I'm not in any of these, but thought I'd share some local shows in case any local folks read my blog:
All found on http://www.eventlister.com/
Tremont Turkey Festival - The Tremont Turkey Festival celebrates the turke.
3rd Sunday Market - lots of primitives, folkart, crafts, garden, no tools, socks, pans, etc...rated # 1 by Country Living Magazine.
4th Of July Celebration
HEART of ILLINOIS FAIR PIRATE - BARBARY COAST: The Pirate Section will be a part of the HOI fair where patrons will leave this world and go back 300 to 400 years to the time when Pirates and Privateers ruled.
Patrons can shop, see live pirate shows and play games. Wandering merchants and street characters will stroll outside ...
Ladies Weekend - This years theme is Christmas in July
Sugar Creek Arts Festival
If you know of more than these, please feel free to add them in the comments.