Champaign, Ill. (WCIA)
Get out and explore new local businesses in campustown every Thursday for a chance to win great prizes all summer!
21 businesses are offering special deals every Thursday. Need to grab breakfast? We guarantee Cracked or Four Breakfast has something to offer. Find clothes and merchandise on sale at Ragstock, Game Day Spirit, and the Illini Union Bookstore. There are so many new flavors to try from Korean cuisine to bubble tea. The more businesses you support, the more times you’ll be entered into a raffle to win a grand prize.
Campustown Pub Tour tickets are on sale today. Campustown Pub Tour is on July 22 at 5:30 PM. Tickets include 1 drink at each of three pubs, Murphy’s Pub, Legends, and Illini Inn, and one meal at a pub of your choosing. Free 2-hr parking available at the Campus Center Parking deck on 6th and Healey. All ticketholders will be entered into a raffle to Colonnade Club tickets to Fighting Illini vs UT San Antonio on Sep. 4. Use promo code “ciLiving” to get 20% off your ticket price! TICKETS ARE $25
We are also offering free family-friendly programs this summer starting in June like trolley rides with the Champaign Park District, learn (and relearn) to ride MTD buses, and a campustown scavenger hunt. Public picnic tables will be placed on the Boneyard Greenway near 5th and Green for additional public seating. Free parking at the Campus Center Parking Deck will also be available each Thursday for individuals who visit the participating businesses.
Participants can find the business passport and explorers’ guide by downloading the free Eventzee app from Google Play or the App Store. Create a free account and find the event using the code CAMPUSTOWN. Visit ChampaignCenter.com/13-Thursdays for more information. Bon voyage!
Champaign Center Partnership
301 N Neil St, Ste 400, Champaign, IL 61820