January-December: Small World Programs- Benton

January-December: Small World Programs- Benton

Small World Programs 2019 Announcement! The Second Tuesday of every month from 10-11:30 am. The Small World Programs are designed for children 5 years and under, however, any age is welcome. All programs are held at the Rend Lake Visitor Center located at 11981 Rend City Rd, Benton, IL unless otherwise noted. For more details…Continue Reading

AUGUST 30 & 31: BENTON NEIGHBOR DAYS- BENTON

AUGUST 30 & 31: BENTON NEIGHBOR DAYS- BENTON

Benton Neighbor Days Festival at Benton City Park, Cottage Street, Friday, 5-11:30 PM; Saturday, 10:30 AM-11:30 PM. This annual event features a parade, pageants, tournaments, live music, great food, kids activities, mud races and greased pole climb.Continue Reading

OCTOBER 12: RELAY FOR LIFE- MT VERNON

OCTOBER 12: RELAY FOR LIFE- MT VERNON

Event┬áSchedule Opening Ceremony Time to get started. We kick off the event by honoring everyone who’s been affected by cancer and everyone who has contributed to the success of this year’s Relay season.   Survivor/Caregiver Walk Survivors and Caregivers are the heart and soul of Relay For Life events. We honor their strength and courage…Continue Reading