HOMETOWN HOLIDAYS
Shelby County

November 1 - December 31, 2021
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These events are open to the public.
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Times and dates are subject to change
Be sure to follow CDC guidelines when attending events

November 7th
1:00 pm** American Legion Toy & Tool Sale Christmas Auction at the community center in Strasburg. All items are NEW! Auction items include Craftsman tools, toys, metal signs, food items, figurines, baskets, wind spinners, china cabinets, yard ornaments, pie safes, bikes, trikes, ceramic dolls, lanterns, and much more. This is the perfect time to do your Christmas Shopping! A concession stand sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary Unit #289 will be available. Masks and hand sanitizer will be available.
November 13th
6 - 11 am** Santa Brigade Breakfast and Market. St Paul's Lutheran Church in Strasburg. Pancake & Sausage breakfast will be from 6-11 am and the Christmas Market will be 7-11 am. Contact MaRanda McClain for booth space 217-343-7879. The breakfast is free will donation and carry out or dine in is available. Proceeds from the breakfast will benefit the Strasburg Park Improvement Fund.
10 am - 3 pm** Holiday Bazaar, sponsored by Class of 2023 at Windsor School located at 1424 Minnesota Ave, Windsor, IL. There will be over 40 vendors to help you get your holiday shopping off to a great start.
4:30 - 7:30 pm** The Shelbyville Fire Dept Ladies Aux will hold their annual Soup Supper @ the Fire Station @ 110 N Heinlein Drive. Drive Thru Menu includes your choice of 2 containers of soup and a dessert. Dessert is your choice of assorted cake or pie. Soups to choose from are vegetable, chili, and potato. Cost is $5 per order. There will be limited in town delivery available to anyone 65 or over. Call 217-820-3335 or 217-273-5568 Saturday before 3 pm for delivery.
Events marked ** have been confirmed.-Be sure to follow CDC Guidelines
November
8 am - 2 pm Windsor Methodist Church Bazaar. There will be crafts, kountry kitchen items, baked goods. A lunch will start at 11 am and will have chili, vegetable, and oyster stew, sandwiches, desserts, drinks. (Carryout available with limited indoor seating) 217-459-2232. Masks are required.
November 19th - January 1st
**Shelbyville Festival of Lights in Forest Park
November 19th
5:00 pm-??** Shelbyville Festival of Lights kickoff for 2021 will be a Santa drive-thru with cookies and milk
November 25th
11 am - 1 pm** Community Thanksgiving Dinner at First United Methodist Church in Shelbyville.
The meals will be PICK-UP only. They may be picked up at the Walnut Street entrance to Fellowship Hall. Please call 217-774-4131 with the number of meals needed.
November 27th
10:00 am - 2:00 pm**

Christmas on Main in Moweaqua.(Flannel and Frosty)

Stores will have specials, arts, crafts, etc throughout. There will be a breakfast at the American Legion from 7-10 am with biscuits & gravy, donuts, coffee, juice (Adults are $5, Kids 12 & under $3.) 8:30 am 5K Run/Walk (Pre-register or register from 7:45-8:15 at Creation Station-125 S Main) At 10 am the Santa's Kickoff parade. Vendors from 10a-2p There will also be Rork's Pork BBQ, a hot chocolate bar. Santa Clause will be at Village Hall from 10:30-1:30. There will be cookies and crafts with Santa, Rack wagon rides, train rides & bounce house(weather permitting) and a Scavenger Hunt. Wreath Auction.

November 28th
5 - 8 pm**

Entertainment at the Shelbyville Dairy Queen. 217-774-3632

Events marked ** have been confirmed.-Be sure to follow CDC Guidelines
December 4th
10:00 am** FREE Christmas Movie at the Roxy Theatre
10 am - 3 pm** 7th Annual Old Fashion Downtown Christmas. Downtown Businesses will be open. A FREE Movie (TBA) at the Roxy at 10 am. Santa will be at Corner Copy (Kids can stand of sit next to Santa for pics) There will be wagon rides from 11:30am-1:30 pm starting from the mini park. 217-273-5358
December 5th
5 - 8 pm** Entertainment at the Shelbyville Dairy Queen. 217-774-3632
December 5th
1:00 pm** American Legion Toy & Tool Sale Christmas Auction at the community center in Strasburg. All items are NEW! Auction items include Craftsman tools, toys, metal signs, food items, figurines, baskets, wind spinners, china cabinets, yard ornaments, pie safes, bikes, trikes, ceramic dolls, lanterns, and much more. This is the perfect time to do your Christmas Shopping! A concession stand sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary Unit #289 will be available. Masks and hand sanitizer will be available.
Events marked ** have been confirmed. Be sure to follow CDC guidelines
December 10th -11th
6:00 - 8:30 pm** "Live Nativity" at Church of the Nazarene located at 701 W N 3rd in Shelbyville. 217-774-2825
December 10th-11th
10 am - 4 pm** Christmas Store in Community Bldg in Strasburg sponsored by the Strasburg American Legion Auxiliary. Deco glass blocks, Rada, homemade goodies and much more. Liberty Unit #289 of the American Legion Auxiliary’s Christmas Store has evolved into an Annual Cookie Walk with Christmas goodies for everyone’s Christmas pleasure. Items include homemade noodles, homemade cookies and candies, plus Rada cutlery. Shoppers select the cookies and candies they want and put in a box. Box is then weighed with price at $5 per pound.

Profits from the Christmas Store will be used by the Auxiliary for community projects and items for veterans.
December 11th
10:00 am** FREE Christmas Movie at the Roxy Theatre
9 am - 2 pm** Christmas Craft & Vendor Fair at Shelby Christian Church. 200 N Hickory, Shelbyville. There will be lots of vendors, a silent auction, bake sale, Paddi's Air Filled Fun, and Rork's Post will start serving
at 11 am.
December 12th
7:00 pm** 59th Annual Christmas Cantata at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stewardson. Choirs from Grace Lutheran, St. Paul's Lutheran in Sigel and Strasburg, and Trinity Lutheran will combine to entertain you. 217-644-2452
5 - 8 pm** Entertainment at the Shelbyville Dairy Queen. 217-774-3632
December 18th
9:30-11 am** Visit with Santa at the Strasburg Community Center.
10:00 am** FREE Christmas Movie at the Roxy Theatre
1 - 5 pm** Willow Ridge Winery will be having Sleigh Rides from 1-4 and Andy Reuter will entertain from 2-5. Pauly's BBQ will be available for purchase.
December 19th
5 - 8 pm** Entertainment at the Shelbyville Dairy Queen
December 24th
5:00 pm Christmas Eve Service at Strasburg Methodist Church. 217-644-2655
6:00 pm Pre-Service music, and 6:30 pm is the Christmas Eve Service and children's program at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Strasburg. 217-644-2661
6:30 pm Christmas Eve Service at Grace Lutheran Church in Strasburg. 217-644-2452
11:00 pm** Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at First Christian Church at 202 S Broadway in Shelbyville
December 25th
9 am Grace Lutheran and St. Paul's Lutheran Churches in Strasburg 217-644-2452/217-644-2661
Times and dates are subject to change!!!
Events marked ** have been confirmed.
Be sure to follow CDC guidelines when attending events