Amish Country - Arthur, IL 

Thursday, April 19th or Thursday, April 26th

Back again, pick from two different dates to go see the Amish Country. On Thursday, April 19, the group will enjoy a tour of the 28th Annual Quilt Show. On Thursday, April 26, the group will view a woodworking demonstration.  Both dates will enjoy a delicious home cooked meal in an Amish home. The countryside tour will include a stop at Beachy’s Bulk Foods to stock up on homemade products. It also includes time in downtown  Arthur, where you can explore shops filled with hand sewn quilts, fresh made bread and baked goods, hand crafted woodwork, antiques & local crafts! 

  • Event Time: 7:00 a.m. to 6:45 p.m.
  • Fee: $75 per person - Fee includes motorcoach, entry to quilt show or woodworking demonstration, and lunch at Amish home
  • Registration deadline is Friday, April 6th, 2018


To reserve a seat on the trip, please call the Parks Department at 618-692-7538. Make checks payable to Edwardsville Parks Department:
118 Hillsboro Avenue
Edwardsville, IL 62025

Please write "ESCAPE" on the envelope. No refunds will be issued after the registration deadline.

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