Market Street Inn Bed and Breakfast 2016 Fall News

The Market Street Inn Bed and Breakfast in Taylorville, Illinois has been recently named as one of Illinois Top 10 Inns by Check our reviews and note how our inn and hospitality continue to exceed expectations over the past … Continue reading

Antiques & Soon to be Antiques abound here

Taylorville, Illinois has antiques, boutiques and near antiques along with craft offerings. The upside is that all are reasonably priced. If there is a downside, all of these stores are closed on Sunday and Monday. Let’s begin with Iron Star … Continue reading

Summer Music Series in Taylorville

Music fills the air on Wednesday nights between Memorial Day and Labor Day when the Taylorville Municipal Band performs out of doors just a few blocks from our front door. Take a folding chair or a blanket and enjoy a … Continue reading

Christian County Quarter Midget Association 2016 Schedule

The CCQMA as it is known, and found online at, has a season of racing at its track in the Christian County Fair complex on the northwest corner of Taylorville, Illinois. For those of you who know, or for … Continue reading

The second mouse gets the cheese

Now hear this! The Market Street Inn has made an earthshaking move right here, early in 2016. Earthshaking from the standpoint that we made a bold move which is very extraordinary for an upscale lodging establishment like ours to do. … Continue reading

Pana Tri-County Fair is Sept. 2 thru Sept. 6, 2015

Labor day brings the last holiday of the summer and along with it is the Pana Tri-County Fair, the Kincaid Labor Day Picnic and the Edinburgh Labor Day Picnic, all events under 20 miles from our front door.  Here are … Continue reading

The Illinois State Fair 2015 Begins August 13 – 23, 2015

Fairs aren’t just for kids anymore. Of course there is the carnival part of the fair with rides and games of skill and cotton candy but there are also horse shows, horse racing, concerts, art displays, food of all types, … Continue reading

Nokomis Homecoming

Homecoming is another term for festival, party, fun event in this part of the world. The Nokomis Homecoming opens at 6pm on Friday, July 10, 2015 with a carnival, bands, beer pong tournaments, ball games, washers tournaments, great food, things … Continue reading

Tastebud, tantalizing garlic @ Garlic Fest 2014

Sunday, October 16, 2014 you should attend a wonderfully tasty, annual event called Garlic Fest.  Have you ever tasted wonderfully creamy garlic and anchovy laced Bagna Cauda? This creamy garlic sauce is conveyed to the mouth by means of dipping … Continue reading

Annual Taylorville Cups Wine Tasting Event

Plan to attend the Annual Taylorville Cups Wine Tasting Event at One East Market Restaurant and Jazz Lounge on October 18,2014 from 11 AM to 5 PM.  This event is a fund raiser for The Mammography  Assistance Program through Taylorville … Continue reading