18th Annual Route 66 Festival Will be held June 12 & 13, 2015

Come get your kicks at the Edwardsville, Illinois Route 66 Festival! If classic cars, great food and family fun are your idea of a good time, join us for the 18th Annual Route 66 Festival on June 12 & 13 at City Park in downtown Edwardsville.

The City of Edwardsville is excited to welcome the community back to the park to enjoy great food, live music, the classic car cruise through town, local artists, children's activities, trolley rides and much more.

Scheduled Events

06.12.15, 5:00pm – Edwardsville City Park, Festival Opens
06.12.15, 6:30pm – Live Music by Gone Country
06.12.15, 8:00pm. – Children’s area & art vendors close at dark
06.12.15, 9:00pm – Live Music by Well Hungarians
06.12.15, 12:00am – Festival closes

06.13.15, 8:00am - Metro Milers 10k Run
06.13.15, 10:00am - Food, beverage and art vendors open
                                  Children's Area and Historic Tent and info area open
06.13.15, 12:30pm - Live Music by Babaloo
06.13.15, 1:00pm - Historic Trolley Tours begin on the 1/2 hour
06.13.15, 2:30pm - Live Music by Happenstance
06.13.15, 3:00pm - Classic Cars begin to assemble at Cassens and MCT lots
06.13.15, 4:00pm - Live Music by Hurricane Ruth
                                 Classic Car show begins at Cassens and MCT lots
06.13.15, 6:30pm - Exit 12
                                 Classic Car Cruise begins
06.13.15, 8:00pm - Children's Area and Art Vendors close at dark
06.13.15, 9:30pm - Live Music by Dr. Zhivegas
06.13.15, 12:00am - Festival closes


The Edwardsville Route 66 Festival is seeking volunteers. Please call Katie Grable at Parks & Recreation at (618) 692-7538 if you are interested in volunteering or register online.

The Festival is looking for sponsors.
pdfDownload the sponsorship brochure.

Official Sponsors