Thank you for visiting our 2023 Arts in the Park event page! We look forward to another wonderful weekend at historic Lincoln Park on June 24th & 25th. Please check back frequently for updates!
SIDEWALK CHALK CONTEST
Sponsored by Classic Home Realty - Heather Cunningham
We will have two Sidewalk Chalk Contests on Saturday. The morning Contest will be held from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM and the afternoon Contest will be held from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM.
Bring your own chalk or use ours; the Sidewalk Chalk Contest is a family favorite as patrons get to look at the artwork all weekend long.
Registration is free and starts at 9:30 AM and prizes are awarded! All ages welcome.
Located south of the Lincoln Park Pavilion near the Playground.
ART ON WHEELS
Presented by the Illiana Antique Automobile Club
The Art on Wheels Car Show presented by the Illiana Antique Automobile Club is held Saturday. Registration opens at 9:00 AM and the Show is from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Open show for Cars, Trucks, and Customs, Street Rods, Special Interest, Discontinued Makes & Models.
Awards to Top 50 - Plus Best of Show including Door Prizes, 100 Dash Plaques and Participant Vote.
Entry Fee $10.00
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Kool 92.9, Good Times... Great Oldies.
CHILDREN'S ART TENT
Sponsored by Carmack Car Capital, Inc.
Bring the whole family to the Children's Art Tent, an Arts in the Park staple.
The Children's Art Tent will be packed with art activities for kids of all ages.
Open Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM and Sunday 11 AM - 5 PM.
The Lamon House was built in Danville around 1847 by Joseph B. and Melissa Beckwith Lamon. Melissa was the daughter of Dan Beckwith, founder of Danville, IL. Joseph was a cousin to Ward Hill Lamon, Lincoln's law partner and body guard.
It is one of the oldest frame residences in Danville and was moved from West North Street to its present location in 1984.
The Lamon House will be open:
June 25 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM and
June 26 from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The author, Bob O'Connor, one of the very special guests, will be portraying Ward Hill Lamon.
Arts in the Park will be packed with food options :
BIG AL’S SHAKEUPS
LOW LIFE KITCHEN
HANGRY FOOD TRAILER
DOGG POUND BBQ
GRANDPA’S HOMEMADE ICE CREAM
POP’S SMOKE HOUSE KETTLE CORN
SUPPORT ARTS IN THE PARK!
If you would like to Donate, go to the link at the top of the page, click here, scan this QR code, or find an Arts in the Park Board Member at the Information / Artist Hospitality Tent Saturday or Sunday. Thank you!