The 2014 Gathering at Macktown Remembrance
2221 Freeport Road
Rockton, IL 61072
This historic re-enactment brings once more to life the days of the early Illinois frontier. Talk with voyageurs, trappers, Native Americans, militiamen, settlers and craftsmen who have gathered to trade news and goods. Demonstrations of black powder shooting, tomahawk throwing, early crafts and life ways. Period foods and crafts available for purchase. Admission: $7, students $5. www.macktownlivinghistory.com or 815-624-4200.