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November 1 - November 2

As always, Carthage will be the place to be on November 1-2! The barn will be full of handmade crafts and baked goods, and don’t forget to check out the vendors at several locations. In addition, MANY stores around town will be having sales…not to mention restaurants galore! Hours will be Friday, November 1 from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday, November 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Keep checking the Facebook event page for updates as we get closer to the 2024 Shop Around the Block in Carthage. We hope to see you in Carthage on November 1-2!



Event Venue


Carthage, IL 62321


Upcoming Events

Carthage Area Round Table

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Carthage Kiwanis Club

May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Jason Hudy Mesmerizing Magic

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


  • Kibbe Museum Roof

    The City of Carthage will be taking bids for roof replacement on the Kibbe Museum. Bid specifications can be picked up at City Hall by prospective bidders. Bids for this project need to be delivered to the City Hall by March 29th at 4:00pm.