John L. Lewis Events for 2021
Last year would have been the museum's 30th year, but to no avail. So, we'll try for celebrating this years, with the museum open July 6 through September 30: Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., our annual Festival September 4, including many festivities: Fireman's Breakfast, Big Hill 5K Adventure Run, parade, raffle drawing, kids raffle, kids pedal tractor pull, cake walk and more!
JOHN L. LEWIS LABOR FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, September 4, 2021
6-10 A.M. Firemen’s Breakfast at Fire House
7:30 A.M. Registration for Big Hill Mine Adventure Run @ B & C Mercantile
8:30 A.M. Adventure Run Begins @ B & C Mercantile
9-11 A.M. Free Blood Pressure Check at SW corner of the Lodge Building
given by Lucas County Health Nurse
9 A.M.-3 P.M. John L. Lewis Mining & Labor Museum Open
10 A.M.-4 P.M. Flea Market/Vendors
10 A.M-2 P.M. Kids Games (Carnival type games, Sand Art, Face Painting & Bounce
10 A.M. Sandwich & Drink Stand Open
9-10:30 A.M. Chariton River Valley Antique Power Association Tractor
Display in front of the John L. Lewis Museum.
9:30-10:30 A.M. Parade Registration 2 blocks east of John L. Lewis Museum
10:45 A.M. To be in Parade line-up
11 A.M. Parade
11:30 A.M. Beef & Noodle Dinner following Parade at Community Building
12:30 P.M. Children’s Pedal Tractor Pull Registration (100 lb. limit)
in front of John L. Lewis Museum
12:30 P.M. Firemen’s Water Fights in front of Fire Station
1-3 P.M. Ice Cream Social
1 P.M. Pedal Tractor Pull in front of John L. Lewis Museum
2 P.M. Free Children’s Drawing-After Pedal Tractor Pull
1:45 P.M. Cake Decorating Contest
2 P.M. Cake Walk in Community Building
3 P.M. Raffle Drawing for 50” TV, Webber Grill, Gift Certificates, Quilt &
Money Prizes in Community Building.
Free Outdoor Movie Night at Dusk (Between Fire House & Lucas Handmade Treasures
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