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Lincoln in the District

June 16 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Lincoln in the District celebrates Quincy’s Lincoln legacy during a unique festival on the historic downtown square with activities centering on the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. The event begins with a Johnnycake Breakfast at 8:00 am.  Then enjoy living history reenactments with Lincoln’s closest Quincy friends who will provide interesting insights into the past.  Attendees can also meet Lincoln himself. Demonstrations of rail splitting, period crafts, vintage baseball, children’s’ activities, and Civil War medicine and field embalming processes add to the educational  experience.  Attendees can also enjoy period music and refreshments, purchase crafts from vendors, and much more

 

Details

Date:
June 16
Time:
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Venue

Washington Park
Quincy,Illinois