Fulton Events (23 items)

Monday, 30 May 2016

Feed Our Children

Feed Our Children Program begins May 31st and will continue throughout the Summer 2016. Sack lunches will be served every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. These free lunches can be picked up at First Reformed Church in their basement located at 510 15th Ave. Fulton,…
Thursday, 30 June 2016

The River as Time Machine

Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Thursday, June 30, 2016.  Refreshments will be served at 6:00 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30 p.m. The River as a Time Machine, Brian “Fox” Ellis, Illinois Humanities Roads Scholar
Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Korea: The Forgotten War

Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 6:00 pm KOREA: The Forgotten War, Terry Dingmon, Korean War Veteran/Retired Volunteer Miller
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, 11 August 2016

Fulton Summer Nights-August

Fulton Summer Nights - "Summer in the City" August 11, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm on 1st Street in front of the Windmill along the Levee (Den Besten Park) Join the First Reformed Church and Second Reformed Churchfor the 3rd Fulton Summer Nights of the season! Enjoy fun game time…
Friday, 12 August 2016

Lincoln Buy-Way Garage Sales

All of Fulton, Illinois 8am to 2 pm August 12th & 13th Experience one of the country’s largest yard sales spanning several states along the Lincoln Highway.  A 2016 Fulton Sales Map will be attached to this page as the date comes nearer (see below). Fulton residents can sign up…
Saturday, 20 August 2016

Masonic Pride Day Ice Cream Social

Come to the Fulton Masonic Lodge located at 1014 4th Street on Saturday, August 20, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for an Icecream Social.  This event is open to the public and is being held to celebrate Masonic Pride Day.  
Mary Nelson, with the University of Illinois Extension Service, will be at the Andresen Nature Center to give an interesting and informative presentation on "Fall Gardening - including vegetables for Fall"  on Friday, August 26, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Andresen Nature Center 409 N 4th Street Fulton, IL…
Windmill Cultural Center – Miller Program Monday, August 29, 2016 at 6:00 pm The Murder of Eunice Rockefeller: An Unfortunate Affair, Russ Fry, Local Historian (Retired)
Thursday, 08 September 2016

Culinary Walk (Berries)

Downtown Fulton Thursday September 8th, 2016 from 4pm-7pm Local business offer flavorful items featuring the same main ingredient.  Door prizes and special sales will beavailable.  This year the tasty ingredient is berries....yes sweet, tart, juicy, or just plain fresh berries. The Culinary Walk will take place from 4-7pm in Downtown…
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 Fall Festival

Celebrate the Autumn season in Downtown Fulton, at Fulton Fall Fest (traditionally 10 am to 4 pm) with a car show, live music, beer garden, and seasonal food like s'mores, caramel corn, caramel apples, etc. For the kids there will be gunny sack races, pumpkin painting, make n take crafts,…
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
Friday, 04 November 2016

Highway Holiday Hop Shop

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.
Friday, 02 December 2016

Fulton Christmas Walk

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…
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