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  • Woodlawn Farm

    Woodlawn Farm Museum Announces Summer Hour Tour Closures

    Due to the current coronavirus restrictions and the unknowns existing for the next few months, the Woodlawn Farm Museum will be closed for regular tours at the museum this summer through September 30. Later this summer it will be decided if the Fall UGRR Bus Learn more…

  • Jacksonville Symphony

    Jacksonville Symphony Moves Show Online

    Did you know that the Jacksonville Symphony is one of the top Symphony and Orchestras in the State? Support their efforts as they move to an online benefit this weekend to help reconnect listeners along with raising funds due to the cancellations of their live Learn more…

  • Man Singing to Crowd

    Jacksonville Main Street Postpones Events

    Due to the COVID-19 shutdown and distance recommendations, Jacksonville Main Street has regretfully had to make a lot of changes to the Summer 2020 slate of activities. Sadly, the Downtown Concert Series for 2020 will be canceled. All 2020 sponsorships will be carried over to Learn more…

  • Soap Co Front Door Business Photo

    We Miss Our Local Faces!

    We are really missing seeing all of our friends at our local businesses and we know you are missing everyone too! Our friend Cory Garner with ElCrow Photography and Design wants to help capture all of the faces we have been missing! If you are Learn more…

  • Exterior Photo of Smithsonian

    Jacksonville Area Museum to Host Smithsonian Exhibit

    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) — The Jacksonville Area Museum will host “Voices and Votes: Democracy in America,” an exhibit from the Smithsonian Institution, in 2021. Illinois Humanities selected six host organizations to participate in the Illinois tour of “Voices and Votes,” including: April 17-May 29, 2021: Learn more…