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Southern Illinois Boat and Fishing Show
February 03, 2017 - February 05, 2017

The Pavilion | 03:00 pm - 08:00 pm
VisitSI presents the 10th Annual Southern Illinois Boat and Fishing Show at The Pavilion from February 3rd through February 5th, 2017.  Proceeds will benefit the Youth Outdoor Education Foundation and Gum Drops, NFP.  Local boat and tackle dealers from all over the Midwest show off their merchandise.  Daily fishing seminars, live entertainment, door prizes, concessions provided by Martini Joes, and much more.
Show Hours
Friday, February 3rd  (3pm - 8pm)
     *  Door Prizes
Saturday, February 4th  (9am - 7pm)
Sunday, February 5th  (10am - 3pm)
1602 Sioux Drive- Marion, IL 62959
VisitSI (618) 997-3690


Fly With the Eagles Half Marathon
February 11, 2017

Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge | 07:00 am
Fly with the Eagles Half Marathon will be held at the Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge on February 11, 2017 at 9am.  Registration and packet pick up begin at 7am.  Race Flyer available at
6658 Route 148- Marion, IL 62959
Gene Tincher (618) 694-9035,


Comedy Night with CEO
February 11, 2017

Rent One Park | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Come get your laugh on!  Comedy, food, silent auction and more!
Miners Drive- Marion, IL 62959


SI Opry
February 18, 2017

Herrin Civic Center | 06:00 pm - 09:30 pm
The SI Opry will be held at Herrin Civic Center.  Join us for an evening with Cassie Andrews and Calico Creek as well as performances by Angel and Terry Brooks, Joe Arview, and the Lonesome Hill Band.  Tickets are $15 and available at the door or at  Doors open at 6pm.
101 North 16th Street- Herrin, IL 62948


Southern Illinois Men's Expo
February 25, 2017

Black Diamond Harley-Davidson Event Center | 07:00 am - 01:00 pm
Join us at the Southern Illinois Men's Health Expo for health screenings, our expert panel, BBQ and all our interactive vendors.  This event will be held at the Black Diamond Harley-Davidson Event Center.
2400 Williamson County Parkway- Marion, IL 62959


Marion FFA and FFA Alumni Blue and Gold 5K Run/Walk and Breakfast
February 25, 2017

Marion High School | 08:00 am
The Marion FFA and FFA Alumni Blue and Gold 5K Run/Walk and Breakfast will be held on February 25th, 2017 at Marion High School.  Registration and packet pickup begin at 7am, Race begins at 8am.  Cost is $20 which includes t-shirt and an "all you can eat" pancake and sausage breakfast hosted by the Marion FFA Alumni from 7-10am.  Extra breakfast tickets are $6 at the door.
1700 Wildcat Road- Marion, IL 62959