Fulton Events (15 items)

Enjoy a trip to Fulton this summer and fall as the American Queen, the largest steamboat ever built, will be docking on July 28th, Aug 11th, Sept 22nd, and Oct 6th. The City of Fulton will be rolling out the red carpet for the guests who will disembark for a…
Thursday, 01 September 2016

Fulton Chamber Color Run/Walk/Ride

The Fulton Chamber of Commerce is holding a Color Run/Walk/Ride event to kick off Fulton Fall Fest on Sat. Sept. 24, 2016.  Registration forms can be picked up at the Robert Fulton Community Center at 912-4th Street, Fulton, IL  61252.  Call 815-589-3925 for more infomation.  We hope to see you…
Fulton Historical Society/Martin House Museum September 18—2:00 p.m. “WHITESIDE:  SAMUEL, THE MAN; THE GENERAL, THE WAR HERO, THE NAMESAKE OF OUR COUNTY AND THE SHIP NAMED IN HIS HONOR. “ This PowerPoint will be presented by Stephanie Vavra of Morrison, IL as we all learn about General Samuel Whiteside.
Saturday, 24 September 2016

Fulton Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival

The Fulton Chamber of Commerce would like you to celebrate the autumn season with “A Harvest of Memories” in Downtown Fulton, at Fulton Fall Fest on Sept. 24, 2016 from 10 am to 4 pm with a car show, live bands, and seasonal food like caramel corn, caramel apples, grilled…
Thursday, 29 September 2016

The History of Baseball

Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:00 pm The History of Baseball, Dr. Bruce Storey, Black Hawk College
Saturday, 15 October 2016

Beggar's Walk

Heritage Canyon October 15, 2016 Times TBD Walk to various buildings along the illuminated path, for treats and a few tricks.  The Canyon is filled with eerie sights and sounds, it is a spooktacular haunt for all ages!   For more information please contact (815) 589-3925.
Fulton Historical Society/Martin House Museum  October 23—2:00 p.m. “HISTORY OF THE SALOONS-TAVERNS-BARS IN FULTON.”  This is one of the most interesting and enjoyable research projects conducted by FHS.  In 1856, there were 26 saloons in Fulton.  Licensing, Breweries and Services provided will be the topic of this PowerPoint presentation.
Friday, 28 October 2016

John McCarthy's Woodbridge

Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 6:00 pm John McCarthy’s Woodbridge (Video), Friends of St. Mary’s Church, Woodbridge England
All of Fulton and a few surrounding communties participate in this holiday shopping event. Retail shops, service businesses, and restaurants are here to meet your needs. November 4th & 5th, 11th & 12th from 9 am to 5pm. Last year's guide is below. 2016's participating communities and businesses within them…
Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 2:00 pm Thanksgiving: From Pilgrims to Pioneers, Sarah Uthoff, Laura Ingalls Wilder Researcher
Sunday, 13 November 2016

The Forgotten War - Korea

Fulton Historical Society/Martin House Museum November 13—2:00 p.m. “THE FORGOTTEN WAR—KOREA”   Mr. Bob Brands, of Morrison, IL; a medal recipient will discuss his military service in the 1950’s during the Korean conflict.  Other veterans of this era will be honored on this Veteran’s Day weekend program.
Fulton's Downtown Dec. 2, 2016 from 5-7:30 pm. Other events begin earlier and end later. Theme - TBD Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season in Downtown Fulton.  What can you expect other than friendly smalltown neighbors in a decorated Downtown? In past years..... Tree Lighting at 5:00…
Friday, 02 December 2016

WCC's Christmas Activities

Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Friday, December 2, 2016 at 5:00 pm Fulton Christmas Walk, activities TBD
Saturday, 03 December 2016

Breakfast with Santa

Bote Santa & the Mrs. will be at the Fire Station to have breakfast with you and pass out some candy canes too! Date:  Saturday, December 3, 2016 Time:  TBA Location:  Fulton Fire Station, 1802 16th Avenue Cost:  By Donation Types of Food: In past years...... Pancakes, Sausage Patties, Scrambled…
Saturday, 03 December 2016

Christmas at Heritage Canyon

Heritage Canyon Dec. 3, 2016 from 12-7pm. The Early American Crafters will celebrate the holiday season at Heritage Canyon with an illuminated walk starting at dusk. The event will run from 12 pm to 7 pm. Visit the canyon to experience pioneer come to live with teh Early American Crafters,…