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Apple 'n Pork Festival

Event date: 9/29/2018 9:00 AM - 9/30/2018 5:00 PM Export event
Apple 'n Pork Festival
Elaine Evans
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Apple 'n Pork Festival

C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum

The 50th annual Apple ‘n Pork Festival will take place September 29 & 30, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. both days, at the C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum in Clinton, Illinois. The festival, which began with a pot of soup and a stack of sandwiches, has grown to be one of downstate Illinois’ most popular festivals. Today, the festival offers more than 25 booths featuring numerous types of old-fashioned, harvest-time apple and pork foods; tours of the home of Abraham Lincoln’s law partner and personal friend, C.H. Moore; a juried art show; large flea market; demonstrating craftsmen offering their items for sale; an antique tractor and farm equipment exhibit; living history Civil War interpreters; meal grinding, rope making, chair caning, coopering, woodcarving and blacksmithing demonstrations; free live musical entertainment; pony rides; tomahawk throwing; free admission to the farm and railroad exhibit buildings; Pigs on Parade contest and much more. 

Admission to the festival and flea market grounds is free. For more information, go to www.chmoorehomestead.org or our official Apple ‘n Pork Festival Facebook page. 

Location:
C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum
Address 219 E. Woodlawn 
Clinton, Illinois 61727 (Map)



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