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th Anniversary Year [1836 - 2011]

photos & highlights of 2011

Abraham Lincoln Birthday Celebration - Feb. 8th & Feb  9th

On Saturday, Feb. 9th, 2013, in the Mt. Pulaski Courthouse courtroom, Brian "Fox" Ellis will portray Lincoln's law partner, William Herndon.  On Friday, February 8, two other historical persons associated with Abraham Lincoln will be portrayed by Mr.Ellis at the Mt. Pulaski Schools. <click here for information>


Saturday Before Easter Sunday

2013 Annual Vonderlieth Living Center

Easter Egg Roll

Sat., March 30, 10 am

sponsored by Mt. Pulaski JC's

   Mount Pulaski Cemetery10:00 am on Veteran's Memorial bluff - North Side of town 
         American Legion Post 447, VFW Post 777 & SAL Squadron 447 Flag & Rifle Honor Guard Salute - band - speakers
         flags decorate all veteran graves
         Presentation of flowers by children and wreaths by Mt. Pulaski veterans units, City of Mt. Pulaski and various civic organizations
         Reading of names of local deceased veterans, POW's and/or Armed Forces Personnel killed in action or died of war-related wounds or sickness
         Invocation and Benediction by local minister
Rain:  Mt. Pulaski American Legion Hall
   Vonderleith Living Center -
11:00 am - on north side of town along RTE 54
         Visit with living center Armed Forces Veteran patients and their families
         Prayer by local minister
   Steenbergen Cemetery Chapel - 11:30 am - 3 mi south of Mt. Pulaski via Illiopolis Blacktop - "Bo Jacks" road
                                                                               west 1/2 mi. off of Illiopolis Blacktop
         American Legion Post 447, VFW Post 777 and SAL Squadron 447 Flag & Rifle Honor Guard Salute - MPHS band, piano & singing - speakers 
         15 ft. flags each designated and marked with a name of a veteran buried in this cemetery (Civil War to present)
              - along pathways throughout the cemetery
         Invocation and Benediction by local minister


2013 Summer Concerts

Mount Pulaski Community Band

Courthouse Band Stand
Vonderlieth Living Center


Independence Day - Thursday, July 4th
   Town-wide garage sales (dawn to dusk)
 Annual VFW Fried Chicken Dinner - 10:30 - 1:30 (VFW Hall on South Side of Square)

   Fire Works - west side of town - free

121st Annual Fall Festival

September 6, 7  2013



2013 Mt. Pulaski Fall Festival:

 Craft Show Information
Craft Show Entry Form


2013 Fall Festival Schedule of Events (not finalized, yet)




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    Lincoln Daily News Article - 8 Sept. 2009

   Rides, entertainment, music; food venders; Methodist Church homemade ice cream & homemade pies
   Evening dinners under the tent (Thurs, Fri. Sat., 5pm - 8pm) - tickets can be bought at the tent door
   Check last year's Fall Festival Event

2013 25th Annual Christmas on Vinegar Hill - November 23 - 24
    Vendors at various locations throughout the town - churches, American Legion Hall, VFW Hall, Grade School, businesses, residences
    Oodles of food, candies, holiday items, gifts and collectables.

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