Village News

Office Closed for Labor Day

Aug 26, 2014

The Village of Mt. Zion offices will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014, for Labor Day.  The offices will reopen on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.

Tickets Now on Sale

Aug 26, 2014


The Haunted Halloween Bash!!!!! Featuring Rosetta Stone!! Costumes welcomed, appetizer bar and prizes for best costume and best couples costume

Friday, October 24, 2014 
8:00 p.m. - Midnight
$15.00/Advance $18.00/at the door

**Sponsored by the Cromwell Radio Group and the Jack 105.1 FM & Skeff Distributing, Inc.

Christmas in the Village presents;  Breakfast with Santa

Step into Santa's Workshop with games, story telling, Mt. Zion Kids Marionette Show, The Amazing Dudley Magic Show and face painting with Santa's Helpers!! 
(Breakfast provided by the Mt. Zion Les Femmes)

Saturday, November 15, 2014
9:00 a.m. - Noon 
$15.00/Advance Only 

**Sponsored by the Cromwell Radio Group and the Jack 105.1 FM & Kevin Fritzsche, Brinkoetter & Associates

Get your tickets today, these events will sell out!!!!! 

Tickets available at: Village Hall - 1400 Mt. Zion Parkway
Sav Mor Pharmacy - 1410 East Village Parkway
Family Video - 110 Wildwood Drive
Kenny's Ace Hardware -2880 S. Mt. Zion Road
Mt. Zion Les Femmes (Breakfast with Santa tickets only)

Call (217) 864-5424 for more information

School Days are Here

Aug 18, 2014

  You may have noticed the newly painted crosswalks on Main Street.  School starts Tuesday, August 19th so please be cautious and look for more pedestrians walking to school during these warm months.   

Pony Express Day August 14-17, 2014

Aug 14, 2014

Visit the Mt. Zion Lions Club property for the 34th Annual Pony Express Days  

For all the details CLICK HERE

Movie in Fletcher Park

Aug 08, 2014

August 8th:  Tonight's movie scheduled for Flethcer Park has been cancelled due to the weather

Fletcher Park Fun

Jul 31, 2014

Check out the fun at Fletcher Park.  The Recreation Department has been hosting play days all summer.  Here are some great pictures courtesy of the Herald & Review.  Follow this link Click Here

Chill on the Hill Outdoor Concert Series

Jul 08, 2014

The Ultimate Three-Day Weekend: Friends, Family, & Music!

Chill on the Hill 2014All ages events - Admission at the gate. $1.00 of admission proceeds will be donated to a local organization.

Gates open at 6:30pm, Music 7-10pm

Thursdays are the new Fridayas in Mt. Zion, Illinois!

July 10, 2014: Rosetta Stone

July 17, 2014: Kilborne Alley Blues

July 24, 2014: Plan B & Slant 6

July 31, 2014: Feudin' Hillbillies

Click here for more information

Download as PDF

Facebook Check out all Chill on the Hill events on Facebook

Blue Ribbon Night

Jun 18, 2014

Blue Ribbon Night
*Presented by Mt. Zion Economic Development Corporation

Thursday, July 3rd  
Mt. Zion Fletcher Park
Grounds open at 6pm with music beginning at 7pm

Free entertainment by the band "THE VEGGIES" with fireworks at dusk

Concessions are available and free parking

Sponsored by the Mt. Zion Area Economic Development Corporation & the Village of Mt. Zion

Ballroom Dancing Class

Jun 10, 2014

Coming to Mt. Zion: A variety of Ballroom Dancing Classes beginning in July

Movies in the Park

Jun 10, 2014

Movies will begin at dusk

Friday, August 8th- Smurfs 2