Win Tickets to Charlotte’s Web, Little Mermaid and Jack Hanna

The Virginia Theatre is giving away two pairs of tickets to each of its upcoming attractions: Charlotte's Web, The Little Mermaid and Jack Hanna! These three shows promise to be among the most highly sought-after tickets in C-U this year. To enter to be one of six winners (each winner receives one pair of tickets), fill out the form below. Good luck! Loading... … [Read more...]

Monticello Author to Hold Book Signing at Busey Bank (and a giveaway)

A local children’s and young adult author, who got inspiration from the Monticello Railway Museum for her book, will hold a special signing Friday, Feb. 12, from 5-7 p.m. at Busey Bank in Champaign. Jaleigh Johnson, 37, a fantasy/science fiction writer from Monticello, said while she’s written for adults in the past, her most recent novels, The Mark of the Dragon Fly and The … [Read more...]

5 reasons to see CUJWC’s production of Tale of Beauty and the Beast (plus a giveaway)

Editor's note: Champaign-Urbana Junior Woman’s Club is a sponsor of Champaign-Urbana Junior Woman’s Club proudly presents our 62nd annual Tom Thumb Theatre production, Tale of Beauty and the Beast. Take your family and friends to Centennial High School Aldridge Auditorium on Friday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 30 at 10:30 a.m. or 2 p.m., or Sunday, Jan. … [Read more...]

Top 6 Reasons to Experience Miga

Editor's note: Miga is a sponsor of Looking for a change of scenery for your next date night or night out with friends? Miga is the newest addition to upscale dining. Executive Chef Jae Lee brings a new meaning to the Modern Cuisine experience by blending American, French, and Asian flavors and techniques. Miga presents eclectic dishes which are as stunning … [Read more...]

Free Tickets to Me and My Shadow at Krannert Center

It's no secret that loves Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. And today we are excited to give away three family four-packs to one of Krannert's upcoming family show, Me and My Shadow. Two public performances of this show will be done, one Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. and the other 12:30 p.m. on Thursday (just $5 per ticket!). The evening show tickets … [Read more...]