First Saturdays, May - October 2022
Next date: September 3, 2022

The downtown Champaign small business community is excited to throw Toast to Taylor Street blocks parties – FREE to the community – every first Saturdays all summer! Attendees can shop local makers and artists, experience live musicians and entertainment, and grab some of the best food and drinks that Champaign has to offer. Festivities are happening outdoors on Taylor Street, 2 – 10 pm, near Farren’s Pub.

In the event of rain or inclement weather, the event will be cancelled. A decision will be made no later than 10 am the day of the event.

Interested in supporting the event? Keep scrolling to learn how you can support this new community event be becoming a sponsor!

Volunteer for Toast to Taylor Street:

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Musician Line-up (Sep 3, 2022)

Local Vendors TBD

Apply to become a vendor during one of the events:

Our Sponsors

Farren's Pub & Eatery
Pepsi-Cola CU Bottling Co.
Fire Doll Studio
Perennial Sound Studio
Before Brand

Sponsors accepted on a rolling basis.
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