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

The Board of Fire and Police Commission for the City of Paris is updating its eligibility list for law enforcement officers for the Paris Police Department. Certified law enforcement officers are eligible to receive a $6,500 sign-on bonus. Candidates interested in a law enforcement career should download an application packet from the Fire Department or Police Department pages as well as the packets are available at City Hall, 206 South Central Avenue, Paris, Illinois.

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.

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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