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Locust Street Historic Fair

This annual event is held the first Saturday each May. The Locust Street Historic Fair offers crafters & artisans, food vendors, an antique car show, tours, and historical presentations…

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Tours & Travel Packages

Experience the hidden treasures in Centralia, Illinois. You will delighted with a plethora of locations and activities to choose from. We will provide a packet of local information and guides are available who will give a brief history of each landmark. We will help you customize the perfect tour! Centralia…

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Centralia Municipal Airport

(618) 533-7621
2331 East Calumet Street
Centralia, IL 62801

Centralia Municipal Airport is a general aviation facility owned and operated by the City of Centralia. This facility provides air freight and charter passenger services connecting to major commercial airports such as Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, Chicago O’Hare…

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Centralia Balloon Fest

Balloon Fest is a three-day hot air balloon festival featuring 40 hot air balloons, entertainment, crafts, fireworks, children’s activities and lots of good food. The event is attended by approximately 40,000 visitors in scenic Foundation Park. The Balloon Fest is held the third full weekend in August…

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Centralia Amtrak Train Station

The Centralia Amtrak Station includes an enclosed waiting area, short-term/long-term parking and wheelchair accessibility. A ticket office is not available. Available routes include Illinois Service and the City of New Orleans…

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Centralia Motel

(618) 532-7357
Fax: (618) 533-4304
215 S. Poplar, Centralia, IL 62801
Route 51 South. A clean, comfortable and budget-friendly motel conveniently located in Centralia, Illinois. Pet-friendly rooms, Smoking/Non-Smoking Available.

55 Rooms – many ground level
25% non smoking rooms
70+ Cable Channels + HBO
Individually controlled…

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Outboard Power Boat Races

The Outboard Power Boat Races are presented by the National Boat Racing Association and Outboard Drivers Association. This event is held annually in August at beautiful Raccoon Lake…

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Fall Festival & Halloween Parade

Fall Festival and Halloween Parade is an annual event held on the last Saturday in October in Downtown Centralia. This all-day event is packed full of special events for the whole family. There is food, fun and entertainment featuring the Centralia Halloween Parade in the evening with floats, bands…

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Celebrate Centralia

Held the second Saturday each October, Celebrate Centralia is a festival of Art, Wine and Music! Local artisans, musicians, crafters, wineries, craft brewers and food vendors. The Festival is held around the Carillon in downtown Centralia.


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Foundation Park

(618) 533-0001
600 North Pleasant Avenue
Centralia, IL 62801

Centralia, Illinois is blessed with beautiful parks and recreation areas. Since 1989 Centralia has been designated Tree City USA, which offers a variety of beautiful trees. If you like fishing, hiking, picnicing, golfing, swimming, and water sports, there are all…

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