Hometown Christmas – Nov. 20 & 21

Join us for our annual Hometown Christmas Event. Crafts in designated homes, Crafts at Shannon Fire Department, over 20 crafters in all, Live Reindeer, Lions Chili Supper, Santa, Lighting the community Christmas Tree while enjoying singing, cookies and hot chocolate. Then stick around for the lighted parade. A weekend full of Christmas spirit!! Click for full details.


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We offer:

⇒ Great Schools

⇒ A Friendly and Safe Environment

⇒ Fun Community Events

⇒ A Low Cost of Living

⇒ A Great Place to Raise a Family


Between Well Maintained Parks, The Best Schools in the Area, Community Easter Egg Hunts, Labor Day Parades, Christmas and Garden Walks, BBQ Championship, Churches, and Restaurants; our town offers rich living without the price tag. Come see what Shannon, Illinois can offer you and your family.