Lincoln Festival

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

July 21, 2012 at 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM

Location: McLean County Museum of History

Phone: 309-827-0428

Link: http://www.mchistory.org

Event Description

April 5, 2012 Updated Apr 5, 2012 at 11:09 AM CDT

Sat. July 21 10 a.m. -4 pm.

Celebrate Lincoln’s legacy in Bloomington Normal with a vast array of programs and activities such as civil war re-enactments, talks and tours, carriage and wagon rides. Saturday activities on the square include The Affray, a dramatazation of Abraham Lincoln's last murder trial. see details for times and ticket information.

At 1:00 p.m. take the very popular walking tour of Lincoln related sites in downtown Bloomington with executive director, Greg Koos. ( Meet on the East steps of the Museum on Main Street) Participate in the youth scavenger hunt or the entire family can challenge themselves with a larger scavenger hunt of nearby “Looking for Lincoln sites and receive a "Lincoln in Bloomington" audio tour CD.

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