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Southern Illinois Back-to-School Expo in Marion


Saturday, July 23, 2022    
9:00 am - 2:00 pm


Rent One Park
1000 Miners Drive, Marion, IL

Event Type

A free back-to-school event for the entire family featuring free haircuts, dental exams and more

Join the Franklin-Williamson County Positive Youth Development for this back-to-school event on July 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event is at Rent One Park, 1000 Miners Drive, Marion.

The back-to-school expo offers an opportunity to get geared up for school and have lots of fun with your friends and family! In addition to food trucks and a kids consignment area, the event features free activities and resources, including:

  • Laser tag, mini-golf and inflatables
  • School immunizations
  • Backpacks and school supplies
  • Haircuts
  • Dental exams
  • Vision screenings

Dental exams and haircuts are on a first-come, first-served basis.  Children must be present to receive a backpack and supplies.

Sign up online for a school physical at the event.