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Fourth at the Fort

Sunday, July 3, 2022
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Fourth at the Fort
Fourth at the Fort

Celebrate our nation's birth the 1832 way! Play a game of town ball (the precursor to baseball), cool off with a water race, and listen to speeches, toasts, and petitions! Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch, or take out from your favorite restaurant, and enjoy the fun.

Please note that this event is the Sunday BEFORE the actual 4th of July holiday. The Apple River Fort will be closed on Monday, July 4th.

Location ( Map )
Apple River Fort State Historic Site
311 E. Myrtle Street
Elizabeth, IL 61028

(815) 858-2028

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Nearest Intersection
Route 20 and E. Myrtle St.

Directions from nearest highway
Take Route 20 to Elizabeth, IL. Turn onto E. Myrtle St. and then turn right onto Old Fort Road.

For more information visit our website.

Admission: Suggested Donation
Adults: $4
Children: $2
Seniors: $4

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