The City of Gillespie and The Illinois Coal Museum at Gillespie invite you to the 1st Annual May Day Celebration!
The day begins with a historic market dedication at the Theatre Colonial, 1 block east of the Coal Museum with welcoming and introduction by Dave Tucker.
Don't miss a chance to check out the grand reopening of the museum with a new floorplan and enhanced exhibits!
A fun street fair will also be taking place during the day with a fun run/walk, local history competition, food, and artist booths to explore. There is something for the whole family at this May Day Celebration!
Click here for a full schedule of the day.
This event is sponsored by Mythic Mississippi Project, Illinois Route 66, Great Rivers & Routes, and Grow Gillespie.