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Festival of the Young Child in Mattoon


Saturday, April 15, 2023    
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Mattoon Cross County Mall
700 Broadway Ave. E, Mattoon, IL, 61938

Event Type

A free event for families with young children featuring local entertainment, nature activities, art and more

The Illinois Association for the Education of Young Children (AEYC) – Spirit of Illinois Chapter is hosting the “Festival of the Young Child” on April 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The festival will be at Mattoon Cross County Mall, 700 Broadway Ave. E., in Mattoon.

Families can enjoy:

  • Visiting with other families and community helpers
  • Local entertainment
  • Nature, art, literacy and gross motor activities

If you have questions, please contact