MCCD hosting 1860s-themed Independence Day celebration

DECATUR - The Macon County Conservation District is inviting central Illinois residents to enjoy an 1860s-themed Independence Day celebration on June 27.

Officials say the celebration will take place at Homestead Prairie Farm, located in Rock Springs Conservation, from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Participants will be able to enjoy a vintage baseball game between the Rock Springs Ground Squirrels and St. Louis Perfectos, as well as a concert and ice cream social.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information about this celebration, visit
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