A midwestern getaway, Effingham, IL USA Musician playing at Moccasin Creek Festival Astrid Johana Photography

This Weekend

Whether you’re a thrill-seeker, a culture vulture or just looking to have a good time while you’re here, we’ve got you covered! Let Visit Effingham be your go-to weekend guide to local events. From the lip-smacking foodie festivals to the hippest live music sets, our event calendar is a one-stop-shop for memorable moments and epic experiences. 

Planning to extend your getaway? Effingham has a wide variety of hotels, restaurants and attractions for every kind of traveler. Download our Visitor Guide to learn more!

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Musician playing at Moccasin Creek Festival Astrid Johana Photography

Live Music & Entertainment

Get ready to feel the pulse of Effingham’s live music scene! Our vibrant town isn’t just about rolling landscapes and historic…

Family of three meeting dog at the Effingham Farmers Market Astrid Johana Photography

Community Events

Our Community Events are where the heart of Effingham beats strong. Find authentic, local experiences for residents and visitors, both, to…

Girls having a picnic photoshoot at Lake Sara Astrid Johana Photography

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