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Illinois Wheelmen Events

This webpage has been put up to provide members of The Wheelmen, especially those residing in Illinois, with the full and latest details of officially sanctioned events. Accordingly, not all local parades and appearances put on by isolated members will appear here.

This website shows only a few of the Wheelmen activities. For more information, use this link: The Wheelmen
The EVENTS page in that website will have a wider range of events across the country.

Local Illinois Wheelmen

June 9 & 10, 2012

1900 America Chautauqua

Midway Village & Museum
Rockford, IL

11 AM - 5 PM

June 29  & July 1, 2012

Pontiac, Illinois
175th Anniversary Festival
& Pre-WWII Festival

In addition to local riding and a demonstration area, come an enjoy tghe festival, thew swinging bridges, and the several local historic museums including the Pontiac Oakland Automobile Museum.

info: 815-842-2345

Saturday the 30th is the big day of the festival, but all Wheelmen are welcome to attend on any of the three days
July 4, 2012

Lake Bluff Parade
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Highland Park Parade
Highland Park, Illinois
10 AM

Evanston Parade
Evanston, Illinois
2 PM

Come and join the Illinois Wheelmen in these fine parades. Evanston in particular is one great parade.
June 19 - 21, 2012

Wheelmen Annual Meet

Findlay, Ohio
August 5, 2012

Vintage Transport Extravaganza

Illinois Railway Museum
Union, Illinois

8 AM - 5 PM

This is not a coordinated Wheelmen event. Show up with your bike, get free entrance and access to train rides, ride around the huge museum grounds, park under a shade tree and talk to other visitors, spend hours viewing the hundreds of antique motorcycles, cars and trucks.


Copyright Paul Schmidt 2008
Revised February 2012