfield, 400 N. State St. Call 217-324-2533 or email or visit


Christmas Events. Christmas events begin the first weekend of December and continue throughout the month. For a full list of Christmas events, visit or call 866-733- 5833 or like “Visit Litchfield Illinois” on Facebook.

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