Mother Stewart’s Brewing Company will host a Santa-con on Saturday. Bill Lackey/Staff

Santa-con: one of five events in Clark, Champaign counties

Santa-con and Spamilton are among things to do in Clark and Champaign counties this weekend.

Clark County:


Springfield’s Santa-con, a United Way event, is 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Mother Stewart’s Brewing Co., 102 W. Columbia Street in Springfield.

Holiday outfits and costumes are encouraged.

This event will feature live music 4 to 9 p.m. and a costume contest starting at 6 p.m. $1 from every beer sold will benefit United Way.

For more information, search for Santa CON 2019 on Facebook.


Spamilton: An American Parody is coming to the Clark State Performing Arts Center, 300 S. Fountain Avenue in Springfield, 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The parody is described as a singing, dancing, and comedy revolution.

Tickets are $45 plus fees. To purchase tickets contact the Box Office at 937-328-3874

For more information, visit

Champaign County:

Kitty Cafe Day

Paws Urbana will host a Christmas Kitty Cafe Day, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at 1535 U.S. Highway 36, in Urbana.

This event will feature selfies with Santa, a raffle, hot chocolate and baked goods. The kittens will be out playing during this event.

For more information, search for Christmas Kitty Cafe Day on Facebook.

North Lewisburg Parade

The North Lewisburg Hometown Christmas Parade is 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Northeast Champaign County Fire District, 60 E. Maple Street in North Lewisburg.

Santa will have his own float in the parade.

After the parade, the fire department will have hot dogs, chili, a cakewalk, and other activities.

For more information, search for North Lewisburg Hometown Christmas Parade on Facebook.


The Champaign County Fairgrounds, 384 Park Avenue in Urbana, will host a large gun collection and antiques auction at 10 a.m. on Saturday.

There will be 87 guns for auction and various antiques like a 1950’s aluminum tricycle and a 1920’s Mortise tool.

For more information, search for Large Gun Collection and Antiques on Facebook

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