Illinois Bicentennial Route 66 Motorcycle Ride

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When

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Where

Route 66 Illinois, TBD, Chicago, Riverside, Joliet, Dwight, Pontiac, Bloomington/Normal, Atlanta, Springfield, Carlinville, Litchfield, Edwardsville, Illinois

Time

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

What

On August 26, 2018 – the 200th Birthday of the Illinois Constitution – Governor Rauner will lead a motorcycle ride on Route 66, featuring stops at Illinois’ Route 66 roadside attractions.

The event will culminate at the new Illinois Bicentennial Plaza in Springfield, which is  a pedestrian walkway that will link the Abraham Lincoln Home Historic Site with the Illinois Executive Mansion and State Capitol.

                 

Cost of Admission: $TBD

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