Event date: 10/11/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Export event Elaine Evans / Sunday, February 11, 2018 / Categories: Bicentennial Event We’re Gonna Party Like it is 1818! DuPage County Historical Museum Who were the people who founded our State of Illinois 200 years ago? What did they dream about? What did they eat? How did they dress? And, most importantly how did they celebrate becoming the 21st state in the United States of America? Enjoy an evening of partying like it’s 1818 with Ellie of Ellie Presents to celebrate Illinois becoming the 21st state! Sample the food, have your silhouette made, dance the dances, and hear the music that may have played as Illinois celebrated its birthday 200 years ago. This celebration is free and open to members of the public of all ages. Please register here. Additional information can be found at dupagemuseum.org or call 630-510-4941. Location: DuPage County Historical Museum 102 E. Wesley Street Wheaton, IL 60187 (Map) Brought to you by: Culinary Historians of Northern Illinois and the DuPage County Historical Museum. Print 1084 Rate this article: No rating Tags: Bicentennial Event DuPage County Food Please login or register to post comments.