Annual Cache River Days starts Sept. 4

cache river days

Friday, Sept. 4 through Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015
Annual Cache River Days
All Day
City Park in Ullin, Illinois

Don’t miss the 21st Annual Cache River Days in Ullin. Food, music, exhibits, and family activities are just part of the fun. Enjoy guided canoe tours through the Cache River Wetlands; resource staff will provide an intimate look at ancient bald cypress trees while experiencing the sights and sounds of one of the largest remaining wetland resources in Illinois.

The theme for the parade that will be Saturday morning will be “Let the Good Times Flow.” Many other activities include: great food, canoe trips, beauty pageants, softball tournament, bounce house, train rides, 5K walk/run, pancake breakfast on Saturday, flea market and antiques and craft vendors.

Music will be provided both Saturday and Sunday at the park pavilion, and face painting will be offered. Food vendors will be set up for the entire weekend. Community worship and fellowship service is being planned. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.

Reserve your spot for the free canoe trip starting August 5th by calling Cypress Creek National Wildlife Refuge at 618-634-2231. For festival information, call 618-845-3445. Website