DuQuoin State Fair Parade

Join us for the kick-off parade for the DuQuoin State Fair Parade. Terri and her supporting volunteers will in the parade and handing out goodies to all the spectators. View the DuQuoin State Fair website here: http://www.agr.state.il.us/dq/

Directions to event:
DuQuoin, Illinois, located on U.S. Route 51, one of the major north-south arteries in America, is some 90 minutes southeast of St. Louis, Missouri in the heart of beautiful southern Illinois. There is major interstate service from the north via Interstate 57 and from the south via Interstate 24 & 57. From the west, Interstate 64 services the area from St. Louis to Louisville and beyond.

Du Quoin is 20 minutes north of Carbondale, Illinois, the home of Southern Illinois University, a nationally known educational institution. We are also just 20 minutes from the northern edge of the Shawnee National forest, 250,000 acres of rugged topography, rock formations and unequaled scenery.


  • From St. Louis -- I-64 east to Route 51 exit. Follow Route 51 south to DuQuoin. 
  • From Paducah -- I-24 west to I-57 to Benton exit. From Benton take Route 14 west to DuQuoin. 
  • From Chicago -- I-57 south to Benton exit. From Benton take Route 14 west to DuQuoin.
August 23, 2013 at 6:00pm - 7pm
DuQuoin State Fairgrounds
1391 S Washington St
DuQuoin, IL 62832
United States
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