Morris Events

Morris is known for its epic events. Plan to attend the MRA shopping events, but also plan a trip with the family to any of the many other events that take place throughout the year. These are just a few. Its seems there is always something happening around here. Ask any MRA member for insider tips.


MARCH 2020

Friday, March 5 and Saturday March 6, 2020
VINTAGE SHOP HOP
Vintage Shop Hop is a road trip on steroids! It Over 450 stores participate in this wonderful event, including many retailers in Morris.
Details… >

CANCELLED
was scheduled for Saturday, March 21, 2020
SHOP LUCKY, SHOP MORRIS
Sorry. We feel its the best way to keep everyone safe.

APRIL 2020

CANCELLED
was scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020
SPRING INTO SPRING
Sorry. We feel its the best way to keep everyone safe.

POSTPONED
was scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020
ROUGH ROADNew date to be announced
Details… >

CANCELLED
was scheduled for Saturday, April 25, 2020
TRUE NORTH FEST- Darn it!. We really wanted to hang out with you, but instead, we will just play store as we normally do.

MAY 2020

Friday, May 1, 2020 – 5pm until 9pm
GIRLS NIGHT OUT
Join in this fun tradition by bringing your girls (and guys too) to shop. Participating stores stay open until 9pm.
Details… >

Saturday, May 9, 2020 – 8am until 2pm
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
An open air market set along the picturesque I&M Canal in Morris with vendors offering fresh produce, baked goods, antiques and more.
Details… >

JUNE 2020

Saturday, June 13, 2020 – 8am until 2pm
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
An open air market set along the picturesque I&M Canal in Morris with vendors offering fresh produce, baked goods, antiques and more.
Details… >

Saturday, June 13, 2020 – 6pm until 9pm
MORRIS CRUISE NIGHT
Hundreds of cars line the streets, offering you a chance to check out these classic beauties.
Details… >

Saturday, June 13 & Sunday June 14, 2020
GEBHARD WOODS DULCIMER FESTIVAL
A family-friendly weekend of music that’s good for the soul. Concerts, workshops, vendors and other activities.
Details… >

JULY 2020

Thursday, July 2 thru Sunday July 5, 2020
GRUNDY COUNTY FAIR
Enjoy the rides, races, food, fireworks, music and activities at the Grundy County Fairgrounds.
Details… >

Friday, July 3, 2020
LIBERTY 5K RUN/WALK
The 5k course takes you through Nostalgic Downtown Morris and area parks and neighborhoods.
Details… >

Saturday, July 11, 2020 – 8am until 2pm
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
An open air market set along the picturesque I&M Canal in Morris with vendors offering fresh produce, baked goods, antiques and more.
Details… >

Saturday, July 11, 2020 – 6pm until 9pm
MORRIS CRUISE NIGHT
Hundreds of cars line the streets, offering you a chance to check out these classic beauties.
Details… >

Saturday, July 18, 2020 – 11am until 4pm
SIP & SHOP
Visit participating retailers to sample great cocktails while shopping. This is a free event sponsored by the Liberty Arts Festival.
Details… >

Saturday, July 18, 2020
LIBERTY ARTS FESTIVAL
The Liberty Arts Festival features all types of creativity-musicians, vocalists, dancers, artists, theater & much more.
Details… >

AUGUST 2020

Saturday, August 1 2020 – 10am until 5pm
SIDEWALK SALES
A fun filled day of savings as participating Morris Retailers mark down their summer inventory.
Details… >

Saturday, August 8, 2020 – 8am until 2pm
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
An open air market set along the picturesque I&M Canal in Morris with vendors offering fresh produce, baked goods, antiques and more.
Details… >

Saturday, August 8, 2020 – 6pm until 9pm
MORRIS CRUISE NIGHT
Hundreds of cars line the streets, offering you a chance to check out these classic beauties.
Details… >

SEPTEMBER 2020

Friday, September 11 & Saturday, September 12, 2020
JALOPY FEST
Jalopy Fest is a traditional type hot rod and custom car show held at the Grundy County Speedway.
Details… >

Saturday, September 12, 2020 – 8am until 2pm
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
An open air market set along the picturesque I&M Canal in Morris with vendors offering fresh produce, baked goods, antiques and more.
Details… >

Saturday, September 12, 2020 – 6pm until 9pm
MORRIS CRUISE NIGHT
Hundreds of cars line the streets, offering you a chance to check out these classic beauties.
Details… >

September 23 thru September 27, 2020
GRUNDY COUNTY CORN FESTIVAL
Corn Festival makes its home in Morris with an emphasis on events such as food, water fights, craft show, a parade and more.
Details… >

OCTOBER 2020

Saturday, October 10, 2020 – 8am until 2pm
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
An open air market set along the picturesque I&M Canal in Morris with vendors offering fresh produce, baked goods, antiques and more.
Details… >

Saturday, October 10, 2020 – 6pm until 9pm
MORRIS CRUISE NIGHT
Hundreds of cars line the streets, offering you a chance to check out these classic beauties.
Details… >

Friday, October 16, 2020 – 5pm until 9pm
GHOULS NIGHT OUT
MRA Members will be open late until 9pm for lots of creepy and kooky fun for adults!
Details… >

NOVEMBER 2020

Friday, November 6, 2020 – 5pm-7pm
HOLIDAY KICKOFF EVENT
Start your holiday shopping, then enjoy drink specials at participating MRA restaurants.
Details… >

Saturday, November 7, 2020 – 6pm-11:30pm
VETERANS BALL
Honor the Men and Women who have served our country with a beautiful night of food, dancing, raffles and more.
Details… >

Friday, November 13 & Saturday, November 14 , 2020
3 FRENCH HENS COUNTRY MARKET
The market moves indoors for this two day Holiday event, still bringing the same, amazing vendors.
Details… >

Saturday, November 28 , 2020
SHOP SMALL SATURDAY
Support the small business retailers and restaurant in Morris during Shop Small Saturday. Show the love!
Details… >

Friday, November 27 & Saturday, November 28, 2020
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Kickoff the Holidays with this charming event… House Walk, Lighted Parade, Children’s Winter Carnival, Santa, Festival of Trees, and more.
Details… >

DECEMBER 2020

Friday, December 4, 2020 – 5pm until 12midnight
MIDNIGHT IN MORRIS
All MRA members will be open till midnight! This is the shopping event of the season. Don’t miss it and bring your friends!
Details… >

Saturday, December 19, 2020 – 4pm until 8pm
MORRIS LIONS ANNUAL EVENING WITH SANTA
Come spend the evening with Santa. Activities include shopping, photos with Santa, hot cider ad more.
Details… >


FEBRUARY 2021 (exact dates to be set)

February 2021 – 9am until 1pm
VALENTINES DAY INSPIRED PHOTO SHOOT
MRA Member Blackbirds Bowl will be hosting a Valentines Day inspired Pet Photo Shoot.  
2020 Details… >

February 2021 – 9am until 1pm
GRUNDY CHAMBER FAMILY FEST
Free family event includes food, giveaways, raffles, recreation options, games, business services, education opportunities and more!   
2020 Details… >

February 2021 – 9am until 12pm
COFFEE & DONUTS
MRA members will be serving free coffee and donuts. Event will happen in February – depending on weather.
2020 Details… >

Want more?

BLACKBIRD’S BOWL
MRA Member Blackbird’s Bowl hosts pet friendly events on a regular basis. Check their web site for an upcoming event.
Details… >

HAPPY DAISY ART STUDIO
MRA Member Happy Daisy Art Studio hosts sip and paint classes on a regular basis. Check their web site for upcoming class list.
Details… >

THE FABRIC CENTER
MRA Member The Fabric Center hosts events on a regular basis. Check their web site for an upcoming event.
Details… >

THE AMERICAN LEGION POST 294
MRA Community Partner events include Pork Chop Dinners, Sip & Paints, and exploring the Veterans Legacy Museum
Details… >


Pages

%d bloggers like this: