Events

Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway

20th Anniversary Ride to Remember 9/11

Illinois State Capitol Grounds 401 Capitol Ave., Springfield

Don't miss Springfield's 20th Anniversary Ride to Remember on Saturday, September 11th. This free event is open to everyone, and all vehicles are welcome. Line-up begins at Hall's Harley-Davidson, 2301 N Dirksen Pkwy, at 4 pm. Procession leaves at 5 pm for the 9/11 Memorial Site on State Capitol Grounds. More info: 217-528-8356 or #RidetoRemember

September Litchfield Pickers Market

Downtown Litchfield 400 North State Street, Litchfield

The Litchfield Pickers Market returns this week on Sunday, September 12, 2021 from 9 AM – 3 PM in Downtown Litchfield (Starting at 400 N. State Street). This portable vintage and antique market has returned in 2021, and we are excited to welcome visitors and vendors to Litchfield, IL. The Litchfield Pickers Market is the…

Chicago’s Route 66 Classic Car Show

Chicago's Route 66 Classic Car Show 3800 W. Ogden Ave, Chicago

The Route 66 Classic Car Show started in 2008 as a way to bring the community together in celebrating the history of America's most cherished highway and the cars that have driven it. It is held at the intersection of Cermak and Ogden (Route 66) in the Lawndale/North Lawndale region of Chicagoland. The public is…

Traveling Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Replica

American Legion Post 263 - Lincoln 1740 5th St, Lincoln

A Call to Honor: The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Replica will be on Display for 3 days, 9/13-9/15 at the American Legion Post #263, 1740 5th St. Lincoln, IL, from 9:00AM-7:00PM. This is a 50% replica of the original Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. At Arlington there…

Shop Late Til’ 8 in downtown Pontiac

Downtown Pontiac 115 W. Howard, Pontiac

Make sure you don't miss our Shop Late Til' 8 event with our downtown retailers happening this Thursday, September 16! Our downtown retailers will be staying open a few hours later than usual to allow you to get some great after-hours shopping in! Additionally we have Kickin' & Pickin', an incredible one man band experience, to serenade…

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