Weekend Events

Saturday, Sept. 7, 9 a.m.-4p.m.
Standish Park
Family activities, performances by Midwest Dance Group, Emerging Artists Tent.

Great Cardboard Boat Regatta
Sunday, Sept. 8, 1 p.m.
Lake Storey
Competition among wide variety of cardboard boats created to be attractive and unique. Fun for whole family. Instant boat kits available beginning at 11 a.m. Entry fee is $25 for boats. Watch the race for free!

Annual Rubber Duck Race
Sunday, Sept. 8, 2 p.m. (Follows Cardboard Boat Regatta)
Lake Storey
Cheer on your “adopted” duck ($5 per duck) Revenue generated from this family friendly fundraising event allows the Galesburg Public Schools Foundation to award monetary grants to district schools.

National Stearman Fly-In Events
Galesburg Municipal Airport
Activities daily

Bishop Hill Chautauqua
Saturday, Sept. 7
Bishop Hill
Free family-oriented event where you will hear re-enactors tell inspiring stories about the historical characters they are portraying. Begins at 1 p.m. in the Gazebo in Town Square. www.bishophillheritage.org