Paris Illinois

Hello and Welcome to Beautiful parks, extraordinary schools, great restaurants and a rich history make our town a place to call home

City of Paris

Hello and Welcome to the A PLACE TO CALL HOME

CITY OF PARIS

Hello and Welcome to the Located in East Central Illinois, our town offers everything you need for a place to call home.

Welcome to the City of Paris

From the Mayor

Our grocery stores, gas stations, pharmacies and hospitals will be open. You can go to them daily. You can walk your dogs and children in your neighborhood. You don’t have to overbuy at the grocery store. Truckers are on the road daily and grocery stores are restocking. Be smart when you’re out, in the above situations, keep your distance from each other and go back home to your family.
If your employment is essential by the Executive Order of the Governor, you will continue to work and then return home. Be sure to call family and friends to make sure everyone is doing ok. We are a strong community and will watch out for each other.

All About Paris

Paris is a town in Paris Township, Edgar County, Illinois, 165 miles (266 km) south of Chicago and 90 miles (140 km) west of Indianapolis.

Upcoming Events in Paris

Music in the Park
Music in the Park
May - 27 - 2021

Check out our schedule for the wide selection of music for the 2021 Music in the Park Season! Bring your

Edgar County Fair
Edgar County Fair
Jul - 17 - 2021

The Edgar County Fair Association is proud to present this year’s Fair at the Edgar County Fairgrounds.

Farmer’s Market
Farmer’s Market
Jun - 05 - 2021

Local vendors set up every Saturday during the summer to create a bazaar around the town square.

Honeybee Festival
Honeybee Festival
Sep - 24 - 2021

The Honeybee Festival is the annual fall festival held in Paris, IL during the 4th weekend in September.

Holiday in the Park
Holiday in the Park
Nov - 25 - 2021

With over more displays added in 2020 through Twin Lakes Park, Holiday in the Park is a must see for

Christmas in Paris
Christmas in Paris
Nov - 27 - 2021

Celebrate Christmas in Paris, fun for the whole family, with a parade, Santa meets and lots of activities.

City of Paris