International Model “A” Day

International Model “A” Day happens on Saturday, September 23, 2017 in Nokomis, IL. These beautifully restored automobiles will be displayed from 10 AM to 2 PM at Fred B. Johnson Park located at 200 South Spruce in Nokomis which is … Continue reading

Route 66 is the Mother Road

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The International Route 66 Mother Road Festival happens in a nearby town September 22-24, 2017. If you like food, music, fun and vintage cars then this is an event you will not want to miss.

http://www.familyevents.com/international-route-66-mother-road-festival?src=PPC&dom=fb

Come and make it a two night stay and play a round of golf at Taylorville Lake Shore Golf Course or ride the Lincoln Prairie Bike Trail. Enjoy our wraparound front porch with a book and a glass of wine or simply reconnect with your best friend. Free Coffee and great breakfasts!

Bad Wolf Pottery Workshops for Fall 2017

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The schedule for Fall Workshops at Bad Wolf Pottery has been released. Get creative and bring your friends and family to enjoy making things from clay for yourself or for gifts for others. The workshops begin Saturday, September 16, 2017 and continue through November 11, 2017. Make Fairy Houses, Wren Houses, Plates & Bowls, Cups & Mugs, Luminaries, or Try the Potters Wheel. Call 217-303-3915 for details and scheduled offerings and make a date for your group of 4 to 7 participants.

Fairy Houses, Wren Houses and Slab Plates

Check out their website http://www.badwolfpottery.com/ or go to Bad Wolf Pottery on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BadWolfPottery/

Teapot for sale in gallery

Get the girls together and come for a girls weekend and do some antiquing as well and/or bring the fellows and turn them loose on the golf course or bike trail while you play in the clay. Better yet, take the guys and let them play in the clay with you. I think I am saying this all wrong by assuming that only girls would like to do this!

Mug for sale in gallery

The Farm Progress Show for 2017

The Farm Progress Show for 2017 will be held in Decatur, Illinois this year on August 29, 30 and 30. The permanent Farm Progress Show site is about one half hour from our front door and lodging space is scarce. … Continue reading

Luke Bryan Country Tour Will Be Close To Us!

Planning to attend the Luke Bryan Country Tour Performance on October 6, 2017? Luke Bryan will be performing on the Ayers’ Family Farm in rural Edinburg, Illinois just a few miles from our front door on October 6, 2017. Reservations … Continue reading

Central Illinois Season of Festivals Begins

Spring has arrived and the weather is warming and our season of festivals has arrived. First out of the gate is the Artist Fair & Walk which will be held around the business district, near the Fred B. Johnson Memorial … Continue reading

Valentine getaway

Romance is always in the air at the luxurious Market Street Inn Bed and Breakfast in Taylorville, Illinois. Ours is a place where you can feel at home when you come for a stay. There are several choices for great … Continue reading

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 www.BedandBreakfast.com. 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