[For annual calendar compiled by the local tourism bureau, click here.]

Listings on this page are based on announcements sent to Lincoln Daily News
and material from the Abraham Lincoln Tourism Bureau of Logan County.
Please let us know about changes and updates. Thank you.


May


Wednesdays and Saturdays
(through October)
WHO: Public
WHAT: Farmers' market
WHERE: Latham Park
WHEN: 7 am - noon

Friday and Saturday, May 28-29
SPONSOR: Lincoln American Legion
WHO: Public
WHAT: Poppy Days
WHERE:
Various Lincoln locations

Sunday, May 30
WHO: Public
WHAT: 100th anniversary of grain elevator with demonstration, tours, band concert
WHERE:
J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum, First Street, Atlanta

Monday, May 31
WHO: Public
WHAT: Memorial Day celebration
WHERE: Logan County Courthouse lawn
WHEN:
10:30 am

WHO: Public
WHAT: Atlanta Memorial Day observance
WHERE: Downtown Atlanta
WHEN:
10:30 am ceremony, 1 pm antique tractor parade

WHO: Public
WHAT: Mount Pulaski Memorial Day celebration
WHERE: Steenbergen Cemetery

June


Sundays in June, July and August
WHO: Public
WHAT:
J.H. Hawes Grain Elevator Museum open for free tours
WHERE: Atlanta
WHEN: 1-3 pm

June 11-19
SPONSOR: Lincoln Community Theatre
WHO: Public
WHAT:
"Little Shop of Horrors"
For
details, call (217) 735-2614 after June 1, or call (217) 732-7542.
WHERE: Johnston Center for Performing Arts, Lincoln College Museum

Saturday, June 12
SPONSOR: Genesis Ministry Project
WHO: Public
WHAT:
Charity auction
WHERE: Eight miles north of Lincoln on Nicholson Road
WHEN: 9:30 am auction; biscuits and gravy served beginning at 8 am

Thursday-Sunday, June 18-20
WHO: Public
WHAT:
Central Illinois Food, Wine and Music Festival
WHERE: Mount Pulaski Courthouse square

Saturday, June 19
SPONSOR: Harvest of Talents for World Hunger
WHAT: "In the Garden" garden walk
WHERE: Gardens in Elkhart
WHEN: 9 am - noon
NOTE: Lunch is included with the $10 ticket.
Brochures available at Jefferson Street, Lincoln, Elkhart and Mount Pulaski Christian churches and at Cookie's Bakery
.

SPONSOR: Main Street Lincoln
WHAT: Fiberglass dogs go on display for a stay of 10 weeks [See article]
WHERE: Downtown Lincoln

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Saturday-Sunday, June 19-20
SPONSOR: American Cancer Society
WHAT: Relay For Life of Logan County
WHERE: Scully Park, downtown Lincoln
WHEN: 6 pm June 19 to 7 am June 20

June 24-27
SPONSOR: Lincoln Community Theatre
WHO: Public
WHAT:
"The Secret Garden"
For details, call (217) 735-2614 after June 1, or call (217) 732-7542.
WHERE: Johnston Center for Performing Arts, Lincoln College Museum

Saturday, June 26
SPONSORS: Main Street Lincoln, Best Friends Animal Hospital, Big R, Lincoln Animal Hospital
WHAT: Dog Daze of Summer, with contests for your dog, K-9 demonstrations, pet parade and other activities (Watch for more information to be posted in Lincoln Daily News.)
Call Main Street Lincoln, (217) 732-2929, to preregister your dog.
WHERE: Downtown Lincoln
WHEN: 8:30 am registration at Blue Dog Inn; events beginning at 9:30 am

 

[Click here for June events as listed by the local tourism bureau.]

July


Tuesday, July 6
SPONSOR: Lincoln Writers Club
WHAT: Monthly meeting
WHERE: Library at Lincoln College, 300 Keokuk
WHEN: 6:30 pm

[Click here for more July events as listed by the local tourism bureau.]

[For annual calendar compiled by the local tourism bureau, click here.]

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