Events

2nd Annual Celebrity Server and Chef Fundraiser!

Celebrity Server and Chef Fundraiser

Merry Ann’s Diner will be hosting it’s second Celebrity Server & Chef Fundraiser to benefit Champaign’s Summer Youth Employment Program. Over $6000 were raised  last year and the goal for this year is $10,000! These funds will help add participants to the program from the waitlist which is currently 30+ students.

Monday, June 1st will be held at the downtown diner on 1 E. Main Street from 7am-2pm

Tuesday, June 2nd will be held at the original diner on the corner of Neil & Kirby from 7am-2pm

If you are interested in being a celebrity server or chef, please visit the link you’d prefer below:

Monday: http://doodle.com/58bzsqa4pg8sd8gb

Tuesdayhttp://doodle.com/eg27547twgxcsa9r

14th Annual Parade of Lights

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Friday Night Live!

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Mariposa Music Festival

On July 12, the Champaign Park District will introduce the Mariposa Music Festival, with local and national acts.  The festival will run from 6 p.m. to midnight, downtown Champaign, and will feature acts on two stages. Continue Reading

Celebrity Server & Chef Fundraiser

Merry Ann’s Diner is partnering with your favorite public officials, media personalities, and sports figures to serve you tasty food for a worthy cause! 100% of the proceeds from this event will be donated to SYEP (Summer Youth Employment Program)!!! Continue Reading

Celebrity Server & Chef Fundraiser

Merry Ann’s Diner is partnering with your favorite public officials, media personalities, and sports figures to serve you tasty food for a worthy cause! 100% of the proceeds from this event will be donated to SYEP (Summer Youth Employment Program)!!! Continue Reading