November Events in Illinois
See what fun events are happening in November in Illinois.
42nd Annual Heritage Festival
Nov. 2-3, 2019, Harrisburg
Celebrating its 42nd anniversary this year, the annual Heritage Festival at Southeastern Illinois College serves as the unofficial kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
The two-day event focuses on locally handcrafted items and tasty food with free admission and parking. Shoppers can find more than 120 vendors from five states offering everything from handmade soaps and jewelry to barn quilts, wreaths, bird feeders and more. They can also experience live demonstrations such as basket weaving, spinning and oil painting.
This year’s festival takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. For more information, call (618) 252-5400, extension 3213, or visit sic.edu/events.