Fireworks, farmers markets, sales among events this weekend in Clark, Champaign Counties

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Other events in Clark and Champaign counties happening this weekend:

Farmers markets

The Springfield Farmers Market is held from 9am to 12:30pm every Saturday on Market Street between the Heritage Center and COhatch the Market for a selection of fresh produce, baked goods, local meats, artisan goods and more.

The Champaign County Farmers’ Market is held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday at 200 E. Market St. in Urbana for locally grown vegetables, man-made produce, and baked goods.

The Marché Paysan de Saint Paris is held on Fridays from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in front of the municipal building.

Flea markets

The Urbana Antique Fair and Flea Market will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday during the first week of each month, except August, at the Champaign County Fairgrounds, 384 Park Ave. in Urbana.

The Mechanicsburg Flea Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Old American Outlet Store, 39 S. Main St. in Mechanicsburg. There will be live music, food trucks, a 50/50 raffle, raffles, antiques, housewares, art, electronics and more.

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Goalie Center Clearance Sale

The Warder Literacy Center, 137 E. High St. in Springfield, will host its annual jumble sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Along with all the great deals, he’ll also be offering a bag of books for $5 from the second-hand bookstore and free hot sandwiches for those who get hungry.

Church Independence Day Celebration

Greater Life Springfield will host an Independence Day celebration at 11 a.m. Sunday at the main lodge in Snyder Park with a barbecue, worship and fellowship.

Urbana Car, Truck and Bike Show

The 24th Annual Champaign Cruisers Firecracker Car, Truck and Bike Show will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday at Skelley Lumber Co., 1300 N. Main St. in Urbana. Doors will be open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., registration from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $10 and spectators are free. There will be 70 trophies, a 50/50 draw, door prizes, a driver’s pot, dash plaques, food and a DJ. The prizes will take place at 3 p.m. and you must be present to win. All proceeds will go to charity.


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