Visit Our Hometown in Year 2002
Calendar of Events
|July 4: July 4th Celebration – Patriot’s Park
Spectacular fireworks over historic Patriot’s Park lake.August 1-6: Bond County Fair
Annual county fair with week long events.August 15 – 18: World Powered Parachute Championships
The best in the world come to compete in the World ChampionshipsOctober 5: Apple Day
We salute the fall harvest in this fun downtown event.October 19: Post Prom Craft Fair
Largest craft fair in Greenville.
November 29: Courthouse Lighting Celebration
December 7: Hospital Auxiliary Bazaar
~ Richard Bock Museum ~ Hoiles-Davis Museum ~
Bed & Breakfast
The Rench House Bed & Breakfast
Greenville, Illinois Events & Attractions
Greenville features a number of attractions that are of interest to all. The Southwestern Illinois Tourism Guide, says that when you visit Greenville, you will, “discover a surprising mix of sophisticated art, higher education and rural tranquility. Here, the simpler pace of an earlier time is preserved, allowing leisurely exploration of museums and historical buildings within a pastoral setting.”
Greenville has many wonderful things for people to see and do. Our historic downtown is part of the National Main Street program. Many of the buildings have been restored to their original luster and feature many unique shops.
Greenville also offers the work of the sculptor Richard Bock, who gained
Greenville offers a unique walking tour of the community. On the tour you will see Almira College, a stopping point for the underground railroad, the site of Greenville’s first (and only) hanging, the location of our first “lending library” and much more. We invite you to spend a weekend with us, and you just might decide to spend a lifetime! For more information, or to request a walking tour brochure, contact the Chamber of Commerce.