Lewis and Clark Camp DuBois State Historic Site
Lewis and Clark Camp DuBois State Historic Site

Calendar of Special Events 2017
One Lewis and Clark Trail
(GPS 3500 New Poag Rd.)
free parking

Fire pit cooking Lewis and Clark Camp DuBois State Historic SiteSATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017
Historic Baseball Game
Come and enjoy a recreation of America’s favorite past time as it was played in the early 1800’s. 4 local vintage baseball teams will compete on the grounds at Lewis and Clark State Historic Site

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, MAY 13 & 14, 2017
Point of Departure
Marking the anniversary of the Departure of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Lewis and Clark re-enactors will be here along with the White Pirogue. Demonstrators will include: blacksmithing, candle making, broom making, coopering, cooking, weaving, carving, and much more.

SATURDAY, JULY 22, 2017
Hummingbird Festival
From 9 a.m. until noon the site in cooperation with the Illinois Audubon Society will be catching and banding hummingbirds. 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017
Music Festival
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. performers, some in period clothing will play traditional music throughout the site. Local bluegrass favorites will be announced later.

SATURDAY SEPT. 16, 2017
Lewis & Clark Frontier Dog Walk
This event will center on walking your dogs on a two mile course to the Confluence Tower. Dogs may be walked around Camp River Dubois. The Event runs from 9 – noon.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, DEC. 9 & 10, 2017 Arrival at Camp River Dubois
This years Arrival Event will feature exhibitors of vintage tools, guns, rock & minerals, military re-enactors and artillery.

Lewis and Clark Camp DuBois State Historic Site

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