Tuesday, May 17, 2016

News From Along Lincoln Highway, May 20-16: A Car Show and a Bridge Festival

MAY 15--  From the May 15, 2016, Tama (Iowa) Herald/Toledo Chronicle "Find old favorites and brand new events at the 32nd annual Tama Lincoln Highway Bridge Festival" by John Speer.

It will be held May 20-21 and will feature a carnival, bands and food as well as other activities.

MAY 15--  From the May 15, 2016, SaukValley.com (Illinois)  "Hot rods warm up chilly day in Franklin Grove."

It was a really chilly Saturday on the 14th (thanks to the annual Round Lake, Illinois, Spring Carnival) but that didn't stop classic vehicles and spectators for making it out to the fifth annual Lincoln Highway Car Show put on by the Friends of the Parks to raise money for the village's Atlasta Park whose current bathroom facility is non-compliant with handicap accessibility.

Vehicles parked along Main Street, the original; Lincoln Highway, adjacent to the H.I. Lincoln Building which serves at the national headquarters of the Lincoln Highway Association.

there were cars, trucks, motorcycles, hot rods, a 50-50 drawing, prizes and food vendors.  Awards were given in various categories.

--RoadDog

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