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2004

Abraham Lincoln Tourism Bureau of Logan County

303 S. Kickapoo Street

Lincoln, Illinois 62656

Phone: 217-732-8687

Fax: 217-732-6293

Web: http://www.logancountytourism.org


January

January 30th - 31st - Lincoln Christian College Hall of Fame Classics Basketball Tournament. - 100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln - Game times are Friday January 30th - Women -6 pm, and men 8 pm. Saturday January 31st - Women -3 pm, and men 5 pm. Come out and support our teams, and enjoy the games. 217-732-3168

February

February 14th - Abe's Birthday Party - Lincoln Courthouse -Saturday 10 am-Noon - This annual birthday party will kick off with delicious cake, ice cream, and refreshments. Special contests will be held for children of all ages. 217-735-2626 Handicap Accessible

February 14th - Abraham Lincoln's Birthday Party - Postville Courthouse State Historic Site - 5th Street, Lincoln - Saturday Noon-4 pm - Come and celebrate the birthday of Abraham Lincoln, and take a tour through Postville Courthouse. Historian Paul Beaver will speak in Abe's historic courtroom and Artist David Johnson will also be present to display related Lincoln art. Come celebrate with us and enjoy the refreshments. 217-732-8930 Handicap Accessible

February 21st - Christian Leadership Conference - Lincoln Christian College Chapel, Rt. 10- Lincoln - Everyone is invited to come and worship among friends. Enjoy Christian Fellowship, Guest Speakers, and Workshops. 217-732-3168

February 26th - 28th - Women's Midwest Regional - Lincoln Christian College - 100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln - Check out our website for more information. www.LCCS.edu/athletics 217-732-3168

March

Second Weekend in March - October - Farmer's Market - Latham Park - Open Wednesdays and Saturdays 7 am - 12 pm. For more information call Mark at 217-732-6962

March 13th - The 4th Annual Oasis Auction - The Oasis Senior Center - 10 am -2 pm - Come and join in the fun of auctioning off donations of gently used and collector's items. 217-732-6132 Handicap Accessible

March 14th - Atlanta Fire Department Pancake and Sausage Breakfast, Atlanta - Enjoy all the delicious pancakes and sausage you can eat beginning at 7 am at the Atlanta Fire House. 217-648-2373

March 19th - Ag Breakfast -7 am - Laughlin Center - Lincoln Christian College and Seminary campus - Logan County Farmers gathering to celebrate Ag Week. Free admission, but call the Chamber for a ticket. Enjoy the guest speaker!! 217-735-2385

March 27th - Annual Lake Fork Community Sale - Lake Fork (Phone for Directions) - Breakfast starts at 7 a.m., followed by the 31st annual auction sale at 9:30 a.m. Hundreds of consignors and buyers from bordering states will gather for the excitement of the sale. Meals, Pork, and Cheese will be available throughout the day. 217-792-5721, or 217-792-5891.

April

April 3rd - 2004 Children's Community Health Fair, Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Rd. -9 a.m. -2 p.m. Come and spend the day learning about health information with a wide range of fun activities to go along. 70 plus agencies will take part in this event, with entertainment and free admission all day. 217-732-8770 Handicap Accessible

April 4th - J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum and Annual Spaghetti Dinner, Atlanta - Dine on homemade spaghetti, yummy garlic bread, salad, and mouth-watering pies and cakes, at the Atlanta Fire House. 11 am - 1 pm Donations accepted. 217-648-5077

April 9th - Atlanta Community Good Friday Service, Atlanta, IL

April 10th - Easter Egg Hunt Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Road

10 a.m. -0- 2 year olds

10:15 a.m. -3 -4 year olds

10:30 a.m. -5 -6 year olds

10: 45 a.m. -7-8 year olds

11:00 a.m. -9- 10 year olds

Over 10,000 eggs, tons of prizes, and a special visit from the Easter Bunny. Free Admission. 217-732-8770 Handicap Accessible

April 21st - Chamber of Commerce Office Professionals Luncheon 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - The Office Professionals Luncheon is a community observation of National Administrative Professionals Day. Food, entertainment, vendor booths, door prizes, and office product giveaways add up to a sell-out crowd every year. Reservations required. 217-735-2385 Handicap Accessible

April 24th - The Oasis Spring Card Party - Enjoy a fun filled afternoon of playing card games. The features are Pinochle, Rummy, and Bridge; door prizes will be given, and to the winners prizes will also be awarded. 217-732-6132 Handicap Accessible

April 28th - Christian Women's Conference - Lincoln Christian College Chapel and Laughlin Center on Campus, 100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln - Everyone come and enjoy the company of friends and fellowship, during this annual event. Don't forget to take in a couple of sessions from our special guest speakers. (Sack lunch included with the conference.) 217-732-3168

May

May 1st - Prom Grand March Steak Fry - The Oasis Senior Citizen Center, 5 -7 pm - Stop in the Oasis and grab a delicious steak sandwich, while waiting to view the beautifully dressed ladies and their handsome escorts. 217-732-6132 Handicap Accessible

May 1st - Lincoln Community High School Prom Grand March - Logan County Courthouse - Come and view the elegantly dressed ladies and their handsome escorts, as they are announced and introduced to the public.

May 7th [change from May 14th] - Ice Cream Social - St. John United Church of Christ, 204 7th Street, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm. - Stop by and enjoy some tasty and delicious food. Features are sandwiches, drinks, chips, ice cream, and cake. 217-732-6957

May 7th - 8th - V.F.W. Poppy Days - Logan County - V.F.W. members will distribute poppies throughout different locations in Logan County. Donations are accepted and will go to help veterans. 217-447-3330

May 8th - Atlanta Town Wide Garage Sales, Atlanta - Find your treasures in someone else's trash!!! Enjoy 50+ garage and porch sales throughout the community, starting at 8 am until 2 pm. Maps available at the Fire Station showing the location of sales. Bake sale at the Atlanta Fire Station. 217-648-5077

May 28th - 29th - Poppy Days - American Legion - 5th Street, Lincoln - American Legion Members will distribute poppies to different locations throughout the city of Lincoln. Donations are accepted and will go towards the rehabilitation of the veterans. 217-735-2275

May 30th - J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum - The 100th Birthday of the fully restored, wooden grain elevator listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Located on 1 Street in downtown Atlanta. Features include a band concert, free tours, demonstration of the elevator with a live team of horses and a grain wagon. 217-648-2056

May 31 - Memorial Day Celebration - Logan County Courthouse - 10:30 a.m. - The Memorial Celebration will be held on the courthouse lawn. 217-732-4759 Handicap Accessible

May 31st - Atlanta Memorial Day Observance - All day festivities in downtown Atlanta, including pancake breakfast, luncheon by VFW Auxiliary 1756, food and craft vendors, antique tractor/engine displays, Veterans Ceremony 10:30 am, antique tractor parade at 1 pm, demonstrations of the restored 1904 Hawes Grain Elevator, pony rides and more. 217-648-5077

May 31st - Mt. Pulaski Memorial Day Celebration - Steenbergen Cemetery - Flags will be put out in remembrance for each Veteran who served in the military and is buried in this cemetery.

June

Every Sunday in June, July, and August 2004 - J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum, - Open Sundays from 1 pm -3 pm. Free tours of this completely restored grain elevator constructed in 1904. The J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum is the only fully restored; wooden elevator in Illinois listed on the National Register of Historic Places. 217-648-2056

June 11th - 19th - "Little Shop of Horrors" - Johnston Center of the Performing Arts - Lincoln College Campus - The season will open up with one of the longest-running off-Broadway musicals of all time. This affectionate spoof of 1950's sci-fi movies has become a household name. It is charming, tuneful, and hilarious with tongue firmly planted in cheek! 217-735-2614 (Call after June 1st) or call 217-732-7542 (Please do not call Lincoln College)

June 19th - 20th - Relay for Life - Scully Park - The walk will begin June at 6 pm, and end at 7 am June 20th Come join the fight against cancer, walk in the relay to help all those who are trying to beat it. Donations are accepted. Contact Dennis Cooley at 217-732-7789.

June 18th - 20th - Mt. Pulaski Blue Grass Festival - Mt. Pulaski Courthouse - Everyone come and enjoy all the great food, fun, and music featured throughout the weekend. Everything will be located on the courthouse lawn. Enjoy the festival!! 217-792-3267 Handicap Accessible

June 24th - 27th - "The Secret Garden" - Johnston Center of the Performing Arts - Lincoln College Campus - The 2004 season of Lincoln Community Theatre will also be featuring a children's theatre. (Not included in season ticket prices.) The delightful, musical version of "The Secret Garden," by Tim Kelly and Bill Francouer will be performed June 24th - 27th. This musical is rich in characters and has beautiful music that accompanies it. This cherished children's story is bound to be a favorite with all audiences. 217-735-2614 (Call after June 1st) or call 217-732-7542 (Please do not call Lincoln College)

June 26th - Dog Days of Summer - Downtown Lincoln on the Square - 10 am -2 pm - RUFF RUFF!! Calling all dogs and their owners!! Come downtown and participate in this fun and entertaining annual event. Features will include activities, games, and of course showing off your precious pooches, or your pooches showing you off. Events will be judged and prizes will be awarded. 217-732-2929

July

July 3rd - Independence Day Celebration, Atlanta - Saturday in the park: Women's Club Fried Chicken Dinner 4 pm to 6 pm, Atlanta Community Band Concert 7 pm. Huge fireworks display at dusk at the Atlanta Baseball field. 217-648-5077

July 4th - Fourth of July Celebration - Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Road - Stop by and take part in daylong activities, including special pool events, games and contests for kids of all ages, music, good food, with a fireworks display at dusk. Admission is free. 217-732-8770 Handicap Accessible

July 3rd - 4th - Mt. Pulaski Town Wide Garage Sale and Fireworks - Come check out all the knick-knacks and brick-a-bracks you can find at our town wide garage sale. Stick around for the fireworks show at dusk.

July 4th - Steenbergen Cemetery - Flags will be put out in remembrance for each Veteran who served in the military and is buried in this cemetery.

July 4th - Independence Day Open House - 10 am -5 pm [change: 10-2] at the Stagecoach Inn - Middletown - Come and spend the day celebrating our country's birthday at the historic Stage Coach Inn. Also, open by appointment for other dates. Call please. 217-445-2769 or 217-445-2570.

July 4th - Fourth of July Celebration - Middletown -4 pm - Come and join in the fun with us. Enjoy the food, music, and novelties for sale. Fireworks will be set to go off at dusk at the school. 217-445-2745

July 9th - July 17th - "Sing On" - Johnston Center of the Performing Arts - Lincoln College Campus - A sidesplitting encounter with a harried community theatre group. The intrepid thespians of the play know that disaster will probably be the end result, and though it may be tough to act on a sinking ship, can you still sing as the waters rise up! You won't want to miss this absolutely lunatic catastrophe! 217-735-2614 (Call after June 1St) or call 217-732-7542 (Please do not call Lincoln College)

July - Latham Firefighters 55th Annual Ice Cream Social - Latham - Don't miss this annual event full of fun, games, and entertainment. The day will kick off with the antique tractor show beginning at 10 am. The food will begin being served at 11 am. Jr. Olympics will start at 2 pm, with the kids pedal tractor pull immediately following at 4 pm. Then at 5: 30 pm, to round out the day, The Bement Country Opry Band will perform until 8:30 pm. Immediately following the band, large prize drawings will take place at 9 pm. Come by and join in all the fun!!

July 10th - Summer Card Party - The Oasis Senior Citizen Center - 1 -4 pm - Enjoy a fun filled afternoon of playing card games. The features are Pinochle, Rummy, and Bridge; door prizes will be given, and to the winners prizes will also be awarded. 217-732-6132 Handicap Accessible

July 18th - Ice Cream Social - Middletown Park Pavilion -Middletown -2- 4 pm - All proceeds raised will go to benefit the Knapp Library and Museum. 217-445-2656

 

 

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August

August 3rd - 8th - Logan County Fair - Logan County Fairgrounds, Lincoln - Come relax and enjoy the BEST of Logan County. Daily activities include 4-H Shows, livestock judging, tractor pulls, demolition derby, talent show, queen pageant, live entertainment, and a carnival full of food, games, and displays. 217-732-331 1 Handicap Accessible.

August 3rd - 6th - Logan County Fair Bingo - Logan County Fair Grounds, Lincoln - Come and join in all the fun at the Logan County Fair Grounds, and take a chance at winning a game or two of Bingo. Enjoy the Prizes!!

August 6th - "The Pirates of Penzance" - Johnston Center for the Performing Arts - Lincoln College Campus - This musical is as wacky, irreverent, and as entertaining as it was when it first opened in 1879. This musical spins a hilarious farce of sentimental pirates, bumbling policemen, dimwitted young lovers, dewey-eyed daughters and an eccentric Major-General, all morally bound to the often-ridiculous dictates of honor and duty. 217-735-2614 (Call after June 1 St) or 217-732-7542 (Please do not call Lincoln College)

August 6th - Logan County Fair Senior Day - Logan County Fair Grounds, Lincoln - 10 am -4 pm - Come and see what the Best of Logan County has to offer! Relax and enjoy the day with us. Free Health Testing Available.

August 7th - Triangle of Opportunity (T.O.O.C.) Bicycle Tour, Atlanta - Ride the rolling hills and flat prairies of Atlanta and its surrounding communities on this daylong bicycle tour. Rest stops, sag support, and lunch provided at the end of the tour. Contact 217-648-2825 for details.

August 13th - 22nd - Illinois State Fair - Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield - This 22 acre park setting host activities from live stock shows, special events, a carnival, food craft vendors, numerous exhibits, a petting zoo, games interactive displays, conservation world, and live entertainment. Enjoy the best of Illinois! 217-782-6661

August 13th - 22nd - Illinois State Fair Bingo - Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield - 10 am -5 pm - Come relax and enjoy the day at the State Fair, and take in a few games of Bingo. Prizes will be awarded to the winners, so come out and take a chance at winning some beautiful prizes.

August 21st - Atlanta Methodist Church Ice Cream Social -Indulge yourself in all of the wonderful tasting homemade ice cream, sandwiches, pies and cakes. Enjoy the music and sounds of the Atlanta Community Band Concert. 217-648-5002

August 27th - 29th - Lincoln Art and Balloon Festival- Logan County Fairgrounds and Downtown Lincoln- Fairgrounds has a $2 admission price, which includes parking, the art fair in downtown Lincoln is free. Times: Friday 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-10 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.- Hot air balloon launches and glows, juried art fair in a lovely shaded park, crafts, carnival, concessions, antique car show, flea market, soapbox down-hillers, children's Adventure Zone, the Art of Wine, and more. Come to this annual event that has been growing and getting better for more than 25 years. Watch our website, lincolnillinois.com, for a complete schedule of events. 217-735-2385 or www.lincolnillinois.com Handicap Accessible

August 27th - 29th - Flea Market In Scully Park - 10 am -4 pm -Come check out all of the gently used and new items at this annual Flea Market. Enjoy all of the homemade goodies as well. Don't forget to stop by the Oasis Senior Citizen Center, and grab a bite to eat for lunch. In conjunction with the Lincoln Art and Balloon Festival. 217-732-6132

August 28th - Sky's the Limit Cross Country Run - Memorial Park - Memorial Park Road - Come and join in the fun and excitement of this annual yearly run, that also coincides with the Lincoln Art and Balloon Festival. The race will begin and end at Memorial Park, and will include 11 different age categories. The winners of each race will receive a trophy. 217-732-8770

August 29th - 1800's Craft Fair - Postville Courthouse State Historic Site - 5th Street, Lincoln - Sunday 10 am -4 pm - Take a step back in time and enjoy an era never to be forgotten. Refresh yourselves and capture all of the talent and skills that have been handed down from many generations before ours. Make sure to check out the other fascinating events that are scheduled to take place on the courthouse grounds. Kick back on a bale of hay and enjoy some of the delicious food that will be available on the grounds. 217-732-8930 Handicap Accessible

September

September 9th - 11th - Atlanta Fall Festival -Join in the festival and its gala including a parade, carnival, food vendors, a catfish, BBQ chicken, or pork dinners. Entertainment all around, cake and pie baking contests, attendance drawings, civic group displays, and much more. 217-648-2145

September 9th - 11th - Mt. Pulaski Fall Festival - Downtown Mt. Pulaski - Come and spend the day in historic downtown Mt. Pulaski. Indulge yourself in all the activities, which include stopping by the flea market, relaxing and enjoying the wonderful entertainment and food, and taking in the parade on Saturday.

September 11th - Soap Box derby and parade - Mt. Pulaski -Enjoy the last day of the festival by rooting for your favorite soap box derby racer and watching the parade as it winds through town.

September 18th - 19th - Abraham Lincoln Railsplitting Festival - Logan County Fairgrounds- Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sunday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.-This event is a craft and antique lover's delight. A variety of vendors will be on hand at this exciting two-day event. Come and shop at the flea market and view the antique and classic bike show, along with the National Railsplitting Contest. 217-732-4795 Handicap Accessible

October

October 2nd - Fall Card Party - The Oasis Senior Citizen Center - 1 pm -4 pm - Enjoy a fun filled afternoon of playing card games. The features are Pinochle, Rummy, and Bridge; door prizes will be given, and to the winners prizes will also be awarded. 217-732-6132 Handicap Accessible

October 15th - Oasis Garage Sale - Oasis Senior Citizen Center - Everyone stop by and see what we have to offer. We have almost everything, from computers to knick-knacks to brick-a-brack. Drop by and check out our sale. 217-732-6132

October 15th - 16th - Atlanta Methodist Church Rummage and Bake Sale, Atlanta - Enjoy a wide variety of tasty homemade baked goods, while shopping for treasures in someone else's trash. 217-648-5002.

October 16th - St. John United Church of Christ German Fest -204 7th Street - 11 am -6 pm - Spend an afternoon full of polka music and bratwursts. Enjoy the many craft exhibits and all of the other German fare available throughout the day. Stop by and join in the fun! 217-732-6957

October 16th - Annual "All-You-Can-Eat" Turkey Supper - NH Middletown School, Middletown, 4-7 pm - All proceeds raised will go to benefit the Knapp Library and Museum. 217-445-2656

October 23rd - Harvest of Talents for World Hunger -Lincoln Christian Church, 204 N. McLean Street- Come and participate in the anniversary celebration with daylong festivities benefiting the International Disaster Emergency Service. Enjoy crafts, entertainment, and home-cooked food available for dine-in or carryout through the day. 217-732-7618 Handicap Accessible

October 28th - Halloween Fun Fest - Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Rd. - 6:30-8:30 pm - Children from preschool to 6th grade are all invited to come and participate in this spooktacular event. There will be a costume contest held, and 15 different agencies will be there, to provide games and informational booths. Prizes and treats will be given to all. Free Admission 217-732-8770 Handicap Accessible

October 30th - Eminence Christian Church Bazaar, Atlanta - Enjoy all of the homemade food and crafts, join in on the quilt raffle, and enjoy the scrumptious luncheon at the Atlanta Community Building, starting at 8 am until 2 pm. 217-648-2350

November

November 5th - 7th - 100th Birthday of the Elkhart Public Library -Everyone come and join in the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Elkhart Public Library. Features include all types of entertainment, tours, and a fundraiser to support the expansion of the public library. Contact Donna Cunningham at the library for details, 217-947-2313.

November 6th - Holiday Craft Fair - Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Road, -8 am -3 pm - Come and view all of the lovely crafts we have to offer. The XI Mu Gamma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi annual craft fair gives you a jump-start on your holiday shopping. Many of the crafters will be on hand to discuss and share their talents and skills with you. As an added bonus, enjoy the delicious home-baked goodies that will be provided. Contact Becky at 217-735-3411

November 6th - St. Mary's Church Bazaar and Turkey Dinner, Atlanta - Dine on this delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings, and as an added bonus stop by and check out all the goodies at the rummage sale. 217-648-2673

November 7th - Zonta Turkey Dinner - Lincoln Community High School - 1000 Primm Road, Lincoln - 11 am - 1:30 pm - Come and enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. Bring all of your family and friends out to eat, while helping to support the Health Career Scholarship Fund. 217-732-4759 Handicap Accessible

November 7th - Downtown Holiday Open House - Everyone come and enjoy your holiday shopping in downtown Lincoln. Visit all the local shops and their creations, and just jump right in and enjoy all of the holiday cheer. This is an event that will be fun for the whole family. Happy Holidays!!! For more information call, Main Street Lincoln. 217-732-2929

November 11th - Veteran's Day Celebration - Logan County Courthouse, Lincoln- Pay tribute to our veterans during the annual celebration on the courthouse lawn. 217-732-4759 Handicap Accessible

November 13th - 4th Annual Home Builders Ball - Habitat for Humanity Dinner and Dance - American Legion from 6 pm - 10 pm - Come out and enjoy a delicious dinner and some good tunes from our live band. 217-732-2861

November 18th - 20th - Christmas Open House - The Oasis Senior Citizen Center - Thurs. - Fri. - 10 am -4 pm, Sat. 10 am -2 pm -Don't forget to drop by, and check out the Oasis Senior Center, for special Hand Crafted Gifts for all those extra special people during the holidays. Stop by, check us out, and get an extra head start on your Holiday Shopping. 217-732-6132

November 20th - Atlanta A-Team Annual Soup Supper, Atlanta Christian Church - Come and enjoy the atmosphere of the holiday season. Dine on tasty vegetable soup, chili, or barbecue with a drink, and for dessert have a slice of some delicious pie or cake. Everything will be served from 5-7 pm. To top off the evening, enjoy the Atlanta Community Band concert performance.

November 20th and 21st - Christmas on Vinegar Hill -All throughout Mt. Pulaski - Shop and browse at the annual Christmas on Vinegar Hill Celebration. Citywide displays; homes, schools, churches, and businesses, crafts, and food. Plan on spending the day and join in on all the holiday cheer. Held annually the weekend before Thanksgiving from 8 am - 5 pm on Saturday, and noon -4 pm on Sunday. 217-792-5698 Handicap Accessible

November 24th - Atlanta Community Thanksgiving Church Services, Atlanta, IL.

November 27th - Pride of the Prairie Folk Art and Craft Show -Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Rd. -8 am -4 pm - The Lincoln Park District proudly presents this 10th annual event, featuring area artists and crafters bringing together a collection of their finest artisans and craftsmen. Free Admission 217-732-8770 Handicap Accessible

December

December 2nd - Christmas Parade/Oasis Senior Citizen Center Chili Supper - Downtown Lincoln - Chili Supper -3 p.m. Parade - 6:30 p.m. - Stop by the Oasis Senior Center and enjoy a scrumptious, warm bowl of chili, before gathering downtown around the square for the annual Christmas parade. The features will include area bands, floats, and of course, SANTA himself, who will officially ring in the holiday season. Happy Holidays Logan County!! 217-732-6132 and 217-735-2385 Handicap Accessible

December 2nd - 5th - Lincoln Christian College and Chapel -100 Campus View Drive, Lincoln - Everyone come and attend this remarkable celebration of the true meaning of Christmas. 217-732-3168 ext. 2295

December 4th - Christmas Open House - Postville Courthouse State Historic Site - 5th Street, Lincoln - 12 pm -3 pm - Take a step back in time and enjoy the period decorations of the holiday season, Abraham Lincoln Style!! Travel through Postville and reminisce about an era not forgotten. Enjoy the music and light refreshments that will be served and available throughout the day. 217-732-8930 Handicap Accessible

December 4th and 11th - Stagecoach Inn Children's Christmas Store - Middletown - For Kids only!!! Calling all Parents!! Bring your kids out to do their holiday shopping and enjoy the spirit of the season. Also, open by appointment for other dates. For more information please call. 217-445-2769 or 217-445-2570.

December 4th - 11th - Christmas in the Village - This event will kickoff with the Christmas in the Chapel service on Saturday December 4th. Other event features include a live nativity, glistening Christmas lights throughout the village, and various other celebrations of the season. Contact Gillette Ransom for further information, at 217-947-2238.

December 5th - 11th - Atlanta Aglow, Atlanta - This is the annual kick-off week to begin the Christmas season in Atlanta. Features include: The lighting of the Atlanta Christmas Tree and Caroling. Delicious hot chocolate and cookies at the Atlanta Fire Station on December 7th at 4:30 pm, and the Atlanta Elementary School Christmas Program to round out the week. Don't forget to enjoy all of the elegance and class put into decorating for the holiday season while taking a tour of the homes. 217-648-5077

December 11th - Christmas on the Square - Downtown Mt. Pulaski - Enjoy all the hustle and bustle of Christmas while shopping for presents and goodies in historic downtown Mt. Pulaski.

TBA - Lincoln Community High School Christmas Concert -Lincoln Community High School Auditorium, 1000 Primm Road, Lincoln - Kick off the holiday season while enjoying the sounds of the LCHS Band and Chorus at their annual holiday concert. 217-732-4131 Handicap Accessible

(Scanned text provided as-is from material compiled by
the Abraham Lincoln Tourism Bureau of Logan County.)

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