Events - City of Lexington


Lexington Illinois is filled with wonderful activities year round! Festivities begin in April with Lexington's Bridal & Wedding Expo and continue with the Spring Community Wide Garage sales the last weekend in April.  Celebrate with us the first weekend in May with our annual Red Carpet Corridor Event.  During the summer enjoy the revived Annual Homecoming Carnival on Main St. Fall brings the Community Wide Garage sales and the annual Halloween Party. The festival year ends with Lexington's Christmas on the Prairie.  

Follow all of the wonderful events that Lexington has to offer at Lexington IL Events' FB page


Community Wide Garage Sales
Last weekend in April and 3rd weekend in September
Spring Garage Sale Form
Fall Garage Sale Form

Lexington's Rt 66 Red Carpet Corridor
May 4th

The Red Carpet Corridor celebrates and promotes the small towns located along Historic Rt 66 from Joliet to Towanda. 90 miles of festival activities! Lexington's activities will be located on Main Street in downtown Lexington. One day filled with family fun activities, unique vendors, delicious food, parade, vintage car/tractor display and live music. Come see how our town stands apart.  
Red Carpet Corridor FB Event Page
Download a Vendor Registration Form


Homecoming Carnival
May 31st, June 1st & June 2nd

Lexington's Homecoming Carnival is back!
Enjoy the return of Lexington's Homecoming Carnival on Main Street, in beautiful downtown Lexington.  Rides, Games, Food and Live Music!

Thursday, June 8th 5pm-9pm
Friday, June 9th 5pm-10pm
Saturday, June 10th 1pm-4pm & 6-10pm
Homecoming Carnival FB event page


Lexington Farmers' Market
July 14th, 7am-1pm

Discover a bounty of fresh, locally grown produce, fresh flowers, eggs, goat milk soaps and local honey at the Lexington Farmers' Market on Saturday, July 14th from 7am-1pm.  Located at the corner of Main St. & Cedar St.  Interested vendors can contact City Hall to particpate, 309-365-3331
Lexington Farmers' Market FB event page

Lexington's Halloween Party
October 28th, 2pm-5pm

Please join us for some free ghoulish games, freaky fun and frightening food. There will be a costume contest and free hot dog dinner for local children to enjoy. Trick or Treat citywide following the Halloween party from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Halloween Party FB event page


Lexington's Christmas on the Prairie
December 1st, 9am-8pm

Experience Christmas on the Prairie in Lexington. Visit our area vendors located inside Lexington School's gyms from 9am-2pm, then continue to downtown Lexington for an afternoon and evening full of activities. 
Christmas on the Prairie FB event page
Download a Vendor Registration Form

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Lexington, Illinois 61753
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