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5th Annual Blue Carpet Corridor Festival - Miners, Mobsters & the Mother Road
Date & Time
5/18/19 - 5/19/19
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Description
Route 66 enthusiasts and car club members will be motoring on the Illinois Route 66 Blue Carpet Corridor Saturday-Sunday, May 18-19, to celebrate the famous “Main Street of America” on the Blue Carpet Corridor Coalition's fourth annual festival weekend. From Auburn south to Collinsville on several historic alignments of Route 66, thirteen communities will be highlighting the Miners, Mobsters, and Mother Road history of this section of Route 66.

2019 BLUE CARPET CORRIDOR PASSPORT STOPS
SAT., MAY 18, 8 AM – 5 PM; SUN., MAY 19, 10 AM – 4 PM

AUBURN
Double-decker Bandstand, City Square, 110 N. Fifth St.

VIRDEN
Showtime Lanes Family Fun Center, 1515 N. Springfield St. (both days 6 am – 8 pm)
Silvernick's New & Used/Virden Welcome Center, 231 E. Jackson St. (Sat. 8-5 & Sun. 10-4)

GIRARD
Doc's Soda Fountain & Pharmacy Museum, 133 S. Second St.

CARLINVILLE
Cherry Tree Gifts & Souvenirs, 236 East Side Square

GILLESPIE
Illinois Coal Museum, 121 S. Macoupin St.

STAUNTON
Henry's Ra66it Ranch, 1107 Historic Old Route 66 ( Sat. 9 am – 5 pm)
Vintage Station, 225 Phillips St. (Sun. 10 am – 5 pm)
Max B. Mullins & Mayfield's Landscaping, 120 S. Hibbard St. (Sun. 10 am – 4 pm)

DeCAMP STATION
8767 IL SR4, south of Staunton

HAMEL
Weezy's Route 66 Bar & Grill, 108 S. Old U.S. Route 66

EDWARDSVILLE
222 Artisan Bakery, 222 N. Main St.

NANA'S HIDDEN ATTIC
I-55 and IL SR 108, north of Litchfield

LITCHFIELD
Niehaus Cycle Sales, 718 Old Route 66 North

MT. OLIVE
Soulsby Station, 710 W. First South St.

PINK ELEPHANT ANTIQUE MALL
908 Veterans Memorial Dr. at Livingston

TROY
Troy Times-Tribune newspaper, 201 E. Market St.

COLLINSVILLE
Collinsville Historical Museum, 406 W. Main St.
D. D. Collins House, 621 W. Main St.

For more information go to www.bluecarpetcorridor.org, email il66bcc@gmail.com, or call (618) 307-5049.

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Location
Southern Illinois Route 66
Auburn to Collinsville, IL

Contact
(618) 307-5049