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2017

Jun-Sep

1-30

America's Road: The Journey of Route 66

Discovery Center in Springfield, MO

route66exhibit.com

Jul-Oct

24-28

Birthplace of Route 66 Exhibit - Memories of the Mother Road

History Museum on the Square, Springfield, MO

Temporary exhibit in addition to the permanent Route 66 exihibit

September

8-24

World Music Festival Chicago

Chicago, IL

cityofchicago.org/...

Sep-Oct

16-14

Military Vehicle Preservation Association Route 66 Convoy

Chicago, IL to Santa Monica, CA

details
mvpa.org/...
convoyontheair.org/

September

21

The Women On The Mother Road in Missouri - Excerpts

History Museum on the Square - Springfield, MO

September

22

ShermanFest

Sherman, IL

shermanilchamber.org/
illinoisroute66.org/...

September

22-23

Threshermen's Bluegrass Festival

Pontiac, IL

2017 flyer

September

22-23

Best of the West on 66

Kingman, AZ

bestoftheweston66.com

September

22-24

Springfield International Route 66 Mother Road Festival

Springfield, IL

route66fest.com

September

22-24

Andy Devine Days Festival

Kingman, AZ

andydevinedaysfestival.com/

September

23

Route 66 Parade

Duarte, CA

duartechamber.com/...

September

23-24

Andy Devine Days Parade & PCRA Rodeo

Kingman, AZ

gokingman.com/...
gokingman.com/...
kingmanrodeo.org

Sep-Oct

23-1

Route 66: The Mother Road - Adventure Cycling

Santa Fe, NM - Flagstaff, AZ

Route 66 guided cycling trip - advanced

adventurecycling.org/...
web

Sep-Oct

25-7

National Route 66 Motor Tour

Pontiac, IL to Santa Monica, CA

route66motortour.com

September

27-30

National Cavalry Competition

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

uscavalry.org/...

September

29

Route 66 Cruisers Car Show

Claremore, OK

route66cruisersok.org
route66cruisersok.org/...

September

29-30

Standin' on the Corner Festival

Winslow, AZ

Sep-Oct

30-29

Maple Leaf Festival

Carthage, MO

web
2017 brochure

October

1

Mother Road marathon

from Commerce, OK to Joplin, MO

localraces.com/...

October

1

Women of Illinois Route 66

Edwardsville, IL

Presentation by Cheryl Eichar Jett

route66chick.blogspot.com/...

October

2

Women of Illinois Route 66

Macoupin County Historical Society's library, Carlinville IL

Presentation by Cheryl Eichar Jett

route66chick.blogspot.com/...

October

6-7

Just Crusin Car Show

Winslow, AZ

justcruisncarclub.com

October

7

Czech Festival

Yukon, OK

czechfestivaloklahoma.com

October

7

Rendezvous back to Route 66

San Bernardino, CA

rendezvoustoroute66.com

October

7

Ghosts of Fort Reno

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

Reservation required

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

October

7

Pumpkin Chunkin Festival

Girard, IL

illinoisroute66.org/...
girardilchamber.org/...

October

7-15

International Balloon Fiesta

Albuquerque, NM

balloonfiesta.com

October

9

Columbus Day

National Holiday

October

13-15

ARTober Fest

Williams, AZ

carefreeazfestivals.com/...

October

14

Route 66 Bristow Car, Truck, Bike & Tractor Show

Bristow, OK

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

October

14

Rude 66 Festival

Kingman, AZ

Car and Music Festival

rude66fest.com

October

14

Route 66 Billboard Association Fundraiser

Munger Moss Motel, Lebanon, MO

October

14-15

Off the Rails - A Route 66 Wine Festival

Kingman, AZ

kingmanofftherails.com

October

19-22

Oktoberfest Tulsa

Tulsa, OK

tulsaoktoberfest.org

October

19-23

Miles of Possibility

Joliet, IL

route66milesofpossibility.com

October

20-21

Route 66 flywheelers

Catoosa, OK

25th Annual show

route66flywheelers.org/...

October

21

Petrified Forest Marathon

Petrified Forest NP, AZ

petrifiedforestmarathon.com

October

21

Ghosts of Fort Reno

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

Reservation required

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

October

21-22

Route 66 Cuba Fest

Cuba, MO

October

22

Litchfield Route 66 Half Marathon

Litchfield, IL

racemaker.org/...

October

28

Ghosts of Fort Reno

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

Reservation required

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

October

31

Halloween

November

2-5

Will Rogers Days

Claremore, OK and Oologah, OK

travelok.com/...

November

10

Veteran's Day (observed)

Alternate federal personnel holiday for Veteran's Day due to it occurring in a weekend.

November

11

Veteran's Day

National Holiday

November

11

Route 66 Birthday

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

November

18-19

Williams Route 66 Marathon

Tulsa, OK

route66marathon.com

November

23

Thanksgiving

National Holiday

December

2-3

Miami Route 66 Christmas Parade

travelok.com/...

December

10

Fort Reno Christmas Guns

Fort Reno, El Reno, OK

fortreno.org/...

December

25

Christmas

National Holiday

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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