Special Events

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Medici Craft Beer & Jazz Street Fair
Summer is a great time to enjoy brews and blues and there’s no better place to enjoy them than Uptown Normal! On July 22nd, 2017 Medici will host the 3rd Annual Craft Beer and Jazz Street Fair on North Street from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m., benefiting the Children's Discovery Museum and Uptown Partners.  
For more information, visit Uptown Normal's website
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2017 USA Girls' Softball 16-U National Championship Tournament

The Town of Normal is pleased to announce that the Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting the 2017 USA Girls’ Softball 16-U National Championship Tournament at Champion Fields. They’ve had the privilege of hosting this tournament 11 times since 1994, and this tournament will bring over 100 teams to this community from across the nation. Come out July 30th - August 6th to watch these young, talented, athletes compete for the 2017 USA Girls’ Softball National Title. Please click on the image for event details. 

The Parks and Recreation Department is looking for volunteers for this event. For volunteer information, please go to http://nprd.ivolunteer.com/ or contact Tony Axelson at 309-454-9540.

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The Town of Normal is home to many special, community-wide events throughout the year.  From art and beer festivals to sports tournaments, there's never a lack of something remarkable and unique to do.  Check out the many fantastic events hosted by Town departments by clicking the buttons below.
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