Village of New Baden • 1 E Hanover St • New Baden, IL 62265 • (618) 588-3813

News & Announcements

For more events in the community, visit the Calendar of Events page.

Contact Village Hall at 588-3813 if you have any questions regarding events listed.

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February 7, 2016: New Baden Jaycees Wing Extravaganza

Super Bowl Sunday   Click here for flyer. Call 618-314-3122 to place your order.

March 12, 2016: Lions Club Annual Dinner Auction

New Baden American Legion, 105 East Illinois Street.   Click here for flyer.

March 19, 2016: Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt at 11 a.m.

New Baden Park. Rain Date is scheduled for the following Saturday, April 4. Always two (2) Saturdays before Easter.

April 30, 2016: Village Wide Yard Sale

Sponsored by New Baden Chamber of Commerce and Village of New Baden.  
Click here for more info.  Contact Village Hall to list your yard sale, 588-3813.
New Baden Jaycees BBQ at East Hanover & 6th Street

April 30, 2016: New Baden United Methodist Church 4th Annual Craft Fair

107 West Hanover Street from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  
Click here for more info. 

May 7, 2016: Annual Spring Clean-up

Sponsored by New Baden Chamber of Commerce and Village of New Baden.
Click here for more info.

June 17-18, 2016 - June Jamboree (3rd Weekend in June)

New Baden Community Park.  Proceeds benefit the Wesclin Athletic Boosters.
Click here for registration form.

June 18, 2016 - 19th Annual June Jamboree 5K Run/Walk

New Baden Community Park.  Sponsored by Sons of the American Legion, Post 321.
Click here more info.

August 12-13, 2016 - St. George Parish Picnic (2nd Weekend in August)

St. George Church Grounds. 

September 19, 2015 - St. George Vendor Fair

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at St. George Catholic Church, 200 N 3rd St. 
Food, Pumpkin Patch, Kids Art, over 20 Vendors!
For more info, contact Dana Wolfslau @ 618-210-7584

September 16-17, 2016 - Thomas G. Hull Rodeo: Rodeoing for a Cure

New Baden Community Park.  Sponsored by Hull Family & Wooten Rodeo Company. 
Check back for details.  Click here for their Facebook Page.

September 24, 2016: Zion UCC Donut Dash 5K/1 Mile Fun Run

Coordinated by Zion United Church of Christ and sponsored by Berkemann’s Baker’s Dozen.
A 5K where you are actually rewarded for eating donuts!
Visit for registration information and event details or contact Tricia at 618-406-8808 or

October 2, 2016 - Clinton County Amazing Race
Sponsored by New Baden Lions Club.
Click here for more info or contact Susie, 588-3014.

October 29, 2016 - 4th Annual Miles for Meals 5K Walk/Run
Sponsored by and Benefitting Western Clinton County Senior Services.
Click here for registration form.

October 29, 2016 - 12th Annual Chili & Soup Cook-Off & 2nd Annual Cupcake Wars
3 p.m. to 10 p.m. at New Baden Village Park

Sponsored by New Baden Chamber of Commerce  
Click here for flyer.
Click here for Chili/Soup cook-off registration form.
Click here for Cupcake Wars registration form.
Click here for craft/vendor registration form.

October 31: Halloween Trick or Treat

5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

October 31: New Baden Jaycees Trick or Treat for Canned Goods

5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. During Trick or Treat hours the NEW BADEN JAYCEES will be going door to door throughout town to collect canned goods for the Zion United Church of Christ Food Pantry. Donations can also be dropped off at S&S Insurance on Halloween or in the collection box at Market Center.  All non-perishable items will be accepted: canned goods, boxed foods, toilet paper, paper towels and health & beauty items!

November 21, 2015: Scouting for Food

Nationally sponsored by Boy Scouts of America. Please help feed those in need by donating. Scouts will leave collection bags at your front door on Saturday, Nov.14. Scouts will collect the food-filled bags on Saturday, Nov. 21. Please place the filled bags at your front door or somewhere easily visible from your driveway by 9 a.m.   Bag delivery is ALWAYS the 2nd Saturday in November.  Bag collection is ALWAYS the 3rd Saturday in November

November 20-22, 2015: Zion United Church of Christ Festival of Trees

O.W. Billhartz Civic Center.   Click here for info.

December 13, 2015: Breakfast with Santa and Kid's Christmas Party

New Baden American Legion.  8 a.m. to 12 Noon.  Click here for flyer.
Co-Sponsored by New Baden's VFW Post 3642, Jaycees, Chamber of Commerce, Lions Club, Fire Dept. and American Legion.