Aug 17

Carlinville 1st Day of School

Aug 20

Carlinville Picker’s Market

9:00am - 3:00pm, Carlinville’s Square

Aug 23

Blackburn 1st Day of School

Aug 5 - 27

Last Days of Summer

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  • Chairs on Parade
  • Carlinville Restaurant Week
  • Flotilla Parade
  • Midwest's Largest Squirt Gun Fight
  • Street Party/ Live Band & Charity

Sept 8 - 10

Lion’s Carnival

Sept 16

SamJam, Unpluggedon the Prairie, Noon-Midnight, BatesBuilding, Macoupin County Fairgrounds

12hrs of progressive bluegrass,Americana and roots music to benefitneurofibromatosis (NF)

Sept 17 - 18

Macoupin County Historical Society Fall Festival

Sept 23 - 24

Broom’s Apple Festival

Oct 7 - 8

Broom’s Pumpkin Festival

Oct 14

Tour de Milk

33 Mile Ride or 62 Mile Ride

Oct 28

Carlinville Rotary Parade


Christmas for a Soldier

SLF is teaming up with Macoupin Military Support Group to collect food, clothing, and accessories for local soldiers

November 25

Small Business Saturday

SLF office to sell SLF certificates from 9:00am - 12:00pm

Dec 1 - 2

Carlinville Christmas Market



We are selling holiday gift certificates! (see Promotions tab)