Events

Events

Sep
15
Sat
Vintage Farm Equipment Show @ Bridge Park
Sep 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Vintage Farm Equipment Show @ Bridge Park

Supporting and Preserving the Agricultural History of Henry County

Walk around the displays and visit with the owners of vintage farm equipment including horse drawn equipment, hit-miss engines, farm tractors and equipment, lawn and garden tractors, vintage farm trucks, and vintage motorcycles.  Listen to their stories and enjoy the opportunity to see some one of a kind vintage and custom machines.  Also, don’t miss the blacksmithing and horse farrier demonstrations!

A main focus of this show is the Young Collectors Group.  The youth of today will preserve and carry on the traditions of our hobbies and agricultural history.  Ask the young collectors displaying their equipment about their item!

Take a stroll through the display area set aside for friends and families of the hobbyists who have passed away.

Donations will be accepted and given to museums in Henry County dedicated to preserving agricultural history for future generations.

Sep
16
Sun
Vintage Farm Equipment Show @ Bridge Park
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Vintage Farm Equipment Show @ Bridge Park

Supporting and Preserving the Agricultural History of Henry County

Walk around the displays and visit with the owners of vintage farm equipment including horse drawn equipment, hit-miss engines, farm tractors and equipment, lawn and garden tractors, vintage farm trucks, and vintage motorcycles.  Listen to their stories and enjoy the opportunity to see some one of a kind vintage and custom machines.  Also, don’t miss the blacksmithing and horse farrier demonstrations!

A main focus of this show is the Young Collectors Group.  The youth of today will preserve and carry on the traditions of our hobbies and agricultural history.  Ask the young collectors displaying their equipment about their item!

Take a stroll through the display area set aside for friends and families of the hobbyists who have passed away.

Donations will be accepted and given to museums in Henry County dedicated to preserving agricultural history for future generations.

Nov
30
Fri
Atkinson Christmas Festival
Nov 30 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Atkinson Christmas Festival @ Atkinson | Illinois | United States

Three full hours of cheer during Atkinson Christmas Festival! Santa arrives by fire truck and will hear Christmas wishes and lists at the Township Hall. Sample and vote for your favorite Five Roaster Chili Competition downtown at L&J Hometown Market.  Meander downtown and visit the local businesses, treats for all!  Line up the kids for the Reindeer Fun Run downtown at State Street, Pluck a Penguin duck to win a prize, both young and old! Ugly Christmas Sweaters are requested, the secret ugly sweater patrol will be out, winner takes all! The cheerful holiday evening will end when everyone’s had enough fun!