3909 W. Main St., Decatur Illinois 62522
Scovill GC is a public par 71, 18-hole course located on Decatur
's west side just east of Interstate 72
and south of U.S. 36.
The back tees measure 5,900 yards and are rated at 67.8 with a slope of 119 while the middle tees are set to about 5,250 yards with numbers of 65.5 and 112. The forward tees play at 4,950 yards with 65.5 rating and a 112 slope. Ladies and novices playing the red tees play a course that is 4,300 yards long and rated at 64.8 and 108.
The course was first opened in 1926 as Sunnyside Country Club and was given a facelift in 1992. It is the annual host for the Decatur Junior Open which has a 500-player field. In addition, the final round of the Men's City Ameteur Championships.
The course is open from March 1st through November 30th.
Other Golf nearby:
(Charleston) Bent Tree Golf Course
(Rantoul) Brookhill Golf Course
(Decatur) Country Inn Suites Decatur
(Decatur) Days Inn Decatur Il
(Findlay) Eagle Creek Resort
(Decatur) Econo Lodge Decatur
10/20 Coming to The Decatur area
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .
Belleville Art on the Square Belleville IL May17-19
Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair Springfield IL May18-19 Whether you are a serious art collector or are just developing an appreciation, there is original art here for you, in the form of jewelry, sculpture, photography, glassware, pottery, wood, metalwork, oils, watercolors, and other media.
Summer Camp Music Festival Chillicothe IL May24-26 The first Summer Camp Music Festival was held in 2001 at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL. About 1,000 attended the festival that year, and enjoyed over 20 bands on 2 stages over the course of 2 days. Since then, Summer Camp Music Festival has grown to more than 15,000 attendees, hosting more than 100 bands on 7 stages over 3 days.
International Horseradish Festival Collinsville IL May31-June2 Admission is always free, parking is always free and musical entertainment is always free at the Horseradish Festival.
Art on Main Fine Arts Festival Canton IL June1-2 This inaugural fine arts festival will feature original art from the best of our Midwest artists. Come to view and to purchase excellent art pieces in a variety of categories: Painting / Drawing, Jewelry, Clay / Ceramic, Photography, Glass, Sculpture, Woven Textiles, and Wood.