Bluff City Cemetery Walk

We are celebrating 30 wonderful years of the cemetery walk this year! Come learn the history of Elgin residents and fascinating cemetery history during an extensive walking tour of the iconic Bluff City Cemetery in Elgin on Sunday, September 24th from 11am-3pm. Costumed tour guides wi
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Elgin Fire Department 150th Anniversary and Elgin Fire Barn No. 5 Museum Open House

Come out and celebrate the Elgin Fire Department’s 150th Anniversary along with the Elgin Fire Barn No. 5 Museum’s annual open house this Saturday, September 16 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the fire barn, located at 533 St. Charles Street in Elgin. Meet firefighters, EFD reti
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Elgin Civil War Experience

Saturday, June 10, 2017 to Sunday, June 11, 2017 10:00am-4:00pm The City of Elgin will debut the Elgin Civil War Experience on Saturday & Sunday, June 10 & 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the property adjacent to 600 S. State Street in Elgin. The public is invited to experience
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