• Winter Preview 2017


    The leaves are falling which means that cold weather and winter is upon us. Here are some of the many things to do this season along the Lincoln Highway.
    Start off the season at the Chris Kringle Market in Ottawa. This Holiday Market is from December 1-3 and 8-10, is filled with goodies, food and more!
    Downtown Frankfort’s Christkindl weekend is December 2nd and 3rd. Bring the family for the 32nd annual Christmas celebration with horsedrawn wagon rides, caroling, craft station, cooking decorating, hot chocolate and more to get you into the holiday spirit.
    Take a Metra train from ...

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Fun Facts!

  • The first name proposed for the Lincoln Highway was the Coast-to-Coast Rock Highway.
  • By 1927 90% of Americans owned an automobile.
  • The Town of Fulton, Illinois has an authentic, working Dutch windmill.
  • Chicago Heights Illinois is known as The Crossroads of the Nation, because the Lincoln and Dixie Highways intersect.
  • The very first Seedling Mile is located in Malta, Illinois.