• 2018 Preview

    With 2018 on its way there are plenty of fun things to do in the upcoming year along the Lincoln Highway. Here is a preview of upcoming events.
    Homewood Chocolate Festival - Feburary 18th in Homewood is the 16th annual Homewood Chocolate Festival with baking demonstrations, variety of sweets, and an annual Chocolate Bake-Off Contest.
    Fulton Dutch Days - In the first full weekend in May, Fulton celebrates their Dutch heritage with a festival featuring Dutch dancing and costumes, a parade, food, and more! 
    Swedish Days Festival - Between June 19th and 24th celebrate Swedish heritage in Geneva with food, ...

  • Fun in the Winter

    Looking for fun things to do this winter? Check out our video on fun things to do while the weather is cold. 

  • Murals and Gazebos in the Winter

    Come to the Lincoln Highway to see murals and gazebos in the winter. Winter is a great place to explore what the Lincoln Highway has to offer. Check out our latest Youtube video!

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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.