A Nightcap in Champaign-Urbana: Murphy’s Pub

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Over thirteen percent of Illinois is of Irish decent, but if you’re not a member of that proud demographic that doesn’t mean you can’t make your way to Murphy’s Pub (ironically located on East Green Street). …

Halloween Haunts in Champaign

Ghosts and ghouls, witches and warlocks, werewolves and vampires; it’s time to give yourself a taste of Halloween delight. With tricks and treats plentiful in the Champaign area, you’re sure to find something to suit your fancy, or make you …

Crave Truck Serves Hip Street Waffles

Crave Truck  serves hot Belgium waffles out of their bright red truck in the Champaign-Urbana area. Not only can you get a plain, Classic Belgian Waffle, but also a Whole Grain waffle, Gluten-Free Waffle, or a Waffle Parfait. Seasonal offerings …

A Nightcap in Champaign-Urbana: Kam’s

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Bars and sports suit one another like chocolate and peanut butter. Who wants to watch a sitcom when you’re sharing a round with your buddies? Kam’s is an absolute staple of the Fighting Illini nightlife, specifically …

A Nightcap in Champaign-Urbana: Joe’s Brewery

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Of course, it’s always happy hour somewhere, but few locales offer up entertaining nightlife like a college campus. Joe’s Brewery wins the award for the most versatile nightlife scene in Champaign. This popular U of …

A Nightcap in Champaign-Urbana: The Clark Bar

The people at The Clark Bar may consider themselves a bar, obviously, but this venue has a nightclub feel to it. Definitions are so subjective. The Clark Bar is like a super casual nightclub. It’s a very laid-back type of …

Fall Festivals in Illini Country

Maybe you’re coming for a Saturday football game and are looking for some fall fun when visiting the Champaign-Urbana area for the weekend? Crisp cool air, live music, hearty bountiful food and plenty of activities for the whole family can …

Krannert Center Teaches Dance to People with Parkinson’s

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Krannert Center for the Performing Arts offers monthly dance classes to people with Parkinson’s in the Champaign-Urbana area. Dance instructors Kate Kuper and Marianne Jarvi offer what some call a ‘support group’; stretching, simple dance moves, …