NEWS

Aledo Antique Days schedule

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Saturday,  Aug. 29

6 a.m. - 10 p.m. - Aledo volunteer firemen will be serving up warm, delicious pancakes at the fire station– 200 NE 2nd St

11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Kiwanis pork chop lunch– in Aledo’s Central Park Pavilion.

11 a.m. - ??

Many great food vendors will be located in the parking lot north of Central Park. Aledo also offers many wonderful and unique restaurants.

That's Entertainment!

On the Band Shell Stage & Otherwise!

Remember to bring your lawn chairs.

9  - 11 a.m.

The Hammer and Pick

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Don’t Be Brother Irish Band

1 - 3 p.m.

Vintage Re-Issue

What's Going on in the Park?

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Bake sales, Main Street Farmer’s Market, Kettle Korn, roasted almonds, food vendors, entertainment, kids activities and Heritage Crafts

All Day

Aledo Main Street information booth – Schedule of events, maps, mural brochures and much more. We will be offering Antique Days sweatshirts and long sleeve T-shirts in fall colors! Goody Bags with free Jack Be Little Pumpkin Seeds! (Hurry-limited amount available)

Other Main Attractions

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tractor Show and Engine Show – North of Central Park parking lot. Bring a tractor or just walk through and take in the sights. A tractor ride will take place at 1:30 p.m. to the Genesis Senior Living, Aledo and back.

8 am - 4 pm

Main Street Car Show - Car owners of all makes and models come to downtown Aledo to show off their cherished automobiles. Located on East and West Main Street/North and South College Avenue.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Antique Market - Many quality spaces have been sold this year. The event will be on the Mercer County Courthouse lawn.

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Kids activities – Located east of Central Park - jumping balloon, face painting, games for kids of all ages.

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Western Illinois Model Train Club – Visit the two scale layouts of over 400 feet of mainline track. Second floor of 118 E. Main St.

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Friends of the Library Book Sale – Located at historic Mercer Carnegie Library. 200 N. College Ave.

10 a.m. - ?

Pioneer demonstrations – By the Mercer County Historical Society– located throughout the downtown.

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Essley Noble Museum - Step back in time with a visit to the Essley Noble Museum- 1406 SE 2nd Ave.

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Heritage Craft Show – Central Park

Source: Aledo Main Street