Illinois Bicentennial Plaza Dedication

Signature Event
Illinois Bicentennial Plaza Rendering


Sunday, August 26, 2018


Illinois Bicentennial Plaza , NEAR: 428 S. Fifth Street , Springfield, Illinois


3:15 pm - 5:00 pm


On Sunday, August 26, 2018 – “Constitution Day in Illinois” – together with the Illinois Bicentennial, the city of Springfield and the Illinois REALTORS®, we will officially dedicate Bicentennial Plaza, a REALTOR® Community Partnership. This event is a Signature Event of the Illinois Bicentennial.

Bicentennial Plaza is a new pedestrian walkway linking the Lincoln Home National Historic Site to the east with the Governor’s Mansion to the west along the Jackson Street corridor in historic downtown Springfield. The Plaza is dedicated to Abraham Lincoln’s vision for America as a country with opportunity and equality for all.


Cost of Admission: $Free

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