Special events Bloomington-Normal
Downtown Bloomington farmers market; produce, music, art, more; 7:30 a.m. to noon May 25-Oct. 26; courthouse square, downtown Bloomington.
Tours of The Manor at Ewing Cultural Center in Bloomington; 4-6 p.m. Mondays through October except Labor Day; last tour leaves at 5:30 p.m and tours take about one hour; free but donations accepted; 309-438-6333.
ISU Homecoming Celebration; Oct. 25-27, various locations on campus; parade, 10 a.m. Oct. 26
ISU Black Colleagues Association Homecoming weekend activities; Oct. 25-27, Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Normal, and various locations; includes Eric Roberson concert; 9 p.m. Oct. 25; $130; .
Southern Fried Chicks Comedy Tour; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25, Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, Bloomington; $25; ; 309-434-2777.