Du Quoin is located in the heart of Southern Illinois and offers something for everyone. From concerts in the park to the State Fair to fine dining, Du Quoin is the perfect destination for the weekend traveler.

Holiday Lights Fair 50/50 Raffle

New this year for the 20th Anniversary Holiday Lights Fair - a 50/50 Raffle! 

Tickets will be sold at the Fall Festival on October 5, the Halloween Parade on October 24 and throughout the Holiday Lights Fair at the Expo Hall.

Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5

Drawing will be held Saturday, December 21 at the Expo Hall. Need not be present to win.

Fall Festival Cornhole Tournament

 

2019 Du Quoin Fall Festival

Corn Hole Tournament

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 2 p.m.

Entry Fee: $25 Per Team

Cash Prizes!

1st Place $150 t 2nd Place $100 t 3rd Place $50

Download the entry form

 

Annual Chili Cook-Off

Do you have the best chili recipe? Well, put your money where your mouth is and enter our annual Chili Cook-Off. 

Entry form can be downloaded here. Only $10 to enter your top chili for a chance to win cash prizes!

Entry form due no later than October 2, 2019

It's Time for the Annual Fall Festival

Even though the weather still feels like summer, we know that Fall is just around the corner. Join us Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Keyes City Park for a day of fall fun for the whole family. Vendors open at 8:00 a.m. Chili Cook-Off at noon. Free live entertainment featuring The Phonix, free Kids' Corner, Corn Hole Tournament, and more! 

Download the vendor registration form here

Download the chili cook-off entry form here

Download the corn hole tournament entry form here

Join Us for Our Annual Fireworks Display!

This year's fireworks display promises to be bigger and better than ever! Wednesday, July 3 at dusk at the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds. Free admission. Brought to you by the City of Du Quoin and Du Quoin Tourism Commission.

Summer Nights Concert Series

Join us again for our Summer Nights Concert Series! Free concerts every Tuesday in July in Keyes City Park. Family fun for everyone! Here's the schedule for this year's concerts...

City-Wide Yard Sale Map Is Available

The June 8, 2019 City-Wide Yard Sale is fast approaching! Plan your day by using our handy map - created by The Du Quoin Weekly. Grab your full-size copy in this week's edition of The Du Quoin Weekly or download this smaller version. Happy bargain hunting!

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