There is a lot scheduled in the Fairbury and surrounding area for this coming weekend! It is summer time and events are starting to draw people from other communities, and events in other communities are being attended by our local folks.
The Fairbury American Legion Speedway is hosting the UMP Summer Nationals on Saturday (June 22nd). One of the biggest races of the year, the Summer Nationals draw a big following. This opens the door for other events, too…
Such as… the Specialty Shops are hosting the annual Sizzling Summer Event this weekend with specials, samples, discounts, and sales that give their customers plenty of incentive to investigate the unique items that they bring to the availability arena along with a vast assortment of standard fare products that everyone needs for family, home, and beyond.
On Friday and Saturday, June 21st and 22nd they’ve got the “Sizzling Summer Event” that follows their protocol of making the exercise of shopping a satisfying adventure of looking and finding. Be sure to stop by any or all of the Specialty Shops – Kilgus Farmstead, Fairbury Furniture, The Spotted Owl, Dave’s Supermarket, Heart’s Desire, Lost Arts, Country Cupboard, Once ‘n Again, Frugality, Serendipity Cards & Gifts, and Cascade Gardens.
“Our shop owners are often told by people from outside the area, that we have something unique in Fairbury. The variety of shops is a great asset to our community. We are thankful for all the hard work, patronage and support,” says Bobbi McKeon, owner of Heart’s Desire.
As always, if you have any stories, ideas or suggestions for interesting topics about our community, please stop by Heart’s Desire, call Bobbi McKeon at (815) 692-4500 or email fairbury@fairburyILattractions.com.