Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the Village of McLean. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

Halloween Craft (walk-in craft)

Begins: 10/15/2019 - 2:00 PM
Ends: 10/31/2019 - 7:00 PM

Make a Halloween Craft (walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, October 15–31.

Halloween Party at the Park District

Begins: 10/26/2019 - 5:00 pm
Ends: 10/26/2019 - 7:30 pm

Come to the Park District for our annual Halloween party! We will have face painting, games, hayrack rides, balloon art, a cake walk, pictures by Meghann Kindred, and a meal! The meal consists of chili, hotdog, chips, dessert, and a drink. Everything is free! Don't forget to dress up in your costume for our costume contest! Categories are: prettiest, scariest, most original, funniest, youngest in a costume and oldest in a costume. Come have fun with us!! For more details see the Facebook event page.

DEA Drug Take Back Day

Begins: 10/26/2019 - 10:00 AM
Ends: 10/26/2019 - 2:00 PM

The McLean Police Dept will be participating in the DEA National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, Oct 26th, 2019 from 10 am - 2 pm at the McLean Police Dept located at 110 South Main St in McLean. If you have any expired medication, old prescription medication, or medication that a family member no longer needs, this is a great time to safely dispose of it. Please, no liquids or syringes.

Trick-or-Treat at the Firehouse

Begins: 10/31/2019 - 4:00 PM
Ends: 10/31/2019 - 8:00 PM

Be sure to stop by the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Firehouse for some Hot Dogs, Mini Donuts, Hot Chocolate, Coffee, Candy and Cookies. We will be handing out glow sticks and Fire Prevention Materials. New this year we will have a Representative from McLean County 911 here to hand out information on 911 and to answer any questions.

Halloween Party and Trick-or-Treating at the Library

Begins: 10/31/2019 - 5 PM
Ends: 10/31/2019 - 7 PM

The Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library will be holding its annual Halloween Party on Thursday, October 31st from 5 to 7 pm. This will provide children with a fun, safe, and friendly trick-or-treating experience. Games and candy will be available for all the little ghosts and goblins!

McLean Trick-or-Treating

Begins: 10/31/2019 - 5:00 PM
Ends: 10/31/2019 - 8:00 PM

Official Trick-or-Treating hours in the Village of McLean are 5 to 8 pm on Thursday, October 31st. If you're handing out goodies, be sure to have an outside light on so trick-or-treaters will know to stop by!

Countdown to Christmas Vendor Fair

Begins: 11/9/2019 - 7:00 AM
Ends: 11/9/2019 - 12:00 PM

Come to the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Park District on Nov. 9th and have breakfast prepared and served by the Mt. Hope-Funks Grove Township Fire Protection District from 7am-10am! All proceeds go to the fire department! Stay and shop the vendor fair from 7am-noon! You can also call now and sign up for FREE FAMILY PICTURES by Meghann Kindred Photography taken during the vendor fair! Kari Leach will be offering a make and take Christmas card station! Come hear some Christmas music and visit with Santa! So much to do and fun to be had!

Check the Facebook event page or park district website for updates and more details.

Firehouse Breakfast Comeback

Begins: 11/9/2019 - 7:00 AM
Ends: 11/9/2019 - 10:00 AM

It has been over 10 years since we held our last breakfast. Over the last few years we have had numerous requests to do another one.
This time, instead of at the firehouse, we will be cooking breakfast at the Park District during their Countdown to Christmas Vendor Fair. So come out enjoy some good food and visit the vendors.
We will be providing biscuits and gravy, bacon, sausage, pancakes, and beverages. Some things will be the same as how we used to do it, and some stuff will be different, but for certain it will be a great time with family and friends.
We will provide updates on the Facebook event page as more details come out.

Thanksgiving Craft (walk-in craft)

Begins: 11/15/2019 - 2 PM
Ends: 11/27/2019 - 7 PM

Make a Thanksgiving Craft (walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, November 15-27.

Gingerbread Decorating Contest

Begins: 12/3/2019 - 2 PM
Ends: 12/14/2019 - 12 PM

Make a gingerbread creation during the Gingerbreat Decorating Contest at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, December 3-14.

Weekly Walk-in Christmas Crafts

Begins: 12/3/2019 - 2 PM
Ends: 12/21/2019 - 12 PM

Make a Christmas Craft (weekly walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, December 3–21.