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2016

May-Nov

5-30

Route 66: The Road to Yesterday Exhibit

Pioneer Museum in Flagstaff, AZ

arizonahistoricalsociety.org/...

May-Oct

14-2

Route 66: radiance, rust, and revival on the mother road

Albuquerque, NM

Exhibit at the Albuquerque Museum

albuquerquemuseum.org/...

Jun-Dec

25-31

Route 66: Main Street Through St. Louis

Missouri History Museum, Saint Louis, MO

The exhibit runs till July 16th, 2017.

mohistory.org/...

Sep-Nov

11-4

Route 66: The Mother Road Eastward - Adventure Cycling

Santa Monica, CA - Chicago, IL

Eastbound cycling trip - advanced

adventurecycling.org/...

October

1-9

International Balloon Fiesta

Albuquerque, NM

balloonfiesta.com

October

1

Czech Festival

Yukon, OK

czechfestivaloklahoma.com

October

1-2

Just Crusin Car Show

Winslow, AZ

justcruisncarclub.com

October

1-29

Maple Leaf Festival

Carthage, MO

web

October

1

Needles Chamber of Commerce annual dinner - Route 66 90th Anniversary

Laughlin, NV

Reservations needed

needleschamber.com

October

2-16

National Route 66 Motor Tour

Joliet, IL to Santa Monica, CA

route66motortour.com

October

8

Cruise-In at the Mill

Lincoln, IL

savethemill.org
illinoisroute66.org/...

October

8

Rendezvous back to Route 66

San Bernardino, CA

rendezvoustoroute66.com

October

8

Birstow Car, Truck, Bike & Tractor Show

Birstow, OK

bristowchamber.com/...
travelok.com/...

October

8-9

Historic Route 66 Fall Fiesta

Grants, NM

October

10

Columbus Day

National Holiday

October

15

Ghosts of Fort Reno

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

fortreno.org/...
travelok.com/...

October

15-16

Route 66 Cuba Fest

Cuba, MO

October

20-23

Miles of Possibilities - Conference

Bloomington-Normal, IL

illinoisroute66.org/...

October

21-23

Route 66 flywheelers

Catoosa, OK

25th Annual show

route66flywheelers.org/...

October

22

Ghosts of Fort Reno

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

fortreno.org/...
travelok.com/...

October

22

Petrified Forest Marathon

Petrified Forest NP, AZ

active.com

October

29

Ghosts of Fort Reno

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

fortreno.org/...
travelok.com/...

October

31

Halloween

November

4-7

Will Rogers Days

Claremore, OK and Oologah, OK

travelok.com/...

November

10-13

International Route 66 Festival

Downtown Los Angeles

route66losangeles.com

November

11

Veteran's Day

National Holiday

November

11

Route 66 Birthday

Route 66 was officially established on November 11th, 1926.

November

12

Route 66 90th Celebration in Needles

El Garces, Needles, CA

10am - 4pm, car & boat show, beer garden, tours of El Garces, etc.

November

13

Litchfield Route 66 Half Marathon

Litchfield, IL

runningintheusa.com/...

November

19-20

Williams Route 66 Marathon

Tulsa, OK

route66marathon.com

November

24

Thanksgiving

National Holiday

December

25

Christmas

National Holiday

December

26

Christmas (observed)

Alternate federal personnel holiday for Christmas due to it occurring in a weekend.

December

31

New Year's Eve

If you find information on an event related to Route 66 missing in the above list, please let us know the details.

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