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Lincoln Presidential
Half Marathon

Fun events for
the whole family
Throughout the year there are hundreds of
festivals and events giving you even more
to do during your visit to Springfield.
Have a blast at the Illinois State Fair, or
head downtown for an art fair or music
festival celebrating the best local, regional
and national talents. Find farmer's markets,
motorcycle races, car shows, and theatrical
performances on any one of the many
Springfield stages. Come and enjoy
Springfield events that are sure to make
your vacation a legendary experience.
Springfield Mile

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Old State Capitol
Run where Lincoln walked.
The Midwest's premier half
marathon takes participants
past Springfield's major
Lincoln sites, including his
home and tomb. Registration
information is available online.
Registration fee
217-492-5823
runabe.net

Annual Vietnam
Veterans 24-Hour Vigil

Illinois Vietnam Veterans
Memorial
To honor the Illinois POW/
MIAs of Vietnam and all wars
and conflicts. Free
217-782-2717
facebook.com/
StateHistoricSites
OfSpringfieldIL

Fat Ass 5K & Street Party
for Charity

Downtown Springfield
The race route for this one-ofa-kind charity event includes
beer, ice cream, donut and
corn dog stations as well

as live entertainment and
surprises throughout. You
can run the entire course,
or take the 1/10 mile detour
straight to the Celtic Mist Pub.
The Friday night street party
includes a pig roast and
live music. Registration fee
217-525-1111
fatass5k.com

Old Capitol Art Fair

Downtown Springfield Old Capitol Plaza
Held in historic downtown
Springfield, surrounding the
Old State Capitol. This Fair
has 150 juried artists in a
range of media including
oil/acrylic, ceramics,
photography, jewelry, mixed
media, metal, wood, drawing,
fibers, glass, sculpture,
watercolor, and printmaking.
A children's tent for ages 2-15
will be open, selling authentic
artwork at small prices - a
great way for your child to
begin a love of art! There
will also be a variety of food
vendors and musical acts for
entertainment. Free
217-971-7442
socaf.org

Lincoln's New Salem

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