Lincoln Highway Days in Iowa this weekend

The 28th annual Lincoln Highway Days will be held in Nevada, Iowa, starting today, August 26–28, 2011. Each day will feature carnival rides and games, food, and much more.

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Friday, Aug. 26: Celebrate with fun on the Story County 4-H grounds. Lincoln Highway Days Rodeo. Teen and adult dances with live music and refreshments.

Saturday morning Aug. 27: One of the biggest parades in Story County. National Guard honors our Soldiers at War along the route of the Lincoln Highway. Klassy Kruisers antique cars. Antique Tractors. BBQ contest. Lincoln Highway Day’s Baby contest. More teen dancing.

Sunday Aug. 28: A grand day for walking through the Craft building and the Varied Industry building and the Flea Market.

The first Lincoln Highway Day was held October 1983, in conjunction with a celebration of the finished railroad overpass west of Nevada.

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2 Responses to “Lincoln Highway Days in Iowa this weekend”

  1. Lincoln Highway Days in Nevada, IA through Sunday | Lincoln Highway Association Says:

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  2. Judy Trumpy Says:

    When is the scheduled LHDays for 2012? We would like to walk in the parade as a political entry.
    Thanks! Judy

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