Featured Event June 22-25 = Annual
Galesburg Illinois Railroad Days.
The presence of exceptional rail facilities has greatly influenced
Galesburg's development as a commercial and industrial center in Western
Illinois. Galesburg salutes the railroad's contribution during the
annual Galesburg Railroad Days celebration that is held the fourth
weekend of June. Events include: Galesburg Jaycees Rib Cook-Off, OAKS
Flea Market & Dinner, Galesburg Railroad Museum exhibits, On-Track
Displays, Railyard Bus Tour, Galesburg Historical Society Flea Market,
Model Train & Railroadiana Show, Antique Tractor Display, Military
Vehicle Display, Toy Show at Carl Sandburg College, Carnival, Street
Fair and Much More. Whether you're a railroad enthusiast or looking for
events for the entire family, you will find it at Galesburg Railroad
Days. Download a complete event brochure at
Featured Shop Visit Southern Memories
and Cottage Rose Tea Room. They are located on Old Highway
Hours are for the shop: Wed.-Sat. 10am to 5pm and for the Tea Room:
Wed.-Sat. 11am to 3pm. T Visitors may find anything from rustic farmhouse to
vintage styled home decor; with antique furniture, southern relics, and
specialty clothing & jewelry items. For more information call
573-856-4131 or visit
The Asheford Program is an
internationally recognized, professional-level "Profit & Pleasure"
on the study of antiques, collectibles and appraising. Click
here for more information.
Your Midwest resource for Fun and Adventure with antique, specialty and boutique shops, day
trips to historic towns and entertaining events.
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has detailed event listings.
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