Mount Pulaski Events


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th Anniversary Year [1836 - 2011]

photos & highlights of 2011

Tues., 10 Feb., 2015  New Herald News: "Taking Leave" - Mary Todd Lincoln's Last Day in the  
                                                                                White House
Mon., 9 Feb., 2015 New Herald News:  Abe's birthday celebration a success at Mt. Pulaski Courthouse fundraiser


Saturday Before Easter Sunday

 Annual Vonderlieth Living Center

Easter Egg Roll

sponsored by Mt. Pulaski JC's

Memorial Day - Monday, May 25

   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
inclement weather:  Mt. Pulaski American Legion Hall
   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


2015 Summer Concerts

Mount Pulaski Community Band

Courthouse Band Stand
Vonderlieth Living Center


Independence Day - Friday, July 4th
   Town-wide garage sales (dawn to dusk)
Annual Boy Scout Troop 122 BBQ Sandwich Sale

   Fire Works & live music - Frazier Park (SW side of town next to RR tracks)

123rd 2015 Annual Fall Festival <-- click here for all the reports & photos

September 11-12,  2015





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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

2015 27th Annual Christmas on Vinegar Hill - November 21

2015 27th Annual Christmas on Vinegar Hill - November 21
    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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