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Senior Day

Friday, September 06, 2024 10:00AM - 12:00PM


The Murphysboro Senior Center has once again agreed to host the 2024 Senior Day! The Senior Center is located at 17 North 14th Street. It is climate controlled, one level access, and has an adjacent parking lot.

Each year, the Murphysboro Apple Festival hosts an event, especially for Senior Citizens, to mingle and meet with various businesses and services that cater to their needs. Exhibitors in a wide variety of services will be available to distribute information and answer your questions.

Admission is always free! Concessions will be available for purchase and covered seating is provided.

Other Highlights Include:

  • Free Bingo with Cash Prizes
  • Prize Drawings
  • Door Prizes
  • Food Specials

Also, make sure to enjoy all that the Murphysboro Apple Festival has to offer including the Concession at the Appletime Stage, Civic & Non-Profit Booths on Walnut Street, Arts & Crafts Fair on North 13th Street, and the Emporium & Bakery on South 13th Street.

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WHERE: Senior Citizens Center
17 North 14th Street, Murphysboro

EVENT CHAIRS: Helen Cripps & Jane Williams


Parking is available in the adjacent parking lot just north of the Senior Center which includes a few handicapped spaces. Entry can be made through the front door on 14th Street or the north side door. Please do not park on the street or block any roads, alleys, or doors/garages for the surrounding businesses.


If your business or organization caters to senior-aged area residents and you are interested in participating as an exhibitor, click the link below to download an informational letter. We are seeking exhibitors with services, activities, and volunteer opportunities for area Senior Citizens.

2023 Senior Day Exhibitor Letter

If you would like to participate as an exhibitor, please click the link below to register online.

Senior Day Exhibitor Online Registration

The Murphysboro Apple Festival has implemented enhanced cleaning and sanitizing procedures and has added additional handwashing stations and sanitizing stations throughout the Festival grounds. Please follow all recommended guidelines while attending the Festival in order to keep it fun and safe for everyone!

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