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Seasonal Events

Farmer's Market

The Metamora Farmers Market NFP (Not for Profit) is a local market that operates for growers/producers of agricultural related products and local artisans. The market is open seasonally on Saturday Mornings on the Square in Metamora, (8AM-12PM) June through September.

Stay updated with the Metamora Farmer's Market Facebook page.

Join us for free concerts on Friday Evenings from 7:30-9:30 PM at the bandstand in the Metamora Square. All are welcome to attend and bring their own lawn chairs. Bleacher seating is available.

June

June 7 // Jim Markum Vintage Band

June 14 // Cat Big Band

June 21 // NO CONCERT

June 28 // Gus Gustafson Concert Band

July

July 5 // Brass Band of Central Illinois

July 12 // Aristocrats

July 19 // Metamora Community Band

July 26 // C Notes

August

August 2 // Jim Markum Swing Band

August 9 // Bridges

August 16 // Bill Hardesty

August 23 // Cat Big Band

August 30 // Gus Gustafson Concert Band

2018 Dates: June 20th through June 23rd

This summer festival has been held in Metamora since 1901 - that's over a hundred years of partying! Originally a one-day picnic, Old Settler's Days has evolved into a multi-day festival with live music, sizzling food, and carnival rides and games.

Tickets will be sold in advance starting June 13th and until June 20th or when sold out. They can be purchased at MTCO and Heartland Bank during regular business hours. Quanities are limited.

Ticket Prices

Advance Ticket: 5 tickets for $10.00

Regular Ticket: 1 ticket for $2.50

Ticket Strip: 10 tickets for $22.00

Wednesday, June 20

Live Music: West MacQueen Street Band, 6:00-9:00pm

Carnival Rides: 5:30-10:00pm

Thursday, June 21

Live Music: Luke Maurer Band, 6:00-9:00pm

Carnival Rides: 5:30-10:00pm

Friday, June 22

Live Music: Billy Vancil Band, 6:30-10:00pm

Carnival Rides: 12:00-10:00pm (rides shut down 5:00-6:00pm)

All you can ride wrist bands from 12:00-5:00pm, $17.00 each

Free Kids Tent (Crafts and Raffles) from 1:00-4:00pm, ages 15 and younger

Barnyard Discoveries, 2:00-4:00pm (free admission)

Saturday, June 23

Lincoln Douglas Race at 7:30am, contact oscmetamora@gmail.com for a registration form

Old Settler's Parade at 10:00am

Carnival Rides: 12:00-10:00pm (rides shut down 5:00-6:00pm)

All you can ride wrist bands from 12:00-5:00pm, $17.00 each

Merilee Studios Performance from 12:00-1:00pm

Free Kids Tent (Crafts and Raffles) from 1:00-4:00pm, ages 15 and younger

Live Music: Joe Stamm Band, 6:30-10:00pm

If you're interested in a booth at Calico Lane or being a part of the parade, please complete the forms below.

Calico Lane Application

Parade Application

Party in the Park

July 13th, 4:00-10:00pm

A full day in Metamora's beautiful Black Partridge Park. Featuring live bands, a live magic show, a beer garden, food trucks, lawn games, kids bounce houses, a car cruise in, shops and merchants from the local community, kids activities and more. We have music scheduled from The Haybillies (from Metamora), and Dexter O'Neal and the Funkyard.

3 food trucks – Including great choices from Nacho Mama's, Dawn's Tacos and Kona Ice ...and a beer garden will round out the day's food and drink! Come hungry and ready to have fun.

The Party starts on Saturday, July 13 at 4pm and goes until 10pm. Come out and spend the afternoon with us! Come out and spend the whole day with us! Tickets are $10 in advance for adults, and kids get in free with a paid adult! Tickets are $15 on the day of the event.

Purchase your tickets at Eventbrite and like the Facebook event for the latest updates. All proceeds from the event will go towards park improvements and facilities. For more information about the event and the Metamora Park Foundation, visit their website.

THIS IS A RAIN OR SHINE EVENT - NO TICKET REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED. The Party starts on Saturday, July 13 at 4pm and goes until 10pm. Come out and spend the afternoon with us! Come out and spend the whole day with us! Tickets are $10 in advance for adults, and kids get in free with a paid adult! Tickets are $15 on the day of the event.