Old Settlers Days
May 30 - June 1
A family fun event with Free Carnival rides, and free Music and entertainment, flea market. 618-926-4661
Free Entertainment each evening.
Lions Club food tent Is open each day with their famous BBQ and popcorn. There is a small flea market next to it, including henna painting and the usual “flea” vendors.
Friday evening we will have a recognition of Veterans on stage at 6, Baby photo Contest winners at 6:15 and the Reunion Band starting at 7:00.
Saturday morning are hours of Kiddie Games starting at 10:45 which include Frog Jumping, Bubble Gum blowing etc.
At 1:00 the Giant Auction Starts, which includes at least $10,000 worth of items donated by local businesses for the auction. Bidding can get quite interesting.
Bicentennial theme Main parade at 5pm.
At 6:30 is the Community Builders Award, followed by the Open Class Frog Jumping Contest. Winner gets $50 and their name permanently on the runway. Old School Band is the entertainment for the evening.