All programs are presented at the Fulton (Martin House) Museum, located at 707 - 10th Avenue, on the third Sunday of the month, at 2:00pm (exceptions are the cemetery programs). Refreshments are served.
NOTE: The north entrance of the museum is handicap accessible.
Wild Winter Wednesdays is held with a different program each week at the Windmill Cultural Center, from 9 - 11am. Light refreshments are served and goodies are made using the flours milled at de Immigrant Windmill. Programs are free, but donations are welcome. Sponsored by the Windmill Area Education Committee with grant funds from F.A.C.E. and D.S. Flikkema.
The first weekend in May the residents of Fulton gather celebrate their Dutch heritage. The first permanent Dutch settler arrived at what was to become the City of Fulton in 1835. It has never been explained why so many Holland immigrants were attracted to this small Midwestern area; despite that they continued to arrive and by 1891, 198 families called Fulton home. In1974 the Community Christian School Auxiliary organized the first authentic Dutch Dinner.
May 4 & 5, 2018 from 10am - 4pm Cost: $2 adults and $1 children
The Early American Crafters portray pioneer living.
A free shuttle service to Heritage Canyon will be available on Saturday, May 5, from 10am to 4pm. The shuttle will run continuously from Fulton City Hall (415 11th Avenue) to Heritage Canyon. The last pick up will be at 4pm from Heritage Canyon.
2018 Tourism Events at Fulton Windmill Cultural Center
Events are sponsored by de Immigrant Volunteer Millers with a grant from D.S. Flikkema Foundation, unless otherwise noted. All events are held at the Windmill Cultural Center at 111-10th Avenue in Fulton, IL.
The Windmill Cultural Center is located across the street from Fulton’s de Immigrant Dutch Windmill at the corner of 10th Avenue and 1st Street on the historic Lincoln Highway.