Annual Events

Prairie Pedal
Prairie Pedal
Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 | 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rock Springs Nature Center, Decatur, IL

This annual bicycling event raises funds for the Macon County Conservation Foundation, supporting local wildlife and natural areas. Register to ride your bicycle, or join community members in sponsoring Prairie Pedal!

Read More

He Said Beer, She Said Wine
He Said Beer, She Said Wine
Friday, Oct 18, 2019 | 6:00 pm
Decatur Club, Decatur, IL

Support the Governor Oglesby Mansion and indulge in a delicious meal during this annual dinner fundraiser. Advance tickets required.

Read More

Fall Harvest Festival
Fall Harvest Festival
Sunday, Oct 27, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rock Springs Nature Center, Decatur, IL

Celebrate fall with fall-themed activities including archery, a straw maze, wagon rides, homestead tours, live animals, temporary tattoos, and more.

Read More

Candlelight Tour
Candlelight Tour
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Homestead Prairie Farm, Decatur, IL

Glimpse what an evening in the 1860s was like at Homestead Prairie Farm, lit by candlelight and lamplight, as guides in period clothing walk you through the home.

Read More