Our thanks to Geoff Ladd, Logan County Representative and chairman of the Rt. 66 Heritage Foundation of Logan County for providing the following information for us to share:
7th Annual Car Cruise-In at The Mill on 66 in Lincoln IL, Saturday October 12th 11am-3pm
The public is welcome to check out The Mill Car Cruise-In Saturday, October 12th from 11am- 3pm as part of Illinois' National Scenic Byway Week activities at the old historic restaurant located at 738 S. Washington in Lincoln, IL. The annual meeting of the Route 66 Heritage Foundation of Logan County, the group that owns the historic site, is also the final event of the season for, and co-sponsored by, The Railsplitter Antique Auto Club.
Admission for visitors is free and as always donations are welcome. Vehicle registration for the Cruise-In is $5.00, with all proceeds going to saving The Mill. There will also be a 50/50 drawing, live acoustic music from special guest performers, and a special lunch meal on sale by Hallie's Restaurant, which is owned by Brian Huffman, a descendant of the Huffman family who owned the restaurant in its heyday. Tours will also be available of the landmark.