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Carterville Chamber of Commerce

Carterville, Illinois, is located on Route 13 between Marion and Carbondale. Its close proximity to these growing communities allows for a small town atmosphere with larger city conveniences. Carterville is a wonderful place to live and work!

Current News and Events

The September 5th Twilight 5K Glow Run/Walk Race starts and finishes at the Carterville Free Fair at Cannon Park on Greenbriar Road in Carterville. Race registration and packet pickup will be at the Carterville Community Center from 5 pm to 7 pm. The GLOW RUN race begins at 7:30 pm.

A FREE Kids “Fun Run” will be held prior to the race at 6:30 pm in front of the Community Center. No pre-registration is required. Just sign up at the Community Center prior to the race .

Click the link below to download more information about the Fun Run.

FREE Kids "Fun Run" information


Carterville Chamber members can SAVE BIG on electricity bills and natural gas bills through the Chamber/AGE (Affordable Gas & Electric) Energy Program. 

Announcing our newest Bulk Electricity Buying Program – Open Enrollment from June 26th to July 25th 

Download the Bulk Electricity and Natural Gas Buying Group flyer

The Carterville Chamber supports the Carterville Youth Volunteerism Program. Download a copy of the Volunteer Directory to see the many volunteer opportunities that exist in our community.

For your convenience...we've added the ability for you to pay for your monthly luncheon for the General Membership Meeting.


Carterville is known throughout the area for its high academic standards as well. The school district completed the construction of a new elementary school and a new state-of-the-art high school just opened last fall.  Also, coming fall of 2013 will be a new 50,000 square foot Junior High. This, along with the location of one of the nation's top junior colleges, John A. Logan College, makes Carterville the perfect place for families. A four-year university, Southern Illinois University, is also conveniently located approximately 10 miles west of Carterville. Visit for more information about the great city of Carterville.

Carterville Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 262
120 N. Greenbriar
Carterville, Illinois 62918
Phone: (618)985-6942
Fax: (618)985-6942
Cell: (618)713-6131
Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9 am - 1 pm

Upcoming Events

Labor Day, Chamber Office closed

Date: 1 September 2014 more >>

General Membership meeting, Noon @Carterville Community Center

Date: 3 September 2014 more >>

Carterville Free Fair Pageants, High School Auditorium

Date: 4 September 2014 more >>

Carterville Free Fair, Cannon Park

Date: 5 September 2014 more >>

Twilight 5k Glow Run, 7:30 pm @Cannon Park

Date: 5 September 2014 more >>