The City of Carbondale will celebrate the 150th Anniversary of its incorporation on Wednesday, August 23, 2023, at 3:00 PM at the Carbondale Civic Center. This CommUNITY event will honor and celebrate the history and accomplishments of the past 150 years and conclude with a candle-lighting ceremony. We invite our community residents, Saluki family, business members, civic groups, and non-profit agencies to join us for this historical event.
For more information, contact the City of Carbondale's Tourism and Special Events Coordinator at 618-457-3226.
“Carbondale prides itself on providing its visitors, students, businesses and residents with a unique mix of edge and ease. It’s a cultural town, yet free of pretense, embracing the great outdoors as readily as urban sophistication. Here, we are open to new ideas, experiences and cultures, so you are encouraged to both express yourself and be yourself, in all ways. That’s Carbondale…All Ways Open…for family, fun, business, new ideas and a bright tomorrow.”