Ever feel like it’s a treasure hunt just to find some decent antiques? Well, Lincoln City is your one stop shopping place! Lincoln City has their annual Antique Week every February. It’s a 10 day event with over 80 dealers willing and waiting for your business! They even kick off the week with an Abraham Lincoln themed scavenger hunt going from one antique store to another! Click here for the link:
Special Glass drops with be done during that week as well, from the modern day glass floats to the old Japanese style glass floats. They are evening doing a special drop with just solid red glass floats to celebrate the annual Redhead Round-Up, which originated in 1931.
Not only will you be able to view the best of the best antiques, but you will also get to learn a lot about the history of Lincoln City with guided tours around the town. You can also enjoy a movie at the historic Bijou Theater, “Abraham Lincoln in Illinois.” Considered one of the best Abraham Lincoln films, travel back in time as you enjoy this 1940 classic film. Originally a Pulitzer Prize winning play, the silver screen edition is directed by John Cromwell and stars Raymond Massey as President Lincoln. This classic was nominated by the Academy for both the Best Actor and Best Cinematography awards. $2 admission.