Schuyler Street Stroll This Weekend

This weekend marks one of the most exciting weekends in Oquawka as residents prepare for the 4th Annual Schulyer Street Stroll Saturday September 30. Visit this facebook page for pictures from last year’s event.

The event begins at 9:00 a.m. and runs throughout the day with many activities, sites, vendors, and so much more!


CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT – Indian Park (Old Track on 8th St)
9:00am – camp open to the public
10:30am – Drill
11:00am – 1st battle
2:00pm – Al Ourth presents “A Day In The Life of a Union Soldier”
3:30pm – 2nd battle
7:00pm – 10:00pm – Public “dance” featuring Bucket Fish
Sunday, October 1
9:00am – camp open to the public
10:30am – Church Service with Pastor Mark Baker
12:00pm – battle
https://www.facebook.com/events/1506054059458602

CRAFT/VENDOR SHOW
9:00am – 3:00pm – on Schuyler Street between 2nd and 3rd

23rd ANNUAL OQUAWKA CAR SHOW
9:00am – 12:00pm – Registration near Midwest Bank
3:00pm – Awards
Cars will be lined up on Schuyler Street
https://www.facebook.com/events/1930787163818451

EVENTS AT MUSEUM PARK – 2nd and Schuyler
9:00am – 3:00pm – Clam Shell Button Cutting
located inside the Musuem (directly behind the stage)
9:00am – 3:00pm – Arrowhead Making
9:30am – Pet Parade
10:00am – 2:00pm -Live music – DeJay
12:00pm – Gunny Sack Races – all ages welcome
2:00pm – Money Scramble – will be three age groups

HORSESHOE PARK
10:00am – 12:00pm – Old Thyme Photos by FR Photography

BOY SCOUT TROOP 61 PANCAKE BREAKFAST
6:30am – 10:30am
located at Township Building – corner of Schuyler and 4th Street

OHC – HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT
Located at the Horseshoe Pits behind the Oquawka Current on 3rd
10:00am – Registration
11:00am – Tournament

THE CUTTING EDGE – 500 Schuyler Street
9:00am – 5:00pm – Robinson Carving Company – Chainsaw Carving
10:00am – 2:00pm – NWTF “Jake’s Take Aim” – kids are invited to shoot BB Guns in an inflatable range

ANTIQUE TRACTORS AND MOTORS
9:00am – 3:00pm – located at Oquawkiek Park – corner of Schuyler and 5th Street – contact Aaron Fisher for more info 319-572-8691

RIVER BANK FABRICS AND MORE – 307 Schuyler Street
12:30pm – Becky Wright – The Civil War Quilter – Orphans of War
presentation about A Soldier’s Quilt and what that quilt meant to him
will have antique quilts and reproductions on display

OQUAWKA VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT – 411 Warren Street
9:00am – grilled pork chops, ribeyes, hot dogs

OQUAWKA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH – North 3rd Street
11:00am – Chicken Noodle Dinner

SMITH CREEK POTTERY – 1655 E St Hwy 164 Biggsville
10:00am – 4:00pm – open

RHONDA’S GREENHOUSE AND GIFTS – East Rte 164 Oquawka
9:00am – 1:00pm – open

THE BELTED COW ORCHARD – 1821E St Hwy 164 Kirkwood
8:00am – 5:00pm

OCTOBER 1, 2017

OQUAWKA AMBULANCE BREAKFAST
6:00am – 10:00am
Located at the Oquawka Firestation
Free will donation. All proceeds will go towards upgrades at Vetaran’s Park.

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